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Christmas Eve, Day storm brewing

Rain and snow are possible as Detroit nears Christmas Eve, Christmas Day.

2 NYPD officers 'assassinated'; shooter dead

Officer Rafael Ramos sat in the driver's seat. Officer Wenjian Liu was at his side. The two New York City cops weren't at their usual precinct -- normally, the pair was assigned to downtown Brooklyn.

Detroit Lions clinch playoff spot

The Lions clinched a playoff spot Saturday without stepping foot on the field.

Shoplifter bites Macomb County officer

A man was arrested Saturday after he was busted for shoplifting at a Target store and bit a deputy.

Woman killed in Warren house fire

A woman is dead after a fire Saturday in Warren. The mayor of Warren confirmed the incident was an accidental death caused by smoking.

Photos released of Family Dollar robbers

Detroit police have released surveillance photos of suspects that are wanted in connection to the string of Family Dollar robberies.

Clinton Township bank robber sought

Clinton Township police are searching for a suspect in a bank robbery that happened at the 5th Third Bank on Harper Avenue

Trans-Siberian Orchestra coming to town

Are you ready to rock this Christmas?

Transgender man from Warren missing

A 22-year-old transgender man from Warren has been missing since Dec. 10.

Cops: Pedestrian struck, killed by vehicle

A pedestrian is dead after being struck by a vehicle at 14 Mile Road and Van Dyke Avenue in Sterling Heights, police said.

Agents wound armed Canadian on Ambassador Bridge

U.S. authorities say that border agents shot and wounded an armed Canadian man as he walked toward an inspection station on the Ambassador Bridge between Detroit and Windsor, Ontario.

Watch: Orion spacecraft splashes down in Pacific Ocean

In case you missed it on Local 4 news Today, we took another walk inside my amazing world of science.

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Finger-pointing after officers' killings

Not too long after a man ambushed and killed two police officers sitting in a patrol car in New York City, the finger-pointing started.

Ismaaiyl Brinsley walked up to Officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos on Saturday in Brooklyn as they sat in their ...

More clouds, cold Sunday morning

Winter begins at 6:03pm ET, Sunday, and it will feel like it. Shoppers can take advantage of two more dry days of shopping before a winter storm makes roads, parking lots and sidewalks slippery closer to Christmas.


2 NYPD officers slain; shooter dead

The man who shot and killed two New York City police officers as they sat in their patrol car had posted angry messages on social media, ranting against the government and police, New York Police Department's Chief of Detectives Robert Boyce said Sun...

Special needs girls express themselves through dance

Today's special needs children play sports and compete on a global stage. It's a far cry from the segregation of decades ago, but there was one activity missing in metro Detroit -- dance.


Police officer shot and killed in Florida

A police officer in Tarpon Springs, Florida, was shot and killed early Sunday, a sheriff's spokeswoman said.

A suspect is in custody.

The fatal shooting occurred in a residential area in the predawn hours, said Cecilia Barreda from the Pinellas County...

Man in Santa suit shoots 2 at gas station

Detroit police says that a man in a Santa suit is behind bars after shooting two men during a confrontation at a downtown gas station.

Flashpoint: Discussing Detroit's naughty or nice list

This week's episode of Flashpoint began with an examination of Hour Detroit magazine's list of the naughty and nice around metro Detroit.


North Korea warns US: Worse is coming

North Korea is accusing the U.S. government of being behind the making of the movie "The Interview."

Police looking for missing 66-year-old man

The Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office is searching for a 66-year-old man who wandered away from home Friday night.

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School apologizes for taking away blind boy's cane

A school in Missouri is apologizing after taking away a blind boy's cane as punishment and replacing it with a foam pool noodle.

Man sought in girl's sexual assault

Crime Stoppers has released the photo of a man wanted for questioning in connection with the abduction and sexual assault of an 11-year-old girl.

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Live chat: Playoff bound Lions defeat Bears

The Lions are looking to complete another season sweep of the rival Bears Sunday in Chicago.

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Police recover coyote in Grosse Pointe

Grosse Pointe Woods police was in active pursuit of a large coyote at large in the city. The coyote has since been recovered.

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Stafford, Suh lead Lions over Bears 20-14

Joique Bell scored the go-ahead touchdown on a sweet run in the fourth quarter, Ndamukong Suh had two sacks and the playoff-bound Detroit Lions beat Jimmy Clausen and the Chicago Bears 20-14 on Sunday.

Great Lakes wolves return to endangered list

A federal judge has overturned an Obama administration decision to remove the gray wolf population in the western Great Lakes region from the endangered species list.

Cold Sunday night, higher temps Monday

Messy weather arrives closer to Christmas

Monroe man killed in apartment fire

A man was found dead in his apartment Saturday morning.

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