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ABC21 Digging Deeper: Parents Who Don’t Pay Video included

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Prosecutors and deputies spend a lot of money, time and resources - not on solving and preventing violent crimes - but on collecting child support. In fact, hundreds of millions of dollars in child support is owed to single parents just in northeast Indiana alone - money that law enforcement officials say you ultimately front some of the bill for. 

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Second Chances Video included

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It’s harvest time at Catalpa Street, where harvest entails more than lettuce and tomatoes.

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Bicyclist critically injured after hit and run crash

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A man is in critical condition after a hit and run crash early Thursday morning.

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Bringing Past and Present Together in Decatur Video included

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It was 28 years ago that Yvonne Marie's Antique Mall opened, but it only took six weeks to fill the store with treasures. You could easily spend an afternoon here marveling at all the wares. Even a place like this has its humble beginnings. The mall was born from an idea owner Yvonne and her husband had while on a trip...

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Spicer exits as Trump shakes up his beleaguered press team Video included

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New York financier Anthony Scaramucci is under consideration to join the Trump administration as communications director. More>>

People share internet post about stolen bike Video included

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Someone stole a Fort Wayne woman's only mode of transportation but local businesses and people are hitting the internet to fight back.

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Honorably discharged veterans get new shopping option

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Men and women who served this nation honorably will soon get a small "thank you" for their dedication -- the ability to shop tax-free online at the Army & Air Force Exchange Service.

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Confusing Crossing: Traffic headaches a problem at Lima & Till Roads Video included

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Your blood pressure can rise when you're behind the wheel driving on busy streets or highways, including when you run across a road or intersection design that doesn't seem to add up. Lima and Till Roads in north Fort Wayne can be a source of highway headaches.

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New Jersey residents arrested after traffic stop on Indiana Toll Road

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Two New Jersey residents face preliminary drug charges after they were stopped for a violation on the Indiana Toll Road.

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Teething toy recalled due to choking hazard

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A toy designed for teething children is being recalled because the tubes can become brittle and break into small pieces.

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Steuben County police arrest alleged non-compliant registered sex offender

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A Steuben County man faces charges after he allegedly failed to comply with Indiana’s Sex or Violent Offender Registry law.

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Local winery up for USA Today '10 Best' honor

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Huntington's "Two EE's Winery" is getting some national attention, with its tasting room ranking among USA Today's "10 Best." 

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Police arrest two people in connection with series of vehicle break-ins

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A Kendallville man and Albion woman face preliminary charges after a rash of break-ins in Northern Indiana. The Avilla Police Department said the arrest comes after police believe over 20 vehicles in three counties were broken into in a short span of time.

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Underwood brothers sentenced for 2015 homicide

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Two brothers convicted of murdering a Fort Wayne man learned their sentence Friday morning.

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Kosciusko County man arrested after pharmacy robbery

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Police arrested a man Thursday night after he allegedly robbed a pharmacy at gunpoint.

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Fort Wayne Pride Fest happening downtown

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The summer of festivals continues this weekend with the arrival of the annual "Pride" celebration downtown. 

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'Juice' will be loose: OJ Simpson granted parole in robbery Video included

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O.J. Simpson will command the world's attention once more as he pleads for his freedom before parole board. More>>

Churubusco Board of Zoning Appeals approves proposed slaughterhouse Video included

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CHURUBUSCO, Ind. (ABC 21) -- With a vote of 4-0-1, the Churubusco Board of Zoning Appeals gave the approval of a use-variance to allow a slaughterhouse to operate in the 3600 block of N US-33. The vacant building, which used to be a lumber and hardware store, is located between a Dollar General and a residential area. Many neighbors voiced their displeasure at the meeting. "We don't really want it in our back yards. We don't really feel like it's appropriate for that area,...

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Interns print 3D hand for employee’s daughter Video included

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In Garrett, a locally-owned company is taking steps to change the way young people look at manufacturing as a career. It's also helping those young people change a child's life.

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Underwood brothers to be sentenced Friday

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Two brothers convicted of murdering a Fort Wayne man will learn their fate Friday.

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Volunteers spruce up FWCS buildings: major renovations going on district-wide Video included

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Still about four weeks until classes start for students with Fort Wayne Community Schools. But on Thursday, a number of district buildings were hopping with activity anyway, featuring a different kind of school work in progress.

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Man injured after tractor runs him over

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A man was injured after being run over by an antique tractor Thursday morning.

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Safely sharing the road

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Whether it’s on the trail, or down the road, biking is a great way to get out and enjoy the weather. However, it doesn’t come without risk, especially when you add traffic to the equation. That doesn’t mean you can’t have fun and stay safe at the same time, but as with most things education is key according to Summit City Bicycle's Tim Wegner. 

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Distracted driving simulator rolls into Fort Wayne Video included

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Distracted driving has become one of the more common causes for accidents on the road.  Talking about it helps remind you to keep your eyes on the road.  But showing you just how dangerous it is really puts it into perspective. Allstate's distracted driving simulator out of Grand Rapids, Michigan is rolling through Fort Wayne to help drive home the all too important message. Fort Wayne Allstate agent Paul Michaylo says, "It's almost like a drunk driver where they're w...

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Fort Wayne asking people to keep their storm drains clear

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With the warmer weather, people are out doing yard work. There is one extra step City Utilities is asking people to do in their maintenance. 

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Best events this weekend 7/21-7/23

From Pride to pickles, there is plenty to do in town this weekend.

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Ashley man faces preliminary felony charges after traffic stop

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A man faces preliminary felony charges after an officer noticed the vehicle he was driving had false plates.

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Police looking for help after vehicle break-in

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Police are looking for your help after items were stolen from a vehicle in Southeastern Grant County.

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Indiana AG warns public about tech support computer scams

Indiana's attorney general is warning the public about online scams that seek to convince people that their personal computers are infected with viruses.

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James Hardy's mom speaks out after autopsy reveals he took his own life

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"He had the blues really bad," said Jeanie Summerville, the mother of former NFL wide receiver and Fort Wayne native James Hardy.  Hardy's body was discovered in the Maumee river near the Anthony Boulevard Bridge on June 7th. On Wednesday, the Allen County Coroner's Office ruled his death as a suicide by drowning. 

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Bicyclist seriously injured in Lima Road accident

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A bicyclist sustained serious injuries in a collision with a car on Lima Road near the SportONE Parkview Icehouse late Wednesday afternoon. 

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A look inside the arson-ravaged Eckhart Library in Auburn

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We got a first look at the devastation inside Auburn's historic Eckhart Library after an arson fire. It will likely take longer than expected to be able to open to the public.

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Fort Wayne Police Department investigating reports of shooting on Tennessee Ave.

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Fort Wayne police were on the scene of a reported shooting at an apartment complex in the 700 block of Tennessee Avenue late Wednesday afternoon. 

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