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Parents receive letter warning children could be suspended

Kids from Coleman A. Young Elementary in Detroit were sent home with a letter scolding parents for missing a meeting and saying their kids could be punished as a result.

Snow approaches metro Detroit

Clouds gather, thicken and lower Saturday night with snow developing from a storm approaching from the south.

Man killed while helping relative stopped along road

A 35-year-old man who stopped to help a relative with car trouble along a western Michigan road has been struck and killed by another vehicle.

Big gas price hike expected soon

It's been nice while it lasted, but it appears a big rise in gas prices is expected in the coming weeks.

Rival motorcycle clubs fight; Guns found

A fight between what authorities say were rival motorcycle clubs led police in western Michigan to several men and weapons in a pickup truck.

DPS students lose out on free tickets to 'Monster Jam'

Detroit Public Schools students who were given Monster Jam vouchers on Count Day as an incentive to show up were turned away at the door Saturday.

Record cold Saturday, snow Sunday

Mostly sunny on Saturday -- a spectacular winter day to run errands, play in the snow, wash your car if you have Saturday night plans, etc.

More sub-zero conditions for metro Detroit

This weekend marks the end of February, the beginning of March and the continuation of winter-like conditions. It begins with sub-zero conditions and ends with snowfall.

Warehouse burns in Westland

One half of the building appears to be a total loss.

Man who tried to abduct girl sought

Detectives in Roseville are searching for a man accused of trying to abduct a 14-year-old girl on her way home from school.

Fire rescue rig stolen from Commerce Township fire station

he Oakland County Sheriff's Department helped track it down to Huron Valley Hospital in Commerce Township.

Men stab each other at mobile home park

Two men have been hospitalized with stab wounds following a fight at a Flint mobile home park.

Detroit police cruiser involved in crash while chasing suspect

A Detroit police cruiser crashed Saturday night while chasing a suspect in a domestic abuse call, authorities say.

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Stolen Oscars dress possibly recovered

The police may have found the missing dress.

You know, the white custom Calvin Klein gown that adorned actress Lupita Nyong'o when she attended Sunday's Academy Awards.

The one encrusted with 6,000 white Akoya pearls that Fortune estimated was worth $...

Film incentive on the chopping block

Hollywood may be getting the heave-ho. A bill up for discussion in the Michigan House would end paying Hollywood producers to bring their movies to Michigan in October.

AP Photo/Paul Sancya

To franchise, or not to franchise, Ndamukong Suh

Monday marks the NFL deadline for teams to place the franchise tag on pending free agent players. By 4 p.m., the Lions have to make a decision: To franchise, or not to franchise, star defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh.

Mom convicted of fraud for opening credit cards in children's' names

Nicole Burkholder, 33, of Port Huron, will spend the next seven months in jail, followed by 18 months of probation for identity theft.

Frigid Saturday morning

This weekend marks the end of February, the beginning of March and the continuation of winter-like conditions. 


#TheDress goes viral: Sales soar 347%

A social media frenzy about the color of a dress is bringing fame and fortune for one small British fashion company.

17 from metro Detroit charged in smash-and-grab robberies

Federal investigators announced charges Friday morning after investigations involving about 40 smash-and-grab robberies in 2014.

Houston Herald

Mo. gunman kills 7 in town of 50, then himself

A small Missouri town's discovery that a gunman killed seven people and injured another Thursday night began when a girl managed to flee a residence where she heard gunfire.

She ran to a neighbor's house and called police, say investigators in Tyrone...

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UM bars fraternity, suspends sorority for damage at resorts

The university announced Friday that the Sigma Alpha Mu fraternity will no longer be recognized as a student organization at the school for at least four years.

Update: The latest from Rosetta spacecraft

Now that 67P is getting a bit closer to the sun, gases and dust are starting to stream out from the comet as its tail begins to form.

Women enjoying challenge, fun, friendship of hockey

Metro Detroit women playing hockey want to see ...

Twitter, CNN

What's up with this dress?

Overheard in the CNN newsroom: "Choose your answer wisely. Our friendship hangs in the balance."

Here and everywhere, people are debating the all-important question that has all but taken over Twitter: What color is this dress?

Some see white and gold. Others see blue and black. There's no middle ground.

More Michigan women are packing pistols

If you've gone to a gun store recently, you might notice the new trend.

WDIV-TV is Detroit’s favorite in February sweeps

WDIV finishes first in key newscasts, afternoon programming, access (7-8 p.m.) and late night programming in the February Nielsen ratings for Detroit.

Officer says he was poisoned at McDonald's

An Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officer was taken to the hospital after reportedly drinking cleaning solution from a drink he ordered at McDonald's.

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From active teenager to near death in an instant

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