Politics

Dreamstime
April 02, 2018 - 1:20 pm
DETROIT (WWJ) - Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, activist and wife of the former president of South Africa, died today, according to a statement her family released to News24.com in South Africa. "It is with profound sadness that we inform the public that Mrs. Winnie Madikizela-Mandela passed away at the...
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Crystal Mason
(Photo: Tarrant County Jail)
March 30, 2018 - 10:19 am
A Texas woman has been sentenced five years in prison after she was found to have illegally voted in the 2016 presidential election.
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Dreamstime
March 28, 2018 - 6:11 pm
DETROIT (WWJ) - A new chapter for the Heidelberg Project as art programs morph into a handful of Detroit schools. The program seeks to inspire students to "be change agents in their community" using art as the tool to empower. Called the Heidelberg Arts Leadership Academy (HALA) it will be in four...
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Troy City Hall
March 27, 2018 - 11:27 pm
TROY (WWJ) - Brian Kischnick, the former city manager in Troy, has been jailed after violating bond in a domestic assault case. Kischnick admitted to a Troy judge that he had contacted the alleged victim in connection with the case. He had been free on personal bond -- which included no contact...
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Karen Spranger
(Photo: Jon Hewett/WWJ)
March 27, 2018 - 7:17 pm
After a one-year career packed with erratic behavior and a lot of complaints, it's the end of the line for Macomb County Clerk Karen Spranger .
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Dreamstime
March 27, 2018 - 5:32 pm
Phillips has long maintained his innocence.
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gun
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March 27, 2018 - 2:47 pm
A former associate judge for the U.S. Supreme Court has a simple, sweeping and controversial gun reform idea: repeal the Second Amendment.
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Dreamstime
March 26, 2018 - 10:48 am
The disruptions are costly and serious.
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USA Today/ Jack Gruber
March 25, 2018 - 8:17 pm
WASHINGTON D.C (WWJ) - A powerful, positive and touching event in the heart of our nation's capital and around the globe this weekend. Heidi Posh, an art teacher based in Livonia, called the 'March for Our Lives' event in Washington, D.C. "moving ... on-point and overwhelming." The voices of...
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Lansing State Capitol
Dreamstime
March 22, 2018 - 1:56 pm
The Michigan House has approved legislation that would make cyberbullying a crime.
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