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    Trump heading to Grand Rapids as part of thank-you tour

    Trump heading to Grand Rapids as part of thank-you tourPresident-elect Donald Trump to visit Grand Rapids as part of his “thank you” tour of states he won in the election
    • Politics
    • 9 hours, 44 minutes ago
    Politics

    Ballot recount begins in Michigan

    Ballot recount begins in MichiganAs Donald Trump observer Kathy Kubik , left, and Jill Stein observer Lisa Gaydos look over their shoulders, Oak Park Clerk Ed Norris and Oak Park Deputy Clerk/ Director of Elections Cherilynn Brown recount a set of ballots from Rochester Hills Dec. 5 at the Oakland...
    • Politics
    • 1 hour, 44 minutes ago
    Wayne County

    Highland Park appeals water bill ruling
    Motion comes two weeks after court ruling clears way for Great Lakes Water Authority to collect debt of $19M

    Highland Park appeals water bill rulingMotion comes two weeks after court ruling clears way for Great Lakes Water Authority to collect debt of $19M
    • Wayne County
    • 1 hour, 48 minutes ago
    Politics

    Half of Detroit votes may be ineligible for recount

    Half of Detroit votes may be ineligible for recountWidespread voting problems could mean more than 50 percent of Detroit precincts can’t be recounted
    • Politics
    • 2 hours, 4 minutes ago
    Macomb County

    Eastpointe frustrated by Warren wastewater plant delays
    Officials try to pressure neighboring city to build retention basin to avoid sewage overflows during big storms

    Eastpointe frustrated by Warren wastewater plant delaysOfficials try to pressure neighboring city to build retention basin to avoid sewage overflows during big storms
    • Macomb County
    • 2 hours, 42 minutes ago
    Politics

    Ingham County clerk explains how precincts can be non-recountable

    Ingham County clerk explains how precincts can be non-recountableIngham County Clerk Barb Byrum explains how entire voting precincts may be non-recountable in the presidential election recount that began Monday in Ingham and Oakland counties.
    • Politics
    • 4 hours, 3 minutes ago
    Michigan

    Report: Mich. needs $4B more yearly for infrastructure

    Report: Mich. needs $4B more yearly for infrastructureThe money would be used to “close the investment gap” in its transportation, water and communications infrastructure
    • Michigan
    • 9 hours, 11 minutes ago
    Detroit

    Witnesses issue delays ex-DPS principal’s bribery trial

    Witnesses issue delays ex-DPS principal’s bribery trialJosette Buendia, a former principal at Bennett Elementary, is accused taking $41,755 bribes and kickbacks
    • Detroit
    • 10 hours, 36 minutes ago
    News

    Suspect sought in Family Dollar robbery

    Suspect sought in Family Dollar robberyWestland Police say a suspect described as a roughly 5-foot-10, 180 pound, 40-year-old mustachioed on Nov. 27 demanded money from a cashier at the Family Dollar at 1963 South Wayne Road.
    • News
    • 6 hours, 41 minutes ago
    Wayne County

    Suspect sought in robbery at Family Dollar in Westland

    Suspect sought in robbery at Family Dollar in WestlandAn man robbed the store on S. Wayne Road a few days after Thanksgiving
    • Wayne County
    • 6 hours, 43 minutes ago
    Detroit

    Henry Ford Health gets $20M for cancer care, research
    It’s largest individual gift to health system; money will target pancreatic cancer, brain cancer, precision medicine

    Henry Ford Health gets $20M for cancer care, researchIt’s largest individual gift to health system; money will target pancreatic cancer, brain cancer, precision medicine
    • Detroit
    • 6 hours, 49 minutes ago
    Oakland County

    Firefighters battle blaze at Clarkston restaurant
    Firefighters in Independence Township are battling a blaze at a Clarkston restaurant Monday afternoon

    Firefighters battle blaze at Clarkston restaurantFirefighters in Independence Township are battling a blaze at a Clarkston restaurant Monday afternoon
    • Oakland County
    • 7 hours, 10 minutes ago
    Michigan

    Police: GOP healthcare plan an ‘attack on profession’

    Police: GOP healthcare plan an ‘attack on profession’Michigan’s GOP-led Legislature is fighting a backlash against reforms for teacher pensions and local retiree health care
    • Michigan
    • 13 hours, 18 minutes ago
    Oakland County

