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Opening statements in porch shooting trial, the death of Renisha McBride Video included

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Theodore Wafer, an airport employee with no criminal record, is charged with second-degree murder. Wafer says he heard pounding at the door and fired his shotgun in self-defense in the death of 19-year-old Renisha McBride last November.
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Royal Oak home destroyed in fire, neighbors save family dog Video included

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A downed power line is thought to have be the caused of the fire, but fire crews had to wait to enter the property until electricity was shut off at the home. The family has tragically lost everything except their pet thanks to some brave neighbors.
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Detroit police: Officer shoots man after stabbing outside precinct Video included

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A police officer has been involved in a shooting near the police department's 2nd precinct, police tell Fox 2's Erika Erickson.
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Police investigating abduction attempt at Westland gas station Video included

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A shortcut through the neighborhood gas station turned dangerous for one Wayne-Westland woman who says someone tried to kidnap her.
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19-year-old shot, killed inside Detroit party store Video included

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A young man was gunned down while standing inside a party store on Detroit's west side. Police are still searching for the suspect.
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Officials in Plymouth Twp. proposing new rules for public comments Video included

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Residents in Plymouth Township are angry over proposed new rules to stop public comment at public meetings. Officials say the comments and the people are getting out of hand.
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Detroit's bankruptcy plan of adjustment approved, now what? Video included

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Two major stakeholders in Detroit's bankruptcy are planning to fight until the very end after most Detroit retirees approved the city's plan of adjustment.
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  • Kid Rock, Charlie LeDuff and the Americans 4th of July Special

    Kid Rock, Charlie LeDuff and the Americans 4th of July Special

    Friday, July 4 2014 10:12 AM EDT2014-07-04 14:12:54 GMT
    Charlie LeDuff spends some time at Kid Rock's house on the Detroit River. The two talk about America, have a few beers and Charlie takes us through some of the stories he and his crew put together while on the road for the Americans with Charlie LeDuff. Happy 4th of July everybody, enjoy the show.
    Charlie LeDuff spends some time at Kid Rock's house on the Detroit River. The two talk about America, have a few beers and Charlie takes us through some of the stories he and his crew put together while on the road for the Americans with Charlie LeDuff. Happy 4th of July everybody, enjoy the show.
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  • The curse of Michigan's Lt. Governor

    The curse of Michigan's Lt. Governor

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 6:25 PM EDT2014-07-22 22:25:25 GMT
    No kid ever grows up wanting to be lt. governor, the second banana in state government.In Michigan there is a rich history of the second-in-charge wanting to use the office as a stepping stone to the top job as governor. Turns out it’s been a slippery stone as only two of twelvel.g.'s actually made it.The two winners were lt. governor John Swainson who served as the right-hand man to Gov. Soapy Williams and when he decided to retire, Mr. Swainson ran and won.Lt. Governor Bill Milliken served...
    No kid ever grows up wanting to be lt. governor, the second banana in state government.In Michigan there is a rich history of the second-in-charge wanting to use the office as a stepping stone to the top job as governor. Turns out it’s been a slippery stone as only two of twelvel.g.'s actually made it.The two winners were lt. governor John Swainson who served as the right-hand man to Gov. Soapy Williams and when he decided to retire, Mr. Swainson ran and won.Lt. Governor Bill Milliken served...
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  • JOB SHOP: The DOPE Project for Youth

    JOB SHOP: The DOPE Project for Youth

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 10:42 AM EDT2014-07-22 14:42:20 GMT
    The DOPE Project (TDP) is not a typical boring lecture, or a traditional class, it instead allows kids to interact with business leaders and professionals as if they are in the real workplace.
    The DOPE Project (TDP) is not a typical boring lecture, or a traditional class, it instead allows kids to interact with business leaders and professionals as if they are in the real workplace.
  • Physician, Medical Biller, Medical Assistant

    Physician, Medical Biller, Medical Assistant

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 1:15 PM EDT2014-07-23 17:15:06 GMT
    House Call Physicians of Southfield is working to fill several open positions. Opportunities include, Physician for house calls, Medical Biller and Medical Assistant. All of these positions require previous experience.
    House Call Physicians of Southfield is working to fill several open positions. Opportunities include, Physician for house calls, Medical Biller and Medical Assistant. All of these positions require previous experience.
  • Family Medicine Nurse Practitioner

