INDIANAPOLIS | The future of America depends on "millennials" — people born after 1980 — working together to undo the damage wrought by baby boomers on the nation's economy, finances and foreign policy, according to a new book by Schererville native Pete Seat.
BERLIN | It's Plan B in the fight against climate change: cooling the planet by sucking heat-trapping CO2 from the air or reflecting sunlight back into space.
INDIANAPOLIS | Indiana leads the nation in state government transparency on a report card issued this week by the nonpartisan U.S. Public Interest Research Group.
In this April 23, 2012 file photo provided by CBS, host David Letterman appears during a taping of his show “Late Show with David Letterman, in New York. Letterman says he plans to retire next year as host of “Late Show.” During a taping of his show Thursday, April 3, 2014, Letterman said he…
While many have debated how the Affordable Care Act will affect doctors and their patients, far less attention has been given to another law with far-reaching consequences for the medical profession: the Telecommunications Act of 1996.
FILE - This Jan. 31, 2014 file image released by Starpix shows Stephen Colbert at the Shape Magazine and Men's Fitness Super Bowl Party in New York. Comedy Central deleted a message Thursday from the “Colbert Report” show Twitter feed showing a still from Wednesday night’s show where Colbert…
The Times reporter Joseph Pete's story on Northwest Indiana's manufacturing sector last Sunday should be required reading for all high school students.
GARY | A state investigation has found a Gary company committed a serious safety violation in an accident that killed an ironworker and injured two others in November.
CHICAGO | Chicago election officials say the rollout of new electronic poll books during the Illinois primary was a success.
High-tech medical equipment and cutting edge techniques are found beyond the boundaries of a metropolis like Chicago.
With demand for gasoline at historic lows due to consistently high prices and greater declines ahead under a new federal requirement that cars and light trucks have double the fuel efficiency by 2025, Indiana lawmakers have begun looking at alternatives to the gasoline tax for funding constr…
PORTAGE | In 2013, the Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor was the busiest it had been in years.
GARY | Louis Wolf is your typical 10-year-old, except he ponders questions such as the acidity level in the liquids we drink.
CALUMET CITY | The City Council recently approved a pair of payments to companies that installed a new telephone system at City Hall and other municipal buildings.
SOUTH HOLLAND | South Suburban College will host its first STEM Symposium from 6 to 9 p.m. April 4 at the college’s Main Campus in South Holland. Students and educators of all levels are encouraged to attend this special event.
SOUTH HOLLAND | State Rep. Thaddeus Jones, D-Calumet City, visited South Suburban College last week to tour the adult education areas of the college, according to a news release.
State Rep. Thaddeus Jones, back right, recently visited SSC to tour the adult education area and see the fruits of his legislative fund appropriations at the college. Jones and SSC Chairman Frank M. Zuccarelli, back left, visited with Community Education staff and students, seated from left,…
TINLEY PARK | U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly, D-Ill., invites the public to a panel discussion about the critical role of women in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday at DeVry University, 18624 W. Creek Drive.
In this Jan. 21, 2014, file photo, Philanthropist Bill Gates listens during an interview on Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, in New York. Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is back on top of the list of the world's richest people. Forbes magazine announced its ranking of the world's billionaires Monday,…
Leonardo DiCaprio arrives at the Oscars on Sunday, March 2, 2014, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.
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