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2 students, third teen slain in drive-by walking near school

CHESTER, Pa. (AP) -- Police say a teenage boy was slain and two other teens wounded when someone opened fire on them as they walked near an eastern Pennsylvania school. Police identified the dead teen as Ronald Lundy, although police and family listed his age as either 15 or 16. Chester police say

WILX-TV - 2017-09-19 16:09:00

Lansing-area auto parts supplier seeking 50 new employees

Auto parts supplier Gestamp will host a hiring event Wednesday to help the company bring in 50 professional trade workers. The Madrid-based company will conduct on-the-spot interviews at Capital Area Michigan Works! at 2110 S. Cedar St. The event will start at 9 a.m. The company is looking for die

LANSING STATE JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 16:36:16

Authorities warn Martinique to brace for storm; New England issued Tropical Storm warning for Jose

MIAMI (AP) -- A tropical storm warning has been issued for a stretch of New England as Hurricane Jose approaches the coast of the U.S. Northeast. National Hurricane Center in Miami said the warning was in effect for an area stretching from Watch Hill, Rhode Island, to Hull, Massachusetts. The storm

WILX-TV - 2017-09-18 19:58:00

Ex-boxer David Bey killed in construction accident

CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) - A former heavyweight boxing champ who was defeated by Larry Holmes died in a construction accident on Thursday. David Bey, 60, of Philadelphia, was struck by a piece of metal and killed while working on a mixed-use real estate development project in Camden, according to the Occup

WLNS - 2017-09-19 17:22:14

McLaren Greater Lansing partners with MSU Alumni Association's Sparty Mascot Program

McLaren Greater Lansing has recently partnered with the MSU Alumni Association to support the Sparty Mascot Program by offering Sparty growth charts to local children. "The Sparty growth charts have been very well received in the community and in the hospital," Tom Mee, CEO at McLaren Greater Lansin

LANSING STATE JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 10:00:03

Former Michigan high school teacher accused of having sex with student

STOCKBRIDGE, Mich. - A former substitute teacher is accused of sexually assaulting a student. Allyson Moran, 26, was arraigned Tuesday on several criminal sexual conduct charges. Moran is accused of sexually assaulting a Stockbridge High School student in April. She allegedly had sex with the teen

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2017-09-19 22:16:03

Holt teacher surprised with a big honor

A Holt teacher, who has dedicated her life to helping others, is honored with a very special surprise. Val Suszko was inducted into the Michigan Special Olympics Hall of Fame during a ceremony at Washington Woods Middle School. The special education teacher has been a longtime volunteer and advoc

WILX-TV - 2017-09-20 01:47:00

Lansing's 'singing cashier' Lucas Holliday to appear on NBC's "The Voice"

An impromptu video of Lucas Holliday singing Maxwell's R&B hit, "Ascension (Don't Ever Wonder)" from behind a cash register at the Dollar General off South Martin Luther King Boulevard went viral last November. Now the Everett High School graduate will make at least one appearance on season 13 of NB

DETROIT FREE PRESS - 2017-09-19 19:17:00

Hurricane Maria lashes Dominica, now menaces other islands

Men remove boats from the water ahead of Hurricane Maria in the Galbas area of Sainte-Anne on the French Caribbean island of Guadeloupe, early Monday, Sept. 18, 2017. Hurricane Maria grew into a Category 3 storm on Monday as it barreled toward a potentially devastating collision with islands in the

WLNS - 2017-09-19 10:11:45

Hurricane Maria weakens some to Category 4 storm

MIAMI (AP) -- The Latest on tropical weather (all times local): 2:45 a.m. Hurricane Maria, after pounding Dominica with high winds, has weakened slightly to a still extremely dangerous Category 4 major storm. The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami said early Tuesday that top sustained winds

WILX-TV - 2017-09-19 10:45:00

Port Huron Police 'want it that way' in lip sync video

The Port Huron Police department is having some fun on the night shift. They shared a video to their Facebook page of Officer Sam Baker and Officer Brian Daly lip syncing to Back Street Boys "I Want It That Way." As of the 19th of September the video has over 10,000 shares, and 674,000 views. The vi

WILX-TV - 2017-09-20 04:40:00

Alabama transportation crew drags dog's carcass on highway

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) -- The Alabama Department of Transportation says "appropriate action will be taken" after photos were posted to Facebook showing a department truck dragging a dog's body on an interstate. Al.com reports April Bennett was driving with her 5-year-old son on Interstate 20 on Tues

WILX-TV - 2017-09-20 03:49:00

SD lawmaker shares image depicting protesters hit by vehicle

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) -- A Republican South Dakota legislator is under fire for a meme she shared on her Facebook page depicting protesters being hit by a vehicle. Rep. Lynn DiSanto of Box Elder shared the image Sept. 7 under the caption "All Lives Splatter." The Argus Leader reports the image was

WILX-TV - 2017-09-20 03:34:00

Medal of Honor recipient in mid-Michigan

LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - Michigan's very own Medal of Honor Recipient James McCloughan spoke to National Guard soldiers at the Joint Force Readiness Center in Lansing. Specialist McCloughan was a combat medic who fought in the Vietnam War. His act of bravery came when he defended his men against Vi

WILX-TV - 2017-09-20 02:31:00

Dad pleads not guilty to scaring child

BOARDMAN, OH. (WILX) - The father charged with chasing his 6-year-old daughter in a clown mask has pleaded not guilty to child endangerment and inducing panic. 25-year-old Vernon Barrett, Jr. told police he was just trying to discipline the girl and did not want to hurt her. The incident happened o

WILX-TV - 2017-09-20 02:23:00

Regulators approve Walgreens, Rite Aid merger

(WILX) - A major drug store deal is getting approval from federal regulators. They approved a $4.4 billion merger allowing Walgreens to buy nearly half of Rite Aid stores. Walgreens will acquire just under 2,000 Rite Aid stores in areas where there's not much competition between the two chains. The

WILX-TV - 2017-09-20 02:18:00

Exposure to pets and pests may help kids avoid allergies

Children exposed to pets and pests have a lower risk of developing asthma. Researchers at the National Institute of Health followed more than 400 children living in poor neighborhoods, who had at least one parent with asthma, or allergies. Kids in homes with the most cockroach, mouse and cat allerg

WILX-TV - 2017-09-20 02:02:00

AP Interview: Lavrov hints US-Russia 'Tit-for-tat' could end

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov answers questions during an interview in New York, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle) NEW YORK (AP) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told The Associated Press in an interview Tuesday that he heard positive news in President Donald Trump'

WLNS - 2017-09-20 02:01:28

Michigan joins other states in opioid investigation

LANSING, Mich. (WILX) Michigan is joining dozens of other states demanding information from both the makers and distributors of prescription drugs. Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette and 40 other Attorneys General are pooling their resources to address the opioid epidemic. Their investigation i

WILX-TV - 2017-09-20 01:45:00

6 Spartans, Wolverines OK in Mexico

Three Spartans and three Wolverines are safe in Mexico after an earthquake rocked the country Tuesday afternoon. The quake, with a magnitude of 7.1, was centered just 76 miles from Mexico City and caused widespread damage. It has killed more than 100 people, and the number is expected to rise. Uni

WLNS - 2017-09-20 00:50:12