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Agriculture closes offices in 5 states after threats

USDA spokesman Matthew Herrick says in a statement on Tuesday that the department had received “several anonymous messages” that raised concerns about the safety of USDA personnel and facilities.

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Huntertown man hospitalized after ATV crash

Indiana Conservation officers and medics were called around 8 p.m. Monday to Fitch Road just west of Coldwater Road on a report of an off-road vehicle crash.

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More reports of clowns in woods in South Carolina

News outlets report that Greenville County sheriff’s deputies were called to an apartment complex about 8:20 p.m. Monday that is about 20 minutes from a complex where people reporting seeing clowns last week.

In this April 30, 2016, photo, people stand on porches and balconies at a home on Mifflin Street during the annual block party in Madison, Wis. (Amber Arnold/Wisconsin State Journal via AP)

University of Wisconsin-Madison is top party school in US

University leaders are chafing under a state-imposed tuition freeze and the football team didn’t crack the Top 25 preseason rankings. But no school in the country throws a better party, according to the Princeton Review’s 2017 edition of “The Best 381 Colleges.”

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TinCaps topped by Whitecaps 10-2

The West Michigan Whitecaps (Detroit Tigers) stormed past the TinCaps, 10-2, on Monday night at Parkview Field.

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Mastodons fall to Cincinnati 3-0

The Fort Wayne Mastodons men’s soccer team fell to the Cincinnati Bearcats 3-0 on Monday (Aug. 29) afternoon at the Warrior Athletic Field in their second contest of the 2016 season.

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8/29 Inside The Zone – Conference Previews

With conference play beginning in earnest for many local conferences this Friday night The News-Sentinel’s Justin Kenny and WANE-TV’s Glenn Marini project how the conferences will stack up by the end of the season in this week’s edition of “Inside The Zone.”