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    LIVE STREAM: Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder delivers final State of the State address

    LIVE STREAM: Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder delivers final State of the State address


    Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder will deliver his final State of the State address on Tuesday night in Lansing.The speech is set for 7 p.m. ET - You can watch the speech on Local 4-WDIV or right here on ClickOnDetroit.com.The speech will be the eighth and final...

    Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder will deliver his final State of the State address on Tuesday night in Lansing.

    The speech is set for 7 p.m. ET - You can watch the speech on Local 4-WDIV or right here on ClickOnDetroit.com.

    The speech will be the eighth and final address for Rick Snyder as governor of Michigan, after taking office in 2011.

    Gov. Snyder is expected to speak on a number of topics, including taxes, insurance, education and water safety.

    Take a look back:

    Gov. Rick Snyder delivers his 7th State of the State Address

    Gov. Rick Snyder's 2016 State of the State Address

    Rochester Hills City Council approves child daycare at controversial intersection

    Rochester Hills City Council approves child daycare at controversial intersection


    UPDATE: Rochester Hills City Council approved building of daycare in a 6-1 vote early Tuesday.On Monday, residents packed the City Council meeting to voice concerns about the proposed early child daycare.Many people believe the proposed location of the...

    UPDATE: Rochester Hills City Council approved building of daycare in a 6-1 vote early Tuesday.

    On Monday, residents packed the City Council meeting to voice concerns about the proposed early child daycare.

    Many people believe the proposed location of the new facility will bring more issues to what they call an already dangerous intersection.

    The Rochester Hills community is split. Half wanted the council to vote yes, the other insisted on no.

    The developer of Premiere Academy Daycare wants to build at the corner of Adams and Tienken roads on just under 2 acres. Those against the proposal told the council the key factor is traffic. They believe the intersection is already congested.

    They pointed to five accidents nearby in just one week, including the critical crash involving Oakland County Deputy David Hack. But the developer's team insists that's unrelated.

    The developer said it conducted a traffic impact study one day and it proved there will be minimal to no impact. Residents aren't buying it.

    "This land is commercial, and it will be developed either by a local developer who cares about the community or a national group," said Julie Nemeth, of Premiere Academy.

    People are concerned there will be an increase in traffic and drivers will be forced to wait longer to make turns in the area.

    You can watch Jermont Terry's full story in the video posted above.

    POLL: After 7 years, Michigan voters are split on Snyder's job performance

    POLL: After 7 years, Michigan voters are split on Snyder's job performance


    More Michigan voters have an unfavorable opinion than have a favorable opinion of Gov. Rick Snyder.That's according to a new survey of likely November 2018 Michigan General Election voters commissioned by the Detroit News and WDIV Local 4. According to...

    More Michigan voters have an unfavorable opinion than have a favorable opinion of Gov. Rick Snyder.

    That's according to a new survey of likely November 2018 Michigan General Election voters commissioned by the Detroit News and WDIV Local 4. According to the survey, 35.8 percent of Michigan voters have a favorable opinion of Snyder while 47.5 percent have an unfavorable opinion of him.

    RELATED: 55 percent of Michigan voters disapprove of President Trump

    White voters are split on Snyder by a margin of 41.1 percent favorable to 42.6 percent unfavorable. But Black voters have an unfavorable impression by a margin of 12.0 percent to 73.3 percent.

    More key findings from the survey: Independent voters are narrowly split on Snyder with 37.9 percent favorable to 42.8 percent unfavorable. By a margin of 42.5 percent to 42.0 percent, Michigan voters are split on whether they approve or disapprove of Snyder's job performance. While 13.5 percent strongly approve, 25.5 percent strongly disapprove. The gender differences that apply to President Trump's performance do not apply to Governor Snyder. Men approve of Snyder by a margin of 45.9 percent to 42.4 percent. Women disapprove of Snyder by a margin of 39.4 percent to 41.7 percent. Independent voters approve of Snyder by a narrow margin of 40.7 percent to 36.6 percent.

    When asked if Michigan was better, worse or the same since Gov. Snyder took office in 2011:

    34.5 percent said Michigan was better off. 32.7 percent said Michigan was the same. 26.2 percent said Michigan was worse off.

    SURVEY METHODOLOGY

    The Glengariff Group, Inc. conducted a 600 sample survey of likely November 2018 Michigan General Election voters. The live operator telephone survey has a margin of error of +/-4.0 percent with a 95 percent level of confidence. Data collection was conducted on January 16-19, 2018. 65 percent of respondents were contacted via landline telephone. 35 percent of respondents were contacted via cell phone telephone.

