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Detroit auto show launches 2019 poster contest

Detroit auto show launches 2019 poster contestNorth American International Auto Show poster contest open to Michigan high schoolers; deadline Nov. 20
  • Detroit
  • 4 hours ago
Michigan

UM professor in Israel flap seeks 'respect' as furor grows

Prof in Israel flap seeks ‘respect’ as furor growsJohn Cheney-Lippold defends his refusal to recommend a student to study in Israel as UM regents, others condemn his action
  • Michigan
  • 4 hours, 14 minutes ago
Weather

Severe thunderstorm warning issued for Lenawee County
National Weather Service issues severe thunderstorm warning for Lenawee County

Severe thunderstorm warning issued for Lenawee CountyNational Weather Service issues severe thunderstorm warning for Lenawee County
  • Weather
  • 5 hours, 24 minutes ago
Michigan

Appeals court revives ex-Flint official's lawsuit against city for wrongful firing

Appeals court revives ex-Flint official’s lawsuitThe U.S. 6th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that former Flint administrator Natasha Henderson's wrongful firing suit against Mayor Weaver may proceed
  • Michigan
  • 3 hours, 59 minutes ago
Michigan

UM's Schlissel gets 5-year contract extension, 3.5% raise

Schlissel gets 5-year contract extension, 3.5% raiseThe increase, the same percentage he was given a year ago, boosts his base salary to $852,346
  • Michigan
  • 6 hours, 29 minutes ago
Michiganians of the year

Meet the 2018 Michiganians of the Year

Meet the 2018 Michiganians of the YearCynicism may be the curse of the age, but these examples cut through the gloom and redeem our faith.
  • Michiganians of the year
  • 3 months ago
Michigan

California woman falls, dies at Pictured Rocks

California woman falls, dies at Pictured RocksA California woman has died after falling 200 feet at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore in the Upper Peninsula
  • Michigan
  • 6 hours, 32 minutes ago
Michigan

State considers using National Guard to finish stalled roadwork

State may use National Guard to finish roadworkUnion leaders want Snyder to end lockout with industry association
  • Michigan
  • 6 hours, 33 minutes ago
Michigan

Schuette's gay rights record in spotlight amid chamber backlash

Schuette gay rights record hit in backlashMichigan Republican gubernatorial hopeful Bill Schuette signaled he is open to new anti-discrimination protections for gay and transgender residents
  • Michigan
  • 8 hours, 29 minutes ago
Michigan

‘Republicans for Whitmer’ group opposes Schuette

‘Republicans for Whitmer’ group opposes SchuetteA group of former Republican lawmakers, administration officials and business leaders on Thursday announced they’ll work to help elect Michigan Democratic gubernatorial candidate Gretchen Whitmer over GOP nominee Bill Schuette.
  • Michigan
  • 6 hours, 59 minutes ago
Michigan

Father convicted in bathtub drowning of 14-month-old
A western Michigan man has been convicted of manslaughter in the death of his 14-month-old daughter

Man convicted in bathtub drowning of 14-month-old daughterA western Michigan man has been convicted of manslaughter in the death of his 14-month-old daughter
  • Michigan
  • 14 hours, 13 minutes ago
Michigan

Political Insider: Record voter turnout predicted for Michigan

Record Michigan voter turnout predictedFormer Michigan Elections Director Chris Thomas is predicting more than four million ballots will be cast in the Nov. 6 election.
  • Michigan
  • 18 hours, 6 minutes ago
Michigan

Former Michigan House speaker backs anti-gerrymandering initiative

Former Mich. House speaker backs anti-gerrymandering initiativeThree former Michigan Republican lawmakers supported a ballot proposal that would create a commission to redraw political boundaries every 10 years.
  • Michigan
  • 18 hours, 27 minutes ago
Michigan

Muslim worker claims DTE bias over prayers

Muslim worker claims DTE bias over prayersIbrahim Canales alleges discrimination, unfair discipline by utility over Friday rituals in EEOC complaint
  • Michigan
  • 18 hours, 30 minutes ago
Michigan

Lawyer: UM prof in Israel letter flap gets death threats

Lawyer: Prof in Israel letter flap gets threatsPalestine Legal, a Chicago-based advocacy group, says John Cheney-Lippold has been threatened for refusing to recommend a student for study in Israel
  • Michigan
  • 18 hours, 39 minutes ago
Michigan

Health officials: Don't swallow Huron River foam

Health officials: Don’t swallow Huron River foamState health officials warn Huron River users and their pets not to swallow foam on waterway because of tests showing high levels of PFAS
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Michigan

Attorney general candidates launch dueling Michigan ad campaigns

AG candidates launch dueling ad campaignsThe Democratic and Republican candidates for Michigan attorney general released their first ads of the general election season Wednesday.
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Wayne County

Prisoner who won Supreme Court case set to be paroled

Prisoner who won Supreme Court case set to be paroledMatthew Makowski has been granted parole and is scheduled to leave prison Thursday.
  • Wayne County
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Michigan

Mich. man sentenced in shooting deaths of 2 young men

Mich. man sentenced in shooting deaths of 2 young menA man who fatally shot two young men who broke into his truck has been sentenced to 19 to 40 years in prison
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Michigan

State working to end 'unacceptable standoff' over road projects

State aims to end ‘unacceptable’ road work standoffState in talks with union, industry contractors to stop 'unacceptable standoff' over road work
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Michigan

Police arrest more than dozen while clearing Kalamazoo homeless camp

Police arrest more than dozen while clearing Kalamazoo homeless campThe homeless camp in Bronson Park has been a focus of protests since last month by those seeking better resources
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Michigan

Medicaid expansion hangs in balance in Michigan gov race

Medicaid expansion hangs in balance in gov raceThe fate of Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder’s Medicaid expansion plan is a major debate in the gubernatorial race between Gretchen Whitmer and Bill Schuette.
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Michigan

Drone to survey lake in search for toxic chemicals
Regulators say they’ll deploy a drone over a northern Michigan lake to search for sources of toxic chemicals

Drone to survey Michigan lake in search for toxic chemicalsRegulators say they’ll deploy a drone over a northern Michigan lake to search for sources of toxic chemicals
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Michigan

Case against mom for taking teen’s phone dismissed

Case against mom for taking teen’s phone dismissedJodie May of Grandville says she took away the iPhone 6 in April after the girl got in trouble in school
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Michigan

Nassar victim's parents praise Schuette for prosecution

Nassar victim’s parents praise SchuetteConfronting Larry Nassar in court was a pivotal moment in Helena Weick’s healing process, and Bill Schuette gave her that chance, Helena's parents say
  • Michigan
  • 2 days ago
Michigan

UM professor refuses reference for student to study in Israel

UM prof refuses to recommend student to study in IsraelThe decision has upset UM's Jewish community and led the school to say it opposes "any boycott of Israeli institutions of higher learning"
  • Michigan
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Politics

John Dingell from hospital: 'Rumors of my demise ... only slightly exaggerated'

John Dingell undergoing tests after heart attackFormer Rep. John Dingell tweets: "Rumors of my demise may have only been slightly exaggerated, but I’m still here and you’re not done with me yet."
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
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