Customers dine at the gourmet emporium Eataly in New York Monday, Nov. 16, 2015.   From cafes in Manhattan to a throng of football tailgaters in the heartland, Americans asked a gnawing question in the aftermath of the carnage in Paris: Can anything be done in the United States to prevent a similar “soft-target” attack, in which well-organized extremists strike at the restaurants, bars and gathering spots that stand out for being ordinary? (AP Photo/Verena Dobnik)

Paris attacks lead Americans to wonder about US safety

From cafes to sports stadiums in the heartland, the bloodbath in Paris has Americans pondering the possibility of terrorist attacks on “soft targets” in the U.S. such as restaurants, bars and other ordinary gathering spots.

An Uber driver was allegedly carjacked behind the O'Sullivans bar.

Police: Woman says she was carjacked driving for Uber

A woman told police she was driving for Uber and had parked behind a bar after it had closed when a man walked up to her van and stuck the barrel of a gun through a cracked window and told her to get out.

A man walks past nearly buried shopping carts at the Kings Soopers in Monument, Colo., on Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015. A powerful wintery storm blasted parts of Colorado.  (Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette via AP)

Winter storm shuts down stretches of Colorado highways

Much of Interstate 70, Colorado’s main east-west highway, was closed because of blizzard conditions on the state’s Eastern Plains as well as in northwest Kansas, where up to 15 inches of snow and heavy winds are in the forecast.

Goshen school board approves new Redhawks mascot

The Goshen school board voted Monday to adopt the Redhawks mascot, effective Jan. 1, after deciding in July to stop using the Redskins nickname out of respect for Native Americans.

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Balanced Attack Leads IPFW Over Manchester

Redshirt-senior Max Landis led four players in double-figure scoring with 14 points to lead IPFW past visiting NCAA Division III Manchester University, 85-53, in men’s college basketball Monday night at the Gates Sports Center in Fort Wayne.

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Fisher Nets 27 To Lead IPFW Women To Win

In her second collegiate game, freshman Josie Fisher scored a game-high 27 points to lead the IPFW women’s basketball team to a 91-39 victory over Grace.