Senate Confirms Former South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg As U.S. Transportation SecretaryButtigieg's confirmation elevates the former South Bend, Indiana, mayor and 2020 Democratic presidential candidate to a top post in the federal government, and makes him the first openly LBGTQ Cabinet secretary.
Biden Picks Former South Bend Mayor Buttigieg As Transportation ChiefButtigieg is the former mayor of Indiana’s fourth largest city, serving from 2012 to 2010. He also served a seven-month deployment as an intelligence officer in Afghanistan.
Federal Judge Upholds Several Indiana Abortion RestrictionsA federal judge has upheld several Indiana laws restricting abortion that were challenged by a group that has fought a legal battle to open an abortion clinic in South Bend.
'My Hero Right Here': 5-Year-Old Boy Fights Back, Throws Toys To Protect Mom During South Bend Home InvasionTamika Reed and her 5-year-old son, David, were starting the day on Sept. 30, when four men with guns stormed into the kitchen.
Ex-South Bend Mayor, Former Presidential Candidate Pete Buttigieg Has New Book Set For October"Now is a time to consider the foundational role trust plays in our democracy, and what it will take to build the trust we’ll need to recover and to advance as a country."
Fetal Remains Found On Property Of Dr. Ulrich Klopfer Buried In South BendThousands of unidentified fetal remains found on personal property associated with Dr. Ulrich Klopfer, an Indiana abortion doctor who died in September, will be buried Wednesday in South Bend.
Indiana Counties Back Funding For South Shore Rail ProjectThe final Indiana county being asked to commit money toward major upgrades of the South Shore commuter rail line between South Bend and Chicago has agreed to do so.
Buttigieg Ramps Up Outreach To Democratic SuperdelegatesThe outreach suggests Buttigieg's campaign is looking beyond the early primary states to the possibility of a convention fight for the nomination.
Jet-Setter: Buttigieg Leads 2020 Dems In Private FlightsThe expenditures have enabled the South Bend, Indiana, mayor to keep up an aggressive schedule, shuttling from his campaign headquarters in his hometown to fundraisers and political events across the country. But his reliance on charter flights contrasts sharply with his image as a Rust Belt mayor who embodies frugality and Midwestern modesty.
Toddler Who Fell From Cruise Ship Identified As Daughter Of South Bend Police OfficerA toddler who fell to her death on a cruise ship in Puerto Rico, was the daughter of a South Bend, Indiana police officer.
Crews Searching For Missing Indiana Teen In Lake MichiganCrews are searching for a missing South Bend teen who went missing in Lake Michigan near Michigan City Saturday evening.
Indiana City Headed By Buttigieg Weighs More Police CamerasIt's unclear if the proposal was spurred by a white police officer's recent fatal shooting of a black man.
Buttigieg: Plan To Expand National Service Will Unify USButtigieg's campaign hasn't provided a cost for that part or said how it intends to pay for the plan.
Family Of Black Indiana Man Killed By Officer Files LawsuitEric Logan's relatives filed the lawsuit Wednesday in federal court. It accuses Sgt. Ryan O'Neill of using excessive deadly force when he shot Logan on June 16.
Special Prosecutor Requested In South Bend Police ShootingSt. Joseph County Prosecutor Kenneth Cotter filed a petition Monday asking a judge to appoint a special prosecutor to investigate the June 16 shooting of 54-year-old Eric Logan by South Bend police Sgt. Ryan O'Neill.