Indiana Headlines

  • Train derailment causes explosion, prompts evacuations

    A freight train derailment in Indiana on Sunday caused a loud explosion and calls for mandatory evacuations in the area. The Gibson County Sheriff’s Office and emergency service personnel issued a mandatory resident evacuation within a one mile radius in Princeton, Indiana, on Sunday evening...

    ABC News
  • Motor Racing: Alonso has a big decision to make after Le Mans win

    LONDON (Reuters) - Fernando Alonso has a big decision to make after winning the Le Mans 24 Hours on his debut with Toyota on Sunday, and it could lead him to America and away from Formula One.

    in.reuters.com
  • Names & Faces: Ted Cruz, Oscar Robertson

    Ted Cruz The U.S. Senator (R-Texas) triumphed over late-night TV host Jimmy Kimmel in their much-hyped charity basketball game that Kimmel dubbed the Blobfish Basketball Classic. With each basket worth a single point, Cruz topped Kimmel 11-9 in a two-hour one-on-one match they agreed to abbreviate Saturday at Texas Southern University after neither appeared capable of reaching 15 points and winning by two. The Houston Chronicle described the matchup as "a slow-motion car-crash...

    SFGate
  • Arson suspected at bar where Zach Randolph's brother killed

    Investigators have determined a fire likely was intentionally set at an Indiana bar, one day after the brother of NBA star Zach Randolph was fatally shot there. The fire happened at Hop's Blues Room in Marion early Sunday — less than 24 hours after 35-year-old Roger Randolph was found dead....

    ABC News
  • Police seek help identifying person found dead in northwest Indiana

    Officers responded to a call of a person down about 3:45 p.m. and found the male in an alley in the 3600 block of Georgia Street in Gary, police said.

    Chicago Sun-Times
  • 3 inmates, including alleged murderer, escape jail; 1 caught

    Three inmates, including one charged with murder, busted through the wall of an Illinois jail on Saturday morning and led authorities on a manhunt. Justin Bray, Zachery Shock and Johnny Tipton allegedly used a pipe to break a hole in the concrete wall of White County Jail in Carmi, Illinois. White...

    ABC News
  • NBA star Zach Randolph's brother is shot and killed outside an Indiana bar

    The brother of Sacramento Kings forward Zach Randolph has been shot dead outside a club in Marion, Indiana in what police believe may have been a targeted attack.

    Mail Online
  • Federer books Stuttgart final berth and reclaims No 1

    Roger Federer defeated Nick Kyrgios 6-7 (2), 6-2, 7-6 (5) to book his place in the Stuttgart Open final and reclaim the No. 1 ranking from Rafael Nadal on Saturday. "It's nice that it happened but I've other problems," said Federer, playing his first tournament since March. "I hadn't played in three months, it's on grass, it's fast and difficult to get so far here. Still, I'm delighted to have achieved it." The Swiss great will play Milos Raonic as he bids for...

    SFGate
  • Brother of NBA's Zach Randolph killed outside of Indiana bar

    MARION, Ind. (AP) - Authorities say a brother of Sacramento Kings forward Zach Randolph was shot and killed outside of an Indiana bar.Police say an officer...

    Mail Online
  • Indiana schools, communities take lead on school safety

    After school shootings across the U.S., local communities and school officials in Indiana say the issue of school safety is so important that they plan on taking matters into their own hands because state lawmakers may be slow to act.

    miamiherald
  • Indiana schools, communities take lead on school safety

    After school shootings across the U.S., local communities and school officials in Indiana say the issue of school safety is so important that they plan on taking matters into their own hands because state lawmakers may be slow to act.

    charlotteobserver
  • Indiana schools, communities take lead on school safety

    After school shootings across the U.S., local communities and school officials in Indiana say the issue of school safety is so important that they plan on taking matters into their own hands because state lawmakers may be slow to act.

    thenewstribune
  • Sessions’s Use of Bible Passage to Defend Immigration Policy Draws Fire

    The attorney general’s invocation of a passage once used to defend slavery and oppose the American Revolution has prompted criticism from historians and theologians.

    www.nytimes.com
  • 14-year-old boy dies after Indiana birthday party shooting

    LAWRENCE, Ind. (AP) - A 14-year-old boy has died after being shot in the head during a fight at another teen's birthday party in suburban...

    Mail Online
  • Kelly Shon, So Yeon Ryu share Meijer LPGA Classic lead at 64

    Kelly Shon played her last six holes in 6-under-par for an 8-under 64 and a share of the lead with So Yeon Ryu on Thursday in the Meijer LPGA Classic at Grand Rapids, Mich. Shon had a 7-under 29 on her final nine, the front nine at Blythefield Country Club. The Princeton alum played the five par-5 holes in 5-under with an eagle on No. 8. "Honestly, going into the round, I was thinking maybe the front nine was kind of going to be the tougher nine," Shon said....

    SFGate
  • WATCH: Jeff Sessions cites biblical verse in defense of immigration policies

    The attorney general referenced Romans 13 in front of church leaders in Ft. Wayne, Indiana.

    ABC News
  • Sports calendar, June 14-15

    THURSDAY Baseball 9a Giants at Miami NBCSBA (680) ...

    SFGate
  • Man shot to death in Gary

    The 36-year-old was found on the ground with a gunshot wound about 9 p.m. in the 4200 block of East 10th Avenue in Gary, Indiana.

    Chicago Sun-Times