A team of four flips a pig onto a padded barrel at the 2014 Allen County fair. An organizer said this move was against the rules at his pig wrestling tournament.

Thousands petition to cancel pig wrestling

A petition to cancel a pig wrestling tournament at the Whitley County Fair has received 5,000+ signatures. A petition supporting it has received more than 1,000.

The Salvation Army in Fort Wayne hosted a community picnic at its downtown location on Jefferson Boulevard on May 23, 2015.

Salvation Army hosts community picnic

The organization’s goal was to connect with the community and let people know that there is more to Salvation Army than a thrift store.

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Columbia City wins NHC Golf Tournament

It was a tight race between Columbia City and Homestead at the NHC Golf tournament, but it was the Eagles who edged out the Spartans to take home the conference championship.

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Bishop Dwenger Wins SAC Golf Tournament

The 4th ranked Bishop Dwenger Saints took home the conference crown at the SAC golf tournament at Brookwood Golf Course on Saturday with a score of 289.

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TinCaps offense stifled by Lugnuts

Three home runs for the Lansing Lugnuts led to Fort Wayne’s demise in a 10-1 loss at Cooley Law School Stadium on Saturday night. Ruddy Giron and Duanel Jones had three hits apiece for the TinCaps, who saw their modest two-game winning streak come to an end.

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Homestead wins Bishop Luers Memorial Tournament

Trailing by one run in the 6th inning, the Homestead Spartans staged a late game comeback, scoring five runs to win the Championship game of the Bishop Luers Memorial tournament 5-2 over the Knights.

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IPFW’s season ends in Summit League Finals

A strong Oral Roberts squad led by pitcher Bryce Howe held the Mastodons at bay in the Championship game of the 2015 Summit League Baseball Tournament, as the Mastodons fell 6-0 to the Golden Eagles.

Displaced civilians from Ramadi wait to receive humanitarian aid from the United Nations in a camp in the town of Amiriyat al-Fallujah, west of Baghdad, Iraq, Friday, May 22, 2015. The United Nations World Food Program said it is rushing food assistance into Anbar to help tens of thousands of residents who have fled Ramadi after it was taken by Islamic State militant group. (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban)

US officials: Iran enters Iraqi fight for key oil refinery

Iran has entered the fight to retake a major Iraqi oil refinery from Islamic State militants, contributing small numbers of troops —some are operating artillery and other heavy weapons — in support of advancing Iraqi ground forces, U.S. defense officials say.

Signs marking beach closed to fishing and harvesting are seen while cleanup crews in the background shovel and rake contaminated sand into bags at El Capitan State Beach, north of Goleta, Calif., Friday, May 22, 2015. Officials say the sheen of oil is now thinner than a coat of paint and is becoming harder to skim from choppy, wind-driven waters. A state parks official says Refugio and El Capitan state beaches and campgrounds will be closed until June 4. That's a week longer than originally announced. The spill from the May 19 break now covers nearly 10 square miles.(AP Photo/Michael A. Mariant)

California oil spill harder to clean up in choppy waters

Federal regulators ordered Plains All American Pipeline to drain the pipe that leaked, test the metal in the damaged section of pipe, and complete a series of steps before it can ask to resume pumping oil through the pipe to inland refineries.