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Record toxic algae bloom predicted for Lake Erie

Record toxic algae bloom predicted for Lake Erie

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Despite climate alarmists, Great Lakes water levels are high

Despite climate alarmists, Great Lakes water levels are high

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Outrage as judge sentenced kids to jail for refusing to speak with father

Outrage as judge sentenced kids to jail for refusing to speak with father

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Profane math teacher flunks math on Michigan school funding

Profane math teacher flunks math on Michigan school funding

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U-Michigan professor blames free-speech advocates for Charleston shooting

U-Michigan professor blames free-speech advocates for Charleston shooting

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Scientists predict huge 'dead zone' in Gulf of Mexico

Scientists predict huge 'dead zone' in Gulf of Mexico

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Michigan: bill would end welfare to families with truant kids

Michigan: bill would end welfare to families with truant kids

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Teachers' pensions bankrupt state of Michigan

Teachers' pensions bankrupt state of Michigan

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Flint MI: Vigil for a dead man leads to murder

Flint MI: Vigil for a dead man leads to murder

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Michigan Republican compromise on taxes yields defeat

Michigan Republican compromise on taxes yields defeat

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Michigan Senate panel OKs bills on religion and adoption

Michigan Senate panel OKs bills on religion and adoption

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Catholic priest advocates guns for law-abiding citizens

Catholic priest advocates guns for law-abiding citizens

Full text of Fr Fride's letter advocating CPL classes and pistol-packing.

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Michigan voters decide on tax hike to repair roads

Michigan voters decide on tax hike to repair roads

On May 5, Michigan voters go to the polls to decide on a sales tax hike proposed by Republican Gov. Rick Snyder.

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Outrage over bloody arrest of unarmed black man

Outrage over bloody arrest of unarmed black man

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Democrat slams Madonna for criticizing Michigan

Democrat slams Madonna for criticizing Michigan

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Detroit horror: two kids dead in a freezer

Detroit horror: two kids dead in a freezer

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Michigan girl stands her ground

Michigan girl stands her ground

The child had a surprise for a home invader in rural Michigan.

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Police shotguns go missing in Flint MI

Police shotguns go missing in Flint MI

Unsecured evidence at Flint Police Department includes 10,000 handguns used in crimes.

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Lawsuit: Ford Motor Co squelches free speech

Lawsuit: Ford Motor Co squelches free speech

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Michael Moore weighs on American Sniper, again

Michael Moore weighs on American Sniper, again

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Best-selling author remains a road warrior for human rights

Best-selling author remains a road warrior for human rights

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Republicans, road builders and unions favor Michigan tax hike

Republicans, road builders and unions favor Michigan tax hike

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Noted author Edwin Black schools students on the roots of racism

Noted author Edwin Black schools students on the roots of racism

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Declining numbers of unionized teachers pay big salaries for union bosses

Declining numbers of unionized teachers pay big salaries for union bosses

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Cowboys and Indians allied against Keystone Pipeline

Cowboys and Indians allied against Keystone Pipeline

Political expedience may rule in the U.S. Senate, where Democrats who have opposed the Keystone pipeline project may change their minds to keep incumbent Louisiana Democrat Sen. Mary Landrieu in office.

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Newly elected Michigan judge under indictment

Newly elected Michigan judge under indictment

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Michigan state senate renews film subsidy

Michigan state senate renews film subsidy

Millionaire film-maker Michael Moore has received over $840,000 in Michiganders' taxpayer money. The new 'Batman' movie is currently being filmed in the Mitten State.

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Michigan legislature votes to extend property seizure powers

Michigan legislature votes to extend property seizure powers

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Bill Clinton rallies nostalgic pro-labor Michigan Democrats

Bill Clinton rallies nostalgic pro-labor Michigan Democrats

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University of Michigan flight crew wins international competition

University of Michigan flight crew wins international competition

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Evidence of Asian carp found in Michigan river

Evidence of Asian carp found in Michigan river

Invasive Asian carp species threaten to ruin the sport and commercial fisheries of the Great Lakes. Federal government action is slow.

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Clinton-era official blames 'white' suburb for Detroit mess

Clinton-era official blames 'white' suburb for Detroit mess

Robert Reich, a political economist who served in various Democrat administrations, is a professor at UC-Berkeley.

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Michigan judge rules teachers can leave union voluntarily

Michigan judge rules teachers can leave union voluntarily

A Michigan judge ruled that the MEA committeed unfair labor practices, and called the MERC to order the teacher's union to cease and desist in retaining members against their will.

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University of Michigan acquires papers of activist Tom Hayden

University of Michigan acquires papers of activist Tom Hayden

Tom Hayden grew up in Royal Oak, Michigan, as a Catholic in what he has termed an 'extremely conservative' parish 'dominated' by the controversial priest, Fr. Charles Coughlin.

