Indiana needs more complete data on school bullying
Marijuana is casting an ever-thickening haze across NFL locker rooms, and it's not simply because more players are using it.
The NFL is reaching a critical point in navigating marijuana's tenuous relationship with what is being recognized, more and more, as the analgesic of choice for many of its players. "It's not, 'Let's go smoke a joint,''' retired NFL defensive lineman Marvin Washington, left, said. "It's, wha…
State slinks further into ethics morass
In this undated file photo provided by the Arizona Department of Corrections, an unidentified Arizona Corrections Officer adjusts the straps on the gurney used for lethal injections at the Arizona State Prison at Florence, Ariz. The prolonged execution this week of an Arizona death row inmat…
PITTSBURGH | James Conner ran for two short touchdowns, including the go-ahead score with 9:36 remaining as Pittsburgh upset No. 24 Notre Dame 28-21 Saturday night.
Notre Dame tight end Troy Niklas is an intimidating figure to opponents at 6-foot-6, 270 pounds and has a physique so impressive former teammate Manti Te’o gave him the nickname “Hercules.”
SOUTH BEND | Notre Dame tight end Troy Niklas is an intimidating figure at 6-foot-6 and 270 pounds and a physique so impressive former teammate Manti Te'o nicknamed him "Hercules."
CHICAGO | A housing complex geared toward helping veterans at risk of becoming homeless will be built on Chicago's South Side next year, officials announced Thursday.
INDIANAPOLIS | Indiana left Washington in a dour mood.
Indiana guards Victor Oladipo (4) and guard Jordan Hulls (1) walk off the court after Indiana's 61-50 loss to Syracuse in an East Regional semifinal Thursday in Washington.
Attorney General Linda Kelly announces new criminal charges related to an ongoing child sex crimes investigation against former Penn State President Graham Spanier and added charges against two former underlings, Timothy Curley and Gary Schultz during a news conference Thursday at the state …
HARRISBURG, Pa. | The "conspiracy of silence" that protected Jerry Sandusky extended all the way to the top at Penn State, prosecutors said Thursday as they charged former university President Graham Spanier with hushing up child sexual abuse allegations against the former assistant football coach.
JUSTICE, Ill. | Diners heading into Chino's Pizzeria in this Chicago suburb will get more than a chance to try the specialty sausage and mushroom calzones — they'll soon be among the first in Illinois to try their hand at video poker.
This Jan. 26, 2012 file photo shows, from left, Prince Jackson, Blanket Jackson and Paris Jackson after a hand and footprint ceremony honoring their father musician Michael Jackson in front of Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles. The three children are expected to attend a celebration o…
WASHINGTON | America's historic health care overhaul, certain now to touch virtually every citizen's life, narrowly survived an election-year battle at the Supreme Court on Thursday with the improbable help of conservative Chief Justice John Roberts.
CHICAGO | A judge on Thursday denied a motion that could have delayed Gov. Pat Quinn's planned closure of a mental hospital in Tinley Park.
CHICAGO | Already in open violation of a federal decree on child welfare investigations, the Illinois agency that oversees well-being of families faces new budget cuts that could lead to hundreds of worker layoffs and the elimination of services that have helped keep thousands of children ou…
Fix the dogs and feed the men.
The documentary "Bully" is essential to see, whether you're a parent or a child, whether you've been on the giving or receiving end of such increasingly pervasive cruelty.
Follow The Times
Are you interested in learning how to create stunning silver jewerly with a basic Silversmith techniques? Call Imagine Beads at 219-299-2270 to reserve your seat for the July 5th and 6th class!
Located in Valparaiso, Indiana, Imagine Beads is the place to be!
Beat the heat this summer with your own private swimming pool! Visit Porter Pool & Spa Supply today! 219-801-7110
There's nothing worse than a crowded public pool when all you …
The benefits of our martial arts programs are endless! Self-esteem, goal setting, learning to deal with bullies, respect, leadership and more! Stop by Northwest Indiana Martial Arts Academy today! (219) 595-7365
We have martial arts programs for students of all ages and adults!
Porter Pool & Spa Supply offers the only in-house service, repair, and maintenance of your swimming pool or spa! Call today for more information! 219-801-7110
Unlike other big name sellers of pools and spas, Porter Pool &…
How would you characterize race relations in the region?