Stories tagged: michigan
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016, 9:17 p.m.
President-elect Donald Trump and his supporters went to court Friday to prevent or halt election recounts in Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin, less than two weeks before the states would have …
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016, 9:42 a.m.
Supporters of Republican Donald Trump filed a federal lawsuit trying to halt Wisconsin’s ongoing presidential recount, and Michigan’s attorney general on Friday sued to stop a recount from happening in …
Thu., Dec. 1, 2016, 5:54 p.m.
The tedious task of recounting Wisconsin’s nearly 3 million votes for president began Thursday with scores of hastily hired temporary workers flipping through stacks of ballots as observers watched their …
Thu., Dec. 1, 2016, 1:10 p.m.
President-elect Donald Trump’s campaign has filed an objection to Green Party candidate Jill Stein’s request for a hand recount of Michigan’s presidential election votes.
Wed., Nov. 30, 2016, 12:09 p.m.
Green Party presidential nominee Jill Stein on Wednesday requested a full hand recount of Michigan’s presidential vote, making it the third state narrowly won by Republican Donald Trump where she’s …
Mon., Nov. 28, 2016, 1:13 p.m.
The Michigan Board of Canvassers with a 4-0 vote certified the state’s election results Monday afternoon, showing Republican Donald Trump won the presidential race by a 10,704-vote margin over Democrat …
Mon., Nov. 28, 2016, 11:56 a.m.
On Sunday morning, President-elect Donald Trump assured us all that a recount of the 2016 election wouldn’t change the outcome and was a waste of resources. In a tweetstorm, he …
Sat., Nov. 26, 2016, 9:38 p.m.
Curtis Samuel swept in for a 15-yard touchdown after Ohio State barely converted a fourth-and-1 and the second-ranked Buckeyes beat No. 3 Michigan 30-27 in double overtime Saturday.
Fri., Nov. 18, 2016, 7:33 a.m.
Federal officials have outlined new steps Flint must take before switching its drinking water source again in the wake of its lead-contamination crisis.
Thu., Nov. 17, 2016, 7:17 a.m.
Michigan, where a man-made water crisis is still roiling one of its biggest cities, will consider requiring all infants and toddlers to be tested for lead poisoning as part of …
Tue., Nov. 15, 2016, 11:44 a.m.
Authorities say that about 200 pigs got loose after a truck heading to Indiana was involved in a crash on a foggy southwestern Michigan roadway.
Sat., Nov. 5, 2016, 8:54 p.m.
Mississippi State’s Nick Fitzgerald was hit a few yards shy of the end zone as one, two and then three Texas A&M defenders tried to pull him to the ground.
Tue., Nov. 1, 2016, 11:02 p.m.
The road to the College Football Playoff just got a little bumpier for the Washington Huskies.
Mon., Oct. 31, 2016, 12:37 p.m.
Fire officials in suburban Detroit say Ford Motor Co.’s world headquarters in Dearborn has been evacuated as a precaution due to a fire.
Sat., Oct. 22, 2016, 10:43 p.m.
Grant Haley returned a blocked field goal 60 yards for a touchdown with 4:27 left in the fourth quarter and Penn State upset No. 2 Ohio State 24-21 in State …
Tue., Oct. 18, 2016, 9:57 a.m.
Several families have filed a class-action lawsuit against the state of Michigan and the Flint school district, saying more needs to be done to help students whose academic performance and …
Thu., Oct. 6, 2016, 8:40 p.m.
A former Utah State football player who was dropped by the Atlanta Falcons over multiple sexual assault allegations was charged Thursday with rape, assault and kidnapping. The Cache County Attorney’s …
Tue., Sept. 27, 2016, 11:26 a.m.
Senate Democrats on Tuesday threatened to block must-do legislation to prevent the government from shutting down Friday at midnight, battle the Zika virus and help flood-ravaged Louisiana rebuild.
Wed., Sept. 21, 2016, 11:27 a.m.
A man is in police custody after authorities said he asphyxiated his two young children in a car at their Dearborn Heights home, shot and killed his two stepchildren and …
Tue., Sept. 20, 2016, 6:38 a.m.
Days after Flint Mayor Karen Weaver served notice that her city might file a lawsuit against the State of Michigan over the Flint drinking water crisis, the state removed Flint’s …
Wed., Aug. 31, 2016, 6:17 a.m.
A dog swam more than 6 miles and walked a dozen more to find its family after falling overboard into Lake Michigan during the weekend.
Fri., July 29, 2016, 12:45 p.m.
Six current or former state employees were charged Friday with misconduct and other crimes in the Flint water crisis, bringing to nine the number of public officials facing prosecution over …
Mon., July 11, 2016, 1:26 p.m.
A sheriff says two bailiffs and a gunman are dead at a western Michigan courthouse where a shooting happened.
Wed., June 8, 2016, 8:58 p.m.
They called themselves “The Chain Gang” – a group of bicyclists drawn together by zest for their sport, physical fitness and love of the outdoors whose day trip in the …
Tue., May 31, 2016, 2:30 p.m.
Municipal water in Flint, Michigan, has improved significantly and is safe for bathing and showering, although people should continue filtering the water before drinking it, scientists said Tuesday.
Wed., May 4, 2016, 5:12 p.m.
A man is in custody after he admitted to spraying a contaminant that officials believe contained mouse poison on unpackaged food at several Michigan grocery stores, authorities said.
Wed., May 4, 2016, 10:42 a.m.
President Barack Obama brought a message Wednesday to residents of Flint, Michigan – a promise for change after lead from old pipes tainted their drinking water.
Tue., May 3, 2016, 8:18 a.m.
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder will greet President Barack Obama at a Flint airport and talk to him about efforts to solve the city’s drinking water mess.
Wed., April 20, 2016, 8:42 a.m.
A judge in Flint, Mich., authorized charges Wednesday against three officials involved in the Flint water crisis, the first time criminal charges have been brought against government officials in the …
Wed., April 6, 2016, 10:09 a.m.
Hundreds of residents of Flint, Michigan, have filed a racketeering lawsuit targeting Gov. Rick Snyder and other state and local officials over lead contamination of the city’s drinking water.