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Bomb threat investigated

  • West Bloomfield High School is open for classes today after police investigated a bomb threat at the school. The threat came via Twitter and was directed at the principal: “This is what is going to happen," the threat said. "The bomb that my uncle and I constructed will go off if you continue this.”

Handling Flint contamination

Boy scouts vs. Metamora

Happening in sports

Apple vs FBI

  • Apple Inc. CEO Tim Cook says his company will fight a federal magistrate’s order to help the FBI hack into an encrypted iPhone belonging to one of the San Bernardino, Calif., shooters. The company said that could potentially undermine encryption for millions of other users.

Pass on the cheese, please

The lighter side 

  • Auto critic Henry Payne had a chance to check out Acura's beast, the NSX. Here's what he had to say about the Japanese brand's "Jewel of the Midwest."

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