- Adoption scheduled for kids of couple in gay marriage suit Updated: Oct-13-15 3:59 pm
PONTIAC, Michigan - Formal adoption of children by a same-sex couple who challenged Michigan's ban on gay marriage will be held in Oakland County Circuit Court.
- Records: Aide to Michigan congressman arrested in Baltimore Updated: Oct-13-15 3:34 pm
BALTIMORE - An aide to a Michigan congressman has been charged with attacking a man Baltimore police describe as the aide's boyfriend.
- Michigan woman charged in shots fired at shoplifters Updated: Oct-13-15 2:41 pm
DETROIT - A suburban Detroit woman is facing firearms charges after authorities say she shot at an SUV's tire to stop two shoplifters fleeing a Home Depot parking lot.
- Detroit police resist policy requiring pat-downs at lockup Updated: Oct-13-15 12:47 pm
DETROIT - A policy requiring officers to be patted down before entering the state-run Detroit Detention Center has been met with resistance from Detroit police.
- Official gets probation for putting neighbor's goods on curb Updated: Oct-13-15 11:16 am
BAY CITY, Michigan - A Bay City commissioner who was convicted of a misdemeanor for putting a neighbor's lawn mower, grill and fire pit on the curb has been sentenced to probation.
- Assisted-suicide advocate Kevorkian's papers open to public Updated: Oct-13-15 10:55 am
DETROIT - A University of Michigan library announced Tuesday that is has acquired the papers of Dr. Jack Kevorkian and is making them publicly available as part of an effort to help people better understand the assisted-suicide advocate and his role in the right-to-die debate.
- Drew Stanton, foundation outfit team with gear for safety Updated: Oct-13-15 10:38 am
FARMINGTON HILLS, Michigan - Arizona Cardinals quarterback Drew Stanton is helping to outfit a football team at the suburban Detroit high school he graduated from with special equipment to help protect players from internal injuries.
- Saginaw Valley State spending $2.7M on wireless network Updated: Oct-13-15 10:00 am
KOCHVILLE TOWNSHIP, Michigan - Saginaw Valley State University plans to spend up to $2.7 million to upgrade its wireless network.
- Michigan-Michigan State rivalry game starts with 64-mile run Updated: Oct-13-15 9:15 am
EAST LANSING, Michigan - Alex Powell's lifelong dream was to be a Spartan. His dream came true nine months before he died from tumors that had spread throughout his body.
- Plans call for Lansing to sell park to township for $600K Updated: Oct-13-15 9:00 am
DELTA TOWNSHIP, Michigan - Plans call for the city of Lansing to sell a park to a neighboring township for $600,000.
- E. Michigan's orthotics, prosthetics program gets new home Updated: Oct-13-15 7:56 am
YPSILANTI, Michigan - A historic building on Eastern Michigan University's campus has taken on a new role as the home to the school's graduate program in orthotics and prosthetics.
- U. of Michigan's solar car team works with IBM on race entry Updated: Oct-13-15 7:38 am
ANN ARBOR, Michigan - The University of Michigan's solar car team is working with IBM on its entry to the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge in Australia.
- Michigan's oldest lighthouse gets fresh coat of paint Updated: Oct-13-15 6:04 am
PORT HURON, Michigan - A 186-year-old lighthouse in Port Huron has received a fresh coat of paint as part of ongoing maintenance work to ensure the 82-foot structure doesn't fall back into disrepair.
- Free, online textbooks include factual errors, poor grammar Updated: Oct-13-15 5:52 am
DETROIT - Some who have reviewed the first batch of free, online textbooks commissioned under a Michigan Department of Education grant say they include factual inaccuracies, poor grammar, overgeneralizations, clumsy word choices and cultural insensitivity.
- Michigan close to banning powdered alcohol from shelves Updated: Oct-13-15 5:38 am
LANSING, Michigan - Michigan is close to joining other states that ban a powder product that makes vodka, rum and other alcoholic drinks when mixed with water.
- Police: Western Michigan student made up robbery story Updated: Oct-13-15 5:30 am
KALAMAZOO, Michigan - Police say a Western Michigan University student who reported being robbed on campus over the weekend made up the story.
- Michigan Supreme Court opens term with 11 cases this week Updated: Oct-13-15 5:10 am
LANSING, Michigan - The Michigan Supreme Court is opening a new term this week with a new member and arguments in 11 cases.
- Abandoned Hamtramck house to become floral installation Updated: Oct-13-15 4:10 am
HAMTRAMCK, Michigan - The steady hum of freeway traffic flows down I-75 as a nearby house, forgotten by time, sits empty.
- University of Michigan-Flint launches fundraising campaign Updated: Oct-13-15 4:03 am
FLINT, Michigan - The University of Michigan-Flint has launched a $40 million fundraising campaign to expand opportunities and support for students.
- Canadian, US crews plan search exercises near Traverse City Updated: Oct-13-15 4:01 am
TRAVERSE CITY, Michigan - The U.S. Coast Guard's Air Station Traverse City is teaming with members of the Royal Canadian Air Force for a search-and-rescue exercise in the Traverse City area.
- Vandals deface Christopher Columbus statue in Detroit Updated: Oct-13-15 1:14 am
DETROIT - Police are investigating after someone vandalized a statue of Italian explorer Christopher Columbus in downtown Detroit.
- Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum closing until next summer Updated: Oct-12-15 9:23 pm
GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan - The Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum will be closed until next summer as crews install new permanent interactive exhibits and conduct renovations.
- Winless Lions facing gloomy prospects after blowout loss Updated: Oct-12-15 7:37 pm
ALLEN PARK, Michigan - Golden Tate was ready when reporters approached him at his locker.
- Jim Harbaugh removes countdown clocks and won't look back Updated: Oct-12-15 6:59 pm
ANN ARBOR, Michigan - Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh acknowledged, albeit reluctantly, that the countdown clocks for Michigan State and Ohio State games have been removed from Schembechler Hall.
- Commission makes Michigan fishing regulation changes Updated: Oct-12-15 6:10 pm
CEDARVILLE, Michigan - Officials have approved a number of changes in Michigan fishing regulations, including rules affecting walleye and perch in Lake Huron's Saginaw Bay.