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  1. Extolling Jim Harbaugh's Virtues, Colin Cowherd Explains Basic EconomicsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... the possibility of San Francisco '49ers head football coach Jim Harbaugh being hired to coach the University of Michigan, Cowherd was adamant that UofM administrators go to great lengths to sign the former Wolverine quarterback. He told them to pay ...

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  2. Mac's Layup Drill: Are Yankees better, Dom Easley and Anthony VarvaroRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | SILive.com

    ... with all the pluses and minuses that come along with that designation. And I also understand that the University of Michigan has every reason to believe that current San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh would do a bang-up job if he returned to his ...

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  3. Tax hike for roads requires risky statewide spring voteRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Crain's Detroit Business

    Gov. Rick Snyder and other advocates for increased transportation funding are betting that Michigan voters are fed up enough with inferior roads that they won't blink at a $1.7 billion tax hike whose centerpiece is a 1-percentage point sales tax increase. It's a risky plan, especially if conservative interests spend heavily to urge its defeat and too many business groups that preferred a lawmaker-approved net gasoline tax hike decide to sit on the sidelines.

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  4. Bitter cold, mild highs and heavy lake enhanced snowRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Bitter cold , mild highs and heavy lake enhanced snow top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history . From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on December 21. 1967 - Temperatures soared to record highs around 60A across Lower Michigan on the winter solstice.

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  5. Rising country star Frankie Ballard returns to Kalamazoo for sold-out Christmas showRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MLive.com

    ... gy musical style to downtown. Ballard spent six years of his life living in Kalamazoo, playing baseball for Western Michigan University, performing at local venues, and frequenting the many bars Kalamazoo has to offer.

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  6. New Michigan wolf hunt in question; supporters are angry, critics are 'ecstatic'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MLive.com

    A federal judge's order to reinstate wolves as an endangered species in the Great Lakes area was cheered by Michigan wolf supporters and decried by a farmer who has had significant cattle losses. "Basically what this decision shows is that entrusting the state with the management of wolves is a failed experiment," said Jill Fritz, state director for The Humane Society of the United States and director for Keep Michigan Wolves Protected.

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  7. "My Body Belongs to Me."Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Philly.com

    ... novel has a mind-blowing conceit: An amateur Shakespearean troupe tours the volatile boonies of a postapocalyptic Michigan. Civilization may have died, but the show must go on! - David Hiltbrand Bagmen, by William Lashner (Thomas & Mercer, $14.95 ...

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  8. Public Invited To Meeting On State Recycling PlansRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WILX-TV Lansing

    State officials invite the public to a meeting of the Governor's Recycling Council, which was formed as part of a goal to double Michigan's recycling rate. The meeting scheduled for Jan. 14 at Constitution Hall in Lansing will include a public comment period.

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  9. Taking charge: U-M President Mark Schlissel set tone for his tenure early and has stuck to itRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Coming to Ann Arbor from his position as provost at Brown University -- a private school that can only be compared to Michigan for its academic reputation -- Schlissel had to acclimate quickly to running a public university with a student body five times greater than at Brown, in an environment where supporters are just as involved with athletics ... (more)

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  10. 'Literally a miracle:' Episcopal Diocese forgives $93,000 debt owed by independent Saginaw churchRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | MLive.com

    The pastor of Christ Image Community Church in Saginaw will tell you he just experienced an early Christmas miracle when the Episcopal Diocese of Eastern Michigan erased a $93,000 debt owed by the independent church. Burton and his wife, the Rev.

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  11. Pick Six: The Postseason Madness Has BegunRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Gamedayr.com

    ... I'm going to offer you some advice about your next destination. If you don't take the job at the University of Michigan, your alma mater, you will be the biggest idiot since that sucker who took up coaching the Crocs in Gainesville. You've a chance ...

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  12. Tim Skubick: Who'll be for and against road funding proposal on Michigan's ballot in May?Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | MLive.com

    ... here in his December "fix the roads" tour, will definitely campaign for the May ballot proposal. (Chris Clark Michigan voters will now have a once-in-a-lifetime chance to put their money where their mouth is. For decades they have been belly-aching ...

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  13. Rick Haglund: Business leaders call for public investment over tax changes, survey saysRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Business leaders want to see more investment in roads and schools as a way to attract and retain talent. In pushing to replace the despised Michigan Business Tax with a simplified corporate income tax, Gov. Rick Snyder said the new tax would be fairer and promote job growth.

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  14. All the college football action from bowl gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... wide receiver Jalen Robinette catches a pass during the first half of the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl versus Western Michigan. Air Force running back Shayne Davern runs through a tackle by Western Michigan safety Trevor Ishmael at the Famous Idaho ...

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  15. Michigan certainly 'a different team,' and now dealing with uncharted levels of adversityRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Michigan entered Saturday afternoon's game against a solid -- but not great -- non-conference opponent with a 6-4 record after a loss against Arizona. The same thing happened a year ago.

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  16. Mich. medic jailed for stealing cash from dead patientRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | EMS1

    A paramedic has been sentenced to 15 days in jail for stealing money from a dead man in western Michigan.

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  17. Judge dismisses harness horsemen's association lawsuit against...Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | State of Michigan

    A lawsuit challenging the Michigan Gaming Control Board executive director's authority to issue amended orders for horse racing meet dates was dismissed this week by Ingham County Circuit Court Judge Rosemarie Aquilina. "The race meeting dates decisions are made in the best interests of horse racing," said Richard Kalm, executive director, MGCB.

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  18. From Traverse CityRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | WOODTV.com

    ... for the number of tornadoes in the U.S. The figure on the right shows the number of tornadoes this year by state. Michigan's 17 tornadoes was one above the long-term average of 16 and four above the 10-year average of 13. The most notable twister in ...

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  19. Community Foundation Awards $150,000 to Organizations Across the Region to Benefit YouthRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | PR.com

    The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan announced the distribution of $150,000 in grants to fund 18 projects through its YOUth Voice Social Justice grant program. Earlier in 2014, the Metropolitan Youth Policy Fellows, a diverse group of youth working together for a better metro Detroit region, surveyed more than 1,100 young people to share their ideas on issues facing their communities and the region.

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  20. Purdy: A great show comes crashing down in the endRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    ... out a trade. Harbaugh will have the leverage to do what he wants. There are also those persistent University of Michigan rumors, which are almost surely true. Harbaugh's alma mater wants him back and badly. The money being mentioned, six years for ...

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