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The La Porte Slicers football team won in the most dramatic way possible with a walk-off touchdown to take the lead and win 58-56 against Michigan City. The game went back and forth all night in a game that the community will talk about for years. La Porte improves their record to 5-3 overall and 4-2 in the DAC. Michigan City’s record is now 5-3 and 4-2 in the DAC. Read m…
10.07 / 20:39
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The La Porte County Coroner’s Office has confirmed with the Sheriff’s Office the identities of the two people killed in the crash on US 20 at Bootjack Road Friday night. The driver of the 2003 Honda Odyssey was Don Kaczmarek, age 47 and the passenger was his wife, Angie Kaczmarek, age 49 of Michigan City, Indiana. The driver of the 2006 Ford Mustang was Tron Gorbonosenko, age 40 of New Carlisle, Read …
10.07 / 20:39
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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – After a lot of anticipation, Peyton Manning will have his statue unveiled outside of Lucas Oil Stadium this afternoon in a ceremony that begins at 3 p.m. The schedule for speakers is as follows: Our own Chris Hagan will open the ceremony at 3 p.m. He will start the ceremony with a brief welcome and introduce the impressive roster of speakers. Joe Hogsett Mitch Daniels Bill Polian Tony Dungy Jeff Saturday Roger Goodell A Special Guest Jim…
10.07 / 17:58
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COPENHAGEN, Denmark — Danish divers found the decapitated head, legs and clothes of a Swedish journalist who was killed after going on a trip with an inventor on his submarine, police said Saturday. The body parts and clothing were found Friday in plastic bags with a knife and “heavy metal pieces” to make them sink near where the 30-year-old Wall’s naked headless torso was found in August, Copenhagen police investigator Jens Moeller Jensen said. Moeller Jensen said there w…
10.07 / 17:58
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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Indiana Excise Police have continued citing retailers selling a cannabis extract after saying they’d stop confiscating the product. The state’s Alcohol and Tobacco Commission announced the moratorium on cannabidiol confiscations Aug. 12, The Indianapolis Star reported . Records show that excise police have cited at least two stores for potential violations for selling the product. Lawmakers passed legislation in April allowing certain patients with tre…
10.07 / 17:58
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Alex Wong/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — President Trump tweeted Saturday that he called Democratic Sen. Chuck Schumer about possibly doing a bipartisan health care bill in the wake of Republicans’ repeated failure to pass legislation to repeal and replace Obamacare. In a statement, Schumer confirmed that he talked to the president about health care and said he told Trump that repealing Obamacare is “off the table.” “The president wanted to make another Read…
10.07 / 16:54
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iStock/Thinkstock(LONDON) — London police arrested a man Saturday after a car hit pedestrians near a museum, with some people believed to be injured. Police said the collision occurred Saturday afternoon on Exhibition Road in South Kensington near the Victoria and Albert Museum and the Natural History Museum. A number of people have been injured #Exhibition Road #South Kensington — Metropolitan Police (@metpoliceuk) October 7, 2017 A man has been detained Read…
10.07 / 16:18
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AMC/Gene Page(NEW YORK) — In 2010, AMC launched its wildly-popular TV adaptation of Robert Kirkman’s 2003 graphic novel series The Walking Dead, which is about to enter its eighth season.  The show’s success still takes executive producer David Alpert by surprise, especially when he sees costumers and other fans at New York Comic Con, which is currently underway in the Big Apple. “Honestly, the success of the show and the success of the…
10.07 / 16:18
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TERRE HAUTE, Ind. — A man who was serving a life sentence for killing a worker at his California marijuana farm has died following an apparent suicide attempt at a federal prison in Indiana. The Bureau of Prisons says 35-year-old Mikal Xylon Wilde was found unresponsive Sept. 22 in his cell in Terre Haute, Indiana. Vigo County Coroner Susan Amos says Wilde apparently hanged himself in his cell. He was pronounced dead Sept. 26 at a local hospital. The Kneeland, […
10.07 / 14:29
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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Garth Brooks is not in town just for his five concerts, the country music star also helped brighten the spirits of children Friday at Riley Hospital. Brooks and his team with the Kids Foundation helped open a state-of-the-art play space at the hospital. “It’s how thankful you are that your children are healthy, but if your children face that challenge, how thankful we are to have someone like Riley here for your children. We’re all very lucky,” [……
10.07 / 14:29
