Daily Archives: December 23, 2018

$67.4M Debut For ‘Aquaman’ « Detroit News Watch

NEW YORK (AP) — Moviegoers take your pick. “Mary Poppins Returns”, “Bumblebee” and “Aquaman” head a busy pre-Christmas weekend at the box office hauling in over $67M. (Photo by Brook Mitchell/Getty Images)   Without a “Star Wars” film on the December schedule for the first time in four years, a crowded slate of films sought to capitalize on the lucrative ...

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Woodstock’s 50th Anniversary Celebrated With Dozens Of Statues « Detroit News Watch

BETHEL, N.Y. (AP) — To commemorate the upcoming 50th anniversary of the Woodstock Music and Art Fair, officials in Sullivan County in upstate New York say they’ll install dozens of dove statues to commemorate the legendary event. A plaque marks the original site location of the Woodstock Music Festival in 1969 (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images) County officials and the ...

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Inmate Dies After Crushing, Snorting Medication In Macomb Jail « Detroit News Watch

MOUNT CLEMENS (Detroit News Watch/AP) — Another inmate has died at the Macomb County jail. The victim and his cellmate were hospitalized after snorting medication they received from another inmate in custody. The sheriff’s office says deputies administered two doses of the opiate antidote Narcan Wednesday to 28-year-old Nicholas DiFranco at the jail in Mount Clemens, northeast of Detroit. He later ...

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Michigan Women in Corporate America « Detroit News Watch

Southfield (Detroit News Watch) – As more women enter the workforce across Metro Detroit, few are making it to the board room or CEO suite. What will it take to change that trajectory? Mark Davidoff, Michigan Managing Partner of Deloitte LLC, Terry Barclay, CEO and President of Inforum, and Carolyn Cassin, President & CEO of Michigan Women Forward appear with ...

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