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WWJ News
May 23, 2020 - 1:25 pm
Police say the suspects broke into the eastside business by backing a 2002 GMC vehicle into the building.
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Mike Duggan
Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan gives an update on COVID-19 in the city. (Screenshot: City of Detroit)
WWJ News
May 23, 2020 - 12:34 pm
"Cities across the country are filling out their census in larger numbers than Detroit,” Duggan said as he announced the "Everybody Vs. Covid-19" digital event.
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M-72 Fire Plane
Several planes including this U.S. Forest Service Air Boss were used to dump water on the flames (Department of Natural Resources)
WWJ News
May 23, 2020 - 10:01 am
Federal, local, county and state agencies all participated in the hours-long battle against the flames.
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FILE - In this March 11, 2013, file photo, former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick leaves federal court after being convicted in Detroit, of corruption charges. Rev. Keyon Payton, A Michigan pastor, says Kilpatrick is being quarantined at a federal prison while awaiting a likely release in June, years before he's scheduled to finish a 28-year sentence for corruption. The U.S. Bureau of Prisons declined to comment about Kilpatrick, saying only that he remains in custody at the prison in Oakdale, La. (David Coates/Detroit News via AP, File)
Associated Press
May 22, 2020 - 9:08 pm
DETROIT (AP) — Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick is being quarantined at a federal prison while awaiting a likely release in June, which would be years before he was scheduled to finish his 28-year sentence for corruption, a pastor said Friday. The U.S. Bureau of Prisons declined to comment...
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Gov. Gretchen Whitmer
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (Photo: State of Michigan)
WWJ News
May 22, 2020 - 6:51 pm
Health officials say the COVID-19 case count in Western and Mid-Michigan doubles every 10 days.
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WWJ News
May 22, 2020 - 5:33 pm
Michigan reported 403 new cases and 29 deaths as Governor Whitmer extends the "Safer at Home" Order
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WWJ News
May 22, 2020 - 3:53 pm
The crash on Detroit's east side claimed the life of a two-year-old boy and left two young girls in critical condition.
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Missing Tamia Lately
Detroit Police
WWJ News
May 22, 2020 - 2:39 pm
Police: Security footage captured her leaving her home and getting into a blue car.
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© Dai Sugano, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
WWJ News
May 22, 2020 - 1:35 pm
The State Appeals Court ruled in favor of the injunction blocking the ban on flavored e-cigarettes.
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Outgoing Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick gives a televised speech about his administration's accomplishments and his family's personal morale after pleading guilty to two felony counts of obstructing justice by committing perjury at the Coleman A. Young Building in Detroit, Michigan, on Thursday, September 4, 2008. (Photo by Amy Leang/Detroit Free Press/MCT/Sipa USA)
WWJ News
May 22, 2020 - 1:32 pm
"We already felt that he had definitely gotten more time then he had absolutely deserved."
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