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  • Saturday, March 28, 2015

Emotional anti-bullying message fuels 'Girl Like Her' »

"Bolstered by a strong young cast and a nice perspective on a too-familiar problem — bullying — "A Girl Like Her" is unavoidably emotional and topical."

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Failing 32 Mile Bridge could be closed for years »

"The Macomb County Department of Roads has closed a key bridge in the northern part of the county after an inspection showed it was no longer safe for motorists."

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Indiana religious law raises concerns »

"Indianapolis — The heat over Indiana’s new religious objections law spread Friday as many businesses and organizations, including the NCAA, Big Ten Conference and a Michigan gay rights organization, pressed concerns that it could open the door to legalizing discrimination against gay people."

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N.J. Gov. Christie touts 'blunt' nature in Macomb stop »

"Shelby Township — New Jersey Gov. and potential GOP presidential candidate Chris Christie told Macomb County Republicans Friday night that he would use his "blunt, outspoken" nature to tell the American people the truth."

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Nigerians turn out to vote in presidential election »

"ABUJA, NIGERIA — Nigerians turned out en masse to vote in a presidential election Saturday that analysts say is too close to call between President Goodluck Jonathan and former military dictator Muhammadu Buhari."

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Finley: When Iranians say ‘death to America,’ listen »

"Associated Press reporter Matt Lee asked a State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki the question of the year this week."

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Saturday Shorts: DIA pay, Michigan tourism, fireworks »

"Michigan is partnering with Google and the Pure Michigan campaign to use the latest in camera technology to promote state tourism."

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Susan J. Demas: Surprise! 'Religious freedom' bills are anti-business »

"I'm not sure that anyone who supports so-called "religious freedom" legislation really gets how to run a business."

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