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Batman needed a Batmobile, Home Depot was there to help

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5 teens denied bond in deadly highway rock-throwing case

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5 teens charged with 2nd-degree murder in rock-throwing death

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Rock dropped from Michigan overpass kills passenger in car; teens charged

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Rock dropped from overpass kills 32-year-old father; teens charged

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5 teens charged after man killed by rock thrown from Michigan overpass

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3 new Hepatitis A cases reported in Genesee Co.
Genesee County officials said Wednesday three new cases of Hepatitis A were reported last month. A total of five Hepatitis A cases have been reported in the county this year, the Genesee County Health Department said. One of the five cases is related to the state's. Danielle Steplowski, an epidemiologist with the health department, said the three latest cases are unrelated to each other and unrelated to Michigan's current outbreak of Hepatitis A   Read More ...
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Detroit kids have state’s highest lead poisoning rate
Detroit had Michigan’s highest proportion of children test positive for lead poisoning – 8.8 percent citywide – in 2016, including one Zip Code where 22 percent of kids tested positive. Data from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services show kids are being sickened by lead in counties across the state from Manistee to Hillsdale and St. Clair. Rates continued to decline in Genesee County, where the Flint water crisis put a national spotlight on the problem of lead poisoning   Read More ...
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Flint mayor faces 17 recall opponents
Flint Mayor Karen Weaver faces a Tuesday recall election involving 17 challengers including City Council member Scott Kincaid, recall organizer Arthur Woodson and former Flint school board member David Davenport. The recall stems from a controversy related to the Genesee County’s garbage contract. Weaver pushed for an emergency trash collection contract with the former Rizzo Environmental Services in Macomb County over City Council opposition   Read More ...
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Genesee Co. official: State didn’t take warnings seriously
Flint — A Genesee County environmental health director excoriated state health officials in court testimony Tuesday for declaring in 2015 the Legionella outbreak in the Flint region was over when more people were getting sick with the deadly disease. James Henry, the Genesee County environmental health director, testified in the preliminary exam hearing on state medical director Eden Wells that he was “aggressive” in trying to get the state to not only further investigate an uptick in Legionella cases but bring in the Centers for Disease Control — which he said state officials were slow in doing   Read More ...
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Michigan teens charged in deadly I-75 rock throwing case have probable cause hearing
A court hearing is scheduled Thursday for five Michigan teenagers charged with murder in connection to a deadly rock-throwing incident on I-75 in Genesee County. Kyle Anger, 17; Mark Sekelsky, 16; Mikadyn Payne, 16; Trevor Gray, 15; and Alexander Miller, 15, are all from Clio, Mich. They were arraigned Oct. 24 on charges including second-degree murder, conspiracy to commit second-degree murder and six felony counts of malicious destruction of property   Read More ...
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Michigan teens accused in rock tossing death threw items from overpass before, cops say
Related Headlines GENESEE COUNTY, Mich. (WJBK) - The five Michigan teenagers who are accused of killing a construction worker who was riding in a car by throwing a rock from an overpass are believed to have thrown other items in the past, including a shopping cart. The teenagers, identified as Kyler Anger, 17, Mark Sekelsky, 16, Mikadyn Payne, 16, Trevor Gray, 15, and Alexander Miller, 15, were all charged with second-degree murder in the death of Ken White, 32   Read More ...
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Batman needed a Batmobile, Home Depot was there to help
GENESEE COUNTY, Mich. Batman usually comes to the aid of those who need it. But a Michigan Home Depot helped out Batman this time. Keegan has cerebral palsy and has to use a wheelchair. His mom wanted him to be able to dress up for Halloween, and came up with a special costume. Using cardboard, she was going to make a Batmobile to cover Keegan’s wheelchair, but employees at the Home Depot took the crafting into their own hands   Read More ...
