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Indiana new driver laws changing July 1

Some big changes are about to take effect concerning teen drivers in Indiana. The new laws address cell phones, nighttime driving, and passenger restrictions.

The Dollar General store located at 3121 East State Blvd. in Fort Wayne.

Dollar General robbed during Saturday’s storm

Yet another Dollar General store has been robbed in Fort Wayne. The latest holdup took place Saturday morning during the torrential downpour that led flash flooding and extensive power outages.

TripAdvisor has named the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo as one of the best in the country.

Zoo birthday celebration set for Wednesday

The Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo will officially mark its 50th Birthday with a party – complete with a one-of-a-kind birthday cake – at 11:00 AM on Wednesday.

tax prep web again

Ind. tax amnesty program set for this fall

The state has identified about $545 million in outstanding tax liabilities that may be eligible for some taxpayer relief when paid in full during the program.

FILE - This combination of file photos released by the New York State Police shows David Sweat, left, and Richard Matt. Matt, who staged a brazen escape from an upstate maximum-security prison with Sweat and had been hunted for three weeks was shot and killed Friday, June 26, 2015. Sweat was shot and captured on Sunday, June 28. (New York State Police via AP, File)

Official: Prison chief, 11 others put on leave after escape

The latest action was announced two days after the last of the convicts, David Sweat, was wounded and captured following more than three weeks on the run. His accomplice, Richard Matt, was shot and killed last week.

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Pet of the Week: Bernie 6/30/2015

Bernie is a 6 year old neutered male, black and white Labrador Retriever mix.He has been at the shelter since June 15, 2015.
If you are interested in adopting this pet please contact Fort Wayne Department of Animal Care and Control (260-427-1244).

In this photo taken June 9, 2015, a sold sign is displayed in the yard of a newly built home in the Briar Chapel community in Chapel Hill, N.C. Standard & Poor’s releases its 20-city home price index for April on Tuesday, June 30, 2015. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

US home prices climbing steadily

Strong job growth and low mortgage rates have prompted greater demand for housing, boosting home values. The continued gains are at roughly double the pace of wage growth.