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Former champion boxer named to Michigan commission

July 20, 2014

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Former boxing champion Bronco McKart has been named to the Michigan Unarmed Combat Commission.

Gov. Rick Snyder recently announced the appointmen. more »»

Frankenmudder run raises $25,000 for charity

July 19, 2014

FRANKENMUTH, Mich. (AP) — A 5-kilometer run and obstacle course in Frankenmuth that offered lots of mud on the course and beer afterward has raised $25,000 for charity. more »»

Domestic abuse shelters emerge from shadows

July 19, 2014

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Domestic abuse shelters, often tucked away in the protective privacy of an obscure neighborhood, have begun moving out of the shadows with more public profiles aimed at generatin... more »»

Grant helps launch nursing program for veterans

July 19, 2014

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A $1 million federal grant to the University of Michigan-Flint will assist military veterans in earning an accelerated degree in nursing. more »»

US views on child immigrant crisis, at a glance

July 19, 2014

U.S. communities have diverged greatly on their attitude toward sheltering throngs of unaccompanied Central American children who have crossed the border from Mexico since October. more »»

US communities diverge on child migrant response

July 19, 2014

DALLAS (AP) — As thousands of unaccompanied immigrant children have poured into South Texas, community leaders from Dallas to Los Angeles to Syracuse, N.Y. more »»

Park renamed to honor sunken freighter, lives lost

July 19, 2014

MANISTIQUE, Mich. (AP) — An Upper Peninsula park is changing its name to honor a sunken freighter and the mariners' lives lost.

WLUC-TV reports (http://bi. more »»

Kayaker drowns in Michigan's Upper Peninsula

July 19, 2014

BRAMPTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities in Michigan's Upper Peninsula say they are investigating the drowning of a 48-year-old man who had been kayaking with a friend. more »»

People-powered plane pull marks airport milestone

July 19, 2014

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — The Gerald R. Ford International Airport is celebrating its 50th anniversary with some tug-of-war, aircraft edition.

The Grand Rapids Press reports (http://bit. more »»

Michigan voters to decide fate of business tax cut

July 19, 2014

DETROIT (AP) — An effort to end a state tax on manufacturing and small business equipment that is years in the making will be decided by Michigan voters during the upcoming primar. more »»

Michigan inmate accepts $250 to settle lawsuit

July 19, 2014

JACKSON, Mich. (AP) — The state Corrections Department has agreed to pay $250 to settle a lawsuit by an inmate who said his health was harmed by exposure to mold and bleach. more »»

Wording of statewide business tax ballot measure

July 19, 2014

The wording of a business tax proposal as it will appear on Michigan voters' ballots during the Aug. more »»

5-kilometer 'Frankenmudder' pairs obstacles, beer

July 19, 2014

FRANKENMUTH, Mich. (AP) — A 5-kilometer run and obstacle course in Frankenmuth that's being used to raise money for charity promises a muddy course with beer afterward to celebrate. more »»

15 peregrine falcons banded in Michigan for study

July 19, 2014

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Fifteen peregrine falcon chicks were fitted with leg bands in southeastern Michigan this spring, enabling scientists to track their movements. more »»

US commerce chief praises Michigan during forum

July 18, 2014

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (AP) — U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker says Michigan is "on a roll."

Pritzker spoke Friday in Benton Harbor at the North American headquarters of Whirlpool. more »»

Suspect named in deaths of pregnant woman, man

July 18, 2014

WYOMING, Mich. (AP) — Police on Friday identified the deceased suspect in the slayings of a pregnant Grand Rapids woman found in his car and her boyfrien. more »»

GM delayed recall in another ignition switch case

July 18, 2014

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors knew of ignition switch problems with 6. more »»

Court orders exam of judge's mental health

July 18, 2014

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan Supreme Court has ordered a judge to undergo a mental health exam.

The judge's name was not disclosed in an order released Friday. more »»

Michigan GOP activist convicted of extortion

July 18, 2014

ESCANABA, Mich. (AP) — A member of the Michigan Republican State Committee has been convicted of extortion and using a computer to commit a crim. more »»

Panel to select White House Christmas Tree grower

July 18, 2014

ALLEGAN, Mich. (AP) — Tree growers from across the country will meet in southwestern Michigan next week to decide who will provide the White House with this year's Christmas tre. more »»



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