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2013-2014 Four Star Schools announced

A total of 281 schools made the list based on being in the top 25th percentile of schools in two ISTEP-based categories and other criteria.

FILE - In this March 25, 2015, file photo, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell addresses the media at a news conference at the NFL Annual Meeting in Phoenix. The National Football League is giving up its tax-exempt status. In a letter to team owners, Commissioner Roger Goodell said the league office and its management council will file tax returns as taxable entities for the 2015 fiscal year. Goodell says the NFL has been tax-exempt since 1942, though all 32 teams pay taxes on their income. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File)

NFL relinquishing tax-exempt status

The National Football League is giving up its tax-exempt status, which Commissioner Roger Goodell called a “distraction.”

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Photos: Great Lakes Chicago mirage

A photographer captured images of an upside down Chicago skyline over Lake Michigan in what’s called a “superior mirage”

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Pet of the Week: Joy 4/28/2015

Joy is a 1 year, 6 month old unaltered female, brown Guinea pig. She has been at the shelter since April 20, 2015.
If you are interested in adopting this pet please contact Fort Wayne Department of Animal Care and Control (260-427-1244).

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Mom slaps son taking part in Baltimore riots

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“You had one mother who grabbed her child, who had a hood on his head, and she started smacking him on the head because she was so embarrassed,” Commissioner Anthony W. Batts said. “I wish I had more parents that took charge of their kids out there.”