Daimler to recall 3 million vehicles to ease diesel doubts

German automaker Daimler will voluntarily recall 3 million Mercedes-Benz brand cars with diesel engines in Europe to improve their emissions performance, the company said Tuesday in the wake of widespread public debate over the future of diesel.

MN Officials: Australian woman shot after cops heard loud sound

The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension said Justine Damond, 40, approached the driver’s side window of the squad car immediately after the driver had been startled by the sound. The officer in the passenger seat, Mohamed Noor, fired his weapon, hitting Damond through the open driver’s side window, the BCA said.

Prosecutors charge 2 in California white nationalist rally

Fourteen people had stab wounds, cuts and bruises after more than 300 counter-protesters, many of them wearing masks, confronted about 30 members of the Traditionalist Worker Party in June 2016. Two of the injured people survived critical stabbings.

Trump to nominate Jon Huntsman as US ambassador to Russia

If confirmed, the former 2012 GOP presidential candidate would take over a high-profile post amid ongoing investigations into Russian meddling in the 2016 election and potential contacts between Russian officials and the Trump campaign.

Homestead QB Wright commits to Northern Illinois

Spartans quarterback Jiya Wright announced his commitment to play football at Northern Illinois. Last season, Wright passed for 1,275 yards, 10 touchdowns and just seven interceptions as a junior. 

DNR grounds drones over state parks

An Indiana Department of Natural Resources commission unanimously adopted a policy to block people from taking off from adjacent properties and flying over DNR properties.

Grant aims to save community cats

Allen County SPCA will lead the effort to sterilize and vaccinate homeless cats, and return them to their live their natural lives without reproducing.

Semi driver killed in 3-vehicle crash

The semi struck a Kia that proceeded into an intersection from a stop sign. It then slid broadside down the road and was hit by a Volvo.

Pet of the Week: 7/18/17

“Mr. Peaches” is an 11 week old neutered male, orange Domestic Shorthair kitten. This pet has been at the shelter since July 11, 2017.More »