Police say a person found the infant in a scuffed carrier before midnight Saturday and called police. The baby is in good condition and in Department of Child Protective Services’ custody.
Chicago Police Department spokesman Officer Hector Alfaro says police were called around 9 p.m. Sunday after a 41-year-old man fell at least 20 feet from a railing where he was sitting inside Soldier Field.
The pilot of a crop-dusting plane has been airlifted to an Indianapolis hospital after authorities say his aircraft clipped a power line and crashed into a corn field.
While it appears there is broad support in the South Carolina Legislature to bring down the Confederate flag, the depth of that support will get its first test this week as lawmakers return to Columbia to come up with a specific plan.
Former IPFW standout, Frank Gaines, made waves playing with the Oklahome City Thunder’s NBA Summer League Team. In their first game on Saturday, Gaines scored a team high 17 points in OKC’s 76-74 win over the Charlotte Hornets.
The TinCaps cruised past the Dayton Dragons on Sunday behind Michael Gettys’ three hits, winning 5-2. Gettys was one of five Fort Wayne (7-4, 39-40) hitters who had multi-hit games.
The United States became the first country since 1983 to successfully defends its title, fighting off a valiant challenge from Croatia for a 79-71 victory in overtime to win the 2015 FIBA U19 World Championship trophy. The Americans captured their sixth U19 Worlds crown as four players scored in double figures paced by MVP Jalen Brunson’s 14 points. Croatia claimed their first podium finish in taking second place as Nik Slavica scored 23 points in the loss.
The Americans overwhelmed defending champion Japan 5-2 Sunday for their record third championship and first since 1999.
A man died inside his Elkhart County home as a result of a fireworks accident.
The U.S. Women’s soccer team defeated Japan 5-2.
On July 17, 2011 the United States lost to Japan in the Women’s World Cup title match in Germany.
NASCAR, which has roots in the deep South, moved quickly to distance itself from the flag despite some backlash from fans.