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  • Marlins blow lead, then recover to beat Tigers 5-4 in 11

    DETROIT (AP) — Chad Wallach hit a tiebreaking double in the 11th inning, and the Miami Marlins beat Detroit 5-4 on Tuesday night after the Tigers tied it in a wild bottom of the ninth. Detroit forced extra innings by scoring two unearned runs off Miami closer Sergio Romo. The bottom of the ninth included an error, two replay reversals and the ejection of Tigers manager Ron Gardenhire. That was the only success Detroit had against the Miami bullpen, though. […]

  • GRPD officer returns from 300-mile unity ride

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A Grand Rapids police officer has returned home after completing a 300-mile bicycle ride to honor fallen officers. Chad VanDam was one of nearly 2,600 officers who completed the four-day ride from New Jersey to Washington, D.C. “Someone has to ride for all these officers, and whether it’s me or the guy I’m riding next to, we all know the reason why we’re there, and it gets us through the physical pains we feel every day,” […]

  • Handwritten wills shake up Aretha Franklin’s estate

    PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — The discovery of handwritten wills in the home of the late Aretha Franklin could ignite a dispute among family members about the estate of the “Queen of Soul.” She died last August without a formal document to guide her sons about her music, property and other assets. But the newly found writings filed in court Monday could change everything. Here’s a look at what’s developing, nine months after Franklin’s death in Michigan at age 76: ___ HOW WERE THE WILLS DISCOVERED? A […]

  • Bob Evans stroganoff pasta recalled due to lack of inspection

    WASHINGTON — An Ohio-based company is recalling approximately 527 pounds of beef pasta products. BEF Foods, Inc. is recalling 18-ounce sealed plastic trays containing Bob Evans beef stroganoff pasta produced on May 3 with a use by date of July 2, 2019. There will also be a timestamp ranging between 15:00 and 18:37 on the tray seal. The products were sold in Alabama, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan and Ohio. A recall was issued after it was determined the product […]

  • Missing Battle Creek boy found safe

    BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — A missing 10-year-old boy in Battle Creek has been found safe and is back with family. Police say 10-year-old Gabriel had last been seen near the intersection of Minges Creek Place and Glenn Cross Road. He was wearing a gray coat, jeans and black tennis shoes that light up. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call Battle Creek police at 269-781-0911 or 911.

  • Man indicted in fatal shooting of rapper Nipsey Hussle

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A grand jury has indicted a 29-year-old man in the fatal shooting of rapper Nipsey Hussle in Los Angeles. Eric Ronald Holder Jr. was indicted on one count of murder, two counts each of attempted murder and assault with a firearm, and one count of possession of a firearm by a felon. He could get life in prison if convicted. Holder pleaded not guilty to the charges Tuesday. Prosecutors previously charged him with the same counts, […]

  • Detroit OKs land deals, jobs plan for Fiat Chrysler plant

    DETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler can move forward with plans to build a new, $1.6 billion assembly plant in Detroit and invest $900 million to retool and modernize another. Land deals and community benefits agreements tied to the project were approved Tuesday by the Detroit City Council, shortly before Michigan’s economic development board approved a $223 million incentive package in exchange for the automaker creating 6,400 jobs, including nearly 5,000 in the city. A Fiat Chrysler executive said construction will begin […]

  • Lawsuit: Newaygo Co. deputies used excessive force, denied medical treatment

    NEWAYGO COUNTY, Mich. — Newaygo County is facing a lawsuit that claims sheriff’s deputies used excessive force and denied an inmate medical treatment. Bernard Stout was arrested in May 2018 after an argument with his girlfriend.  In the lawsuit, Stout claims that while he was being taken to the jail, Deputy Justin Visser stopped and threw Stout to the ground and stomped on his shoulder while he was still handcuffed. Over the course of the next three months while at […]

  • Washington is 1st state to allow composting of human bodies

    SEATTLE (AP) — Ashes to ashes, guts to dirt. Gov. Jay Inslee signed legislation Tuesday making Washington the first state to approve composting as an alternative to burying or cremating human remains. It allows licensed facilities to offer “natural organic reduction,” which turns a body, mixed with substances such as wood chips and straw, into about two wheelbarrows’ worth of soil in a span of several weeks. Loved ones are allowed to keep the soil to spread the same way […]

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