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MSU's Simon passes on raise as Nassar controversy brews

MSU’s Simon passes on raise as Nassar controversy brewsMSU trustees met as controversy swirls about the school’s handling of sexual assault allegations against former sports Dr. Larry Nassar
  • Michigan
  • 8 hours, 41 minutes ago
Detroit

Freep’s Henderson fired after probe into behavior

Freep’s Henderson fired after probe into behaviorPulitzer Prize-winning journalist says he was “stunned” by the termination
  • Detroit
  • 16 hours, 57 minutes ago
Politics

GOP clash with Democrats on tax compromise benefits

GOP clash with Democrats on tax compromise benefitsMichigan GOP lawmakers tout savings for a typical family, while Democrats say it hurts middle class, guts health mandate
  • Politics
  • 8 hours, 53 minutes ago
Michigan

Skelton case: Police want to talk with Montana man

Skelton case: Police want to talk with Montana manPolice are checking whether the discovery of bones is connected to three missing brothers in Michigan
  • Michigan
  • 8 hours, 53 minutes ago
Lottery

Michigan Lottery for Friday, Dec. 15
These numbers were drawn Friday:

Michigan Lottery for Friday, Dec. 15These numbers were drawn Friday:
  • Lottery
  • 8 hours, 54 minutes ago
Michigan

Michigan charities kick into high gear

Michigan charities kick into high gearIn year of national need, nonprofits hope there’s lots left to give
  • Michigan
  • 8 hours, 54 minutes ago
Obituary

Arbor Drugs founder Eugene Applebaum dies at 81

Arbor Drugs founder Eugene Applebaum dies at 81Detroit native who trained to be a pharmacist and became a successful businessman and a major philanthropist
  • Obituary
  • 10 hours, 16 minutes ago
Red Wings

Red Wings 3, Maple Leafs 1

Red Wings 3, Maple Leafs 1Red Wings 3, Maple Leafs 1
  • Red Wings
  • 7 hours, 50 minutes ago
Detroit

Eminem drops by ‘Mom’s Spaghetti’ pop-up at The Shelter

Eminem drops by ‘Mom’s Spaghetti’ pop-up at The ShelterUnion Joints catering served 100 pounds of pasta in the first few hours of the weekend-long pop-up shop
  • Detroit
  • 12 hours, 31 minutes ago
News

Santa at Delta Airlines

Santa at Delta AirlinesBill Neelsen, Sr., of Taylor, portrays Santa Claus as he greets more than 65 kids with life-threatening illnesses after they disembark from Delta Airlines Flight 8247 at Metro Airport. The event is facilitated by Silverliners.
  • News
  • 13 hours, 7 minutes ago
Michigan

Lou Anna Simon’s letter to MSU faculty, staff

Lou Anna Simon’s letter to MSU faculty, staff“To the brave young women who came forward about Nassar, you have my deepest thanks, respect, and sympathy”
  • Michigan
  • 13 hours, 35 minutes ago
News

Photos of the day

Photos of the dayPhotos of the day
  • News
  • 15 hours, 39 minutes ago
Politics

Few cities have pot laws as licensing requests begin

Few Michigan cities have pot laws as licensing requests beginThe state starts accepting medical pot business license requests Friday, but not every community allows them yet
  • Politics
  • 15 hours, 59 minutes ago
Flint Water Crisis

McLaren official: Lyon untruthful in Legionella release

McLaren official: Lyon untruthful in Legionella releaseJulie Borowski testified that she and others at McLaren tried to get state officials to get involved in the outbreak
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 18 hours, 21 minutes ago
Michigan

UM regents oppose Israel sanctions
The Ann Arbor News reports that six of the eight regents signed a statement Thursday that says they oppose action

University of Michigan regents oppose Israel sanctionsThe Ann Arbor News reports that six of the eight regents signed a statement Thursday that says they oppose action
  • Michigan
  • 18 hours, 30 minutes ago
Oakland County

Married couple dies in Novi house fire

Married couple dies in Novi house fireBarbara Garner, 61, and her husband, Kenneth Garner, 66, died inside their home on East Lake Drive
  • Oakland County
  • 19 hours, 37 minutes ago
Michigan

Man gets life for shooting deaths outside Mich. Walmart
Second man convicted of murder in shooting deaths of two men outside a the Walmart store has been sentenced

Man gets life for shooting deaths outside Michigan WalmartSecond man convicted of murder in shooting deaths of two men outside a the Walmart store has been sentenced
  • Michigan
  • 20 hours, 49 minutes ago
Michigan

Judge blocks license suspensions of poor due to fines
Civil rights group says SOS is running “wealth-based” scheme in which poor people are having licenses suspended

Judge blocks license suspensions of poor due to unpaid finesCivil rights group says SOS is running “wealth-based” scheme in which poor people are having licenses suspended
  • Michigan
  • 20 hours, 54 minutes ago
News

Christmas comes early at COTS

Christmas comes early at COTSAmazon surprised the Coalition on Temporary Shelter on Thursday with over $15,000 in gifts.
  • News
  • 20 hours, 57 minutes ago
Michigan

Foundation awards $180K grant for grayling study

Foundation awards $180K grant for grayling studyA private grant has been awarded for a campaign to restore the arctic grayling to northern Michigan waters.
  • Michigan
  • 21 hours, 26 minutes ago
Michigan

