TinCaps Drop Series Opener to Dragons

The TinCaps fell to the Dayton Dragons (Cincinnati Reds), 4-1, Friday night at Parkview Field in front of a sellout crowd of 7,701. It was the ninth sellout this season in Fort Wayne.

VP Mike Pence visits Indianapolis for fundraising event

On Friday, his newly formed political action committee hosted the fundraising event at a downtown Indianapolis hotel. “Happy to have him back,” Brownsburg resident Tim Rushenberg said. “I think he did a great job as governor, and I think he’s doing a fantastic job as vice president.”

About 4,000 more US troops to go to Afghanistan

The bulk of the additional troops will train and advise Afghan forces, according to the administration official, who wasn’t authorized to discuss details of the decision publicly and spoke on condition of anonymity. A smaller number would be assigned to counterterror operations against the Taliban and IS, the official said.