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Friday 1 December 2023 Dublin: -1°C

# Michigan

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BOOM: Jadeveon Clowney delivers the biggest hit of the college football season
That has to leave a mark.
NHL prospect arrested on drink-driving charge -- wearing a purple Teletubbies costume
Riley Sheahan of the Detroit Red Wings is a big Tinky Winky fan, judging by his arrest report.
The final countdown: Obama and Romney in last push for votes
The candidates are criss-crossing the key battleground states with just hours to go before the US decides on Obama or Romney.
'Batman' arrested for bothering police
‘I was trying to fight crime, Your Honour’. It’s the man’s second superhero-based arrest.
Detroit fugitive has to hand himself into police twice
A 36-year-old man got into an argument at a party, killing two people – but had difficulty getting police to arrest him.
Man calls police to complain about rising prostitution prices
Michigan police are investigating what they say are vastly different accounts of the incident.
Wee reminder: Drinkers to get anti-drink-driving message as they pee
Male bar-goers will hear a woman’s voice coming from talking urinal cakes, in Michigan.
Protesters to perform the Vagina Monologues after V-word controversy
Almost 3,000 people have signed up to attend a protest tonight in support of a US politician was silenced after she used the word ‘vagina’ during a debate on abortion.
Teenager finds part of employee's finger in roast-beef sandwich
“I was like, that has to be a finger,” said 14-year-old Michigan boy Ryan Hart.
Poignant Moment of the Day
Goes to US President Barack Obama…
Renowned boxing writer Bert Sugar dies of cardiac arrest
The writer and broadcaster known for his trademark fedora and ever-present cigar died yesterday at the age of 75.
Romney scores major wins in Michigan and Arizona primaries
Mitt Romney overcomes a strong showing from Rick Santorum to top polls in Michigan – the state where his father was governor.
Nursing home finds gun in donated piano
The gun was only discovered years after the piano had been donated.
Rick Santorum's surge in polls forces Obama campaign to shift target
With Rick Santorum surging back in Republican polls, Barack Obama is readying an attack on an opponent it hadn’t expected.
Gunman shoots seven, including daughter, before taking his own life
The shooting took place in the town of Grand Rapids, Michigan. Rodrick Shonte Dantzler killed five adults and two children, and took three more people hostage.
Seven-year-old steals car and drives 20 miles
The young man was on a mission…