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    Michigan

    Baseball’s back in Muskegon Heights as summer diversion

    Baseball’s back in Muskegon Heights as summer diversionAfter 15 years, youth baseball has returned to Muskegon Heights, one of the poorest, most dangerous towns in Michigan
    • Michigan
    • 13 hours, 22 minutes ago
    Daniel Howes

    Podcast: Howes on accountability in autos, politics – or not.

    Podcast: Howes on accountability in autos, politics – or not.Howes discusses how there really are two sets of rules in a “rigged game.” Who, exactly, is accountable and who’s not?
    • Daniel Howes
    • 2 hours, 56 minutes ago
    Wayne County

    Cleaves judge on Worthy: Don’t insult my intelligence

    Cleaves judge on Worthy: Don’t insult my intelligenceCleaves attorney, Frank Manley, has been pressing for Kym Worthy’s office to be removed from the case
    • Wayne County
    • 21 hours, 58 minutes ago
    Michigan

    Youth baseball is back after 15 years in Muskegon Heights

    Youth baseball is back after 15 years in Muskegon HeightsCory Merriweather, center, stretches with his team before their baseball game. For the first time in 15 years, Muskegon Heights has a youth baseball league. Their first games were played on Saturday, July 23, 2016 at Mona Shores Park with local officials, law...
    • Michigan
    • 6 hours, 24 minutes ago
    Wayne County

    NB Southfield Freeway reopens after flooding
    All lanes of Southfield Freeway reopen after segments closed due to flooding

    NB Southfield Freeway reopens after floodingAll lanes of Southfield Freeway reopen after segments closed due to flooding
    • Wayne County
    • 16 hours, 15 minutes ago
    Detroit

    Police: 2 shot on Detroit’s west side
    2 men in critical condition Friday night after they were shot while in an SUV near the 13900 block of Grandville

    Police: 2 shot on Detroit’s west side2 men in critical condition Friday night after they were shot while in an SUV near the 13900 block of Grandville
    • Detroit
    • 13 hours, 21 minutes ago
    Lottery

    Michigan Lottery for Friday, July 29
    These numbers were drawn Friday:

    Michigan Lottery for Friday, July 29These numbers were drawn Friday:
    • Lottery
    • 13 hours, 31 minutes ago
    Oakland County

    Full Oakland ballot on Tuesday: ‘Be careful to flip it’
    Primary races will narrow field for November; communities ask for safety, school millages among other funding needs

    Full Oakland ballot on Tuesday: ‘Be careful to flip it’Primary races will narrow field for November; communities ask for safety, school millages among other funding needs
    • Oakland County
    • 13 hours, 51 minutes ago
    Wayne County

    Northville Twp. sued over alleged discrimination
    Suit filed Friday claims police sergeant denied promotion based on her gender, retaliated against for federal complaint

    Northville Twp. sued over alleged discriminationSuit filed Friday claims police sergeant denied promotion based on her gender, retaliated against for federal complaint
    • Wayne County
    • 14 hours, 3 minutes ago
    Michigan

    Deadly force justified in fatal Mich. police shooting
    Officer who shot and killed 51-year-old Terry Lynn Maurer June 26 after officers responded to a domestic dispute report

    Deadly force justified in fatal Mich. police shootingOfficer who shot and killed 51-year-old Terry Lynn Maurer June 26 after officers responded to a domestic dispute report
    • Michigan
    • 16 hours, 43 minutes ago
    Michigan

    Washtenaw finds first case of ticks with Lyme disease
    No ticks have tested positive for Lyme disease, but health officials are urging residents to watch out

    Washtenaw finds first case of ticks with Lyme diseaseNo ticks have tested positive for Lyme disease, but health officials are urging residents to watch out
    • Michigan
    • 17 hours, 3 minutes ago
    News

    Photos of the day

    Photos of the dayPope Francis walks towards the main entrance with the lettering "Arbeit Macht Frei" (Work Sets You Free) at the former Nazi German Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp on July 29, 2016 in Oswiecim as part of his visit to the World Youth Days (WYD). Pope Francis is...
    • News
    • 17 hours, 25 minutes ago
    Michigan

    Mich. camp closes after children, staff illnesses
    Muskegon County health officials suspect the illness could be norovirus

    Mich. camp closes after children, staff illnessesMuskegon County health officials suspect the illness could be norovirus
    • Michigan
    • 18 hours, 5 minutes ago
    Wayne County

    Star Wars a hit with kids at Henry Ford’s Maker Faire

    Star Wars a hit with kids at Henry Ford’s Maker FaireSummer in City program offers kids preview of weekend event that showcases home-built creations
    • Wayne County
    • 22 hours, 9 minutes ago
    Flint Water Crisis

