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Solider Spurned at Daughter's School, Mom Teens Suspected in X-Rated Vandalism, Hitchhiker Flashes Purple Thong and Other #OMGPD Headlines: Michigan News Digest

Solider Spurned at Daughter's School, Mom Teens Suspected in X-Rated Vandalism, Hitchhiker Flashes Purple Thong and Other #OMGPD Headlines: Michigan News Digest

Also, social media erupted with rumors Friday that the Batmobile had been stolen from a set of "Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice."
Riddle Me This: Did Villains Steal Batmobile from 'Batman v. Superman' Set?

Riddle Me This: Did Villains Steal Batmobile from 'Batman v. Superman' Set?

The joke(r) was on anyone who shared or retweeted a story about theft of the Caped Crusader’s machine.
Shoplifting Suspect Arrested After Chase Ends in Crash: Royal Oak Police Blotter

Shoplifting Suspect Arrested After Chase Ends in Crash: Royal Oak Police Blotter

The Royal Oak Police Department made 48 arrests during the week of Sept. 4-11.
Royal Oak Makes Movoto's Top 10 List of Happiest Small Cities in America

Royal Oak Makes Movoto's Top 10 List of Happiest Small Cities in America

The Detroit Zoo, a plethora of festivals and an educated citizenry make Royal Oak a happy place – but not as cheerful as East Lansing.
Hitchhiker Flashes Purple Thong Underwear Instead of Thumb

Hitchhiker Flashes Purple Thong Underwear Instead of Thumb

When the full super Moon rose over a metro Detroit community Tuesday, it had nothing to do with the lunar calendar.
Mom, Teens Suspected of Using Weed Killer in Phallic Football Field Prank

Mom, Teens Suspected of Using Weed Killer in Phallic Football Field Prank

School officials relocate games, say it will cost $10,000 to erase outline of giant male genitalia that began appearing after Labor Day.
Pop Cans Out, Techie Bells and Whistles In for Detroit Firefighters

Pop Cans Out, Techie Bells and Whistles In for Detroit Firefighters

Offers to help bankrupt Detroit mean firefighters may soon be able to recycle pop cans instead of relying on them for alerts.
Cops in the Doghouse After 'Infantile Prank' With Stray Pooch

Cops in the Doghouse After 'Infantile Prank' With Stray Pooch

You won't believe who police officers found and what was going on when they responded to a suspected burglary in progress.
9/11 Memorial Service Honors Heroes, World's Tallest Dog Dies, Coast Guard Worries About Great Lakes Oil Spill, Irish Music Festival Softens Things for Your Bum: Michigan News Digest

9/11 Memorial Service Honors Heroes, World's Tallest Dog Dies, Coast Guard Worries About Great Lakes Oil Spill, Irish Music Festival Softens Things for Your Bum: Michigan News Digest

Also, solar flare could foul up communications, Michigan's gubernatorial race is statistically tied, Ray Rice provides a teachable moment.
Irish Eyes Will Smile, and Your Bum Will Be Happy, Too

Irish Eyes Will Smile, and Your Bum Will Be Happy, Too

The Michigan Irish Music Festival organizers wanted revelers to linger a little longer. So they’ve spruced up the portable toilets.
Zoo Visitors Top 1 Million for the Ninth Consecutive Year

Zoo Visitors Top 1 Million for the Ninth Consecutive Year

Summer may be unofficially over, but there are still great opportunities to enjoy the Zoo with Run Wild, Zoo Brew, Zoo Boo and Wild Lights.
Prison Worker Poisoned by Crafty Inmate in 1893 Honored at 9/11 Memorial

Prison Worker Poisoned by Crafty Inmate in 1893 Honored at 9/11 Memorial

The story of how Deputy Corrections Keeper George Haight died is rich with duplicity and trickery. He is being recognized 121 years later.
Poll Trends Toward Democrats, Gubernatorial Race Again a Toss Up

Poll Trends Toward Democrats, Gubernatorial Race Again a Toss Up

A new USA Today/Suffolk University poll says U.S. Rep. Gary Peters has a 9-point lead over former secretary of state Terry Lynn Land.
Holy Cow! 7-Foot, 4-Inch Dog - World's Tallest Ever - Dies (Video)

Holy Cow! 7-Foot, 4-Inch Dog - World's Tallest Ever - Dies (Video)

“He was definitely a great dog,” says the owner of the Guinness World Record-holder as the tallest dog that ever lived.
What Are You Telling Your Kids About Ray Rice?

What Are You Telling Your Kids About Ray Rice?

A “Baltimore Ravens Ray Rice” Google search brings up 1.3 million results in seconds. What’s the teachable moment from all the publicity?
Coast Guard's Alarming Warning on Great Lakes Oil Spill

Coast Guard's Alarming Warning on Great Lakes Oil Spill

Responders have “almost no capability” to respond to submerged spills, adding urgency to study of pipeline safety, spill preparedness.
Solar Storm: Internet May Flare Up, But So May Northern Lights (Video)

Solar Storm: Internet May Flare Up, But So May Northern Lights (Video)

A major solar flare launched off the Sun Wednesday, potentially unleashing a geomagnetic storm that could interrupt communications.
Alleged Shoplifter Uses Store's Motorized Shopping Cart as Getaway 'Vehicle'

Alleged Shoplifter Uses Store's Motorized Shopping Cart as Getaway 'Vehicle'

When police caught up with the suspect, she reportedly said she took the wheelchair “because she didn’t feel like walking.”
Suspected Shoplifter Apprehended After 4-Car Pileup

Suspected Shoplifter Apprehended After 4-Car Pileup

The shoplifting suspect was transported to an area hospital for treatment after police chase ends with crash.