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Racial slur sparks brawl at anti-racism rally on University of Michigan campus

ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Students rallied outside the student union while members of the Black Student Union met inside with university president Dr. Mark Schlissel and other administrators. The meeting was spurred by a racial slur that was put on a student's dorm room door. Students blocked traffic to c

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2017-09-21 03:18:46

Accused serial rapist acquitted on four counts in Kalamazoo, following 2008 incident

Accused serial rapist Calvin Kelly has been found not guilty on all charges and will be released within the next couple of hours. KALAMAZOO, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Accused serial rapist Calvin Kelly has been found not guilty on all charges and will be released within the next couple of hours. Newsc

WWMT - 2017-09-21 18:17:55

Pregnant Kalamazoo County woman wins $100,000 in online Michigan Lottery game

KALAMAZOO COUNTY, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - A Kalamazoo County woman who is expecting has found herself with a fortune she wasn't expecting. "I wasn't feeling well, so I was spending the afternoon at home and decided to play the lottery on my phone," the pregnant 33-year-old woman told the Michigan Lo

WWMT - 2017-09-21 15:55:26

State police add crime analyst in BH

BENTON HARBOR - In a continued effort to decrease violent crime in the city, Michigan State Police have added a crime analyst to the law enforcement team in Benton Harbor. The crime analyst, Kimberly Connor, is assigned to the Michigan's Secure Cities Partnership (SCP) initiative in Benton Harbor. T

HERALD-PALLADIUM - 2017-09-22 10:00:00

Baby dies after Michigan mother gives own life by declining cancer treatment

After being born two weeks ago to a mother who declined cancer treatment to save her baby's life, the baby has died. According to the Facebook page Cure 4 Carrie, Life DeKlyen passed away Wednesday night. It is with great sadness and a absolutely broken heart that I tell you Life Lynn passed away

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2017-09-21 14:55:18

Farm workers detained and moved to out-of-state jail

OCEANA COUNTY, MICH. - A non-profit that offers legal services to seasonal workers is concerned about the treatment of migrant blueberry pickers who were taken into custody Tuesday evening near New Era. Armed officers in unmarked vehicles surrounded the Bakery Agricultural Labor Camp on 90th Street.

WZZM 13 - 2017-09-21 22:42:46

Kroger to close first ever Michigan fuel station, open new center in Southgate

The Kroger Fuel Center will soon open next to the new Kroger Marketplace on Fort Street in Southgate. Dave Herndon - The News-Herald The fuel center attached to the now closed Eureka Road Kroger store in Southgate will remain open for another couple of months, but it too will soon close down. RELATE

NEWS-HERALD - 2017-09-21 04:44:00

Trooper killed in motorcycle crash

PLAINFIELD TOWNSHIP, MICH - A blue and gold ribbon, the colors of the Michigan State Police, flutters on a utility pole at a Plainfield Township intersection where a trooper died Wednesday morning. Trooper Timothy O'Neill, 28, was killed after a crash while patrolling on his Michigan State Police mo

WZZM 13 - 2017-09-21 03:51:10

Flint Water Crisis: Doctor testified top health official said 'people will die of something'

FLINT, Mich. (WXYZ) - A court hearing will determine if the Director of Michigan's Department of Health and Human Services will stand trial on Involuntary Manslaughter and Misconduct charges. Startling testimony came from from Dr. Marcus Zervos of Wayne State University and The Henry Ford Health Sys

WXYZ - 2017-09-21 22:38:00

Stink bugs in Michigan: Why and how to report sightings

DETROIT - Researchers at Michigan State University are asking residents to report sightings of brown marmorated stink bugs which are known to feed on fruit, vegetable and ornamental crops. Here's what the bugs look like: The bugs get their unusual name from the pungent smell that comes after one i

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2017-09-22 12:16:22

Michigan man will stand trial for fatal crash that killed 5

The 22-year-old Fenton man, charged in a car crash that killed five people, will go to trial. Matthew Carrier faces 19 counts, including operating while intoxicated, and second-degree murder. He was bound over on all charges today. Police say Carrier was drunk when he crashed into another car on

WILX-TV - 2017-09-22 00:34:00

Michigan's first Zara to open by mid October at Somerset Collection

The anticipation is growing! Eleven new stores are coming to Somerset Collection in Troy, including the state's first Zara, a fashion fan favorite, is scheduled to open in mid-October at Somerset Collection North in Troy. It's going to be a big store. At 30,882-square-feet, it will cover two stories

DETROIT FREE PRESS - 2017-09-21 20:05:39

Massage at work, anyone? Check out Google's new Michigan HQ in Ann Arbor

ANN ARBOR, Mich. - The Michigan headquarters for tech giant Google in Ann Arbor just got a makeover -- Google style. PHOTOS: Michigan's Google HQ in Ann Arbor gets state-themed makeover It's no secret Google has been consistently voted one of the best places to work -- in fact -- for six years in

WXYZ - 2017-09-21 18:28:44

Does Ann Arbor go too far to protect pedestrians?

The City of Ann Arbor is very pedestrian friendly, and there are lots of pedestrians. Ann Arbor is Michigan's only city where drivers are expected to anticipate a pedestrian's desire to cross the street. You need to stop your vehicle even before someone enters the cross walk. Some argue that level

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2017-09-21 16:44:26

East Lansing businesses respond to shut down of "Park District Project"

EAST LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) - The plug for the multi-million dollar East Lansing "Park District Project," initially known as the "City Center II. Project" has officially been pulled after more than ten years of planning. The decision comes after a prior developer and the current developer could not r

WLNS - 2017-09-22 03:24:41

Athens linemen recap Florida experience

When the residents of Starke, Florida, turn on their lights, they will have five Athens Utilities linemen to thank. The crew of volunteers returned Monday from the flood-ravaged town, located 50 miles southwest of Jacksonville, Florida. The men traveled down Wednesday in an effort to restore power t

NEWS-COURIER - 2017-09-21 15:25:00

Benton Harbor program helps students prepare for college

BENTON HARBOR - When Tra Kilburnt, 17, of Benton Harbor started his freshman year of high school at Countryside Academy three years ago, he wasn't a model student. "He was struggling in high school," said his mother, Analisa Kilburnt. She said that changed once her son got involved with the mentorin

HERALD-PALLADIUM - 2017-09-21 10:00:00

Conviction reversed for woman whose baby ate pill, died

Lansing - The Michigan appeals court has overturned the child abuse conviction of a woman whose 11-month-old daughter died from eating a morphine pill. The Macomb Daily reports the court issued two opinions Wednesday reversing the conviction and prison sentence of Kimberly Murphy in connection with

DETROIT NEWS - 2017-09-21 12:30:38

Midland doctor's medical license suspended after drunken driving cases

MIDLAND (WJRT) (9/21/2017) - A Midland doctor's license to practice medicine has been suspended indefinitely after his second drunken driving conviction in four years. Thursday's order from the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs bars Dr. Steven Michael Morris from working as a d

ABC12.COM - 2017-09-22 00:23:00

GH native to represent Mich. in NYC 5k

The Michigan Remembers 9/11 Fund selected Ramsden, a Grand Haven native, to represent the state in the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Tower 5k on Sunday, Sept. 24. The event remembers Siller, a New York firefighter who died Sept. 11, 2001. After ending his shift, Siller heard about the attacks on the Worl

GRAND HAVEN TRIBUNE - 2017-09-21 20:00:00