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TOP STORIES Wednesday, October 25, 2017

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Here are the top stories:

4 TO KNOW: 

  • Karen SprangerMacomb County Clerk caught on video covering up court order.
  • Macomb County JailFBI documents reveal new details about inmate's death.
  • Oakland County Water: Pipe needed to repair water main break arrives in Oakland County.
  • Rock Throwing: Murder charges announced for 5 teens after rock thrown from I-75 overpass in Michigan kills man.

BOIL WATER ADVISORY: 

  • Oakland CountyWhat you need to know.
  • Repair: Pipe needed to repair water main break arrives in Oakland County.
  • WaterOakland County water emergency sparks mad dash to stock up on water.
  • Price Gouging: Beware of scams during Oakland County water emergency.
  • School ClosingsSeveral schools closed in Oakland County due to water problem.
  • GLWA: 51,000 without water, expectation to lift advisory by Friday night.

LOCAL

  • Karen SprangerMacomb County Clerk caught on video covering up court order.
  • Rock Throwing: Murder charges announced for 5 teens after rock thrown from I-75 overpass in Michigan kills man.
  • Macomb County JailFBI documents reveal new details about inmate's death.
  • Vaccines: Ferndale mother jailed for refusing to vaccinate son begins new fight to stop vaccines.
  • Paralympics: Michigan teen with cerebral palsy named US Paralympics Track and Field High School All-American.
  • Thanksgiving ParadeCarmen Harlan and Big Sean named Grand Marshals of America's Thanksgiving Parade.
  • Missing: Police looking for Dearborn Heights teen who needs medication for mental illnesses.
  • WeatherCool start in the 40s across Metro Detroit.

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NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL:

  • American Airlines: NAACP warns African American passengers to not fly with airline.
  • Russia: Troll sites kept online by US companies.
  • Honolulu: Pedestrians to face fines for texting while crossing streets.
  • Las Vegas: Shooting victims struggle to afford mounting medical costs.
  • Louisiana: 2 young men shot dead on Grambling State University campus.
  • Einstein: Famed physicist's handwritten notes sell for $1.8M.

POLITICS:

  • Jeff FlakeNewly retiring GOP Senator says he is not considering a 2020 presidential run.
  • China: NYT, BBC and others barred from China's unveiling of leader group.
  • Trump: President dismisses criticism by Flake and Corker.
  • Xi Jinping: Chinese president reveals who's who in China's ruling line-up.
  • RepublicansGOP threatens to block budget over tax deduction.
  • National Parks: You may have to pay $70 to visit the Grand Canyon and 16 other parks.

ENTERTAINMENT:

  • Robert Guillaume: 'Benson' star, dies at 89.
  • Jason Hall: Filmmaker continues fight for veterans with 'Thank You for Your Service'.
  • Hulu: CEO Mike Hopkins leaves for Sony TV.
  • Kid Rock: Musician announces he's not actually running for Senate.

SPORTS:

  • Paralympics: Michigan teen with cerebral palsy named US Paralympics Track and Field High School All-American.
  • Michigan Football: 5 players who should get more playing time the rest of this season.
  • Detroit Lions: Team to extend kicker Matt Prater's contract for 3 years.
  • Dodgers: Astros down in World Series Game 1.

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