FILE - Int his Feb. 13, 2015 file photo of the new Amazon fulfillment center in DuPont, Wash. The center is one of 50 around the country and three in the Puget Sound area that process and ship Amazon customer orders using a mix of robotic technology and human employees. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)

Walmart, others speed up deliveries to shoppers

It’s a race for time by retailers as more people shop online. U.S. online sales are expected to increase 12 percent to $371 billion this year, accounting for 10 percent of overall retail sales, says Forrester Research.

In this photo provided by Caltrans, vehicles are stopped in mud on California's Interstate-5 after flooding Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015. (Caltrans via AP)

Key Southern California interstate blocked in flash flooding

Emergency crews shoveled mud from a section of Interstate 5 north of Los Angeles after flash flood debris blocked the important roadway, stranded hundreds of vehicles, and forced some motorists to take refuge on top of their cars.

File Photo

Police: Shoplifting suspect steals Lawrence squad car

Police say the woman was handcuffed in the back of the squad car, but was able to climb into the front seat and drive off while the arresting officer was completing paperwork outside of the vehicle.

Mug shot of Dalton R. Davis provided by the Jay County Sheriff's Dept.

Prosecutor seeks life sentence for man in baby’s slaying

Dalton R. Davis is charged with murder in the death of Lillian Grace Lloyd. He’s accused of slamming the infant repeatedly against the cement ground outside their Jay County home because he was upset with her mother.

Kyle Mallers

Carroll Star Mallers Commits To Ball State

Carroll High School senior Kyle Mallers will be taking his talents to Muncie as the 6-foot-7 wing player verbally committed to Ball State on Thursday night.

Jamie Schaafsma

Komets Name Schaafsma Team Captain

With Kaleigh Schrock retiring in the off-season the Komets were in search of a new player to wear the “C” on their black and orange sweater.

Bellmont football

GOTW Preview: Bellmont at East Noble

The inaugural Northeast 8 conference championship will be on the line Friday night in Kendallville as East Noble hosts Bellmont in the Highlight Zone “Game of the Week.”

Leo boys soccer

Leo, Canterbury Moving On At Boys Soccer Regional

2A no. 3 Canterbury and 2A no. 19 Leo will play for the regional title in boys soccer on Saturday at Carroll High School as both the Cavalier and Lions advanced with semifinals wins on Thursday night.

East Noble 2000

Throwback Thursday: East Noble 2000 State Champs

In the fall of 2000 East Noble was able to catch “lightning in a bottle” according to Chris DePew, as the Knights won the program’s first state championship by defeating Plainfield 28-7 in the 4A title game at the RCA Dome in Indianapolis.