Mike Pence’s brother plans to run for Congress

Greg Pence, one of Mike Pence’s older brothers, has filed a tax document indicating he will seek the eastern Indiana congressional seat that the vice president and former governor represented for 12 years.

Older couples die together or cling to each other in fires

The vast majority of the 42 people killed in the wildfires that have ravaged Northern California were in their 70s and 80s. Several were couples who died together, including childhood sweethearts who had grown old together.

Under fire, Trump defends call to soldier’s grieving family

The controversy over how Trump has conducted one of the most sacred of presidential tasks generated new turmoil in the White House. After one slain soldier’s father accused the president of going back on a promise to send a check for $25,000, the White House said the money had been sent.

Swanigan nets eight in NBA debut with Blazers

Homestead graduate and former Purdue star Caleb Swanigan looked right at home in his NBA debut, scoring eight points off the bench as the Portland Trail Blazers blasted the Phoenix Suns 124-76 in the season opener for both teams.

Texas man’s execution halted amid alleged confession scheme

A judge halted the execution of Anthony Allen Shore known as the Houston area’s “Tourniquet Killer” so authorities can investigate an alleged scheme in which the inmate says a fellow death row prisoner asked him to confess to another killing.

Suspect in Maryland office park shooting is apprehended

The shooting rampage set off a manhunt along the Interstate 95 Northeast corridor. Police cruisers were stationed in medians, and overhead highway signs displayed a description of Prince’s sport utility vehicle and its Delaware license plate. The FBI assisted state and local authorities in the manhunt.

New-look Pacers score 140 in season-opening win

Victor Oladipo scored 22 points in his Indiana debut, Darren Collison added 21 points and 11 assists in his return to Indianapolis, and the Pacers held off the Brooklyn Nets 140-131 on Wednesday night in their season opener.

#HighlightZone #2MinuteDrill Week Nine

The regular season wrapped up last Friday night and Adams Central provided the drama as the Flying Jets clinched the ACAC title after an inspiring speech from coach Michael Mosser.