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Woodward withdraws from Oakland County executive race

WXYZ-TV in Detroit reported Thursday that former Oakland County Board of Commissioners Chair Dave Woodward has withdrawn his candidacy for the position of county...

Levin calls for an end to deportations ahead of vigil for...

Updated 2:13 p.m., 8/20 U.S. Rep. Andy Levin (D-Bloomfield Twp.) told the Advance on Thursday the recent death of Jimmy Aldaoud was unnecessary, preventable and...
Patterson

Oakland County moving forward with executive interviews amid controversy

Updated, 8:27 p.m., 8/14/19 A group of Oakland County commissioners interviewed candidates Wednesday to replace the recently deceased longtime County Executive L. Brooks Patterson, amid...
Tlaib, Trump, Omar

Report: Trump wants Tlaib, Omar banned from Israel

President Donald Trump is taking his battle with progressive congresswomen to a new level, telling advisers he believes Israel should ban two Democrats from...

10 Michigan mayors join more than 200 calling for gun control...

A bipartisan group of more than 200 mayors, led by U.S. Conference of Mayors President and Rochester Hills Mayor Bryan Barnett, is calling on...

Iraqi government agrees to return deported Oakland County man’s remains

The Iraqi government will return the remains of an Oakland County man who died there this week after being deported, according to an announcement...

Pence speech rescheduled for Aug. 19 in Detroit

Vice President Mike Pence will now speak to the Detroit Economic Club on Monday, Aug.19.  Pence was previously scheduled to speak to business leaders on...

Michigan Supreme Court debuts online mediation service

The Michigan Supreme Court this week announced MI-Resolve, a new, free online mediation service available in 17 counties that can help people avoid court...

Iraqi Oakland County resident dies after deportation

Updated 2:24 p.m. Jimmy Aldaoud, an Iraqi national who lived most of his life in the United States, died Tuesday from complications of diabetes after...

August elections: Flint mayor race set, Fouts romps in Warren mayoral...

Elections were held across the state Tuesday for key mayoral and City Council primaries and a handful of ballot measures, setting the table for...

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