Daily Archives: October 27, 2018

Roseville Judge Enters Plea In Hit-And-Run Crash Case « Detroit News Watch

ROSEVILLE (AP) — A suburban Detroit judge has pleaded no contest to failing to stop at the scene of an accident where someone was injured. The Wayne County prosecutor’s office says Roseville’s 39th District Court Judge Catherine Steenland also entered the same plea Friday for failing to report an accident. Both charges are misdemeanors. A no-contest plea isn’t an admission ...

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Megyn Kelly’s Show Has Been Cancelled « Detroit News Watch

While negotiations continue between Megyn Kelly and NBC, the network announced on Friday that her 9 a.m. talk show has been canceled. “Megyn Kelly Today is not returning,” the network said in a statement. “Next week, the 9 a.m. hour will be hosted by other ‘Today’ co-anchors.” Her exit from NBC News is not official yet. But it will be ...

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Underground Partygoers Blame Freep For Ruining Their Fun  –  Deadline Detroit

Some attendees of a popular underground party at Detroit’s Lincoln Street Art Park are blaming the Detroit Free Press for cops breaking up their event early Thursday morning.  Devin Culham of Metro Times reports: Sources familiar with the situation say Detroit police descended on the Northwest Goldberg industrial center-turned-sculpture park at approximately 1:40 ...

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Fraud Took Some Money In Nassar Fund « Detroit News Watch

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) Michigan State University’s interim president says about half of $1.1 million distributed for counseling for victims of former sports doctor Larry Nassar has gone to people trying to defraud the school. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images) John Engler said Friday that the $10 million Healing Assistance Fund is “deeply troubled” and isn’t expected to distribute any ...

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Caitlyn Jenner Says She Was Wrong About Trump « Detroit News Watch

Caitlyn Jenner says she made a “mistake” in thinking she could work with President Donald Trump to benefit the LGBTQ community and is now no longer a Trump supporter. In a Washington Post op-ed published Thursday, Jenner said at first she believed she could work with Trump and Republicans to change the party’s stance on LGBQT issues. “Sadly, I was ...

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Pete Karmanos Chats with Whitmer About Immigration, Education and More –  Deadline Detroit

Peter Karmanos Jr., a member of the Deadline Detroit team, sat down Thursday afternoon with Democratic gubernatorial candidate Gretchen Whitmer in his downtown Birmingham office to discuss some of the pressing issues of the day. Karmanos touched on a number of topics including Detroit’s shrunken populaton, the decline of quality public education and low-paid teachers.   ...

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