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Michigan coronavirus cases surpass 12,700; death toll now at 479

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How grocery stores are changing, keeping customers safe amid pandemic

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Watch live: Duggan to announce program to get Detroiters to testing

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Coronavirus live updates: Michigan adds nearly 2,000 cases in one day

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Map: Where are the coronavirus cases in Michigan?

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Legislature's in-person meetings put all of us at risk | Opinion

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Next Tigers star? Here is Baseball America's top MLB draft prospect -- Vanderbilt outfielder Austin Martin was also ranked No. 1 before the college baseball season in a mock draft by Baseball America. -- JEFF SEIDEL

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Coronavirus recovery doesn't look the same for all: What doctors are seeing -- Recovery from coronavirus takes about two weeks for people with mild illness. -- Health

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Ford reveals 2019 CEO salary, compensation for top executives -- Ford discloses salaries for its team, reflecting a $17.4 million compensation package for its CEO. -- Ford

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Detroit lights to honor those on coronavirus frontline -- Bedrock is partnering with Detroit building owners to light up the city skyline to salute doctors, police officers, grocery workers, more -- Detroit

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Detroit nurse is first health care worker to die of COVID-19 in metro Detroit -- Hospital employees in metro Detroit told the Free Press they are extremely concerned about getting sick and they don't have gear they need. -- Detroit

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Miggy powers Virtual Tigers to win; how will layoff affect him? -- The Virtual Detroit Tigers powered up for a win over the Indians on Friday afternoon, 4-0, thanks to a home run by Miguel Cabrera. -- Tigers

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CNN's Brooke Baldwin has COVID-19; Cuomo details impact -- CNN anchor Chris Cuomo says he's lost a shocking amount of weight in a short time span while battling the coronavirus: 13 pounds in 3 days.

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Now is the time to quit smoking in wake of coronavirus -- While your lungs won't immediately recover, your health will still improve quickly if you quit smoking today.

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Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard struggle with isolation -- Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard are couple goals, but even they have been "at each other's throats" while quarantining amid coronavirus.

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Here's what Drew Sharp wrote when MSU won the 2000 NCAA title -- Read late Free Press columnist Drew Sharp's column from Michigan State basketball's 2000 NCAA championship win over the Florida Gators.

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Watch the replay: Today's Tigers game livestream from 'MLB The Show 20' -- We are filling the baseball void by having Free Press sports writer Anthony Fenech stream the 2020 Detroit Tigers' season on "MLB The Show 20."

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FCA worker dies, totaling 9th loss, UAW confirms -- Fiat Chrysler continues deep cleaning as loss of UAW workers diagnosed with coronavirus continues. -- AUTOS

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How Michigan's stay home order is impacting legal weed sales -- Before Gov. Gretchen Whitmer issued a stay at home order, there was a rush to legal weed shops, but sales have seen big drop. -- Marijuana

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Canton man arrested for allegedly attacking wife with power saw -- A Canton man was charged on multiple counts of domestic assault Thursday after allegedly attacking and causing injuries to his wife and two children. -- Michigan

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Join Susan Tompor at 12 p.m. Monday for answers to questions about stimulus checks, taxes -- Free Press Personal Finance Columnist Susan Tompor will take questions about stimulus checks and income taxes. -- SUSAN TOMPOR

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Michigan's recruiting hot streak continues with Casey Phinney commitment -- Michigan football has picked up three commitments in two days, including Massachusetts linebacker Casey Phinney. -- Wolverines

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Detroit Lions player got out of New York just in time. Where he's seeking refuge -- Detroit Lions offensive lineman Oday Aboushi went to New York to help a few of his nine siblings fight COVID-19. -- Shawn Windsor

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Reviving MSU run game is mission for new OL coach Kapilovic -- Michigan State football struggled to run the ball the past two seasons. The Spartans' new offensive line coach Chris Kapilovic hope to fix that. -- Spartans

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Doctor who revealed tainted water in Flint has coronavirus -- Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha coughed a few times during a phone interview with the Free Press Thursday evening, but said she's recovering from COVID-19. -- Michigan

