Daily Archives: August 22, 2018

‘A Bit Of Danger Lurking’ « Detroit News Watch

By Dan Reardon Now in its 11th year, the FedExCup Playoffs has evolved into the kind of end-of-the-season series Commissioner Tim Finchem envisioned at the outset. The roster of courses and locations has grown over the years. The formula has been tweaked to make it both understandable and competitive. It has had great champions like Rory McIlroy, Tiger Woods, Jordan ...

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Drug Overdoses Claimed More Lives In Michigan Than Traffic, Firearms « Detroit News Watch

MICHIGAN — A recent report from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) revealed in 2017 drug overdoses were responsible for the deaths of 2,662 Michiganders, more than the number of traffic and firearm deaths combined. The overdose deaths represent an 82 percent increase over five years and an eight percent jump from 2016. “The CDC’s findings are staggering ...

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Going Back To School? R.E.L.A.X. « Detroit News Watch

PHILADELPHIA – Going back to school can be both exciting and stressful for children. There is the excitement of a new year and the new opportunities presented by advancing a grade level. But this annual occasion also marks the return of homework, exams, social pressure to compete with their classmates, and other challenges. This can lead to stress, which can ...

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Michigan Among States With Measles Outbreaks « Detroit News Watch

More than 100 people in 21 states have become sick with measles since the beginning of 2018, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Michigan was included in the 21 states where measles has been confirmed in 2018, where four cases have been confirmed. RELATED: Concern Over Rise In Measles Cases The most recent cases, identified at the end ...

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Colorado Man Says He Killed Wife After He Saw Her Strangling Daughter « Detroit News Watch

(CNN) — A murder suspect told police in Colorado he strangled his pregnant wife in a rage after he saw her on a baby monitor strangling the couple’s 3-year-old daughter, Celeste, according to court documents. Chris Watts said the couple’s other daughter, Bella, 4, was already “sprawled out” on the bed and blue in the couple’s bedroom, according to an ...

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