    This survey was commissioned by the Detroit News and WDIV Local 4.

    View the full results of the survey here:

    POLL: 55 percent of Michigan voters disapprove of President Trump

    POLL: 55 percent of Michigan voters disapprove of President Trump


    Michigan voters have a sharply unfavorable view of President Donald Trump by a margin of 34.8 percent favorable to 55.8 percent unfavorable.That's according to a new survey of likely November 2018 Michigan General Election voters commissioned by the...

    Michigan voters have a sharply unfavorable view of President Donald Trump by a margin of 34.8 percent favorable to 55.8 percent unfavorable.

    That's according to a new survey of likely November 2018 Michigan General Election voters commissioned by the Detroit News and WDIV Local 4.

    RELATED: After 7 years, Michigan voters are split on Snyder's job performance

    The survey also found Independent voters have an unfavorable view of Trump by a margin of 28.3 percent favorable to 49.7 percent unfavorable.

    More key findings from the survey: While men have an unfavorable view by a margin of 41.7 percent to 50.3 percent, women have an unfavorable view of Trump by a margin of 28.5 percent to 60.9 percent -- a 32.4 percent difference. Moreover, the survey found 66 percent of SE Michigan women strongly disapprove President Trump's performance. Michigan voters disapprove of President Trump's job performance by a margin of 39.5 percent approve to 54.3 percent disapprove. While 22.3 percent strongly approve of his performance, 47.3 percent of Michigan voters strongly disapprove of his performance. By a margin of 35.9 percent to 51.1 percent, Independent voters disapprove of President Trump's performance. 35.9 percent of Independent voters strongly disapprove of his performance while only 14.5 percent strongly approve. Men are split on Trump's performance with 46.5 percent approving and 47.2 percent disapproving. But there is no split among female voters -- 33.0 percent of female voters approve of the President's performance while 60.9 percent disapprove of his performance. Moreover, 53.5 percent of female voters STRONGLY DISAPPROVE of the President's performance. Outstate women disapprove of his performance by a margin of 44.0 percent to 48.0 percent. But Metro Detroit women disapprove of his performance by a margin of 22.8 percent to 72.2 percent -- with 66.0 percent of Metro Detroit women STRONGLY DISAPPROVING of the President's performance. When asked to give President Trump a grade, 38.5 percent of voters give him an F while only 13.5 percent of voters give him an A. Finally, 33.7 percent of voters give President Trump and A or B and 51.7 percent of voters give President Trump a D or F. 54% say President Trump is not qualified for job

    Voters also were asked if President Trump was or was not qualified to be president. By a margin of 41.8 percent to 54.0 percent, Michigan voters say President Trump is not qualified to be President of the United States.

    89.1 percent of Democratic voters believe he is not qualified while 90.1 percent of Republican voters believe he is qualified. By a margin of 40.0 percent to 50.3 percent, Independent voters do not believe he is qualified to be President. Men are split by a margin of 48.3 percent to 47.9 percent saying he is qualified. But women strongly believe President Trump is not qualified to be President by a margin of 35.9 percent to 59.6 percent.

    SURVEY METHODOLOGY

    The Glengariff Group, Inc. conducted a 600 sample survey of likely November 2018 Michigan General Election voters. The live operator telephone survey has a margin of error of +/-4.0 percent with a 95 percent level of confidence. Data collection was conducted on January 16-19, 2018. 65 percent of respondents were contacted via landline telephone. 35 percent of respondents were contacted via cell phone telephone.

    This survey was commissioned by the Detroit News and WDIV Local 4.

    View the full results of the survey here:

    Wayne County Executive Warren Evans announces run for re-election

    Wayne County Executive Warren Evans announces run for re-election


    Wayne County Executive Warren Evans went in front of supporters and community leaders Monday to announce he will run for re-election in 2018."Three years ago, Wayne County sat on the verge of bankruptcy. We were the poster child for poorly run...

    Wayne County Executive Warren Evans went in front of supporters and community leaders Monday to announce he will run for re-election in 2018.

    "Three years ago, Wayne County sat on the verge of bankruptcy. We were the poster child for poorly run government, it was a complete mess," Evans said. "We've restored fiscal stability and integrity. We've earned people's trust and improving every day, but the degree of change we're instilling takes more than four years. We've laid the foundation, but there's a lot of work to do."

    Evans spoke about restoring financial stability to the county and working on the structural and annual deficits. His administration also worked on the new jail deal after the stalled plan at the Gratiot site.

