• Police arrest 15-year-old boy in Wisconsin mall shooting

    Police arrest 15-year-old boy in Wisconsin mall shooting
    WAUWATOSA, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say they arrested a 15-year-old boy in connection to a shooting at a suburban Milwaukee mall that injured eight people. Wauwatosa Police Chief Barry Weber says the shooting happened during an altercation Friday afternoon between two groups.
    He said four “innocent bystanders” suffered what were believed to be non-life threatening injuries. Police say the suspect ran out of the mall alongside other people. The mall was closed Saturday and invest
  • Extended 1A state title game highlights

    Extended 1A state title game highlights
    INDIANAPOLIS (WANE) – WANE-TV was at Lucas Oil Stadium on Saturday morning and caught the thrilling 1A state title game like no one else! Here’ a look at over 12 minutes of highlights from the South Adams-Covenant Christian nail-biter!
  • Black Friday sees record online as US shoppers stay home

    Black Friday sees record online as US shoppers stay home
    Black Friday online sales hit a new record this year as pandemic-wary Americans filled virtual carts instead of real ones.Consumers spent an estimated $9 billion on U.S. retail websites on Black Friday, according to Adobe Analytics, which tracks online shopping. That was a 22% increase over the previous record of $7.4 billion set in 2019.Meanwhile, traffic to physical stores plummeted as retailers tried to prevent crowds by cutting their hours and limiting doorbuster deals. U.S. store visits dro
  • Indianapolis mayor tests negative after COVID-19 exposure

    Indianapolis mayor tests negative after COVID-19 exposure
    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett and his wife have both tested negative for COVID-19 but will continue quarantining after having close contact last weekend with an infected person.
    Hogsett's office said Saturday that neither the Democratic mayor nor his wife, Steph Hogsett, have symptoms of the respiratory illness. Hogsett announced Wednesday that the couple had started a 14-day quarantine period and would undergo testing.
    The 64-year-old Hogsett will remain in quarantine
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  • Walmart announces Cyber Monday 2020 deals

    Walmart announces Cyber Monday 2020 deals
    BENTONVILLE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Walmart announced on Friday its top Cyber Monday deals for 2020.Like Target, Amazon, BestBuy and other major chains, Walmart had been offering a variety of price cuts online for Black Friday, but a number of additional deals are coming on the final day of November.
    According to the retailer, some of the top deals among the thousands that will launch on Monday, November 30 at 12:00 a.m. ET. on Walmart.com include: Make your pick: What's the best Christmas mov
  • Indiana reports 66 new deaths tied to COVID-19; 4,535 more cases

    Indiana reports 66 new deaths tied to COVID-19; 4,535 more cases
    The following are daily reports released by the Indiana State Department of Health since Oct. 1SATURDAY, Nov. 28
    The Indiana Department of Health today announced that 4,535 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. That brings to 329,008 the number of Indiana residents now known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard.A total of 5,394 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID
  • South Adams falls just short against Covenant Christian in 1A state title game

    South Adams falls just short against Covenant Christian in 1A state title game
    BERNE, Ind. (WANE) – The top-ranked South Adams Starfires lost 41-40 in the 1A state title against no. 5 Covenant Christian on Saturday morning at Lucas Oil Stadium.This was the first time in South Adams football program history that the Starfires played for a state title.
    Tune into WANE tonight to watch the highlights. You can also check out the game scoring summary here.
    Final
    Covenant Christian 41, South Adams 40#IHSAA Class A Football State ChampionshipStats: https://t.co/D3lP6cuaY0&md
  • SCORING UPDATES: South Adams squares off with Covenant Christian for 1A state title

    SCORING UPDATES: South Adams squares off with Covenant Christian for 1A state title
    BERNE, Ind. (WANE) – The top-ranked South Adams Starfires are playing for the 1A state title against no. 5 Covenant Christian on Saturday morning at Lucas Oil Stadium.This is the first time in South Adams football program history that the Starfires will be playing for a state title.
    The Starfires are coming off a 42-9 win over defending state champion Lafayette Central Catholic last Friday night at semi-state.WANE15 will provide scoring updates throughout the game. You can also get live st
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  • School funding issue persists as Indiana lawmakers reconvene

