| Jul 1, 2013
| 9:08 AM
SOUTH BEND — The University of Notre Dame has been selected by the National Nuclear Security Administration as one of six new “centers of excellence” whose primary focus will be on the emerging field of predictive science.
| Jul 1, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Mallory Caise, who is 28, hip, wide-eyed and unfailingly polite, pushed her way through the thicket of librarians. She wore a black polka-dot dress and clutched a pile of folders to her chest. She moved slowly, knocking into people, apologizing every...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 7:32 AM
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — The parents of a missing Indiana University student have filed a lawsuit against three men who were her the night she was last seen more than two years ago.
The federal lawsuit claims the fellow students supplied alcohol...
| Dec 26, 2012
As authorities move to address K-8 absenteeism and truancy in Chicago schools, where tens of thousands of elementary students miss a month or more of school each year, they may not have to look far for workable strategies.
Government agencies and...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 9:04 PM
Reflecting growing interest in -- or at least curiosity about -- online education, U.S. News & World Report on Tuesday released its first rankings of fully online college and graduate degree programs. The magazine has for decades ranked more traditional.....
| Jan 17, 2013
| 8:03 AM
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The parents of an Indiana University student missing for more than 18 months are marking their daughter's 22nd birthday with a nationwide plea for information that might help them find her.
Lauren Spierer went missing about 4:...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 2:14 PM
An honor like the Nelson Algren Short Story Award can be a boon to a writer. It can give him or her the confidence to slog through rejections and trudge forward with literary endeavors. When we asked former Nelson Algren Award recipients what winning...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 9:48 AM
WASHINGTON -- Yet another reason to revere Calvin Coolidge is that he thought the Chicago Bears were a circus act. In the 1920s, professional football was small beer compared to the already big business of college football. Which today prospers partly...
| Jan 13, 2013
| 3:08 AM
It will be a busy year for Mahala Miller, of Nappanee. She will be heading across the state all summer long, going to festivals from Steuben to Posey and everything in between. She will be waving and riding in convertibles right up through mid-September....
| Dec 30, 2012
| 3:34 PM
Rachel Phillippi and Scott Miltenberger are Turkeyfoot Valley High School students selected as the Somerset Exchange Club students of the month.
Phillippi is a senior at Turkeyfoot Valley Area High School where she is in the college prep class and early...
| Jan 6, 2013
| 9:19 PM
WASHINGTON — Yet another reason to revere Calvin Coolidge is that he thought the Chicago Bears were a circus act. In the 1920s, professional football was small beer compared to the already big business of college football. Which today prospers...