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VP Biden wants to take America back

VP Biden wants to take America back

'It's time to take back America!' Biden appeared to use a phrase often attributed to Tea Party activists.

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Parents can opt out of Common Core educational standards

Parents can opt out of Common Core educational standards

Opting out of Common Core will allow parents to refuse sharing private information with the federal government, as well as outside agencies and private contractors. This includes biometric and psychometric data, fingerprints, and DNA.

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Michigan Republicans' weak senatorial candidate

Republican Terri Lynn Land is looking weak in comparison to Congressman Gary Peters. But GOP governor Rick Snyder looks solid for November re-election.

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Global warming alarmists switch to rainfall woes

Global warming alarmists switch to rainfall woes

Detroit had the second highest daily rainfall since the government began keeping records in 1918. The highes daily rainfall record was set in 1925 for the Motor City.

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Michigan's corporate welfare keeps rolling on

Michigan's corporate welfare keeps rolling on

Michigan Loses 40K Grads; Corporate Welfare Program Paid $127K Each To Keep 125 of Them. Analyst: 'If the program was really about retaining college graduates or reversing the brain drain, it is clearly a failure'.

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Illegal immigrants arraigned for vicious dog attack that killed a Michigan jogger

Illegal immigrants arraigned for vicious dog attack that killed a Michigan jogger

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Catholic bishop of Michigan wants compassion for illegal immigrant minors

Catholic bishop of Michigan wants compassion for illegal immigrant minors

Bishop Joseph Cistone of Saginaw along with leaders of several Christian denominations asking for understanding and generosity towards illegal immigrant minors entering the US. A town in his diocese has seen protests against them.

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Michigan faith community rallies to support 'refugee' minors

Michigan faith community rallies to support 'refugee' minors

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Michigan subsidizes deer for wealthy landowners

Michigan subsidizes deer for wealthy landowners

Most deer reside on private land, according to Michigan's Department of Natural Resources, and thus need public money.

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Republican-controlled Michigan sees state budget increase

Republican-controlled Michigan sees state budget increase

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Iowa refuses to house Central American migrant children

Iowa refuses to house Central American migrant children

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Michigan gives wood turtles a head-start in biological race

Michigan gives wood turtles a head-start in biological race

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Michigan congressman releases statement on housing legal immigrants

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X-ray scans reveal tragic end for two baby mammoths

X-ray scans reveal tragic end for two baby mammoths

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Michigan residents protest housing illegal immigrant minors

Michigan residents protest housing illegal immigrant minors

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Michigan residents protest arrival of illegal immigrant minors

Michigan residents protest arrival of illegal immigrant minors

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Michigan taxpayers bankroll Hollywood movie sequel

Michigan taxpayers bankroll Hollywood movie sequel

Film-maker Michael Moore, who made Bowling for Columbine and Roger and Me, also enjoyed a substantial subsidy from taxpayers.

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Democrats and activists demand executive action by Obama on immigration

Democrats and activists demand executive action by Obama on immigration

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Christian radio host admits to sexual assault of a boy

Christian radio host admits to sexual assault of a boy

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U.S. Border Patrol plagued by low morale; criminal aliens released

U.S. Border Patrol plagued by low morale; criminal aliens released

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Michigan-based company produces textile from spider-silk

Michigan-based company produces textile from spider-silk

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Frigid water and icebergs in Lake Superior appear to counter global warming

Frigid water and icebergs in Lake Superior appear to counter global warming

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Teachers' union refuses union labor for itself

Teachers' union refuses union labor for itself

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University of Michigan says it will use all 'legal tools' to ensure student diversity

University of Michigan says it will use all 'legal tools' to ensure student diversity

The US Supreme Court upheld a voter initiative in Michigan that prohibits the use of racial preferences to ensure student diversity.

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Supreme Court affirms affirmative action ban in Michigan

Supreme Court affirms affirmative action ban in Michigan

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Michigan school district imposes religion test for job promotions

Michigan school district imposes religion test for job promotions

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University of Michigan students demand campus-wide 'race and ethnicity' courses

University of Michigan students demand campus-wide 'race and ethnicity' courses

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Michigan worker pleads intimidation by AFSCME labor union

Michigan worker pleads intimidation by AFSCME labor union

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Detroit mother stands her ground to defend her kids

Detroit mother stands her ground to defend her kids

Local media mis-reported that she used an 'assault rifle'. Detroit police chief applauds legal use of firearms to deter crime.

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Detroit's faltering infrastructure nearly takes the life of 8-year-old school girl

Detroit's faltering infrastructure nearly takes the life of 8-year-old school girl

Monica Lindsey rescued her daughter and one other child who had fallen into a deadly sinkhole at their school. "It was God, that's all I can say. It was God...I wasn't supposed to be there."