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New data reveals just how hard-hit Detroit, Wayne County are by COVID-19 -- Washtenaw County Health Department health officer: "Viruses like COVID-19 can highlight health disparities that are deeply rooted in our society." -- Health

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Detroit bus drivers scared after COVID-19 death, union head infected -- After disclosing that a Detroit bus driver had just died from COVID-19, transportation union president revealed he had tested positive. -- Detroit

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How you can help others in metro Detroit -- Here is a running list of ways to help each other in metro Detroit during the coronavirus crisis. -- Michigan

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Detroit emergency doctor's ventilator idea is getting global attention -- WIth looming equipment shortages amid coronavirus crisis, Detroit doctor's idea of sharing ventilators in spotlight -- Coronavirus

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Metro Detroit restaurant patriarch dies at 70 -- Edward Barbieri Jr., the patriarch of the Da Edoardo Restaurants family, died Thursday morning after a decade-long battle with lung disease. -- Mark Kurlyandchik

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I took a drive-thru coronavirus test. Here's what it's like -- A nagging cough and a fever led me to take a trip to Detroit's drive-thru coronavirus test site, where I found a short wait and a long swab. -- Detroit

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Death hits a Lowe's store and raises question of what's essential -- The Lowe's in Harper Woods took steps to keep shoppers and employees safe after the death. At other stores, garden shopping was business as usual. -- MICHIGAN BUSINESS

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Michigan QB Dylan McCaffrey among Heisman favorites with sportsbook -- Heck, he may not even be the starter in 2020. But Michigan football has a player listed among the favorites to win the Heisman Trophy. -- Wolverines

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Pistons have money to spend, so what should they do this offseason? -- The Detroit Pistons should have somewhere around $30 million to work with for trades and free agency. -- Pistons

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Stay-at-home violators now face $1,000 civil fine, too -- Violators of the governor's stay-at-home order could face up to a $1,000 civil fine, a $500 criminal fine and 90 days in jail together. -- Michigan

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Joint Venture: A newsletter about legalized pot in Michigan -- Marijuana in Michigan: Sign up for Joint Venture, a weekly newsletter focused on legalized pot in Michigan -- Marijuana

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Michigan football lands commitment from Orchard Lake St. Mary's punter -- Michigan football landed a commitment from punter Tommy Doman Jr. -- Wolverines

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Complete list of 2019 Detroit Free Press Top Workplaces -- Here are the lists of Detroit Free Press Top Workplaces, presented by Fifth Third Bank and Priority Health. -- TOP WORKPLACES

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The Henry Ford museum to lay off 80% of staff, cut pay -- The Henry Ford in Dearborn will temporarily lay off more than 80% of its employees and cut pay for others amid the novel coronavirus pandemic. -- Wayne

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Here's who's hiring during coronavirus outbreak -- Here is a list of companies hiring during the coronavirus outbreak in Michigan. -- Coronavirus

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Watch replay: Whitmer talks coronavirus pandemic during town hall -- Gov. Gretchen Whitmer answers questions from Michiganders about the novel coronavirus during a live one-hour town hall. -- Michigan

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Stay informed. Sign up for our elections newsletter here. -- Stay up to date on everything political as we approach the 2020 election.

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Where to get free food in metro Detroit during the coronavirus crisis -- To alleviate hunger during the coronavirus crisis, metro Detroit businesses and school districts are stepping in to ensure people are being fed.

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Michigan gas prices fall to $1.65 per gallon -- Some gas stations in metro Detroit were selling for less than a dollar, experts said.

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Legislature taking extraordinary safety measures Tuesday -- Lawmakers will have their temperatures taken amid other coronavirus precautions as they meet Tuesday to discuss extending Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's emergency orders

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MSU backs Tom Izzo, calls investigation allegations a 'smear' attempt -- An ESPN report Thursday accused Michigan State basketball coach Tom Izzo of investigating a sexual assault allegation against one of his players.

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