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Ex-teacher wins $1.95 million verdict

A federal jury has ruled in favor of a former teacher fired by the Catholic Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend, granting E ...

Police Fire

Police seek robbery suspects

Fort Wayne police are seeking the public’s help in identifying two robbery suspects caught on surveillance cameras ...

Critters

Kalahari the giraffe dies at zoo

Kalahari the giraffe, a longtime resident of the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo, has died, the zoo said on its Twitter accoun ...

State predicts rise in tax revenue

INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana tax collections will grow each of the next two years, giving lawmakers about $840 million in new money to spend in the next biennial budget, according to a revenue fo ...

Hopes, fears fill hearts in Havana

HAVANA – The restoration of diplomatic ties between Cuba and the United States unleashed expectations of even more momentous changes on an island that often seems frozen in a past of classic car ...

Marching out a nostalgic play

The first time Fort Wayne Youtheatre presented “The Steadfast Tin Soldier,” admission was 25 cents for adults and 10 cents for children.  Eighty years later, executive director Leslie ...

Area companies growing

Two northeast Indiana employers were among 16 companies that on Thursday announced plans to create more than 2,000 total jobs in Indiana. Deister Machine Co. expects to create up to 110 new jobs ...

'It is not candy'

We shouldn’t be surprised that even young children are using e-cigarettes. Many states, including Indiana, have made it illegal to sell e-cigarettes to minors. But they aren’t yet federall ...