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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
  • 3 hours, 14 minutes ago
Detroit

Metro Detroit’s bid for Amazon is a group effort

Metro Detroit’s bid for Amazon is a group effortCooperation highlights Detroit’s bid for retail giant’s second headquarters
  • Detroit
  • 3 hours, 14 minutes ago
Michigan

ICE researches possible Metro Detroit detention sites
The immigration enforcement agency is looking for possible Detroit area detention sites to house immigration violators

ICE researches possible Metro Detroit detention sitesThe immigration enforcement agency is looking for possible Detroit area detention sites to house immigration violators
  • Michigan
  • 8 hours, 15 minutes ago
Flint Water Crisis

ACLU wants Flint kids screened for impact of lead

ACLU wants Flint kids screened for impact of leadACLU attorneys filed a motion asking a U.S. District judge to issue a preliminary injunction to evaluate children
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 10 hours, 25 minutes ago
Michiganians of the year

Honoring our Michiganians of the Year

Honoring our Michiganians of the YearThe Detroit News’ 2017 Michiganians of the Year are heroes for a troubled time
  • Michiganians of the year
  • 1 month ago
Michigan

Record-breaking fish snagged in western U.P.

Record-breaking fish caught in western U.P.A 6.36-pound cisco was recently verified as the heaviest ever caught in Mich.
  • Michigan
  • 13 hours, 6 minutes 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
  • 13 hours, 38 minutes ago
Michigan

Michigan man sentenced in theft from casket

Michigan man sentenced in theft from casketArt Wenzlaff was accused of taking a Detroit Pistons hat, a watch and two bowling rings from a casket during a funeral
  • Michigan
  • 14 hours, 25 minutes ago
Detroit

At-large Detroit council incumbents face challengers

At-large Detroit council incumbents face challengersAn ex-state lawmaker and a county aide are opposing at-large Detroit City Council members Brenda Jones and Janee Ayers
  • Detroit
  • 15 hours, 34 minutes ago
Michigan

Gymnast Maroney says she was assaulted by MSU doc

Gymnast McKayla Maroney tweets she was drugged, assaulted by MSU doctor Larry NassarThe molestations started when she was 13, she posted on Twitter
  • Michigan
  • 12 hours, 28 minutes ago
Politics

Start-up cost mandate plan riles medical pot advocates

Start-up cost mandate plan riles medical pot advocatesA state board set off a controversy with proposed capital requirements for medical marijuana dispensaries and growers
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Politics

Steve Bannon set to address Macomb GOP dinner

Steve Bannon set to address Macomb County GOP dinnerPresident Donald Trump’s former chief strategist Steve Bannon will be the keynote speaker at a Nov. 8 Macomb GOP dinner
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Politics

Civil rights director rejects secret bonus

Civil rights director rejects secret bonusMichigan Civil Rights Director Augustin Arbulu said Tuesday he will turn down a $24,740 bonus approved in secret
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Michigan

Judge, prosecutor vow changes over custody, rape case

Judge, prosecutor vow changes over custody, rape caseJudge Gregory Ross set the hearing in the wake of controversy over his ruling giving parental rights to sex offender
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Flint Water Crisis

Flint decision comes after ‘breathtaking’ failure

Flint decision comes after ‘breathtaking’ failureFederal Judge David Lawson ordered the Flint council to choose a long-term water source for the city in less than a week
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Michigan

Study: Refugees contribute over $200M in Metro Detroit

Study: Refugees contribute over $200M in Metro DetroitGlobal Detroit released a study showing major economic impacts and contributions made by refugees in southeast Michigan
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Politics

Bill would extend regional conservation program

Bill would extend regional conservation programSen. Debbie Stabenow wants to continue a Farm Bill program using federal aid to boost conservation, restoration projects
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Michigan

Judge rescinds child custody for rapist

Judge rescinds child custody for rapistJudge Gregory Ross in Sanilac County overturns his ruling that gave partial child custody to a rapist. The judge explained that he was not informed of the victim’s pregnancy or the rapist's conviction.
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Flint Water Crisis

Attorneys defend costs as Flint probe tab climbs

Attorneys defend costs as Flint probe tab climbsState panel approved $2.6 million Tuesday to pay for Attorney General Bill Schuette’s Flint water criminal probe
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Politics

State Rep. Greimel to launch bid for Congress

State Rep. Greimel to launch bid for CongressDemocratic Rep. Tim Greimel would be the fourth Democratic candidate to run for seat of retiring GOP Rep. Dave Trott
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Michigan

Kalamazoo changes Columbus Day, keeps disputed fountain

Kalamazoo changes Columbus Day, keeps controversial fountainOfficials in Kalamazoo have agreed to recognize Indigenous Peoples Day instead of Columbus Day
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Michigan

Michigan Supreme Court keeper of tradition dies at 59
David Palazzolo slammed the gavel and declared, “Hear ye, hear ye,” at the Michigan Supreme Court for more than 25 years

Michigan Supreme Court keeper of tradition dies at age 59David Palazzolo slammed the gavel and declared, “Hear ye, hear ye,” at the Michigan Supreme Court for more than 25 years
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Politics

Benson launches SOS run with 30-minute guarantee

Benson launches SOS run with 30-minute guarantee pledgeJocelyn Benson jumped into the Michigan secretary of state race with calls for a 30-minute customer service guarantee
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Michigan

Ann Arbor expanding 2018 hunt to manage deer population

Ann Arbor expanding 2018 hunt to manage deer populationThe City Council and mayor voted to spend another roughly $36,000 on its contract with the nonprofit White Buffalo
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Michigan

Mom asked judge to end rapist’s parental rights in ’08

Mom asked judge to end rapist’s parental rights in ’08A Port Huron woman and her mom released letters they wrote to a judge nearly nine years ago about Christopher Mirasolo
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Politics

Michigan inmates paroled with new job skills

Michigan inmates paroled with new job skillsMichigan Gov. Rick Snyder on Monday toured the new Vocational Village at Parnell prison in Jackson.
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Michigan

Another tannery waste dump site found in western Mich.
The tannery waste dump site prompts worries that chemical-laced debris may be in a wider area than previously known

Another tannery waste dump site found in western MichiganThe tannery waste dump site prompts worries that chemical-laced debris may be in a wider area than previously known
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
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