Credit card number stolen at Taco Bell

FRUITPORT TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) – A Taco Bell employee is suspected of using at least one customer’s credit card number to run up huge bill…

BCPD: Mary J. Blige’s father stabbed

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (WOOD) — The father of R&B singer Mary J. Blige was hospitalized Thursday after he was stabbed outside his apartment by …

Hastings PD Chief Jerry Sarver to retire

HASTINGS, Mich. (WOOD) — Hastings Police Chief Jerry Sarver says he plans to retire this spring. Sarver announced the retirement, effective …

Snyder: Increase employment-based visas

DETROIT (WOOD) – Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder was in Detroit Thursday to announce a new initiative that will entice immigrant talent to Detroit…

Stabenow helps lead Asian carp plan

GRANDVILLE, Mich. (WOOD) – U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow is joining forces with conservation leaders to stop the Asian carp from threatening the…

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Jones replaces Rolls as commissioner

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) – A new Kent County commissioner has been appointed to replace the man who resigned last year amidst criminal all…

Snowy roads lead to morning crashes

CASCADE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) – Snow-covered and slippery roads led to many crashes and slide-offs around West Michigan Thursday morning. H…

Knife-wielding man robs 7-11 store

OSHTEMO TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) – A 7-11 store was robbed in Kalamazoo County early Thursday morning, police said. Sheriff’s deputies were di…

Police: 2 teens steal school van

WALKERVILLE, Mich. (WOOD) – Two teenagers are accused of stealing a school district van and crashing through the locked gate at the bus faci…

Michigan tops Iowa 75-67

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Nik Stauskas started the quick flurry with a 3-pointer from the left corner, and that was followed by another famili…

Bucks beat Pistons 104-101

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Every shot Caron Butler made helped dull the pain of a recent root canal. Ending a nine-game losing streak? That gave the M…

Red Wings beat Blackhawks in shootout

DETROIT (AP) — Darren Helm scored on Detroit’s sixth attempt in the shootout and Jonas Gustavsson stopped Andrew Shaw’s shot, lifting the De…

Daybreak: Your energy questions answered

  GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) – This winter’s extremely cold temperatures have driven up many people’s energy bills. On “24 Hour News 8 Daybr…

Sapp to Teleka Patrick: Find new church

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WOOD) — Teleka Patrick was kicked out of the church pastored by Marvin Sapp — who she is accused of stalking — three month…

Police: Boy stabs principal with pencil

DOUGLAS, Mich. (WOOD) — An elementary school student allegedly used a pencil to stab his principal in the nose Wednesday. Just before 1 p.m.…

Video: Teleka Patrick press conference

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WOOD) — The Kalamazoo County Sheriff’s Department released new information Wednesday about missing doctor Teleka Patrick. …