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Anniversary of Ford’s birth honored

A series of special events were held in Grand Rapids Monday to commemorate the 101st anniversary of President Gerald R. Ford’s birth.

Matthew Devlieger. (July 10, 2014)

W MI tennis player aims for Paralympics

Four years after a scuba diving accident left him in a wheelchair, a West Michigan tennis player has aspirations to play in the Paralympics.

Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander throws to a Kansas City Royals batter in the first inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, July 13, 2014.

Royals rally for win over Tigers

A five-run seventh inning enabled the Royals to avoid a demoralizing four-game sweep against the Tigers on Sunday.

Traffic streaks by the supermoon as it rises behind the Memorial Bridge in Washington, Saturday, July 12. (AP photo)

Photos: Views of the supermoon

The supermoon phenomenon happens as the moon comes the closest to Earth and seems brighter and bigger than an average full moon.