AM-1310 The Light Breaking News with Kim Wells

UPDATE:  CBS News is reporting, iconic singer/musician, Prince, is dead at age 57. ORIGINAL STORY:  A body has been found at Paisley Park Studios, outside Minneapolis. According to local media in the city (KMSP-TV/FOX 9), a death has been reported at the studios owned by singer/musician Prince and emergency responders are on the scene right […]

Indiana State Police have responded to a deadly double-shooting at the Cummins Engine Plant in Seymour, Indiana on this busy Thursday morning. It appears to be a murder-suicide, according to various reports, at the 800 E. Third Street plant location where an employee entered and killed their boss. Police remain on the scene at this hour and a full investigation […]

Arthur Jordan, local businessman and television personality, died unexpectedly from complications of a stroke, on Friday morning, February 19. Most folks around town knew Jordan, simply as “Art”. He was a proud family man–father of two adult children–daughter, Treba and son, Deryck and grandfather of Alyssa. Jordan served as CEO and proprietor of Arthur Jordan and Associates—a […]

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia is dead. Reports out of San Antonio, Texas say the justice was found dead at a resort in West Texas near the city of Marfa. Scalia, at age 79, was the longest serving justice on the Supreme Court and was known for his extremely conservative views and right-wing decisions. […]

The man who was the emergency manager in Flint, Michigan, when the city changed its water supply is refusing to testify before Congress. The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee wants to question Darnell Earley sometime today about the water crisis in Flint and had him served with a subpoena. Earley was the manager in charge […]

Just before the holidays–a season that we all love to nibble on our favorite treats–thousands of bags of candy are being recalled because they might make people sick. Check your snack stash (and your gift-giving stash too). Mars Chocolate North America is recalling its Dove Chocolate Assortment Snowflakes because the 24-ounce bags could contain pieces of […]

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, November 14 for legendary Indianapolis radio broadcaster, Amos Brown. Services will be held at Light of the World Christian Church at 11 a.m. with a calling set for Friday from 12 Noon to 6 p.m. at the church and immediately before Saturday’s service.  The Indiana Hall of Fame broadcaster […]

News is breaking in Washington, DC on Capitol Hill that House Speaker John Boehner will resign at the end of October. The word comes from Representative John Mica of Florida, who says Boehner has given his notice to the Republican rank and file. One of Boehner’s aides says Boehner believes that a dispute over leadership would […]

The death of Freddie Gray happened on the streets of Baltimore and now we know that the police officers who are charged in his death will be tried in the courtrooms of that city as well. Click the media player below to hear the latest development in the Gray case and hear one law professor weigh-in […]

Former Subway Spokesman Jared Fogle pleaded guilty to several charges of child pornography in federal court Wednesday morning in downtown Indianapolis. Fogle entered the courthouse around 9 a.m., about an hour after his attorney Ron Elberger.  The charges include distributing and receiving child porn and traveling across state lines seeking sex with minors. Some of the […]

Civil rights activist, Julian Bond, died Saturday night at the age of 75. A constant fighter for justice, and long-time chairman of the NAACP, Bond remained in service to humanity into his golden years. The Southern Poverty Law Center announced Bond’s passing: “With Julian’s passing, the country has lost one of its most passionate and […]

As kids head back to classrooms all across Indy and the nation, a staple of kids lunches–and maybe yours–has been recalled. Kraft is recalling 36,000 cases of its single-wrapped American cheese slices due to possible choking hazards. The company announced Friday that a thin strip of the film from that wrapper could remain stuck to […]