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In his story on the Supreme Court's decision this morning upholding Michigan voters' 2006 approval of a ban on race-, ethic- and gender-based preferences in university admissions, USA Today's Richard Wolf failed to identify the size of the court majority, which was 6-2.
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The mother of a 17-year-old honors student who was among 10 people killed in a fiery Northern California bus crash sued FedEx on Tuesday, alleging that its trucks have a history of catching fire.
Michigan schools have been far too slow to adapt to the changing world, Cook writes.
Biofuels made from the leftovers of harvested corn plants are worse than gasoline for global warming in the short term, a study shows, challenging the Obama administration's conclusions that they are a much... In a story April 20 about new research showing biofuels made with corn leftovers are worse for global warming than gasoline in the short ... (more)
Jose Alvarenga, center, BAMN national organizer, and others protest the Supreme Court ruling on the campus of the University of Michigan Tuesday, April 22, 2014, in Ann Arbor, Mich.
I'm actually not a fan of the term "mansplaining," but it works here in a sort of hoist with his own petard sense.
In a decision that likely makes California's Proposition 209 bullet proof against legal attack, the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld an identical Michigan law that bans affirmative action in public programs such as university admissions.
The justices said in a 6-2 ruling that Michigan voters had the right to change their state constitution to prohibit public colleges and universities from taking account of race in admissions decisions.
In recent years, Michigan's recruiting class for the following February has seemed mostly complete by this point.
Michigan activists looking to legalize or decriminalize marijuana in at least a dozen communities this fall will spark up the effort Tuesday morning in Oak Park.
When ballot committees file campaign finance reports this week in advance of a May 6 vote on a city streets tax proposal , the fundraising data won't be available online.
Three-quarters of Michigan voters support the "Classrooms and Kids"proposal that would redirect more money into classrooms and preserve local control, a new poll released today shows.
New state regulations that take effect July 1 aim to eliminate the ability of chairs of the Michigan Board of Medicine and 26 other health-licensing boards to unilaterally end investigations of physicians , nurses and other healthcare professionals.
The MRR updates you on the very latest regarding Michigan football recruiting. Michigan's two WR offers are touched on, visit reactions are discussed and an offensive lineman is taking his time.
Robert Griffin, now 90, who rose to be second in the Republican U.S. Senate leadership, was defeated in 1978.
U.S. District Court Judge Bernard Friedman now says, "you are all wrong." As far as I am concerned, he should be removed from the bench.