Indianapolis school official: Funding boost helps few

The Indianapolis Public Schools superintendent called for a re-evaluation of how the state pays for services for non-English-speaking students because schools with the highest populations are shortchanged.

Traffic creeps along I-55 in north Jackson, Miss., Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014 as ice and snow flurries cause difficult driving conditions. A severe winter storm is expected to hit the state bringing ice and snow to the Gulf Coast. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Homeland Security offers winter weather driving reminders

Being prepared to handle potential slide-offs, accidents or other car trouble in winter is a simple, but crucial step to take when preparing for winter. The Indiana Department of Homeland Security has provided several reminders to prepare your car for winter weather and what to do if you are in an accident.


Woman pinned under cab of semi in rollover crash

A female passenger in the rig appeared to have been ejected through the windshield and was partially pinned under the front of the cab after a semi rolled over on the Indiana Toll Road near Orland.