New Charges Brought In Wire Thefts Tied To Indiana, IllinoisTwo men arrested in connection with a rash of copper wire thefts in northwestern Indiana and neighboring communities in Illinois are now facing federal charges.
Northwest Indiana Dental Office Manager Charged With Medicaid FraudThe former manager of a dental office with locations in Chesterton and Crown Point, Indd., has been charged with felony Medicaid fraud after allegedly swindling Medicaid out of more than $365,000.
Chicago Hospital Faces $18.5M Verdict For Boy's DisabilitiesThe Cook County court lawsuit says Charles Muhammad of Merrillville was born in 2006 with a buildup of fluid in the brain, spina bifida and other permanent impairments.
Ex-NW Indiana Cop Allegedly Embezzled $180K From FOP Lodge Federal prosecutors say a former northwestern Indiana police officer allegedly embezzled more than $180,000 from a local Fraternity Order of Police lodge.
Three Fort-Wayne, South Bend Priests Accused Of Sex Abuse Of Minors Had Ties To Northwest IndianaThe Diocese of Fort-Wayne-South Bend published a list of priests and deacons who have been credibly accused of sexual abuse of a minor, including three who once served in Northwest Indiana.
Burglars Connected To Chicago Hit NW Indiana CarsPolice in Northwest Indiana are looking for burglars who hit a sting of parked vehicles last night.
Man Gets Seven Life Sentences For Killing Seven WomenAuthorities believe Vann may have preyed on victims for more than 20 years, and there are more victims than the seven he confessed to killing.
Two In Custody After Northwest Indiana ShootingCharges are pending after reports of two off-duty police officers shot outside a bar.
Child Wandering Alone In Northwest Indiana In Protective CustodyIt took an entire day for a family member to come forward to claim the child who police say is between three and four years old.
Northwest Indiana Residents Seek Help After FloodingHomeland Security agents are telling flood victims of Northwest Indiana to document any damage they've incurred.
Animals Rescued From Flood WatersIt was a heroic effort to save animals trapped by flood waters in Northwest Indiana.
Proposed Gary Waste Site Draws Opposition"To me it's creating more blight. Because people are going to move away."
Motorists Face Problems On Snow Covered RoadsThe National Weather Service says motorists should be cautious travelling through northwest Indiana and southwest lower Michigan. Visibilities less than 1 mile are expected at times as the system transitions to lake effect.
Snow Forecast For Chicago, Heavier Totals In NW Indiana Snow is expected to fall across Chicago with up to five inches possible in portions of Northwest Indiana.
Hit-And-Run On I-80 In NW Indiana Forces Car Off Road, Into WaterA car was shoved off road and into a pool of water during a hit-and-run crash early Sunday on Interstate 80 in northwest Indiana.