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Crews Responding To Fire On Alpine Avenue NW

 

UPDATE: (12 p.m.) The northbound lanes of Alpine Ave. have been reopened between 7 and 8 Mile Roads.

UPDATE: (11:40 a.m.) After an assessment by the HAZMAT team, fire crews were instructed to let the building burn due to danger from materials inside.

UPDATE: (11:10a.m.)HAZMAT crews are currently on the scene. And Alpine Ave. has been closed both north and southbound between 7 and 8 Mile Roads.

Fire crews are currently responding to a fire at a building on Alpine Avenue.

Crews were called to Fox Pools, located at 6411 Alpine Avenue, between 7 and 8 Mile Roads, just before 10 a.m. Alpine Ave. is being shut down near the scene of the blaze. 

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‘Rambo 5′ May Focus on Sylvester Stallone Fighting Mexican Cartels

Sylvester Stallone has had two great franchise characters, Rocky Balboa and John Rambo, and was able to resurrect both over the last decade successfully. But though Balboa's gloves are hung up (even if Stallone recently paid homage to that character), it looks like we're going to get a 'Rambo 5' that promises to be one of the most thoughtful of the series' sequels.

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CBS Fall 2014 Premieres: ‘The Big Bang Theory’ Replaces ‘How I Met Your Mother,’ ‘Elementary’ to October

Now that 'How I Met Your Mother' spinoff 'How I Met Your Dad' seems to have fallen through, the CBS lineup looks a little bereft of anything we might normally follow. And now with CBS' acquisition of Thursday Night Football, the full fall 2014 schedule looks a little jumbled with 'The Big Bang Theory' filling in for 'HIMYM' Mondays, while 'Elementary' and others move to October to accommodate football.

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‘Predator’ Getting Rebooted By ‘Iron Man 3′ Director Shane Black

Yep, Hollywood is planning a 'Predator' reboot. That shouldn't come as a surprise. What should come as a surprise is the man who has been hired to bring the project to life: Shane Black, the infamous screenwriter and director who already has a unique attachment to this franchise.

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Grand Rapids Makes National TV Again…Yawn.

Remember when no one outside of Kent County cared about Grand Rapids? When the only reason GR would be mentioned was when the fact that more Jello is eaten here per capita than any other American city. Those days are over. Really.

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168 Victims Of Child Sex Trafficking Rescued by FBI [Video]

The FBI announced yesterday the rescue of 168 children who were being pimped out to adults nationwide.

It turns out, the bust of a Grand Rapids area man for being involved in the sexual assault of a child was just the tip of the iceberg.

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Queen Elizabeth Visits the Iron Throne at the ‘Game of Thrones’ Belfast Studio

For those hoping Queen Elizabeth would one day sit on the Iron Throne, we're gonna spoil you now and say not at the moment. But she did visit the 'Game of Thrones' studio in Belfast, Ireland, for a meet and greet with some of the cast and crew of HBO's hit fantasy drama, and to glare at the famous seat of Westeros.

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Remembering the Phenomena of 1989′s ‘Batman’ 25 Years Later

‘Batman’ was a big enough moment in popular culture that, at one time, a perfectly reasonable sophomore in high school wanted to permanently attach a logo from a movie onto his only mode of transportation. And no other seemingly reasonable classmates of his were going to publicly disagree with this idea.

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What You’re Doing Wrong At Work

Think you're being a productive worker? Hitting all the right strides in order to enhance your career? Well, you may be making some critical mistakes on your journey to the top. Here's a list of just some things you may have backwards.

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Olivia’s Gift Beach Bash

Kelly Henrickson of Olivia's gift joined us on the show today to talk about the Beach Bash, which is coming up this Wednesday, and about what your donation for attending the party does to help their cause.

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Heart vs. 38 Special – Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame Finals

Heart take on 38 Special for the right to be inducted into the UCR Hall of Fame.

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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Think Like a Man Too’ Schools ‘Jersey Boys’

Unless your movie was named 'Jersey Boys,' this was a pretty excellent weekend at the box office for all parties involved. A new film opened big in the number one spot, last week's champions held on strong, and others continued to perform well further down the charts. But boy, it really kinda' sucks to be 'Jersey Boys.'

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