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American Alan Gross freed by Cuba

U.S. contractor Alan Gross, held by the Cuban government since 2009, was freed Wednesday as part of a landmark deal with Cuba that paves the way for a major overhaul in U.S. policy toward the island, senior administration officials tell CNN.


John Dingell's 2014 holiday jingle

In addition to hinting at a possible presidential run in 2016--he would be 90 years young on Election Day--Dingell referenced his now-famous Twitter musings about the existential purpose of a Kardashian.


Rep. John Dingell to remain hospitalized

If anything, this provides insight into how tough and stubborn the longest serving member of Congress is.


Flashpoint: Snyder talks Detroit, state of Michigan

In this episode of Flashpoint, Governor Rick Snyder joined Devin Scillian to talk about the latest news from the lame duck session.


Debbie Dingell: 'A rough 24 hours' for John

Dingell, 88, was taken to George Washington University Hospital as a precaution and is resting comfortably.


T minus 6 days and counting in lame duck

Lawmakers return to session Tuesday and insiders handicap the odds of getting a comprehensive road fix bill passed at 50/50.


Flashpoint: Dingell, Levin join Devin from nation's capital

Devin Scillian took to the nation's capital for this week's episode of Flashpoint to talk about the state of our country's government.


Senate defeats reduced truck weight bill

The Republican-led Michigan Senate has rejected legislation that would cut the state's truck weight limit in half.




Athletes who became politicians

After enjoying successful athletic careers, these notable sports figures opted to run for public office.

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5 closest U.S. presidential elections

Here are five of the closest presidential races in U.S. history since 1840 as compiled by Yahoo!.


Notable tweets from election night 2012

Twitter was a popular place for voters, politicians and comedians on election night. Take a look at some of the funniest and most notable tweets from Tuesday night.

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About Devin Scillian

  • Devin Scillian

    In addition to anchoring Local 4 News at 5 p.m., 6 p.m. and 11 p.m., Devin Scillian is also the host of "Flashpoint," Local 4's weekly community hot topic program which airs Sundays at 10 a.m.

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