Daily Archives: November 18, 2019

A Michigan City Will Pay $190K To An American War Veteran Who Was Detained By ICE – Detroit News Watch

(CNN) — A Michigan city will pay $190,000 to a Marine veteran and United States citizen who was arrested by the police and turned over to Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials. The Grand Rapids City Commission on Tuesday approved the settlement to pay Jilmar Ramos-Gomez, who was born and raised in Michigan. In November last year, the city’s authorities arrested him after ...

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Lions Defense Is The Weak Link – Detroit News Watch

The Detroit Lions tried to upset Dallas with Jeff Driskel throwing passes and Bo Scarbrough carrying the ball. Not exactly what this team planned at the beginning of the season. DETROIT, MI – NOVEMBER 17: Jeff Driskel #2 of the Detroit Lions drops back to pass during the second quarter of the game against the Dallas Cowboys at Ford Field ...

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Michigan Opens Door To Recreational Pot Sales In December – Detroit News Watch

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The state of Michigan is opening the door to the sale of marijuana for recreational use starting in December, which is earlier than expected. The Marijuana Regulatory Agency issued an advisory bulletin Wednesday. It says businesses that are licensed to grow, process or sell marijuana for medical use can, beginning Dec. 1, transfer half their inventory ...

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Nearly All Toddlers, And The Majority Of Babies, Eat Too Much Added Sugar In The US – Detroit News Watch

 (CNN) — A new analysis of national data published Wednesday finds 98% of toddlers and two-thirds of infants consume added sugars in their diets each day. The American Heart Association recommends children less than two years of age not have access to any added sugars, which includes any sweeteners that don’t naturally occur in food. “The consumption of added sugars among children ...

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Here’s Why MDOT And MSP Says To Call It ‘A Crash’ Not ‘An Accident’ – Detroit News Watch

(Detroit News Watch) – Icy and snow-covered roads are a given in Michigan for several months of the year. So, when a driver crashes because they were driving too fast for conditions – even though they didn’t intend to – should it really be called an “accident?” That’s just one example of why the Michigan Department of Transportation, along with ...

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Governor Whitmer Appoints Alyia Marie Hakim To The 39th District Court – Detroit News Watch

LANSING, Mich. (Detroit News Watch) — Governor Gretchen Whitmer appointed Alyia Marie Hakim to the 39th District Court of the Cities of Roseville and Fraser on Thursday.   “Alyia has a comprehensive professional background which allows her to bring a unique and equitable perspective to the residents of Roseville and Fraser,” said Whitmer. “She will be a great addition to the ...

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