Daily Archives: October 11, 2018

Mexico Beach Is ‘Wiped Out’ By Hurricane Michael, Other Florida Cities Smashed « Detroit News Watch

(CNN) — [Breaking news update at 3 p.m. ET] Three additional deaths have been linked to Hurricane Michael, bringing the death toll from the storm to five. Four people have died in Gadsden County, Florida. Authorities said a man died after a tree fell on a home. The sheriff’s department has not released details on the county’s three other storm-related ...

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Sex Abuse Accounts Involving Retired Priest, 83, Are Credible, Archdiocese Says  –  Deadline Detroit

Rev. Robert Witkowski (WDIV slide) Rev. Robert Witkowski, 83, a Detroit-area priest who retired in 2013, is restricted from any public ministry due to credible allegations of sexual abuse of minors, the Archdiocese of Detroit announces: Effective October 9, 2018, Fr. Robert Witkowski, 83, a senior (retired) priest of the Archdiocese of Detroit, has been ...

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Detroit Program Aims To Reduce Unintended Teen Pregnancies « Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (AP) — City officials have announced an initiative aimed at reducing Detroit’s unintended teen pregnancy rate by educating young people on how to make informed decisions about their own reproductive health. As part of the iDecide Detroit program, the city’s health department also is working with more than 20 youth-friendly health care providers that offer reproductive health care services ...

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Israeli Official Criticizes University Of Michigan Lecture « Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (AP) — A senior Israeli cabinet minister sent a letter Monday to the University of Michigan president over campus incidents that the politician described as showing a “vitriolic hatred against the Jewish state.” Naftali Bennett, the minister responsible for education and diaspora affairs, admonished university President Mark Schlissel over a lecture last week at the Ann Arbor school. In ...

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‘A Deep Understanding:’ Detroit News Endorses Bill Schuette for Governor –  Deadline Detroit

Attorney General Bill Schuette (file photo) It’s endorsement season and The Detroit News backs Republican Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette for governor in the Nov. 6 election. A bylined endorsement by Nolan Finley and Ingrid Jacques, the top editorial writers, says: Few candidates for governor in Michigan have ever been as qualified as Bill ...

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Michigan State’s Hartbarger Likely Done For The Season « Detroit News Watch

  EAST LANSING, MI – OCTOBER 6: Head coach Mark Dantonio of the Michigan State Spartans signals a face mask to an official during the first half at Spartan Stadium on October 6, 2018 in East Lansing, Michigan. Northwestern defeated Michigan State 29-19. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images) Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio says punter Jake Hartbarger’s leg injury from ...

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