    School funding issue persists as Indiana lawmakers reconvene
    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — As state legislators gear up to craft the next two-year budget, school districts around Indiana continue to face funding uncertainties amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
    Leaders of the Republican-dominated Legislature said they want to protect school funding while pointing to uncertainty about state tax revenue amid the coronavirus-caused recession as they face approving a new two-year state budget next spring.
    Republican Gov. Eric Holcomb has maintained that he&rsq
  • Northern Indiana homeowners on hook for repairs to 6 dams

    Northern Indiana homeowners on hook for repairs to 6 dams
    PERU, Ind. (AP) — Homeowners in a lake-filled housing development in northern Indiana will have to pay for repairs to six aging dams now that the state’s high court has declined to take up the long-running case.
    Residents of the Hidden Hills housing addition near the city of Peru had petitioned the Indiana Supreme Court in September to overturn a state appeals court ruling that the homeowners are fully responsible for dams’ maintenance. But the Kokomo Tribune reports the high c
  • Allen County reports 342 new virus cases; death toll steady at 303

    Allen County reports 342 new virus cases; death toll steady at 303
    The following are updates from the Allen County Department of Health:SATURDAY, Nov. 28
    Another 342 Allen County residents tested positive for COVID-19, with 202 confirmed PCR cases and 140 probable antigen cases, bringing the total to 19,017 cases and 303 deaths Saturday.The Allen County case count now includes a total of 4,386 probable cases from antigen tests reported since July 28.Updates to positive cases and deaths in Allen County are found on the Department’s COVID-19 webpage at 
  • Michigan restaurant leaves franchise over virus restrictions

    Michigan restaurant leaves franchise over virus restrictions
    A Big Boy restaurant in Michigan’s Thumb region has lost its name after the owners refused to stop indoor dining as part of statewide restrictions to slow the spread of the coronavirus.
    Customers were greeted with Sandusky Diner instead of Sandusky Big Boy, which the restaurant was called for 35 years.
    It was one of four eateries cited earlier this week for violating state orders. Three other establishments, including one of the restaurants, also had their liquor licenses suspended.
    Meanwh
  • US tops 13M confirmed coronavirus cases

    US tops 13M confirmed coronavirus cases
    (NewsNation Now) —  More than 13 million cases of the coronavirus have now been reported in the United States, with the most recent million coming in less than a week, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University.How to watch the NewsNation television broadcast
    Johns Hopkins University’s coronavirus tracker topped 13 million Friday afternoon. It previously reached 12 million Saturday, 11 million cases on Nov 15 and 10 million cases on Nov. 9.This new num
  • CDC sets meeting on allocation of COVID-19 vaccine

    CDC sets meeting on allocation of COVID-19 vaccine
    (NewsNation Now) — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices released its agenda Friday to discuss and vote on the "allocation of initial supplies of COVID-19 vaccine: Phase 1."According to the announcement, the agenda will include: Phase 1 distribution of initial supplies of the COVID-19 vaccine, clinical considerations for populations, post-authorization safety monitoring update and a vote on allocating the first round of the COVID-19 vac
  • Shooting reported on West Main in Fort Wayne

    Shooting reported on West Main in Fort Wayne
    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) -- Police were called to a shooting at an all-age entertainment venue on West Main Street around 10:15 p.m. Friday night.Police dispatcher tell WANE 15 that person was shot but cannot say how serious the victim's condition is.
    Customers quickly left The Muse on Main, 1332 W Main St.
    WANE 15 has a crew on the scene to learn more.This story will be updated.
  • Police investigating fatal shooting on West Main in Fort Wayne

