Daily Archives: January 6, 2019

3 Injured In Explosion, Fire At Detroit Plant « Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (AP) — Officials say an explosion and fire injured three employees at a titanium processing facility in Detroit. Bob Swenson, president of Global Titanium , tells the Detroit Free Press that the fire started early Thursday at the plant on the city’s east side. Swenson says the employees injured in the explosion were taken to a hospital. He says ...

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Caesars Entertainment Becomes First NFL Casino Sponsor « Detroit News Watch

Ryan Mayer The NFL announced a partnership Thursday with Caesars Entertainment, making the gaming company the first “Official Casino Sponsor” of the league in history. According to the release, the partnership begins with this season’s playoffs. Caesars is offering “unique experiences for NFL fans by using its casino properties, celebrity chefs, premier music artists, and a wide range of entertainment ...

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MSU Holds Off OSU In Columbus 86-77 « Detroit News Watch

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — MSU road win at Columbus a character builder in tough Big Ten. COLUMBUS, OH – JANUARY 5: Matt McQuaid #20 of the Michigan State Spartans and Cassius Winston #5 of the Michigan State Spartans meet with Head Coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans during a break in action in the second half against the ...

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Appeal Panel Allows Unemployment Insurance Fraud Lawsuit Against State To Move Forward « Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (AP) — A lawsuit can move forward over how Michigan bungled unemployment fraud cases. A federal appeals court on Thursday says state officials who worked at the department that oversees jobless benefits can be sued. During the Snyder administration, a computer system with no human supervision accused thousands of people of fraud. Tax refunds were seized, and the accused ...

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