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The elite women start the 114th running of the Boston Marathon in Hopkinton, Mass.. (AP File Photo) FILE

Local Runners Among Thousands Preparing For Boston Marathon

Sarah Gryniewicz says the purpose for running is different since the bombing in 2013.

CBS Detroit–04/19/2015

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Kalamazoo Officer Killed In 2011 Remembered At 3.1-Mile Run

Hundreds of people have turned out for a 3.1-mile run or walk to honor police officer Eric Zapata, who was killed on duty in 2011.

CBS Detroit–04/18/2015

A Alfred Taubman (Photo courtesy: The Taubman Company)

A. Alfred Taubman Praised As Generous Man Who Enriched Detroit Area

Praise is pouring in for shopping center billionaire A. Alfred Taubman, who died Friday at age 91 at his Bloomfield Hills home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2015

Cong. Gary Peters is hoping to win the seat of retiring U.S. Sen. Carl Levin. Peters if facing former Michigan Secretary of State Terri Lynn Land in the contest. (credit: Paul Pytlowany/CBS 62)

Sen. Gary Peters Gives Graduation Speech At Alma College

Peters, who was elected in November, was the commencement speaker Saturday at the small college in central Michigan. He graduated from Alma from 1980, and his father also graduated from the school in 1938.

CBS Detroit–04/18/2015

DTE repair crew on Telegraph near 14 Mile Road. (WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting, File)

Power Being Restored To Almost 15K DTE Customers After Widespread Outage

The power of some Ferndale, Royal Oak, Hazel Park, and Madison Heights residents is starting to come back on after an outage that affected as many as 15,000 customers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2015

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U-M Law Students Get New Trial For Man Convicted Of Murder

Dawan Tyner has been in prison since 2007 for second-degree murder. But newly discovered evidence shows he wasn’t at the crime scene in 2005.

CBS Detroit–04/18/2015

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Police Search For Female Murder Suspect In Mount Pleasant After Man Found Shot

A 39-year-old Fenton man was found dead after being shot multiple times while sitting in his car at the Chase Run apartment complex on Saturday afternoon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2015

A vacant home in Detroit's Brightmoor neighborhood. (Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Detroit Police, Volunteers To Board Up Houses Near Elementary School

The officers and volunteers will board up about 20 vacant houses Saturday near Neinas Elementary to make routes taken by children to the school safer.

CBS Detroit–04/18/2015

The Grandmother of two children found dead in their mother's freezer appears along side legislators as they announce plans to introduce a homeschool accountability bill in the State Legislature. (Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Michigan Lawmaker Proposes State Registry Of Homeschooled Children

A Michigan lawmaker proposed legislation Friday to create a state registry of homeschooled students following the deaths of two Detroit children who were found in a freezer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2015