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Home Depot creates Batmobile for kid in wheelchair for Halloween - | WBTV Charlotte
GENESEE COUNTY, MI (WNEM) - Her son has cerebral palsy and is contained to a wheelchair, but she didn't want that to stop him from dressing up for Halloween. That's when she got an idea to do something extra special for her son. Keegan Steele, 5, just got his own custom made Batmobile. Keegan's Batmobile began with just an idea and a whole lot of determination   Read More ...
Driver sometimes blames himself after rock thrown at van kills his friend
(ABC News) — The driver of a van hit by a thrown rock that killed his friend in the passenger seat occasional points a finger at himself, he told a Michigan TV station. “I sometimes blame myself,” Steve Amthor said. “It’s just, I don’t know what to think of all of this.” Amthor was driving south on 1-75 in Genesee County, Michigan, last week when a rock crashed through the windshield and hit Kenneth White, a 32-year-old father, in the face, according to authorities and CBS Bay City affiliate WNEM-TV   Read More ...
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5 teens arraigned, denied bond after man killed by thrown rock
GENESEE COUNTY, MI (WNEM) - Five teenagers have been charged as adults in the death of a man who was killed by a rock thrown on I-75. The teenagers include Kyle Anger, Alexzander Miller, Trevor Gray, Mikadyn Payne and Mark Sekelsky. All five of them were arraigned in front of a judge on Tuesday, Oct. 24 where not-guilty pleas were entered   Read More ...
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Michigan teens face murder charges after thrown rock kills man in car
FLINT, Mich. (NEWS 8/AP) — A judge on Tuesday declined to set a bond and release five Michigan teenagers charged with second-degree murder after a rock thrown from an overpass on Interstate 75 killed a man. Not-guilty pleas were entered in a Genesee County court, six days after Ken White, a 32-year-old father of four, was killed by a 6-pound rock   Read More ...
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5 teens arraigned, denied bond after man killed by thrown rock - | WBTV Charlotte
GENESEE COUNTY, MI (WNEM) - Five teenagers have been charged as adults in the death of a man who was killed by a rock thrown on I-75. The teenagers include Kyle Anger, Alexzander Miller, Trevor Gray, Mikadyn Payne and Mark Sekelsky. All five of them were arraigned in front of a judge on Tuesday, Oct. 24 where not-guilty pleas were entered   Read More ...
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Michigan teens denied bond in death linked to rock throwing
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A judge on Tuesday declined to set a bond and release five Michigan teenagers charged with second-degree murder after a rock thrown from an overpass on Interstate 75 killed a man. Not-guilty pleas were entered in a Genesee County court, six days after Ken White, 32, was killed by a 6-pound (2.7-kilogram) rock. He was a passenger in a van   Read More ...
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5 teens denied bond in deadly highway rock-throwing case
A judge denied bond Tuesday for five Michigan teenagers charged with throwing a rock off a highway overpass and killing a passenger in a van. The group of teens, aged 15-17, were arraigned in Genesee County district courtroom. They are accused of throwing a 6-pound rock off an overpass near Flint, Michigan, on October 18, fatally injuring 32-year-old Kenneth White. White was riding home from work when he was struck in the face, head and chest by the rock that crashed through the windshield of the van in which he was a passenger   Read More ...
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5 teens charged with 2nd-degree murder in rock-throwing death
FLINT, Mich. Kyle Anger, who will be 18 next week; Alexzander Miller, 15; Trevor Gray, 15; Mikadyn Payne, 16; and Mark Sekelsky, 16, are being charged as adults, The Associated Press reported. Ken White, 32, after a rock smashed through the windshield of the car in which he was a passenger while traveling on Interstate 75 in Genesee County, Michigan, authorities said   Read More ...
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Rock dropped from Michigan overpass kills passenger in car; teens charged
(CNN) — Five teenagers from Michigan have been charged with second-degree murder after being accused of throwing a rock off an overpass that killed a man, according to the Genesee County Sheriff’s Office. Kenneth White, 32, was a passenger in a van that was traveling along I-75 near Flint, Michigan, on the night of Oct. 18, when a 6-pound rock smashed through the windshield of the vehicle, fatally injuring him   Read More ...
