Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies

As one of the first black standup comedians to find success with white audiences, in the early 1960s, Gregory rose from an impoverished childhood in St. Louis to win a college track scholarship and become a celebrated satirist who deftly commented upon racial divisions at the dawn of the civil rights movement.

Young athletes learn life-saving techniques

When you get into junior high or high school you start learning CPR. However, tragedy can strike anytime, so the younger you know life saving techniques the better.

Search crew finds sunken USS Indianapolis

Around 800 of the ship’s 1,196 Sailors and Marines survived the sinking, but after four to five days in the water — suffering exposure, dehydration, drowning, and shark attacks — only 316 survived.

Avila Shines as TinCaps Drop Pitchers’ Duel to Loons

TinCaps starting pitcher Pedro Avila struck out 13 batters and allowed just four hits and one run in 7 1/3 innings, but Fort Wayne lost to the Great Lakes Loons (Los Angeles Dodgers), 2-1, on Sunday afternoon.