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Former Gary Mayor Richard Hatcher, who became one of the first black mayors of a big U.S. city when he was elected in 1967, has died. He was 86. Hatcher died Friday night at a Chicago hospital, said his daughter, Indiana state Rep. Ragen Hatcher, a Gary Democrat. She did not provide a cause of […]

GARY, Ind. (AP) — The bodies of seven women have now been found in northwestern Indiana after a man confessed to killing one woman who was found strangled at a motel and led investigators to at least three other bodies, authorities said Monday. The Lake County coroner’s office said three of the bodies were found […]

The teenage daughter of a flight attendant whose body was found in the trunk of her car has been charged with murder, reports CBS Chicago. Alyssa Barrett, 17, has been charged with the murder of her mother DeCarol Deloney-Cain, and robbery, according to the station.Damarius Rashard Wren, Barrett’s 18-year-old boyfriend, was charged earlier this month. […]