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  1. Detroit priest to be beatified, was known for helping othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | SFGate

    In this Nov. 15, 2017 photo, people pray at the tomb of Father Solanus Casey in Detroit. The Detroit priest, who is credited with helping cure a woman with a skin disease, is being beatified by the Roman Catholic Church, a major step toward sainthood, Saturday, Nov. 18 in Detroit.

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  2. Detroit priest known for his humility to be beatifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | SFGate

    This 1954 file photo shows Father Solanus Casey, a member of the Capuchin Franciscan Order of St. Joseph. The Detroit priest, who is credited with helping cure a woman with a skin disease, is being beatified by the Roman Catholic Church, a major step toward sainthood.

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  3. Thanks for Your Service: The Very Best American Cities for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | SFGate

    It turns out that some cities are more hospitable to our nation's veterans than others. So where are the best places for former military men and women? On Veterans Day, Americans give a big collective thank-you to the estimated 30 million military veterans for their service to our country.

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  4. Challenger concedes to incumbent in Detroit mayor raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 7 | SFGate

    In a Jan. 10, 2017 file photo, Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan addresses a ceremony honoring 15 Detroit entrepreneurs in Detroit. Duggan is facing Coleman Young II in Tuesday, Nov. 7 mayoral election.

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  5. Americans are retiring later, dying sooner and sickerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 23 | SFGate

    But lifespans aren't necessarily extending to offer equal time on the beach. Data released last week suggest Americans' health is declining and millions of middle-age workers face the prospect of shorter, and less active, retirements than their parents enjoyed.

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  6. Event previews Detroit greenway shipping container projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | SFGate

    This photo provided by Detroit RiverFront Conservancy shows the Dequindre Cut Freight Yard project in Detroit on Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. The new retail and entertainment gathering space made of repurposed shipping containers is scheduled to open in the spring of 2018.

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  7. Boxer LaMotta, immortalized in 'Raging Bull,' dies at 95Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | SFGate

    In this June 16, 1949, file photo, Jake LaMotta, left, pounds Marcel Cerdan in third round of a world middleweight title bout in Detroit, Mich. LaMotta won the title by a knockout in the tenth round.

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  8. Palestinian activist to be deported to Jordan from ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | SFGate

    In this Aug. 17, 2017 file photo, Palestinian activist Rasmea Odeh of Chicago, stands outside the Theodore Levin U.S. Courthouse in Detroit, Mich., for a final court hearing before she's eventually deported. Supporters say the activist is leaving the U.S. for Jordan, after a criminal case that revealed her decades-old record of bombings in Jerusalem.

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  9. People are freaking out about a potential clash between a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | SFGate

    Organizers announced the pro-Trump "Mother of All Rallies" on Sunday, describing the event as the "Woodstock of American Rallies" to defend what organizers call traditional American values and culture. While the march is explicitly nonviolent and inclusive, organizers such as the Alt Knights have stated missions of street activism and "confrontation," and were involved in organizing the Charlottesville "Unite the Right" rally.

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  10. The 13-story 'leaning tower of Alexandria' in Egypt has fallenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | SFGate

    A picture taken on June 1, 2017 shows a general scene of a high-rise residential building toppling over as it leans on another tall building in a central neighbourhood of Egypt's coastal Mediterranean city of Alexandria. / AFP PHOTO / STRINGER A picture taken on June 1, 2017 shows a general scene of a high-rise residential building toppling over as it leans on another tall building in a central neighbourhood of Egypt's coastal Mediterranean city of ALEXANDRIA, EGYPT - JUNE 1: People watch as construction equipments work at at the area after 12-storey apartment building toppled over another building in Alexandria, Egypt on June 1, 2017.

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  11. Homeless college students a growing concern on campusesRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2017 | SFGate

    In this June 2017 photo, Wayne County Community College District student Jennifer Carr speaks during an interview in Detroit. Carr knows she's not the profile of a typical college student.

