More stories by Joey Martin

Seoul: N. Korea’s new missile could reach Washington

Two days after North Korea test-launched its most powerful missile to date, a clearer picture is emerging of Pyongyang’s impressive technological achievement — and what still remains before it can legitimately threaten the continental United States.

Mike Pence’s brother plans to run for Congress

Greg Pence, one of Mike Pence’s older brothers, has filed a tax document indicating he will seek the eastern Indiana congressional seat that the vice president and former governor represented for 12 years.

Fort Wayne Fire captain dies in training

Fire Chief Eric Lahey told NewsChannel 15 Eric Balliet suffered cardiac arrest during an exercise Wednesday night. Funeral plans are pending.

Air conditioning unit to blame for closure of Norwell schools

Norwell Public Schools Superintendent Scott Mills said an air conditioning unit in a maintenance closet malfunctioned early Wednesday, causing the cancellation of classes at the district’s middle and high schools for the day.

Wells Fargo wants lawsuits tossed in favor of arbitration

Class-action lawsuits filed around the country have accused Wells Fargo of changing the order of debit card transactions — from highest dollar amount to lowest dollar amount — to unfairly increase the number of transactions eligible for overdraft penalties.

Macy’s names senior eBay executive as president

As president, Lawton will be responsible for all aspects of the Macy’s brand, including merchandising, marketing, stores, operations, technology and consumer insights. Lawton was most recently senior vice president of eBay North America.

Angola woman dead in head-on collision

When the officer attempted to stop her vehicle, she ran the light at Old U.S. 27 and S.R. 120. Her car then went left of center and collided head-on with a black 2008 Chevrolet Blazer.

Photograph is among the key evidence in Taylor Swift trial

Jurors deciding whether a radio host groped Taylor Swift during a photo op — and whether she and her team got him fired — will have to determine not just whose story to believe but what to make of a photograph that both sides say proves their case.

Tillerson says NKorea must halt launches to talk

Tillerson is offering his most specific outline to date of what preconditions the U.S. has for talks with Pyongyang. He says stopping the launches would be the “first and strongest signal.”

Governor condemns Minnesota mosque bombing

Dayton and Lt. Gov. Tina Smith visited the Dar Al-Farooq Islamic Center in Bloomington on Sunday morning, a day after an explosive device shattered windows and damaged an office at the mosque.

Gunshot at police funeral came from 2nd officer’s gun

a preliminary investigation indicates the shot came from an Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officer’s gun that never left its holster and “may have been some type of equipment malfunction.” He says it’s being treated as an accident.

Indiana boy, 4, finds gun in bedroom, fatally shoots self

Lake County Sheriff’s Department spokesman Mark Back says the boy located a handgun in a case under a bed in a bedroom of the Crown Point home Saturday morning. He says the boy was able to open the case and handled the firearm, firing a single round that struck him.