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5 teens denied bond in deadly highway rock-throwing case
(CNN)A judge denied bond Tuesday for five Michigan teenagers charged with throwing a rock off a highway overpass and killing a passenger in a van. The group of teens, aged 15-17, were arraigned in Genesee County district courtroom. They are accused of throwing a 6-pound rock off an overpass near Flint, Michigan, on October 18, fatally injuring 32-year-old Kenneth White. White was riding home from work when he was struck in the face, head and chest by the rock that crashed through the windshield of the van in which he was a passenger   Read More ...
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Rock Dropped From Overpass Kills Passenger in Car; Teens Charged
MICHIGAN — Five teenagers from Michigan have been charged with second-degree murder after being accused of throwing a rock off an overpass that killed a man, according to the Genesee County Sheriff’s Office. Kenneth White, 32, was a passenger in a van that was traveling along I-75 near Flint, Michigan, on the night of October 18, when a 6-pound rock smashed through the windshield of the vehicle, fatally injuring him   Read More ...
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Michigan teens denied bond in death linked to rock throwing
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A judge on Tuesday declined to set a bond and release five Michigan teenagers charged with second-degree murder after a rock thrown from an overpass on Interstate 75 killed a man. Not-guilty pleas were entered in a Genesee County court, six days after Ken White, 32, was killed by a 6-pound (2.7-kilogram) rock. He was a passenger in a van   Read More ...
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Michigan teens denied bond in death linked to rock throwing off overpass
close FLINT, Mich. – A judge on Tuesday declined to set a bond and release five Michigan teenagers charged with second-degree murder after a rock thrown from an overpass on Interstate 75 killed a man. Not-guilty pleas were entered in a Genesee County court, six days after Ken White, 32, was killed by a 6-pound (2.7-kilogram) rock. He was a passenger in a van   Read More ...
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5 Teenagers Are Charged With Murder After Throwing Rocks From Overpass, Killing a Man
Photo Five teenagers in Michigan, accused of killing a man with a six-pound rock hurled from an overpass on a school night last week, were denied bond on Tuesday after being charged with second-degree murder. The Genesee County Sheriff’s Office said Ken White, a 32-year-old father of four, was driving on Interstate 75 near Flint on Wednesday, headed home from a construction job, when a rock shattered his windshield and struck his chest and head, breaking his skull and clavicle   Read More ...
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No bond for Michigan teens in death linked to rock thrown from highway overpass
A judge has denied bond to five Michigan teenagers who are charged with second-degree murder in a rock-throwing incident on Interstate 75. Not-guilty pleas were entered Tuesday in a Genesee County court. Ken White was a passenger in a van when a 6-pound rock thrown from an overpass crashed through the windshield and killed the 32-year-old last week. The teens are charged as adults   Read More ...
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Michigan teens in death linked to rock throwing held with no bond
FLINT, Mich. — A judge has denied bond to five Michigan teenagers who are charged with second-degree murder in a rock-throwing incident on Interstate 75. Not-guilty pleas were entered Tuesday in a Genesee County court. Ken White was a passenger in a van when a 6-pound rock thrown from an overpass crashed through the windshield and killed the 32-year-old last week   Read More ...
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5 Clio teens face charges in rock tossing death
Defendant Mikadyn Payne, 16, enters the courtroom for his arraignment along with four other Clio, Michigan teenagers Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017 in Genesee County District Court in Flint. The Clio High school teens were charged with second-degree murder and other charges in the death of a van passenger killed by a rock that smashed through his windshield on I-75.   Read More ...
