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GOP strategist defends ‘un-American’ comment

GOP strategist defends ‘un-American’ comment about town hall booing on military aidGOP strategist Stu Sandler is standing by his comments caught on microphone after a Rep. Dave Trott town hall in Novi
  • Politics
  • 17 minutes ago
Michigan

Police: Taxi driver runs over, kills man after threat
Police say a taxi driver fatally struck a man with his cab in western Michigan after the man threatened him

Police: Taxi cab driver runs over, kills man after threatPolice say a taxi driver fatally struck a man with his cab in western Michigan after the man threatened him
  • Michigan
  • 48 minutes ago
Michigan

Meijer Gardens plans new attractions

Meijer Gardens plans new attractions, $115M in fundraisingFrederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park is planning a new welcome center, rooftop sculpture garden and picnic pavilion
  • Michigan
  • 1 hour, 21 minutes ago
Michigan

Weaver’s protection order against recall leader denied

Flint mayor’s protection order against recall leader deniedIn filing, Flint Mayor Karen Weaver said she feared for her life
  • Michigan
  • 1 hour, 38 minutes ago
Michigan

Man dies after being struck in head by propeller
Man was trying to start a single-engine airplane at a private airstrip in Brady Township

Man dies after being struck in head by airplane propellerMan was trying to start a single-engine airplane at a private airstrip in Brady Township
  • Michigan
  • 1 hour, 41 minutes ago
Michigan

UM student missing from rented plane stirs mystery
Grad student not seen since March 15; rented Cessna found crashed next day in Ontario with no sign of pilot

UM student missing from rented plane stirs mysteryGrad student not seen since March 15; rented Cessna found crashed next day in Ontario with no sign of pilot
  • Michigan
  • 8 hours, 37 minutes ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: Downward spiral of Sears, Kmart accelerating

Howes: Downward spiral of Sears, Kmart acceleratingMarket is leaving storied retailers scrambling for relevance, even survival, in a rapidly evolving digital environment.
  • Daniel Howes
  • 8 hours, 39 minutes ago
Michigan

Court affirms murder conviction in road rage case

Appeals court affirms murder conviction in road rage caseMartin Zale shot Derek Flemming, 43, after he confronted Zale about agressive driving
  • Michigan
  • 10 hours, 41 minutes ago
Wolverines

NTSB: Elevator jammed on UM plane that slid off runway

NTSB: Elevator jammed on UM plane that slid off runwayThe NTSB said an investigation generally takes 12-18 months to complete.
  • Wolverines
  • 15 hours, 24 minutes ago
Macomb County

House approves $3M for Fraser sinkhole fix

House approves $3M for Fraser sinkhole fixThe state House approved money to help fix a collapsed Fraser pipe and directs a $100 million in EPA aid to Flint
  • Macomb County
  • 16 hours, 17 minutes ago
Michigan

MSU alleges doctor sexually abused gymnast

MSU alleges doctor sexually abused gymnastFinding in university report follows complaint by first of dozens of females to make claims against Larry Nassar
  • Michigan
  • 20 hours, 33 minutes ago
Michigan

2 children safe after kidnapping in car near Flint

2 children safe after kidnapping in car near FlintA 3-year-old girl and her 9-month-old brother were inside a vehicle when it was stolen early Wednesday near Flint
  • Michigan
  • 22 hours ago
Michigan

Man pleads guilty in scam to illegally return cans

Man pleads guilty in scam to illegally return cansAuthorities say a man illegally brought loads of beverage containers from Indiana to Michigan
  • Michigan
  • 23 hours, 40 minutes ago
Michigan

Former shelter dog helps save girl left naked and alone

Former shelter dog helps save girl, 3, left naked and aloneA former shelter dog in the Upper Peninsula is being credited with saving the life of a 3-year-old girl
  • Michigan
  • 1 day ago
Michigan

MSU student’s dating resume goes viral
Joey Adams was inspired to make the resume after asking out a girl who eventually rejected him

MSU student’s dating resume goes viralJoey Adams was inspired to make the resume after asking out a girl who eventually rejected him
  • Michigan
  • 1 day ago
Michigan

Records: Inmates knew about inmate’s planned escape

Records: Inmates knew about inmate’s planned escapeInvestigators allege inmate Larry Gordon wrestled a gun away from a court deputy on July 11
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Michigan

Report: Insects, diseases pose threats to Mich. forests

Report: Insects, diseases pose threats to Michigan forestsThe Michigan Department of Natural Resources has released an update on the health of the state’s forests
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Michigan

Groups sue to stop public funds for private schools

Groups sue to stop public funds for private schoolsPublic school and parent groups are suing Michigan over the $2.5 million appropriation
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Politics

Plan to stop Michigan clock shifts gets panel hearing

Plan to stop Michigan clock shifts gets panel hearingState lawmaker wants to put Michigan on Daylight Saving Time year-round
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Politics

Snyder warns delegation health care bill hurts Michigan

Snyder warns delegation health care bill hurts MichiganThe proposed health care overhaul will “adversely affect” Michigan’s most vulnerable residents, Snyder told lawmakers
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Wolverines

Police report details confrontation between UM’s Lewis, girlfriend

Police report details confrontation between UM’s Lewis, girlfriendLewis’ girlfriend was trying to stop him from leaving their apartment by grabbing onto his leg, police said in a report
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Michigan

Woman whose complaint triggered Nassar probe sues doc

Woman whose complaint triggered Nassar probe sues docAfter an investigation, Jane Doe was told by Michigan State that she didn’t understand the nuances of medical procedures
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: Duggan, Snyder take lead on shoring up pensions

Howes: Duggan, Snyder take lead on shoring up pensionsBy now this state should know that pension promises made in the public financial space are not always promises kept
  • Daniel Howes
  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
Politics

State law lets undercover cops sleep with prostitutes

State law lets undercover cops sleep with prostitutesLawmaker wants to close legal exemption allowing law enforcement to sleep with prostitutes during investigations
  • Politics
  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Detroit

Detroit school district sues to head off closures

Detroit school district sues to head off closuresThe Detroit district is suing the state to stop any forced school closures or “coercion” into a partnership model
  • Detroit
  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Flint Water Crisis

Flint to start water shut-offs for those behind on bill

Flint set to start water shut-offs for those behind on billMayor Karen Weaver said she’s delaying residential shut-offs until the first week of April
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Health

Medicaid cuts would force tough choices

Medicaid cuts would force tough choicesProposed budget reductions in worry Michigan patients, caregivers
  • Health
  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
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