Angel Ward: Fort Wayne residents inspiration for a volunteer snow-shoveling service arranged through Facebook was a godsend for residents unable to clear snow.
Washington state: Concessions by machinists union ensure that Boeings 777X project wont move to Indiana or anywhere else.
Sasheer Zamata: Indianapolis Pike High School graduate is chosen as Saturday Night Live cast member, the first black female cast member since 2007.
Airline passengers: FAA now requires that pilots get more rest before shifts and more uninterrupted off-duty hours per week. Pilots who have to start work late at night or early in the morning; take off or land more often; or change time zones more frequently will have shorter shifts.
The Jade Rabbit has landed: Think its been chilly in Fort Wayne? Chinas Change 3 lunar lander and Jade Rabbit lunar rover landed last month and are hunkering down to survive temperatures as low as minus 292 degrees Fahrenheit. Scientists say the mission will advance knowledge of both our moon and our planet.
When you look for the best in academes bubble you
Neednt look further than IPFW.
When the needs for a laureate to get us to share as
A state our great poems, go for George Kalamaras!
English professor Kalamaras is named by the Indiana Arts Commission as Indianas fourth poet laureate.
Healthy eating: General Mills Inc., Campbell Soup Co. and 14 other food companies are on track with their pledge to cut 1.5 trillion calories from their products by 2015. But overweight Americans still wont lose weight unless they also exercise.
Lindsey Vonn: Olympic athletes torn knee ligaments will keep her out of the Sochi Games.
Liz Cheney: Prominent name cant compensate for problems encountered in TV commentators bid for Senate seat. With incumbent Mike Enzi enjoying a wide lead in the polls, former veeps daughter drops out of Wyoming contest.
Dennis Rodman: Leads a group of basketball players back to North Korea to celebrate the birthday of its leader, Kim Jong Un. Rodman expressed love for his friend Kim and shrugged off the dictators murder of his own uncle, Jang Song Thaek, and the imprisonment of Korean-American missionary Kenneth Bae.
Polar vortex: Frigid air that greeted much of the U.S. was a band of low-pressure Arctic air normally centered on the North Pole – and no, it doesnt disprove climate change.