Daily Archives: April 19, 2019

NFL’s 100th Season Full Of Interesting Tilts Including Thanksgiving Day – Detroit News Watch

NEW YORK (AP) — Lions take on Bears while Dallas plays Buffalo Thanksgiving Day.   DETROIT, MI – NOVEMBER 23: Detroit Lions fans dress for Thanksgiving at Ford Field on November 23, 2017 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)   The NFL’s 100th season will begin with its most classic rivalry and feature the Super Bowl champion Patriots ...

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Canadian Sentenced To Life In Prison For Flint Airport Attack – Detroit News Watch

FLINT (AP) — A Canadian man convicted of terrorism for nearly killing an airport police officer in Michigan was sentenced Thursday to life in prison. U.S. prosecutors said Amor Ftouhi drove 1,000 miles  from Montreal to the airport in Flint, Michigan, where he yelled “God is great” in Arabic and repeatedly stabbed Lt. Jeff Neville in 2017. Investigators said Ftouhi ...

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Pistons No Match For Antetokounmpo & Bucks – Detroit News Watch

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Any way you pronounce his name, Giannis Antetokounmpo is a freak.   MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN – MARCH 26: Giannis Antetokounmpo #34 of the Milwaukee Bucks dunks against the Houston Rockets during the first half of a game at Fiserv Forum on March 26, 2019 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading ...

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The Road to Mackinac and Celebrity College Admissions Scandal – Detroit News Watch

Southfield (Detroit News Watch) – With 1700 people heading to Mackinac Island for the Detroit Regional Chamber’s Policy Conference in a few weeks, Patti Poppe, Chairman of the 2019 annual conference, talked about the event and its focus on “one Michigan.” Sandy Baruah, Detroit Regional Chamber, Denise Ilitch, Ilitch Enterprises, and Patti Poppe, Consumers Energy Poppe who is also President ...

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4 Pro Teams Get Michigan License Plates – Detroit News Watch

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Pro-Sports teams finally get their plate. Fans of Detroit’s four professional sports teams can now support them — and their charities — while driving the roads.   DETROIT – JUNE 12: Fans of the Detroit Red Wings hold up a fake Michigan license plate that reads “WINGSN7” before Game Seven of the 2009 NHL Stanley ...

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NASCAR Fans Can Now Reserve Campsites At New Hampshire Motor Speedway – Detroit News Watch

Campers at New Hampshire Motor Speedway’s big race weekend in July can now reserve a campsite in the infield behind pit road. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images) A limited number of spots are available and include water and power hookups, plus pre-race pit passes, NASCAR Xfinity Series garage passes and grandstand access to watch the race. Fans without a camper can ...

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Barnes & Noble Offering Free Pre-Order Of The Mueller Report – Detroit News Watch

(CNN) — Robert Mueller’s full report has yet to be released, but you can already order it online. Bookseller Barnes & Noble said Wednesday that it’s offering “The Mueller Report” for pre-order to customers. The highly anticipated report, which took two years to complete and is expected to provide an in-depth look at special counsel Mueller’s investigation into Russia’s interference ...

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1 Michigander Dead From Listeria Outbreak – Detroit News Watch

MICHIGAN (PATCH)  — One Michigander has died of listeria after an outbreak of the infection, which has been linked to sliced meats and cheeses. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said that seven other people, in Michigan, New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania, have been infected and hospitalized. The USDA and the FDA are monitoring the outbreak. According to ...

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