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No bond for Michigan teens in death linked to rock throwing
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A judge has denied bond to five Michigan teenagers who are charged with second-degree murder in a rock-throwing incident on Interstate 75. Not-guilty pleas were entered Tuesday in a Genesee County court. Ken White was a passenger in a van when a 6-pound (2.7-kilogram) rock thrown from an overpass crashed through the windshield and killed the 32-year-old last week   Read More ...
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Rock dropped from overpass kills 32-year-old father; teens charged
Rock dropped from overpass kills 32-year-old father; teens charged Rock dropped from overpass kills 32-year-old father; teens charged VIENNA TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Five teenagers from Michigan have been charged with second-degree murder after being accused of throwing a rock off an overpass that killed a 32-year-old man, according to the Genesee County Sheriff's Office. Kenneth White, 32, was a passenger in a van that was traveling along I-75 near Flint, Michigan, on the night of October 18, when a 6-pound rock smashed through the windshield of the vehicle, fatally injuring him   Read More ...
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Rock dropped from overpass kills passenger in car; 5 teens charged
DETROIT — Five teenagers from Michigan have been charged with second-degree murder after being accused of throwing a rock off an overpass that killed a man, according to the Genesee County Sheriff’s Office. Kenneth White, 32, was a passenger in a van that was traveling along I-75 near Flint, Michigan, on the night of October 18, when a 6-pound rock smashed through the windshield of the vehicle, fatally injuring him   Read More ...
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5 teens charged after man killed by rock thrown from Michigan overpass
(FOX NEWS) -- Five teenage boys were charged with murder Monday after a man was killed when a massive rock was thrown from a Michigan overpass last week. Kyle Anger, 17, Alexander Miller, 15, Mark Sekelsky, 16, Mikadyn Payne, 16, and Trevor Gray, 15, were arrested and charged with second-degree murder and conspiracy to commit second-degree murder. The teens were charged as adults in Genesee County, reported   Read More ...
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Rock dropped from overpass kills passenger in car; 5 teens charged
DETROIT — Five teenagers from Michigan have been charged with second-degree murder after being accused of throwing a rock off an overpass that killed a man, according to the Genesee County Sheriff’s Office. Kenneth White, 32, was a passenger in a van that was traveling along I-75 near Flint, Michigan, on the night of October 18, when a 6-pound rock smashed through the windshield of the vehicle, fatally injuring him   Read More ...
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Teens denied bond in rock toss that killed I-75 driver
A judge denied bond Tuesday for five teenagers charged with dropping a rock from a highway overpass that struck and killed a motorist last week. Citing the seriousness of the crime, Judge William Crawford refused to grant bond to the defendants, who were arraigned in Genesee County District Court on second-degree murder and other charges in the death of Ken White, 32, of Mount Morris   Read More ...
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Rock dropped from I-75 overpass leads to murder charges for 5 teens
Five teenagers from Michigan have been charged with second-degree murder after being accused of throwing a rock off an overpass that killed a man, according to the Genesee County Sheriff's Office. USA TODAY. DETROIT — Genesee County Prosecutor David Leyton Monday charged five teens with second-degree murder for the death of a motorist killed Oct. 18 by a piece of concrete dropped off an Interstate 75 overpass   Read More ...
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Rock dropped from overpass kills 32-year-old father; teens charged
Rock dropped from overpass kills 32-year-old father; teens charged Rock dropped from overpass kills 32-year-old father; teens charged VIENNA TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Five teenagers from Michigan have been charged with second-degree murder after being accused of throwing a rock off an overpass that killed a 32-year-old man, according to the Genesee County Sheriff's Office. Kenneth White, 32, was a passenger in a van that was traveling along I-75 near Flint, Michigan, on the night of October 18, when a 6-pound rock smashed through the windshield of the vehicle, fatally injuring him   Read More ...
