- Lawmakers revisit Michigan foreclosure rules Updated: Mar-09-14 1:05 pm
- E-cigarettes ignite debate over regulation, sales Updated: Mar-08-14 4:13 am
- Michigan requiring more mental health services Updated: Mar-07-14 8:13 am
- Senate OKs banning e-cigarette sales to minors Updated: Mar-06-14 11:13 am
- Lawmakers pass bills deleting 'retarded' from laws Updated: Mar-05-14 8:31 pm
- House OKs road money, accounts for Medicaid delay Updated: Mar-04-14 7:59 pm
- Senate OKs bills so cities don't lose revenue Updated: Mar-04-14 7:25 pm
- Senate OKs bill letting landlords ban medical pot Updated: Mar-04-14 7:08 pm
- Snyder signs new sentencing rules for juveniles Updated: Mar-04-14 6:56 pm
- Bill to legalize scalping splits venues, brokers Updated: Mar-01-14 10:48 am
- School groups pitch alternative to Snyder's budget Updated: Feb-27-14 11:17 pm
- Calley, others take plunge for Special Olympics Updated: Feb-27-14 10:29 pm
- Steelcase donating facility as education hub Updated: Feb-26-14 12:53 pm
- Snyder signs law urging purchase of US-made flags Updated: Feb-25-14 6:30 pm
- Snyder signs law changing school safety drills Updated: Feb-25-14 6:09 pm
- Michigan legislators examine pigeon-keeping law Updated: Feb-25-14 11:49 am
- Anti-methamphetamine bills move ahead in Michigan Updated: Feb-24-14 4:04 am
- Legislators back Lake Michigan barge proposal Updated: Feb-23-14 4:04 am
- Car insurance plan has premium cut, medical cap Updated: Feb-20-14 8:16 pm
- Detroit pastor plans to seek US Rep. Conyers' seat Updated: Feb-20-14 5:57 am
- Michigan House panel approves income tax cut Updated: Feb-20-14 12:10 am
- Mich. won't let only EAA handle school turnarounds Updated: Feb-19-14 9:17 pm
- Group gets go-ahead for minimum wage ballot drive Updated: Feb-19-14 8:16 pm
- Gov. Snyder signs jury duty, trampoline court laws Updated: Feb-18-14 5:39 pm
- Mich. bill exempts helmets for off-road vehicles Updated: Feb-18-14 5:35 pm
LANSING, Michigan - Legislation to rewrite or clarify recent changes in Michigan's foreclosure rules has taken a step forward.
LANSING, Michigan - Banning the sale of electronic cigarettes to kids may seem like a no-brainer, yet Gov. Rick Snyder's administration and a number of health advocacy groups oppose legislation that does just that. They say it doesn't go far enough.
LANSING, Michigan - Legislation has been signed into law to offer more treatment options in Michigan for people with mental illness, including those who are jailed or at risk of being imprisoned.
LANSING, Michigan - Selling electronic cigarettes to minors would be prohibited under legislation that has unanimously passed the Michigan Senate.
LANSING, Michigan - The terms "mental retardation" and "mentally retarded" will be removed from state laws under legislation that unanimously passed the state Senate and House on Wednesday.
LANSING, Michigan - A divided Michigan House approved a mid-year spending bill Tuesday with more money for road maintenance because of the severe winter and to account for a delay in the expansion of Medicaid, setting up negotiations over differences with the Senate.
LANSING, Michigan - Bipartisan legislation designed to ensure that local governments' budgets would not be harmed when manufacturers and small businesses get a tax cut won easy approval Tuesday in the state Senate, five months before a statewide vote on the tax overhaul.
LANSING, Michigan - Landlords would have greater authority to ban tenants from smoking or growing medical marijuana under a bill that passed the state Senate on Tuesday.
LANSING, Michigan - Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has signed a law changing sentencing rules for juvenile defendants convicted of murder and other serious crimes.
LANSING, Michigan - Repealing Michigan's rarely enforced ban against scalping tickets is, on its face, an effort to help out the average customer looking to sell a few unused tickets to a game or concert.
LANSING, Michigan - Michigan school groups have countered Gov. Rick Snyder's K-12 budget plan with one of their own that would give districts more per student by eliminating line-item spending that benefits a smaller number of students.
LANSING, Michigan - Michigan Lt. Gov. Brian Calley has led state officials in taking a cold plunge for the sake of Special Olympics.
GAINES TOWNSHIP, Michigan - Office furniture maker Steelcase Inc. plans to donate its massive pyramid-shaped former research facility in western Michigan to a nonprofit foundation for use as an education hub for the study of "STEM" subjects: science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
LANSING, Michigan - Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has signed a law restricting local governments from buying American flags made outside the U.S. for veterans' graves.
LANSING, Michigan - Starting next school year, K-12 schools in Michigan will have to conduct one extra lockdown drill and one fewer fire drill a year.
ALLEN PARK, Michigan - A dispute about homing pigeons in a Detroit suburb could lead to a change in decades-old Michigan law.
LANSING, Michigan - Legislation to stop the sale of ephedrine or pseudoephedrine to people convicted of methamphetamine-related crimes is moving ahead in Lansing.
MUSKEGON, Michigan - Supporters of allowing cargo barges to travel on Lake Michigan as far north as Muskegon say they've lined up significant backing from members of the state legislature.
LANSING, Michigan - House Republicans on Thursday pitched a revised overhaul of Michigan's auto insurance system that would cut premiums and curtail unlimited medical benefits for people catastrophically injured in crashes.
DETROIT - A Detroit pastor says he plans to run as a Democratic candidate for the seat in Congress held by longtime Democratic U.S. Rep. John Conyers.
LANSING, Michigan - Michigan's income tax rate would drop two-tenths of a percentage point over the next two years and go down more in the future if tax revenue increases by a minimum amount under bills approved Wednesday by a House committee.
LANSING, Michigan - Michigan's school superintendent has terminated the contract giving a fledgling authority that runs 15 low-performing schools in Detroit exclusive functions of a turnaround district that could take over more failing public schools across the state.
LANSING, Michigan - Organizers of a drive to gradually raise Michigan's minimum wage from $7.40 to $10.10 an hour by 2017 and automatically increase it with inflation in future years got the green light Wednesday to collect signatures.
LANSING, Michigan - Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has signed a law letting full-time college students postpone jury duty until the end of the school year.
LANSING, Michigan - The Michigan House has voted to let off-road recreation vehicle drivers go without a crash helmet and protective glasses on their own private property.