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Five children killed in South Bend fire


SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Fire tore through a house in northern Indiana, killing five children and leaving a sixth in treatment Monday for burns. People, including children, were trapped by flames on the second floor Sunday

One arrested in Cass County shooting


The Cass County Sheriff’s Office reports they arrested a 23-year-old man for allegedly shooting his roommate during an argument.  Sheriff Richard J. Behnke reports that on Saturday at approximately 7:30 PM, his office was called to investigate

Spelman College receives historic $100M donation

Alyssa Pointer/Bloomberg via Getty Images (ATLANTA) — Spelman College, a historically Black, women’s liberal arts college in Atlanta, announced Thursday that the school received a historic $100 million gift. The donation is the largest single donation ever