"Because of the life he led and not only what he saw, but what he wrote, he made all our lives richer."
"He's a fighter and we have faith he will be okay," Melissa Fitzgerald said.
The Environmental Protection Agency has begun its first cleanup evaluation of the USS Lead Superfund site, a review typically done every five years so long as contaminants remain on site.
A man killed three people and wounded four others in a series of shootings over roughly four hours that started on Chicago's South Side and ended with his death in a shootout with police in a parking lot just north of the city.
In a case against Purdue, a student said the closure has prevented him from finishing his senior project, building an airplane.
The initial study, which will include 10 patients, will investigate the safety and feasibility of procedures for identifying donors, collecting plasma donations and administering transfusions.
Eleven homicide victims have been reported in the Region since the start of the new year. Here's how it happened.
Frank L. Smith Sr., of East Chicago, was airlifted Thursday morning to University of Chicago Medical Center and his condition was listed as serious but stable. The family has set up a GoFundMe for him.
Police believe he may have suffered a medical emergency when he drove through the railroad gates and was struck by an oncoming train.
IU is taking its next steps toward becoming a "test-optional" university — meaning students may no longer need to provide their SAT or ACT scores to apply for classes on IU campuses. More on what that means for prospective students here
Before she suffered a life-threatening stroke, in 2016, Aubrey Ness had participated in two marathons.
Hoosier lawmakers appear no closer to resolving a hospital payment issue triggered when Indiana children covered by Medicaid receive trauma or…
It may only be the first week back for many Northwest Indiana schools, but it’s never too early to start planning ahead for college.
State lawmakers will continue evaluating whether Indiana needs to increase the Medicaid rates it pays on behalf of young Hoosier children, par…
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — The Latest on recommendations to improve the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services (all times local):
CHICAGO — Crown Point native Blake Lopez has a way with words.
INDIANAPOLIS — A plan to guarantee that seriously ill Northwest Indiana children covered by Medicaid can continue being treated at the Univers…
INDIANAPOLIS — A House-approved plan allowing some of the Region's sickest children to be treated at a Chicago hospital, instead of having to …
HAMMOND — Lake County Commissioner Mike Repay said Monday he and his wife chose not to discuss her breast cancer before her death in order to …