Daily Archives: August 19, 2019

Texans Over Lions 30-23 – Detroit News Watch

Houston’s Deshaun Watson and DeAndre Hopkins knew they weren’t going to get much playing time on Saturday night, so they were intent on making the few plays they got count. “Just trying to go out there and be perfect,” Hopkins said. “We don’t have many plays so those plays that you do have, you want to make them the best.” ...

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Michigan Man Arrested For Making Online Threats – Detroit News Watch

REED CITY, Mich. (Detroit News Watch/ AP) — A Reed City man was arrested at his home Sunday night after allegedly posting videos where he expressed “potential threatening feelings” toward Ferris State University, area hospitals and others. Michigan State Police said he was arrested on felony counts of posting terroristic threats and other charges. His name will be released once ...

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Hamlin Wins At Bristol, Taking Away DiBenedetto’s 1st Win – Detroit News Watch

The winner climbed from his car and immediately apologized for denying an underdog his first career victory. The runner-up, in tears over his near miss, was raucously embraced by the crowd for his oh-so-close effort. Bristol Motor Speedway was a bizarre mix of emotions Saturday night after Denny Hamlin chased down Matt DiBenedetto to spoil a Saturday night upset. DiBenedetto ...

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DiBenedetto Earns Immense Respect After Falling Short Of Win – Detroit News Watch

When his sponsorship dried up early last season, Matt DiBenedetto took the unique step of making a social media video asking for funding ideas. Denny Hamlin was among those who saw the clip and then donated $5,000 to his fellow competitor. The gesture brought more attention to DiBenedetto’s plight and ultimately a partial sponsorship that helped him get through the ...

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Michigan Congresswoman Tlaib Says She Won’t Visit Israel After Being Allowed – Detroit News Watch

(CNN) — Rep. Rashida Tlaib said Friday she would not visit Israel after the country granted permission for her to enter the country on humanitarian grounds to visit her family in the West Bank a day after blocking her and fellow Rep. Ilhan Omar from visiting the country. “I have decided that visiting my grandmother under these oppressive conditions stands against everything I believe ...

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The Mayors on L. Brooks Patterson’s Legacy and Other Regional Issues – Detroit News Watch

Southfield (Detroit News Watch) – Pontiac Mayor Deirdre Waterman, Westland Mayor William Wild and Rochester Hills Mayor Bryan Barnett appear on MICHIGAN MATTERS this Sunday and talk about their city’s imprint and opportunities. Mayor Bryan Barnett of Rochester Hills, Mayor Deirdre Waterman of Pontiac, and Mayor William Wild of Westland (Credit: Logan Tesmer/CBS 62) Each also shares stories about Oakland ...

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Michigan Creates Rules For Testing Industrial Hemp – Detroit News Watch

LANSING (Detroit News Watch/AP) — The state of Michigan has created rules so there are testing standards for the first crop of industrial hemp. The state launched a pilot program this year allowing for the growing and processing of hemp. The state’s Department of Agriculture and Rural Development on Thursday announced emergency rules that establish sampling and analytical testing methods ...

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