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Funnel cloud spotted in Macomb County

Sirens were sounded Wednesday afternoon in northern Macomb County as several people reported a funnel cloud.

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Detroit flowers get more showers, storms

Wednesday remains humid and warm with a chance of showers and thunderstorms.


Pay cut plan OKed for Detroit teachers

The Michigan education department has approved a Detroit Public Schools plan to cut teachers' pay by 10 percent.

Wind damage Downriver

Some face more storm cleanup

First, the dark clouds rolled in, then the rain. However this time around it wasn't water that caused problems -- it was the wind. The damage isn't widespread, but there are some parts of Metro Detroit that have some cleaning up to do.

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Man robbed outside Target by Craigslist customer

A man was robbed of a laptop outside the Southfield Target Monday after failing to reach a deal for the laptop with a man that saw his advertisement on Craigslist.

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Police have person of interest in Armada teen's killing

To date, no charges related to killing of the teen have been filed.

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Teacher in sex case waives preliminary hearing

A former Bishop Foley High School teacher who is accused of having sex with a 15-year-old student in her classroom was in court Tuesday and waived her preliminary hearing.


Veterans help flood victims

Meet Team Rubicon. When disasters strike anywhere across the country, this veterans group helps with the clean up.



Obama condemns ISIS as airstrikes resume

[Breaking news alert, 4:20 p.m. ET]

GlobalPost CEO Philip Balboni said Wednesday that the family of James Foley received an e-mail from his kidnappers a week ago, "full of rage," and stating their intention to execute the journalist. "Obviously, we h...

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Tigers reportedly in mix for $50M Cuban defector

Just three weeks after trading for David Price, the Tigers are in the discussion to make another blockbuster move.

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Michigan football to renew old Rose Bowl rivalry

Michigan football is reviving an old Rose Bowl rivalry with a home and home serious out west.

Volunteers clean up protest debris

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Another view of Ferguson: Kindness, generosity

Day after day, most of the images and stories from Ferguson, Missouri, have been depressing. But there is actually good happening in Ferguson, some extraordinary acts of kindness and generosity from people trying hard to hold their city together.

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Tigers' winning recipe: Beat the Royals, hammer the Twins

The Tigers have several bottom feeders left on their schedule, but unfortunately the Royals' schedule is even easier.

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Travel back in time at 2014 Michigan Renaissance Festival

The Renaissance Festival is back in town!

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