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- Jury deliberating in tutor sex trial
- Darren Wilson: 'No way' Brown had his hands up
- Crowd in downtown G.R. protests Ferguson decision
- Decision on Muskegon parking delayed
- Sweetland Candies features handmade candy canes
- Made in Michigan: Mitten Crate
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Local law professor offers analysis of Ferguson caseLocal law professor offers analysis of Ferguson caseProfessor Devin Schindler offered an explanation of the grand jury process and his analysis of the situation.
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Family reunited on Adoption Day after emotional separationFamily reunited on Adoption Day after emotional separationA national adoption event is leading one West Michigan family from heartbreak to happiness.
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Changing Face of West Michigan: Diversity in EducationChanging Face of West Michigan: Diversity in EducationWith the help of our partners at USA Today, we continue spending time looking at the "Changing Face of America."
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Emmett Twp. death investigatedEmmett Twp. death investigatedAn autopsy was conducted Tuesday but there was no obvious cause of death, police said.
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Ferguson protesters shut down I-75 in DetroitFerguson protesters shut down I-75 in DetroitA group of anywhere between 30 to 100 protesters walked onto the highway on I-75 near Mack Ave. exit, shutting down traffic for a few minutes.
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Demonstrators on GVSU campus protest Ferguson decisionDemonstrators on GVSU campus protest Ferguson decisionMore than a hundred people gathered Tuesday outside the Grand Valley State University Allendale campus's clock tower.
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Revenge postings of sex messages brings man jail termRevenge postings of sex messages brings man jail termEx-girlfriend's number posted on Craigslist for casual sex
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Teen charged with burying newborn daughter denied bondTeen charged with burying newborn daughter denied bondJessica Brewster's attorney asked a judge to provide his client with an affordable bond while she waits for a December court hearing. The judge denied the request.
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Ex-commissioner gets jail for cemetery embezzlementEx-commissioner gets jail for cemetery embezzlementMichael Wawee Jr. also ordered to pay restitution, serve probation
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Police ID K'zoo murder victim; suspect arrestedPolice ID K'zoo murder victim; suspect arrestedThe victim, identified as Marie McMillian, 47, was discovered around 8:30 p.m. Saturday at Clayborne Court Apartments, located in the 4400 block of Clayborne Dr. McMillan was found dead on her bed and had multiple stab wounds.
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Curing your kids of the "I wants"Curing your kids of the "I wants"You've no doubt braced yourself for the onslaught of "I want" that you'll likely hear from your kids over the next several weeks.
- Healthy You
- 7 hours, 38 minutes ago
Ravenna students prepare for China tripRavenna students prepare for China tripThey won a trip to China to participate in Destination Imagination's Asian Pacific competition.
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Ottawa Beach Rd. project could be delayed until springOttawa Beach Rd. project could be delayed until springThe Ottawa County Road Commission says they likely won't finish work on Ottawa Beach Road until the spring.
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GRPD investigating stabbing on city's northwest sideGRPD investigating stabbing on city's northwest sideIt happened just before 3 o'clock in the 700 block of 6th St., near McReynolds Ave.
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Tarmac trouble: U.S. runway close calls soarTarmac trouble: U.S. runway close calls soarNear runway collisions involving commercial airplanes climbed two-thirds from 2003 to 2013 at U.S. airports.
- 13 On Your Side
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Lockdown lifted after bomb threat at Michigan State UniversityLockdown lifted after bomb threat at Michigan State UniversityAround 3:40 p.m. students received an alert that read: "Police traced multiple sources of information and determined threat was a hoax. Secure in place cancelled."
- Nation Now
- 10 hours, 44 minutes ago
Grand jury call not the end for police officerGrand jury call not the end for police officerWhat comes next for Officer Darren Wilson now that the grand jury has made its decision?
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Officer Darren Wilson medical exam photosOfficer Darren Wilson medical exam photosA facial contusion on Wilson's face
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Ferguson rally held at GVSUFerguson rally held at GVSUFerguson rally held at GVSU
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International Christmas trees return at Meijer GardensInternational Christmas trees return at Meijer Gardens40 international Christmas trees have returned for their 20th year on display.
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Overnight fire at Allendale Christmas tree farmOvernight fire at Allendale Christmas tree farmThe fire broke out at Bosch's Country View Nursery on Pierce Street just before 10 p.m. on Monday. Crews from seven different fire departments had a difficult time putting out the fire that started in one of the barns located on the fire.
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Confusion over power lines sparks concernsConfusion over power lines sparks concernsA Grand Rapids woman wants to know why it took nearly 8 hours to have crews work to cut off a sparking power line.
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America's silent crime: organized retail fraud spreadingAmerica's silent crime: organized retail fraud spreadingProfessional thieves with shopping lists target West Michigan stores
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G.R. Urban League leader responds to Ferguson decisionG.R. Urban League leader responds to Ferguson decisionAs the nation keeps an eye on the situation in Ferguson, local leaders in Grand Rapids are sharing their perspective.
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GRPD officers nab would-be business burglarsGRPD officers nab would-be business burglarsThree GRPD officers and a police dog nabbed two men for trying to break into a gas station
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Woman thanks first responders for saving her lifeWoman thanks first responders for saving her lifeThis Thanksgiving week, a Zeeland woman is thankful for one of the greatest gifts of all: her life.
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Thanksgiving comes early at Ellnora's KitchenThanksgiving comes early at Ellnora's KitchenFor the fourth year, Ellnora's Kitchen on Monday night offered a free Thanksgiving Dinner with all of the traditional fixings.
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In Your Area
Protesters and demonstrators from across the country took to the streets Tuesday night in support of Michael Brown, the unarmed teen who was killed by a Ferguson, Missouri police officer.
With the decision not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson, the St. Louis Prosecuting Attorney's Office has released documents and evidence pertaining to the grand jury investigation.
The Ferguson Burger Bar, which chose not to board its windows in the wake of unrest in the town, went unscathed Monday night after the grand jury's decision was announced.
Homemade candy canes at Sweetland Candies
Tutor trial deliberations resume Wednesday
Crowd in downtown GR protests Ferguson decision
Protesters in Ferguson, Missouri turned over a police car in front of Ferguson City Hall and set it on fire Tuesday night.
Crowds have gathered outside the Ferguson Police Department for a second night in protest of the grand jury's decision to not indict police officer Darren Wilson, while National Guard has been increased to 2,200.