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Detroit Free Press
Judge Lisa Gorcyca guilty of misconduct in child custody casetools of inherent judicial power, a contempt finding, to deprive any individual
Judge Lisa Gorcyca guilty of misconduct in child custody case
Detroit Free Press / Posted 25 minutes ago
tools of inherent judicial power, a contempt finding, to deprive any individual, or children in this case, of their liberty." Come back to the Free Press for more on this breaking story. Read or Share this story: http://on.freep... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Andre Drummond, Detroit Pistons agree to $130M deal6-11 center. Also today, the Pistons got a three-year commitment from former P
Andre Drummond, Detroit Pistons agree to $130M deal
Detroit Free Press / Posted an hour ago
6-11 center. Also today, the Pistons got a three-year commitment from former Philadelphia 76ers point guard Ish Smith. And the Free Press has reported for months that the Pistons are interested in Atlanta Hawks free agent big man Al Horford. He... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
The Prings of the Worldwould. They tend to do whatever they want without contemplating the constitutio
The Prings of the World
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 hours ago
would. They tend to do whatever they want without contemplating the constitutionality, laws and regulations (Rule of Law). The free press is something that doesn’t agree with their presidencies. In some cases they will arrest journalist that... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Chester Martin Remembers Fort LoudonIf told properly, folks, this will be one of my better stories, as it combines
Chester Martin Remembers Fort Loudon
The Chattanoogan / Posted 5 hours ago
If told properly, folks, this will be one of my better stories, as it combines my earliest love affair with the "Little T" (Little Tennessee River) region with such great people as Alice Milton. SHE provided my first introduction to the fort, and her... Read more
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Spalding Today
Schools from Spalding, Bourne, Deeping St James, Pinchbeck, Weston Hills and Moulton come together for athletics event(less than 150) and the winners were Moulton’s John Harrox (large) and Deeping
Schools from Spalding, Bourne, Deeping St James, Pinchbeck, Weston Hills and Moulton come together for athletics event
Spalding Today / Posted 8 hours ago
(less than 150) and the winners were Moulton’s John Harrox (large) and Deeping St James’ Linchfield School. Rupert told the Free Press: “The event was a marvellous display of athletic ability with a number of great running, jumping and throwing... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
S&P downgrades Detroit Public Schools bonds as district splits in twoS&P downgraded. Earlier this week, before news of the downgrade became public,
S&P downgrades Detroit Public Schools bonds as district splits in two
Detroit Free Press / Posted 14 hours ago
S&P downgraded. Earlier this week, before news of the downgrade became public, district officials said in an e-mail to the Free Press that the bonds must be refinanced because they are no longer tied to a traditional school district. "The... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Safety is top priority for drag racing on Woodward AveNights Powered by Dodge on Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, at the Pontiac Silverdome
Safety is top priority for drag racing on Woodward Ave
Detroit Free Press / Posted 14 hours ago
Nights Powered by Dodge on Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, at the Pontiac Silverdome in Pontiac. (Photo: Tim Galloway, Special to the Free Press) The Michigan Department of Transportation had to be involved because Woodward Avenue is a state road and the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Teammate’s hard work goes unnoticedan awful idea. It’s the least you can do for the family you just described as “
Teammate’s hard work goes unnoticed
Detroit Free Press / Posted 15 hours ago
an awful idea. It’s the least you can do for the family you just described as “great.” Read Carolyn Hax every day in the Free Press. Write to her care of the Washington Post, Style Plus, 1150 15th St., NW, Washington, D.C. 20071 or e-mail... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
New principals, promotions made at Lenoir County schoolsmore information on tonight’s Lenoir County School Board meeting, check Kinston
New principals, promotions made at Lenoir County schools
Kinston Free Press / Posted 17 hours ago
more information on tonight’s Lenoir County School Board meeting, check Kinston.com and Saturday’s edition of The Free Press. Dustin George can be reached at 252-559-1077 or Dustin.George@Kinston.com. Follow him on Twitter... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
MHSAA rules on Waterford Mott: Linseman banned, Fahr’s fate unknownMHSAA sanctions against either coach. District athletic director Allison Sartor
MHSAA rules on Waterford Mott: Linseman banned, Fahr’s fate unknown
Detroit Free Press / Posted 17 hours ago