    "I'm not only proud of what we've done, I'm proud of how we've done it," Evans said. "Working together we're building something special, but we're just scratching the surface of where we can take Wayne County."

    Evans talked about what he hopes to bring to Wayne County if voters re-elect him.

    "We're going to live within our means, but we're going to invest in roads and bridges, build on our wonderful parks system, and use surpluses to properly fund our pensions," Evans said. "And as we run a smarter, more efficient operation, we're going to find a way to invest in our people. They've borne the brunt of the tough times, and we've got to reward their hard work and sacrifice."

    21-year-old man killed in drive-by shooting on Detroit's east side

    21-year-old man killed in drive-by shooting on Detroit's east side


    A 21-year-old man was killed Monday in a drive-by shooting on Detroit's east side.The shooting happened at 6:45 p.m. Monday near the intersection of Gunston Street and East McNichols Road, police said.The man left a restaurant near the area and got into...

    A 21-year-old man was killed Monday in a drive-by shooting on Detroit's east side.

    The shooting happened at 6:45 p.m. Monday near the intersection of Gunston Street and East McNichols Road, police said.

    The man left a restaurant near the area and got into his car, police said. When he stopped at a red light, another car pulled up next to him, and someone from inside the second car shot the man, officials said.

    Police said the man drove a short distance after being shot before stopping in his car. He was found with multiple gunshot wounds.

    Officials said they are searching for a black Escalade with tinted windows in connection with the shooting. It was last seen driving north on Gunston Streeet.

    Anyone with information is asked to call the Detroit Police Department at 313-596-2200.

    Stay with ClickOnDetroit for updates.

    Ann Arbor ranked No. 1 place to live in 2018


    After ranking on Livability's Top 100 Best Places to Live list for the last five years, Ann Arbor has finally snagged the No. 1 spot in 2018.According to its website, Livability is "one of the leading online resources used for researching communities."It...

    After ranking on Livability's Top 100 Best Places to Live list for the last five years, Ann Arbor has finally snagged the No. 1 spot in 2018.

    According to its website, Livability is "one of the leading online resources used for researching communities."

    It takes into consideration a variety of factors, including education, health care and infrastructure.


    Locals practice their swing moves at Dancing in the Streets on Sept. 3, 2017 (Photo: Meredith Bruckner)

    Here's how Ann Arbor ranked this year in the following topics:

    Amenities: 82
    Civic: 86
    Demographics: 51
    Economy: 64
    Education: 89
    Health: 77
    Housing: 58
    Infrastructure: 45

    Read how Livability ranks city data here.


    The Universal Access Playground's ribbon-cutting ceremony at Gallup Park on Sept. 17, 2017 (Photo: Meredith Bruckner)

    Manhattan, Kansas, trailed Ann Arbor by one point, and Corvallis, Oregon, came in third place.

    Considering Ann Arbor's vibrant culture, endless shows, beautiful public parks, excellent public schools, award-winning restaurants and all that University of Michigan brings to the town, it seems it was only a matter of time before it made the top of the list.

    A view of the Huron River (Photo: Meredith Bruckner)

    See the complete list of Top 100 Best Places to Live here.

    Registry opening for residents of Flint exposed to lead

    Registry opening for residents of Flint exposed to lead


    Pre-registration has opened for a registry of Flint residents exposed to lead during the water crisis that has plagued the city.Michigan State University is using federal funds to help establish the voluntary registry. It will connect people to programs...

    Pre-registration has opened for a registry of Flint residents exposed to lead during the water crisis that has plagued the city.

    Michigan State University is using federal funds to help establish the voluntary registry. It will connect people to programs designed to minimize health problems.

    The East Lansing school on Monday announced the update about the registry, saying pre-enrollment may be done online . The school in August got $3.2 million - the first installment of a four-year, $14.4 million grant - from the Centers for Disease Control for the registry.

    Health officials say exposure to the toxin can affect children's brain development.

    In 2014 and 2015, Flint didn't properly treat corrosive water that was pulled from the Flint River. As a result, lead in old pipes contaminated the water.

    USA Gymnastics board announces resignation of chairman, vice chairman amid Nassar case

    USA Gymnastics board announces resignation of chairman, vice chairman amid Nassar case


    USA Gymnastics announced today the immediate resignation of multiple executive board members amid the sentencing hearing for Larry Nassar."USA Gym Board of Directors executive leadership - Chairman Paul Parilla, Vice Chairman Jay Binder & Treasurer Bitsy...

    USA Gymnastics announced today the immediate resignation of multiple executive board members amid the sentencing hearing for Larry Nassar.