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Rock dropped from overpass kills 32-year-old father; teens charged
Rock dropped from overpass kills 32-year-old father; teens charged Rock dropped from overpass kills 32-year-old father; teens charged VIENNA TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Five teenagers from Michigan have been charged with second-degree murder after being accused of throwing a rock off an overpass that killed a 32-year-old man, according to the Genesee County Sheriff's Office. Kenneth White, 32, was a passenger in a van that was traveling along I-75 near Flint, Michigan, on the night of October 18, when a 6-pound rock smashed through the windshield of the vehicle, fatally injuring him   Read More ...
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Rock dropped from overpass kills 32-year-old father; teens charged
Rock dropped from overpass kills 32-year-old father; teens charged Rock dropped from overpass kills 32-year-old father; teens charged VIENNA TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Five teenagers from Michigan have been charged with second-degree murder after being accused of throwing a rock off an overpass that killed a 32-year-old man, according to the Genesee County Sheriff's Office. Kenneth White, 32, was a passenger in a van that was traveling along I-75 near Flint, Michigan, on the night of October 18, when a 6-pound rock smashed through the windshield of the vehicle, fatally injuring him   Read More ...
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Rock dropped from overpass kills 32-year-old father; teens charged
Rock dropped from overpass kills 32-year-old father; teens charged Rock dropped from overpass kills 32-year-old father; teens charged VIENNA TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Five teenagers from Michigan have been charged with second-degree murder after being accused of throwing a rock off an overpass that killed a 32-year-old man, according to the Genesee County Sheriff's Office. Kenneth White, 32, was a passenger in a van that was traveling along I-75 near Flint, Michigan, on the night of October 18, when a 6-pound rock smashed through the windshield of the vehicle, fatally injuring him   Read More ...
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Rock dropped from overpass kills 32-year-old father; teens charged
Rock dropped from overpass kills 32-year-old father; teens charged Rock dropped from overpass kills 32-year-old father; teens charged VIENNA TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Five teenagers from Michigan have been charged with second-degree murder after being accused of throwing a rock off an overpass that killed a 32-year-old man, according to the Genesee County Sheriff's Office. Kenneth White, 32, was a passenger in a van that was traveling along I-75 near Flint, Michigan, on the night of October 18, when a 6-pound rock smashed through the windshield of the vehicle, fatally injuring him   Read More ...
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Rock dropped from overpass kills 32-year-old father; teens charged
Rock dropped from overpass kills 32-year-old father; teens charged Rock dropped from overpass kills 32-year-old father; teens charged VIENNA TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Five teenagers from Michigan have been charged with second-degree murder after being accused of throwing a rock off an overpass that killed a 32-year-old man, according to the Genesee County Sheriff's Office. Kenneth White, 32, was a passenger in a van that was traveling along I-75 near Flint, Michigan, on the night of October 18, when a 6-pound rock smashed through the windshield of the vehicle, fatally injuring him   Read More ...
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5 teens charged in interstate rock-throwing death
GENESEE COUNTY, MI (WDIV/CNN) - Five teens are charged with murder after a man was killed by a rock thrown from an interstate overpass. "It's not a prank, it's second-degree murder. I don't think anybody's laughing, and I think if there's any admonishing or any warning that both David and I could give, it's telling young people that you make a bad decision, you could be spending the rest of your life in prison   Read More ...
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5 teens charged in interstate rock-throwing death
GENESEE COUNTY, MI (WDIV/CNN) - Five teens are charged with murder after a man was killed by a rock thrown from an interstate overpass. "It's not a prank, it's second-degree murder. I don't think anybody's laughing, and I think if there's any admonishing or any warning that both David and I could give, it's telling young people that you make a bad decision, you could be spending the rest of your life in prison   Read More ...
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5 teens charged in interstate rock-throwing death - | WBTV Charlotte
GENESEE COUNTY, MI (WDIV/CNN) - Five teens are charged with murder after a man was killed by a rock thrown from an interstate overpass. "It's not a prank, it's second-degree murder. I don't think anybody's laughing, and I think if there's any admonishing or any warning that both David and I could give, it's telling young people that you make a bad decision, you could be spending the rest of your life in prison   Read More ...
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