Speedcast: Trump indicted, Detroit’s James Beard nominees, hydrant update

Stories for Thursday, March 30, 2023


Lawyer: Trump indicted; 1st ex-president charged with crime

DETROIT – A lawyer for Donald Trump said Thursday he’s been told that the former president has been indicted in New York on charges involving payments made during the 2016 presidential campaign to silence claims of an extramarital sexual encounter.

It becomes the first ever criminal case against a former U.S. president and a jolt to Trump’s bid to retake the White House in 2024.

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Meet the Detroit chefs nominated for the 2023 James Beard Awards

The James Beard Award recognizes the best of the best when it comes to food in America.

This year, three Detroit chefs have been nominated for one, proving this city’s restaurant scene is still on the rise.

It is three Detroit chefs who are up for the Best in the Great Lakes, and then another chef from Clawson who’s on the list for one of the best overall chefs in the country.

See who made the list here.

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