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WWJ News
September 16, 2020 - 1:43 pm
The Ottawa County Health Department has issued a stay-at-home order for Grand Valley State University students on the Allendale campus after a spike on coronavirus cases.
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Susie Zhao, professional poker player, killed by a sex offender
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WWJ News
September 16, 2020 - 1:27 pm
Grisly new details emerged in court Wednesday as the Oakland County Deputy Medical Examiner says that professional poker player Susie Zhao was burned alive after being zip tied and sexually assaulted.
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Christy Strawser
September 16, 2020 - 10:54 am
The shadow flits across the screen like a plume of smoke -- except there's nothing to cast a shadow in the dark, and there's no reason for smoke. Many have a verdict: It's a ghost.
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Feds are making plans for a free vaccine for all Americans
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AP News
September 16, 2020 - 10:19 am
The federal government outlined a sweeping plan Wednesday to make vaccines for COVID-19 available for free to all Americans, even as polls show a strong undercurrent of skepticism rippling across the land.
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WWJ News
September 16, 2020 - 8:51 am
Triple E is one of the most dangerous mosquito-borne diseases in the country with a 33% fatality rate in people who become sick.
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WWJ News
September 16, 2020 - 8:26 am
Nearly 30 hours after the standoff began, Detroit police are still waiting out a situation where an armed man who fled them after a traffic stop was holed up with hostages.
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Tarrah Gibbons
September 15, 2020 - 9:27 pm
While he spookiest day of the year may lack costume parties and trick-or-treating amid the pandemic, Halloween will still be enjoyable. A rare ‘blue moon’ will appear in the sky on October 31.
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WWJ's Voices in the Community profiles aspiring costume designer Claire Mildred
WWJ News
September 15, 2020 - 4:43 pm
Welcome to Voice’s in the Community, I’m Lloyd Jackson and today I’m speaking with Yvonne Gibbs one of the leaders of the Forrer Community Block Club Association On Detroit’s west side. We’ll hear how the block club started and how she continues to ensure that her community continues to be a safe...
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WWJ News
September 15, 2020 - 3:36 pm
State Police say Metro South Post troopers responded to a call on WB I-94 on Woodward around 2 p.m. Tuesday where an unidentified suspect had shot at another vehicle during a road rage incident.
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WWJ News
September 15, 2020 - 3:03 pm
Oak Park Police say LaDamien, 12, was at his father’s girlfriend’s home, with her son, 15. The two children were playing with a gun, when the teen shot LaDamien; according to police. It happened on Saratoga near 9 Mile and Rosewood, around 12:30 p.m. Monday.
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