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2/3 Girls sectional basketball recap

Canterbury bested Leo while Bishop Dwenger outlasted Garrett in overtime during 3A girls sectional play Wednesday night at Paul Bateman Gymnasium.

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Beachem’s 14 not enough in Irish loss

Anthony Lawrence Jr. scored a season-high 18 points on just six shots, Angel Rodriguez added 12 points and No. 17 Miami beat Notre Dame 79-70 on Wednesday night.

The Walgreens store at 222 E. Pettit Ave. will close Feb. 23, 2016.

Walgreens closing Southgate store after 2 decades

The Walgreens at 222 E. Pettit Ave. will reportedly close Feb. 23. Customers’ prescription files will transfer automatically to the store at 1701 E. Paulding Road – less than a mile away.

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Trio of Homestead football standouts signs for college

The talented trio of Homestead receivers Ben Skowronek (Northwestern), Austin Krider (Siena Heights), and Jonah Watson (Trine) aptly signed together on Wednesday after teaming up to give opponents headaches over the last three seasons.

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Indiana delegation asks Obama to act on Congolese adoptions

Indiana’s 11-member congressional delegation asked Obama in a letter sent Tuesday to call Congo’s president, Joseph Kabila, to press him to “swiftly and thoroughly” resolve that nation’s stalled exit permit process, halted in 2013 amid corruption and falsified documents.

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13 Carroll senior standouts sign for college

The Carroll High School senior class has no shortage of standout athletes and that abundance of athletic riches was on display Wednesday afternoon when 13 student-athletes signed to play college sports.

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New Haven’s Jackson, Woods pick programs

Hard-hitting safety Trey Jackson is taking his talents to the capital city as the New Haven senior signed with the University of Indianapolis on Wednesday afternoon while speedy receiver Tyon Woods inked with Davenport University.

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Groom jailed after allegedly biting bride

Police in central Indiana say they arrested a groom after he allegedly sunk his teeth into his bride’s arm during a fight hours after their marriage.

This photo provided by Anheuser-Busch shows actress Helen Mirren in a Budweiser ad for Super Bowl 50. (Anheuser-Busch via AP)

Super Bowl ads this year might be a snooze

This year, amplifying a trend seen the past few years, advertisers seem to be playing it extra safe. And that might mean a repeat of last year’s “Somber Bowl,” when viewers were turned off by too-serious ads.