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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.

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2 dead in apparent murder-suicide in Taylor

Taylor police are investigating the shooting death of two people whose bodies were found Monday night in a home on Beverly Road.

Dr. Farid Fata pleads guilty to 16 counts

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

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.

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.

Cops: Man who held hostages had toy gun

A gunman who refused to leave a restaurant Tuesday evening at Gratiot Avenue and McDougall Street on Detroit's east side was taken into custody after about an hour of uncertainty.

Campbell arraigned on probation violation

Former Cass Tech football star Jayru Campbell was arraigned Tuesday on a probation violation.

Murder mystery takes surprising turn

The Defenders show you how a loving family's determination led to an arrest.

Records: Prior road rage cases before shooting

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.

Defenders undercover: Being homeless

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

Cousins arrested in rash of break-ins

Police say two cousins have been arrested in connection with a rash of home break-ins and thefts from cars in several southeast Michigan communities.

1 dead, 1 wounded in Redford shooting

Redford police say a man is dead and a woman wounded after an early-morning shooting at a home on Woodworth Street.

Trail in April Millsap investigation searched

Investigators were out Tuesday on the Macomb Orchard Trail near Armada, hoping to find more clues that would lead them to 14-year-old April Millsap's killer.

Man found dead in van in Madison Heights

Police are releasing very few details right now. All they will say is the death is considered suspicious.

Ex- library official sentenced for bribery

Timothy Cromer was convicted of taking more than $1.4 million in bribes and kickbacks while he was the chief administrative and technology officer of the Detroit Public Library.

Doctor wants feds to keep hands off email

Lawyers for a Detroit-area cancer specialist are asking a judge to stop prosecutors from using certain emails as evidence at his fraud trial.

Uniquely Detroit: A swim day for dogs

The Sunday after Labor Day, the Red Oaks Water Park in Madison Heights goes to the dogs -- literally.

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Beer giants brewing up a deal

One of the largest brewers in the world, Anheuser-Busch InBev NV, is preparing a bid to buy its rival SABMiller, according to news reports.


CoverGirl ad attacked by NFL protesters

Activists have hijacked a CoverGirl ad campaign intended for female NFL fans in order to protest the league's mishandling of the Ray Rice domestic violence controversy.

Students at Romulus school sent home

Parents are being asked to pick up their students at Cory Elementary in Romulus after the building was evacuated because of smoke.

Bank robber strikes in Clinton Township

Clinton Township police have released surveillance pictures of a bank robber.

Parents lose lawsuit over Grosse Pointe school map

A judge has dismissed a lawsuit by parents who say their civil rights are being violated by a map that keeps their children out of Grosse Pointe South High School.

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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.

'Batman v. Superman' movie is casting extras

"Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice" is casting extras for a scene this fall, according to multiple casting call websites...

Twins stun Tigers in 9th for 4-3 win

After Martinez's homer off Glen Perkins, it looked as if the Tigers had another big ninth-inning win as they try to maintain a slim lead over the Royals in the AL Central.

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Legal issues to keep Peterson off the field

Running back Adrian Peterson will not play for the Minnesota Vikings until his legal issues are resolved, the team said early Wednesday.

Bird-watching spot coming to Detroit River

A $12,000 project is expected to create a new place for watching birds along the Detroit River.

Commission approves brewery in Royal Oak

Many Royal Oak residents have been fighting a proposal tooth and nail, saying the city already has plenty of bars, but the commission voted Monday night to approve a new brewery.

3 charged in Wayne County jail project investigation

Three people have been charged in connection to the failed Wayne County Jail project.

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