A black bear that roamed into Indiana from southwestern Michigan this summer and eventually returned home is back in the Hoosier State, raiding bird feeders and trash cans as it fattens up for winter hibernation, a wildlife biologist said Friday. The juvenile male reached Indiana's Michigan City...
A federal appeals court says yoga can't be copyrighted. Michigan agrees to pay nearly $2 million in legal fees to the challengers of the state's same-sex marriage ban. And a court says the company that holds the rights "Santa Claus is Coming to Town" will lose ownership next year. This is a news roundup from ALM and other publications.
On Wednseday, Michigan agreed to pay a jaw-dropping $1.9 million of taxpayer money to attorneys who represented the gay plaintiffs who sued the state—successfully—to secure their right to marry and adopt. Under federal law, plaintiffs who sue the government to vindicate their civil rights and win in court are entitled to attorneys’ fees. Show More Summary
TCU, Baylor, Utah and Michigan State -- step on up. Over the last decade or so, every single national champion has brought in more four- and five-star recruits than two- and three-stars over the previous four recruiting cycles. In the...Show More Summary
A new survey from Michigan State University has some great news for college and graduate students who will be finishing school in 2016: Hiring is expected to jump 15% next year. The survey, called Recruiting Trends, is the oldest, most comprehensive of its kind. Now in its 45th year, it [...]
Colorado Springs, Col. — Brandon Johns is one of the top sophomores in the state of Michigan and both John Beilein and Tom Izzo are in hot pursuit. “I visited Michigan for the BYU game a few weeks ago,” said the 6-foot-7 Johns. “I toured campus, saw the football game, so that was really nice. Show More Summary
Tomorrow, I’m traveling to my home state of Michigan for the weekend. I’ll be attending the game tomorrow as my Northwestern Wildcats play the Michigan Wolverines in Ann Arbor. Many of you don’t care about football, but you might find it interesting, as I did, to learn that Northwestern’s defensive coordinator Mike Hankwitz is apparently a fan […]
The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement has been a focal point in international business news over the last few days. Tomas Hult, Director of Michigan State University’s International Business Center, wrote an article discussing the ramifications of the TPP for the United States regarding trade with the rest of the world. Show More Summary
The performance of the Michigan football program has been the surprise of the 2015 season, and college football fans want to know if the sudden resurgence could possibly lead Jim Harbaugh's team to beat Michigan State or Ohio State this...Show More Summary
Scoff if you want, but it's time for preseason national title favorites Ohio State and Michigan State to begin looking the part. We expected a competitive race in the Big Ten West. Wisconsin, Nebraska, and Minnesota had decent cases for why they might come away with the division. Show More Summary
Ted Cruz spoke in Michigan today and said it would be "nothing short of crazy" to bring thousands of Syrian refugees into the United States.
This just in from the pandas nestled in a remote corner of China: Their influence spans the globe. In this week's international journal Ecology and Society, sustainability scholars from Michigan State University apply a new integrated...Show More Summary
Week 5 nearly provided a massive shakeup in the rankings, as both No. 1 Ohio State and No. 2 Michigan State were pushed to the limit by unranked foes—Indiana and Purdue, respectively. They survived, but No. 3 Ole Miss wasn't as fortunate. The...Show More Summary
Michigan State ranks outside the top 30 in two computer rankings, while they love Michigan.
Josh Jackson says he’s planning on visiting two schools in October, but did not mention any specific dates. “I’m definitely going to take two this month, but I’m not sure when,” the 6-foot-7 small forward told Scout.com at USA Junior National Team minicamp in Colorado Springs, Colo. “The two I’m going to visit are Arizona and […]
The Michigan State Spartans basketball team and head coach Tom Izzo landed a big-time player on Saturday afternoon, as five-star recruit Miles Bridges committed to the school. Bridges chose Michigan State over the likes of Indiana and Kentucky. The 6-foot-6 winger is rated as the No. Show More Summary
Tom Izzo is already one of the best college basketball coaches in history. What can he do with blue chip talent all over the floor? We’re about to find out. The Spartans landed their fourth blue chip player of the 2016 recruiting class moments ago, in five-star small forward Miles Bridges. Show More Summary
Michigan State football looks to land its first Big Ten win of the season this afternoon against Purdue, but the basketball program has also picked up a big win today, on the recruiting trail. Five-star small forward Miles Bridges of...Show More Summary
Don't expect to see it often, but the Spartans are working on a 2-3 look.
The Big Ten teams at the top of the Associated Press Top 25 came out on top again this week, but the Ohio State Buckeyes and Michigan State Spartans both faced brutal scares. In the early part of the day, it looked like the No. 2 Spartans would roll at home against Purdue, as they jumped out to a quick 21-0 lead. Show More Summary