Morning 4: Tigers fans relish witnessing Miguel Cabrera’s historic 3,000th hit

Here are the top stories for the morning of April 24, 2022

Detroit Tigers designated hitter Miguel Cabrera prepares to bat during the first inning of the first baseball game of a doubleheader against the Rockies, Saturday, April 23, 2022, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio) (Carlos Osorio, Copyright 2022 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.)

Morning 4 is a quick roundup of stories we think you should know about to start your day. So, let’s get to the news.

Fans of Tigers relish witnessing history after Miguel Cabrera’s 3,000th hit

Tigers’ fans have been on the edge of their seats waiting to witness history as Miguel Cabrera attempted to earn his 3,000th hit this week. Fans cheered as the historic moment happened in the first inning of a win over the Colorado Rockies on Saturday.

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Michigan GOP picks candidates with Trump clout on the line

Two candidates who were endorsed by former President Donald Trump won Michigan Republicans’ backing for attorney general and secretary of state at a convention Saturday, clearing their path to face Democratic incumbents in the fall.

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Dearborn police investigate deadly crash involving motorcycle, SUV

Police are investigating a fatal crash that happened Saturday night in Dearborn. Officials say that a motorcyclist died from their injuries after colliding on Michigan Avenue.

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EXPLAINER: Johnny Depp’s wild testimony, cross-examination

For three days, Johnny Depp has been testifying in a libel trial that, at least in theory, is about whether Amber Heard defamed him in a 2018 newspaper op-ed.

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Weather: Highs near 80s Sunday with showers, storms possible

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