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Griffith Police Arrest Suspect at the Scene

In Griffith, police say they apprehended a suspect in the act after officers responded to the report of a potential armed robbery shortly before 8-o’clock Tuesday night at Radio Shack in the 200 block of West Ridge Road. Police say the individual was taken into custody without incident as he exited the store. Authorities say […]

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January Snowstorm Grants Surpass $1 Million in Indiana

Counties in northwest Indiana are among those statewide receiving assistance to help recover from the winter storm in early January. Governor Mike Pence announced today (Wednesday Sept 17) that more than a million dollars in federal grants has been obligated so far to local and state government and other organizations that provide public services. In […]

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Huge Turnout For Walk MS Northwest

Highland’s Wicker Park was covered in a sea of orange for Walk MS Northwest this past Sunday. National Multiple Sclerosis Society Marketing Director Amanda Shelly says an estimated one-thousand people were on hand. The day was deemed a celebration with all participants given a medal at the end of the walk and Overall Team Theme […]

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Indiana BMV Announces Excise Tax Refund

The Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles says it appears about 180-thousand individuals were overcharged for excise tax and are due their share of a total 29-million dollars, plus interest. BMV Commissioner Don Snemis announced Tuesday that some vehicles were misclassified for excise tax purposes, so those customers paid too much when they registered those vehicles. […]

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Disaster Drill Planned Saturday at USF Crown Point

Nursing students from the University of Saint Francis Crown Point and the Franciscan St. Anthony Health-Crown Point Emergency Medical Services Academy will collaborate on a disaster drill.  The first-time exercise between the two nursing educators will involve around fifty students responding to a simulated five-car accident.  Students will remove “victims” from vehicles and transport them […]

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NBCNews.comPolice: Indiana man ate ex-girlfriend's organsIndianapolis StarTUESDAY, SEPT. 17, UPDATE: The deputy Clark County prosecutor who agreed to a reduced bond for a Jeffersonville man later accused of killing his girlfriend and eating her flesh has resigned, the county's chief deputy prosec...[read more]

Matchup Preview: Orlando Magic vs Indiana PacersPresto in the PaintWe'll also find out what they believe will be the most intriguing matchup when the two team's meet during the regular season. We begin the Eastern Conference with a look at the Central Division and the Indiana Pacers. HoopsHabit's...[read more]

Indiana Public MediaIndiana BMV announces overcharges of about $29 millionWLWT CincinnatiUnder Indiana law, vehicles are placed in a tax classification based on value determined by the price of the vehicle and adjusted for Consumer Price Index data related to increases in new automobile prices. I...[read more]

Police: Jeff man ate ex-girlfriend's organsThe Courier-JournalA Southern Indiana man accused of fatally stabbing his ex-girlfriend told police that he mutilated her body and ate several of her organs, according to court records. Joseph A. Oberhansley, 33, who appeared in Clark Circuit Court on Mo...[read more]

Recruiting updates involving Indiana and PurdueIndianapolis Star>>>Indiana coach Tom Crean is making a swing through Indy today, making stops at North Central for sophomore Kris Wilkes (offers from Indiana, Purdue and Xavier) and at Southport for junior Joey Brunk (Indiana, Iowa, Michigan State, ...[read more]

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CNNBiden says use of term 'shylock' was a poor choiceCNN(CNN) -- Vice President Joe Biden said on Wednesday his use of the term "shylock," which some consider anti-Semitic, was "a poor choice of words." His statement came a day after the national director of the Anti-Defamation League issued a mi...[read more]

SFGateCalifornia wildfires: Thousands evacuated, fires explode in sizeLos Angeles TimesSmoke from the King fire rises into the sky near Pollock Pines, Calif., on Sept. 15. Smoke from the King fire rises into the sky near Pollock Pines, Calif., on Sept. 15. (Rich Pedroncelli / Associated Press). S...[read more]

New York Daily NewsSocial media sleuths help police ID Philadelphia gay bash hate crime suspectsNew York Daily NewsCrack social media sleuths appear to have helped Philadelphia police track down a pack of well-dressed goons wanted on hate crime charges after they allegedly attacked two gay men in...[read more]

ABC NewsAccused Cop Shooter Eric Frein Played Soldiers in War FilmsABC NewsThe suspect in the shooting of two Pennsylvania state troopers has spent years reenacting military history and has shaved the sides of his head into a bizarre Mohawk as "part of the mental preparation" for his alleged atta...[read more]

ReutersHolder calls for bigger rewards for whistleblowersCBS NewsU.S. Attorney General Eric Holder today called on Congress Wednesday to provide bigger financial rewards to Wall Street whistleblowers, arguing that the current payoffs are too small to entice executives to provide evidence against ...[read more]