    Feds award $20M infrastructure grant to Flint

    Feds award $20M infrastructure grant to FlintWhite House officials said the funding will be used to pay for half of a $40 million project
    • Flint Water Crisis
    • 20 hours, 17 minutes ago
    Wayne County

    Ex-MSU star Appling’s attorneys: Vehicle search illegal

    Ex-MSU star Appling’s attorneys: Vehicle search illegalFormer Michigan State basketball star Keith Appling is back in court Friday for a preliminary examination
    • Wayne County
    • 21 hours, 55 minutes ago
    News

    Flint prosecutor comments on Gov. Snyder's cooperation

    Flint prosecutor comments on Gov. Snyder's cooperationThe lead prosecutor investigsting the Flint water crisus wouldn't say Friday whether Gov. Rick Snyder has been interviewed.
    • News
    • 22 hours, 9 minutes ago
    Oakland County

    Officials: Drunken driver playing Pokémon GO hits car
    The Walled Lake man hit a parked car then fled the scene, according to authorities

    Officials: Drunken driver playing Pokémon GO hits carThe Walled Lake man hit a parked car then fled the scene, according to authorities
    • Oakland County
    • 23 hours, 4 minutes ago
    Detroit

    DPD celebrates promotions, recognizes challenges

    DPD celebrates promotions, recognizes challengesEighty members of the Detroit Police Department were promoted Friday at an event held at Second Ebenezer Church
    • Detroit
    • 1 day ago
    Detroit

    Police arrest 2 suspected in carjacking, fleeing
    Two suspects are in custody after police say they committed a carjacking on the city’s east side

    Police arrest 2 suspected in carjacking, fleeingTwo suspects are in custody after police say they committed a carjacking on the city’s east side
    • Detroit
    • 23 hours, 45 minutes ago
    Michigan

    Monroe donates land for battlefield park, refuge
    68 acres will become part of River Raisin National Battlefield Park, Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge

    Monroe donates land for battlefield park, refuge68 acres will become part of River Raisin National Battlefield Park, Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge
    • Michigan
    • 1 day ago
    Flint Water Crisis

    Schuette charges 6 state workers in Flint water crisis

    Schuette charges 6 state workers in Flint water crisisAttorney General Bill Schuette on Friday charged six more state employees with felonies for their alleged role in Flint's water contamination.
    • Flint Water Crisis
    • 1 day ago
    Politics

    Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence visits Michigan

    Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence visits MichiganGov. Mike Pence speaks at the Suburban Collection Showplace.
    • Politics
    • 1 day ago
    News

    News@noon: New Flint charges; baby danger

    News@noon: New Flint charges; baby dangerBill Schuette has delivered on his promise of filing additional charges in the Flint water crisis
    • News
    • 1 day, 1 hour ago
    Detroit

    Detroit chief: Cops acted properly in forceful arrest
    But, fiance of man says he was reaching for license, registration when officers pulled him from car, began punching

    Detroit chief: Cops acted properly in forceful arrestBut, fiance of man says he was reaching for license, registration when officers pulled him from car, began punching
    • Detroit
    • 1 day, 1 hour ago
    Oakland County

    Wixom crash kills Dearborn Heights woman, 58
    Laura Tabaka, 58, of Dearborn Heights died at the scene of the crash Thursday at 12 Mile and Beck Road

    Wixom crash kills Dearborn Heights woman, 58Laura Tabaka, 58, of Dearborn Heights died at the scene of the crash Thursday at 12 Mile and Beck Road
    • Oakland County
    • 1 day, 2 hours ago
    Michigan

    $70M from new Kalamazoo foundation a ‘game changer’
    Officials: Donations from proposed partnership to cut property taxes, boost investments, eliminate deficit

    $70M from new Kalamazoo foundation a ‘game changer’Officials: Donations from proposed partnership to cut property taxes, boost investments, eliminate deficit
    • Michigan
    • 1 day, 2 hours ago
    Macomb County

    East Detroit school CEO can start work, with limits

    East Detroit school CEO can start work, with limitsAn agreement allowing a state-named CEO to start work in four East Detroit schools, with limits, was reached Thursday
    • Macomb County
    • 1 day, 3 hours ago
    Detroit

    Plan for Metro Detroit transit millage fails

    Plan for Metro Detroit transit millage failsThe Regional Transit Authority’s board voted down a plan for the region that would ask voters to support a 1.2-mil tax
    • Detroit
    • 1 day, 3 hours ago
    Politics

