Monthly Archives: December 2018

Key Events for Legal Pot « Detroit News Watch

2018 started out very different than it had ended in reference to marijuana. A few weeks into January 2018, the Trump administration tried to kill the considerable buzz created Jan. 1 when California’s broad marijuana legalization law took effect, creating the largest legal U.S. cannabis marketplace. WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA – JANUARY 02: A customer reaches for cannabis products at MedMen, ...

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Kessel Scores 2 Power-play Goals To Help Pens Defeat Red Wings 5-2 « Detroit News Watch

Phil Kessel and the power play changed everything. The Pittsburgh Penguins weren’t happy with their lackluster play in the first period after a three-day holiday break. Kessel scored two power-play goals, Derick Brassard added two goals and the Penguins defeated the Detroit Red Wings 5-2 on Thursday. (Photo by Justin Berl/Getty Images) “Just the plays he made tonight is elite,” ...

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Grammy Celebration for the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin « Detroit News Watch

SOUTHFIELD, MI (Detroit News Watch) – CBS announced Thursday that they will honor the late “Queen of Soul,” Aretha Franklin, during GRAMMY celebration. The one-of-kind concert will be hosted by Tyler Perry and feature unique performances honoring the late singer. Performers include Yolanda Adams, Shirley Caesar, Alessia Cara, Kelly Clarkson, Common, Celine Dion, Jennifer Hudson, Alicia Keys, John Legend, Patti ...

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Serial Killer Fast Facts « Detroit News Watch

(CNN) – Here’s a select list of convicted American serial killers and notable open or unsolved cases. Serial murder is defined by the FBI as two or more killings separated by a span of time. A majority of serial killings are sexually motivated, according to the FBI. Serial murders are relatively rare. Fewer than one percent of homicides during a ...

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Pistons Pull Away From Wizards 106-95 « Detroit News Watch

For Blake Griffin and the Detroit Pistons, Wednesday night’s victory felt like a big deal. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images) After losing nine of 11, the Pistons went on a 23-2 run to start the second half and held on to beat Washington 106-95. “That game was pretty close to a must win, just for the sake of our morale ...

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Former Tiger Get $19M Contract with Nationals « Detroit News Watch

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Nationals looked to boost their rotation even further with the signing of former Atlanta Brave & Detroit Tiger, Anibal Sanchez. The Nationals agreed to terms on a two-year, $19 million contract with right-hander Sanchez on Thursday, which includes a team option for 2021. Sanchez, 34, will add depth to Washington’s new-look rotation after boosting his appeal ...

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Here’s All The Lame-Duck Bills Synder Has Signed & Vetoed « Detroit News Watch

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — With hours left in his governorship, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder is expected to take action on more measures passed during the Legislature’s lame-duck session. So far, Synder has signed more than 100 bills and vetoed four that were approved after the November election. A roundup of key legislation: DEC. 21 SCHOOL SAFETY: Snyder signed laws to ...

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#3 Notre Dame vs. #2 Clemson « Detroit News Watch

Ryan Mayer After nearly a month of waiting, college football’s playoff kicks off this weekend at 4:00 p.m. when #2 Clemson meets #3 Notre Dame in the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic. Both teams enter the game undefeated, but oddsmakers have been lopsidedly in favor of the Tigers over the Irish. Spread: Clemson -13 Over/Under: 55 While a lot of the ...

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