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Column: A New Orleans model for Detroit?

Former Louisiana Superintendent Paul Pastorek, pictured here at a 2008 groundbreaking ceremony for Langston Hughes Elementary in New Orleans, has spent significant time in Michigan this summer evaluating education in Detroit and across the state.

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Related Topix: Louisiana, Louisiana Government, Michigan, Michigan Government, US Governors, Opinion

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Examiner.com

Unaccompanied Minors, Received with Open Arms -- or Not

According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services almost 30,000 unaccompanied refugee minors have been successfully reunited with their families.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Prison, US Governors, Kalamazoo, MI, Michigan, Vassar, MI

MLive.com

New statewide EpiPen law goes into effect as students head back to school

When hundreds of Michigan schools open their doors to a new school year Tuesday, a new state law requiring them to stock lifesaving allergy medicine will also take effect.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Education Etc.

MLive.com

Vietnam veterans drafted before graduation can receive Saginaw diplomas

Former Saginaw School District students who served in the Vietnam War have the opportunity to receive their high school diplomas.

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Related Topix: Saginaw, MI, Education Etc., US Governors, Life, Veteran Affairs, US Military, US Navy

Christian Science Monitor

Why is Jimmy Carter speaking at Muslim convention?

Former President Carter delivers a speech during a meeting held by the Israeli Council of Foreign Relations in Jerusalem, April 21, 2008.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Terrorism, Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, US Governors

WTVG-TV Toledo

13abc viewer captures fire near Amtrak station on video

New details this morning from a train crash we first told you about Friday night on 13abc Action News at eleven o'clock.A cargo train hit an empty car that was stopped on the tracks, just south of Bradner.This happened on Bradner Road near the Greensburg Pike in Montgomery Township.No one on the train was hurt.The crash prompted a search for the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, US Governors

Detroit Free Press

Editorial: Lawmakers clueless on Michigan's road to ruin

Summer is traditionally the season when state legislators head home to hear what's on voters' minds, and lawmakers we've spoken to have been getting an earful about the deplorable and increasingly dangerous condition of Michigan roads.

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Related Topix: Michigan, Michigan Government, US News, US Governors, Opinion

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Rick Snyder paying price for his underlings' actions

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has had two advisers get caught up in ethical debacles.

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Related Topix: Michigan, US Governors, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Tax, Opinion

Detroit News

Warren mayor wants insurance reform in wake of floods

Dennis and Debbie Gerbe in their flooded basement in Warren on Aug. 12. Mayor James Fouts is calling for the state Legislature to reform flood insurance after receiving complaints from residents who thought they were covered but found out that they weren't after the Aug. 11 rainstorm.

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Related Topix: US Governors, FEMA, US News

Detroit News

A victory for homeowners

Huntington Woods officials have rightly repealed a controversial tree ordinance after residents conducted a petition drive asking the city to either repeal the law or submit it for voter approval.

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Related Topix: Huntington Woods, MI, US Governors, Education Etc., Opinion

WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

Ex-student indicted for threatening school shooting at WMU

Onetime engineering student Timothy Vanhumlian Siangdun, 44, of Springfield, who investigators say used Facebook to threaten a shooting on campus, was indicted Thursday by a federal grand jury on three counts of authoring an interstate communication with threat to injure.

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Detroit News

Snyder calls for coexistence between Muslims, Jews in Middle East

Zeshan Bagewadi sings during the opening ceremony of the Islamic Society of North America's annual convention on Friday.

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Debbie Schlussel

Exclusive E-Mails Show Gop Governoer In Love With Hamas Terrorism Fundraiser

Today, Michigan Republican Governor Rick Snyder will speak to the convention of ISNA-the Islamic Society of North America, which the Bush AND Obama Administration Justice Departments designated as an unindicted co-conspirator in HAMAS terrorism.

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Related Topix: Hamas (Palestine), Terrorism, US Governors, US Politics, Representative Mark Schauer, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Detroit, MI

Daily Kos

Elections Morning Digest: Mark Schauer pulls into a narrow lead

Want the scoop on hot races around the country? Get the digest emailed to you each weekday morning.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Mark Schauer, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Governors, 2012 Presidential Election

WGRE-FM Greencastle

Sally Laukitis '71 Reappointed to Michigan Travel Commission

Governor Rick Snyder has reappointed Sally J. Laukitis, a 1971 graduate of DePauw University, to the Michigan Travel Commission.

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Star Tribune

Carter, Snyder to address leading US Muslim group

Ex-President Jimmy Carter and Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder are among the dignitaries scheduled to speak in Detroit at the annual convention of the Islamic Society of North America.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Detroit News

Beware, Detroit: Flood relief may not be coming

Detroiters who have had to replace flood-damaged equipment may not get much relief from the government, Beckmann writes.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Natural Disasters, Flood, US Governors, FEMA, US News, Automakers, General Motors, Opinion

Detroit News

Michigan health director stepping down after small stroke

Haveman, who has overseen the expansion of Michigan's Medicaid health program for low-income residents, recently experienced a small stroke, according to Snyder's office.

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WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

Governor Snyder Declares September Preparedness Month In Michigan

Governor Snyder has declared September as Preparedness Month in Michigan. To support the effort the Michigan State Police, and Emergency Management and Homeland Security Division are joining agencies nationwide to encourage households, businesses and communities to develop emergency preparedness plans.

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The Auto Channel

Toyota Continues to Grow Its Investment in Michigan

Aug. 26, 2014: - Toyota will move forward with the planning of its new facility on the York Township, Mich., campus of the Toyota Technical Center to accommodate approximately 250 direct procurement positions currently based in Kentucky following approval of state and local incentives announced today by the Michigan Economic Development Corporation ... (more)

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