News@noon: Over too soon, living with lead

The Detroit News

Today is Friday, April 22, 2016, and we're coming off a rough one. Yesterday, the world lost an incredible artist. There's no doubt Prince’s purple reign is over too soon. But there's been plenty of celebration of his life and his music. What was your favorite Prince song? Let us know in the comments or tweet us @detroitnews

Rock vocalist Prince performs at the Capital Centre in Landover, Maryland, Nov. 18, 1984.

Another thing that's over too soon? The Red Wings playoff run: The Lightning finished them off in Game 5. And to make it worse, this might be the last time fans will see Pavel Datsyuk in a Wings uniform.

Oh and the Tigers lost, too.

So let's pull ourselves up and get ready to take on a new day. Here's what's making news right now:

Living with lead

A Bashara bombshell

With great responsibility comes great compensation

Mary Barra

The final fight 

Coach faces charges 

Landmark climate deal

Weekend fun

Among the legions of characters on “Game of Thrones,” Arya has remained one of its most popular throughout the first five seasons of this epic fantasy set in the make-believe continent of Westeros.

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