James Blackmon Jr., Junior Etou

James Blackmon Jr. cleared to practice

After a torn ACL ended his sophomore season early, Fort Wayne native James Blackmon Jr. has been cleared to practice with the Hoosiers

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Police: Man chases person wearing clown mask into woods

A statement from police in Greensboro, North Carolina, says officers responded to a 911 call Tuesday from an apartment complex, where a witness reported seeing a person wearing a clown mask, red curly wig, yellow spotted shirt, blue clown pants and clown shoes coming out of the woods.

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9/6 Indiana A.P. high school football poll

Snider (5A) and Bishop Dwenger (4A) still stay atop poll, while Leo, Bishop Luers, Woodlan, Wabash, and Adams Central are all in their respective top 10.

A two vehicle crash around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday at the intersection of Bruick Road and Old U.S. 24 left two people seriously hurt.

2 seriously hurt in crash

Police and medics were called around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday to the intersection of Bruick Road and Old U.S. 24, a half-mile east of Interstate 469.

Demo on old house reveals mystery tunnel

Workers tore down an old house as part of the blight elimination program. But those workers didn’t know there is a tunnel underneath it, at the front of the house.


Pet of the Week: 9/6/16

Ruby is a 5 month old spayed female, black and white Domestic Shorthair kitten.  This pet has been at the shelter since July 29, … More »

Brock Turner leaves the Santa Clara County Main Jail in San Jose, Calif., on Friday, Sept. 2, 2016. Turner, whose six-month sentence for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman at Stanford University sparked national outcry, was released from jail after serving half his term. (Dan Honda/Bay Area News Group via AP)

Brock Turner returns to Ohio, registers as sex offender

A former Stanford University swimmer whose six-month sentence for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman sparked a national outcry has registered as a sex offender in Ohio, where he’s living with his parents.

FILE - In this May 18, 2010 file photo, TV personality Gretchen Carlson appears on the set of "Fox & friends" in New York. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

Carlson settles lawsuit against Ailes for $20 million

In a statement Tuesday, Fox parent company 21st Century said that “we regret and apologize for the fact that Gretchen was not treated with the respect and dignity that she and all of our colleagues deserve.”


ITT Technical Institute to cease operations

ITT Technical Institutes, which has a Fort Wayne campus at 2810 Dupont Commerce Ct., will cancel the upcoming September quarter that was set to begin Monday, Sept. 12.