    Police investigating fatal shooting on West Main in Fort Wayne
    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) -- Police were called to a shooting inside an all-age entertainment venue on West Main Street around 10:15 p.m. Friday night.Police on the scene say an adult male was killed.
    The victim was found in critical condition on the floor. Medical workers tried to revive him but he died at the scene.
    With no suspect information, police continue to interview witnesses to learn what happened.Many customers quickly left The Muse on Main, 1332 W Main St.
    According to its website, The
  • Fatal shooting on West Main in Fort Wayne

    Fatal shooting on West Main in Fort Wayne
    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) -- Police were called to a shooting inside an all-age entertainment venue on West Main Street around 10:15 p.m. Friday night.Police on the scene say an adult male was killed.
    Customers quickly left The Muse on Main, 1332 W Main St.
    WANE 15 has a crew on the scene to learn more.This story will be updated.
  • Hidden Fees: Saving big money on your retirement account

    Hidden Fees: Saving big money on your retirement account
    One of the best ways to save money on your retirement account is by understanding hidden fees. Financial Advisor Greg Reynolds tells Pat Hoffmann that a slight adjustment of the fees you pay could add up to several thousand dollars over time.
  • Shoppers asked to leave mall as police respond to situation

    Shoppers asked to leave mall as police respond to situation
    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) - Several Fort Wayne police officers have responded to a situation at Glenbrook Square Mall. The incident began around 3:00 p.m. Friday.City police dispatchers have confirmed to WANE 15 that officers were investigating an incident. Several shoppers were seen exiting the mall as police arrived. Indiana State Police troopers joined FWPD officers at the entrance near Red Robbin.
    According to a WANE 15 reporter on scene, about 30 police cars have arrived at the mall's parking
  • Police: Shots fired at Glenbrook Square Mall, no injuries reported

    Police: Shots fired at Glenbrook Square Mall, no injuries reported
    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) - Fort Wayne police have confirmed that multiple shots were fired at Glenbrook Square Mall Friday afternoon.No injuries from the incident were reported to police.Shoppers quickly exited the mall after the incident began around 3:00 p.m.A large amount of Fort Wayne police officers and Indiana State Police troopers gathered at the mall entrance near Red Robin minutes later.
    Police worked to clear the mall store-by-store and told shoppers to leave the area around the shoppin
  • Police respond to situation at Glenbrook Mall

    Police respond to situation at Glenbrook Mall
    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) - Several Fort Wayne police officers have responded to a situation at Glenbrook Square Mall. The incident began around 3:00 p.m. Friday.City police dispatchers have confirmed to WANE 15 that officers were investigating an incident. Several shoppers were seen exiting the mall as police arrived. Indiana State Police troopers joined FWPD officers at the entrance near Red Robbin.
    WANE 15 is working to confirm details. This story will be updated.
  • Police offer conflicting reports of shots fired at Glenbrook Square Mall, no injuries reported

    Police offer conflicting reports of shots fired at Glenbrook Square Mall, no injuries reported
    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) -Police have changed their story about shots being fired at Glenbrook Square Mall Friday afternoon. No injuries were reported to police in the incident that sent a large response to the shopping center.Shoppers quickly exited the mall after the incident began around 3:00 p.m.A large amount of Fort Wayne police officers and Indiana State Police troopers gathered at the mall entrance near Red Robin minutes later.
    Police worked to clear the mall store-by-store and told shopp
  • Glenbrook Square Mall reopens after fight with gun forces evacuation

    Glenbrook Square Mall reopens after fight with gun forces evacuation
    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) -Police have changed their story about shots being fired at Glenbrook Square Mall Friday afternoon. No injuries were reported to police in the incident that sent a large response to the shopping center.Shoppers quickly exited the mall after the incident began around 3:00 p.m.A large amount of Fort Wayne police officers and Indiana State Police troopers gathered at the mall entrance near Red Robin minutes later.
    Police worked to clear the mall store-by-store and told shopp
  • Bedford man arrested for stealing $10K air compressor from Tri-County Rental