    Farmington doctor accused of touching, kissing patient

    Farmington doctor accused of touching, kissing patientA Farmington doctor allegedly kissed and inappropriately touched an 18-year-old patient
    • Oakland County
    • 11 hours, 43 minutes ago
    News

    News@noon: Lions the real deal; Tesla to Troy

    News@noon: Lions the real deal; Tesla to TroyToday we're reminding you to be critical of what you read online
    • News
    • 9 hours, 32 minutes ago
    Detroit

    Detroit youth launch annual Hugs, Not Bullets campaign
    Tuesday morning’s event also will focus on strategies to combat gun violence, bullying, gang activity

    Detroit youth launch annual Hugs, Not Bullets campaignTuesday morning’s event also will focus on strategies to combat gun violence, bullying, gang activity
    • Detroit
    • 9 hours, 33 minutes ago
    Detroit

    Detroiters looking for tax break must act fast

    Detroiters looking for tax break must act fastThe deadline for low-income Detroit homeowners to wipe away their property tax bills is approaching
    • Detroit
    • 10 hours, 20 minutes ago
    Detroit

    Police seek 3 in smash-and-grab from vehicle

    Police seek 3 in smash-and-grab from vehiclePre-Thanksgiving theft targeted a red, 2002 Ford Escape that was parked at a grocery store
    • Detroit
    • 9 hours, 49 minutes ago
    Michigan

    Metro Detroit dodges first snowstorm

    Metro Detroit dodges first snowstormOfficials expected up to 2 inches on grassy surfaces from mid-Michigan and much of the southern areas
    • Michigan
    • 10 hours ago
    Michigan

    Mich., Ohio reps ask EPA to act on Lake Erie

    Mich., Ohio reps ask EPA to act on Lake ErieDebbie Dingell and Marcy Kaptur said action is needed because it needs a more coordinated fed response to the algae
    • Michigan
    • 10 hours, 46 minutes ago
    Michigan

    Authorities: 2 dead in crash on snowy Mich. roadway
    Authorities say two people are dead after a car slid into the path of an oncoming pickup in southwestern Michigan

    Authorities: 2 dead in crash on snowy Mich. roadwayAuthorities say two people are dead after a car slid into the path of an oncoming pickup in southwestern Michigan
    • Michigan
    • 11 hours, 59 minutes ago
    Michigan

    Judge orders Michigan presidential recount to begin at noon Monday

    Judge orders Michigan presidential recount to begin at noon MondayHe issues ruling after midnight Monday in favor of Green Party's Stein, who sought to bypass 2-day waiting period
    • Michigan
    • 19 hours, 34 minutes ago
    Wayne County

    Autistic kids line up for peaceful Santa meet, greet

    Autistic kids line up for peaceful Santa meet, greet60-70 families visit Laurel Park Place to share wishes, take photos with Saint Nick
    • Wayne County
    • 22 hours, 48 minutes ago
    News

    Photos of the day

    Photos of the dayNoriaki Kasai from Japan jumps in front of the rising moon during the single competition at the FIS Ski Jumping World Cup in Klingenthal, eastern Germany, Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016.
    • News
    • 22 hours, 53 minutes ago
    Oakland County

    Royal Oak Middle School parents come together to heal

    Royal Oak Middle School parents come together to healAt the conclusion of a Peace Forum held at First United Methodist Church, people socialize with one another, Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016.
    • Oakland County
    • 22 hours, 56 minutes ago
    Lottery

    Michigan Lottery numbers for Sunday, Dec. 4
    These Michigan Lottery numbers were drawn Sunday:

    Michigan Lottery numbers for Sunday, Dec. 4These Michigan Lottery numbers were drawn Sunday:
    • Lottery
    • 1 day ago
    Wayne County

    Special needs children visit Santa at Laurel Park Place

    Special needs children visit Santa at Laurel Park PlaceWith dim lights and no music playing in the empty mall, a quieter, but no less jolly, old St. Nick visited with special needs children, like Benny Moore, 5, during an event hosted by Centria Autism Services at Laurel Park Place in Livonia, Michigan on December 4, 2016.
    • Wayne County
    • 1 day, 1 hour ago
    Detroit

    Girl’s death reveals risks of obsolete power lines

    Girl’s death reveals risks of obsolete power linesCity tells state commission it could cost $35.7 million, take years to remove 900 miles of overhead wire.
    • Detroit
    • 1 day, 22 hours ago
    Michigan

    U.P. township needs help with shifting stamp sands
    Officials say marina has been dredged once, but sands have returned, overtaking breakwall, impeding boat traffic

