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Early Morning Rush: Friday, July 31, 2020

Here's what you need to know for Friday, July 31.
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MUSKEGON HOUSE FIRE | Crews battled a house fire in Muskegon early Friday morning. It took a few hours to put out, but no one was inside at the time. It's not clear what started the fire, but it is under investigation.

UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS | The weekly $600 unemployment benefits expire Friday. The White House offered a short-term extension Thursday, but Democrats rejected it, saying President Donald Trump’s team failed to grasp the severity of the crisis. 

RAPID CHANGES | Starting Saturday, Aug. 1, the Rapid announced changes to the fare payments and the elimination a "fare free zone" downtown Grand Rapids.

FORECAST | Seasonable weather continues through the weekend. Trending cooler next week. Get the full forecast here.

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