    Conyers’ longevity remains issue in U.S. House primary

    Conyers’ longevity remains issue in U.S. House primaryWinfrey questions incumbent’s effectiveness; Conyers says tenure in office is a sign he still gets things done
    • Politics
    • 1 day, 4 hours ago
    Environment

    Once-hated fish now seen as weapon against Asian carp

    Once-hated fish now seen as weapon against Asian carpThe alligator gar, once declared extinct, is seen as a valuable fish that can be used as a weapon against Asian carp
    • Environment
    • 1 day, 5 hours ago
    Detroit

    Drive-by shooting in Detroit leaves 3 wounded
    Around 1:40 a.m. Friday morning, a gray SUV opened fire on three men standing outside on the city’s east side

    Drive-by shooting in Detroit leaves 3 woundedAround 1:40 a.m. Friday morning, a gray SUV opened fire on three men standing outside on the city’s east side
    • Detroit
    • 1 day, 4 hours ago
    Elections

    Final day of the Democratic National Convention

    Final day of the Democratic National ConventionDemocratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton acknowledges the crowd as she arrives on stage during the final day of the Democratic National Convention, July 28, 2016, in Philadelphia.
    • Elections
    • 1 day, 12 hours ago
    Detroit

    Professor, pastor, felon among City Council candidates

    Professor, pastor, felon among City Council candidatesThe special race will fill a seat on council
    • Detroit
    • 1 day, 12 hours ago
    Lottery

    Michigan Lottery for Thursday, July 28
    These numbers were drawn Thursday:

    Michigan Lottery for Thursday, July 28These numbers were drawn Thursday:
    • Lottery
    • 1 day, 13 hours ago
    Oakland County

    Farmington Hills cop pleads guilty in child porn case

    Farmington Hills cop pleads guilty in child porn caseAs part of plea, Matthew Parsons must register as sex offender for 15 years, can’t work as cop in Michigan
    • Oakland County
    • 1 day, 15 hours ago
    Michigan

    Officials: Pedestrian, cyclist deaths jumped 10% in ’15

    Officials: Pedestrian, cyclist deaths jumped 10% in ’15Crashes killed 103 pedestrians and 14 bicyclists in 2015, according to a SEMCOG data analysis
    • Michigan
    • 2 days ago
    Politics

    Stabenow: Clinton ‘will break glass ceiling’

    Stabenow: Clinton ‘will break glass ceiling’U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow: Clinton was “absolutely fearless” when she named injustices suffered by women worldwide
    • Politics
    • 1 day, 16 hours ago
    Oakland County

    Oakland County Sheriff car chase

    Oakland County Sheriff car chaseOakland County Sheriff’s deputies chasing suspect after he allegedly robbed a Troy gas station on July 24.
    • Oakland County
    • 1 day, 17 hours ago
    Oakland County

    2 charged in Bloomfield Townships thefts

    2 charged in Bloomfield Townships theftsPolice: Kenneth Beverly tried to sell stolen goods online; Stephanie Dzieszkowski forged checks, took jewelry
    • Oakland County
    • 1 day, 17 hours ago
    Oakland County

    Man charged in Oakland County robberies, police chase

    Man charged in Oakland County robberies, police chaseShaun Edward Benns, 38, of Pontiac was charged this week for a gas station robberies, police chase
    • Oakland County
    • 1 day, 17 hours ago
    Detroit

    DPS seeks Little Free Libraries for all 97 schools

    DPS seeks Little Free Libraries for all 97 schoolsDetroit district opens campaign to install Little Free Libraries at all 97 of its schools to encourage reading
    • Detroit
    • 1 day, 21 hours ago
    Wayne County

    Lincoln Park man dies after accident at auto dealership
    Lincoln Park man is dead after being pinned between two vehicles at a Dearborn auto dealership

    Lincoln Park man dies after accident at auto dealershipLincoln Park man is dead after being pinned between two vehicles at a Dearborn auto dealership
    • Wayne County
    • 3 days, 23 hours ago
    Detroit

    Detroit man charged in sexual assault, kidnapping

    Detroit man charged in sexual assault, kidnapping Jovon Boykins Sr. turned himself in just hours after Crime Stoppers circulated a flier on a July 10 sexual assault
    • Detroit
    • 1 day, 22 hours ago
    Education

    East Detroit Schools CEO, superintendent ready to work together

    East Detroit Schools CEO, superintendent ready to work togetherGary Jensen, the state-appointed CEO of four East Detroit Schools and Ryan McLeod, the superintendent of the school district, spoke with reporters after the court decision Thursday.
    • Education
    • 1 day, 19 hours ago
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