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How does the law define self-defense?

The Kent County jewelry store owners who opened fire on four men during a robbery attempt, shooting one of them, likely won't face charges.…
Todd Herring debuts the ArtPrize 2014 poster. (April 23, 2014)

ArtPrize unveils 2014 poster, artist grants

A Wednesday event unveiled the official poster for ArtPrize 2014, as well as a new set of grants for artists participating in the world's largest art competition.…
The Walker location where Hangar42 was to be developed. (File photos)

Court rules against Hangar42 backers

A state court has ruled against two men who attempted to develop a film studio in West Michigan, saying they are not entitled to a tax credit after being unable to get their project off the ground.…
Race organizers hold press conference on new events at Fifth Third River Bank Run. (April 23, 2014)

New events at 5/3 River Bank Run

Thousands of people are expected to descend on downtown Grand Rapids in about two weeks for the country's largest 25K race.…
The driver of a pickup truck that had a window shatter as he drove down the highway talks to Target 8.

What do the feds know about your car?

Target 8 is showing you how to find out about potentially dangerous vehicle defects, long before a recall is issued. Catch the story Thursday on 24 Hour News 8 at 6.…
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Georgia allows guns in bars, some schools

Georgia has expanded the places where licensed gun carriers can take their weapons, including bars and some churches, schools and government buildings.…
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Garden trends of 2014

Our garden guru at Flowerland breaks down trends for your garden and when to get started! …
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Dine out for life

A special one-day event allows you to eat at restaurants while supporting HIV and AIDS prevention programs. …
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Woman with oxygen tank denied flight home

A Florida woman says an airline worker at a North Carolina airport refused to allow her to fly home with an oxygen tank because she didn't have the proper paperwork.…
In this April 16, 2014 image from video Dr. Thiran Jayasundera, left, looks at Roger Pontz’s left eye as Pontz’s wife, Terri Pontz, right, looks on at the University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center. (AP Photo, Mike Householder)

Mich. man among 1st to get ‘bionic eye’

A few patients who have lost their sight due to a rare disorder are regaining some vision thanks to a procedure performed at the University of Michigan.…