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The Most Dangerous Job in the Universe Video included

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If you're a fan of the circus, and even if you're not, you've probably seen this. 3-2-1 fire! That ball of fire shot from a massive cannon is actually a human being, the Human Cannonball, the most spectacular act Ringling Brothers, Barnum and Bailey Circus ever presented. And that man on fire was born and raised in Peru, Indiana. “My body will tell me when I can't do it anymore and then I'm done” says Human Cannonball Brian Miser. Miser is taking a break from t... More>>

The Latest: Marc Anthony spits fire at Trump for Puerto Rico

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President Donald Trump says his criticism of football players who kneel during the national anthem "has nothing to do with race." Trump is siding with fans who joined him in criticizing football players who kneel during the national anthem. More>>

Silver Alert issued for missing Peru man

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Officials believe 32-year-old Deon Jon Droke may be in extreme danger and in need of medical attention.

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Fort Wayne GE Campus sale wraps up

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The next step for the redevelopment of the old G.E. campus can finally begin. 

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Indiana Michigan Power to use drones for line inspections

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Indiana Michigan Power is set to launch a new tool in their efforts to ensure the reliability and integrity of the area's transmission system.

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Making an Impact with Autism in the Workforce Video included

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Autism can pose challenges to those entering the workforce.  while those on the spectrum may be limited to some capacity, it doesn't mean they can't be on the same playing field when contributing to society. A new TV series on ABC dives into the ability and expectation of someone on the spectrum, who happens to be a surgeon.  It's called the 'The Good Doctor' which premiered Monday.  While Nash Zelt of Fort Wayne is no doctor, he's helping others th...

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Grant County police looking for help finding wanted man

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Grant County police are looking for your help finding a wanted man. 

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DNR reminds hunters of safety tips before archery deer season opens

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Conservation officials are reminding hunters about how to protect themselves from the leading cause of hunting accidents.

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Allen County wanted persons for the week of September 25

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Greater Fort Wayne Crime Stoppers is looking for help finding these wanted persons. 

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Trump revels in drama over spat with NFL

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President Donald Trump's attacks on activist athletes kicked off his favorite kind of drama _ personal, aggressive, culturally volatile and largely of his own making. More>>

Former police officer arrested near White House with arsenal

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The Secret Service says it arrested someone near the White House for possessing firearms. More>>

Sweetwater Sound announces new program and donations for seven schools Video included

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ABC 21) -- A little over a year ago, Sweetwater Sound became a national sponsor for Little Kids Rock. Monday, President and CEO Chuck Surack announced he's bringing the program to seven schools in the Fort Wayne Community Schools district, which includes new instruments being donated to the schools. The schools are: Abbett, Maplecrest, Fortest Park, Price, Bloomingdale, Washington, and St. Joe Central Elementary schools. The announcment was made at St. Joe Central...

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Local African American leaders and veterans groups weigh in on NFL anthem protests Video included

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Local African American leaders and those who served in the military see the NFL anthem protests from very different perspectives. Who could have imagined the American flag would become such a central focus in NFL stadiums across the country.

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Escaped steer running wild near Indiana Ohio State Line

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Deputies believe it's roaming somewhere in the area of State Route 49 and Oregon Road - just east of the state line. 

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Details on President Trump's Indianapolis visit released

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More details on President Donald Trump's visit to Indianapolis have been released. 

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Huntington man arrested for possessing stolen tractor

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A Huntington man faces preliminary charges after police say he was in possession of a tractor stolen from a Roann farm.

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Pelosi: Deploy military to ease crisis in Puerto Rico

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House Speaker Paul Ryan promises that Washington will make sure that the people of hurricane-devastated Puerto Rico will "have what they need.". More>>

University of Saint Francis to host math contest for middle schoolers

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Middle School students are being invited to compete in a math competition.

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DNR biologist determine cause of July fish kill

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The dead carp in a Huntington County lake were the result of a virus that only affects common carp and koi. 

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Rail safety week raises awareness of dangers of disregarding railroad crossing laws

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Indiana's Governor is hoping to raise awareness of railroad safety with a localized safety week. 

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Route from Fort Wayne to New Haven gets new improvement

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A new addition to Maysville Road hopes to address an awkward intersection. 

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Indiana group aims to shame litter bugs with new signs

A group that oversees several Indiana nature areas is taking a snarky approach to fight littering problems.

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Person dies after forklift accident in central Indiana

Authorities say a person has died following an accident involving a forklift in central Indiana.

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Bicyclist critically injured in crash near Warsaw

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Police are investigating a crash that left a man in critical condition Friday night.

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Section of Hamilton Road to close for two-part improvement project

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Motorists should be on the lookout for upcoming road closures along West Hamilton Road. 

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