ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) Michigan has hired assistant basketball coaches Billy Donlon and Saddi Washington. Wolverines coach John Beilein announced the moves Wednesday. Beilein had to replace two key coaches on his staff because Bacari Alexander was hired to lead the Detroit Titans and University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee hired LaVall Jordan. Show More Summary
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Every hospital's intensive care unit has treated them -- the critically ill patients who spend weeks going from crisis to crisis, never quite getting better enough to get out of the ICU, but never quite dying. Now,...Show More Summary
After a food poisoning scare, the FBI has arrested a man they suspect of spraying fresh food in three Ann Arbor grocery stores with a poisonous substance. They have also listed other stores that may have been affected. Health officials say residents shouldn’t be too concerned about the effects of having consumed the food. Show More Summary
Matt Albert, co-founder of the Grammy winning Eighth Blackbird sextet, has been named chair of a new department of chamber music at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.
Agency says man being held after admitting he sprinkled the poison and other liquids on exposed foods in several Ann Arbor area grocery stores, including Whole Foods
Whole Foods said that an employee at the Ann Arbor location had seen the surreptitious spill and the food was thrown out afterwards.
Just here for a quick mass-poisoning. The FBI's Detroit office says it has a couple of questions for a local idiot caught pouring a weird liquid onto the unpackaged food at an Ann Arbor Whole Foods. The suspect entered the store last...Show More Summary
Something you don't want to hear before digging into a food bar at your local supermarket: that someone was spotted sprinkling an unknown substance on it. That's what Whole Foods is saying happened at one of its stores in Ann Arbor, Mich., just over a week ago, and now the...
ANN ARBOR -- An analysis of more than 40 climate-adaptation plans from across the U.S. shows that local communities are good at developing strategies to combat the harmful effects of climate change but often fail to prioritize their goals or to provide implementation details. In the past decade, several dozen U.S. Show More Summary
The Bad Plus and Joshua Redman The Michigan Theater Ann Arbor, Michigan April 23, 2016 Over the course of some twenty years, The Bad Plus has honed its own brand of music making, tapping into a plethora of styles and grooves to develop their own musical hybrid. Pianist m: Ethan Iverson, bas... [ read more ]
ANN ARBOR, MI - APRIL 01: Head coach Jim Harbaugh of the Michigan Wolverines looks on prior to the Michigan Football Spring Game on April 1, 2016 at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images) On Thursday, the NCAA's Board of Directors - at least for the [...]
With the Jim Harbaugh era still establishing roots in Ann Arbor, the Michigan Wolverines aren't expected to have a boatload of prospects selected in this year's NFL draft. Willie Henry has seen his stock rise, but the defensive tackle...Show More Summary
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Why does one person who tries cocaine get addicted, while another might use it and then leave it alone? Why do some people who kick a drug habit manage to stay clean, while others relapse? And why do some families...Show More Summary
On a recent flight from Ann Arbor to Philadelphia I inwardly groaned when I saw that I had the dreaded middle seat. I settled myself in, turned my phone off and began my typical inner debate on early morning flights (sleep versus read) when the window seat passenger made a comment to me about barely making his connection. Show More Summary
The Ann Arbor band Pity Sex play shoegaze as intense, personal, fuzzed-out music; they are, essentially, punks who make shoegaze. Later this week, they’ll release White Hot Moon, their sophomore album. It’s an impressive, sweeping album, and we’ve already posted a handful of its tracks: “What Might Soothe You,” “Burden You,” “Bonhomie,” “Pin A Star.” […]
Ann Arbor’s weather of late has been a bit berserk. It snowed two weeks ago; then it was eighty degrees. Today it’s gray and rainy, conditions that pass for spring-like in the Midwest. Students are taking exams and turning in… Continue reading ?
There is extreme, there is legendary — and then there is Iggy Pop. Beginning in his earliest days with the Stooges taunting Ann Arbor frat boys and small town Michigan folk, Iggy made an art of excess: self-mutilation, self-exposure and self-destruction. His risky theatricality required an audience to respond, participate...
Every once in a while, I make fun of my lefty hometown, Ann Arbor, Mich. I don’t do this too often. No more than twice a day, as a rule. In 2010, I wrote a blogpost about Ann Arbor and a sister city. Let me paste: One of Ann Arbor’s sister cities is Juigalpa, Nicaragua. Show More Summary
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Most basal cell skin cancers are easily removed -- those on the arm, leg or back. But when the cancer is on the eyelid or when it starts to invade surrounding tissue, it's no longer straightforward. A team of researchers...Show More Summary
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- As America battles an epidemic of deaths from misused pain pills, a new study suggests an inexpensive way to cut risky use of these drugs by people who have a high chance of overdosing. And it could happen exactly...Show More Summary