Ohio Gov. John Kasich is introduced by Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor during a rally at Darke County GOP headquarters, Monday, Oct. 13, 2014, in Greenville, Ohio. Polls suggest he has a big lead over his Democratic challenger, county executive Ed Fitzgerald. Kasich's strength and his position as the top elected official in one of the nation's most important swing states, is fueling renewed speculation that he may join the crowded 2016 Republican presidential field. He's not ruling anything out.(AP Photo/Al Behrman)

Northwest Ohio reacts to Kasich making cut

Ohio Gov. John Kasich will take part in Thursday’s debate. He was one of 10 candidates to make the field, with six other candidates missing the cut.

Auburn Police Chief Martin McCoy discusses a case of missing evidence from his department.

Auburn Police look into missing evidence “unresolved”

Results from an internal investigation will be turned over to the Auburn Police Disciplinary Review Board to look into whether the department’s internal policy and procedures were violated, and if disciplinary actions are necessary.

Road Closed file photo

Water main break closes Lafayette

The city has used the southbound lanes to take on the traffic, with one lane in use for each direction of traffic.

Marlin Stutzman (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)

Stutzman job fair next week at IPFW

Representatives from 76 employers with more than 2,800 jobs to fill will be on hand to meet with job seekers. That is nearly 10 percent more employers than attended last year’s job fair, organizers said.

Jelani, the large male giraffe at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo, turned 17 on Monday.

Zoo giraffe celebrates 17th birthday

Zoo officials gave the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo’s large male giraffe a fruit and vegetable “cake” made of apples, lettuce and carrots.

Tj Weir

Three TinCaps Combine To Shut Out Burlington

The TinCaps extended their longest winning streak of the season to seven games on Tuesday night with a 4-0 victory over the Burlington Bees. Chris Huffman, T.J. Weir, and Colby Blueberg authored the team’s sixth shutout win this year.

FILE - In this Jan. 18, 2015, file photo, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12)  passes against the Indianapolis Colts during the second half of the NFL football AFC Championship game in Foxborough, Mass. An NFL investigation has found that New England Patriots employees likely deflated footballs and that quarterback Tom Brady was "at least generally aware" of the rules violations. The 243-page report released Wednesday, May 6, 2015, said league investigators found no evidence that coach Bill Belichick and team management knew of the practice. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)

457-Page “Deflategate” Transcript Released

Tom Brady denied under oath to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell that he tampered with footballs before the AFC title game, and investigator Ted Wells said in a transcript that he never warned the New England Patriots quarterback he would be punished if he didn’t turn over his cellphone.

Indiana Public Media

Relief for flooded farmers

Last week, Governor Pence asked the US Agriculture Secretary to declare a disaster area for 53 of Indiana’s 92 counties. Allen, Wells, Huntington. Kosciusko, Wabash, Grant, Blackford, and Jay counties are included in those 53.

Snider football

Countdown To Kickoff: Snider Panthers

After going 10-3, winning a share of the SAC’s Victory Bell, and advancing to semi-state the Snider Panthers are looking to take one more step in 2015.

Brett Thomas

Brett Thomas

Brett Thomas anchors Newschannel 15’s 5 p.m., 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. newscasts alongside colleague and friend, Heather Herron.

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Milwaukee archdiocese settles for $21 million

The Roman Catholic archdiocese provided details of the settlement with victims of clergy abuse to The Associated Press on Tuesday before releasing them more broadly.