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Four shot at bar in Southfield

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 18:21:32 GMT

Four people were reportedly shot at a bar in Southfield, police say. 


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SUV slams into Royal Oak business

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 04:21:15 GMT

A cleanup is underway in Royal Oak, after an SUV slammed into a building.


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Pontiac neighborhoods waiting for snow plows

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 23:45:05 GMT

The entire metro Detroit area was hit by the snow storm but the only school district to call a snow day Friday, was in Pontiac.


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Police: Man threw hot coals in girlfriend's face

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 18:59:04 GMT

Oakland County Sheriff's deputies responded to a report where a woman, 34, said she was assaulted by her boyfriend in Pontiac in the first block of Rose Court.


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Final weekend for "Greetings"

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 17:52:35 GMT

The offbeat holiday comedy "Greetings!" is getting great reviews from audiences at the Farmington Players Barn in Farmington Hills. The show runs through Sunday December 17th.   It's the tale of what happens when a Catholic guy brings home his Jewish fiancee for Christmas. "Greetings!" is a show  laced with genuine laughs, family drama, and a touching twist that harnesses the enlightening power of the holiday spirit.

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Detroit's Most Wanted: Alfred Garrett

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 04:31:55 GMT

The U.S. Marshals need your help to find a convicted sex offender and drug dealer now wanted for home invasion and assault out of Oakland County.


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Mark Wahlberg appearing at metro Detroit Meijer

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 22:30:56 GMT

Actor Mark Wahlberg will be back in metro Detroit once again on Friday, this time appearing at a couple Meijer locations to announce a new partnership with his restaurant, Wahlburgers.

MIAMI, FL - OCTOBER 25: Actor Mark Wahlberg is seen on the set of 'Despierta America' to promote the movie 'Daddy's Home 2' at Univision Studios at Univision Studios on October 25, 2017 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images)


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Four year battle to get bank account back

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 10:12:40 GMT

It's been nearly four years since Donald Barnes was arrested after the Oakland County Sheriff's Department raided his family's building in Waterford. 


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Lighthouse Adopt-A-Family Match Day

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 23:05:57 GMT

The spirit of giving is alive and well this holiday season with "Match Day" at Lighthouse of Oakland County.


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Game parks open early for snow day

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 22:48:34 GMT

Businesses in Metro Detroit took advantage of Thursday's snow day. 


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911 outages restored for Oakland County Sheriff

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 03:10:25 GMT

911 services are now restored for all centers in Oakland County. 


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Kroger hiring dozens of jobs in metro Detroit

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 15:29:21 GMT

Major grocery chain Kroger has a slew of openings at its stores across metro Detroit.


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This is how much snow fell in metro Detroit

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 12:45:16 GMT

Wednesday's massive snowstorm brought snow totals ranging from 6 inches all the way to 9 inches in some northern areas.


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Wolverine Lake council responds to fatal crash

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 04:16:51 GMT

The Wolverine Lake City Council has issued a statement about one of its own, confirming that Mike Stack, a council member was involved in an accident on Tuesday that resulted in the loss of life.


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Driver, victims in fatal I-275 crash identified

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 04:07:14 GMT

Driver of SUV causing fatal crash on I-275 identified as Mike Stack of Wolverine Lake, 2 victims also identified.


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High school beatdown caught on tape

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 23:24:38 GMT

The video is "appalling and disturbing" according to Hazel Park Superintendent Dr. Amy Kruppe and Police Detective Xavier Piper. 


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Livonia offering emergency shelter for residents

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 19:14:09 GMT

The City of Livonia is offering emergency shelter for residents who may have a power outage as temperatures turn frigid.

Snow and ice are likely to disrupt anyone traveling this weekend.


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Some post offices open on Sunday for holidays

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 17:49:39 GMT

With less than two weeks until Christmas, many people are hoping to get their gift shopping and shipping done in time for Dec. 25.


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Crews urge drivers to stay off roads in storm

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 17:37:10 GMT

A stack of new and ready to use snow plows sit neatly stacked inside the Oakland County Road Commission salt yard.


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SNOW PHOTOS: Send us your fun in the snow pics

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 10:04:21 GMT

A large snowstorm is starting in metro Detroit and by Wednesday night, it's expected that some areas could have around 8 inches of snow dumped on them.


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Archery deer season extended for metro Detroit

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 14:18:19 GMT

Bow hunters are getting some extra time to pursue deer in parts of southeastern Michigan.