MHSAA sanctions against either coach. District athletic director Allison Sartorius and Fahr did not respond to calls from the Free Press, and superintendent Keith Wunderlich was not available for comment. The MHSAA allows the school district to... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Detroit-area school to pay $193,000 in asbestos caseadministrative law judge. Superintendent John Fazer did not immediately return
Detroit-area school to pay $193,000 in asbestos case
The Toledo Blade / Posted 17 hours ago
administrative law judge. Superintendent John Fazer did not immediately return a call and email seeking comment. He told the Free Press earlier this year that he doesn’t believe there was any asbestos exposure, although he wasn’t with the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Investigation into the death of a Muslim Marine from Michigan widensranking Marines official in Parris Island was removed from his position earlier
Investigation into the death of a Muslim Marine from Michigan widens
Detroit Free Press / Posted 18 hours ago
ranking Marines official in Parris Island was removed from his position earlier this month, a Marines spokesman told the Free Press Thursday. "Existing orders, policies and procedures to prevent improper assignments were not followed," said... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Key inspection information to be hiddeninformation on the classification of long-term care homes,” ministry spokespers
Key inspection information to be hidden
Sarnia Observer / Posted 21 hours ago
information on the classification of long-term care homes,” ministry spokesperson David Jensen wrote in an email to The Free Press. It also appears the ministry may not disclose on public inspection reports whether a probe was the full deal... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Key inspection information to be hiddeninformation on the classification of long-term care homes,” ministry spokespers
Key inspection information to be hidden
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 21 hours ago
information on the classification of long-term care homes,” ministry spokesperson David Jensen wrote in an email to The Free Press. It also appears the ministry may not disclose on public inspection reports whether a probe was the full deal... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Key inspection information to be hiddeninformation on the classification of long-term care homes,” ministry spokespers
Key inspection information to be hidden
Chatham Daily News / Posted 21 hours ago
information on the classification of long-term care homes,” ministry spokesperson David Jensen wrote in an email to The Free Press. It also appears the ministry may not disclose on public inspection reports whether a probe was the full deal... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Dearborn Heights janitor says she's vindicated by OSHAimmediately return a call and email seeking comment. He wasn't with the distric
Dearborn Heights janitor says she's vindicated by OSHA
Detroit Free Press / Posted 23 hours ago
immediately return a call and email seeking comment. He wasn't with the district when the dry sanding happened, but told the Free Press earlier this year that he was convinced there wasn't any asbestos exposure. OSHA said Ely's boss, John... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
OSHA finds retaliation against school janitor who reported asbestosAgency in 1971. It can cause lung disease and cancer, although symptoms may not
OSHA finds retaliation against school janitor who reported asbestos
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
Agency in 1971. It can cause lung disease and cancer, although symptoms may not become apparent for decades. Ely told the Free Press she was assigned to help rewax the floors at Annapolis High School. She said the district was behind schedule... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
AG's office to meet with Snyder's lawyers over Flintgovernor’s personal attorneys who weren’t providing information.” The attorney
AG's office to meet with Snyder's lawyers over Flint
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
governor’s personal attorneys who weren’t providing information.” The attorney general, during a half-hour interview at the Free Press, said that he stands firmly behind the civil lawsuit filed last week against two private companies his office... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
AG's office to meet with Snyder's lawyers over FlintAttorney General Bill Schuette said in an interview with the Free Press editori
AG's office to meet with Snyder's lawyers over Flint
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
Attorney General Bill Schuette said in an interview with the Free Press editorial board Thursday he's optimistic he can resolve a dispute to gain access to documents held by the governor's office. The legal team headed by Attorney General Bill... Read more
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Spalding Today
Death of former Free Press sports editorPress columnist. Born in Long Sutton in 1935, he attended the Gleed Secondary
Death of former Free Press sports editor
Spalding Today / Posted yesterday
Press columnist. Born in Long Sutton in 1935, he attended the Gleed Secondary Modern School in Spalding before joining the Free Press as a junior reporter in 1951. He did National Service with the RAF in Worksop from 1953 to 1955, before... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Suffolk fire cuts motion blocked againafter the elections in May 2017, more cuts are possible if the Conservatives ar
