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Parade: Fred Hill Drill Team's last hurrah

This year marked the final performance of the Fred Hill Briefcase Drill Team in America's Thanksgiving Parade.

Kindergarten teacher charged with CSC

John Guthrie, 40, is charged with criminal sexual conduct second degree.

Watch live: America's Thanksgiving Parade

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Woman killed by SMART bus in Troy

A 37-year-old woman was killed Tuesday night when she was hit by a SMART bus while crossing a street in Troy.

Catholic school official charged with sexual abuse

Joseph Sturza was the director of admissions at the Austin Catholic Academy in Ray Township.

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Lions beat Bears 34-17 on Thanksgiving

The Detroit Lions are hosting the Chicago Bears Thursday in the team's annual Thanksgiving Day game.


Man finds his lost dog for sale on Craigslist

A 22-year-old Virginia Beach woman was arrested on Sunday after police say she tried to sell a lost dog on Craigslist.

Scion previews new hatchback

Scion plans to sell a new 5-door hatchback that it hopes will attract more young buyers.

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Empty chair at Brown's Thanksgiving table

National Guard members were on duty in Ferguson, Missouri, on Thanksgiving but the people who came up to them only wanted to spread goodwill, bringing turkey and other treats.

CNN affiliate KSDK reported that dozens of citizens visited one post at a ...

Family displaced after tree crashes through roof

Power has been restored to just about all of the homes knocked out during Monday's windstorm. But there is still some significant damage left behind.

Honda HR-V drives into Los Angeles

Honda is bringing an all-new compact SUV to showrooms next year -- one that's smaller than the popular CR-V in just about every way.

Detroit woman helps heal homeless

There are nearly 80,000 homeless children in Michigan, and many of them never receive medical care because homeless parents are afraid.

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Should Tigers trade for Yoenis Cespedes?

Cuban outfielder Yoenis Cespedes might be on the market after two huge signings in Boston. Should the Tigers be interested?

Forecast for Thanksgiving parade, Lions

Big events are here in Detroit and Happy Thanksgiving!

Rod the Builder takes on wrapping challenge

Every Black Friday, Local 4's Rod Meloni takes a break from reporting to take on a new challenge as "Rod the Builder." 

Detroit Lion Stephen Tulloch gives back

It only took a split second for everything to change for Detroit Lion Stephen Tulloch.

City of Ferguson

Wilson's lawyers discuss his time in hiding

Officer Darren Wilson's lawyers revealed details about his time in hiding to CNN and The Washington Post newspaper Wednesday.

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St. Louis County Prosecutor's Office

Wilson's testimony stayed largely the same

Darren Wilson's version of what happened when he confronted Michael Brown has expanded since he gave his first recorded interview to detectives, but the key parts have stayed largely the same.

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Stray dog follows racers through Amazon

What began as a quest to win a world championship turns into an amazing bond between man and dog.

WDIV-TV dominates in November sweeps

One day shy of the end of the November Nielsen ratings for Detroit (10/30 -11/26), WDIV had first place finishes in key newscasts, afternoon programming, access (7-8 p.m.) and late night programming.

Group offers seminar on weapons safety at home

Parents can learn how to properly store firearms in homes where children are present as part of a gun safety seminar.

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Thanksgiving power outages hit the Northeast

Chopping breadcrumbs by flashlight. Cooking turkeys on the grill. Watching Netflix on phones.

Many New Englanders were without power -- but this was nothing new for the state.

Tens of thousands spent Thanksgiving just as others did in New England whe...

Uniquely Detroit: #aDetroitFilm

This just might be the coolest and most interesting time in the history of the city.


'Positive' results in 1st Ebola vaccine trial

The first human trial of an experimental Ebola vaccine has produced promising results, U.S. scientists said, raising hopes that protection from the deadly disease may be on the horizon.

All 20 healthy adults who received the vaccine in a trial run by ...


UMass Amherst cuts ties with Bill Cosby

The University of Massachusetts Amherst and its alumnus Bill Cosby have split ways amid allegations of sexual assault and rape.

At least 15 women have spoken out to various media outlets accusing the comedian of sexual misconduct.

"Bill Cosby has agre...

Man killed in Rose Township hit-and-run

Police said a call was received about 11:30 p.m. to report a man lying in the roadway.


BlackBerry will buy your iPhone

BlackBerry wants your iPhone, and will pay for it.

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Black Friday Shopping Secrets and Rod the Builder

Friday on Local 4 News - Rod the Builder is back and so are the Holiday Shopping Frenzy Deals!

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