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WMU official resigns after harassment investigation

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A high-ranking official at Western Michigan University resigned after a sexual-harassment investigation.

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Periodic showers and thunderstorms this weekend

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It isn't consistent, but rain continues to fall across Mid-Michigan today and there is still a chance for more on Sunday.

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Authorities identify pilot killed in Wisconsin plane crash

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Authorities have identified the pilot killed after a small plane crashed into a farm near Sheboygan Falls.

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Ex-Michigan St basketball strength coach convicted in crash

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A man who was strength coach for the Michigan State basketball team has been convicted in a crash that killed two people a year ago.

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EB lanes of Veteran's Bridge back open after crash

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The eastbound lanes of the Veteran’s Bridge in Bay City are back open after an accident

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Mark Wahlberg buys Ohio car dealership

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Mark Wahlberg wants you to see the U.S.A. in a Chevrolet.

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Michigan State moves ahead on water infrastructure upgrades

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Michigan State University is moving forward on plans to upgrade its campus water system infrastructure.

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Police respond to early morning shooting in Buena Vista

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Buena Vista Police responded to an early morning shooting on Saturday.

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New Hope Village files for bankruptcy; donors disappointed

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New Hope Village was supposed to be a good thing for the community of Sanford. It would have been a place for homeless families to live in order to stay together, but the project has gone bankrupt. 

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Thumb area hospital reaches agreement with nurses’ union

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Nurses at one of McLaren’s 14 hospitals agreed to ratify a new contract Friday. 

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Judge rules it's legal to download 3D printed guns

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A judge’s ruling brought a victory for gun advocates on Friday. People across the country will not only be able to own a gun, but they will have the ability to build it from scratch.

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More than 4K squatters occupy Detroit Land Bank homes

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A newspaper investigation has found that squatters occupy as many as 4,300 of the 30,000 Detroit properties owned by the city's Land Bank Authority.

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Democratic leaders in Flint to see how city is recovering from water crisis

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Democratic Congressional leaders were in Flint on Friday to learn from families and officials about how the city is recovering from the ongoing water crisis.

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Man convicted in 2015 brutal rape, abduction of woman in Flint

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A Flint man was found guilty of the brutal rape and abduction of a woman that happened in 2015.

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Local couple rode exact boat months ago that capsized, killed 17

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Fierce winds and heavy waves led to the tragic deaths of at least 17 people, including children, on Thursday night.

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Police face challenges when it comes to drugged drivers

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A deadly crash that killed a newlywed couple on the west side of the state is raising new concerns about the legal use of marijuana and driving.

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Nexteer volunteers to improve community garden

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A Saginaw auto parts supplier is sowing seeds of community service. The company used Friday to improve a community garden in Old Town Saginaw. 

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Wahlburgers coming to Mid-Michigan

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Mark Wahlberg said he's bringing his family restaurant chain to Flint area.

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Michigan AG says law does not prohibit LGBT discrimination

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Michigan's attorney general has declared invalid a state commission's decision to interpret the law to prohibit discrimination against LGBT people.

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Woman charged with killing husband

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A woman has been charged, accused of killing her husband at their home.

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'Jeopardy!' winner gets probation for sneaking into emails

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A seven-time "Jeopardy!" winner who taught history at a Michigan college has been sentenced to probation for going into the email accounts of professors, administrators, and students.

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Michigan finds high-level contaminants in 2 private wells

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The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality has identified two private drinking wells near an Air National Guard base with high levels of chemical contaminants.

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Police searching for suspect in Check ‘n Go robbery

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Police are asking for the public's help in their search for a robber.

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Mt. Pleasant man gets prison for fondling sleeping child

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Wayne Marshall Acuna, 35, pleaded guilty on April 9, 2018 to abusive sexual content. 

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  • SLIDESHOW: People mourn Missouri duck boat accident victims

    SLIDESHOW: People mourn Missouri duck boat accident victims

    Saturday, July 21 2018 4:03 PM EDT2018-07-21 20:03:27 GMT
    People leave flowers on cars believed to belong to victims of a duck boat accident, Friday, July 20, 2018 in Branson, Mo. Seventeen people were killed when a tourist boat capsized. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)People leave flowers on cars believed to belong to victims of a duck boat accident, Friday, July 20, 2018 in Branson, Mo. Seventeen people were killed when a tourist boat capsized. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
    People leave flowers on cars believed to belong to victims of a duck boat accident, Friday, July 20, 2018 in Branson, Mo. Seventeen people were killed when a tourist boat capsized. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)People leave flowers on cars believed to belong to victims of a duck boat accident, Friday, July 20, 2018 in Branson, Mo. Seventeen people were killed when a tourist boat capsized. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

    Vigils were held Friday for the victims in the parking lot of Ride the Ducks. Mourners placed flowers and messages on cars left in the parking lot, which are believed to be cars of the victims.

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    Vigils were held Friday for the victims in the parking lot of Ride the Ducks. Mourners placed flowers and messages on cars left in the parking lot, which are believed to be cars of the victims.

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  • Survivors recount deadly Missouri duck boat sinking

    Survivors recount deadly Missouri duck boat sinking

    Saturday, July 21 2018 3:30 PM EDT2018-07-21 19:30:27 GMT
    Nine members of the Coleman family died in the boating accident on Table Rock Lake in Branson, Missouri July 19. (KMOV)Nine members of the Coleman family died in the boating accident on Table Rock Lake in Branson, Missouri July 19. (KMOV)
    Nine members of the Coleman family died in the boating accident on Table Rock Lake in Branson, Missouri July 19. (KMOV)Nine members of the Coleman family died in the boating accident on Table Rock Lake in Branson, Missouri July 19. (KMOV)

    "Grab the baby!" Those were the last words Tia Coleman recalls her sister-in-law yelling before the tourist boat they were on sank into a Missouri lake, killing 17 people, including nine of Coleman's family members.

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    "Grab the baby!" Those were the last words Tia Coleman recalls her sister-in-law yelling before the tourist boat they were on sank into a Missouri lake, killing 17 people, including nine of Coleman's family members.

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  • 17 killed, including 9 members from one family, in Missouri duck boat sinking

    17 killed, including 9 members from one family, in Missouri duck boat sinking

    Saturday, July 21 2018 3:10 PM EDT2018-07-21 19:10:17 GMT
    Several people are dead after a tourist boat overturned and sank in a lake near Branson, Missouri, during a thunderstorm. (Courtesy of Tony Burkhart via CNN)Several people are dead after a tourist boat overturned and sank in a lake near Branson, Missouri, during a thunderstorm. (Courtesy of Tony Burkhart via CNN)

    Seventeen people, including children, died Friday after a duck boat carrying tourists capsized and sank in a lake during a thunderstorm in Branson, Missouri.

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    Seventeen people, including children, died Friday after a duck boat carrying tourists capsized and sank in a lake during a thunderstorm in Branson, Missouri.

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