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From sunshine to showers

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Clear skies and light winds were the perfect recipe for a very cold morning. Cover up those plants and bring your furry friends inside. While we have a beautiful start to the day the story will change this evening. Sunshine turns to rain tonight and will stick around for most of the weekend. 

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I-Team digs into Adderall abuse among students

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“I just told him the problems I was having and he pretty much wrote me a script then,” said a Mid-Michigan teen who we will identify as Bryan as he talked about being prescribed Adderall.

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Push to raise Michigan's age for adult offenders

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Seventeen-year-olds can't vote, drop out of school or buy cigarettes in Michigan. But they're automatically prosecuted, sentenced and locked up as adults if they commit a crime. That could change after a bipartisan push to raise Michigan's age for adult offenders from 17 to 18 received a major lift in the Legislature. The Republican-controlled House approved a 20-bill package this past week. Michigan is among just nine states whose default is to treat 17-year-olds as adults in crim...

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Michael Bloomberg to deliver commencement address

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Businessman and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg will be sharing his thoughts with students graduating from the University of Michigan. Bloomberg delivers the spring commencement address on Saturday at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor. Bloomberg, who now serves the United Nations as its secretary-general's special envoy for cities and climate change, will receive an honorary Doctor of Laws degree. The school says he is among five people recommended for honorary degrees thi...

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Decades after soldier disappears family has closure

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More than six decades after a loved one went missing while serving our country, a Mid-Michigan family has closure.

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Fab Ford: Beatles exhibit to open at Henry Ford Museum

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A Detroit-area history attraction is preparing to mark a British invasion led by four marauding mop-tops.

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Lions take Alabama DT A'Shawn Robinson in 2nd round

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The Detroit Lions have selected Alabama defensive tackle A'Shawn Robinson in the second round of the NFL draft.

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$2,500 reward offered for missing woman

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Crime Stoppers is offering up to $2,500 for information on a missing woman. Jessica White, 21, was last seen on April 23 in Troy. 

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2 brothers convicted of 2014 Flint murder

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Two brothers were convicted of murder for a 2014 slaying in Flint.

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Retired Lt. General: Federal government is failing Flint

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He helped organize federal efforts after the disaster brought by Hurricane Katrina, not he says Flint is getting a raw deal.

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Reagan film sparks controversy

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He was a beloved president whose final years were marked by a poignant battle against Alzheimer's disease.

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Ex-priest gets 20-40 years in prison for sexual assault

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A former Roman Catholic priest has been sentenced to at least 20 years in prison for sexual abuse connected to his work at a Michigan high school in the 1980s.

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Water pipeline to be used by Flint should be done by summer

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A Flint-area official says a new water pipeline to Lake Huron should be completed by June or July.

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Teacher's death closes school

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The sudden death of a beloved teacher has closed a local school. 

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3rd suspect in Flint water crisis still to be arraigned

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"We've charged Glasgow with felony with tampering evidence by altering and falsifying reports," Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette said on April 20.

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Traffic deaths higher this year across state

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The number of traffic deaths in Michigan are up this year, according to signs along the freeway from the Michigan Department of Transportation.

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Wife charged with DUI; husband jumped from truck, died

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A woman whose husband died after jumping from a pickup truck in western Michigan has been charged with drunken driving.

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Police investigating alleged sex crime on CMU's campus

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The investigation continues into an alleged case of third-degree sexual assault on Central Michigan University’s campus. 

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Watch for detours, delays on M-81

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If you drive M-81, you might want to take a different route to work starting Monday. 

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These people have been accused of crimes across Mid-Michigan.

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These lovable dogs and cats are available for adoption in the Tri-City area -- can you offer them a good home?

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  • Woman, 4 grandchildren killed in East Texas flooding

    Woman, 4 grandchildren killed in East Texas flooding

    Saturday, April 30 2016 12:45 PM EDT2016-04-30 16:45:28 GMT

    A police captain says a 66-year-old woman and four grandchildren have been killed after a creek flooded its banks in an East Texas neighborhood.

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    A 64-year-old woman and four grandchildren were killed early Saturday after a creek overflowed its banks, flooding an East Texas neighborhood as many residents slept.More >
  • Iraqi protesters breach Green Zone, storm parliament

    Iraqi protesters breach Green Zone, storm parliament

    Saturday, April 30 2016 11:05 AM EDT2016-04-30 15:05:17 GMT

    Dozens of protesters have climbed over the blast walls surrounding Baghdad's highly-fortified Green Zone and could be seen storming into parliament, carrying Iraqi flags and chanting against the government.

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    Hundreds of protesters climbed over the blast walls surrounding Baghdad's highly-fortified Green Zone for the first time on Saturday and stormed into parliament, carrying Iraqi flags and chanting against the government.More >
  • Congress heads out with no resolution on Zika, Puerto Rico

    Congress heads out with no resolution on Zika, Puerto Rico

    Saturday, April 30 2016 10:46 AM EDT2016-04-30 14:46:20 GMT

    Congress accomplished relatively little in a short work period, missing deadlines on the budget and on helping Puerto Rico with its financial crisis as lawmakers began a weeklong break.

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    Congress accomplished relatively little in a short work period, missing deadlines on the budget and on helping Puerto Rico with its financial crisis as lawmakers began a weeklong break.More >
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