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Genital mutilation ban ruled unconstitutional; judge drops charges against sect

Genital mutilation ban tossed; charges droppedA judge delivered a significant, but not fatal, blow to a novel criminal case being closely followed by groups opposed to female genital mutilation
  • Detroit
  • 3 hours, 1 minute ago
Michigan

Couple charged with death of daughter could lose two other children

Pair charged in death may lose 2 childrenMedical examiner found 10 month old who weighed 8 lbs. died of malnutrition, dehydration
  • Michigan
  • 6 hours, 13 minutes ago
Michigan

Snyder targets PFAS fight in $371M spending request

Snyder targets PFAS in $371M spending requestRepublican Gov. Rick Snyder is asking Michigan lawmakers to approve $371 million in new state spending before he leaves office.
  • Michigan
  • 8 hours, 34 minutes ago
Education

Moody's: Detroit school district needs another state bailout

Moody’s: Detroit schools need new state bailoutMoody's: Without state aid to address growing capital needs, Detroit's school system poses a potential threat to Detroit's economic revitalization
  • Education
  • 2 hours, 54 minutes ago
Michigan

Ex-MSU President Simon charged with lying over Nassar

Ex-MSU President Simon charged with lying over NassarSimon is charged with four counts of lying to a peace officer as part of an investigation into Larry Nassar by the Michigan State Police
  • Michigan
  • 8 hours, 48 minutes ago
Michigan

Why Democrats won more votes, but GOP won more legislative seats in Michigan

Why Dems won more votes, but GOP won more seatsDemocrats blame gerrymandering for Michigan's election results, but experts also note a political realignment that has been emerging over seven years
  • Michigan
  • 21 hours, 59 minutes ago
Education

Discrimination in K-12 schools explored at hearing

Discrimination in K-12 schools explored at hearingMichigan Civil Rights Commission hears from students who discuss what they say is bias in K-12 schools
  • Education
  • 17 hours, 4 minutes ago
Michigan

Convict to justices: Michigan court fees are unconstitutional tax

Convict to justices: Court fees are improper taxA Michigan Supreme Court ruling on court costs assessed at felony sentencing could affect a key funding source for operating Michigan's trial courts.
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Michigan

Fog limits visibility on Metro Detroit roads

Fog limits visibility on Metro Detroit roadsThe fog stretches from about the Michigan-Ohio border up to Metro Detroit, but will "slowly improve" by late morning
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Michigan

Michigan communities rebel against marijuana business

Mich. towns rebel against pot businessSeveral Michigan communities say they'll ban commercial recreational marijuana facilities
  • Michigan
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Education

Hearing on bias in Michigan’s K-12 schools set

Hearing set on Mich. school biasMichigan Civil Rights Commission to hold public hearing Monday in Detroit
  • Education
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Michigan

UM stem cell research lifts hope for Alzheimer's patients

UM research lifts hope for Alzheimer’s cureEva Feldman's research shows Implanting neural stem cells in the brains of mouse models improved recognition and spatial memory, along with learning
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Michigan

Injured Chelsea runner settles lawsuit for $4.5M
Runner sued high school cross-country coach after he was severely injured in dark early-morning practice

Chelsea runner injured at practice settles lawsuit for $4.5MRunner sued high school cross-country coach after he was severely injured in dark early-morning practice
  • Michigan
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Michigan

Saginaw’s WWI history on display

Saginaw’s WWI history on displayWorld War I ended 100 years ago, but Saginaw County’s connection to the Great War lives on
  • Michigan
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Business

Get The Detroit News Thanksgiving edition early

Get The Detroit News Thanksgiving edition earlyStarting at 7 a.m. Wednesday, readers can buy the paper featuring all the ads at Sterling Heights plant
  • Business
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Michigan

Man ordered to repay $200K in theft from trucks
A Tennessee man has been ordered to pay nearly $218,000 to cover the cost of merchandise he and four other stole

Man ordered to repay $200K in theft from trucksA Tennessee man has been ordered to pay nearly $218,000 to cover the cost of merchandise he and four other stole
  • Michigan
  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
Michigan

16-year-old boy dies in accidental shooting in the UP
A 13-year-old-boy was loading a rifle at his home and weapon fired, striking the 16-year-old in the back

16-year-old boy dies in accidental shooting in the UPA 13-year-old-boy was loading a rifle at his home and weapon fired, striking the 16-year-old in the back
  • Michigan
  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
Michigan

MSU offers housing for substance abuse recovery

MSU offers housing for substance abuse recoveryMSU will provide on-campus housing to students in recovery from substance abuse disorders
  • Michigan
  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
Michigan

Case could upset a key source of cash for local courts

Case could upset a key source of cash for local courtsLocal governments have authority to put a portion of court operating costs on people convicted of crimes, often poor
  • Michigan
  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
Michigan History

The legacy of Henry Ford

The legacy of Henry FordThe legacy of Henry Ford
  • Michigan History
  • 3 days, 9 hours ago
Michigan

Mich. man convicted in 1991 slaying seeks commutation

Mich. man convicted in 1991 slaying seeks commutationThe 81-year-old is serving a life sentence with no parole for the 1991 murder of his business partner
  • Michigan
  • 3 days, 14 hours ago
Education

Black activists criticize effort to rename Ben Carson school

Activists criticize effort to rename Carson schoolAn effort to rename Dr. Ben Carson school ignores the accomplishments and charitable acts of the Detroit native who us the U.S. Secretary of HUD
  • Education
  • 4 days, 4 hours ago
Michigan

Michigan hunter killed on first day of firearms deer season

Hunter killed 1st day of firearms deer seasonA deer hunter in the northern Lower Peninsula was killed Thursday
  • Michigan
  • 4 days, 4 hours ago
Business

UM economists: Michigan job growth enters longest period since WWII

Mich. could set job-growth record since WWIIA state economic forecast from the University of Michigan expects continued job growth in the state, even as it slows.
  • Business
  • 4 days, 4 hours ago
Michigan

Mich. man sentenced to life in prison for 2nd slaying
Royale Runyon was charged last year with murder in the December 2012 shooting death of a 20-year-old woman

Mich. man sentenced to life in prison for 2nd slayingRoyale Runyon was charged last year with murder in the December 2012 shooting death of a 20-year-old woman
  • Michigan
  • 4 days, 13 hours ago
Nation

USA Gymnastics COO Ron Galimore resigns

USA Gymnastics COO Ron Galimore resignsThe move came as USA Gymnastics is facing decertification of its status as the national governing body for the sport
  • Nation
  • 4 days, 13 hours ago
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