ClickOnDetroit National Report -- Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019


Current shutdown breaks record for longest in US history

The ongoing partial government shutdown entered its 22nd day on Saturday, breaking the record to become the longest government shutdown in US history.

Read about it here.

Around the country:

  • US: The GoFundMe campaign started by a triple amputee Air Force veteran, sought to provide $1 billion to fund President Donald Trump's border wall. Read more.
  • WISCONSIN:  The man accused of kidnapping Jayme Closs shaved his head to avoid leaving any evidence during the attack that left her parents dead. Read. 
  • LOS ANGELES: Los Angeles teachers' union says it's ready to strike Monday. Read. 
  • UTAH: Blindfolded Utah teen crashes her car while doing the 'Bird Box' challenge. Read.
  • ARIZONA: Woman who gave birth in vegetative state had no physical changes. Read. 
  • FLORIDA: Baby born in Florida Walgreens parking lot. Watch.  

Snow to blanket parts of U.S. this weekend

A winter storm is poised to leave a blanket of snow this weekend over more than 1,500 miles from Denver to Washington.

Read about it here.


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