Suffolk fire cuts motion blocked again
Bury Free Press / Posted yesterday
after the elections in May 2017, more cuts are possible if the Conservatives are still in charge.” In May Mr Hicks told the Free Press there could no be guarantees on the future of any engine or station in the county, but insisted there would be... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
'Detours' podcast struts to Corktown, Two James to preview new fest"Detours" chat with fest organizers, performer Danny Kroha and more. Here's th
'Detours' podcast struts to Corktown, Two James to preview new fest
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
"Detours" chat with fest organizers, performer Danny Kroha and more. Here's the lowdown on this week's installment of the Free Press' arts and entertainment podcast: TV Lounge music director Joshua Guerin (from left), musician Danny Kroha and... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Summer Exploratory Camp provides learning opportunities for teachers, studentshis experience as a “brain cramp.” “We have been taking in a lot. It’s a new c
Summer Exploratory Camp provides learning opportunities for teachers, students
Kinston Free Press / Posted yesterday
his experience as a “brain cramp.” “We have been taking in a lot. It’s a new culture here,” the Georgia native told the Free Press on Wednesday. “Being from the Pacific Northwest, I can safely say I’ve learned more from my students so far... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Album reviews: Bob Dylan and Sonic YouthColeman in the DNA to keep everything a tad askew. This album along withDaydrea
Album reviews: Bob Dylan and Sonic Youth
Kinston Free Press / Posted yesterday
Coleman in the DNA to keep everything a tad askew. This album along withDaydream Nation are the best entry points in the Sonic Youth catalog. Jon Dawson’s columns appear every Tuesday and Thursday in The Free Press. Contact Jon at www.jondawson.... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Ask the Test Kitchen: What causes green spot on potato?Let them sit for 15 minutes, and the potatoes will steam and continue to cook.
Ask the Test Kitchen: What causes green spot on potato?
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
Let them sit for 15 minutes, and the potatoes will steam and continue to cook. Here’s a favorite potato salad recipe from the Free Press archives. Have a question? Contact Susan M. Selasky noon-3 p.m. Thursdays at 313-222-6872 or e-mail... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Celebrate the Fourth with minimal fuss, maximum flavorand grilling surveys. And this year, with the holiday falling on a Monday, you
Celebrate the Fourth with minimal fuss, maximum flavor
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
and grilling surveys. And this year, with the holiday falling on a Monday, you have all weekend to make plans. This year, the Free Press Test Kitchen decided to chill out with a collection of no-sweat recipes. We are staying away from the creamy... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Lawsuit in traffic collision to go to state Supreme Courtparents filed the lawsuit, alleging the department was negligent in changing th
Lawsuit in traffic collision to go to state Supreme Court
Marshall Independent / Posted yesterday
parents filed the lawsuit, alleging the department was negligent in changing the intersection. The transportation department argued it had discretion to place signage as it chooses. Information from: The Free Press, http://www.mankatofreepre... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Ferndale cop charged with assault of larceny suspectDepartment’s principles, values, or operations.” “It’s a terrible blow that th
Ferndale cop charged with assault of larceny suspect
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
Department’s principles, values, or operations.” “It’s a terrible blow that the agency has to shoulder,” Collins told the Free Press. “But the bright side is the system works the way it’s supposed to. We immediately took action to make sure... Read more
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USA Today
Mich. couple recalls day of attack by neighbor over leaf-blowingHe said Ficht "beat a handicapped man. Now, I'm disabled. Go figure." More tha
Mich. couple recalls day of attack by neighbor over leaf-blowing
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
He said Ficht "beat a handicapped man. Now, I'm disabled. Go figure." More than two decades ago, La Rose previously told the Free Press, Miller was in a vehicle that was struck by a hit-and-run drunk driver. She had said that he suffered a head... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Corktown Strut music spotlight: Will SessionsSessions performs during the Detroit Hustles Harder Seven Year Anniversary cele
Corktown Strut music spotlight: Will Sessions
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
Sessions performs during the Detroit Hustles Harder Seven Year Anniversary celebration at TV Lounge in Detroit on Thursday, September 24, 2015. (Photo: John Froelich, Special to the Free Press) Read or Share this story: http://on.freep.com/2... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Hospitals reviewing contract disclosurescontracts the past year, including Woodstock General Hospital, North York Gener
