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Why airlines didn't avoid risky Ukraine airspace

Why airlines didn't avoid risky Ukraine airspace

The possibility that the civilian jetliner downed over war-torn eastern Ukraine with nearly 300 people onboard was hit by a missile could have profound consequences for the world's airlines.

July 18, 2014 9:36 am
Why airlines didn't avoid risky Ukraine airspace

Why airlines didn't avoid risky Ukraine airspace

A closed desk of Malaysian airlines is seen at Schiphol airport in Amsterdam on  Thursday. Ukraine said a passenger plane carrying 295 people was shot down Thursday as it flew over the country, and both the government and the pro-Russia separatists fighting in the region denied any responsib…

July 18, 2014 9:36 am
Celebrate 45 years since man's first steps on moon

Celebrate 45 years since man's first steps on moon

FILE - In this July 20, 1969 file photo provided by NASA, Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin carries scientific experiments to a deployment site south of the lunar module Eagle during the Apollo 11 mission. One experiment involved the inner composition of the moon, and another tried to determine the exact …

July 17, 2014 2:20 pm
Celebrate 45 years since man's first steps on moon

Celebrate 45 years since man's first steps on moon

FILE - In this July 20, 1969 file photo provided by NASA, a footprint left by one of the astronauts of the Apollo 11 mission shows in the soft, powder surface of the moon. Commander Neil Armstrong and Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin became the first men to walk on the moon after blastoff from Cape Kenne…

July 17, 2014 2:20 pm
Celebrate 45 years since man's first steps on moon

Celebrate 45 years since man's first steps on moon

FILE - This July 20, 1969 file photo provided by NASA shows Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong on the lunar surface. Apollo 11 astronauts trained on Earth to take individual photographs in succession in order to create a series of frames that could be assembled into panoramic images. This fr…

July 17, 2014 2:20 pm

Indiana Tourism Association working to boost tourism

CHESTERTON | Indiana tourism is a multibillion dollar industry, and Carrie Lambert, executive director of Indiana Tourism Association, traveled from Indianapolis to talk about it Wednesday. 

July 02, 2014 11:06 am
Rainbow Crosswalks in Toronto for WorldPride Toronto 2014 Celebrated June 20 to 29

Rainbow Crosswalks in Toronto for WorldPride Toronto 2014 Celebrated June 20 to 29

Rainbow crosswalks in Toronto are a new addition to the city landscape in the Village neighborhood in honor of WorldPride Toronto 2014 celebrated June 20 to 29.

June 08, 2014 12:00 am
MARC CHASE: Air show clears runway for disability access

MARC CHASE: Air show clears runway for disability access

Few things bother me more than watching region wheelchair users or other disabled folks struggling to overcome barriers created by bad planning of government officials or private businesses.

June 08, 2014 12:00 am
Memorial Day travel surges in rough winter's wake

Memorial Day travel surges in rough winter's wake

Memorial Day weekend travel is set to hit a post-recession high and those traveling by automobile will get a break on gas prices in Chicago and Northwest Indiana.

May 21, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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Brazil expects 3.7 million tourists during WCup

Brazil expects 3.7 million tourists during WCup

This aerial view shot through an airplane window shows the Maracana stadium behind the Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, May 13, 2014. As opening day for the World Cup approaches, people continue to stage protests, some about the billions of dollars spent on the …

May 14, 2014 1:19 pm

Dense fog to lift by mid-morning

The National Weather Service issued a dense for advisory for the region Tuesday morning.

April 29, 2014 6:42 am

Iowa baseball museum struggles when namesake dies

VAN METER, Iowa | Nothing brings former Cleveland Indians star Bob Feller's hometown of Van Meter, Iowa, together quite like Randi Van Rees and her succulent pork tenderloin sandwiches.

April 25, 2014 4:08 pm

Snow expected for evening rush

The first April snow in the Chicago region in three years is expected to fall by the Monday evening rush.

April 14, 2014 7:18 am
OFFBEAT: Napoleon's socks, Madonna, cabbage and Diana Canada round-up

OFFBEAT: Napoleon's socks, Madonna, cabbage and Diana Canada round-up

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

April 07, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Latest snowfall leaves hundreds without power

Latest snowfall leaves hundreds without power

The latest snowfall left thousands without power for most of Wednesday and caused numerous crashes.   

March 12, 2014 7:01 pm Photos

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Forecast: 8 inches of snow, blizzard-like conditions Wednesday

The National Weather Service is warning of blizzard-like conditions late Tuesday night through Wednesday morning, with 8 inches of accumulation possible by the time it's all over.

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Photographer's work reflects life in India

Photographer's work reflects life in India

MUNSTER | Visiting India became one of Michael Steinberg’s goals 25 years ago when he and his wife, Julie, worked in Liverpool, England.

February 19, 2014 6:30 pm Photos

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Travelers seeking 'Honest to Goodness' fun invited to Indiana

Travelers seeking 'Honest to Goodness' fun invited to Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS | State tourism officials hope Americans are longing for some "Honest to Goodness Indiana" on their next vacation.

February 12, 2014 12:10 pm
Lawmakers look at new ways to fund future, existing roads

Lawmakers look at new ways to fund future, existing roads

Traffic is reduced to two lanes on eastbound Interstate 94 for construction on the bridge over Beam Street in Porter. State gas taxes and other vehicle fees bring in about $515 million a year. Hoosier lawmakers agreed in 2013 to supplement that with an additional $210 million a year by diver…

February 10, 2014 11:33 am
Lake-effect snow hammers region

Lake-effect snow hammers region

Lake-effect snow dumped up to 20 inches of snow in some parts of Northwest Indiana, clogging Lake County interstates for most of Tuesday. 

January 21, 2014 9:30 pm Photos

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