SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — John Lattner, the 1953 Heisman Trophy winner who helped lead Notre Dame to a 9-0-1 record and a No. 2 ranking in Frank Leahy's final year as coach, has died. He was 83.
CINCINNATI (AP) — The Department of Veterans Affairs says it has opened an investigation into its Cincinnati hospital.
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — The FBI says a now-retired sheriff's deputy in Delaware County sold more than $8,000 in county-owned ammunition.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana will launch an initiative next week to give residents who haven't finished a college degree some help to get back into the classroom.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis city officials and law enforcement officers face a lawsuit over alleged misuse of money and property seized during investigations.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indianapolis high school has hired an attorney to conduct an independent investigation into a former basketball coach accused of trying to entice a 15-year-old student into a sexual relationship.
NEWBURGH, Ind. (AP) — Union officials believe retirement offers could reduce the number of layoffs at an Alcoa plant in southwestern Indiana where the company is shutting down an aluminum smelter that has more than 500 workers.
LONG BEACH — The Long Beach Advisory Board of Zoning Appeals sought appointments of alternate members ahead of voting on the appeals against three sea walls. The board voted 3-0 to continue the matter at its next meeting, which the board rescheduled to March 22 at Long Beach Town Hall at 7 p.m.
A 22-year-old allegedly driving around a line of cars in a no-passing zone lost control and hit an oncoming vehicle head-on, killing the driver.
Growing up, it was not unusual for me to wake up in the middle of the night and hear my father on the phone for “work stuff,” as I was told.
“Education, like the light of the sun, should reach everyone.”
It was a social media post in 2015 which started the dominoes to fall.
Editor’s note: Reporter Jessica Campbell recently was invited to take part in ice rescue training with the La Porte Fire Department on Stone Lake in La Porte. This is a detailed description of the day, as told from Jessica’s point of view.
La PORTE — Being healthy does not have to be hard.
MICHIGAN CITY — On Friday morning Jane Daley waited in anticipation for a bison.
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — A Terre Haute man who served 25 years for the murder of his second wife was convicted Friday of killing his first wife.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Former Indiana Gov. Edgar Whitcomb was remembered Friday as a patriot and a hero during a Statehouse memorial service that recalled his service during World War II and his escape from a Japanese prisoner camp as much as his time as the state's top executive.
TORONTO (AP) — Shaquille O'Neal was just 9 years old when his stepfather began teaching him basketball with a plan to dominate like Wilt Chamberlain, Bill Russell and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana man who robbed and killed a cab driver when he was 18 years old has been released after spending more than two decades in prison.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A judge considering a challenge to Republican Gov. Mike Pence's order barring state agencies from helping Syrian refugees resettle in Indiana appeared skeptical Friday, peppering the state's lawyer with questions about whether the directive was achieving its stated goal of protecting the state's security.
EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — The fate of Tropicana Evansville's plans to move from its current riverboat docked along the Ohio River to a new $50 million onshore facility will be considered at an Indiana Gaming Commission meeting later this month.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Republican U.S. Rep. Todd Young has struck back at political foes in both parties who allege he failed to meet Indiana's ballot requirements in his bid for U.S. Senate.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — In a Jan. 24 story about a development project at the Indiana Dunes State Park, The Associated Press, relying on information from online state campaign finance records, reported erroneously that Rep. Ed Soliday, R-Valparaiso, received a campaign donation of about $1,200 from Chuck Williams, a regional Republican Party official and the developer behind the project. In fact, Soliday paid Williams $1,194.30 to assist with voter turnout efforts, records show.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis police say a sandwich shop employee has been critically injured after a motorist drove her SUV into the business.
NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Two former workers at a suburban Indianapolis day care where a 5-month-old boy died in 2013 have been order to pay the child's parents more than $2.3 million.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Tuberculosis testing has been recommended for nearly 400 students, faculty and staff at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis after a student was recently diagnosed with an active case of the disease.
GARY, Ind. (AP) — Gary police say a man and woman involved in domestic dispute are dead after apparently shooting each other.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — An Indianapolis man has pleaded guilty to breaking into an apartment shared by Indiana University students and raping one of them while holding a gun to her head.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Iowa coach Fran McCaffery needed his team to be better Thursday night.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana's Kevin "Yogi" Ferrell wanted the ball Thursday night.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Two top Indiana Republicans said Thursday they were surprised U.S. Senate candidate Todd Young may have failed to gather enough signatures to qualify for the ballot, and the GOP state Senate leader said if the allegation against the congressman is true it may be "one of the most colossal mistakes I've ever seen."
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — An Indianapolis woman said she asked her then-boyfriend's half-brother what he had done when she learned the fire they planned to ignite using natural gas had triggered an explosion that killed two neighbors and destroyed or damaged more than 80 homes.
RICHMOND, Ind. (AP) — Police in eastern Indiana say a Richmond man and a Missouri man have died after apparently shooting each other,
GOSHEN, Ind. (AP) — A judge has reduced to 10 years the sentence of a northern Indiana man convicted of felony murder in a home break-in after the Indiana Supreme Court threw out the murder convictions of three co-defendants.
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — The city of Muncie has released details of what it wants developers to build as part of a $48 million plan to develop its riverfront.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The driver of a bus that struck and killed an Indianapolis elementary school principal will not face criminal charges, a prosecutor announced Thursday.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Circumstantial evidence that helped convict a southern Indiana man in a quadruple killing doesn't prove his guilt beyond a reasonable doubt, only that he was "at the wrong place at the wrong time," his attorney told the state Supreme Court during Thursday's appeal hearing.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Statehouse rotunda has been shrouded in black for two days of memorial ceremonies honoring former Gov. Edgar Whitcomb following his death last week.
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — An Indianapolis woman whose house exploded, killing two people, told a jury her then-boyfriend's half-brother was promised $10,000 to blow up the house so they could collect $300,000 in insurance.
NEW YORK (AP) — Peyton Manning had a little fun with little brother Eli's sad face at the Super Bowl during an appearance on NBC's "Tonight Show."
BOSTON (AP) — Daily fantasy sports companies say their industry remains viable despite a rocky start to 2016.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Authorities say an Indianapolis police officer was badly hurt when another vehicle went through a flashing red light and crashed into his patrol car.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A former animal control officer in Indianapolis is accused of illegally cropping the ears of multiple dogs.
FISHERS, Ind. (AP) — The mayor of Fishers says two corporate headquarters are coming to the Indianapolis suburb with a combined investment of at least $21.5 million.
EAST CHICAGO, Ind. (AP) — The city of East Chicago is looking into whether a City Council member jailed on allegations of drug crimes and a homicide could attend meetings by video.
A 27-year-old La Porte man was hospitalized after being found lying on the side of the street in the snow late Tuesday night.
An American Legion post commander said many people have expressed anger after a break-in at the organization's La Porte building.
The La Porte County Board of Commissioners passed a resolution on Wednesday stating their opposition to Indiana State House Bill 1001 which proposes a raise in gas taxes, an increase local option taxes and suggests placing tolls on Interstates 94 and 65.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Brian Vickers is expected to replace injured driver Tony Stewart for the NASCAR season opener at Daytona International Speedway, a person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press.