LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder on Wednesday proposed spending hundreds of millions more dollars to address Flint's water crisis from lead contamination and to update pipes there and across the state — a plan that lawmakers from both parties generally welcomed as moving in the right direction with the proper priorities.
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder (R) has repeatedly apologized for the toxic water crisis in Flint, heads have rolled and the government has pledged millions to help city kids recover. Although the state dismissed concerns about Flint's bad...Show More Summary
You've probably heard the news: The State of Michigan just banned sodomy....or wait. Did they? Certainly enough people sent me links to stories about it, my Facebook wall exploded with outraged posts, and I suspect a few Change.org petitions popped up. In this bizarre political landscape, it... Continue reading
Flint, Michigan, known for its drinking-water crisis, is also suffering a real-estate slump as the city’s rate of vacant homes stands at the highest in the nation, pushing down house prices, according to a report released on Thursday. With fallout from the water emergency expected to send...
Potential charges include misconduct in office and involuntary manslaughter. The state of Michigan’s inquiry into the Flint water crisis will consider any potential criminal conduct, including involuntary manslaughter, investigators said Tuesday. Show More Summary
The Flint lead crisis has been called Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder's Hurricane Katrina because of errors made by state and local officials under his watch in causing and managing this public health emergency. These mistakes include changing...Show More Summary
Michigan entered last week’s games against Indiana and Michigan State with confidence. The Wolverines were 7-2 in Big Ten play and winners of four straight. Six of those conference wins had come without All-Big Ten guard Caris LeVert. A...Show More Summary
Michigan Governor Rick Snyder asked state lawmakers on Wednesday to provide more than $300 million in his current and fiscal 2017 budget proposals to deal with the lead-tainted water crisis in Flint, and to keep the Detroit Public Schools (DPS) from running out of cash as early as April. The...
Michigan AG Bill Schuette formed a nine-person team in January to look into the Flint water crisis —including an ex-FBI head who came out of retirement for "the biggest case in the history of the state of Michigan," per MLive.com. Now the team's special counsel says the investigation may...
The Michigan State Senate has passed a bill that effectively reaffirms unconstitutional state anti-sodomy laws.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Raphael Davis made one of two free throws with 4.6 seconds left in overtime Tuesday night to help No. 18 Purdue pull off an 82-81 upset over No. 8 Michigan State.The Boilermakers (20-5, 8-4 Big Ten) snapped aShow More Summary
Plus other takeaways from a divisional look at 2016's recruiting class. With recruiting just about wrapped up for the 2016 class, Alabama is the top dog once again. And as usual, the rankings were dominated by the blue bloods. Florida State, LSU, Ohio State and Michigan followed the Tide in the Composite. Show More Summary
Never count out a Tom Izzo team in a big basketball game. Michigan State was down big to Purdue, trailing 50-33 early in the second half, but has roared back to tie the game with eight minutes remaining. The basket that made it 59-59...Show More Summary
The man in charge of Michigan’s investigation into the water crisis in Flint said on Tuesday that, if he found that state and county officials had committed “gross negligence” or a “breach of duty,” they could be hit with charges as severe as manslaughter. “We’re here to investigate what possible crimes... More »
To a geologist, a rock is not just a rock, and a big crack in the ground is not what it first seems either. One such split, north of Menominee, Michigan, in the state's Upper Peninsula, is a large crack that formed in 2010. Not known...Show More Summary
Gregory Weber was first hired as the company’s general manager in the fall of 2014; he left the following June for an executive job at Michigan State University’s arts center. Now Oklahoma has lured him back with a newly created position, general director and CEO.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder is set to propose spending hundreds of millions more to address Flint's water crisis and to update infrastructure, including lead water pipes, in the city and across the state.
Michigan State coach Tom Izzo liked the way his team fought back against Purdue
Purdue hangs on, beats Michigan State in OT
Valentine had 27 points, 10 assists and eight rebounds but a costly error.