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  • Indiana man accused of hiding HIV status from sexual partners for the fifth time

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. – An Indiana man was charged once again for allegedly hiding his HIV status from a partner before having unprotected sex. Travis Ray Spoor, 37, of Silver Lake, was charged this week in Allen County with one count of malicious mischief involving infected bodily fluids. According to court records, he’s been accused of hiding his HIV status five times in three different counties since February 2016. He was charged in the latest instance of malicious mischief on […]

  • Celebrate National French Fry Day with buffalo chicken campfire fries

    Recipe courtesy of Kylee Wierks of Kylee’s Kitchen Buffalo Chicken Campfire Fries Yield: Comfortably serves 4 people  Ingredients 1 pound frozen french fires 1 cup chicken, diced 1/2 cup buffalo sauce 1 cup cheddar cheese, divided 1/2 cup blue cheese 2 green onions, chopped Directions Lay out two large sheets of aluminum foil and spray top layer with nonstick spray. Dump frozen french fries onto aluminum foil and fold into a packet. The top can be open. Cook over hot coals […]

  • Try this recipe for Chicken and Waffles Casserole on National Fried Chicken Day

    Recipe courtesy of Kylee Wierks of Kylee’s Kitchen Chicken and Waffles Casserole Yield: Serves about 8 people Ingredients For the waffles 2 (8.5 ounce) boxes Jiffy corn muffin mix 2 eggs 4 Tablespoons Challenge butter, melted 3/4 cup milk 1/4 cup maple syrup 1/4 cup brown sugar For the egg mixture 3 eggs 1/3 cup milk 1/4 cup maple syrup 1/2 teaspoon chili powder 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 1/2 teaspoon dry mustard Also… 2 pounds fried popcorn chicken 1 cup shredded […]

  • Indiana man pulls out 2 rings, proposes to girlfriend and her sister with Down syndrome

    SANTA CLAUS, Ind. – When it came time for a man in Santa Claus, Indiana to propose to his girlfriend, he made sure to include her younger sister. Will Seaton, 25, and Ashley Schaus, 23, began dating in 2010 after they met at a car show. Schaus has a 15-year-old sister named Hannah who has Down syndrome and diabetes. Schaus told Seaton that if they ever became engaged, he’d have to marry two girls because Hannah will most likely always […]

  • Man accused of shooting IFD firefighter in custody

    UPDATE (6/28/17) – Jerry Glover has taken a plea agreement and was sentenced to 10 years in prison. After 8 years, he will be eligible for home detention. Original Story: INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (April 12, 2016) – IMPD says the man accused of shooting an Indianapolis firefighter is in custody. Jerry Glover, 37, was taken into custody without incident Monday afternoon. Glover was wanted for the March 13 shooting of IFD firefighter Michael “Kevin” Gill. Gill suffered a gunshot wound to the torso and ran […]

  • VIDEO: Tiger nuzzles pregnant woman’s belly at Indiana zoo

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. – Adorable video of a tiger nuzzling a pregnant woman’s belly through the glass at an Indiana zoo is going viral. The video was posted Brittany Osborne of Topeka, Indiana last week after visiting Potawatomi Zoo in South Bend with her pregnant cousin, Natasha Handshoe. Handshoe tells us this was the first time she had been to Potawatomi Zoo in years, and the tigers were sleeping in the back of the exhibit the first time they passed […]

  • Grilled Fruit Pizza is the perfect summer dessert

    Grilled Fruit Pizza Yield: Serves about 10 people Ingredients 8 ounces Challenge cream cheese, softened 1/2 cup brown sugar Variety of sliced fresh fruits (I used 1 peach, 1 pineapple, 6 strawberries, handful of blackberries) Pizza dough (I used Wewalka bistro dough, but you can use any pizza dough or flat bread you like) Optional: Mint leaves for garnish Directions Use mixer to cream together cream cheese, brown sugar and vanilla until light and fluffy or about 1 minutes. Set aside. Preheat grill or […]

  • Celebrate National Strawberry Shortcake Day with this easy recipe

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – It’s National Strawberry Shortcake day, and this recipe from Kylee’s Kitchen may be the easiest Strawberry Shortcake recipe yet! Use biscuit mix as a shortcut and bake it in a cast iron skillet to reduce preparation time. Strawberry Shortcake Skillet Ingredients 1 pound strawberries, hulled and quartered 1/4 cup sugar 3 cups biscuit mix 1 cup buttermilk 2 eggs 1/2 cup sugar 4 Tablespoons butter 2 teaspoons vanilla Optional: More strawberries and whipped cream for garnish Directions […]

  • YOUR PHOTOS: Celebrate the 239th birthday of ‘Old Glory’ on Flag Day

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (June 14, 2016) — Flag Day is celebrated every year on June 14, and it honors the adoption of the flag of the United States, which happened on June 14, 1777. In 1916, President Woodrow Wilson issued a proclamation that officially established June 14 as Flag Day. The national flag of the United States of America consists of thirteen equal horizontal stripes of red alternating with white, with a blue rectangle in the canton bearing fifty small, white, […]

  • YOUR PHOTOS | FOX59 Furry Friday

    Not only is it TGIF, but it’s also Furry Friday! And we want to see pictures of your furry friends! Dogs, cats, bunnies, ferrets, hamsters, etc. – we love them all! Just add your pics to the user-generated gallery; the picture will appear in the gallery after we approve it. Please submit your name with the picture! Also, make sure to tune into FOX59 morning from 4 to 10 a.m. and you could see your furry picture on air!