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Indy family gets wheelchair accessible van thanks to Pacers' Paul George

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — An Indianapolis family raising money to purchase a wheelchair accessible van for their daughter, who has cerebral palsy was able to get purchase the van. 98 more words


Police Investigate Officer-Involved Shooting In Long Beach

LONG BEACH (CBSLA.com) — Long Beach police Thursday were investigating an officer-involved shooting.

Police were contacted around 7:30 p.m. Wednesday by paramedics who were assisting an intoxicated man who was acting violently int he 4600 block of East 15th Street. 29 more words


Fort Campbell training to include preparing for emergency

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) – For one day next week, the training at Fort Campbell will include preparing for a weather emergency.

The Army post along the Kentucky-Tennessee border says a weather-related emergency response exercise is set for June 2. 71 more words


SWAT Team, Police Surround Home With Man Barricaded Inside

HOLLY (WWJ) – A SWAT team and police officers have surrounded a neighborhood where a man has barricaded himself inside a home.

The Oakland County Sheriff’s office confirmed that a man is barricaded in a home in the Village of Holly. 53 more words


Indy 8th-grader spells his way into semifinals

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — The Scripps National Spelling Bee will have a champion Thursday, and an Indianapolis child is in the semifinals.

Cy Orentlicher, a 14-year-old in the eighth grade at Hasten Hebrew Academy, will be among the competitors when the bee continues at 10 a.m. 68 more words


2-Year-Old Girl Recovering After Falling From 3rd Floor Window In Brooklyn

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A 2-year-old girl is recovering in the hospital after falling out the window of her third floor apartment building in Brooklyn. 140 more words


Photos: May 28 severe storms

Storms bringing frequent lightning and high winds downed trees, caused power outages, and were blamed for at least one house fire.

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