AAA: 3.5M from Mich. to travel over holidays

AAA: 3.5M from Mich. to travel over holidaysMichigan will see a 3.4 percent increase from last year’s holiday period, the organization said
  • Michigan
  • 21 hours, 28 minutes ago
Michigan

Police order tests of remains for link to Mich. boys

Police order tests of remains for link to Mich. boysBones and teeth found in a shed are estimated to be same ages of Morenci brothers who disappeared seven years ago
  • Michigan
  • 12 hours, 28 minutes ago
Detroit

Detroit police investigating infant death
The mother of the 3-month-old girl told police she found the baby unresponsive early Friday

Detroit police investigating infant deathThe mother of the 3-month-old girl told police she found the baby unresponsive early Friday
  • Detroit
  • 22 hours, 5 minutes ago
Wayne County

Mich. State trooper's car hit while at crash site

Mich. State trooper’s car hit at crash siteThe trooper was investigating a crash when someone rear-ended him
  • Wayne County
  • 23 hours, 24 minutes ago
Lottery

Michigan Lottery for Thursday, Dec. 14
These numbers were drawn Thursday:

Michigan Lottery for Thursday, Dec. 14These numbers were drawn Thursday:
  • Lottery
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Michigan

Michigan’s aging gas pipelines raise safety concerns

Michigan’s aging gas pipelines raise safety concernsSince 2006, Consumers Energy has reported at least 21 pipeline incidents to the federal government
  • Michigan
  • 21 hours, 57 minutes ago
Detroit

Granted retrial in ’71 murder, ex-inmate tastes freedom

Granted retrial in ’71 murder, ex-inmate tastes freedom‘Right now the only thing I’m mostly thinking about is breathing fresh air,’ Richard Phillips says after his release
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Michigan

MSU weighs pay hike for president amid Nassar fallout

MSU weighs pay hike for president, medical school dean takes leave amid Nassar falloutMSU President Lou Anna Simon is expected to get a vote of confidence and potentially a pay raise Friday
  • Michigan
  • 22 hours, 5 minutes ago
Wayne County

Fans flock to ‘Last Jedi’ in Southgate

Fans flock to ‘Last Jedi’ in SouthgatePublic premiere of eighth installment of “Star Wars” epic draws devotees
  • Wayne County
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Detroit

Christmas comes early courtesy of Amazon

Christmas comes early courtesy of AmazonChristmas comes early courtesy of Amazon
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Politics

Prosecutors, cops split on Nassar charges

Prosecutors, cops split on Nassar chargesWhitmer denies police chief’s claim that her office initially hesitated to prosecute Larry Nassar for sexual misconduct
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Detroit

Christmas comes early for families at Detroit shelter

Christmas comes early for families at Detroit shelterAmazon creates winter wonderland, stocks shelter with essentials and toys
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Oakland County

Go Fund Me started for couple killed in I-275 crash

Go Fund Me started for couple killed in I-275 crashThe couple, who were engaged to be married, leave behind three children, ages 7, 13, and 15
  • Oakland County
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Detroit

45 years later, murder conviction may be erased for Detroit man

45 years later, murder conviction may be erased for Detroit manRichard Phillips, 71, imprisoned since 1972, was released after having his case taken up by the Michigan Innocence Council. His conviction was thrown out and he is free on bond while prosecutors appeal a decision that granted him a new trial.
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Detroit

GOP tax overhaul could aid Detroit bid for MLS team

GOP tax overhaul could aid Detroit bid for MLS teamDetroit is only MLS finalist not planning to build new stadium; two other cities counting on key tax break that may die
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Business

Detroit’s new $1B skyscraper to be ‘city within a city’

Detroit’s new $1B skyscraper to be ‘city within a city’The future $900M mixed-use development will include a building that will be the tallest in Detroit
  • Business
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Politics

Stabenow proposes bill to reform VA health care

Stabenow proposes bill to reform VA health careSenator says Veterans Choice program delays treatment for veterans and payments for health care providers
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Politics

Driver fee forgiveness plan stalled in Legislature

Driver fee forgiveness plan stalled in LegislatureRepublican Gov. Rick Snyder and GOP legislative leaders are at odds over a plan to forgive “driver responsibility fees”
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
News

Westland concert club worker confirmed with hep A

Westland concert club worker confirmed with hep AWayne County's health department confirmed on Thursday a Westland service worker has hepatitis A.
  • News
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Politics

EPA seeks advice on ‘dumb and dangerous’ lead rule

EPA seeks advice on ‘dumb and dangerous’ lead ruleThe Environmental Protection Agency is seeking advice on what Gov. Snyder has called a “dumb and dangerous” lead rule
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Michigan

Michigan residents can track snowplows online

Michigan residents can track snowplows onlineThe Michigan Department of Transportation is allowing residents to track snowplows and watch them at work via webcam
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Detroit

J.L. Hudson site development starting

J.L. Hudson site development startingJ.L. Hudson site development starting
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Michigan

Postage stamp to honor Sleeping Bear Dunes lakeshore

Postage stamp to honor Sleeping Bear Dunes lakeshore in 2018The illustration features a sweeping view of a sandy beach, lapping Lake Michigan waves and towering dunes
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
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