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Dyer PD Seek Help to Locate Dog That Bit a Child on Sunday

In Dyer, police are seeking the public’s help to locate a dog that bit a 12 year old girl Sunday afternoon at Pheasant Hills Park. Dyer Police Detective Sgt. Don Foley told the Region News Team the child was playing at the playground, around 12:30pm, when a dog described as a shaggy shepherd-mix with medium […]

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Pence Delivers Remarks at Funeral of Nickolaus Schultz

Indiana Governor Mike Pence delivered remarks today at the funeral of fallen Merrillville Police Officer Nickolaus Schultz, offering his deepest sympathies and prayers. Governor Pence says the whole state is mourning the passing of Nickolaus Schultz, a self-less man who took the lead and looked after those around him, whether it was at Lowell High […]

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Building in LaPorte Struck by Hit and Run Vehicle

A building in LaPorte sustained over 20-thousand dollars in damages after it was struck by a hit-and-run driver sometime between 6pm on Friday and 8am on Saturday. LaPorte Police report damage at the scene, at 15-hundred Lake Street, indicated the suspect vehicle was traveling west on Lake Street when it failed to negotiate the curve […]

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Gary Woman Arrested for OWI with Daughter in Back Seat

A 23 year old Gary woman and a 40 year Portage man were arrested on Sunday for operating a vehicle while intoxicated. Indiana State Police Lowell Post reports troopers responded to a car crash at 7:30am Sunday, on I-80 eastbound, one mile west of Central Avenue. A preliminary investigation revealed a vehicle driven by the […]

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House Fire Sunday in LaPorte Under Investigation

The cause of a house fire Sunday morning in LaPorte remains under investigation. LaPorte Police report witnesses informed officers they were driving by the home, in the 33-hundred block of Silverbrook Avenue, when they saw the front of it was on fire. The witnesses stated they knocked on the door in an attempt to alert […]


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USA TODAYPolice: Indiana man ate parts of dead girlfriend's bodyUSA TODAYLOUISVILLE, Ky. — A 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...[read more]

Indianapolis StarIndiana Football: Grading the Hoosiers vs. Bowling GreenHoosier State of MindWell if you're looking for bright spots, it'd be this: the sub-par passing offense we saw against Indiana State appears to have been an aberration. Sudfeld finished the road game with a QBR of 80.2 (it w...[read more]

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ReutersCourt puts Indiana gay marriage ruling on holdWISH-TVINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Same-sex couples hoping to get married in Indiana will have to wait until the U.S. Supreme Court addresses the question of whether gay marriage bans are constitutional. The 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago...[read more]

Indiana Public MediaHow does Indiana rank? Lawmakers discuss state tax policy, revenuesFox 59INDIANAPOLIS (Sept. 15, 2014) – From the things we buy, to the money we earn, there's no avoiding taxes. But when it comes to taxes- how is Indiana doing as a state? On Monday, a commission of state lawma...[read more]

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MiamiHerald.comSen. Roderick Wright resigns from South Bay seat in California SenateThe Daily BreezeSenate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg accepted Wright's one-sentence letter, which stated his resignation is effective Sept. 22. Jennifer Hanson, a spokeswoman for Wright, confirmed the senato...[read more]

NY1NYC One of Four Possible Locations for Obama's Presidential LibraryNY1The future location of President Barack Obama's presidential library and museum has been narrowed down to four locations, and New York City is one of them. The Barack Obama Foundation says 13 schools submitted applications v...[read more]

New York TimesUtah Victim Was Fleeing When Shot by Police, Private Autopsy FindsNew York TimesA memorial to Darrien Nathaniel Hunt, 22, who was shot to death by the police last week. Credit Jeffrey D. Allred/Deseret News. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the main story. Continue ...[read more]

ReutersN. California fire damages more than 100 buildings, forces evacuationsLos Angeles TimesA Northern California wildfire that broke out Monday afternoon has damaged or destroyed more than 100 structures, forced at least 1,500 residents to evacuate and led to the shutdown of two highways, fire...[read more]

ReutersUPDATE 1-Children of Arizona gun instructor who was killed by girl wish her ...Reuters(Adds background, link to video). By Daniel Wallis. Sept 15 (Reuters) - The children of an Arizona gun range instructor who was fatally shot by a 9-year-old girl with an Uzi submachine gun are encouraging...[read more]