    Family Medicine Nurse Practitioner

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 1:10 PM EDT2014-07-22 17:10:34 GMT
    Provide primary care services to patients at DCC Health Center. Within this role the Family Nurse Practitioner is responsible for daily patient office visits, medication prescriptions and prescription refills, appropriate and complete clinical documentation, patient paperwork, clinical record reviews for quality improvement and evaluation of clinical quality activities.
    Provide primary care services to patients at DCC Health Center. Within this role the Family Nurse Practitioner is responsible for daily patient office visits, medication prescriptions and prescription refills, appropriate and complete clinical documentation, patient paperwork, clinical record reviews for quality improvement and evaluation of clinical quality activities.
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  • Arizona high court delays planned execution

    Arizona high court delays planned execution

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 1:52 PM EDT2014-07-23 17:52:18 GMT
    The U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for Arizona to carry out its third execution in the past year Wednesday following a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs.
    Arizona's highest court has temporarily halted the execution of a condemned inmate as it considers a last-minute appeal.
  • With GOP runoff over, Perdue and Nunn face off

    With GOP runoff over, Perdue and Nunn face off

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 1:44 PM EDT2014-07-23 17:44:24 GMT
    Now that Georgia Republicans have settled on businessman David Perdue as their nominee for the state's open Senate seat, the real battle begins with a marquee match-up in the fall against Democrat Michelle Nunn...
    Within hours of David Perdue's GOP Senate nomination, he and Democrat Michelle Nunn launched the real battle for Georgia's open Senate seat with attack ads in a matchup that could help settle control of the Senate.
  • Porch shooter's lawyer says he feared for his life

    Porch shooter's lawyer says he feared for his life

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 1:43 PM EDT2014-07-23 17:43:48 GMT
    After two days of jury selection, lawyers are poised to give opening statements in the trial of a Detroit-area man who opened his front door and shot an unarmed woman, killing her.
    A suburban Detroit man who killed an unarmed woman on his porch was rocked out of sleep by a series of "boom, boom, boom" pounding sounds outside his home, causing him to grab a shotgun, open the front door and fire, a...
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  • TAQO Detroit's Fajitas and Guacamole

    TAQO Detroit's Fajitas and Guacamole

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:08 PM EDT2014-07-23 16:08:32 GMT

    Get the recipes for Fajitas and Guacamole courtesy of TAQO Detroit.

    Get the recipes for Fajitas and Guacamole courtesy of TAQO Detroit.

  • Sunday Brunch with Joe Muer Seafood

    Sunday Brunch with Joe Muer Seafood

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:58 AM EDT2014-07-23 14:58:13 GMT
    Joe Muer Seafood stops by the Fox 2 kitchen to prepare something off their new Brunch Menu. Shrimp Grits with Andouille Sausage and Poached Eggs Ingredients: Two Shrimp, uncooked and deveined Andouille sausage, sliced Cajun seasoning Two eggs, poached Swiss chard or any other leafy green vegetable Etoufee Sauce (see recipe) Creamy Grits (see recipe) 1. Take two shrimp and rub them in Cajun seasoning and oil. Drop...
    Joe Muer Seafood stops by the Fox 2 kitchen to prepare something off their new Brunch Menu. Shrimp Grits with Andouille Sausage and Poached Eggs Ingredients: Two Shrimp, uncooked and deveined Andouille sausage, sliced Cajun seasoning Two eggs, poached Swiss chard or any other leafy green vegetable Etoufee Sauce (see recipe) Creamy Grits (see recipe) 1. Take two shrimp and rub them in Cajun seasoning and oil. Drop...
  • Mustard is top dog when it comes to hot dogs

    Mustard is top dog when it comes to hot dogs

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 8:24 AM EDT2014-07-23 12:24:06 GMT
    July is National Hot Dog Month and Wednesday is National Hot Dog Day. And when it comes to toppings, mustard tops the list.  
    July is National Hot Dog Month and Wednesday is National Hot Dog Day. And when it comes to toppings, mustard tops the list.  
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