Hospitals reviewing contract disclosures
Sarnia Observer / Posted 2 days ago
contracts the past year, including Woodstock General Hospital, North York General and Kingston General Hospital. Asked by The Free Press if Ontario’s Health Ministry expects detailed explanation and not just a summary, a ministry spokesperson... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Hospitals reviewing contract disclosurescontracts the past year, including Woodstock General Hospital, North York Gener
Hospitals reviewing contract disclosures
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 2 days ago
contracts the past year, including Woodstock General Hospital, North York General and Kingston General Hospital. Asked by The Free Press if Ontario’s Health Ministry expects detailed explanation and not just a summary, a ministry spokesperson... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Hospitals reviewing contract disclosurescontracts the past year, including Woodstock General Hospital, North York Gener
Hospitals reviewing contract disclosures
Chatham Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
contracts the past year, including Woodstock General Hospital, North York General and Kingston General Hospital. Asked by The Free Press if Ontario’s Health Ministry expects detailed explanation and not just a summary, a ministry spokesperson... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Gun in hand, woman told attacker: 'I will kill you'He said Ficht "beat a handicapped man. Now, I'm disabled. Go figure." More tha
Gun in hand, woman told attacker: 'I will kill you'
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
He said Ficht "beat a handicapped man. Now, I'm disabled. Go figure." More than two decades ago, La Rose previously told the Free Press, Miller was in a vehicle that was struck by a hit-and-run drunk driver. She had said that he suffered a head... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit's 100 Greatest Songs: Artists announced for Don Was Revuefirst come, first serve for the All-Star Revue at Orchestra Hall, which seats a
Detroit's 100 Greatest Songs: Artists announced for Don Was Revue
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
first come, first serve for the All-Star Revue at Orchestra Hall, which seats about 2,500. Detroit's 100 Greatest Songs: The Free Press is on the hunt for the greatest songs the Motor City has produced. (Photo: Brian McNamara) Read or Share this... Read more
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Key West Citizen
Trails reopen at Dagny Johnson parkDagny Johnson Key Largo Hammock Botanical State Park and the trails are once ag
Trails reopen at Dagny Johnson park
Key West Citizen / Posted 2 days ago
Dagny Johnson Key Largo Hammock Botanical State Park and the trails are once again open to the public, a park official told the Free Press last week. “It’s 90 percent done,” said Paul Rice, manager of John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park, which... Read more
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Key West Citizen
Film companies drafting a Plan Bto film in Florida. “They’re getting all the stakeholders together [now],” sta
Film companies drafting a Plan B
Key West Citizen / Posted 2 days ago
to film in Florida. “They’re getting all the stakeholders together [now],” state Rep. Holly Raschein, R-Key Largo, told the Free Press last week. While details of a new program are still in the beginning stages, Chris Ranung, chairman of the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Magic of Fidrych lives on in ’76 replaybecame a kind of performance art, and wherever he went fans flocked. As histor
Magic of Fidrych lives on in ’76 replay
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
became a kind of performance art, and wherever he went fans flocked. As historian, Bill Dow said in a recent profile for the Free Press, Tiger Stadium averaged about 18,000 fans a game in 1976. Except when Fidrych pitched, and more than 33,000... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Corktown to come alive with inaugural Strut this weekendGolf Clap. This performance was at the Grasshopper Underground in Ferndale in l
Corktown to come alive with inaugural Strut this weekend
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
Golf Clap. This performance was at the Grasshopper Underground in Ferndale in late 2015. (Photo: John Froelich, Special to the Free Press) "We came up with a mock lineup to show to all the venue owners and give a general sense what we were aiming... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Former Colts RB Zurlon Tipton dies after accidental shootingrunning back Frank Gore was among those trying to come to terms with Tipton's d
Former Colts RB Zurlon Tipton dies after accidental shooting
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
running back Frank Gore was among those trying to come to terms with Tipton's death. "This really messed me up," Gore told the Free Press. "Zurlon wasn't a bad kid. He was a good dude. He really wanted football to work out. He was always great with... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
USM has a plan to make college easier for students in recovery from addiction$40,000 grant from the federal government’s Substance Abuse and Mental Health S
