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Solar stunner: Eclipse wows sungazers

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Metro Detroiters enjoy first marquee solar eclipse of this century

Mom arrested for leaving kids in car at Detroit casino

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Toddler, baby released to father, police said.

Ex-cop accused in Detroit road rage shooting

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Police say man shot out woman's tail light after crash

Workers freed in Macomb trench collapse

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2 men digging foundation on Edgewater in Chesterfield Twp. trapped after wall caves in, police say

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Woman struck by SUV on Fort

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Federal court personnel render aid and direct traffic as woman is placed in ambulance

Michigan regulator: Shut down medical pot shops

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A Medical Marihuana Licensing Board member set off worries Monday by sugesting the board shut down existing dispensaries

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Tesla wins fight for Michigan lawmaker records

A federal magistrate on Monday ordered two Michigan lawmakers to turn over lobbyist communications sought by Tesla.

Trump watches eclipse from White House

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President Donald Trump squinted and pointed skyward before donning protective glasses to take in the solar eclipse

Morse won’t be charged in alleged touching incident

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The attorney has been the subject of lawsuits from five women who alleged sexual misconduct or touching

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Dems pitch prescription drug price transparency plan

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Michigan Democrats want to create a Prescription Drug Consumer Protection Board to oversee pharmaceutical prices.

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Nolan Finley to host morning show on 910AM

The Detroit News editorial page editor’s weekday show will start Sept. 5

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Clouds hold off from blocking eclipse

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National Weather Service is forecasting a cloudy day for most of lower Michigan

Young: Duggan spurns a second mayoral debate

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Campaign spokeswoman for Mayor Mike Duggan said campaign has committed to single Oct. 25 debate

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Pair sues over effort to reverse Detroit arena funding

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Lawsuit challenges clerk, elections director and council after petitions seeking to overturn arena funding are rejected

Public Lighting Authority names executive director

Beau Taylor succeeds former CEO Nicolette Carlone, whose contract expired Aug. 1

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Pedestrian killed while walking on I-94 near Wayne Rd.

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Police say it's not clear why pedestrian was on freeway

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Go-kart street race leaves 1 dead, 1 hurt

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The go-kart driver was dead on arrival at the hospital and the driver of the motorcyclist was in serious condition

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Where and how to watch the 2017 eclipse

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Here’s some of the best places to watch the eclipse and how to do so safely

Detroit makes room for safer street cycling

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Bike lanes with a separation between bike and parking lanes are popping up at the cost of nearly $150,000 per mile

Monday, Aug 21

Michigan lottery for Sunday, Aug. 20

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These numbers were drawn Sunday:

Sunday, Aug 20

Lottery rigging mastermind faces 25-years

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The Iowa man had secretly installed software that allowed him to pick winning numbers in multiple states.

Memory lane: Woodward rewards car faithful

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From flashbacks to fastbacks, many heard rumbling call as Dream Cruise rolled to its end Saturday night

Raisman: USA Gymnastics needs sweeping change

Six-time Olympic medal winning gymnast thinks it’s time USA Gymnastics joins in a conversation she feels is long overdue

Dozens gather to protest Columbus bust in Detroit

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Christopher Columbus' legacy has been questioned due to his treatment of native Americans

Saturday, Aug 19

Volunteers board up vacant houses in Detroit neighborhood

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AmeriCorps service workers on Saturday boarded up nine vacant houses on a street just west of Warren.

Dare to dream: Car enthusiasts take in Woodward

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The Woodward Dream Cruise takes over Metro Detroit on Saturday if it hasn’t already

Trump Unity Bridge to visit Dream Cruise

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Trump Unity Bridge plans ride alongside Woodward Dream Cruise, could get hung up by restrictions

Full Woodward Dream Cruise coverage

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Classic cars roll down Woodward Saturday, August 19, for popular annual event

Friday, Aug 18

Electricity discrepancy leads to pot bust in Ecorse

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DTE officials said a house had used more than $7,000 of stolen electricity

Michiganians wide-eyed about approaching solar eclipse

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Museums and libraries are organizing eclipse watch parties, educational activities and glasses you can’t find elsewhere

Mich. crash deaths rise; cops cracking down on drunk driving

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In 2016, one in four car crash deaths was alcohol-involved

2K remain without power after DTE fire in Plymouth

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No cause identified yet; DTE estimates power will restore Thursday night, spokeswoman says

Thursday, Aug 17

Duggan, Young accept invite to debate each other

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The debate comes after Young called multiple times for the mayor to come together to discuss their plans for Detroit

Façade collapses at 126-year-old Detroit church

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The First Congregational Church of Detroit was finished in 1891 and named a Michigan Historic Site in 1974

3 from Detroit area arrested in prison drone drop

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Three people from the Detroit area were arrested Thursday in an attempted contraband prison drop using a drone

Weedmaps brings pro-marijuana billboards to Michigan

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A firm is promoting pro-marijuana “facts” in Michigan during a drive to put a pot legalization question before voters