Daily Archives: December 10, 2018

‘Modern Family’s’ Sarah Hyland Had Second Kidney Transplant « Detroit News Watch

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Modern Family” star Sarah Hyland says she had a second kidney transplant last year, replacing a kidney from her father with another from her brother.   (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/Getty Images)   Hyland details her lifelong health struggles in an interview in Self magazine, and tweeted Monday that she hopes it “spreads awareness of organ donation” ...

Read More »

Nissan To Sell Limited Edition Sports Car For $1.1 Million « Detroit News Watch

(CNN) — The Nissan GT-R sports car is already expensive, with a starting price of about $100,000. But, for those who want something truly special, Nissan has announced it will make production versions of the Nissan GT-R50, a radically different looking GT-R with a body created by Italy’s Italdesign, for a starting price of €990,000, or about $1.1 million. The ...

Read More »

Dolphins Surprise Patriots « Detroit News Watch

By Steve Silverman The Miami jinx hit the Patriots once again — and it was one terrific blow. New England was up by five points with time for one more play, and the Dolphins had the ball at their own 31. That was too far away to attempt a Hail Mary, but the Dolphins needed a miracle. Ryan Tannehill hit ...

Read More »

6 Metro Detroit Doctors Charged In Alleged Scheme To Prey On Addicts « Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (AP) — Prosecutors say six doctors have been charged in a scheme that involved millions of opioid drugs and unnecessary medical procedures in southeastern Michigan. U.S. Attorney Matthew Schneider says it’s “particularly egregious” for doctors to prey on addicts. An indictment unsealed Thursday says the doctors prescribed opioids to induce people to visit. The indictment says patients were forced ...

Read More »

Kevin Hart Says He Won’t Host Oscars After Furor Over Homophobic Tweets « Detroit News Watch

(CNN) — Kevin Hart is stepping down from hosting the Oscars after homophobic tweets surfaced on Thursday. The tweets, between 2009 and 2011, included derogatory language referring to gay people and made disparaging comments about sexuality. Some of the tweets have since been deleted. One of the tweets from 2011, that has since been deleted, said “Yo if my son ...

Read More »

The Do’s And Dont’s « Detroit News Watch

MICHIGAN — Marijuana is now fully legal in Michigan. Thursday marks the first day marijuana can legally be used for recreational purposes in Michigan since voters approved the proposal in the November election. Medical marijuana has, of course, been legal for nearly a decade in the mitten. Here are the do’s and don’ts of this new law: Do: Grow your ...

Read More »