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Man shot in groin over potato chips

Police say a man was shot in his groin over his bag of potato chips

Niswender murder: Documents reveal why focus is on stepdad

Documents in the Julia Niswender murder case revealed why the focus is on the murdered Eastern Michigan University student's stepfather.

Raw video: Brawl breaks out at sentencing in Detroit's girl's death

A brawl broke out Thursday morning in the Detroit courtroom where a mother and her boyfriend were awaiting sentencing after being convicted in a 3-year-old girl's death. (WARNING: profanity)

Local 4 Defenders: Parenting with social media

Find out how to keep your children out of trouble and teach them the right way to use social media.

Wellness Wednesday: back-to-school illnesses

Dr. Frank McGeorge reports on what germs your children will face when they’re back in the classroom -- and how to avoid them.

Man catches fish with drone

Usually fish stories are about the one that got away. This one is about the one that got caught – using a drone.

Tasty Tuesday: Donutville USA

Mark Porada's family has been running this donut shop in Dearborn for almost half a century.

Trooper Wolf: The man behind the badge

Paula Tutman takes a look at the life of Trooper Chad Wolf.

Raw video: Sky4 over Holden's party store fire

A well known party store in Milford burned to the ground early Wednesday morning.

White Boy Rick has new hope for release from prison

Rick Wershe has spent 27 years behind bars after being convicted of selling drugs and sentenced to life without parole at age 17, and he has new hope that he could be out by Christmas.

Uniquely Detroit: Mower Gang

The volunteer group mows playgrounds the city has abandoned.

Defenders: New parking scam alert in downtown Detroit

Hank Winchester has a warning for drivers heading downtown.

Searching 4 Justice: Family seeks answers in mother's murder

Ditwan Morgan was a mother of two who was hot in the back and killed in front of her 3-year-old son.

White Boy Rick has court hearing Friday in Detroit

Could he be getting released from prison after 28 years? Prosecutors are fighting it.

Kanye West for president?

When Kanye West got onstage at the MTV Video Music Awards and said he'd decided on a presidential run, it had imaginations running wild. How about west vs. Trump?

Search widens in hunt for suspects in Ill. officer's death

Authorities continue to look for them in connection with a Fox Lake, Illinois, policeman's death. The search was called off Wednesday morning in the immediate area where Lt. Joe Gliniewicz was slain, police said.

Howell team tries new football helmet pads

The Howell High School football team is trying out Guardian Caps, a protective cover intended to distribute the force exerted on heads during impacts.

Police, family, friends gather for Tpr. Chad Wolf's funeral

A high school is serving as the site of a funeral for a Michigan State Police trooper who was killed while on motorcycle patrol.

Reel Talk: Interview with star of ‘Captive’

David Oyelowo stars in the new movie Captive, which is based on a true story.

Man's goal is to volunteer in all 50 states

He wants to accomplish this before starting med school next year.

Acai bowls are new breakfast fad

Acai bowls are the newest breakfast craze, but are they as healthy as they claim?

Westland gas station clerk shot during robbery

A gas station clerk in Westland was shot during a robbery.

Michigan Stadium bans selfie sticks, drones

The University of Michigan has banned selfie sticks and drones from the Big House for the upcoming season.

Ruth to the Rescue: Campus cyber security

Before sending the kids off to college, go through some identity theft security tips with them.

Doc Talk: the scoop on sweat and fitness

Dr. Frank McGeorge talks about what sweat is and how it relates to your workout.

Michigan State Trooper Chad Wolf laid to rest

About 3,500 people packed a gymnasium in Fenton to pay respects to Trooper Chad Wolf, who was killed in a traffic accident.

Pet of the Week: Cole

Cold is a terrier mix who needs a home. Call NBS Animal Rescue at 248-633-8327.

Dinosaur fossil unearthed

A Montana crew carves out its latest dinosaur fossil discovery.

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