Daily Archives: October 5, 2019

CDC Anticipates US Will Maintain Its Measles Elimination Status – Detroit News Watch

(CNN) — With the end of the New York state measles outbreak, “the United States anticipates maintaining its measles elimination status,” a statement from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Thursday. There are no longer any active measles cases in New York state associated with the outbreak that began in October 2018, the New York State ...

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3 Dead, 3 Hurt In Small Plane Crash Approaching Lansing-Area Airport – Detroit News Watch

DEWITT TOWNSHIP, Mich. (Detroit News Watch/ AP) — Authorities say three people have died and three others were injured in a single-engine plane heading from Indianapolis crashed Thursday. The plane was at capacity and included a pilot and co-pilot, said Clinton County Sheriff Larry Jerue. Names of those onboard weren’t immediately released. It happened around 9 a.m. when the six-passenger ...

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Your Zip Code May Influence How Long You Live – Detroit News Watch

(Detroit News Watch) – Using the most up to date information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the National Center for Health Statistics along with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation released a first-of-its-kind neighborhood-level report on life expectancy. The average life expectancy in the United States is 78.6 years, however whether you’ll live that long, or longer, depends ...

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Emmanuel Sanders A Strong Option Against Banged Up Chargers Defense – Detroit News Watch

(CBS Local/CBS Denver)- The Denver Broncos have gotten off to a rough start as a team, posting an 0-4 record heading into this Sunday’s matchup against the Los Angeles Chargers. One player shining despite that win-less first quarter of the year? Wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders. The 32-year-old wide receiver tore his Achilles last December and yet, judging by his play ...

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5 Detroit Firefighters Hurt In Vacant House Fire, Collapse – Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (Detroit News Watch/ AP) — Detroit Deputy Fire Commissioner Dave Fornell says five firefighters have been hospitalized with injuries suffered at a vacant house fire. The seriousness of the injuries was not immediately clear. Fornell says three of the firefighters were inside the home when its upper level collapsed. At least two others are being treated for smoke inhalation. ...

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