    U.P. township needs help with shifting stamp sandsOfficials say marina has been dredged once, but sands have returned, overtaking breakwall, impeding boat traffic
    • Michigan
    • 1 day, 2 hours ago
    Michigan

    Ishpeming students learn geometry with 3-D printer

    Ishpeming students learn geometry with 3-D printerThey use it to build tiny houses, configure the proper dimensions for the materials
    • Michigan
    • 1 day, 2 hours ago
    Michigan

    Dual enrollment grows in popularity, frustration

    Dual enrollment grows in popularity, frustrationStudents often find credits won’t transfer to college of choice; state has no uniform rules for growing program
    • Michigan
    • 1 day, 22 hours ago
    Oakland County

    Family: Woman’s disappearance ‘out of character’

    Family: Woman’s disappearance ‘out of character’Danielle Stislicki of Farmington Hills was last seen on Friday in Southfield
    • Oakland County
    • 1 day, 6 hours ago
    Michigan History

    75 years ago: Pearl Harbor attacked

    75 years ago: Pearl Harbor attackedThe destroyer USS Shaw explodes after being hit by bombs during the surprise attack by the Imperial Japanese Navy on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, on Dec. 7, 1941. More than 2,400 people were killed, thousands were wounded and dozens of Navy vessels were sunk, destroyed or...
    • Michigan History
    • 1 day, 21 hours ago
    Lottery

    Michigan Lottery numbers for Saturday, December 3
    These Michigan Lottery numbers were drawn Saturday

    Michigan Lottery numbers for Saturday, December 3These Michigan Lottery numbers were drawn Saturday
    • Lottery
    • 1 day, 21 hours ago
    Detroit

    Noel Night brings holiday festivities to Midtown

    Noel Night brings holiday festivities to MidtownThe "Snow Queen" waves as she makes her way through the Prentis Court of the DIA during Noel Night.
    • Detroit
    • 1 day, 21 hours ago
    Wayne County

    Beaumont art class eases stress of dealing with cancer

    Beaumont art class eases stress of dealing with cancerZoe Foundation for Infusion Art Therapy gives patients, caregivers a chance to forget about all they’re going through
    • Wayne County
    • 1 day, 22 hours ago
    Detroit

    There's plenty of reindeer fun on Detroit's Noel Night

    There's plenty of reindeer fun on Detroit's Noel NightThousands of people descend on Midtown for the city’s 44th Noel Night
    • Detroit
    • 1 day, 23 hours ago
    Oakland County

    Virtual reality lets golfers practice swing at Novi facility

    Virtual reality lets golfers practice swing at Novi facilityWith a full bar and lunch specials, X Golf can be enjoyed by not only enthusiasts but the curious as well
    • Oakland County
    • 2 days, 10 hours ago
    News

    Operation Good Cheer 2016

    Operation Good Cheer 2016Volunteer Ray Melosh, left, 77, of Howell, helps Piper Archer II pilot Bob Komjathy, 63, of Brighton, as he loads another bicycle into his plane.
    • News
    • 2 days, 2 hours ago
    Michigan

    Large fire destroys 2 turkey barns in western Michigan

    Large fire destroys 2 turkey barns in western MichiganA large fire has destroyed at least two turkey barns in western Michigan.
    • Michigan
    • 2 days, 2 hours ago
    Michigan

    Blue Cross awards grants to low-cost health clinics

    Blue Cross awards grants to low-cost health clinicsFifty free and low-cost health clinics will share $740,000 in grants from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan.
    • Michigan
    • 2 days, 2 hours ago
    Wayne County

    Man charged with licking teen on flight to Detroit

    Man charged with licking teen on flight to DetroitOn a flight from Mexico to Detroit, the man is accused of licking the girl’s knee and touching her breast
    • Wayne County
    • 2 days, 4 hours ago
    Oakland County

    Christmas arrives by plane for Mich. foster care children

    Christmas arrives by plane for Mich. foster care childrenOn Saturday, dozens of volunteer pilots loaded planes with wrapped gifts, bicycles at the Oakland International Airport
    • Oakland County
    • 2 days, 5 hours ago
    Michigan

    Prominent gay Republican said DeVos stood up for him

    Prominent gay Republican said DeVos stood up for himGreg McNeilly, advisor to Betsy Devos, said she defended him following threats from a senator who’d learned he was gay
    • Michigan
    • 2 days, 20 hours ago
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