FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2002 file photo, actress Patty Duke poses for a portrait during an interview in New York.(AP Photo/Louis Lanzano, File)

Oscar-winning actress Patty Duke dies at 69

The actress who won an Oscar for playing Helen Keller in “The Miracle Worker” as a teen died early Tuesday morning of sepsis from a ruptured intestine.


Pet of the Week: 3/29/16

Abbey is a 6 year old spayed female, tan and white Chihuahua-Smooth Coated mix. She has been at the shelter since March 13, 2016.… More »

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Fort Wayne 311 ranked among nation’s best

This marks the fifth consecutive year that Fort Wayne’s Citizen Services Department’s call center has ranked in the Top 100 Small Call Center category by BenchmarkPortal.

A bus carrying some passengers from a hijacked EgyptAir aircraft drives by the plane at Larnaca Airport in Cyprus Tuesday, March 29, 2016. (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias)

Egypt plane drama ends: hijacker arrested, passengers freed

An Egyptian man who hijacked an EgyptAir plane during a routine domestic flight to Cairo and forced it to land on the island of Cyprus on Tuesday has surrendered and was taken into custody after he released all the passengers and crew.