Daily Archives: August 18, 2019

Oil Smeared To Cleanse Negativity Amid Infighting – Detroit News Watch

PONTIAC, Mich. (Detroit News Watch/AP) — A Pontiac government staffer poured a substances on furniture and doorways at county officials’ meeting spaces as an attempt to push out bad energy according to officials. Since there doesn’t appear to be criminal intent, the employee’s name hasn’t been released. Oakland County Undersheriff Mike McCabe says the ritual was apparently was meant to ...

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Aretha Franklin’s Death Is Inspiring Research Funding A Year Later – Detroit News Watch

(CNN) — A year after a rare form of cancer ended the life of legendary singer Aretha Franklin, her memory is inspiring more funding to try to find a cure. The Aretha Franklin Fund for Neuroendocrine Cancer Research has been launched by the Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation (NETRF) in Boston, the Detroit Free Press reported. Franklin died on August 16, 2018 from the ...

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Vice President Pence Planning Detroit, Indianapolis Trips – Detroit News Watch

(Detroit News Watch/ AP) — Vice President Mike Pence is heading to Detroit’s Motor City Casino Hotel Monday. The Detroit Economic Club says Pence will speak to the organization during an event rescheduled from earlier this month. The former Indiana governor will then speak Wednesday during the American Legion’s national convention in Indianapolis. He also addressed the military veterans group ...

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296 Tickets Issued In Ford Road Traffic Crackdown – Detroit News Watch

(Detroit News Watch) – Michigan State Police have concluded another traffic crackdown — this time troopers honed in on Ford Road between Telegraph and Wyoming in Dearborn and issued nearly 300 tickets. MSP said preliminary stats show 265 stops, 296 citations and 180 verbal warnings. “Come on now Dearborn let’s start wearing that seat belt. It will save your life,” ...

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