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Justin Verlander addresses online photo hacking

wxyz.com — By TOM WITHERS AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) -- Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander says he wants to keep his personal life private after nude photos of him and model girlfriend Kate Upton allegedly were hacked from an online account. Verlander spoke to reporters Tuesday before Detroit played the Indians.

EXCLUSIVE: Family of 10-year-old accused of CSC speaks out

wxyz.com — The grandmother of a 10-year-old boy facing two counts of first degree criminal sexual conduct wants to share her family's story for the sake of other parents. She says in her opinion play between kids on Elkhart in Harper Woods last week turned into serious criminal charges.
Sep 02, 2014

RT @wxyzdetroit: TONIGHT'S TALKER: A 10 y.o. boy faces two counts of first degree criminal sexual conduct--are charges too harsh? bit.ly/1nwvVBM

43-year-old killed by 69-year-old in road rage incident in Genoa Township

wxyz.com — (WXYZ) - The Livingston County Sheriff's Department says a 43-year-old man is dead after a road rage incident in Genoa Township on Tuesday afternoon. We're told a 69-year-old from Howell was driving in front of the victim on Grand River going eastbound, when both were stopped at a light.
Sep 02, 2014

Unbelievable - 43-year-old killed in road rage incident. Be safe out there, folks. #backchannel wxyz.com/news/43-year-o…

Deputies' brutal takedown costs Genesee County $630,000

wxyz.com — FLINT, MI (WXYZ) - A brutal takedown caught on tape in the Genesee County jail will cost the county $630,000 following a settlement agreement. The payout comes after a lawsuit was filed by Fernando Davis, who was arrested in 2009 after drinking and getting behind the wheel.
Sep 02, 2014

Did cops act more like criminals? Their behavior will cost taxpayers plenty. bit.ly/Y9BZu5 #backchannel

Latest forecast - WXYZ.com

wxyz.com — DETROIT (WXYZ) - Mild & still muggy this morning with temperatures near 70 degrees. Patchy fog possible early this morning. Showers and storms possible late morning and this afternoon with temps climbing into the low 80s. Next 48 Hours: This morning: Areas of clouds, mild & muggy.
Sep 02, 2014

First 3 days of the 7 Day say mid-summer, but after that...Click here to find out bit.ly/1tY7Qtc #backchannel pic.twitter.com/vEnsU9B46T

Sep 02, 2014

Warm back to school today. AM temps 68-72. Hi today 82. Chance of storms with heavy rain. #earlyrisers #7firstalert bit.ly/1qwNk0u