Daily Archives: August 28, 2018

Aretha Franklin’s Public Viewing, Fans Mourn At The Charles H. Wright Museum « Detroit News Watch

(CNN) — The hearse that brought Aretha Franklin’s body to the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit on Tuesday has historical significance. The hearse that brought Aretha Franklin’s body to the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit on Tuesday has historical significance. The ivory, two-door 1940 Cadillac LaSalle also transported the body ...

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Michigan Destination Listed As One Of The Best Islands In America « Detroit News Watch

(CNN) — The coasts of America are dotted with too many magnificent islands to count, let alone summarize on a Top 12 list. So first, our deepest, breeziest apologies to Alcatraz, Manhattan, Molokai, Key West, Whidbey Island, Isle Royale, Gasparilla, Chincoteague, Jekyll, South Padre, northern Minnesota and dozens more escape-worthy island hubs from sea to great lake to gulf to ...

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Missing Indiana Teen May Be In Michigan « Detroit News Watch

Coldwater – The Fremont Police Department is searching for a missing teen and believes she may be in Michigan. **Embargo: Flint, MI**Police said Lita Smoker, 13, was last seen at her home in Indiana early Friday morning, Aug. 24. Police said Lita Smoker, 13, was last seen at her home in Indiana early Friday morning, Aug. 24. Police believe Lita ...

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2 Teens Charged with Killing Off-Duty Detroit Firefighter –  Deadline Detroit

The suspects. (Fox 2 video image) Two men, both 18, have been charged in the slaying of Jack Wiley, an off-duty Detroit firefighter at his home on Detroit’s west side last Tuesday. Arondez Carter and Shomari Walker face charges of felony murder, first-degree premeditated murder, armed robbery, tampering with evidence, fourth-degree arson and felony firearm, according ...

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Sen. John McCain Farewell Statement « Detroit News Watch

(CNN) — An aide for Sen. John McCain shared a farewell statement from the late Arizona Republican Monday. McCain died at his Sedona home Saturday after a yearlong battle with brain cancer. He was 81. Read the farewell statementMy fellow Americans, whom I have gratefully served for sixty years, and especially my fellow Arizonans, Thank you for the privilege of ...

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