| Feb 4, 2012
| 7:49 AM
A Hammond man died this morning on the Indiana Toll Road near Portage, Ind., after the van he was driving spun out and was hit by a trailer truck, apparently because of icy road conditions, police said.
Pierre Louise DeVaugh Smith, 26, of Hammond, was...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 2:47 AM
SALTON CITY - El Centro Sector U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Indio station stopped large amounts of drugs and money from further entering the U.S. during three separate incidents over the weekend, according to a Border Patrol press release....
| Jul 17, 2012
| 7:53 AM
BOYNE FALLS — Authorities with the Charlevoix County Sheriff's Office, Michigan State Police, Boyne Valley Fire and EMS and Boyne City EMS responded to a two-vehicle crash on U.S. 131 South and M-75 South in Boyne Falls about 3:50 p.m. on Monday,...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 5:14 PM
Rita Corwin, 90, conscientiously paid her premiums for long-term care insurance for 21 years to make sure that if she needed help as she grew older and more fragile, she'd get it.
Yet now that she finds herself in a position to require such assistance,...
| Aug 8, 2012
At Groupon's Chicago office, it's easy to look up to Joel Hadley. During most of his eight-hour-plus workday, Hadley stands at his desk, his head more than a foot above seated colleagues.
Hadley says standing makes him feel alert, focused and energized....
| Aug 9, 2012
| 3:42 PM
A 26-year-old Joliet-area motorist was pronounced dead Wednesday night following a three-vehicle collision south of New Lenox.
Bryan L. Bulger of the 15300 block of Kenmore Avenue was airlifted to Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove, where he was...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 10:54 AM
Two Michigan City-area grade school boys are accused of physically assaulting their bus driver and two bus monitors.
The boys, ages 7 and 8, were released to their parents after given a summons to appear in court on battery charges. LaPorte County Police...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 12:27 PM
Just 3 1/2 minutes worth of sustained Florida State drives.
That’s all Virginia Tech wanted back from Thursday night’s 28-22 loss to No. 8 FSU, but as Tech has discovered on more than one occasion this painful season, mulligans aren’t...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 1:26 PM
Acupuncture may be ancient — estimates range between 3-4,000 years old — but it is not an ancient Chinese secret. It's used all over the world by acupuncture practitioners as well as medical doctors.
We spoke with two experts to learn more....
| Nov 13, 2012
| 8:10 PM
Alcohol was believed to be a factor in a three-vehicle crash where three people died and two were seriously injured Tuesday evening in Van Buren County.
At 7:11 p.m. Tuesday, the Van Buren County Sheriff's Department responded to a report of a multiple-...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 8:20 AM
One prisoner and one correctional officer were injured this morning when two Cook County sheriff’s buses transporting prisoners collided on the southbound Stevenson Expressway, officials said.
The accident happened about 7:55 a.m. in the left...