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June 30, 2014: In this photo Cedar Rapids firefighters open a storm sewer cover as they search for a teenager who was swept away in a storm drain after heavy rainfall overwhelmed the eastern Iowa city's storm sewer system.AP

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa – Rescue crews searched Tuesday for a teenager who was swept away in a Cedar Rapids storm drain after heavy rainfall overwhelmed the eastern Iowa city's storm sewer system.

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June 29: An undated photo provided by the Livonia Police Department is of Baseel Abdul-Amir Saad.The Associated Press

The Michigan soccer referee critically injured this weekend after he was sucker-punched during an adult-league game died Tuesday in an area hospital.

John Bieniewicz, 44, was left in critical condition Saturday in Livonia after witnesses say he was punched in the head as he reached down for a red card.

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Michigan police have arrested two brothers in the 1989 murder of Shannon Siders, a teenager whose body was found in the Manistee National Forest three months after she disappeared.

Siders, of Newaygo, vanished in July 1989, and her murder remained unsolved. In 2011, a cold case team was assembled an investigators exhumed the teen’s body in 2012 in the search for more clues, Fox 17 reported.

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Suspects Paul and Matthew Jones, who were 17 and 19 at the time of Siders’ murder, were seen riding in a car with Siders the day she disappeared.

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Computers have brought us many great things. Online shopping. Streaming movies. Minecraft. And, lest we forget, variable speed limits.

If you're not familiar with variable speed limits, they're exactly what you'd think: traffic systems designed to change speed limits in a given area, based on weather, traffic, and other factors. Variable speed limits have been used in parts of the U.S. for over 50 years, with Michigan rolling out one of the country's first programs in 1962 (PDF).

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WASHINGTON – The Great Recession and the slow recovery have sharply widened the gap between the wealthiest Americans and everyone else, according to a study that underscores the unevenness of wealth gains since the recession ended.

The richest 5 percent had 24 times the wealth of the median household in 2013 — up substantially from 16.5 times as much in 2007, according to a study by University of Michigan researchers.

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FILE 2013: Explorer Steve Libert speaks on a fishing boat as dive teams prepare to inspect a site in northern Lake Michigan. A debris field at the bottom of Lake Michigan may be the remains of the long-lost Griffin, a vessel commanded by a 17th-century French explorer, said a shipwreck hunter who has sought the wreckage for decades.AP

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. – A debris field at the bottom of Lake Michigan may be the remains of the long-lost Griffin, a vessel commanded by a 17th-century French explorer, said a shipwreck hunter who has sought the wreckage for decades.

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The Obama administration claims that emails connected to Lois Lerner, the IRS official at the center of the Tea Party-targeting scandal, are lost forever because her computer hard drive crashed, but skeptics are pointing out the agency had a contract with a file-storage company.

House congressional investigators have requested emails from 2009 to 2011, when the IRS division led by Lerner began targeting for extra scrutiny Tea Party and other conservative nonprofits applying for tax-exempt status.

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An education union in Michigan is reportedly using a collection agency for nearly $400 in unpaid dues from a teacher whose contract expired last year.

Kimberle Byrd, a kindergarten teacher for Bangor Public Schools, received a May 27 notice from Account Receivable Solutions for $394.20 in unpaid dues in connection to the Michigan Education Association (MEA). Byrd, who could not be reached for comment Monday, told Michigan Capitol Confidential she thought she was effectively out of the union when her contract expired last year.

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An education union in Michigan is reportedly using a collection agency for nearly $400 in unpaid dues from a teacher whose contract expired last year.

Kimberle Byrd, a kindergarten teacher for Bangor Public Schools, received a May 27 notice from Account Receivable Solutions for $394.20 in unpaid dues in connection to the Michigan Education Association (MEA). Byrd, who could not be reached for comment Monday, told Michigan Capitol Confidential she thought she was effectively out of the union when her contract expired last year.

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JACKSON, Mich – Michigan authorities say a man tried to throw a football loaded with drugs and cellphones into the yard of a state prison.

According to state police Trooper Toby Baker, Sunday's throw in Jackson came up short with the football landing between two fences and not in the yard where prisoners exercise.

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An officer at the G. Robert Cotton Correctional Facility saw the man throw the football, and he was taken into custody.

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