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Holiday comedy at St. Dunstan's Theatre

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 13:05:49 GMT

"The Ultimate Christmas Show (Abridged)" is getting lots of laughs as the actors head toward their final weekend at St. Dunstan's Theatre in Bloomfield Hills.  When holiday acts fail to arrive for a variety show and Christmas Pageant, three guys are forced to perform the entire thing themselves.


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Shop with a cop in metro Detroit

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:03:59 GMT

A lot of smiles in Wixom on Tuesday night as kids got a chance to shop with a cop.


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Local communities declare snow emergencies

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 07:58:57 GMT

A number of local communities have declared snow emergencies, meaning people in those cities should refrain from parking on the streets until the snow has been cleared away.


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Insurance agent gets prison in $800K Ponzi scam

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 19:19:29 GMT

A Grosse Pointe insurance agent was sentenced to up to 20 years in prison Tuesday after embezzling more than $800,000 from senior citizens. 


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Metro Detroit man dies while shoveling snow

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 22:16:14 GMT

Royal Oak police say a 49-year-old man died while shoveling snow early Tuesday morning outside of his home.


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First big snowfall hits metro Detroit

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 17:33:26 GMT

The first big blast of winter snow and arctic air hit Detroit drivers early this morning.


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Local communities declare snow emergencies

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 04:15:34 GMT

A number of local communities have declared snow emergencies, meaning people in those cities should refrain from parking on the streets until the snow has been cleared away.


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Houses evacuated after methane gas leak

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 13:29:26 GMT

Hazel Park police say three houses remain evacuated this morning following a methane gas leak over the weekend. 


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Woman, 77, dies in house fire

Sat, 09 Dec 2017 20:37:45 GMT

A 77-year-old woman reportedly died in a house fire in Auburn Hills. 


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Hepatitis A vaccine clinics to be held

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 23:43:51 GMT

The Oakland County Health Division will hold two Hepatitis A vaccination clinics next week, specifically for food service workers.


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Gun discovered in high school student's backpack

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 15:52:56 GMT

Police discovered a handgun in a student's backpack at Harrison High School on Wednesday, Farmington Public Schools confirms. 


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Families question use of unlicensed group homes

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 04:31:15 GMT

As part of our year-long investigation into Michigan’s probate courts, the 7 Investigators have uncovered an alarming practice: court appointed guardians putting the people they’re supposed to be caring for into unlicensed group homes.  


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Securitas hiring security officers in Troy

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 13:03:45 GMT

Want to work as a security officer for Securitas?  The company brands itself  as the most locally-focused security company in the United States with more than 88,000 Security Officers nationwide. 


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Hepatitis A reported at two local restaurants

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 15:43:42 GMT

New hepatitis A cases have been reported at two local restaurants, one in Detroit and one in Southfield.


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'Antiques Roadshow' to visit Rochester

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 14:48:43 GMT

Gather up your collectibles, "Antiques Roadshow" is coming to town. 


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Metro Detroit homeowners upset over foreclosures

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 03:28:38 GMT

More than 100 homeowners at risk of losing their homes in Southfield are crying foul and their attorneys are claiming some city officials are making money from the sale of the foreclosed homes.


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Watch the successful Silverdome implosion

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 12:36:31 GMT

The second attempt at a partial implosion of the Pontiac Silverdome was a success just after 4 p.m. on Monday, more than a day after the first attempt was a failure.


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Deputy's widow promises to follow court case

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 19:53:01 GMT

The man accused of running over Oakland County Deputy Eric Overall will be sent to a forensic center to be evaluated for mental competency.


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Police officer pulls suicidal man off I-696 wall

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 15:44:50 GMT

Two police officers helped prevent a man from jumping off the I-696 wall near 10 Mile and Woodward over the weekend. 


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Man accused of killing deputy to undergo exam

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 17:27:10 GMT

The suspect in the death of Oakland County Deputy Eric Overall faced a judge at his probable cause hearing on Monday morning.

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Nearly a dozen engineers needed in Southfield

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 12:13:26 GMT

For more than 60 years Autoliv has focused on saving lives and is the worldwide leader in automotive safety systems. For more information CLICK HERE!


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Grandma becomes flower girl at wedding

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 19:53:51 GMT

Keely Crimando already was planning a unique wedding when she decided to have five flower girls for her Oct. 21 wedding at Meadowbrook Hall in Rochester.


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VIDEO: Mitch Albom talks annual radiothon

Sun, 03 Dec 2017 17:13:02 GMT

This will be the sixth fundraising radio marathon Albom has done at the mall. Since 2012, he's raised $3.6 million for 20 charities. He joined Brad Galli on the 7 Sports Cave on Sunday morning. 


