Daily Archives: October 3, 2018

Lions Waive CB Dee Virgin « Detroit News Watch

The Detroit Lions have waived cornerback Dee Virgin. The Lions announced the move Tuesday. Virgin has played in three games for the Lions this season and has been credited with one tackle. Virgin entered the NFL last season as an undrafted free agent out of West Alabama. He spent time on the Houston Texans’ practice squad. The Lions acquired him ...

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Michigan Cosmetology Students Win Key Ruling In Dispute Over Labor « Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (AP) — A judge has cleared the way for possibly thousands of people to be paid for work performed while they were cosmetology students at a Michigan school. Federal Judge Judith Levy ruled Monday that students who cleaned floors, restocked products and washed towels were performing tasks that weren’t directly related to their education at Douglas J. Institute. The ...

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Honda Teams Up With GM On Self-Driving Cars « Detroit News Watch

(CNN Money) — Honda and General Motors are teaming up to create a new generation of fully autonomous vehicles. Honda will invest $2 billion over 12 years into GM’s autonomous vehicle subsidiary, Cruise. GM and Cruise have been building and developing self-driving versions of GM’s Chevrolet Bolt EV electric car with plans to deploy a fleet of them for public ...

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NBA Star Kyrie Irving Apologizes For Saying ‘Earth Is Flat’ « Detroit News Watch

BOSTON — Kyrie Irving offered a simple message to science teachers Monday. “I’m sorry,” the Boston Celtics star said. And with that, Irving made clear that he regrets publicly saying the Earth is flat. Speaking Monday at the Forbes Under 30 summit in Boston, the flat-Earth topic that Irving inserted himself into last year was discussed – and the All-Star ...

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