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Federal counsel says VA didn’t fully investigate Ann Arbor claims

The Office of Special Counsel says Veterans Affairs didn’t fully investigate whistle-blower claims about sterile conditions at its Ann Arbor facility being potentially compromised Full News here – freep

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Detroit Club bidding ends at $2.9M, but not high enough for a winner

The auction seller is real estate investor Emre Uralli, who purchased the 122-year-old building for $ 1 million in late December and has since done renovations to the interior. Full News here – freep

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Sleeping 8-Year-Old Killed, Mother Injured In Detroit Shooting

Sleeping 8-Year-Old Killed, Mother Injured In Detroit Shooting DETROIT (WWJ) – Detroit police say a sleeping 8-year-old boy was fatally shot overnight in what might be a result of domestic violence. The incident happened around 1:15 a.m. Wednesday when someone walked up to the back of a townhouse in the 600 … Full News here – […]

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Police pursuing tips in killing of 14-year-old April Millsap, but two arrests unrelated to investigation

Two arrests that took place Wednesday while authorities searched for evidence in the killing of 14-year-old April Millsap were unrelated to the homicide investigation, police said Thursday. Full News here – Detroit News

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Metro Times is getting a new website today

Your favorite local alternative weekly is getting a digital facelift at around 4 p.m. today, and we need your help. If you, dear reader, spot anything amiss or notice that any of our regular features are not working properly, do give us a shout in the comment section below or on social media. If, on […]

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City Councilwoman: $650 million Detroit Red Wings project needs to be inclusive of Detroiters and tourists alike

While renderings of and additional information on what a $ 650 million Detroit Red Wings arena and entertainment district look and sound nice, the devil will be in the details going forward, Detroit City Councilwoman Raquel Castaneda-Lopez said. Full News here – Detroit Business News

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Jumpin Jumpin: Police, fire fighters, and EMS workers to be honored at Sky Zone

When we think of honoring the brave men and women who protect and serve the metro Detroit area, we think of trampolines.  We think they should jump on trampolines. And by trampolines, we mean an all-walled trampoline field where they can land in a pit of 10,000 foam cubes. They have to blow off steam […]

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Former Tigers pitcher Evan Reed arraigned

Former Tigers pitcher Evan Reed has been arraigned on two counts of Criminal Sexual Conduct. Full News here – Detroit | WXYZ

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Detroit child shot as he slept called 'good boy'

Detroit child shot as he slept called 'good boy' DETROIT — Police said an 8-year-old boy died after being shot at a home on the city's east side. Police said a bullet fired from outside went through a wall at about 1 a.m. Wednesday and struck Jakari Pearson, who was resting in an upstairs bedroom. […]

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Wasting time or protecting Constitution? What Detroit-area reps said about bill to sue president

The U.S. House on Wednesday approved a plan to sue President Barack Obama over claims he’s overstepped his authority by using executive orders to affect policy involving health care, minimum wage and other issues. Full News here – Detroit News

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Cottage Inn to move into former Washtenaw Avenue Pizza Hut

A former Pizza Hut on Washtenaw Avenue vacant since last summer has been purchased by the owners of a nearby Cottage Inn Pizza restaurant. Full News here – Oakland Business

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Jury hears from defense in porch shooting trial

The defense is to present its side in the trial of a suburban Detroit man charged in the fatal shooting of a young woman on his porch last fall. Full News here – Detroit | WXYZ

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Firefighters find body in trunk of car

A fire call turned into a homicide investigation on Detroit’s Eastside. Firefighters  found a body in the trunk of a car that had been set on fire.   Full News here – Detroit | WXYZ

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Ballot proposal to phase out tax on equipment has broad support

There’s no organized opposition to Proposal 1, which is the only statewide ballot measure Tuesday and would phase out personal property taxes on industrial and some commercial equipment while providing a replacement for lost local government revenue and protecting the School Aid Fund. Yet the proposal’s backers are taking nothing for granted and may even […]

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Tigers’ inconsistency makes it hard to tell what help they need

It’s scary how good they could be, or should be, especially with their starting pitching. And it’s scary how easily their flaws could derail them. It’s why Dave Dombrowski probably will keep cell phones smashed to both ears right up until 4 p.m. Thursday, because nothing is set until a championship is won. Full News […]

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