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Pontiac Silverdome implosion set for morning

Sun, 03 Dec 2017 12:42:12 GMT

After more than 40 years, the Pontiac Silverdome will be imploded this morning, bringing an end to the stadium which has been lifeless for more than a decade.


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Fallen sheriff's deputy honored at son's game

Sat, 02 Dec 2017 03:31:26 GMT

Some surprise guests joined the son of fallen Oakland County Sheriff's Deputy Eric Overall at his hockey game.


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4 men allegedly tied up, poured gas on couple

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 23:32:05 GMT

Oakland County Sheriff's Office deputies are searching for four suspects who poured gasoline on a couple, tied their wrists and ankles and then proceeded to rob them. 


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Detroit's Most Wanted: Larry Emery

Sat, 02 Dec 2017 04:20:30 GMT

A fight in prison lead to gunshots inside a Pontiac bar. The man police say is responsible, escapes custody.  Now, the U.S. Marshals need your help finding this dangerous fugitive.


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Remembering the Pontiac Silverdome's glory days

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 15:46:41 GMT

Before we say goodbye to the Pontiac Silverdome, let's take a minute to look back on its glory days. 


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GM's Milford Proving Grounds sued over water

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 23:15:49 GMT

A group of residents who live next door to the General Motors Proving Grounds in Milford is suing the company for excess Sodium Chloride runoff into their well water.




Applebee's has $1 Long Island Iced Tea in Dec.

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 16:04:25 GMT

Fresh off a successful run of $1 margaritas throughout the month of October, Applebee's is once again offering $1 drinks for people to stay warm this winter, this time in the form of $1 Long Island Iced Teas.


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Fighting off that holiday season weight gain

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 17:47:29 GMT

The holidays are here — Thanksgiving is in the rear view mirror, but Christmas and the New Year are quickly approaching. That means decorating, family fun and, of course, plenty of eating.


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Homeowners blast Southfield over foreclosures

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 04:16:28 GMT

A group of Southfield homeowners are about to lose their homes and they say they're being targeted by the city's greed. 


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Michigan girl with brain tumor learns to speak

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 18:10:29 GMT

Local real estate agents are giving children a voice by funding special classes with the therapies children need.




MSP trooper that covered-up accident suspended

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 15:43:47 GMT

A Michigan State trooper that caused a vehicle accident and later tried to cover it up has agreed to a 15-day suspension.


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Cop drives off-duty officer home after DUI stop

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 22:29:18 GMT

A man identified as a Roseville police officer was pulled over by Ferndale Police on suspicion of being intoxicated on Nov. 9 at northbound Woodward Ave.


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How you can watch the Silverdome implosion

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 15:35:45 GMT

After more than 40 years, the Pontiac Silverdome will be imploded on Sunday morning, Dec. 3, bringing an end to the stadium which has been lifeless for more than a decade.


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Thieves targeting mailboxes for checks

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 00:30:36 GMT

There’s a new twist in mail theft that has police asking residents in Franklin and Bingham Farm to be extra cautious.


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Probate law changes pass MI Senate committee

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 23:35:39 GMT

A year-long investigation by the 7 Investigators is now resulting in some movement in Lansing.

Our team has been exposing a disturbing pattern of some public officials and real estate brokers taking over probate estates after someone dies, often leaving the rightful heirs with very little. 


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Surge of warm weather hits metro Detroit

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 18:42:38 GMT

The month of November ends in two days and seems to be that Mother Nature didn't get the memo - it's the holiday season and many want it to feel like winter.


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Hear end of watch for fallen Deputy Eric Overall

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 17:46:29 GMT

The funeral for fallen Oakland County Sheriff's Deputy Eric Overall was held on Tuesday at Mt. Zion Church in Clarkson. 


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Pontiac Silverdome implosion set for Sunday

Sun, 03 Dec 2017 12:43:41 GMT

After more than 40 years, the Pontiac Silverdome will be imploded on Sunday morning, Dec. 3, bringing an end to the stadium which has been lifeless for more than a decade.


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Ferndale church prepares relief for Puerto Rico

Mon, 27 Nov 2017 22:41:25 GMT

A local church and it's members are stepping up to help victims of a hurricane still struggling in Puerto Rico.

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Woman reportedly urinated on while shopping

Sat, 25 Nov 2017 04:13:32 GMT

A woman said she was groped and urinated on while she was shopping at Kohl's in Troy.


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Suspect in deputy's death claimed he was God

Sat, 25 Nov 2017 04:14:02 GMT

Lapeer County officials say the death of Oakland County deputy Eric Overall was deliberate.


