| Sep 3, 2012
| 2:41 PM
Friends of a teen who fell five stories to his death from a balcony are recounting what happened.
Xavier Somerville died Monday after police broke up a party where many of those in attendance were drinking. Somerville was a Lawrence Central High School...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 9:55 PM
"In this year of presidential politics and all the negative ads, what a breath of fresh air it is to celebrate valor, honor, duty and unconditional love," says Robin Ganzert, president/CEO of the American Humane Association.
The Hero Dog Awards, to be...
| Sep 13, 2012
After she'd earned a degree from Purdue University and spent five years working at Northwestern University, Kristen Perkins might have had enough of school.
But Perkins will be slipping in and out of classes at Evanston Township High School, meeting with...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 7:14 PM
This weekend, Zionsville High School's graduating class of 2012 is expected to set a world record for having the most twins to receive a diploma.
Out of 436 students in the senior class, 28 have always had another half through their high school years....
| Jun 5, 2012
| 7:29 PM
Students in three classes at McKinley Elementary School gave their parents and siblings a lesson in building positive traits with an after-school musical performance titled “Character Matters.”
About 90 students, representing two fourth-grade...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 9:10 PM
Orange Coast College named a new vice president of instruction with expertise in accreditation issues.
North Dakota native John Weispfenning will take over July 2. He will oversee all instructional divisions, curriculum, academic scheduling and...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 9:01 AM
BROWN COUNTY, Ind -- Indiana conservation officers are investigating the death of a Granger woman who died after a tree fell on her while she was giving a horse-guided tour in Brown County Sunday.
Police say 20-year-old Chelsea Ann Lovett of Granger...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 3:05 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The next time you stay in a hotel, you might want to bring some extra hand-sanitizer.
A study on contamination levels in hotel rooms led by the University of Houston, presented on Sunday at the American Society of Microbiology,...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 2:06 PM
A day before Purdue University's Board of Trustees decide on their next president, Governor Mitch Daniels spoke about higher education. The Governor is expected to take the job after his term even though he would not directly address the topic in public...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 1:13 PM
The Purdue Board of Trustees unanimously elected Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels Thursday to be the university’s next president.
The trustees met at 10 a.m. in the Stewart Center’s Loeb Playhouse to vote on Daniels.
Keith Krach, board...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 11:21 AM
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