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Parents charged with open murder, torture in girl's death

Prosecutors have charged a father and stepmother with murder, torture and child abuse after their 5-year-old girl was found malnourished and abused.

Man shot by Trenton police officer has died

An 18-year-old man who attacked Trenton police officers with a lawnmower blade and was shot by an officer has died.

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Woman meets man with her brother's face

When Richard Norris from Virginia received a face transplant three years ago, it transformed his life. Now the sister of the man whose death made that possible has come face-to-face with Norris for the first time.

In an emotional encounter filmed for ...

Girl signs Eminem's 'Lose Yourself '

Shelby Mitchusson uploaded a video of herself performing a rendition of "Lose Yourself" by Eminem, entirely in Sing Language in September.

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Girl, 12, reported missing from Detroit school found safe

Detroit police say a 12-year-old girl who was reported missing after being signed out of her school by an unknown adult has been found.

Man gets life in prison for fatal party store shooting

A man will spend the rest of his life in prison after being convicted of murder and other charges in the death of a Clinton Township party store owner.

Police confirm body found in lake was Tonya Jackson

A body pulled from a lake in Washtenaw County is being examined to determine if it's a woman who disappeared a year ago.

Police: Stranger approached girl at bus stop

Redford Township police release the sketch of a man they're looking for in the attempted abduction of a 9-year-old girl at a bus stop.

Ex-Inkster officer charged in beating ordered to stand trial

A former Inkster police officer charged in the beating of motorist Floyd Dent will stand trial for assault.


Automakers, gov't to reveal models in expanded Takata recall

Automakers and governments are starting to announce the models covered by last week's massive expansion of a Takata air bag recall.

IPhone hacked? Here's how to get back into Messages

If you received a strange string of characters that instantly crashed your iPhone, you might have trouble getting back into your Messages app.


2 rescued after helicopter crashes in W. Michigan

A small helicopter has crashed into a tree in western Michigan and is stuck in its branches.

Angels defeat Tigers 12-2

The Los Angeles Angels got back to the .500 mark with one of their most impressive offensive showings of the season.


4 charged with distributing drugs linked to overdose deaths

Four men have been charged with distributing drugs that resulted in the overdose deaths of three people in metro Detroit, the U.S. attorney's office says.

18-year-old pleads guilty in artist's murder

A young man has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the fatal shooting of a 23-year-old French street artist during a robbery outside an abandoned Detroit housing project. via CNN

Actor Reynaldo Rey dies at 75

Actor and comedian Reynaldo Rey died Thursday of complications from a stroke, his manager said. Rey was 75.

Reward offered in local event promoter's murder

A reward is being offered in the case of a local event promoter who was murdered.

No one hurt in fire at Detroit apartment building

A fire early Friday morning at a Detroit apartment building forced some residents to use ladders to escape.

Floyd Dent, Inkster settle lawsuit

Given the choice, Dent would rather be broke and never have had this happen.

Aretha plans memorial for father, brother

Aretha Franklin is planning a memorial to her father and brother at a Detroit church that will include gospel music and a soul food buffet.

Tricky weekend forecast includes rain

Paul Gross: If you have outdoor plans, you need to read this

‘The Voice' auditions coming to Detroit

NBC’s ‘The Voice’ will be holding auditions in Detroit this June.


Scientists eye how foods affect bacteria in your colon

Next time you are trying to decide what's for dinner, consider that you are eating for two. You and your gut microbiome.

Parents, teens need to come up with plan for summer

Expert advice for parents and teens on what to do before that final school bell rings.

Tigers look to bounce back from blowout loss

The Detroit Tigers will look to bounce back from a 12-2 beating at the hands of the Los Angeles Angels Friday in the second of a four-game series in LA.

Woman missing after Detroit concert found at hospital

A 20-year-old woman has been reported missing after she never showed up to meet her friend after a concert at the Masonic Temple in Detroit.

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Soul-Sucking Dementor wasp has Harry Potter buzz

Branding can get you everywhere, even if you're just a bug. Boy, does the "Ampulex dementor" wasp know it. Over a year ago, officially, no one was aware that it even existed.

But on Wednesday, Harry Potter creator J.K. Rowling retweeted its photo, an...

Veteran arrested for allegedly robbing Legion Hall

Police arrested a veteran for allegedly robbing a Legion Hall.

Baby shower for goats to benefit kids in need

Barely 15 hours ago, Sophie gave birth to two adorable little kids, Thor and Iris. 

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