Daily Archives: September 2, 2019

Michigan Health Officials Investigate 3 Possible Human Cases of Deadly Mosquito Virus EEE – Detroit News Watch

LANSING, Mich. (Detroit News Watch) – Michigan residents are being reminded by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services to protect themselves from mosquito bites following the confirmation of one case of a mosquito-borne disease in a resident and three other possible cases in the state. Three cases of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) are now suspected in residents from ...

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Michigan Senator Backs Adoptions For Retired Lab Animals – Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (Detroit News Watch/ AP) — A Michigan Senator says federal agencies that use certain animals for research should help find safe homes for them afterward. Sen. Gary Peters has co-sponsored a bill that requires government laboratories to develop adoption or retirement policies for laboratory animals. More than 50,000 animals covered by the Animal Welfare Act were used in federal ...

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Taylor Swift Calls Out White House During VMAs Acceptance Speech – Detroit News Watch

(CNN) — Taylor Swift is certainly not taking a literal interpretation of her single, “You Need to Calm Down.” Taylor Swift used her VMA acceptance speech for video of the year to call for action on the Equality Act.Full credit: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for MTV The singer got political during her 2019 MTV Video Music Awards acceptance speech for video ...

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New Name Announced For Detroit’s Cobo Center – Detroit News Watch

DETROIT, Mich. (Detroit News Watch) – Detroit’s Cobo Center has a new name. During a press conference Tuesday morning officials announced Cobo Center will now be known as the TCF Center. New name. New heights. New page. Give us a follow @tcfcenter. #stillcenteredaroundyou pic.twitter.com/Gylqp8uts5 — TCF Center (@cobocenter) August 27, 2019 A block party outside the center is set to ...

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Man Charged With Killing Wife By Spiking Cereal With Heroin – Detroit News Watch

DAVISON, Mich. (Detroit News Watch/AP) — A man has been charged with murder after investigators concluded he spiked his wife’s bowl of cereal with heroin. Christina Ann-Thompson Harris’ 2014 death was initially classified as an accidental overdose by the medical examiner but investigators now believe Jason Harris poisoned her at their home in Davison. She was 36-years-old. Friends were shocked ...

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