Daily Archives: April 10, 2019

Woman charged after 2 dogs die in vehicle at Michigan casino – Detroit News Watch

DOWAGIAC (AP) — Authorities say two dogs died and another was treated for severe dehydration after a woman left them in a vehicle for hours outside a casino in southwestern Michigan. The Cass County prosecutor’s office says Sherill Langford faces felony charges of torturing or killing an animal as well as misdemeanor charges including lying to a police officer. Online ...

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This Is The First Photo Of A Black Hole – Detroit News Watch

(CNN) — In April 2017, scientists used a global network of telescopes to see and capture the first-ever picture of a black hole, according to an announcement by researchers at the National Science Foundation Wednesday morning. They captured an image of the black hole at the center of a galaxy known as M87. This is the first photo of a ...

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What To Expect As Winter Storms Hit Michigan, Midwest – Detroit News Watch

MICHIGAN (PATCH)— Old Man Winter is making a brief return back this spring for millions of Americans, including Michiganders, though Metro Detroiters will be spared the worst of it. Some 4 million residents of Colorado, Nebraska, the Dakotas, Wyoming, Iowa and Kansas are under blizzard warnings through Wednesday night with hurricane-force winds and snow squalls. In Michigan, a large winter ...

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Michigan Senate Backs Longer Sentences For Child Abusers – Detroit News Watch

LANSING (AP) — Legislation advancing in Michigan would prescribe longer sentences for certain repeat child abusers. Bills approved unanimously by the state Senate on Tuesday would set new maximum prison terms for people convicted of third- or fourth-degree child abuse following a prior conviction. The max for third-degree child abuse currently is two years. It would rise to five years ...

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Join us on April 27 for a Reimagining Equitable Development event

Join us on Saturday, April 27, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. (doors open at 8:30), for a day of engaging workshops, presentations, and interactive activities exploring the topic of equitable development. Community leaders will walk away with proven strategies to effectively achieve community benefits in their neighborhood. Keynote remarks will be delivered by John Goldstein, founder of “Coalitions, Campaigns ...

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