Daily Archives: October 17, 2018

Detroit’s Svechnikov Has Knee Surgery, Out 5-6 Months « Detroit News Watch

Red Wings forward Evgeny Svechnikov is expected to miss five to six months after having surgery on his right knee. The Red Wings said Tuesday the surgery was done by Dr. Kyle Anderson. Svechnikov required ACL reconstruction. The 21-year-old Svechnikov injured the knee in Detroit’s preseason finale on Sept. 29. In 16 regular-season appearances with the Red Wings, Svechnikov has ...

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Michigan Unemployment Rate Down To 4.0 Percent In September « Detroit News Watch

LANSING, Mich. (AP) – Michigan’s unemployment rate fell by a tenth of a percentage point to 4.0 percent in September. Figures released Wednesday by the Michigan Department of Technology, Management & Budget show Michigan’s jobless rate was three-tenths of a percentage point higher than the national rate of 3.7 percent last month and seven-tenths of a percentage point lower than ...

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US Probes Ford Pickup Tailgates Opening Unexpectedly « Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (AP) – U.S. safety regulators are trying to figure out why the power tailgates on some Ford F-Series pickup trucks can open unexpectedly while the trucks are moving. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration opened an investigation into thousands of F-250 and F-350 Super Duty trucks from the 2017 model year. The agency says In documents posted Wednesday that ...

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Ex-Buffalo Bills Owner’s Foundation Pledges $100 Million to Detroit Riverfront  –  Deadline Detroit

Redevelopment plans for West Riverfront Park are sweeping and ambitious. (Illustrations from Detroit Riverfront Conservancy) A foundation endowed by former Buffalo Bills owner Ralph Wilson, who died in 2014 at age 95, is contributing $100 million to help the Detroit River Conservancy redevelop West Riverfront Park and extend trails, writes Daniel Howes of The Detroit News. A ...

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Michigan Lottery Results 10/16/18 « Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (AP) – These Michigan lotteries were drawn Tuesday: Poker Lotto KH-3D-8D-8H-3S Midday Daily 3 2-0-4 Midday Daily 4 7-8-6-1 Daily 3 1-5-5 Daily 4 7-6-5-6 Fantasy 5 04-16-22-23-26 Estimated jackpot: $100,000 Keno 11-19-20-24-28-29-37-38-42-44-49-52-57-58-60-62-63-66-72-73-78-80 Mega Millions 03-45-49-61-69, Mega Ball: 9, Megaplier: 5 Powerball Estimated jackpot: $345 million © 2018 Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, ...

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MSU Medical Resident Allegedly Forced Women to Watch Him Masturbate  –  Deadline Detroit

Dr. Michael Phinn The string of allegations involving doctors and inappropriate sexual behavior at Michigan State University is highly disturbing. First there was Larry Nassar. Then there was William Strampel, who led Michigan State’s medical school from 2002 until late last year. He’s accused of sexual assault and sexual harassment of female students. Now, comes this: ...

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Assistant Principal Suspended After Referring to Cheer Squad as ‘Strippers’  –  Deadline Detroit

Angela Leach, an assistant principal at Farmington Harrison High School in Farmington Hills, is been suspended for saying last month that the cheerleading squad’s routine during a pep rally was inappropriate and that the girls looked like strippers.  Some parents think the remarks involving the mostly black cheer squad were racist, reports Mara MacDonald of WDIV.. ther ...

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