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Detroit-Windsor Tunnel
Reginald Hardwick

An underwater commuter traffic tunnel between Detroit and the Canadian city of Windsor is closing for more than a week as part of a nearly $22 million renovation project.

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A preview is taking place for a new retail and entertainment gathering space made of repurposed shipping containers along Detroit's Dequindre Cut Greenway.

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Police say a 22-year-old worker shot and killed himself at a Ford Motor factory in suburban Detroit.

 Lt. Will Milzarski
Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency

The IRS is asking a wounded veteran from Michigan to pay $62,000 in income taxes on the federal government's cancellation of his student loans.

Gavel
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Local governments are winners after the Michigan Supreme Court turned down an appeal in a major dispute over how to value big-box stores for tax purposes.

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Billboards are being used to encourage tips from the public after Vienna Township authorities say a rock thrown from a highway overpass smashed a car's windshield and killed a 32-year-old man Wednesday night. 

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The Motor City's pitch for Amazon's second headquarters has been delivered.

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Helen J. DeVos, a philanthropist from western Michigan known for her support of children's health, Christian education and the arts, has died at age 90, her family said Thursday.

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The director of the Michigan State Police will lose five days of pay for sharing a Facebook post that called NFL players who kneel during the national anthem "anti-American degenerates."


Twitter/McKayla Maroney

Two-time Olympic medalist McKayla Maroney says she was molested for years by a former USA Gymnastics team doctor, abuse she said started in her early teens and continued for the rest of her competitive career. 

Brooke Allen / WKAR Public Media

Dr. Christina DeJong, MSU associate professor in the school of criminal justice explained part of the reasons the #MeToo postings on social media went viral this week. She talked with WKAR's Brooke Allen during "Morning Edition" on October 18. 


Baby
Dylan Parker / Wikimedia Commons

Legislation headed toward Gov. Rick Snyder's desk would protect the confidentiality of parents who give up their newborn by leaving the child at a hospital or with emergency responders.

Ford company
Mike Mozart / Flickr

Ford is recalling about 1.3 million 2015-17 F-150 and 2017 Super Duty vehicles in North America because of potential door problems.

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The Michigan appeals court has found nothing to overturn the murder conviction of a Detroit-area woman who gave birth in a cold garage and left the baby to die.

Agustin Arbulu
Michigan Department of Civil Rights

The director of the Michigan Department of Civil Rights is turning down a $24,740 bonus that was approved by a state commission in a closed-door vote.

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