Gary Indiana

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Gary Man Charged In Deadly Double Shooting

A northwest Indiana man who recently completed a 20-year prison term for murder is wanted on a new murder charge.


Police investigate a shooting in Gary, Indiana.

3 Dead, 4 Hurt In Two Shootings In Gary Indiana

Two people were killed and four others were shot during three separate shootings overnight in Gary, Ind.


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Former Gary Mayor Rudy Clay Dies

Former Gary Mayor Rudy Clay, who revealed more than two years ago that he was suffering from prostate cancer, has died.


Olympic Gold Medalist Gabby Douglas visits her grandparents home in Gary, Indiana.

Olympic Gold Medalist Gabby Douglas Visits Gary

From the little girl who ate sweet potato pie at her grandparent’s on Thanksgiving to an international star–the first African American gymnast to win the individual Gold Medal at the Olympics.

CBS 2–10/15/2012

Tiesha Powell comforts baby Kyan  at Comer Children's Hospital. (Credit: CBS)

10-Month-Old Boy Survives 3-Story Fall In Gary

A 10-month-old boy from Gary, Ind., is lucky to be alive. Somehow he survived a 35-foot fall after a window screen came loose in his family’s third-floor apartment.


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Residents Told To Stay Indoors After Derailment In Gary

Residents within a square mile of a train derailment in Gary’s Miller section were being asked Sunday to stay indoors as much as possible to allow emergency and heavy equipment workers to clean up the wreckage.


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Bones Discovered In Gary Aren’t Human After All

A forensic anthropologist determined Monday that some bones that turned up in Gary, Ind., over the weekend were not human after all.

CBS Chicago–03/11/2012

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Woman Found Dead In Gary Apartment Fire

GARY, Ind. (STMW) — Officials are investigating the cause of what they suspect is an accidental fire at a Gary apartment complex that claimed the life of the 56-year-old woman who lived there. Cpl. Gabrielle […]


Karen Freeman-Wilson, mayor of Gary, Ind. (CBS File Photo)

New Gary Mayor Introduces Public Safety Team

Gary’s new mayor is pledging to put the brakes on a growing number of burglaries in the city. That’s just one item on Karen Freeman-Wilson’s “to-do” list after taking office as Gary’s first female mayor.

CBS 2–01/04/2012

Police investigate a shooting scene where a young boy was injured. (CBS)

7-Year-Old Boy Shot In Head In Gary

A 7-year-old boy was shot in the head inside his Gary home early Sunday morning and a man at the home was also shot in the groin.

CBS Chicago–12/25/2011

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Woman Raped At Gary Train Station Killed In Hit-And-Run

A 69-year-old woman who was raped at a northwest Indiana train station in August was killed in a hit-and-run on Sunday.


Karen Freeman-Wilson

Freeman-Wilson Discusses Vision For Future Of Gary, Ind.

She’s got a Harvard law degree and served as Indiana’s attorney general, but Karen Freeman-Wilson is about take on her toughest challenge yet as the newly-elected mayor of Gary, Ind.

CBS 2–11/16/2011

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Chicago Man Dies In Apparent Drowning At Gary Beach

A Chicago man died Saturday afternoon in an apparent drowning off Wells Street Beach in Gary, Ind., after rescuers were unable to revive him.


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New Lenox Man May Have Drowned In Rip Currents At Gary Beach

Rescue personnel are searching for a New Lenox man who may have drowned Wednesday afternoon near Wells Street Beach in Gary.

CBS Chicago–08/10/2011

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Local Girl, 6, Drowns In Gary, Ind.

A 6-year-old girl from the Chicago area drowned Saturday at Lake Street Beach in Gary, according to Gary police.


A roof collapse during a fire at a three-story building in Gary, Ind., in April, 2011. (Credit: Gary Post-Tribune)

3 Firefighters Hurt After Roof Collapses In Gary, Ind.

Three firefighters were hurt in Gary, Ind., on Tuesday when the ceiling of a burning building collapsed on them.


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6 Kids Among 9 Rescued From Fire In Gary

Three police officers in Gary, Ind., rescued nine people from a burning home on Wednesday, including six children.


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Furloughed Gary Firefighter Resorts To Panhandling

A Gary firefighter who lost his job in a round of budget-cutting layoffs has resorted to panhandling to make ends meet.


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Christmas Eve Shooting Claims Gary Man’s Life

A Gary man died early Christmas Eve after being shot in the chest, according to the Lake County, Ind. Coroner’s office.


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Gary City Attorney Convicted Of Trafficking With Inmate

Lake Superior Court jurors convicted Gary, Ind. City Attorney Carl Jones of trafficking with an inmate.