Authorities Searching Lake Michigan After Woman Entered Water In NW Indiana The Coast Guard and fire department dive teams are searching for the body of a woman who either jumped or fell off a pier in Whiting Friday night.
Woman Found Dead During Apartment Fire In Whiting, Ind.Firefighters responded to a three-unit apartment building in the 1700 block of 119th Street in Whiting, Ind., about 3 a.m., Whiting Fire Chief Gus Danielides said. The woman living in the apartment, thought to be in her 60s, was found right outside the rear door leading to the fire escape.
Broken BP Refinery Unit Reopens, Falling Gas Prices Should Drop Even MorePatrick DeHaan, senior petroleum analyst at GasBuddy.com, said Chicago area drivers can expect to see prices fall by up to 50 cents in the next couple weeks, after BP confirmed it has reopened the crude distillation unit that went offline on Aug. 8.
Gas Prices Dropping Across ChicagoIf you have a late summer road trip planned, there’s good news—the average gas price in the Chicago area has dropped 15 cents since Thursday, and prices are expected to keep going down.
Soaring Gas Prices Raise Questions About Price GougingPatrick DeHaan, senior petroleum analyst at GasBuddy.com, called the recent spike in prices at the pump one of the worst he's ever seen.
Outage At BP Refinery Sends Local Gas Prices SoaringThough gas prices have been plummeting nationally, drivers in the Chicago area suddenly have seen a major bump at the pump.
Deal To End Strike At BP Refinery In WhitingWorkers and management at BP have reached a tentative agreement that would end a months-long strike at the refinery in Whiting, Ind.
Activists Want Emanuel To Press BP For Answers On Oil SpillLocal environmental activists have said they're not getting the answers they want from City Hall about an oil spill that occurred in northwest Indiana a year ago this week.
Workers At Whiting BP Plant Go On StrikeWorkers are picketing at oil plants across the country including in Whiting, Indiana. They tell CBS 2’s Jeremy Ross the strike is not about wages, but safety.
Man Killed In House Fire In WhitingInvestigators were trying to determine the cause of a fire that started around 2 a.m. in the 1200 block of 121st Street in Whiting, Indiana.
Whiting, Ind. Still Cleaning Up After Violent Storms Many communities are still cleaning up after the violent storms that hit the Chicago area a few days ago, reports WBBM's Terry Keshner.
Mascot Hall Of Fame Coming To Northwest IndianaThe national Mascot Hall of Fame has announced it is opening a multi-million dollar facility in Whiting, Indiana, in 2017.
Explosion At BP Refinery In Whiting Shakes Surrounding AreaAn explosion occurred at the BP Whiting, Ind., refinery Wednesday night.
Body Found In Whiting Identitfied As Missing BoaterAn autopsy was scheduled for Wednesday on the body of a man that washed up on a beach in Whiting, Indiana. Authorities suspect the body could be the last missing victim of the season’s first fatal boating accident.
Teen Dies After Diving Off Lake Michigan Pier In WhitingJose Alcazar, 18, and two friends dove into the lake off a fishing pier near Whihala Beach around 8 p.m., and Alcazar almost immediately began to struggle in the water.