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IU Scientist Looking For Better Way To Kill Mosquitos

Inside a lab at IU School of Medicine, Dr. Molly Duman-Scheel has been killing mosquitoes by the thousands.


Indiana University campus in Bloomington. (University photo)

IU Student From Libertyville Dies At Sorority House

An Indiana University student from north suburban Libertyville died at her sorority house Thursday night.


Karlijn Keijzer, 25, was a doctoral student at Indiana University, and a decorated member of the rowing team. (Credit: Indiana University)

Indiana Doctoral Student Among Malaysian Plane Crash Victims

A doctoral student and decorated former rower at Indiana University was among the 298 people killed when Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine on Thursday.


John Malone. (Credit: Fenwick High School)

River Forest Student Dead In Crash On Way Home From Indiana University

John Malone, 20, was riding in an SUV with three others about 60 miles south of Chicago on Interstate 65, when the vehicle blew a tire and spun out of control.

CBS 2–05/05/2013

Cody Zeller #40 of the Indiana Hoosiers goes up with the ball against James Southerland #43,C.J. Fair #5 and Rakeem Christmas #25 of the Syracuse Orange during the East Regional Round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Verizon Center on March 28, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Syracuse Upsets Indiana 61-50

With its 2-3 zone defense disruptive from start to finish, and Michael Carter-Williams pouring in 24 points, fourth-seeded Syracuse upset No. 1 seed Indiana 61-50 Thursday night to reach the NCAA tournament’s East Regional final.


Rick Pitino. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Baffoe: I’m Picking A 16 Seed To Win A Tournament Game

I suck. Those of you who take the time to type comments on columns on the Internet—pardon me, “articles,” to use your term—know that already. But when it comes to filling out an NCAA Tournament bracket, I really suck.

CBS Chicago–03/20/2013

Tyler Griffey.  (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Wisch: Illini Need To Make Upset Of No. 1 IU Mean Even More

It was a win that only the heaviest orange Kool-Aid drinker could have possibly seen coming, but it’s a victory that will forever be viewed by every Illini fan as among the greatest in school history.

CBS Chicago–02/08/2013

Lauren Spierer, an Indiana University student, has been missing since June 3. (Spierer Family Photo)

Missing Indiana Student’s Mother Issues Angry Letter

The mother of missing Indiana University student Lauren Spierer posted a bitter letter on the family Web site Thursday — as she awaits the results of DNA testing on a skull found in the White River near Indianapolis.

WBBM Newsradio–08/03/2012

Coach Bobby Knight speaks with guard Neil Reed. (Mandatory Credit: Gary Mook  /Allsport)

Neil Reed, Player Who Was Choked By Bobby Knight, Dies

Neil Reed, the former Indiana basketball player who coach Bob Knight was caught on tape choking in 1997, has died after collapsing in his Central California home. He was 36.

670 The Score–07/27/2012

Lauren Spierer, an Indiana University student, has been missing since June 3. (Spierer Family Photo)

Search For Lauren Spierer Continues In Indiana, One Year Later

A year ago Sunday, Indiana University student Lauren Spierer vanished after a night out with friends.

CBS Chicago–06/01/2012

Lauren Spierer, an Indiana University student, has been missing since June 3. (Spierer Family Photo)

Weekend Marks 1st Anniversary Of Indiana University Student’s Disappearance

A year ago Sunday, Indiana University student Lauren Spierer vanished after a night out with friends.

CBS Chicago–05/31/2012

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Indiana Tops Nation For Sex Assaults Of High School-Age Girls

In Indiana, girls have a higher chance of becoming the victim of sexual assault than almost any other place in the country.

CBS Chicago–04/09/2012

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Zeller Leads No. 18 Indiana Past Notre Dame, 69-58

Cody Zeller, the Hoosiers’ highly-touted freshman, dominated in the middle, scoring 21 points, grabbing eight rebounds and leading No. 18 Indiana past the Fighting Irish 69-58 in the inaugural Crossroads Classic.


Luke Gates, 21, of Bloomington, Ind., was one of three American students arrested in Egypt on Nov. 22, 2011, amid violent protests in Tahrir Square in Cairo. (Photo Courtesy WISH-TV)

Indiana University Student Among 3 Americans Arrested In Cairo

Three American students have been arrested in Egypt, including a young man from Indiana. The three students were among the tens of thousands of protesters who flooded Cairo’s central square, where violent clashes broke out between police and the crowds.


Tavon Wilson #3 of the University of Illinois Fighting Illini attempts to tackle Henry Josey #41 of the University of Missouri Tigers during the State Farm Arch Rivalry game on September 4, 2010 at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis, Missouri. The Tigers defeated the Fighting Illini 23-13.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Illinois’ Wilson Earns Big Ten Award

Illinois’ cornerback Tavon Wilson earned the Big Ten defensive player of the week for his performance in Saturday’s win over Indiana.

CBS Chicago–10/10/2011

Nathan Scheelhaase

Illini Ranked No. 16 In AP Poll

Off to their first 6-0 start since 1951, the Illini moved up to No. 16 in the AP poll and No. 15 in the USA Today Coaches poll.

CBS Chicago–10/10/2011

Lauren Spierer, an Indiana University student, has been missing since June 3. (Spierer Family Photo)

Authorities Search Landfill For Clues In IU Student’s Disappearance

FBI agents and police from Bloomington, Ind., searched a western Indiana landfill on Tuesday, in hopes of finding evidence in the case of an Indiana University student who has been missing for more than two months.

CBS Chicago–08/16/2011

A shadow of a woman on a wall. (Photo by Miguel Villagran/Getty Images)

Mom Of Disappeared Indiana Student Sets Up P.O. Box For Tips

The mother of an Indiana University student who vanished more than two weeks ago says the family has set up a post office box for anonymous tips.


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Study: Women Far More Generous Than Men

A study by Indiana University finds that when it comes to charitable contributions, women are more generous than men.

WBBM Newsradio–11/26/2010

Terry Lee Campbell Jr. (Police Booking Photo)

Indiana U. Nabs Suspect, Contacts FBI In Attack On Asians

FBI is asked to help decide if crime was a civil rights violation.

CBS Chicago–11/02/2010