Planned Parenthood Federation of America President Cecile Richards listens to a question while testifying on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015, before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on "Planned Parenthood's Taxpayer Funding."  (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

GOP: Planned Parenthood spends federal money on politics

Cecile Richards, Planned Parenthood’s president, countered by saying taxpayer money is used to provide sexual disease testing, contraceptives and other health care for women and none of it is used for political activity.

Police were able to take the man into custody at 2:05 p.m.

Police take barricaded man into custody

Fort Wayne police closed Lake and Columbia avenues Tuesday afternoon while emergency personnel negotiated with a man who had barricaded himself inside a home. They were able to take him into custody shortly after 2 p.m.

Aristides Palencia Jacinto

Man accused of touching girls on moped rides

Aristides Palencia Jacinto, 46, of Warsaw faces three Level 4 felony charges of child molesting, accused of fondling or touching three different children under 14 years old.

Walter O’Brien, the president and CEO of Scorpion Computer Services and the genius behind CBS’s hit TV show, Scorpion, will speak at a combined luncheon of the Defense Industry Association and Base Community Council at IPFW in October.

‘Scorpion’ genius to speak at IPFW

Walter O’Brien, the genius behind CBS’s hit TV show ‘Scorpion,’ will speak at a defense council luncheon at IPFW on Oct. 15.

A monkey that escaped its owner’s home sits on top of a mailbox after Sanford police responded to a call that a monkey was eating mail out of the box in Sanford, Fla., Monday, Sept. 28, 2015. The monkey named Zeek, was eventually caught when his owner returned home a short time later. (Sanford Police Department via AP )

Monkey has fun on the loose in Orlando suburb

A monkey that escaped its owner’s home in an Orlando, Florida, suburb chewed on its neighbors’ mail, pulled molding off a police car and rocked back and forth on a street sign.