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  • Michigan Election Results By County

    Michigan Election Results By County

    Gary Howell won the primary spot over Todd Courser. Mary Whiteford won the primary spot over Cindy Gamrat. Blake David and Edmonds LaGrand won the primary spots for 75th district in Kent county. Dr. Karen Weaver won over Dayne Walling in Flint's mayoral race. In what is being called a historic win, write-in mayoral candidate Bryan Barnett won in Rochester Hills with 53 percent of the vote. For full result click on the left.

  • New York Times

    Russian-Turkish Tensions Heat Up Over Downed Warplane
    New York Times
    MOSCOW — The downing of a Russian warplane by Turkey threatened to lead to a wholesale breach in the countries' relations on Thursday, with the Kremlin preparing to sever economic ties and Turkish officials saying they had no reason to apologize.
    Turkey won't apologize for downing Russian warplane, Erdogan saysCNN
    Russia Seeks Economic Revenge Against Turkey Over JetHuffington Post
    Russia-Turkey Relations Heading Into 'Dead-End,' Putin Says as Turkey Refuses ...ABC News
    Wall Street Journal -Voice of America -Minneapolis Star Tribune
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    White House on lockdown after fence-jumper caught: reports
    WASHINGTON The White House was on lockdown on Thursday after a person jumped the fence, CNN reported, adding that the jumper was immediately caught. Despite the quick capture, the presidential mansion was still on lockdown as the U.S. Secret ...
    White House Lawn Locked Down After Fence JumperABC News
    Man, draped in American flag, jumps White House fence as Obamas celebrate ...New York Daily News
    White House on lockdown after fence jumpedCNBC
    The Epoch Times -Washington Examiner -NBC4 Washington
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    New York's Thanksgiving parade draws huge crowd amid tight security
    NEW YORK Crowds of spectators watched the marching bands, floats and giant balloons of Macy's annual Thanksgiving Day Parade on Thursday, held without incident under tight security almost two weeks after deadly attacks in Paris. New York officials ...
    Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Brings Holiday Cheer to New York CityWall Street Journal
    Authorities on high alert for Thanksgiving after ParisCBS News
    Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Through the YearsABC News
    Washington Post -CBS Local -Miami Herald
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    Christian Science Monitor

    Church Members Offer to Adopt Newborn Left in Manger
    ABC News
    Several members of a church in Queens, New York, have offered to adopt a newborn baby boy who was found in the manger of a nativity scene there. The boy's mother won't face any charges under the so-called “safe haven” law -– which says a newborn can ...
    Mother of infant left in manger won't be charged, baby to be
    Mother who left newborn baby in church manger won't face chargesGrand Forks Herald
    Mother of Baby Abandoned In Church Nativity Scene
    BabyCenter (blog) -Daily Mail
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    The Atlantic

    The Ecstasy of Donald Trump
    The Atlantic
    MYRTLE BEACH, South Carolina—All politicians, if they are any good at their craft, know the truth about human nature. Donald Trump is very good, and he knows it better than most. Trump stands alone on a long platform, surrounded by a rapturous throng.
    Trump appears to mock a person with disabilities. Again.MSNBC
    Donald Trump Criticized After He Appears to Mock Reporter Serge
    Trump denies mocking disabled reporterThe Hill (blog)
    Bloomberg -Business Insider
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    New York Times

    Thanksgiving Sales Kick Off Black Friday
    New York Times
    The history of Black Friday tracks the history of modern American retailing, and of personal consumption in the United States, which make up a bigger part of the economy than in almost any other industrialized country. These days, however, the shopping ...
    Cyber Monday 2015: The Best Tech Deals We've Seen So FarABC News
    Extended Black Friday sales mean deals are more elusiveThe Denver Post
    Black Friday 2015 UK: Best Deals And Savings On Tech, Electronics, Appliances ...International Business Times
    Bloomberg -Huffington Post -Motley Fool
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    New York Daily News

    Mass. police officer indicted for lying about shootout found dead in home on ...
    New York Daily News
    A Massachusetts cop indicted for faking an attack on his police cruiser was found dead in in his home on Thanksgiving morning. Millis police found Bryan Johnson, 24, who made up claims that was ambushed by gunfire in September, dead in his home at ...
    Mass. officer found dead faced decades in prison over reported hoax shootingUSA TODAY
    DA: Ex-Millis cop accused of faking shootout found dead in homeBoston Herald
    Fired Millis Police Officer Accused Of Faking Shootout Found DeadCBS Local -The Boston Globe
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    Washington Post

    Stafford's five touchdowns help Lions torch Eagles
    1. Any questions about Matthew Stafford's future in Detroit should be silenced after Thanksgiving. The Lions' quarterback was flawless, picking apart a limp Eagles defense for a Lions' Thanksgiving record five touchdown passes. Protected well, Stafford ...
    Chip Kelly's Eagles go from bad to worse in third straight lossESPN (blog)
    Philadelphia Eagles vs. Detroit Lions: Live Score, Highlights and AnalysisBleacher Report
    Someone has to go! Eagles get routed by Detroit Lions, 45-14 |
    Detroit Free Press -SB Nation
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    Bleacher Report