    Bedford man arrested for stealing $10K air compressor from Tri-County Rental
    LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ind. (WANE) - A Bedford man was arrested for burglarizing Tri-County Rental on Tuesday evening.
    According to police, when employees got to the store on Tuesday, they discovered that someone had cut through a chain-link fence and stole a pull behind air compressor, valued at about $10,000.
    The employees immediately called police and an investigation began.
    After reviewing video and collecting evidence, a suspect vehicle was identified. Pictures of the vehicle and the stolen air c
  • Second stimulus checks: Here's how Biden might try to boost the economy

    Second stimulus checks: Here's how Biden might try to boost the economy
    WASHINGTON (NEXSTAR/THE CONVERSATION) -- President-elect Joe Biden has said fixing the economy will be one of his administration’s top priorities when he takes office in January. R. Andrew Butters, assistant professor of business economics and public policy at Indiana University and a visiting scholar at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, explains the challenges Biden will face and what kind of stimulus the U.S. will need.1. What are the top economic challenges facing Biden?The
  • Indiana reports 33 new deaths tied to COVID-19; 5,700 more cases

    Indiana reports 33 new deaths tied to COVID-19; 5,700 more cases
    The following are daily reports released by the Indiana State Department of Health since Oct. 1FRIDAY, Nov. 27
    The Indiana Department of Health today announced that 5,700 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. That brings to 324,537 the number of Indiana residents now known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard.A total of 5,328 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-1
  • Virus keeps Black Friday crowds thin, shoppers shift online

    Virus keeps Black Friday crowds thin, shoppers shift online
    NEW YORK (AP) — The raging coronavirus pandemic kept crowds thin at malls and stores across the country on Black Friday, but a surge in online shopping offered a small beacon of hope for struggling retailers after months of slumping sales and businesses toppling into bankruptcy.In normal times, Black Friday is the busiest shopping day of the year, drawing millions of shoppers eager to get started on their holiday spending.But these are not normal times: A spike in coronavirus cases is thre
  • Chicago man allegedly dragged 2 NW Indiana officers with SUV

    Chicago man allegedly dragged 2 NW Indiana officers with SUV
    CROWN POINT, Ind. (AP) — A Chicago man faces nearly a dozen felony charges after he allegedly dragged two police officers with an SUV, running over one of them, as they investigated a disturbance at a northwestern Indiana home.
    A Lake County magistrate entered not guilty pleas on behalf of Ernest L. Hoover Jr. and set bail at $100,000 on Wednesday.
    The Times of Northwest Indiana report that Hoover is charged with 11 felony counts, including resisting law enforcement and attempted residenti
  • SCORING UPDATES: Bishops Luers battles Western Boone for 2A state title

    SCORING UPDATES: Bishops Luers battles Western Boone for 2A state title
    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (WANE) - The Bishop Luers Knights (8-6) are battling two-time defending state champion Western Boone (10-4) in the 2A state title game at Lucas Oil Stadium.WANE15 will provide scoring updates throughout the game.Football @IHSAA1 State ChampionshipWebo 7
    Ft. Wayne Luers 0
    5:49 - 1st pic.twitter.com/HK2EU5DJmc— WEBO Stars (@WeBoAthletics) November 27, 2020Calm before the storm here at @LucasOilStadium! @BishopLuersFB on the field for warmups. We’re under 30 minutes t
  • Bishops Luers falls to Western Boone in 2A state title game

    Bishops Luers falls to Western Boone in 2A state title game
    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (WANE) - The Bishop Luers Knights fell to Western Boone by a score of 36-35 in the 2A state title game at Lucas Oil Stadium.WEBO's kicker, Josiah Smith, kicked the game-winning field goal will 11 seconds remaining on the clock.
    Tune into WANE15 at 6 p.m. to see the highlights and post game interviews.
    To view the game's full scoring summary click here.State Champions! pic.twitter.com/1imFIOeZR7— WEBO Stars (@WeBoAthletics) November 27, 2020Football @IHSAA1 State Champion

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