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Plucky Michiganders rescue hapless Minnesotans

Plucky Michiganders rescue hapless Minnesotans

A father and son from Albertville MN spent 28 hours in the Michigan wilderness and nearly froze to death. Officers from Michigan's DNR and State police, along with volunteers, managed to rescue the pair of snowmobilers in the Porcupine Mountains.

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Mark Schlissel named as president of University of Michigan

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NFL fullback B.J. Askew to face felony child support charges

NFL fullback B.J. Askew to face felony child support charges

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Ugly fish: Michigan flathead catfish

Ugly fish: Michigan flathead catfish

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Moral and political leaders debate minimum wage increase

Moral and political leaders debate minimum wage increase

Some states will circumvent the debate in Congress by enacting their own minimum wage hikes.

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Obama's 'cherry-picking' laws to enforce endangers international obligations

Obama's 'cherry-picking' laws to enforce endangers international obligations

Administration permits states to contradict federal drug laws, not immigration laws.

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Detroit schools issue ID cards storing student photos and fingerprints

Detroit schools issue ID cards storing student photos and fingerprints

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Flint Michigan continues a tradition of electing felons

Flint Michigan continues a tradition of electing felons

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School teacher files suit against union over right-to-work

School teacher files suit against union over right-to-work

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Planned Parenthood enlists student 'navigators' for Obamacare

Planned Parenthood enlists student 'navigators' for Obamacare

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Obamacare makes families' healthcare costs skyrocket

Obamacare makes families' healthcare costs skyrocket

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University of Michigan seeks to prevent farmers' hearing loss

University of Michigan seeks to prevent farmers' hearing loss

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Underwater robot detects bombs and limpet mines

Underwater robot detects bombs and limpet mines

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Thought for the day: Live to not fear death

Thought for the day: Live to not fear death

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Study shows not all U-Michigan students onboard with LGBT agenda

Study shows not all U-Michigan students onboard with LGBT agenda

Unsurprisingly, declared a study conducted at the University of Michigan and led by Sterling College president Matthew Derr, students who attend religious services are less likely to approve of same-sex unions and LGBT agenda.

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A trend of abortion clinics closing

A trend of abortion clinics closing

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Freemasons throw sex party in Battle Creek, Michigan

Freemasons throw sex party in Battle Creek, Michigan

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Michigan family's chickens are part of larger agrarian movement

Michigan family's chickens are part of larger agrarian movement

The Martin family of New Boston, Michigan, are part of a healthy trend throughout the country in which those who seek healthy eating find allies who grow healthy food that is not laden with chemicals and additives.

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Archaeological discovery offers new insights into ancient Rome

Archaeological discovery offers new insights into ancient Rome

Discoveries at the dig east of Rome may challenge the self-perceptions of the ancient Romans.

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American cities follow Detroit's footsteps

American cities follow Detroit's footsteps

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Training caregivers improves lives of HIV-infected African children

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Christians flock to Marian shrine in Detroit MI

Christians flock to Marian shrine in Detroit MI

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Michigan: tiny local Democratic primary gets national attention

Michigan: tiny local Democratic primary gets national attention

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Christian lawfirm files suit for relief from HHS abortion mandate

Christian lawfirm files suit for relief from HHS abortion mandate

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Rehabilitating Detroit: one step at a time

Rehabilitating Detroit: one step at a time

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Plane crashes near Flushing, Michigan

Plane crashes near Flushing, Michigan

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RIP: Karl Pohrt, legendary book dealer

RIP: Karl Pohrt, legendary book dealer

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Murder was easier than divorce for a Michigan woman

Murder was easier than divorce for a Michigan woman

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Struggling Flint MI running out of money to maintain abandoned properties

Struggling Flint MI running out of money to maintain abandoned properties

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Federal court rules in favor of free speech in Michigan

Federal court rules in favor of free speech in Michigan

The ACLU and the Thomas More Law Center both supported a student's right to free speech in a high school classroom.

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Michigan: Disgraced high court judge gets a year in jail

Michigan: Disgraced high court judge gets a year in jail

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Fetal stem cell research advances in Michigan

Fetal stem cell research advances in Michigan

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Phase II in ALS clinical trial using cell line from aborted babies

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Here's to you Jackie Robinson

Here's to you Jackie Robinson

There is a Michigan-connection in the Jackie Robinson story. The ally of the famous ballplayer who integrated the whites-only national past-time, Branch Rickey, had coached at the University of Michigan.

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Internet & social media encourages segregation and isolation

Internet & social media encourages segregation and isolation

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Detroit tax assessors earn $100K for part-time work

Detroit tax assessors earn $100K for part-time work

Houses that sold for $100 in Detroit were assessed at $46,000 by the city. Thousands of tax foreclosures go unaddressed by the cash-strapped city.

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