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A 23-year-old Michigan man, whose own attorney said he was "deranged," could spend up to 40 years in prison for beating his 2-year-old daughter to death in an attempt to "toughen her up" and "make her gay" so she would avoid men like him.
Michigan voters from Lansing and the middle of the state are splitting their tickets when it comes to the race for governor and the U.S. Senate.
Former boxing champion Bronco McKart has been named to the Michigan Unarmed Combat Commission.
Michigan's attorney general is recommending numerous changes in prison security after a convicted quadruple murderer escape earlier this year.
Brooke Slocum, 18, and Charles Oppenneer, 25, were killed last week. Slocum's soon-to-be born baby also died.
On Saturday morning, Dr. Dolores Leonard sat in front of a small crowd of people, watching a video about ZIP code 48217, the most polluted area of Michigan.
Nevaeh Dukes, 6, sat with a tiny laptop, pressing keys as colorful shapes moved across the screen.
Five National Guard artillery regiments and an active U.S. Army infantry regiment trained together at Michigan's Camp Grayling from July 12-26, 2014.
Leszek Sulanowski of Deford, Mich., joins the protest in Vassar over a proposal to house 120 migrant children in town.
Brady Hoke's recruiting prowess yet again gives reason to believe in today's youth.
DEVELOPMENT Development officials have launched a new program to help retail businesses open shop in the heart of the city as they look for creative ways to fill up downtown Battle Creek's vacant storefronts.
If history is any guide, about 4 in 5 Michigan voters won't participate in the state's Aug. 5 primary election -- and that's a shame, because it's the only opportunity most of them will have to shape the state Legislature that takes office Jan. 1. Sure, there's another contest between now and then: the Nov. 4 general election, in which the ... (more)
Hawley Crippen, a Michigan-born homeopath who became the first criminal caught using wireless telegraph, boarded a ship to escape the manhunt for him in England, on July 20, 1910.
West Michigan residents got their fill of craft beer Saturday at the Summer Craft Beer Festival at John Ball Park.
A healthy 58-year-old Michigan woman has died after she was bitten by a brown recluse spider - a species that most experts don't believe to be indigenous to the state - in what experts are calling a "rare death."
Michigan can be one of the scariest places in America if you happen to be afraid of murderers and meth heads, but for those people terrified by wild animals, clowns and prison rape, this is a great place to call home.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 01:40 am
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