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  • South Bend police say a 2-year-old boy was fatally shot while playing in a relative's front yard in a neighborhood just a few blocks south of the University of Notre Dame campus.
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  • An couple has been jailed in Ohio on child endangering charges because police say they overdosed on heroin in a McDonald's play area.
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  • As dozens of people descended on Chicago's Lincoln Park to enjoy a rare sunny, mild day, shrinking mounds of snow and growing puddles signaled that one of the cruelest winters in memory is about to get miserable in a whole different way.
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  • Nathan Slinkard was 5 years old when his mother failed to return him to his father as an Indiana court had ordered.
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  • One person is confirmed dead in a multi-vehicle crash on I-94 involving several semis near Michigan City, Ind.
  • More than 40 vehicles, many of them semitrailers, collided in a massive highway pileup that left three people dead.
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  • Conflicting portraits are emerging of a man accused in the fatal shooting of a Purdue University student.
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  • Officials at Purdue University in Indiana say one person was killed in a shooting at a campus classroom building.
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  • A man fatally shot two women in a northern Indiana grocery store Wednesday night and was lining up to shoot a third person when police officers tracked him down and killed him, authorities said.
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  • A truck driver was rescued after he became pinned under his big rig in sub-zero temperatures at an Indiana truck stop.
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  • They didn't want to break up the pair - and because of that, a couple in western Indiana now has two dogs in their home.
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  • Aaron Montgomery's house was not damaged by the tornado that roared through this central Illinois community. But when the twister knocked out power across town, he had to find a way to keep his 5-year-old daughter alive.
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  • An Indiana man who was left paralyzed after a hunting accident told his family he wanted to be taken off life support.
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  • Two Indiana University students were charged Sunday morning in connection with a stabbing that injured another student at a campus apartment building, school officials said.
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  • An Indiana dog who became an Internet sensation after crashing a half marathon has won a medal - and an appointment with a veterinarian to nip his wandering ways in the bud.
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  • A northeastern Indiana woman has a message for her neighbors.
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  • The youth pastor of an Indianapolis church and his pregnant wife were among the three who died in Saturday's bus crash, a church leader said.
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  • A small plane has crashed into a house in a central Indiana, igniting a fire and injuring two people who were on the plane.
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  • Action News
  • An 8-year-old eastern Indiana boy has died after a baseball hit him in the head and neck.
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  • A massive storm system that started in the Upper Midwest and plowed across the country was hitting the Mid-Atlantic Thursday.
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  • Bollywood megastar Shah Rukh Khan has undergone surgery for a shoulder injury suffered while doing stunts for his new movie "Chennai Express."
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  • The hard-luck loser no more, Tony Kanaan finally won the Indianapolis 500 Sunday - with a bit of luck, at that.
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  • A school bus slammed into the back of another one, setting off a chain-reaction crash involving four buses in northern Indiana.
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  • For one Indiana McDonald's, Big Macs aren't served under the Golden Arches.
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  • A southern Indiana man returning home from work found two people shot to death in the living room, and investigators found two other bodies inside, authorities said Sunday.
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  • The mushrooms weren't magic -- but the GPS might have seemed like it.
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  • A northern Indiana man who called 911 and told dispatchers he was driving drunk and needed to be taken off the road got his wish when a sheriff's deputy arrived.
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  • The Indiana Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld the law creating the nation's broadest school voucher program, clearing the way for a possible expansion.
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  • A man pulled a woman off a city bus in northern Indiana on Wednesday and fatally shot her in front of multiple witnesses before fleeing into a neighborhood where he holed up in a house with a 3-year-old during a police standoff.
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  • Action News
  • Police were searching a university campus in Indianapolis on Tuesday after a student reported seeing a man carrying a rifle or shotgun near its medical school.
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  • South Bend police and fire officials examine a home where a a plane crash occurred near the South Bend Regional Airport Sunday, March 17, 2013 in South Bend, Ind. The private jet apparently experiencing mechanical trouble crashed in the northern Indiana neighborhood, resulting in injuries and striking three homes, authorities and witnesses said. (AP Photo/Joe Raymond)
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  • A private jet apparently experiencing mechanical trouble crashed Sunday in a northern Indiana neighborhood.
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  • Ed Asner's publicist says the 83-year-old actor, who has been touring the country performing a one-man show fo, has been hospitalized.
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  • Seven hairstylists who are fighting for a share of a $9.5 million lottery prize bought by a co-worker at an Indianapolis salon testified Wednesday that they had all agreed to share any winnings from tickets purchased at the same time as those for an office pool.
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  • Action News
  • Administrators at a southern Indiana school district planned to apologize Monday for costumes students at a predominantly white middle school wore to a basketball game, sparking allegations of racism.
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  • A car collided with an ambulance early Saturday morning in downtown Indianapolis, leaving one of the medics inside dead and the other severely injured.
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  • Action News
  • An Indiana man has agreed to plead guilty to charges alleging that he tricked more than a dozen teenagers from several states into stripping or performing sexual acts for him via webcam and then used recordings of those sessions to coerce them into making even more explicit videos.
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  • An eastern Indiana couple say they plan to fight misdemeanor charges brought after they refused to release an injured fawn before they could nurse it back to health.
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  • Authorities say a boy missing from Indiana has been found 19 years later - alive, grown, safe and healthy.
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  • Authorities in New Jersey have arrested a man wanted in Indiana after nearly three years on the run.
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  • Action News
  • A boy abducted from northeastern Indiana by his paternal grandparents 19 years ago has been found in Minnesota.
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  • World War II vet William Kadar now has his G-I duffel bag back.
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  • Action News
  • A World War II veteran who served in France during the war has been reunited with his Army-issued duffel bag nearly seven decades after it went missing.
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  • A northern Indiana man who had the Mitt Romney-Paul Ryan campaign logo tattooed onto his face "to make politics fun" says it's time for it to come off.
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  • Authorities launched a homicide investigation Monday into the house explosion that killed a young couple and left numerous homes uninhabitable in an Indianapolis neighborhood.
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  • Splintered beams and boards on a piece of charred earth were all that remained Sunday where three Indianapolis homes were leveled in a blast that killed two people and rendered homes for blocks uninhabitable.
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  • Rover is welcome.
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  • Action News
  • An American-born Taliban fighter imprisoned in Indiana will try to convince a federal judge in a trial that his religious freedom trumps security concerns.
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  • Action News
  • Two inmates housed at different Indiana prisons ran a drug ring that distributed methamphetamine and heroin thanks to cellphones smuggled in by guards, according to a federal indictment that charges 40 people in connection with the scheme.
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