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Gov. Snyder Won't Endorse Demand That Unions Pitch In For Detroit Pensions

LANSING (WWJ/AP) – Gov. Rick Snyder doesn’t appear to be buying into Republican suggestions that unions should pony up their share to help shore up pensions as part of Detroit’s strategy for exiting bankruptcy. 305 more words


Local Mail Carriers To Protest Staples Postal Counters

DEARBORN (WWJ) – They’re worried about their jobs and your mail. Detroit area postal workers will protest Thursday afternoon at the Staples stores in Dearborn and Clawson. 470 more words


Spring Cleanup, Koi Transfer Planned On Belle Isle

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DETROIT (AP) - Volunteers plan to converge Saturday on Detroit’s Belle Isle for a spring cleanup and the transfer of koi into a pond outside the island’s more than century-old aquarium. 294 more words


Priest, Parish Administrator Indicted For Fraud, Conspiracy

TROY, Mich. (AP) – A Detroit-area Catholic priest and his parish administrator were charged Wednesday with fraud and conspiracy in a scheme to steal nearly $700,000 from their church. 316 more words


Detroit Man Sentenced To Life For Murder Of Daughter, Grandma, Aunt

DETROIT (WWJ/AP) - A 29-year-old Detroit man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for gunning down his 7-year-old daughter, grandmother and aunt at a home in Detroit. 195 more words


Police Search For Man Who Offered Help, Then Robbed Elderly Woman

DETROIT (WWJ) - Detroit police are searching for a man who offered to help an elderly woman, and then robbed her.

The incident happened around 4:30 p.m. 146 more words


Detroit Mom Was Fatally Stabbed, Baby In Crib Nearby

DETROIT (WWJ/AP) - Authorities say a 31-year-old Detroit woman whose body was found near her dehydrated 8-month-old daughter was stabbed to death.

The Wayne County Medical Examiner’s Office identified the woman as Charmanek Johnson, and said she had multiple stab wounds. 163 more words