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  12. Sam Richardson's Hardest, Best Day on - Detroiters':...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | SFGate

    "Detroiters" star Sam Richardson says the most difficult thing he's done on the Comedy Central series was also the most fun - he rode around downtown Detroit on a motorcycle with co-star Tim Robinson clinging to his waist. "It would get so hot because we were in these motorcycle suits.

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  13. Chris Cornell's Family Is - Mystified' by Medical...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2017 | SFGate

    Two weeks after Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell's death, the musician's family is still looking for answers about the circumstances surrounding his death - and is "mystified" that the medical examiner deemed Cornell's demise a suicide so soon after his body was found. In a statement issued Thursday, the Cornell family's attorney, Kirk Pasich, said that the City of Detroit Law Department had denied a Freedom of Information Act request he made for reports relating to his death at age 52. "Based on information provided by personnel from the City of Detroit Police Department Homicide Section, it is our understanding that this matter is an open investigation.

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  14. Chris Cornell's Wife Writes Letter to Late Singer: - I'm...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | SFGate

    Vicky Cornell, the wife of late grunge star Chris Cornell, poured out her emotions in an open letter posted to Billboard on Wednesday. In the message, she expressed her grief over her husband's untimely death and her resolve to fight for his memory.

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  15. This car built by college students gets 2,713 miles per gallonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | SFGate

    You might look silly doing it, but students from Universit Laval, in Quebec, have theoretically made that outlandish trip possible with their prototype gasoline-powered car that gets 2,713.1 miles per gallon. The Laval team took home the big prize at this year's Shell Eco-marathon Americas , a competition in which university students design a prototype car using various fuels, from gasoline to hydrogen fuel cells, in an attempt to maximize efficiency on a Detroit, Michigan test track.

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  16. Chris Cornell Seemed - Like He Was Really Fighting' to Get...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | SFGate

    Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell, who took his own life after a concert at Detroit's Fox Theatre this week, seemed to be "really fighting" to get through the performance, according to a friend of the deceased vocalist. Kevin Morris, a friend of Cornell's who also used to roadie for Soundgarden and Cornell's other band, Audioslave, told People that Cornell seemed to become "disoriented" early on in the Wednesday set.

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  17. Chris Cornell Ended His Final Concert With a Song About Dying...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | SFGate

    Soundgarden singer capped the band's Detroit show with a refrain from Led Zeppelin's "In My Time of Dying" Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell, who died of a possible suicide after his band's performance at the Fox Theatre in Detroit, Michigan on Wednesday, closed out his final concert with a song about death. Cornell and company capped the concert, which was loaded with Soundgarden favorites such as "Black Hole Sun" and "Fell on Black Days," with a performance of their song "Slaves and Bulldozers," from their 1991 album "Badmotorfinger," mixed with a refrain from the Led Zeppelin track "In My Time of Dying."

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  18. Washington's hottest ticket? African-American history museumRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | SFGate

    Visitors have their ticket scanned as they wait in line outside the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Cultural on the National Mall in Washington, Monday, May 1, 2017. The hottest ticket in Washington right now is for the new museum, where thousands of tickets are snapped up each month within minutes of being released, a full seven months after the museum opened.

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  19. Names & Faces: Carmelo Anthony, Matthew StaffordRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | SFGate

    DECEMBER 11: Quarterback Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions talks to the media after defeating the Chicago Bears 20-17 with his fourth quarter touchdown at Ford Field on December 11, 2016 in Detroit, Michigan. less DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 11: Quarterback Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions talks to the media after defeating the Chicago Bears 20-17 with his fourth quarter touchdown at Ford Field on December 11, 2016 ... more The Knicks ' All-Star forward and his wife, actress La La Anthony, have separated, according to TMZ.

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  20. Doll company American Girl is looking for a research historianRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | SFGate

    In this undated product image courtesy of American Girl shows doll characters, "Tenney Grant," left, and "Logan Everett." For the first time in its more than 30-year history, American Girl will sell a boy version of its pricey dolls.

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