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Eye Opener: Investigators bust alleged plot to kidnap Michigan governor

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Investigators say they broke up an elaborate domestic terror plot against Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer. Also, President Trump's doctor said he anticipates the president can safely resume public events as soon as Saturday. All that and all that matters in today's Eye Opener. Your world in 90 seconds.
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News video: Plot to Kidnap Michigan Gov. Whitmer Thwarted By FBI

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The FBI announced it has derailed a militia group’s plot to kidnap and assassinate Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer. Veuer’s TC Newman has more.

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