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Flint Water Crisis

Snyder: ‘Let’s get something done’ on Flint water pick

Snyder: ‘Let’s get something done’ on Flint water choiceGov. Rick Snyder on Judge Lawson: “He’s been quite thoughtful and aggressive about saying ‘Let’s get something done’”
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 1 hour, 36 minutes ago
Politics

States to ask judge to keep health subsidies

States to ask judge to keep health subsidies that Trump cutState attorneys general argue the monthly payments are required under former President Barack Obama’s health care law
  • Politics
  • 2 hours, 23 minutes ago
Politics

Trump urges quick action on tax cuts

Trump urges quick action on tax cutsA GOP aide said Trump told members would pay a steep price in the midterm elections if they failed to pass his plan
  • Politics
  • 18 hours, 26 minutes ago
Politics

McConnell: Awaiting Trump guidance on health care

McConnell: Awaiting Trump guidance on health careSays he’s willing to bring bipartisan health care legislation to the floor if Trump makes clear he supports it
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Politics

Trump to help pay aides’ legal costs for Russia probes

Trump plans to help pay aides’ legal costs for Russia probesTrump intends to spend at least $430K to help pay the legal bills of staff and campaign aides
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Politics

Ga. Rep. Price says HIV comments taken out of context

Georgia Rep. Price says HIV comments taken out of contextThe wife of former HHS secretary had asked whether people with HIV could legally be quarantined
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Michigan

Michigan bills would regulate daily fantasy sports

Michigan bills would regulate daily fantasy sportsBipartisan bills that cleared a Senate committee would clarify that playing fantasy sports is not gambling
  • Michigan
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Politics

Trump jabs back at ‘wacky’ congresswoman

Trump jabs back at ‘wacky’ congresswomanThe broadside continued a tussle with Rep. Frederica Wilson who slammed him for his condolences to a military widow
  • Politics
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Politics

Big box stores face higher taxes after court ruling

Big box stores face higher taxes after court rulingMichigan Supreme Court sided with a lower court in a case that could change how much big box stores pay in local taxes
  • Politics
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Nation

Breaking tradition, ex-presidents sparring with Trump

Breaking tradition, ex-presidents sparring with TrumpRemarks by ex-presidents raise the prospect that more dissenters will follow in defiance of President Trump’s policies.
  • Nation
  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
Politics

Democrats seek direction in Trump era

Democrats seek direction in Trump era2016 frictions linger as party regroups for midterm push
  • Politics
  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
Nation

Feud over Trump’s condolence call to widow rages on

Feud over Trump’s condolence call to widow rages onThe fight over Trump’s displays of compassion for America’s war dead sped ahead Friday
  • Nation
  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
Nation

Top Dem: WH won’t ID employees who used private email

Top Dem: WH won’t ID employees who used private emailThe White House is refusing to tell a committee which of Trump’s aides used private email accounts for public business
  • Nation
  • 2 days, 23 hours ago
Politics

Dems nix White House demands to alter health care deal

Dems nix White House demands to alter health care dealTop Senate Democrats rejected White House demands Friday to add provisions weakening the Obama health care law
  • Politics
  • 2 days, 23 hours ago
Politics

GOP Senate challengers post low fund-raising totals

GOP Senate challengers post low fund-raising totalsHopeful Rep. Upton raised more than money than businessman John James or retired Supreme Court Justice Bob Young
  • Politics
  • 3 days, 1 hour ago
Politics

Liberal group petitions Snyder to fire state’s top cop

Liberal group petitions Snyder to fire state’s top copColor of Change Michigan gave Snyder a petition with 85,000 signatures urging him to fire State Police chief Etue
  • Politics
  • 3 days, 1 hour ago
Politics

Billionaire launches ads urging Trump impeachment

California billionaire launches ads urging Trump impeachmentTom Steyer announced Friday that he will dump at least $10 million into a national television advertising campaign
  • Politics
  • 3 days, 1 hour ago
Politics

Trump pledges biggest tax cuts ever as Senate paves way

Trump pledges biggest tax cuts ever as Senate paves wayRepublicans hope to push the first tax overhaul in three decades through Congress by year’s end
  • Politics
  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
Books

John McCain memoir, ‘The Restless Wave,’ out in April

John McCain memoir, ‘The Restless Wave,’ coming in AprilAn upcoming memoir from Sen. John McCain has taken on new meaning since he first decided to write it
  • Books
  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
Nation

Trump’s border wall models take shape in San Diego

Trump’s border wall models take shape in San DiegoThe models, which cost the government up to $500,000 each, were spaced 30 feet apart
  • Nation
  • 3 days, 8 hours ago
Politics

Judge refuses to dismiss Schuette private email lawsuit

Judge refuses to dismiss lawsuit over Schuette private emailA group called Progress Michigan believes Schuette and 20 staffers used private email to discuss public business
  • Politics
  • 3 days, 9 hours ago
Detroit

Bernie Sanders bows out of Women’s Convention

Bernie Sanders bows out of Women’s ConventionVermont senator says he’ll go to Puerto Rico instead of gathering in Detroit Oct. 27-29
  • Detroit
  • 3 days, 16 hours ago
Politics

Inside Michigan’s $7.3B pitch to Foxconn

Michigan pitch to Foxconn: $7.3B in incentives, tax breaks and savingsDocument: Michigan offered Foxconn $7.3 billion-plus in incentives to try to land an electronics factory, facility sites
  • Politics
  • 3 days, 16 hours ago
Politics

