WASHINGTON | The White House says this year's budget deficit will drop to $583 billion, the lowest level of President Barack Obama's tenure.
CLEVELAND | LeBron James is returning home to Ohio, reversing the decision he made four years ago that led to two NBA titles in Miami and crushed Cleveland Cavalier fans.
Faster deportations? A possible border crisis deal
On Wednesday, the Indiana Ethics Commission fined former state Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Bennett $5,000 for ethics violations.
JERUSALEM | Israel dramatically escalated its aerial assault targeting hundreds of Hamas sites in the Gaza Strip Thursday as Palestinians reported the strikes also hit a home and a beachside cafe, raising the total number of people killed in this week's offensive to at least 85. Israel's mis…
WASHINGTON | Congressional Republican leaders on Thursday blasted President Barack Obama's emergency spending request for the border crisis, saying Obama caused the problem and now wants Congress to sign off on more of the same.
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GARY | Authorities had three people in custody Sunday night after the fatal shooting of a Gary police officer early Sunday.
The South Shore Regional Car Show from 3 to 9:30 p.m. Thursday at Fair Oaks Farms will feature hundreds of antique and classic cars, a DJ and music, an appearance by Indianapolis Colts cheerleaders and the Colts In Motion traveling museum, a beer garden, a performance by the National Anthem…
It wasn't just blood and treasure that was spilled on the dusty ground of Iraq by American servicemen over the past decade. Love for the people also was poured out there by many.
LAPORTE | Beer has dried up before it had a chance to flow out of taps at next month's LaPorte County Fair.
MICHIGAN CITY | A Michigan City area man is recovering after accidentally shooting himself in the hand.
Celebrate the Independence Day weekend at the annual Cedar Lake Summerfest at the Park of the Rec Cedars, 7408 Constitution Ave. Attendees can enjoy live entertainment, amusement rides, games and contests, a car show, fireworks and much more Thursday through July 6. Admission is free and par…
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A federal judge's ruling, striking down Indiana's ban on gay marriage as unconstitutional unleashed a flood of reaction over Twitter.
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The name of a veteran scheduled to receive a diploma this week from Thornton Fractional North High School was misspelled in a Sunday story. The correct name is James Gindl. The Times regrets the error.
Homewood-Flossmoor didn't have to look far to name its new boys basketball coach.
From Wisconsin, we find the strange tale of Robert D. Monroe, who investigators say was able to illegally vote in Indiana, despite the state's voter ID law that was supposed to stop such fraud.
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U.S. Sen. Dan Coats said on the Senate floor Monday that even though he's not a big fan of special prosecutors, the lost emails in the IRS scandal merit a special prosecutor with subpoena power "to get to the bottom of this mess."
AP review: VA falls short on female medical issues
Parking tickets, Fair Oaks Farms tour tickets and hotel packages for the South Shore Air Show on July 11-13 are now available. Create a weekend getaway and purchase parking passes for the Air Show by visiting www.southshoreairshow.com. Parking passes can also be purchased at the Indiana Welc…
MICHIGAN CITY | Jory Peters played on Gary West Side High School's 2002 Class 4A state championship basketball team that went 23-4 and featured three Division I players.
MICHIGAN CITY | Mark Hubbard has been at the Indiana State Prison since 1990.
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