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  1. Immigrant children, Mega Millions, 'Mamma Mia!': 5 things you need to know FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | USA Today

    ... A child from Honduras is brought to the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement office in Grand Rapids, Mich., Tuesday, July 10, 2018. Two boys and a girl who had been in temporary foster care in Grand Rapids have been reunited with their ...

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  2. More than 300 older children split at border are reunitedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this July 10, 2018, file photo, Ever Reyes Mejia, of Honduras, carries his son to a vehicle after being reunited and released by United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement in Grand Rapids, Mich. The Trump administration said Thursday, July 19, that it has reunified 364 children ages 5 and older with their families after they were separated at the border, still leaving hundreds to go before a court-imposed deadline a week away.

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  3. Whitecaps Announce Leadership ChangesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WHTC

    The Midwest League minor league baseball affiliate of the MLB Detroit Tigers announced on Thursday changes in their organizational structure. Lew Chamberlain and Denny Baxter, who purchased the Madison Muskies in 1993 and moved the club to the northern Grand Rapids suburb of Comstock Park prior to the 1994 season, will step away from day-to-day operational duties to newly-created roles of Chairman and Founder, with what team officials say will be a "focus on strategic oversight of the organization."

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  4. The Farr Side: Hall & Oates made my dreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Dansville-Genesee Country Expres

    ... Hall of Famers performed a retrospective of hits spanning some 40 years for a nearly full Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, Michigan. My anticipation for the show began the moment the duo announced they were splitting the bill for a summer tour with ...

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  5. Meijer Delivers Future of Transportation to SpaceX CompetitionRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.: Anyone who's ever driven in a large city during rush hour has visions of faster forms of transportation. So, when a team of engineering students from the University of Michigan qualified to compete at an exclusive international competition at Elon Musk's SpaceX campus in Hawthorne, Calif., Meijer offered its trucking expertise to help transport their futuristic transportation pod across the country.

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  6. Kylie Jenner reignites parenting debate after piercing baby Stormi's earsRead the original story

    Wednesday | IVillage

    ... ears, TODAY Parents reached out to Dr. Bill Bush, pediatrician-in-chief at Helen DeVos Children's Hospital in Grand Rapids, Michigan, to weigh in with a medical opinion. "I don't have a good reason to say that (parents can't have a baby's ears ...

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  7. Corindus Announces Significant Progress in the Development of Remote...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Cath Lab Digest

    Corindus Vascular Robotics , Inc. announced today that Ryan Madder, MD, an interventional cardiologist at Spectrum Health, has successfully completed a remote percutaneous coronary intervention in a porcine model using the CorPath GRX System from a location greater than 100 miles from the catheterization lab. Working from a Spectrum Health facility in Ludington, MI, Dr. Madder leveraged the CorPath GRX System to remotely manipulate interventional devices through the subject's coronary arteries while utilizing a telecommunications system to communicate with the bedside staff based in Grand Rapids, MI.

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  8. NewsEast Grand Rapids hoping parking limits will resolve Gladstone issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | MLive.com

    East Grand Rapids city officials are hoping to resolve long-standing parking issues on a residential street by allowing parking on one side only. Several years ago, the city placed "two-hour parking" limit restriction signs along Gladstone Avenue between Robinson Road and Wealthy Street.

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  9. Big changes coming to Whitecaps front office in 2019Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Denny Baxter, CFO of the West Michigan Whitecaps speaks together with Lew Chamberlin, CEO of the West Michigan Whitecaps, at a banquet for the West Michigan Whitecaps at Frederik Meijer Gardens in Grand Rapids, Michigan, on Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018. At the banquet, the two were inducted into the West Michigan Whitecaps Hall of Fame.

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  10. From crib to court: At least 70 children under 1 summoned for deportation proceedingsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    The Trump administration has summoned at least 70 children under 1 year old to immigration court for their own deportation proceedings since Oct. 1, according to new Justice Department data provided exclusively to Kaiser Health News. A child from Honduras is brought to the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement office in Grand Rapids, Mich., Tuesday, July 10, 2018.

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  11. Remembering 'Summer of Big Sid' 40 years after escaped circus python upended Michigan townRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | MLive.com

    ... as the "Summer of Big Sid." It was 31 days when the search for an escaped, 20-foot circus python upended the Grand Rapids suburb of Walker. Some panicked parents refused to let their children and pets out of backyards that summer. Their fears were ...

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  12. Group bike ride attracts dozens to biweekly Columbus treks Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... up to me after and say, 'You know, 10 miles wasn't that bad.'" "It seemed super-intense," said Dent, 21, of Grand Rapids, Michigan. "When you think of bike culture, you think of everyone wearing bike shorts and bike shoes." Nonetheless, she rode her ...

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  13. Where governor candidates stand on hot-button education issuesRead the original story

    Monday Jul 9 | MLive.com

    ... d the School Aid Fund. Third grade teacher Lori Brazelle talks with her students at William C. Abney Academy in Grand Rapids

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  14. First Grand Rapids area football media day at Gilda's Club on Wednesday, July 18, 2018.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MLive.com

    ... furthest, and Forest Hills Northern proudly showed off its new football jerseys. MLive hosted its 4th annual Grand Rapids Press High School Football Media Day Wednesday afternoon at Gilda's Club of Grand Rapids, 1806 Bridge St. NW. In all, 15 Grand ...

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  15. Grand Rapids NewsGiraffe born at Alto area wild animal park, public asked for namesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MLive.com

    A Kent County wild animal park wants the public's help to name a new addition -- a baby giraffe -- that came into the world just last week. The animal was born last week to Ginger, the newest of the park's adult giraffes, and can be seen by visitors beginning Thursday.

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  16. "All of It" and more: Cole Swindell plans six-city tour behind new albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KYKX-FM Longview

    ... copy of the new album. 8/17 - St. Louis, Missouri, The Ready Room 8/19 - Rosemont, Illinois, Joe's Live 8/20 - Grand Rapids, Michigan, The Intersection 8/21 - Fort Wayne, Indiana, Clyde Theatre 8/22 - Cleveland, Ohio, House of Blues 8/23 - ...

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  17. Cole Swindell Plots Headlining All of It TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | RollingStone

    ... be released August 17th. August 17 St. Louis, MO @ the Ready Room August 19 Rosemont, IL @ Joe's Live August 20 Grand Rapids, MI @ the Intersection August 21 Fort Wayne, IN @ Clyde Theatre August 22 Cleveland, OH @ House of Blues August 23 ...

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  18. Michigan State: Former student can sue players over 2015 rape claim, but not schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MLive.com

    ... players but not the university, MSU argued in a court filing this week. In a motion filed in federal court in Grand Rapids, Michigan State argued that the lawsuit the woman filed earlier this year should be dismissed because it was not aware of the ...

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  19. Michigan couple charged in dehydration death of young sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | White Lake Beacon

    A western Michigan couple has been charged with murder, manslaughter and child abuse in the dehydration death of their 18-month-old son. Authorities say Yurik Birkenmeyer's body was found March 16 in the family's home in Wyoming, south of Grand Rapids.

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  20. East Grand RapidsEast Grand Rapids residents seeking action on gypsy moth infestationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | MLive.com

    The destructive effects of gypsy moths in Ann Arbor wooded areas as seen on Friday, June 29, 2018. (Ben Allan Smith A group of residents living in an East Grand Rapids neighborhood are upset over a gypsy moth infestation they say has left their trees defoliated.

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