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Still summerlike, but much less humid

The decrease in humidity will be noticeable in the days ahead. It will be far less sticky and uncomfortable when stepping outside.

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Komets add four to preseason roster

Defenseman Curtis Leonard and forward Mason Baptista have agreed to terms and will be returning to the Fort Wayne fold for 2016-17. Also rookie forwards Daniel Erlich and Chase Nieuwendyk have inked agreements to make their pro debuts with the Komets.

New York Yankees relief pitcher Aroldis Chapman, left, shakes hands with catcher Austin Romine after the Yankees defeated the San Francisco Giants 3-2 in a baseball game Friday, July 22, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

Cubs get closer Aroldis Chapman from Yankees

There is no doubting the talent of the 28-year-old Chapman, who went 3-0 with a 2.01 ERA and 20 saves in 31 games with New York. He threw a 105.1 mph fastball to Baltimore’s J.J. Hardy last Monday night, matching the fastest since Major League Baseball began tracking speeds in 2008.

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Hoosiers INvade Homestead for clinic

Local football players had a chance to learn football fundamentals the Hoosier way as IU coaches came to Homestead High School on their INvasion tour on Sunday.