    Jahlil Okafor Hits Heckler on Video Outside Boston Bar After 76ers vs. Celtics
    Bleacher Report
    Video footage has surfaced of Philadelphia 76ers rookie lottery draft pick Jahlil Okafor apparently hitting a man outside of a Boston nightclub following his team's 84-80 loss to the Boston Celtics. TMZ Sports had the news Thursday. The 19-year-old was ...
    Report: 76ers rookie Jahlil Okafor gets into fight outside Boston
    NBA's Jahlil Okafor STREET FIGHT ... KO's Man In
    Report: Jahlil Okafor Gets In Fight Outside Boston ClubCBS Local -The Big Lead -The Sports Quotient
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    New York Daily News

    Former undisputed boxing champion killed in Atlanta robbery: police
    New York Daily News
    A former boxing champion in Atlanta was killed during a robbery early Wednesday morning. O'Neil Bell, from Jamaica, died after robbers fired one round into his chest, killing him on the streets on Harbin Road, police said. The retired fighter ...
    Former Champion Is Shot to DeathNew York Times
    Atlanta police say ex-boxing champion O'Neil Bell fatally shotESPN
    Former boxing champ O'Neil 'Supernova' Bell shot to death in -11Alive -Periscope
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    Local News For Lansing, MI

    Lansing State Journal

    Lansing incubator funds medical tech startups
    Lansing State Journal
    LANSING - As surgeons rely more on their phones to record surgeries, they risk infecting their patients with the bacteria on their devices. When Rob Zondervan, a med student at Michigan State University's College of Osteopathic Medicine, was asked to ...

    Lansing State Journal

    Lansing man convicted on sex trafficking charges
    Lansing State Journal
    GRAND RAPIDS – A Lansing man pleaded guilty in federal court on Tuesday to three counts of sex trafficking girls and women and transporting them across state lines as part of an interstate prostitution ring. Tyrone Smith, 45, faces a minimum sentence ...
    Lansing man pleads guilty to sex traffickingWWMT-TV

    all 3 news articles »

    Lansing State Journal

    Volunteers prepare turkey dinners for 600 people
    Lansing State Journal
    LANSING – Mixed feelings washed over Michael Hood when he looked over the crowd of people sitting down for the Thanksgiving dinner he coordinated at the Cristo Rey Community Center. “I love seeing all these efforts bear fruit, but when I see this place ...

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    The State News

    East Lansing City Council withdraws from Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce
    The State News
    East Lansing City Council unanimously passed a verbal resolution to withdraw its membership from the Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce at the Nov. 24 work session. The decision came exactly three weeks after the Nov. 3 East Lansing City Council ...

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    Friends For Life: Surviving A Stroke: Justin's Story
    LANSING, MI (WLNS) – We conclude our special Friends For Life series dealing with men's health Wednesday. When you think of the health problems a 26-year-old man could face, a stroke is probably not one of them. But that was exactly what happened to ...

    Lansing State Journal

    East Lansing cuts ties with Lansing Chamber
    Lansing State Journal
    EAST LANSING - Citing negative campaign mailers sent out before the Nov. 3 city council election, East Lansing city council members approved a resolution Tuesday to withdraw from membership in the Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce. Council ...

    Lansing State Journal

    Lansing improves chronic absenteeism 3 years running
    Lansing State Journal
    LANSING - More than 65 percent of the Lansing School District's students were flagged by the state as chronically absent during the 2011-12 school year. But last week's reveal of 2014-15 chronic absenteeism data had encouraging news for the area's ...

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    Thanksgiving week marks busiest time to fly
    “I'm here to see my grandma and Michigan State!.” Jacob Hill said, standing next to his mom and grandmother. Airport officials say this is the busiest time of the year, even busier than Christmas. “Oh Yeah, by far the busiest week of the year!” Liz ...

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    Meet the family moving into the Habitat for Humanity Lansing Women Build house
    LANSING, MI (WLNS) – Moving into a new home is an exciting time for everyone involved. For a local family, that excitement is just one important factor of the history behind their home. The foundation was poured back in May as 100 area women worked ...

    Lansing State Journal

    Lansing police offer residents a look inside department
    Lansing State Journal
    LANSING - For the second year in a row, Lansing police will offer residents an in-depth look at the department and what it means to be a police officer. The department announced plans for its 2016 Citizens' Police Academy during a press conference today.
    Lansing Police Department Expands 'Citizens Police Academy'WILX-TV
    Police arrest 21 in shoplifting blitz in preparation for the holiday shopping ...WLNS

    all 4 news articles »
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