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  1. Man punched in face, carjacked in DetroitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WXYZ

    A 36-year-old man was punched in the face and carjacked on Detroit's west side on Friday, police say. Around 10 p.m., the victim was driving in the area of Grand River Avenue and MLK Boulevard when his car was sideswiped by the suspect vehicle.

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  2. Man accused of pulling gun on DPD officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WXYZ

    A man accused of pulling a gun on an off-duty police officer in a road rage incident is facing multiple felony charges. Gionni Luv Carrington, 20, was driving his car on Sept.

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  3. Convoy of Hope spreads kindness in DetroitRead the original story

    Yesterday | WXYZ

    Convoy of Hope will partner with local businesses, churches, government agencies and nonprofits to spread kindness to residents in Detroit, on Saturday, September 22, 2018. The event will run from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Bishop field ; just adjacent to Northwestern High School.

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  4. Family of woman charged in husband's death talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WXYZ

    The family of a Waterford woman charged in the death of her husband is speaking out about the physical and emotional abuse she allegedly dealt with for years. "I was shocked because I thought it would be the phone call she was dead," said Tina's mother Susan.

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  5. Rick Wershe's sister spreaks out against movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WXYZ

    It's about the life of teenage drug dealer Rick Wershe Jr. who remains behind bars after being sent to jail at 18. His sister is speaking out about her anger over the way her family was portrayed in the movie. Dawn Scott says, "We were portrayed in the film as low-class dirt poor scuzz bags, I don't know what other words to use, not the way it was."

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  6. 'Positive step forward' in road-building disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WXYZ

    According to a spokeswoman from the office of Governor Rick Snyder, a "positive step forward" has been made in the road building dispute between union members and contractors. In a note sent on Friday, Sept.

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  7. AG investigating MI Catholic diocesesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WXYZ

    Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette is investigating alleged sexual abuse and assault by Catholic priests from 1950 to the present for all seven Catholic dioceses in Michigan, according to a Freedom of Information Act request. The Archdiocese of Detroit said it welcomes the investigation, acknowledging it as the "next phase of our commitment to transparency and healing."

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  8. Man charged in carjacking, robbery in TroyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WXYZ

    Troy police say a suspect has been arrested and charged in connection to a carjacking and armed robbery in the parking lot of a Planet Fitness earlier this month. According to police, 18-year-old Marquel Williams, of Detroit, was arraigned on one count of armed robbery & one count of carjacking in relation to the incident.

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  9. State may use National Guard on stalled projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WXYZ

    Gov. Rick Snyder and his team are considering many options to get construction across the state back up and running, including activating the National Guard, as the work stoppage due to a labor dispute approaches week three. In a statement, the governor's office said they are looking at several options to finish projects as quickly as possible.

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  10. Sentencing for man in deadly hit-and-run of boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WXYZ

    The man who was charged in a deadly hit-and-run of an 8-year-old Detroit boy earlier this year will be sentenced on Friday morning. Stephen Williams, 27, of Ecorse, pleaded guilty to charges of reckless driving causing death, operating with a suspended license causing death and failure to stop at the scene of an accident when at fault resulting in death.

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  11. Frosty temps expected in Michigan this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | WXYZ

    The warm front is responsible for all the heavy rain and flooding through the morning drive and will keep scattered storms around into the evening hours. Some storms could be strong to severe with damaging winds, frequent lightning, isolated tornadoes and more torrential rain.

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  12. New season of 'Crimetown' to focus on DetroitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | WXYZ

    According to the description, season two "explores crime and corruption in the heart of the Rust Belt: Detroit, Michigan. Expect stories of police shootings, the drug trade, and politic scandal divided by race."

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  13. 2/3 of Detroit schools have high lead levelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | WXYZ

    Nearly 2/3 of Detroit schools have elevated levels of lead and/or copper, according to a new test from the Detroit Public Schools Community District. According to the district, the new round of testing evaluated all water sources from sinks to drinking fountains.

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  14. Anti-hunger program gives food to 800 familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | WXYZ

    PepsiCo and Feed the Children are providing the food Wednesday that will supplement a family's meals for a week. The items will be distributed by volunteers at a Detroit church.

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  15. Extreme Midget Wrestling coming to DetroitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | WXYZ

    Extreme Midget Wrestling is returning to Detroit with a show at St. Andrews Hall on Monday, Dec. 3. The group is making its yearly appearance in the Motor City.

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  16. Man charged for alleged retail scheme in DetroitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | WXYZ

    The Wayne County Prosecutor's Office has charged a West Bloomfield man in connection to an organized retail scheme ran out of a liquor store. From June 2017 through November 2017, 37-year-old Robert Jamal Yono allegedly operate an organized retail fraud scheme out of the Omni Liquor on 7 Mile Road in Detroit, according to the Prosecutor's office.

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  17. Woman's body found in burned-out car in DetroitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | WXYZ

    Detroit police and Detroit fire arson investigators are on scene after a woman's body was found in a burned-out vehicle.

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  18. DDOT driver allegedly took 'unscheduled stops'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | WXYZ

    Late buses are frustrating, but one Detroit woman says delays are made even worse when bus drivers make unscheduled stops, and she caught one driver on camera in the act. Shopping instead of driving, that's what this cell phone video allegedly captured.

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  19. Where is Detroit's housing market headed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | WXYZ

    Real Estate experts at the national level are asking the question: Is the Detroit Housing market on the brink of a crisis? According to Forbes Magazine, the number of homes underwater in the city of Detroit has increased 1.6 percent over the last year to 4,963 homes.

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  20. SAFE: Missing 5-year-old Detroit girl foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | WXYZ

    The Detroit police asked the community Tuesday to be on the lookout for Lieara Clark.

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