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Celebrities have tax troubles, too

If tax day makes you nervous, rest assured you've got some famous company. There are several celebrities who have faced the wrath of the tax man in a big way.


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Woman begs commissioners to tear down condemned home that contained dozens of animals

A mother pleaded with county leaders Tuesday to tear down a condemned Clay Township home next door to where she’s raising three small children.

Bike rider shot, killed in South Bend

Metro Homicide police tell us a man was shot in the head while he was riding his bicycle down the street this morning on South Bend’s northwest side.

Local man to compete in Boston Marathon

It's been one year since the Boston Marathon bombings killed three people and injured 260 others, but there is a sense of resiliency. One local man is proof. 

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Warsaw driver fights for life after crashing car

Two people were hurt in a one-car crash late Tuesday afternoon in Kosciusko County. The driver was badly injured and fighting for his life after being flown to a Fort Wayne hospital.

Fire sweeps through Berrien County barn

Firefighters were called to the scene of a big barn fire in Berrien County Tuesday night. County dispatch tells WSBT the blaze happened in the 6400 block of E. Napier Ave. in Benton Township…

Fall leaves are about to finally be picked up in St. Joseph County

Leaf pickup is about to resume, and then, St. Joseph County will give you a week to burn what's left.


Tea partiers protest outside IRS office in South Bend

A group received some support Tuesday as it held what was called an "Abolish the IRS" rally on Tax Day.

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St. Joseph County Commissioners reject proposed pay raise for prosecutor employees

Pay raises for 20 people in the St. Joseph County prosecutors office are in question. That's because County Commissioners Tuesday vetoed a salary increase approved last week by the County…

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Saint Mary's College employee arrested and fired for voyeurism

A Saint Mary's College maintenance worker is in trouble with the law. A co-worker on Monday reported some suspicious activity on campus, which has led to the arrest of 73-year-old David…

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High-speed chase from Kalamazoo to Berrien County

A police pursuit that started in the Kalamazoo area traveled all the way to Berrien County, just shy of the Michigan-Indiana state line on I-94. According to a WSBT correspondent on the scene,…

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Bike rider shot, killed in South Bend

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Fire sweeps through Berrien County barn


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Indianapolis council shies away from weapons ban

An Indianapolis City-County Council wary of possible lawsuits has shied away from banning residents from discharging weapons recreationally.

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3 killed in I-65 backup from chemical tanker crash

 A man and two of his children died after he dropped his wife off at an airport, their vehicle rear-ending a semitrailer on a backed-up Interstate 65 in rural northwest Indiana, authorities said.


Michigan girl mauled by pet raccoon getting new ear

ROYAL OAK, Mich. (AP) — A surgeon is creating a new ear for a Michigan girl whose face was mauled by a pet raccoon when she was a baby.


State says pig virus found on 93 farms in Michigan

The Michigan agriculture department says a virus that kills piglets at an alarming rate has been found on 93 farms in the state.

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Leaders await decision on Indiana Plan expansion

Two top Indiana Republicans hope the state soon has an answer on expanding the scope of its Healthy Indiana Plan medical savings accounts.

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Police: Mich. man, 70, unable to flee brush fire in yard

A police report into the death of a 70-year-old West Michigan man shows he was unable to flee a fast-moving fire he started last week in his Oceana County backyard.


Delaware County treasurer faces 46 felony counts for not depositing public money on time

An eastern Indiana county treasurer may lose his office after a prosecutor filed charges alleging the theft of $80, official misconduct and 44 counts of not properly depositing public funds on time.

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SW Mich. ex-principal sentenced in student sex abuse case

An ex-principal in southwestern Michigan has pleaded guilty to second-degree criminal sexual conduct in connection with a relationship he had with a former middle school student.

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Jail for dad who overdosed at McDonald's play area

A man who overdosed on heroin with his girlfriend at a McDonald's play area near Cincinnati has been sentenced to six months in jail for child endangering.

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2nd autopsy matches results for doctor's death

Results of a second autopsy conducted at a family's request match an earlier initial cause of death for a Michigan doctor whose body was found in an Indiana lake.

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