| Feb 18, 2013
| 7:02 AM
Waiting in line for the bus, a Pennsylvania kindergartener tells her pals she's going to shoot them with a Hello Kitty toy that makes soap bubbles. In Maryland, two 6-year-old boys pretend their fingers are guns during a playground game of cops and...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 11:05 AM
Isidor Saslav, a former Baltimore Symphony Orchestra concertmaster and Peabody Institute violin teacher, died of complications from cancer Jan. 26 at a hospital in Tyler, Texas. The former Mount Washington resident was 74.
Born in Jerusalem, he moved...
| May 24, 2013
| 2:33 PM
MARTINSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — It will likely be months before a judge rules on whether to order a retrial for the man convicted of killing an Indiana University student who disappeared during a 2000 bike ride.
A Morgan County judge gave prosecutors...
| May 19, 2013
| 2:46 AM
Four years ago, when many of this weekend's graduates were just beginning to think about a move to South Bend, the nation was in the throes of the Great Recession.
Unemployment was sky high, the stock market was down and credit was hard to come by....
| May 19, 2013
| 3:14 AM
Mark Howie, of South Bend, recently had to make a decision about what to do for dinner. His wife, Molly, had a nephew’s ballgame to attend. He had to fly solo through cuisine-land. So he went to CVS, 51467 U.S. 31 North, to pick up a frozen pizza...
| Feb 24, 2013
| 3:30 AM
Cheryl Ashe has had a lifelong love of reading and although she was a librarian for years, it wasn’t her first professional choice.
Ashe’s love of books eventually would lead her to produce her own show, “Have You Read,” on WNIT...
| Feb 9, 2013
| 12:00 PM
Twenty-first birthdays can be memorable or not remembered at all.
Indiana University student Nick El Khoury had more reason to celebrate Wednesday night than merely reaching the age to legally go to bars.
El Khoury and partner Murat Kacan teamed up to...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 5:27 PM
SOUTH BEND -- Encouraging faculty members to collaborate with professors outside their departments and students to gain a global understanding would be top goals for Elrie LaBrent "Brent" Chrite, one of the finalists for the job of next chancellor at...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 3:26 AM
In testimony before President Barack Obama's Gun Violence Task Force on Jan. 9, Dr. Paul Appelbaum, a Columbia University professor and former president of the American Psychiatric Association, said that the Newtown, Conn., tragedy, coming so soon after...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 3:12 AM
Candidates for governor, all of them, campaign on jobs, more jobs for Indiana and vast improvement in the state's economy. When elected, they brag about accomplishments in job creation, especially in seeking re-election. And they leave office citing a...
| May 16, 2013
| 6:33 PM
Paige Kogelman had a night to remember on Tuesday when her Catasauqua team rolled past Palmerton 15-4 in the Colonial League semifinals.
And the news of Kogelman's 4-for-4 performance at the plate, which featured six RBIs, probably made it all the way...