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Teen admits arson over arranged marriage

A Michigan teenager has admitted she set a fire in her house while her parents were sleeping because she didn't want to get engaged in an arranged marriage.

Walkers, bikes to preview rebuilt I-96

Officials will let residents walk, run, bike or skateboard down a reconstructed Detroit-area freeway before cars are allowed to hit the road.

Missing 12-year-old girl found safe

Authorities say a 12-year-old girl who was last seen Tuesday morning in Canton has been found safe.

GM approves 19 death claims

Ken Feinberg, the attorney overseeing a compensation fund for victims of GM cars, has so far linked 19 deaths to a serious flaw with the automaker's ignition switches.

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Skeletons found 'holding hands' for 700 years

Even death couldn't part two skeletons excavated from a lost chapel in an English county, found with their fingers entwined.

Police: Taylor woman's death 'suspicious'

Her body was found at the Royal Park Apartments at Polk and Ecorse roads.

Cass Tech senior gets help from classmates

Camyrea Barnes lost her mother and a sibling just days ago in a fire at her home in Detroit. The 17-year-old is a standout senior at Detroit Cass Tech High School.

Dr. Farid Fata pleads guilty to 16 counts

He owned Michigan Hematology Oncology, which had many offices in suburban Detroit.

Records: Victim, shooter both have prior road rage cases

Records show a man accused in a fatal Michigan road rage shooting and the victim in the case had been involved in prior road rage incidents.

Video: Children drop to safety to escape Detroit house fire

Detroit police say investigators are looking into why four young children were home alone when they were forced to be dropped out of a second-story window to escape a fire.

Gas station clerk helps man shot in face

Mansour Mansour's early-morning shift at a Detroit gas station turns into a life-saving mission when one of his regular customers came racing in for help.


Retrial for officer Weekley begins

Opening statements begin Thursday morning in the retrial of a Detroit police officer who shot and killed 7-year-old Aiyana Jones.

Live on ClickOnDetroit: 'Penguin Cam'

Now you can watch the penguins at the Detroit Zoo through ClickOnDetroit's live streaming cameras.

Meijer to pay $2M for recalled products

Midwest retailer Meijer Inc. will pay $2 million to settle charges that the firm knowingly sold and distributed hundreds of recalled products.

Defenders undercover: Being homeless

There are 35,000 men, women and children living on the streets in metro Detroit.

Cancer doctor’s fraud investigation widens

The investigation into a Detroit-area cancer specialist who pleaded guilty to federal charges and admits he gave patients unneeded treatments is expanding to include other doctors.

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Enterovirus D68 in 19 states, Canada

Enterovirus D68 is likely coming -- if it hasn't already -- to a state near you.

Since mid-August, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention had confirmed 153 cases of respiratory illness caused by Enterovirus D68 in 18 states: Alabama, Colorado...

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Woman holds off thief, then gives birth

Police in Flint, Michigan, say a woman gave birth after she and her family captured a purse snatcher in a grocery store parking lot.

Man accused of putting cellphone under teen's dress at bookstore

Ronald Burrill is charged with felony eavesdropping.

Fire burns house near Heidelberg Project

A fire has gutted a house on the same street as Detroit's Heidelberg Project outdoor art installation.

Friday Football Frenzy Game of the Week winner

Thanks to every one who voted this week for the Friday Football Frenzy Game of the Week!

Source: Campbell investigated for inmate assault

Campbell served a 57-day sentence for body-slamming a school security guard. He was re-arrested Friday just hours after being released from the Juvenile Detention Center.

Prosecutor: No charges in death of man at Northland Mall

Oakland County Prosecutor Jessica Cooper said Thursday that an investigation found the guards didn't intend to injure McKenzie Cochran.

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Source: Joan Rivers' doc did biopsy, selfie

The cardiac arrest leading to Joan Rivers' death happened as the comedian's personal doctor began performing a biopsy on her vocal cords, a source close to the death investigation told CNN.

A staff member at Manhattan's Yorkville Endoscopy clinic told...

Leaders flock to Detroit for business event

A group of political and business heavyweights will attend a celebration in Detroit for local graduates of a national small business program.

Children’s Hospital stricter on visitation

This is due to an influx of patients with viral respiratory illnesses.

Couple meets first responders they call their 'heroes'

An Ypsilanti woman meets and thanks the 911 dispatcher and paramedic who helped save her life on Aug. 13.

Mom thanks officers who saved girl's life

The mother of a 7-year-old Detroit girl who was hit by gunfire as she rode her bike in her neighborhood got the chance Thursday to thank the two officers for saving her daughter's life.

Supreme Court suspends Detroit judge

A Detroit judge has been suspended without pay by the Michigan Supreme Court.

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How famous attorney is saving a stranger's life

Tonight at 11 p.m. - Dr. McGeorge shows how a decision Mark Bernstein made 15 years ago is helping save someone's life today.

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