SYDNEY (AP) — Police on Thursday said they thwarted a plot to carry out beheadings in Australia by supporters of the radical Islamic State group. They raided more than a dozen properties across Sydney and were holding six people and have identified the suspected ringleader, officials said.
INDIANAPOLIS | Indiana's 58 percent voter turnout in the 2012 presidential election was among the worst in the country. Just 11 states saw fewer eligible voters cast a ballot.
HOYLAKE, England | The end of the British Open means the Ryder Cup is getting closer, and there are a couple of regulars still not in the team.
WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP | After missing the opening days of the fair while I did some reporting in Lake County, it was good to get back in time to see the Porter County Fair and all the sights, smells, sounds, smells, tastes, smells, schmaltz and ... what the heck is that smell anyway?
Imagining multi-course chef's choice romantic meals worth indulging and to binge or not to binge on Kevin Spacey, Robin Wright and especially my fave Kate Mara in House of Cards.--- Pat Colander, Associate Publisher and Editor, Shore Magazine.
O’Hare International Airport will finally get its goats. The Chicago Department of Aviation has awarded a contract to a private firm to provide 25 goats to munch vegetation at the city’s airport. These “green lawn mowers” will help reduce carbon dioxide emissions to sustain the planet.
On June 25, Afghanistan insurgents detonated a car bomb and fought security forces in front of the presidential palace. The area is the most heavily guarded in the country. Penetrating the enormous security apparatus is a major success, but spectacular attacks of various types are nothing ne…
Australia's popularimport male dance revue Thunder from Down Under, which has played to enthusiastic audiences in Las Vegas since 2001, will bring its dynamic production to Michigan City this weekend.
CROWN POINT | Brett Homann will not accompany his student and assistant instructor Nick Ignatuk to Melbourne, Australia, for the World Karate Confederation World Championships.
Lee Murdock is a man whose passions are rooted in the everyday world - its natural rhythms and its common people.
INDIANAPOLIS | Ezekiel "Ziggy" Ansah knew nothing about the NFL when he was growing up. Now, he could be a first-round pick in April's draft.
For Vincent and Jessie Leman, turning their crafty creations into sellable decor was the most unexpected and enjoyable wedding presents they received.
Lance Baker, from left, Michael Mahler and Norm Boucher, bet on the green in "The Fox on the Fairway."
MELBOURNE, Australia | No shirt ripping or bare-chested flexing this time.
NEW YORK (AP) — The good news: If you thought "Liz & Dick" would be lame, you aren't wrong.
Cambodia, scene of the killing fields of genocide less than four decades ago, has just hosted the seventh East Asia Summit, which brought together leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, plus Australia, China, India, Japan, Korea and the U.S. The summit concluded Tuesday, on a…
LONDON | Yannick Agnel bested Ryan Lochte for the second night in a row at the London Olympics, upstaging the American as the biggest star in the pool so far in these games.
LONDON | Missy Franklin stared out on the horde of reporters, suddenly sounding very much like a high school senior-to-be. "I don't like being up here alone," she said nervously.
PORRENTRUY, Switzerland | Tour de France. Keeping his cool was another matter.
VALPARAISO | Winning the Horizon League Player of the Year and having a chance to make the NCAA tournament mean a lot to Ryan Broekhoff, but it's not what he dreamed about when he was growing up in Australia.
Follow The Times
Click here to see all current promotions!
We now offer free refractive evaluations for patients interested in LASIK or implantable contact lenses! Click here for details!
Stop in or call today!
We offer 24-hour emergency roofing services to Crown Point, an…
Drive away in the perfect car in 4 easy steps:
Saturday, October 19th Northwest Indiana Martial Arts Academy will have a bully-proof seminar: Be Your Best - An Anti-Bully Seminar. Please call (219) 595-7365 for more information.
From 2:00pm - 3:30pm at 1000 Eagle Ridge Dr, Suite G, Schererv…
Should the Indiana attorney general's office compel all Lake County municipalities to merge E-911 dispatch services?