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First Father-Daughter Dance Held At Indianapolis Correctional Facility

Posted On November 17, 2014

(Indianapolis, IN) -- The first-ever father-daughter dance at an Indianapolis correctional facility was held this weekend. Ericka Sanders organized the dance at the Indianapolis Re-Entry Educational Facility for low-level offenders.   About 30 dads and 40 daughters got to spend time together at Saturday's dance. Sanders said it went so well, they hope to make…

White House Confirms ISIS Has Killed U.S. Hostage

Posted On November 17, 2014

(Undated) -- ISIS says it's killed another American and President Obama is calling the beheading of hostage Peter Kassig an act of pure evil. ISIS announced the aid worker's killing as part of 15-minute video the group posted Sunday morning. The video included the beheadings of at least 14 other men the militant Islamist group…

Parents Vow To Keep Kassig’s Legacy Alive

Posted On November 16, 2014

(Undated) -- The parents of Peter Kassig say they are heartbroken by the news of their son's death and are committed to keeping his legacy alive. ISIS released a video Sunday that showed militants had beheaded the aid worker from Indianapolis. The 26-year-old Kassig was a former Army Ranger and was doing humanitarian work in…

Indiana Native Kassig Claimed Beheaded By ISIS

Posted On November 16, 2014

(Undated)  --  A former U.S. Army Ranger, convert to Islam and Syrian aid worker is reportedly dead at the hands of ISIS. A video posted on the Internet Sunday morning shows a masked ISIS militant believed to be "Jihadi John," a man with a British accent who has appeared in other beheading videos. The video…

Family Of Kassig Requests Privacy, Respect For Son

Posted On November 16, 2014

(Indianapolis, IN) -- The family of the Indiana man allegedly beheaded by ISIS is requesting privacy while today's video is confirmed. Ed and Paula Kassig issued a statement this morning saying they are aware of the news reports but will have no further statements until the government confirms the death of their son, Peter. The…