Daily Archives: July 14, 2019

Police Release Reports About Michigan Woman Who Drove Into Kalamazoo River – Detroit News Watch

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say a Michigan woman killed herself and twin daughters by driving into a river after trying to poison the children. Kalamazoo police released reports saying 44-year-old Ineza McClinton tried to make 9-year-old twins, Angel and Faith, drink juice with added antifreeze in the spring. McClinton’s mother told investigators about the plan, which included Ineza McClinton’s ...

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R Kelly Arrested On Federal Charges – Detroit News Watch

(Detroit News Watch/CNN) — Singer R. Kelly was arrested in Chicago on Thursday night on federal sex crime charges, sources told CNN. Kelly, 52, is charged with sex trafficking and attempting to influence a case in Atlanta, and was arrested while walking his dog, a source with knowledge of the arrest said. A five-count indictment against Kelly will be unsealed Friday in the ...

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Wife, Husband Dead In Murder-Suicide Outside Michigan Nursing Home – Detroit News Watch

SAULT STE (Detroit News Watch/AP) — Police say a man and his wife were found dead after a murder-suicide outside a nursing home in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Sault Ste. Marie police say the bodies and a gun were on the grass Thursday outside MediLodge. The woman was living at MediLodge, which provides long-term care and short-term rehabilitation services. No other ...

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Governor Whitmer Invites Winning Women’s U.S. Soccer Team to Michigan – Detroit News Watch

(Detroit News Watch)– Governor Gretchen Whitmer wants to host the U.S. women’s soccer team in Michigan. The soccer team has been making national headlines as they are advocating for pay equality; pointing out that their male counterparts make more money. Governor Whitmer and Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson recently established The Task Force in Women’s Sports to promote more opportunities ...

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Oprah Gives Access To Private Road For Brush Fire Evacuees – Detroit News Watch

  (CNN) — Oprah Winfrey got a “big mahalo” for opening her private road on her property in Maui to help people quickly escape a brush fire that broke out Thursday. Residents in the town of Maalaea and parts of Kihei were sent an evacuation notice on their phones, and flights to the island were diverted. “@Oprah Maui is on fire consider opening the ranch road so ...

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