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4 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press
Immigrants and their supporters in Michigan are fasting for 24 hours to support immigration reform, one of several efforts that have taken place across the U.S. About 45 people in Michigan started fasting Wednesday night in Dearborn at the Arab Community Center for Economic and Social Services and will break their fast at 6 p.m. today at the 555 ... (more)
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8 hrs ago | Battle Creek Enquirer
An advocate of greater campaign finance disclosure said he expects Gov. Rick Snyder to veto a bill the Legislature sent him today that would shield the identity of those who pay for controversial "issue ads."
12 hrs ago | Detroit News
The Michigan chapter of the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee has postponed its annual banquet amid a planned protest over the civil rights group's controversial handling of sexual harassment allegations against its former regional leader.
17 hrs ago | Northern Michigan News
Highs in the teens are forecast for much of the state on Thursday, and snowfall is predicted in parts of western Michigan and the Upper Peninsula.
The Representative Council of the Michigan High School Athletic Association has approved moving that state baseball and softball semifinals and finals from Battle Creek's Bailey Park to Michigan State University.
Michigan will join more conservative states in requiring residents who want health insurance coverage for abortions to buy an extra policy, after Republican legislators passed the law Wednesday over the objections of Democrats who pleaded for them to take the issue to voters instead.
The House passed legislation Wednesday that instructs the Veterans Affairs Department to unearth the remains of an Army veteran buried with military honors last year even after police said he killed an Indianapolis woman and injured three others before taking his own life.
A state attorney has urged the Michigan Supreme Court to let stand an unprecedented decision by Gov. Jennifer Granholm, who made a prisoner eligible for possible release but then changed her mind in her final days in office.
Michigan had 52,780 residents complete insurance applications at HealthCare.gov during October and November, though just 6,847 enrolled in a plan, according to a government report released Wednesday morning.
Butch Ely rides his 1996 Harley-Davidson Fat Boy without a helmet near his Hamburg Township home.
Michigan's Congressional delegation led by Representatives Candice Miller and Dan Benishek are urging the Obama Administration to fully fund the Great Lakes Navigation System in the fiscal 2015 budget.
A pair of bills that would allow for the use of medical marijuana-infused products, as well as legalizing dispensaries for cannabis, passed the House Judiciary committee Tuesday morning on unanimous votes.
A Michigan man accused of killing the mother of his 3-year-old son during a year on the run from the fatal drive-by shooting of a 6-year-old girl is facing trial in the first killing.
An anti-gay member of the Republican National Committee made waves at a GOP holiday party last week, when he allegedly accused gays of pushing for health care reform because they die earlier.
Michigan's 15 public universities were responsible for more than $23 billion of spending in 2012, a new study found.
Where does Santa Claus learn to chortle 'Ho, ho, ho!' and listen to the wishes of children all over the world? Each year at the Charles W. Howard Santa Claus School , dozens of prospective St. Nicks come to learn the art of being Santa.
Cattle farmer John Koski, who has the state's highest number of reported wolf attacks, supports the wolf hunt.