A mother left her five-year-old son at a daycare in Michigan City last month and then hours later learned that he had died after being choked by a rope hanging from outdoor play equipment.
Michigan City, Ind. police said no one else was home during the incident in the couple’s residence in the 900 block of Cooper Street, near the Indiana State Prison.
Jeff Rennell of Ada, Mich. says more than a dozen first-responders worked tirelessly for three hours in bitter cold.
After seeing the tangled mess of cars and trucks on Interstate 94 on Thursday, many are saying it’s a miracle more people didn’t die.
A Chicago man and a husband and wife from Grand Rapids, Mich. were killed in the horrific wreck. At least 30 motorists were injured.
The Indiana Department of Transportation has closed Interstate 94, both eastbound and westbound, between the Illinois state line and the U.S. 421 exit at Michigan City, and Interstate 65, both northbound and southbound, between U.S. 12/20 in Gary and mile marker 172 in Lafayette.
Authorities say Sandra Carlson, 58, has had a number of run-ins with law enforcement over the years.
The former owner of the Factory Gentlemen’s Club on Chicago’s far South side wants to put a strip club outside Michigan City and Mayor Ron Meer says they’re trying to make it so restrictive that he’ll go away.
A northwest Indiana man now faces criminal charges in the shooting death of his girlfriend’s toddler on Sunday.
The 6-year-old boy who was swallowed up by a hole and buried under 11-feet of sand for more than three hours last month on Mt. Baldy was the center of attention during a ceremony today in Michigan City.
The National Park Service and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will be examining the Northwest Indiana sand dune that collapsed last month, burying a 6-year-old boy under 11 feet of sand for more than three hours.
The family of the 6-year-old boy who was buried for hours spoke today during a church service.
Six days after he was buried alive under a sand dune in northwest Indiana, a six-year-old boy continued improving at a Chicago hospital, as doctors removed his breathing tube.
Relatives say a six-year-old boy is showing encouraging signs after being swallowed by a sand dune Friday in northwest Indiana.
Emergency crews pulled a young boy alive from a giant sand hole in Michigan City, Ind. Friday night after the child had been buried alive for more than three hours.
Authorities in Indiana have busted a prison inmate for a second time for allegedly running a drug ring from his cell.
Service has been suspended on the South Shore train line in Northwest Indiana due to a derailment in Michigan City.
Discovery of human remains two years ago has led police to charge a former Michigan City man with murder.
A wrong-way driver triggered a crash that left two people dead in Northwest Indiana overnight, and when police came to notify the family of that driver, his wife and two young children were all dead.
Indiana is the latest state to ban indoor public smoking, starting this week.