Senate backs GOP budget in step forward for tax revamp

Senate backs GOP budget in step forward for tax revampThe 51-49 vote sets the stage for debate later this year to dramatically overhaul the U.S. tax code
  • Politics
  • 3 days, 16 hours ago
Politics

Snyder suspends State Police chief’s pay for 5 days

Snyder suspends State Police chief’s pay for 5 daysGov. Rick Snyder suspends State Police chief Kriste Etue’s pay for five days over social media post
  • Politics
  • 3 days, 18 hours ago
Politics

Obama tells Democrats to reject politics of division

Obama tells Democrats to reject politics of division, fearFormer President Barack Obama called on fellow Democrats to reject politics of “division” and “fear”
  • Politics
  • 3 days, 18 hours ago
Politics

Kelly defends Trump’s call to war widow

Kelly defends Trump’s call to war widowWhite House chief of staff John Kelly delivered an extraordinary denunciation of a Democratic congresswoman Thursday
  • Politics
  • 3 days, 21 hours ago
Nation

Lawsuit disputes DeVos’ rules on campus sexual assault

Lawsuit disputes DeVos’ rules on campus sexual assaultA women’s rights group and three women filed a lawsuit challenging the new rules on investigating campus sexual assaults
  • Nation
  • 3 days, 22 hours ago
Nation

Bush condemns bigotry in Trump-era America

Bush condemns bigotry in Trump-era AmericaFormer President George W. Bush on Thursday denounced bigotry in Trump-era American politics
  • Nation
  • 4 days ago
Politics

House OK’s driving with medical pot for patients

House OK’s driving with medical marijuana for patientsThe Michigan House approved a plan to allow patients and caregivers to drive with medical marijuana in a vehicle
  • Politics
  • 4 days ago
Politics

Michigan Senate scales back driver fee forgiveness plan

Michigan Senate scales back driver fee forgiveness plan“Driver responsibility fees” six years or older would be forgiven under a plan approved by the Michigan Senate
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 1 hour ago
Politics

Panel: 15 Trump agencies yet to provide travel costs
The probe follows reports that Tom Price used pricey charters when cheaper flights were available

House panel: 15 Trump agencies yet to provide travel costsThe probe follows reports that Tom Price used pricey charters when cheaper flights were available
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 2 hours ago
Politics

Health subsidy shutdown could lead to free insurance

Trump’s health subsidy shutdown could lead to free insuranceThe assessment comes from consultants, policy experts, and state officials trying to discern the potential fallout
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 3 hours ago
Politics

Bills unveiled to fix Michigan jobless benefits system

Bills unveiled to fix Michigan unemployment benefits systemMichigan’s unemployment benefits agency would assess smaller penalties on jobless workers found to have committed fraud
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 5 hours ago
Politics

Trump questions ‘fake’ dossier on alleged Russia ties

Trump weighs in on ‘fake’ dossier on his alleged Russia tiesThe dossier contends the Russian government amassed compromising information about Trump
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 3 hours ago
Nation

Kelly kept tragedy out of politics, Trump brought it up

Kelly kept tragedy out of politics, but Trump brought it upSarah Huckabee Sanders acknowledged Kelly was “disgusted” that the condolence calls had been politicized
  • Nation
  • 4 days, 9 hours ago
Politics

Trump kicks issues to Congress, has conflicting signals

Trump kicks issues to Congress, is erratic trading partnerHis rapid backpedal on a short-term health care fix is the latest example to leave lawmakers scratching their heads
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 9 hours ago
Politics

Greimel: Bringing ‘can-do bipartisan spirit’ to D.C.

Greimel: Bringing ‘can-do bipartisan spirit’ to CongressState Rep. Tim Greimel is the fourth Democrat to enter the primary race for retiring GOP U.S. Rep. Dave Trott’s seat
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 15 hours ago
Politics

Flint ‘promise zone’ college tuition plan wins approval

Flint ‘promise zone’ college tuition plan wins approvalBill backed by Democratic Sen. Jim Ananich would allow Flint to become a “promise zone” for tuition-free college
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 22 hours ago
Politics

Ex-assistant AG fights disbarment for anti-gay crusade

Ex-assistant AG fights disbarment for anti-gay crusadeAndrew Shirvell alleges members of state board who revoked his law license were biased against him
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 23 hours ago
Politics

Sessions tells senators he urged Comey firing

Sessions tells senators he urged Comey firingDemocratic senators plan to press Jeff Sessions about his private communications with the president Wednesday
  • Politics
  • 5 days ago
Nation

Uncertainty reigns ahead of new health care sign-up

Uncertainty reigns ahead of new health care sign-upAmericans are grappling with unanswered questions about how “Obamacare” will function during the six-week sign-up period
  • Nation
  • 5 days ago
Politics

Corporations to keep tax break lost by millions

Corporations to keep tax break lost by millionsMillions of Americans would lose a prized tax break under President Donald Trump’s sweeping revamp of the tax code
  • Politics
  • 5 days ago
Politics

Mich. Senate approves charter school millage shift

Mich. Senate approves charter school millage shiftCharter and virtual schools would get a cut of regional education millage property tax revenue under the Michigan bill.
  • Politics
  • 5 days, 1 hour ago
Politics

Mich. Senate OKs equal coverage of oral cancer drugs
Michigan would become the latest state to require equal insurance coverage of various types of chemotherapy

Mich. Senate OKs requiring equal coverage of oral cancer drugsMichigan would become the latest state to require equal insurance coverage of various types of chemotherapy
  • Politics
  • 5 days, 2 hours ago
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