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WASHINGTON — Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was held captive by the Taliban for half a decade after abandoning his Afghanistan post, is expected to plead guilty to desertion and misbehavior before the enemy, two individuals with knowledge of the case said. Bergdahl’s decision to plead guilty rather than face trial marks another twist in an eight-year drama that caused the nation to wrestle with difficult questions of loyalty, negotiating with hostage takers and America’s c…
10.07 / 14:29
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Federal disability law requires movie theaters to provide specialized interpreters to patrons who are deaf and blind, an appeals court said Friday. The Philadelphia-based 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled against Cinemark, the nation’s third-largest movie chain, in a case involving a Pennsylvania man who wanted to see the 2014 movie “Gone Girl” and asked a Cinemark theater in Pittsburgh to supply a “tactile interpreter.” The theater denied his request.…
10.07 / 12:23
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NEW YORK — A new book from Donald Trump’s first wife pulls back the curtain on a tumultuous period of the president’s life, including the messy divorce that was splashed across New York’s tabloids for weeks. Ivana Trump, who was married to the real estate magnate from 1977 to 1992, writes in “Raising Trump” that she knew her marriage was over soon after a day in December 1989. “This young blonde woman approached me out of the blue and said […
10.07 / 12:23
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RICHMOND, Va. – A Virginia teacher has been reunited with her mother after 50 years, according to WTVR. Bonnie Davis has been searching for her biological family her entire life. Her mother was 15 when she gave birth to her in Louisville, Kentucky. Five weeks ago Davis made one last attempt to find her by submitting a DNA test to Ancestry.com. Three weeks later she heard back. “I got a text saying my DNA results were back,” Davis said. “It [R…
10.07 / 12:23
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INDIANAPOLIS — A conservative group backed by the conservative billionaire Koch (kohk) brothers is running Indiana television ads urging Democratic Sen. Joe Donnelly to support a Republican tax overhaul plan. The Americans for Prosperity ads started airing Friday, with similar ads targeting Democratic senators in Wisconsin and Missouri. Group spokesman Lorenz Isidro says it is spending $1.9 million over three weeks in Indiana. The group says Donnelly should “not get in the way” …
10.07 / 12:23
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For the second time in as many days, a pedestrian was struck by a South Shore train. The most recent collision happened at Bendix Drive and Ardmore Trail in South Bend on Friday evening, Oct. 6. The pedestrian was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. There was no word on the circumstances that led […] The post Pedestrian struck by South Shore train in South Bend appeared first on 95.3…
10.07 / 11:38
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Two people were killed in a crash on U.S. 20 in LaPorte County. The collision happened around 7:40 p.m. CDT  on Friday, Oct. 6, at Bootjack Road, east of Rolling Prairie. The preliminary investigation from the LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office found that a Ford Mustang was traveling east on U.S. 20 crossed the center line […] The post Two people killed in crash on U.S. 20 east of Rolling Prairie appeared first on 95.3 …
10.07 / 11:38
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95.3 MNC’s 2nd annual “NOISE” is set to take place on Saturday, Oct. 7, at the Northern Indiana Event Center, 21565 Executive Pkwy, Elkhart. This year’s roundtable features 95.3 MNC’s Casey Hendrickson and Mark McGill and WOWO Radio talk host Pat Miller. This year’s special guest is Brian Kilmeade from Fox News Channel. Brian is a […] The post 95.3 MNC set to make some “Noise” with Brian Kilmeade from Fox News appeared first on 95.3 …
10.07 / 11:38
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Guido Amrein/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Tropical Storm Nate was upgraded Friday at 11:30 p.m. ET to a Category 1 hurricane with estimated maximum winds of 75 mph, the National Hurricane Center announced. Nate’s location was about 95 miles WNW of the western tip of Cuba, and about 495 miles SSE of the mouth of the Mississippi River. It was moving at NNW at 22 mph, the National Hurricane Center said. “An Read…
10.07 / 07:37
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KOKOMO, Ind.- Police are searching for a man accused of touching himself inappropriately near two young girls. On Sunday evening, anyone walking or driving by a Kokomo car lot could’ve witnessed the incident. Several surveillance cameras were recording the man’s every move. “I don’t think he just came for cars. He barely looked at the cars,” explains Sarah McCorkle, a relative of the victims. Footage shows two 11-year-old girls playing while a stranger pulls up in a SUV.  The man […]…
10.07 / 06:27
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