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New measles cases confirmed in Detroit, Oakland County; 8 exposure locations identified
DETROIT - Health officials have confirmed two new cases of measles in Metro Detroit and identified eight exposure locations linked to the cases. UPDATE: New measles case confirmed in Oakland County, bringing total to 43.
Mueller report: Pres. Trump tried to choke Russia probe, oust Mueller
WASHINGTON - Public at last, special counsel Robert Mueller’s report revealed to a waiting nation Thursday that President Donald Trump tried to seize control of the Russia probe and force Mueller’s removal to stop him from investigating potential obstruction of justice by the president. Trump was la
Birmingham Weather Forecast For The Weekend Ahead
BIRMINGHAM, MI — Time for your weekend weather forecast, as reported by Darksky. Rain starting in the afternoon. Rain until afternoon and breezy starting in the afternoon. Rain until afternoon and windy in the morning.
A worker's death at a Detroit arena was called a suicide. Some safety experts disagree
The morning was warm and clear, with more than a thousand workers finishing construction of Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, when a pair of ironworkers noticed an orange blur hurtling down, past a catwalk.
Southfield-based Beaumont Health Names 2 Chief Nursing Officers
Beaumont Health in Southfield has named a chief nursing officer at Beaumont, Troy and at Beaumont, Grosse Pointe. “I’m thrilled to fill these senior leadership positions from within our ranks,” says Dr. James Lynch, interim president of Beaumont, Troy and Beaumont, Grosse Pointe. “It’s a point of pr
Police: Don't give out too much information on bumper stickers
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - (4/17/2019) - Police have a warning: the bumper stickers you put on your car, might make you a target for criminals. "You know, I don't recommend the bumper stickers for your car that advertise your life story," said Irondale Det. Sgt. Michael Mangina.
Michigan teens charged in deadly I-75 rock throwing case face sentencing
Five Michigan teenagers charged with murder in connection to a deadly rock-throwing incident on I-75 in Genesee County will face sentencing on Thursday. Kyle Anger, 17; Mark Sekelsky, 16; Mikadyn Payne, 16; Trevor Gray, 15; and Alexander Miller, 15, are all from Clio, Mich. They were arraigned Oct.
Michigan politicians react to Mueller report
Washington — Michigan Republicans called Thursday for Congress to move on from the Mueller investigation after the release of the long-anticipated report, which Democrats weren't so quick to dismiss, noting it doesn't exonerate the president.
Conway MacKenzie Adds 2 Board Members
Birmingham’s Conway MacKenzie has added Bryan Segedi and Anne Taylor to its board of directors. Segedi spent more than 30 years with London-based Ernst and Young LLP and was eventually deputy global vice chair of assurance services, when he was responsible for more than 77,000 professionals and $12
Former state trooper found guilty of lesser involuntary manslaughter charge in Detroit teen's death
DETROIT - A jury found former Michigan State Police Trooper Mark Bessner guilty of a lesser charge of involuntary manslaughter in connection with the death of Detroit teen Damon Grimes.
Crews Working To Clean Up White Substance Found In Macomb County Drain
STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. (WWJ) -- An investigation is underway in Sterling Heights after a milky, white substance was found in a drain. Macomb County Public Works Office Commissioner Candice Miller says the spill was reported by a citizen at the Burr Relief Drain No. 2, near Mound and 18 Mile Roads.
10 Big-Ticket Events Coming Up Near Bloomfield-Bloomfield Hills
BLOOMFIELD-BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI — New and exciting events are coming to the Bloomfield-bloomfield Hills area all the time. Whether you're looking to attend a concert or sporting event, theater performance or magic show, Patch's partnership with TicketNetwork has you covered. Here's your weekly round
Detroit police looking for suspect involved in fatal funeral shooting
DETROIT (WXYZ) — Detroit police are looking for a suspect who alleged shot and killed a man during a funeral reception on April 13. The deadly shooting occurred in the 10000 block of Whittier on the city's east side at around 6 p.m.
Woman accused of poisoning boyfriend's juice with Visine bound over for trial
DEARBORN, Mich. - A Dearborn woman accused of poisoning a drink after becoming angry with her boyfriend has been bound over for trial. Arrieana Yednock, 21, was arrested in February at a home in the 24000 block of Hickory after she allegedly put a substance in her boyfriend's orange juice to make hi
Man gets life in prison for stabbing policeman at Michigan airport
FLINT, Mich. (Reuters) - A Tunisian man was sentenced to life in prison on Thursday for stabbing a police officer at the airport in Flint, Michigan, a decision a federal judge said was made easier by the defendant’s defiant and angry remarks in court.
Experts develop ideas for fixing Michigan's roads during forum Thursday
LANSING (WJRT) (4/18/2019) - A group of experts met in Lansing on Thursday to figure out how to pay for fixing Michigan's crumbling roads. They discussed the growing problem and possible solutions. Ideas thrown around included Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's proposed 45-cent gas tax increase, along with rai
3 charged after shots fired at ATF agents on Detroit's east side
DETROIT - Three people have been charged after shots were fired at agents with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives on Detroit's east side, police said. ATF agents were in the area of Morang Avenue around 1:55 p.m. Monday, officials said.
BEFORE THE STORM: Hail and Michigan's summer outlook
LANSING, MI (WILX) - Have you ever really wondered what hail can do to your home and car?. Well, each year millions of Americans are threatened with large chunks of ice falling from the sky.
Nathaniel Abraham pleads guilty to indecent exposure, more criminal cases pending
Nathaniel Abraham, one of Oakland County’s most notorious convicts whose trouble with the law continues, has knocked one of his criminal charges off the list by pleading guilty to indecent exposure, stemming from an incident last summer in Pontiac.
Watch: Rare Lynx Found in Michigan Released Back Into the Wild
A rare Canada lynx found in Michigan last month has been returned to its natural habitat in the wild, according to wildlife officials. Michigan’s Department of Natural Resources (DNR) said that the lynx — the first live lynx ever captured by the DNR — left its carrier last week with a “casual glance