USM has a plan to make college easier for students in recovery from addiction
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
$40,000 grant from the federal government’s Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, as first reported by The Free Press. USM’s initiative was one of seven schools nationwide to win the competitive grant this year, and the school... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Gun in hand, woman told attacker: 'I will kill you'He said Ficht "beat a handicapped man. Now, I'm disabled. Go figure." More tha
Gun in hand, woman told attacker: 'I will kill you'
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
He said Ficht "beat a handicapped man. Now, I'm disabled. Go figure." More than two decades ago, La Rose previously told the Free Press, Miller was in a vehicle that was struck by a hit-and-run drunk driver. She had said that he suffered a head... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Mississippi native Mack Rice, 'Mustang Sally' composer diesof that year’s nationally televised Detroit Lions Thanksgiving game. "It was a
Mississippi native Mack Rice, 'Mustang Sally' composer dies
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
of that year’s nationally televised Detroit Lions Thanksgiving game. "It was a tribute to Detroit's women," Rice told the Free Press at the time. "Our beautiful girls." In his later years, Rice put together a band of Detroit-area musicians... Read more
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Daily Mail
Couple who isolated adopted son in basement for years guilty of abusenext month. 'I am very pleased with the guilty verdicts handed down by the jur
Couple who isolated adopted son in basement for years guilty of abuse
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
next month. 'I am very pleased with the guilty verdicts handed down by the jury,' prosecutor William Vailliencourt told the Free Press. 'The acts that these two defendants committed against this child were both cruel and outrageous. 'This was... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Former Colts RB Zurlon Tipton dies after accidental shootingrunning back Frank Gore was among those trying to come to terms with Tipton's d
Former Colts RB Zurlon Tipton dies after accidental shooting
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
running back Frank Gore was among those trying to come to terms with Tipton's death. "This really messed me up," Gore told the Free Press. "Zurlon wasn't a bad kid. He was a good dude. He really wanted football to work out. He was always great with... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Rice Krispie Treats urinator still at largean active criminal investigation underway by the U.S. Food and Drug Administrat
Rice Krispie Treats urinator still at large
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
an active criminal investigation underway by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. FDA spokeswoman Lauren Sucher told the Free Press there are no updates to report. The incident is believed to have occurred in 2014 during a period of strained... Read more
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Daily Mail
Returning gold medalist swimmer qualifies for Rio after giving birthand I did an awesome job of taking that raw spot that I was at — I hadn't been
Returning gold medalist swimmer qualifies for Rio after giving birth
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
and I did an awesome job of taking that raw spot that I was at — I hadn't been in the water in two years,' Vollmer told the Free Press. 'Let's really look at changing techniques in a way that can make me faster, improving my relationship with... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
SCOTUS shuts down backdoor efforts to restrict abortiona product of the 2012 lame-duck session that saw a right-wing dominated Legisla
SCOTUS shuts down backdoor efforts to restrict abortion
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
a product of the 2012 lame-duck session that saw a right-wing dominated Legislature run amok. After Snyder signed the law, the Free Press' editorial page wrote: "In summary, Snyder seems to have charged into this breach armed with more animus than... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Allen Academy charter school in Detroit to closeLeona Group to manage the school. Ronald Rizzo, director of Charter Schools fo
Allen Academy charter school in Detroit to close
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
Leona Group to manage the school. Ronald Rizzo, director of Charter Schools for Ferris State University, previously told the Free Press that the school board didn't quickly enough adjust its budget to account for the population drop. The... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Ontario scaling back nursing home inspectionshome residents, Ontario's Liberal government is quietly pulling the plug on yea
Ontario scaling back nursing home inspections
The Sudbury Star / Posted 3 days ago
home residents, Ontario's Liberal government is quietly pulling the plug on yearly inspections at more than 500 homes, The Free Press has learned. Starting next week, 84% of Ontario's 630 long-term care homes will get a full inspection just... Read more
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