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  1. Redlands High School graduate Steve Bruinsma marries Sarah Ensink of MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Redlands Daily Facts

    Sarah Ensink, daughter of Charles and Barbara Ensink of Hudsonville, Mich., married Steve Bruinsma, son of Lew and Donna Bruinsma of Mentone, June 17 at Trinity Protestant Reformed Church in Hudsonville, Mich. Groomsmen and ushers were Paul Bruinsma of Yucaipa, brother of the groom, and Brian Ensink of Hudsonville, brother of bride.

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  2. Jim Harbaugh in cleats throws out first pitch at Cubs gameRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | YardBarker.com

    Michigan Wolverines head football coach Jim Harbaugh throws out a ceremonial first pitch before a game between the Chicago Cubs and Chicago White Sox at Wrigley Field. Michigan football head coach Jim Harbaugh did not mess around when he threw the first pitch at Wednesday night's Cubs-White Sox game at Wrigley Field.

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  3. Michigan Football: Takeaways from Jim Harbaugh's Big Ten Media Day Press ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Isportsweb.com

    Michigan Football head coach Jim Harbaugh was the center of attention as the Big Ten Media Days kicked off on Monday. Michigan, the most popular bet to win the national title, still has a number of question marks after last year's 10-3 season.

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  4. Leaders set to discuss efforts to combat human traffickingRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Navajo Times

    The Michigan Human Trafficking Commission is scheduled to meet Wednesday morning in the office of state Attorney General Bill Schuette. The meeting is expected to feature representatives of the Firekeepers Casino and Nottawaseppi Huron Band of Potawatomi.

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  5. Michigan Basketball Releases Official 2016-17 Non-conference ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Maize N Brew

    Michigan basketball's 2016-17 non-conference slate of games has been officially revealed and is set in stone, according to a release from the program on Wednesday afternoon. The schedule will feature matchups with South Carolina, Texas and UCLA, as well as participating in the 2K Classic in New York City.

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  6. U-Mich. pays $165,000 to ex-student who was dismissedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | White Lake Beacon

    The University of Michigan agreed to pay $165,000 to settle what was left of a lawsuit over a graduate student's dismissal from an engineering program in 2011. The school struck a deal with Jennifer Dibbern shortly before a June trial and after a federal judge dismissed most claims.

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  7. Michigan high school lacrosse players charged with killing, torturing guinea pigRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Three high school lacrosse players in Michigan have been charged for slaughtering a guinea pig in a pregame ritual in April, the Detroit News reports . Prosecutors in Woodhaven, Mich., say the Grosse Ile High School players Tanner Coolsaet, 18, Michael Roth, 17, and an unnamed 16-year-old defendant, killed the rodent by stabbing him, slitting its throat and hitting it with a small bat.

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  8. South Carolina basketball schedules home-and-home series with MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Garnet And Black Attack

    Last year, the South Carolina basketball's team failure to make the NCAA tournament was blamed, in part, on its out-of-conference strength of schedule. While it's not the only reason , Frank Martin has made a concerted effort to boost the team's non-league schedule.

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  9. Returning College Football Starters in Danger of Losing Their Jobs in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Becoming a starter in college football is no easy task, and retaining that role in the next season is often just as challenging. In 2016, several returning players might lose their starting jobs.

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  10. Flint Mayor Karen Weaver (left), Detroit Mayor Mike DugganRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Ahead of speeches from President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden, two mayors from Michigan will get their moments in the national spotlight Wednesday at the Democratic National Convention. Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan and Flint Mayor Karen Weaver are scheduled to speak Wednesday evening, representing two cities that-for better or worse-have earned national and even international reputations, each for their own unique and sometimes troubling reasons.

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  11. Video on Flint water crisis to be shown at 2016 Democratic National ConventionRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | MLive.com

    A video outlining the Flint water crisis is set to play during the 2016 Democratic National Convention Wednesday evening.

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  12. Snyder order creates literacy commissionRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Michigan Radio

    A state panel will be named soon to look into improving Michigan's dismal literacy rate. Governor Rick Snyder signed an executive order Wednesday creating the new PreK-12 Literacy Commission.

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  13. Gamecocks add Michigan to mena s basketball non-conference slateRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    Michigan will invade SEC country this fall, and it will have nothing to do with satellite camps or football coach Jim Harbaugh. The Wolverines' men's basketball team, which returns five starters off a squad that reached the second round of the NCAA Tournament last season, will provide an early test for a rebuilt South Carolina program when the Big 10 power visits Colonial Life Arena on Nov. 23. The Gamecocks were part of Michigan's non-conference schedule released Wednesday.

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  14. Rep. Israel downplays talk of being a candidate to lead DNCRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Newsday

    U.S. Rep. Steve Israel sought Wednesday to downplay talk that he's among those who might next lead the Democratic National Committee, saying that there are "a number" of better candidates and that now isn't the time for the party to settle the question. "I could think of a number of people who are a lot better fit than me," said Israel , who isn't running for re-election... PHILADELPHIA - U.S. Rep. Steve Israel sought Wednesday to downplay talk that he's among those who might next lead the Democratic National Committee, saying that there are "a number" of better candidates and that now isn't the time for the party to settle the question.

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  15. Michigan Releases 14-Game Non-Conference ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBS Local

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  16. In the know 7-28-16Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | White Lake Beacon

    Soaring temperatures along with very high humidity is causing what's called a 'heat dome' over much of the country. People can now download the Red Cross Emergency Apps for instant access to extreme heat safety tips and severe weather alerts including heat advisories, watches and warnings for their area and where loved-ones live.

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  17. Men's Basketball Releases 14-Game Non-Conference ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | MGo Blue

    The return of U-M legend Cazzie Russell, a trip to New York City for the 2K Classic, and the start of series with South Carolina, Texas and UCLA highlight the University of Michigan men's basketball program's 14-game non-conference schedule announced today by head coach John Beilein . Beilein and the Wolverines will open the 2016-17 season by hosting Armstrong State in the preseason's only exhibition game.

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  18. Gamecocks to host Michigan as part of non-conference scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WIS-TV Columbia

    Michigan, an NCAA Tournament team a year ago with a 23-13 record, is scheduled to play the Gamecocks on November 23, according to the school's schedule listed on their website. The schools have met four times in the history of the programs with the first meeting coming in the 1961-62 season and the last meeting coming in 2005-06.

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  19. Buy downtown, not online, say Detroit retailersRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MLive.com

    President and CEO of Michigan Retailers Association Jim Hallan urged Michiganders to keep local retailers in mind before "hitting the button" online at a press conference Wednesday, July 27.

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  20. Nearly $100K rolled into Sabo, Mullally Dem. primary for 92nd state Rep.Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Less than a week to the Aug. 2 primary election, and money rolled into a Democratic primary Muskegon County is approaching six figures. Terry J. Sabo and Sean Mullally are running in the Democratic primary for the 92nd seat in the Michigan House of Representatives.

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