    "USA Gym Board of Directors executive leadership - Chairman Paul Parilla, Vice Chairman Jay Binder & Treasurer Bitsy Kelley - tendered their resignations, effective Jan. 21, 2018. The Board of Directors will identify an interim chairperson until a permanent selection is named."

    "We support their decisions to resign at this time. We believe this step will allow us to more effectively move forward in implementing change within our organization." - Kerry Perry, president and CEO.

    "As the board identifies its next chair and fills the vacant board positions, we remain focused on working every day to ensure that our culture, policies and actions reflect our commitment to those we serve." - Kerry Perry, president and CEO.

    WATCH: Day 5 of victims addressing former doctor Larry Nassar at sentencing in sexual abuse cases

    WATCH: Day 5 of victims addressing former doctor Larry Nassar at sentencing in sexual abuse cases


    Over 100 victims are expected to appear and speak during the sentencing hearing for former gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar who has plead guilty to several counts of sexual abuse and assault.Nassar has plead guilty to abusing young girls for decades. His...

    Over 100 victims are expected to appear and speak during the sentencing hearing for former gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar who has plead guilty to several counts of sexual abuse and assault.

    Nassar has plead guilty to abusing young girls for decades. His main sentencing hearing started on Tuesday and is expected to last at least four days with nearly 100 victims speaking.

    LIVE STREAM: Sentencing, victim statements expected in Larry Nassar case

    WATCH: Day 1 of victims addressing former doctor Larry Nassar at sentencing in sexual abuse cases

    WATCH: Day 2 of victims addressing former doctor Larry Nassar at sentencing in sexual abuse cases

    WATCH: Day 3 of victims addressing former doctor Larry Nassar at sentencing in sexual abuse cases

    WATCH: Day 4 of victims addressing former doctor Larry Nassar at sentencing in sexual abuse cases

    Below you'll find victim statements as they are being made. This list will be updated throughout the day. ( Warning: Strong, disturbing language in videos )

    Bailey Lorencen gave the defense attorneys a lashing for aggressively questioning young victims telling them they wasted their law degrees on a despicable man.

    The defense attorney objected. The judge told the defense they should have thick enough skin to handle it.

    "I even saw the two of you smile," Lorencen said. "I am so confused by your career path and I do not respect you or your choices."

    Watch her statement below:

    Valerie Webb said she began seeing Nassar when she was 10 years old and suffered a back injury.

    "The so called 'treatment' never made my back feel better," Webb said.

    Watch her statement below:

    Whitney Mergens said she felt lucky when they were able to get an appointment with Nassar.

    "I quit gymnastics shortly after that," Mergens said.

    Watch her statement below:

    Marta Stern said her childhood admiration of Nassar led her to becoming a physical therapist.

    "You are supposed to be able to implicitly trust a doctor; instead you broke ethical codes, your Hippocratic Oath, as well as all universal precautions for your own twisted desire," Stern said.

    Watch her statement below:

    Clasina Syrovy asked Nassar if he had any idea how many women he abused.

    "You saw a way to take advantage of your position -- the all mighty and trusted gymnastics doctor," Syrovy said. "Shame on you Larry."

    Watch here statement below:

    Emma Ann Miller, 15, addressed Nassar, drawing drew cheers, laughs and applause from those in court.

    "Don't get too excited Larry, you will probably never talk to a woman again accept for one holding a gun, a Taser and a billy club," Miller said.

    Watch her statement below:

    Amanda Smith told the court that the survivors of Nassar's abuse are equals.

    "I may not be an Olympian or a Big Ten athlete, but I have a voice," Smith said.

    Watch her statement below:

    Taylor Livingston told the court that Nassar was a monster and said that many were responsible for allowing so many women to be abused.

    "Reputations can be deceiving and his most certainly was," Livingston said. "This sad excuse for a man is not the only one who is to blame for all of this.

    Watch her statement below:

    Kamerin Moore spoke directly to the defendant saying she almost didn't speak at the sentencing because she didn't want to subject her unborn child to even being in the same room as a monster.

    "It took too long to get to this place where you'll finally have to suffer these consequences alone and afraid, but that to me is still a great victory," Moore said.

    Watch her statement below:

    Krista Wakeman told the court that Nassar manipulated entire families into believing he was a good doctor.

    "Because of you and your actions, I am terrified to allow my daughter to become a gymnast one day," Wakeman said.

    Watch here statement below:

    Paula Daniels spoke on behalf of her daughter, Samantha Daniels, who is currently serving in the military.

    "Someone needed to protect us," Daniels said.

    Watch the statement below: