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Two Genesee County Women Escape Would-Be-Abductors in 48 Hours [VIDEO]

Two seemingly unrelated cases of near-abduction have Genesee County women on high alert this week.

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Courtesy of Giggles the Pig for Flint Mayor
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‘Giggles the Pig’ Runs for Mayor of Flint

Running on the campaign slogan of “Putting the Pork Back in Government,” there is now a pig hoping to become the next mayor of Flint.

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Real needy or real shady?
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Local Panhandlers – To Give Or Not To Give? [VIDEO]

This is not the first time a news station has hit the streets to investigate local panhandlers. Just maybe the first time with such dramatic music. Watch as WNEM tries to help us answer the question should we give or not these panhandlers?

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Busted!
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Flint Mom Tells Police About Son’s Pot Stash After Cake Fight

You cannot have your cake and pot too. At least that is the case for one Flint teen. Police responded to a domestic call at a home on Stonegate Parkway this past Saturday. A woman was upset her 16-year-old son ate a piece of cake. How upset was she? Enough to out her pot smoking son to police. That must have been some cake!

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New Study Reveals Flint is Not the Hardest Place to Live in America

Here in Flint, we're used to getting beat up in the national media (and just beat up in general). We routinely top lists like "America's Most Violent City" and "Worst Place to Live," but a new study proves that living in Genesee County is far from the worst you could do.

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WNEM
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Flint Grandpa Charged With Animal Abuse After Boy Caught Throwing Puppy [VIDEO]

A viral video of a Flint 4-year-old throwing a puppy has led to animal abuse charges against the boys grandfather, Kevin Strange. While gramps is now behind bars, many are questioning what will happen to the unidentified boy in the video.

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Flint Police Bust Meth House Early This Morning

Flint police busted a meth house early this morning after receiving a call about possible drug activity. Officers arrived on the scene at roughly 1:00am and found supplies used in meth labs.

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Terry Crews on Flint
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Terry Crews Talks His First Job In Flint Before Becoming Famous On Jimmy Kimmel [VIDEO]

This is pretty awesome to watch. We all know that actor Terry Crews is from Flint and has been in a bunch of movies. Last night on Jimmy Kimmel Live he talked about being from Flint and his first job being the sketch artist for the biggest murder trial in Flint history. It's pretty cool to see, check it out!

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Flint Standoff
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SWAT Team Involved in Standoff on Flint’s North Side [VIDEO]

A SWAT team and more than a dozen Michigan State Police officers are in a standoff on Flint's north side. Police have confirmed Daron Gaylor Jr. is in the home involved and is wanted in connection with a a June 2 murder and wanted for questioning in a July 5 murder.

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Flint Farmers Market
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The New Flint Farmer’s Market Is Awesome [PICS]

This morning, the new Flint Farmer's Market officially opened with the ribbon cutting ceremony just after 8am. Hundreds of Flint residents showed up to support the new market. Check it out inside and out here and do a little shopping there to help support local businesses.

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Andrea Love
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Sun of a Beach Festival Recap [Photos]

The weather was perfect for the first Sun of a Beach Festival in Flint!  Live music echoing through the city, the aroma of grilled goodness from the food vendors and ice cold beer added up to another fantastic time downtown on the Flat Lot. 

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Cedar Point
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Cedar Point Employees Arrested After Fight, Including 7 From Flint [VIDEO]

Flint does indeed happen, and apparently Flint happened at Cedar Point early this past Sunday morning, like 3:15am early. Do you think alcohol could have been a factor? I wonder if any one took a picture of the brawl and put it in one of those little Cedar Point key chains?

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