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Deadly trench collapse search continues

Crews continued the grim task of searching Thursday morning for the 59-year-old man who died after a trench collapsed on him Wednesday afternoon.

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10 being monitored for Ebola in Michigan

Health officials in Michigan are currently monitoring eight people in the state for the deadly Ebola virus.

Big storm still on track for Halloween

We should start our Thursday with at least partial sunshine, but clouds will increase through the day.

Plymouth Twp. man found dead in home

Plymouth Township police are investigating whether robbery was the motive in the killing of a 76-year-old man.

Woman still missing after Halloween party

Chelsea Bruck was last seen Saturday night at a party in Frenchtown Township.

Bob Bashara falls ill; trial on hold

Bob Bashara's trial on charges he arranged to have his wife killed was halted Wednesday morning when he became ill.

SUV crashes onto row of parked Cadillacs

Troy firefighters rescue a driver whose SUV went airborne and crashed on top of a row of Cadillacs that were on display at a dealership.


Howe family: Dad's spirits are good

Detroit Red Wings legend Gordie Howe suffered a serious stroke on Sunday, Local 4 has confirmed with his family.

Police: 6-year-old shot himself in hand, father arrested

Detroit police say the six-year-old boy that was injured by a gunshot wound Wednesday night shot himself in the hand with his father's pistol.

Kwame Kilpatrick's father, Bernard, released from federal prison

Bernard Kilpatrick, father of former Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick, was released from federal prison Wednesday after serving 10 months for a tax charge conviction in the Kilpatrick corruption case.

Officals: Rumph didn't follow safety measures in trench

Rumph didn't call the city or follow safety precautions, such as wearing a harness, while he was in the hole, officials said.

Chilly Thursday, Halloween looking spooky

We are waking up to cool conditions and ...

Nurse refuses Ebola quarantine

Not long ago, Kaci Hickox was fighting Ebola in West Africa, doing what she could to treat those with the deadly disease. Now, she's in the middle of a different fight -- this time, in Maine.

At 89, Ted Lindsay isn't slowing down

Even after major heart surgery, Ted Lindsay has important lessons for all of us about the benefits of staying in shape.

Chrysler recalls over 566,000 trucks, SUVs

Chrysler is voluntarily recalling an estimated 381,876 trucks globally to fix parts near fuel heaters that can overheat or leak.

Woman vanishes from Halloween party in Monroe County

Police are asking for your help in the search for a missing 22-year-old woman.

Detroit developer buys over 6,000 tax-foreclosed properties

More than 6,000 tax-foreclosed properties on the auction block have been bought by Detroit developer ...


Missing Broncos fan simply went for walk

A Denver Broncos fan who disappeared during a game five days ago simply had "had his fill of football" and decided to take a walk to "somewhere warmer," police said Wednesday.


National Guard moves in as lava nears homes in Hawaii

The thick, fiery stream of lava oozing over eastern Hawaii is about to cross Pahoa's main street and could soon envelop over a dozen homes.

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Tim Cook comes out: 'I'm proud to be gay'

Apple CEO Tim Cook came out Thursday, acknowledging publicly for the first time that he is gay.


Fraudsters use paycheck selfies to steal bank details

A word of advice to Instagram users: don't post selfies with your paychecks.

Angels' Night volunteer effort gets underway

Multiple police agencies and volunteers were already on the streets Wednesday night, ready to be eyes and ears over the three-day Halloween period as part of an effort to help prevent arsons, especially in vacant structures.

Autistic man found in caged bed

Authorities have arrested a man and woman after finding a 19-year-old man with autism locked in a caged bed.

Detroit's Belle Isle Grand Prix tickets are on sale

Purchase your tickets now and you can win tickets to a VIP breakfast with racing's biggest stars...

Mom charged after toddler shoots himself

A Detroit mother has been charged with second-degree child abuse after her 4-year-old son apparently shot himself in their west side home.

San Francisco Giants' win marred by shootings

A night of triumph for San Francisco baseball fans was marred by shootings, fires and arrests.

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'Unusual' Russian flights concern NATO

An "unusual" uptick in the size and scale of Russian aircraft flying throughout European airspace in recent days has raised alarm bells for NATO officials that come amid other provocations already rattling the West.

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Giants win World Series

Madison Bumgarner came out of the bullpen in Game 7 and threw five scoreless innings to pick up a third win in the series, and the San Francisco Giants held on for a 3-2, title-clinching victory over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night.

Ford recalling SUVs in cold-weather states, Canada

Dearborn's Ford Motor Company is launching a recall of 205,000 SUVs.

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Defenders investigate serious mall complaint

Tonight at 11 p.m. - Defender Karen Drew reveals why moms and dads are so upset about what happened at a local mall.

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