Lansing: Last Water Service Line with Lead to be Removed
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The public utility that serves Lansing is celebrating the replacement of its last lead water line.
Obama: President Without Briefings ‘Flying Blind’
NEW YORK (AP) — President Barack Obama, who's been complimented by President-elect Donald Trump for helping to smooth his transition to the White House, is criticizing Trump for saying he'll shun daily intelligence briefings when he takes office.
Trump Picks ExxonMobil CEO for Secretary of State
NEW YORK (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump is calling his pick for secretary of state "among the most accomplished business leaders and international deal makers in the world."
Cargill Moves Forward on Plans for $19M Owosso, Michigan Plant
OWOSSO, Mich. (AP) — Agribusiness giant Cargill Inc. is moving forward on plans for a new $19 million animal feed plant in Michigan.
Hundreds of Michigan Schools Closed After Weekend Snow
DETROIT (AP) — Hundreds of Michigan schools are closed as the state digs out from nearly a foot of snow that fell over the weekend.
Clinton Decries Rise of Fake News in First Speech Since Loss
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton decried the rise of fake news as an "epidemic" in her first speech since losing the presidential election last month.
Body Found in Burned Vehicle at Vacant Detroit-Area School
WEST BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say the body of a woman has been found inside a burned vehicle behind a vacant school in suburban Detroit.
Trump Praises Michigan GOP While Weighing RNC Chairman Call
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Donald Trump may have more than just his gratitude to offer in Michigan when he visits the state that capped his stunning presidential victory last month. Michigan Republican Party chairwoman Ronna Romney McDaniel is a leading contender for the Republican National Commi…
Police: Western Michigan Student Dies in Off-Campus Shooting
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Police say a 20-year-old Western Michigan University student has been fatally shot at an apartment near campus and they're seeking two men seen fleeing the area.
Claims for US Unemployment Aid Drop by 10,000 to 258,000
WASHINGTON (AP) — Fewer Americans signed up for unemployment benefits last week, another sign of a healthy U.S. job market.