State police say a 26-year-old man from Honduras was stopped in central Indiana while taking two youths to Ohio to work off a debt their family owed.
The Ph.D. has been on the minds of faculty for decades, but work on the program really started moving in about 2005, said John McCluskey Jr., Abegunde’s adviser as well as a professor emeritus of the department and an adjunct professor in English.
University honorary degrees often are awarded to obscure benefactors and longtime faculty members, but two familiar names are among the 13 people Purdue will laud during commencement ceremonies on the West Lafayette campus later this month.
Police in South Bend say an officer nearly shot a 12-year-old boy who was pointing a pellet gun.
A 9-year-old northern Indiana girl with a passion for business has been chosen as a finalist in a business-development contest sponsored by billionaire Warren Buffett.
A ho-hum Indiana primary election without a key statewide race or issue to pique interest failed to draw many voters to polling booths.
Purdue police tell the package was wrapped with a variety of things with wiring coming out of it. After an examination of the package including X-rays, the bomb squad robot blew up the package.
Fifty-eight years ago a Richmond boy had no idea a quick hunting trip with his grandfather would change his life forever. That day he found an infant left in the woods to die. For the past 40 years, Dave Hickman has searched for that little girl.
Arthur Medicine Eagle didn’t realize a parasite so small could make a person so miserable.
JASPER, Ind. (AP) — The Indiana National Guard says former state Adjutant General Robert Mitchell has died at age 77.
Mitchell was the head … More »
RICHMOND, Ind. (AP) — An eastern Indiana man is facing an August trial on charges that he allegedly he kidnapped his estranged wife along … More »
MARION, Ind. (AP) — Indiana Wesleyan University will use a $3 million dollar grant from the Lilly Endowment to improve the job prospects of … More »
Rep. Rebecca Kubacki of Syracuse and Rep. Kathy Heuer of Columbia City both lost to challengers who argued they weren’t conservative enough. A veteran Republican in southwestern Indiana also lost his race.
An official at a northwestern Indiana hospital where a man is being treated for a deadly virus from the Middle East says officials continue to closely monitor hospital employees who came into contact with that patient.
HAMILTON COUNTY, Ind. (WISH) – Two men were arrested in Hamilton County for hunting mushrooms without permission.
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SCOTT COUNTY, Ind. (WISH) – Police say a man claiming to be interested in buying a Dodge Charger on Craigslist, took the car for … More »
Indiana State Police are launching another “Click it or Ticket” campaign aimed at getting people to wear seat belts.
Health officials said Monday they expect the first patient in the United States diagnosed with a mysterious virus from the Middle East to be released soon from a hospital, though he could continue to be isolated at home.
Plans to create a database filled with every Indiana student’s achievement test scores, college degrees and job histories are raising privacy concerns among some parents and experts.