Eight days, three homes, one neighborhood

Fort Wayne Habitat for Humanity is building a brand new neighborhood. They broke ground this week with a “Builders Blitz.” More than 100 volunteers are building three houses in just eight days. Habitat plans to build around 115 homes in the subdivision within the next few years.

Colts Release Safety Corey Lynch

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – The Indianapolis Colts today released safety Corey Lynch from Injured Reserve with an injury settlement.

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ScHoolboy Q’s SUV fired on in Colorado

Rapper ScHoolboy Q was in a vehicle that was fired on after a concert at the popular Red Rocks outdoor amphitheater in Colorado, but he was not injured, investigators said Friday.

Great White Shark

Great white shark numbers are surging, study says

A report that scientists are calling one of the most comprehensive studies of great white sharks finds their numbers are surging in the ocean off the Eastern U.S. and Canada after decades of decline.

Starbucks

Starbucks hiking prices on drinks, bagged coffee

Starbucks is raising prices on some of its drinks by 5 cents to 20 cents starting next week, and customers can also soon expect to pay $1 more for the packaged coffee it sells in supermarkets.

Ribfest

Rookies and veterans on the row at RibFest

RibFest is open until midnight Friday and Saturday and until around 9 p.m. Sunday. It opens at 11:30 a.m. every day. Admission is free until 5:30 p.m. every day. Then it’s $7 for adults, $5 seniors and $4 for students, military, fire and police with ID.

Michael Jackson’s Neverland remains in limbo

The backyard circus is long gone, but heartfelt notes placed by saddened fans at the property’s entrance remain intact five years after Jackson’s death. And visitors are still making the pilgrimage.

Department of Natural Resources

Deadly walnut tree fungus found in Indiana

The state Department of Natural Resources says the fungus causing Thousand Cankers Disease was found on small weevils that emerged from two stressed trees at a black walnut plantation in Brown County’s Yellowwood State Forest.

Steven Patrick Myers

Police: Sex offender stabbed missing teen, self

The weeklong odyssey of a registered sex offender traveling with a missing teenage girl from Florida ended after a sighting by a Louisiana truck stop cashier triggered a lengthy police chase, authorities say.

Jeremy Meeks

Arrestee’s ‘handsome’ mug shot goes viral

A mug shot of a Northern California man arrested on felony weapons charges has gone viral on social media, attracting more than 33,000 “likes” and drawing comments praising his high cheekbones, chiseled face and striking blue eyes.