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Severe weather, possible tornadoes on the way

Severe weather, possible tornadoes on the way to southern MichiganDamaging winds, possibility of tornadoes could be on tap as early as Friday evening, National Weather Service says
  • Michigan
  • 1 hour, 46 minutes ago
Politics

DeVos: Fight ‘establishment’ on college campuses

DeVos: Fight ‘establishment’ on college campusesEducation Secretary Betsy DeVos said the fight against the education establishment should be waged on college campuses
  • Politics
  • 2 hours, 35 minutes ago
Michigan

Store poisonings suspect OK’d for trial

Store poisonings suspect OK’d for trialA judge has ruled a Michigan man accused of poisoning unpackaged food at grocery stores competent to stand trial
  • Michigan
  • 4 hours, 34 minutes ago
Politics

GOP rep cancels call for Michigan House speaker probe

GOP lawmaker cancels call for Michigan House Speaker probeRep. Dave Pagel said he is concerned by allegations of ‘improper pressuring for votes to change’ by Speaker Tom Leonard
  • Politics
  • 6 hours, 56 minutes ago
Michigan

Republican tax cut plan fails in Michigan House

Republican tax cut plan fails in Michigan HouseHouse Speaker Tom Leonard was struggling Wednesday to round up votes for a revised plan to slash personal income taxes.
  • Michigan
  • 16 hours, 47 minutes ago
Flint Water Crisis

Flint plan for $100M in fed funding advances to EPA

Flint plan for $100M in fed funding advances to EPAThe ‘indended use’ plan outlines ways Flint wants to use federal funding approved by Congress late last year
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 23 hours, 3 minutes ago
Politics

Michigan lawmakers make their mark on social media

Like Trump, Michigan lawmakers make their own mark on social mediaMichigan Lt. Gov. Brian Calley and Reps. Justin Amash and Bill Huizenga don’t delegate social media posts to staffers
  • Politics
  • 23 hours, 15 minutes ago
Politics

U.S. marshal security ordered for DeVos

U.S. Marshal security ordered for Betsy DeVosIn a rare move, the U.S. Marshals Service is providing security for Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos of Michigan
  • Politics
  • 23 hours, 15 minutes ago
Michigan

New sexual assault charges filed against ex-MSU doctor

New sexual assault charges filed against ex-MSU docA judge in the 55th District Court issued a warrant for 22 new sexual assault charges against Dr. Larry Nassar
  • Michigan
  • 23 hours, 18 minutes ago
Michigan

Lawmakers urge expedited study of Soo Locks

Lawmakers urge expedited study of Soo LocksMost of Michigan’s lawmakers are urging the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to expedite a study on upgrading shipping locks
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Politics

Senate approves tax incentives for blight redevelopment

Michigan Senate approves tax incentives for blight redevelopmentA tax break plan designed to spur redevelopment projects across the state won bipartisan support in the Michigan Senate
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Michigan

Boy, 13, dies after being shot while hunting in Mich.

Boy, 13, dies after being shot while hunting in MichiganAuthorities say a 13-year-old boy has died after being shot in the head while hunting small game in western Michigan.
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Nation

Justices side with Mich. girl over service dog dispute

Justices side with Michigan girl in dispute over service dogThe Supreme Court says a lower court should take another look at whether a Michigan girl can sue school officials
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Politics

House GOP scales back tax cut plan, drops phase-out

House GOP scales back tax cut plan, drops idea of eliminating income levyThe revised House plan would reduce Michigan income taxes over four years whether than eliminate them over four decades.
  • Politics
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Michigan

Michigan ‘smart meter’ hearing elicits health fears

Michigan ‘smart meter’ hearing elicits health fearsDTE and Consumers Energy say their meters do not harm people’s health and do not share data with third-party companies
  • Michigan
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Michigan

Michigan man sentenced in Reno sex trafficking case

Michigan man sentenced in Reno sex trafficking caseMichigan man charged with sex trafficking and coercion in Reno has been sentenced to 16 years in prison
  • Michigan
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Michigan

Crimestoppers ups reward in Holly jogger slaying

Crimestoppers ups reward in Holly jogger slayingCrimestoppers has increased the reward for information in the slaying of Alexandra Bruegel, shot four times in the back with a shotgun while jogging last July. Her mother and father took part in an emotional news conference Tuesday in Holly.
  • Michigan
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Michigan

Congressional Dems to Snyder: Stop school closures

Congressional Democrats to Snyder: Stop Michigan school closuresSnyder officials are considering closing 38 Michigan schools that made the priority list at least 3 straight years
  • Michigan
  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
Politics

GOP lawmaker town halls face liberal discontent

Michigan Republican lawmakers’ town halls face liberal discontentLike with the tea party movement, the liberal activity has sent Mich. GOP congressional staffers scrambling to respond
  • Politics
  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
Michigan

Snowmobile festival called off due to lack of snow

Michigan snowmobile festival called off due to lack of snowA northern Michigan snowmobile festival that was planned as an annual event has been called off due to a lack of snow
  • Michigan
  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
Michigan

Hog farmers snort at Michigan’s boar ban

Hog farmers snort at Michigan’s boar banBattle lines drawn in 2010 when the DNR adopted an invasive species order banning ownership of boars
  • Michigan
  • 2 days, 22 hours ago
Michigan

Kalamazoo Candlelight Vigil

Kalamazoo Candlelight VigilKalamazoo Candlelight Vigil
  • Michigan
  • 3 days, 1 hour ago
Michigan

Detroit News staff finalists in APME newspaper contest

Detroit News staff finalists in APME newspaper contestThe awards will be announced April 30 in Lansing
  • Michigan
  • 3 days, 4 hours ago
Michigan

Enbridge: No coating problem on Mackinac pipeline

Enbridge: No coating problem on Mackinac Straits pipelineEnbridge says Line 5 corrosion coating is intact after Pipeline Safety Advisory Board member finds concerning report
  • Michigan
  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
Michigan

MSU banning whiteboards due to bullying

MSU banning whiteboards due to bullyingOfficials say the ban is meant to address impulsive messages, but some students say its unnecessary
  • Michigan
  • 3 days, 7 hours ago
Michigan

A year later, Kalamazoo shooting survivors struggling

A year later, Kalamazoo shooting survivors strugglingMonday marks first anniversary of shooting spree that killed six people and injured two
  • Michigan
  • 3 days, 13 hours ago
Michigan

Ex-gymnasts talk of alleged sex abuse on ‘60 Minutes’

Former gymnasts talk of alleged sexual abuse on ‘60 Minutes’Jamie Dantzscher, Jessica Howard and Jeanette Antolin were interviewed by Dr. Jonathan LaPook Sunday
  • Michigan
  • 3 days, 14 hours ago
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