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Father, son arrested on home invasion, kidnapping charges

Posted: 11/14/2007 - Dustin Burrows and his father Richard were arraigned yesterday on allegations of kidnapping Dustin's 4-year-old son from his wife in October. Dustin Burrows has filed for divorce and has received temporary custody pending the outcome of the Michigan charges. The boy is with Dustin Burrows' mother in Texas.

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Families of 2 Livingston County mauling victims sue dog owner

Posted: 11/14/2007 - The Livingston County Daily Press & Argus reports prosecutors have charged Cockrell with two 15-year felonies for having dangerous animals causing death. She's expected back in a Brighton court on Thursday for an exam conference.

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Sad reminder: Brittney Beers' case

Updated: 11/13/2007 - While investigators search for Jodi Parrack's killer, many people in St. Joseph County, Michigan are reminded of another sad case. 6-year-old Brittney Beers disappeared in 1997. She hasn't been seen since.

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Senate plan would hurt Michigan rivers, critics say

Posted: 11/13/2007 - A coalition of environmental groups says the Senate measures would allow major users to cut the flows of rivers such as the AuSable, Betsie and Jordan by 22 percent or more.

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Man charged with Flint-area sexual assaults sent for testing

Posted: 11/13/2007 - Kevin Thomas will be examined for competency and criminal responsibility. A judge approved a request from Thomas' attorney that the suspect be sent to the state forensic center based on his history of mental problems.

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Michigan appeals presidential primary ruling

Posted: 11/13/2007 - The state attorney general's office wants a decision from the Michigan Court of Appeals by Friday. Supporters of a primary say time is of the essence. The appeal seeks to put on hold a court order blocking the primary from being held while state attorneys argue that the law is constitutional.

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State Legislature may take long break after all

Posted: 11/13/2007 - The sessions would have meant interrupting a two-week break held each November. It's still possible the House and Senate could be called back into session later in the two-week period.

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Quicken Loans moving HQ, 4,000 jobs to downtown Detroit

Posted: 11/13/2007 - Detroit News columnist Daniel Howes and Detroit Free Press columnist Tom Walsh say Gilbert has one year to consider two possible sites and 18 months to two years more to develop a construction plan.

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College president salaries on the rise again

Posted: 11/13/2007 - Among the highest-paid presidents is Mary Sue Coleman of the University of Michigan. She ranked fourth on the public universities' list with total compensation of more than 743 thousand dollars last year.

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Sheriff identifies man killed in Michigan standoff

Posted: 11/13/2007 - Grand Traverse County Sheriff Scott Fewins says the man is Craig Lee Carlson, who lived in the village of Karlin. Fewins says the deputy who shot Carlson is Charlie Jetter, who has been with the department since 2001. Jetter was assigned as a police observer and sniper with the team sent to the Carlson home.

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Investigation continues into girl's murder

Updated: 11/13/2007 - The murder of 11-year-old Jodi Parrack shocked and saddened the town of Constantine, MI. Days later, police have no solid leads, but continue to follow up on tips.

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2 teens charged in the slaying, mutilation of Detroit-area man

Posted: 11/12/2007 - Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy says 17-year-old Jean-Pierre Orlewicz and 18-year-old Alexander James Letkemann will be arraigned later in the day on one count each of first-degree premeditated murder, felony murder and mutilation of a corpse.

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AAA Michigan says gas prices are up more than 7 cents

Posted: 11/12/2007 - AAA Michigan reports the average statewide price of regular self-serve is $3.24 per gallon. That's 95 cents higher than a year ago. The Marquette area has the highest gas prices in the state at about $3.33 per gallon.

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Mega Millions jackpot increases to $24 million

Posted: 11/12/2007 - There was one second-prize winner from last night's drawing, matching five numbers to win $250,000. Another 25 players matched four of the five lotto numbers, plus the Mega Ball number. Four of those tickets -- worth $10,000 each -- were sold in Michigan.

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