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Wife of slain deputy calls large vigil 'amazing'

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 12:05:17 GMT

The wife of the slain Oakland County Sheriff's Deputy called the massive turnout at a vigil for her husband "amazing" less than one day after his death.


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Man shares story of how fallen deputy saved him

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 18:47:56 GMT

Deputy Eric Overall was a husband, a dad, and to some, a hero.  


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100.7 Ferndale Radio begins live programs Friday

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 22:00:28 GMT

An all-new radio station will kick off live programming on Black Friday from a popular metro Detroit market.


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Sheriff: Driver 'deliberately ran down' deputy

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 02:55:58 GMT

The Oakland County Sheriff's Office says the suspect who killed a deputy early Thursday morning targeted the deputy.


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Thanksgiving meals can be dangerous for dogs

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 23:31:29 GMT

The Detroit Dog Rescue is sending out warning to animal lovers.  Thanksgiving dinner can be a dangerous time for your pets. 


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Troy PD Twitter account gets attention

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 18:49:10 GMT

The Troy Police Department has been using humor to get serious announcements noticed.
 


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Police searching for GNC armed robber

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 19:56:34 GMT

Novi Police Officers are searching for a man suspected of robbing a GNC store on Grand River Avenue.


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Troy police bust alleged house of prostitution

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 18:28:28 GMT

An alleged house of prostitution has been shut down after Troy police say someone was caught paying for an illegal sex act.


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Sheriff's deputy facing discipline over signs

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 18:29:48 GMT

In the middle of the red hot hunting season here in Michigan, one landowner made it clear that he did not want people on his land. 


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Video shows explosion & fire in Orion Twp.

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 16:12:01 GMT

Surveillance video given to 7 Action News shows the massive explosion and fire on Monday evening after a gas line ruptured.


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Search on for man accused of fleeing deputy

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:19:27 GMT

The Oakland County Sheriff's Office is searching for a man who they say drove off during a traffic stop in Lyon Township over the weekend.




Metro Detroit gas down nearly 10 cents this week

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:33:25 GMT

After gas prices rose to nearly $3.00 a gallon in some metro Detroit areas a couple weeks ago, drivers are now seeing some relief at the pump.


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Families say contractor took thousands from them

Sun, 19 Nov 2017 16:59:07 GMT

Nearly $15,000 of hard-earned money is possibly gone for one White Lake couple. 


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Man arrested for accosting woman at Kohl's

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 20:28:35 GMT

Troy Police arrested a man after he reportedly accosted a female customer at Kohl's on John R. between 14 Mile and Maple.


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Accused Ortonville shooter arraigned

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 22:31:01 GMT

The man accused of shooting his estranged wife and her friend at an Ortonville apartment complex Tuesday evening has been arraigned on attempted murder charges.


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MSP disciplines hit-and-run cop, won't say how

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 23:11:23 GMT

The trooper fled the scene of an accident, then tried to cover it up.


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Rep. Brenda Lawrence's chief of staff resigns

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 19:43:06 GMT

The chief of staff for Michigan Rep. Brenda Lawrence has resigned following sexual harassment allegations that came to light last week.


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Police: Man attempts theft then returns to store

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:52:27 GMT

A 22-year-old man is facing charges after he allegedly attempted to steal two iPads from a Target store over the summer and then returned the next day. 


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5 local cities among best to raise kids in US

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:02:40 GMT

Five metro Detroit cities are among the top best 100 cities to raise kids in the United States, according to a new study from alarms.org.


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Stranger danger incident in White Lake Twp.

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:28:43 GMT

Families near White Lake Township are being warned of a stranger danger incident that happened on Tuesday.


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Accused shooter on suicide watch in Oakland jail

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 12:47:07 GMT

The man accused of shooting his estranged wife and her friend at an Ortonville apartment complex Tuesday evening is on suicide watch at the Oakland County Jail, 7 Action News has learned. 


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Ann Marie's All Stars: Clarkson High School

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:24:11 GMT

Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for teenagers according to the CDC. That's why Ford is teaming up with the Office of Highway Safety planning to empower teens to make a change.




Man arrested after 9 pounds of marijuana found

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 21:36:20 GMT

Lake Orion Police arrested a 28-year-old Orion Township resident after 9.5 pounds of marijuana and an amount of illegal prescription pills were found in his car.


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Skinnytees makes Inc. 5000 list

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:50:27 GMT

Birmingham company named one of fastest growing in country. Meet the woman behind it, and see some of her products, in our Mom's a Genius report


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Victims of Ortonville shooting shot in head

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 01:02:20 GMT

The two victims of the Ortonville apartment complex shooting are both in stable condition, sources say.


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