| Jul 17, 2012
| 11:21 AM
Research from the University of Purdue suggests that frequent child abuse by a parent can increase that child’s risk of cancer in adulthood.
"People often say that children are resilient and they'll bounce back, but we found that there are...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 9:38 PM
The Indiana State Department of Health reported that a Hamilton County resident with a confirmed case of the measles visited the Super Bowl Village in Indianapolis on Friday. Since then, they have identified two more probable cases in Boone County....
| Nov 28, 2012
| 7:24 PM
Bishop Kuang-hsun Ting, who was one of the most influential Christian figures in China as the longtime leader of the country's government-sanctioned Protestant church, has died. He was 97.
Ting died Nov. 22 at his home in Nanjing, according to...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 9:04 AM
The U.S. Army is giving a $3 million research grant to an Indiana University School of Medicine scientist to develop a nasal spray antidote for suicidal thoughts among soldiers.
Dr. Michael J. Kubek, Ph.D., who was awarded this grant, has been doing...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 2:27 PM
The Institute for Accessible Science at Purdue University is working to break down barriers in science labs that make it hard for the disabled to pursue science and research opportunities.
Dr. Brad Duerstock, who specializes in engineering, found that...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 10:45 AM
Indiana University Purdue University (IUPUI) students started a petition to remove Chick-fil-A from campus.
The idea began after the president of Chick-fil-A, Dan Cathy, made a statement concerning his sole support for “the biblical definition of...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 7:20 AM
A Purdue University professor’s career is set to blast off with NASA.
Marshall Porterfield, a professor of agricultural and biological engineering and biomedical engineering, will become director of NASA’s Space Life and Physical Sciences...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 8:59 AM
Could the solution to increasing suicide and depression rates among members of the U.S. military lie in a nasal spray? The Armyhopes so.
In the midst of a crisis that saw its highest rate of suicide in July, the Army has greenlighted a grant for Dr....
| Nov 8, 2012
| 1:50 PM
Five Lafayette teens were arrested in connection with a series of strong-arm robberies on the Purdue University campus in late October.
Walter Akil Jones, 18, was charged with three counts of robbery with bodily injury and three counts of theft. Marqesse...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 1:05 AM
WOODLAND, Calif. - The worst U.S. drought in half a century is withering the nation's corn crop, but it's a fertile opportunity for makers of genetically modified crops.
Agricultural biotechnology companies have been pouring hundreds of millions of...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 5:47 PM
Penn High School took home first place at the Indiana Academic Spell Bowl State Finals.
The all-star spellers came in first in the Class 1 category in addition to winning overall with 90/90. This is Penn High School’s 12th state championship....