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Former state senator Wayne Townsend dies

Former state Sen. Wayne Townsend, a Hartford City Democrat who narrowly lost the 1984 gubernatorial race to incumbent Re ...

Living

Orchestra set to pop at park

Before assistant conductor Chia-Hsuan Lin can explain how she feels about the Fort Wayne Philharmonic’s Patriotic ...

Business

Fort Wayne native joins quest to help billions

Jamal Robinson can’t afford to think small. Too much is at stake. Too many lives could be affected – perhaps ...

City declares wild animal restrictions still in force

INDIANAPOLIS – Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control is warning residents that city rules prohibit possession of wildlife following a move by the Indiana Department of Natural Resources to abando ...

BP agrees to pay $18.7 billion

NEW ORLEANS – Trying to close the books on the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history, BP agreed Thursday to provide billions of dollars in new money to five Gulf Coast states in a deal the co ...

Orchestra set to pop at park

Before assistant conductor Chia-Hsuan Lin can explain how she feels about the Fort Wayne Philharmonic’s Patriotic Pops concert, she needs to talk baseball. Specifically, about a friend’s f ...

Joblessness at 7-year low

WASHINGTON – U.S. unemployment fell to a seven-year low of 5.3 percent and employers hired at a solid pace in June, but other gauges of the job market drew a bleaker picture: A wave of people st ...

Factory orders for US goods drop

WASHINGTON – Orders to U.S. factories fell in May by the largest amount in three months, while a key category that signals business investment plans dropped for a second month. Factory orders de ...

The path of LEAST RESISTANCE

I learned in elementary school that the necessities of life are water, food and shelter. But surely somewhere in our list of necessities would be a health insurance policy. The Affordable Care Ac ...