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Today Marks The 50th Anniversary of The Apollo 1 Fire, Which Claimed The Life of Grand Rapids Astronaut Roger Chaffee [Video]

When touring the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum, there is a replica of the Apollo capsule used to fly men to the moon. In this age of technology, I noticed how primitive the capsule appeared. It also made it painfully there was little room for error when trying to escape from it in an emergency.

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Mayor Rosalynn Bliss via Facebook
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Mayor Bliss Shares Experience With Sexism and Her Way of Dealing With It [Video]

Mayor Bliss spoke last night at the Progressive Women’s Alliance event which was held at The Pyramid Scheme downtown Grand Rapids; it was there she revealed that had experience sexism, first as a City Commissioner and then as mayor...

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Michigan Turns 180 Years Old Today. What Are Your Favorite Things About Our Home State?

Although it doesn't look a day over 170, our grand old state has been in the union for 180 years.

Since 1837 we've been serving up unsalted beaches and rolling green hills.

So Reddit asked its readers what they love best about our state. Their answers were both heartwarming and funny.

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Handwritten ‘American Pie’ Lyrics, Michael Jackson’s Glove Are On The Auction Block

The hand-written lyrics to a rock classic are expected to fetch at least 100-thousand dollars at auction tomorrow.

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Governor Dean Campaigns Before Monday's Primary
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Is There A Peeping Tom In Jenison?

A man caught peering into windows on a surveillance camera has left residents in Jenison a little concerned.

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Rare ‘Clear Ice’ Phenomenon Makes It Appear Michigan Man Is Walking On Water

Last weekend, following three days of calm winds and 8 degree temperatures, a rare condition called 'clear ice' froze Lake Charlevoix outside Andre Poineau's Boyne City home.

The resulting photograph has caused quite a stir online.

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Northern Michigan Beach Makes NatGeo’s List Of The World’s Best

If nothing else, Saturday's sudden blast of warm weather got you thinking of the summer. At least a little bit.

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Donald Trump Is Sworn In As 45th President Of The United States
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Read and Watch Donald Trump’s Full Inaugural Speech Here

Donald Trump was officially sworn in as the 45th President of the United States on Friday. Here is the full text of his remarks after taking the oath of office.

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Inauguration Day 2017: A Schedule of Events

After one of the most contentious presidential campaigns in memory, Donald J. Trump will be sworn in as President of the United States on Friday, January 20, 2017. Inaugural events are scheduled throughout the weekend. Here is a look at what to expect:

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Watch the Inauguration of Donald Trump Live Right Here

On Friday, January 20, 2017, Donald Trump with take the oath of office to become the 45th president of the United States.

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President Obama Holds Final News Conference At The White House
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More Michiganders Pardoned by President Obama Just Before Leaving Office

This week, President Obama has officially pardoned more people than any other president in our nation's history. With 273 more people being given another chance this week, his last in office, Obama's commutation record has hit a whopping 1,597 people pardoned! More pardons than the last 12 presidents COMBINED!

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George and Barbara Bush
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George Bush Sr. and Wife, Barbara, Hospitalized in Houston

The former president is in the ICU, but is "stable and resting comfortably."

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