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Power outage cancels some UM classes
Some classes are canceled at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor following power outages on Central Campus       
-1 points by The Detroit News | Art University of Michigan University of Michigan Library The arts Arts Michigan Music College
New phase of I-75 construction begins next week
A new phase of construction will begin next week on the I-75 project between South Boulevard and Coolidge Highway        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Freeway Interstate Highway System Interstate 75 Lane Road Motorway Traffic Pontiac Michigan
Lions sign OL Farris to practice squad, release RB Winn
Undrafted free agent from Ohio State played in three exhibition games with Detroit.        
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Detroit Lions re-sign OL Chase Farris to practice squad, cut RB Winn
Farris signed with the Lions as an undrafted rookie out of Ohio State and was waived last month.        
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Power outage cancels some University of Michigan classes
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) - Some classes are canceled at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor following power outages on Central Campus. The Ann Arbor News (http://bit.ly/2bZa6Ag ) reports the university's College of Literature, Science and the Arts sent out a notice that classes in affected buildings were cancelled ...
2 points by The Washington Times | Michigan University of Michigan University of Michigan Library Art Arts The arts Ann Arbor Michigan Music
Hungry wayward goats cost Emmett County man $8,500
Animals were eating neighbor’s shrubs when police arrived; owner must pay other fines under no contest plea       
-1 points by The Detroit News | Emmet County Michigan Petoskey Michigan Lake Michigan Mackinaw City Michigan Alford plea Charlevoix County Michigan Pleas Resort Township Michigan
Audit: Unit inspecting Mich. school buses understaffed
Review says state inspectors relied too heavily on school districts to say problems were fixed       
-1 points by The Detroit News | School bus Bus Michigan Lansing Michigan Kalamazoo Michigan School Michigan State University Truck
Mom holding son's ashes: ‘This is what I'm left with'
Michael White’s mother brought an urn of the slain teen’s ashes to court Wednesday, telling his young killers “this is what I’m left with.”         
9 points by Arizona Republic | Judge Prosecutor Kent County Michigan Carlos Delgado Circuit court Assault South Africa Criminal law
Gratiot reopens after car hits man in Roseville
The accident took place this morning around 5 a.m. near Masonic.        
-1 points by Detroit Free Press | Macomb County Michigan Metro Detroit Wayne County Michigan St. Clair County Michigan Warren Michigan Roseville Michigan Oakland County Michigan Mount Clemens Michigan
Will Harbaugh photos help U-M regent hopefuls?
University of Michigan board of regents candidates have photos of themselves with Jim Harbaugh on campaign websites and Facebook pages.        
-1 points by Detroit Free Press | Michigan Politics Political campaign Political science Candidate Political philosophy Ann Arbor Michigan Michigan Wolverines football
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect after U.S. Supreme Court declines to intervene
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect after U.S. Supreme Court declines to intervene.
1 points by The Washington Times | Washington D.C. Supreme Court of the United States United States Michigan United States Constitution John G. Roberts Jury President of the United States
Are U-M regents candidates using Harbaugh to get elected?
University of Michigan board of regents candidates have photos of themselves with Jim Harbaugh on campaign websites and Facebook pages.        
-1 points by Detroit Free Press | Michigan Politics Political campaign Political science Candidate Political philosophy Ann Arbor Michigan Michigan Wolverines football
Are U-M regents candidates using Jim Harbaugh photos to get elected?
University of Michigan board of regents candidates have photos of themselves with Jim Harbaugh on campaign websites and Facebook pages.        
9 points by Detroit Free Press | Michigan Politics Political campaign Political science Candidate Political philosophy Ann Arbor Michigan Michigan Wolverines football
Man ordered to pay $8,500 in restitution for wayward goats
PETOSKEY, Mich. (AP) - A northern Michigan man has been ordered to pay more than $8,500 in restitution for damage his hungry goats caused to a neighbor's landscaping. The Petoskey News-Review reports (http://bit.ly/2cclDYT ) 55-year-old Frederick Thomas-Edward Hinkley pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor charge under an Emmet County animal ...
1 points by The Washington Times | Emmet County Michigan Petoskey Michigan Lake Michigan Mackinaw City Michigan Alford plea Pleas Michigan Resort Township Michigan
Jim Harbaugh? We're with him, Michigan regent candidates say
U-M board candidates use photos of Jim Harbaugh on campaign websites and Facebook pages.        
9 points by Detroit Free Press | Michigan Politics Political campaign Political science Candidate Political philosophy Ann Arbor Michigan Michigan Wolverines football
ITT Technical Institute faces more suits over shutdown
The for-profit college chain is facing more lawsuits from employees following its decision to shut down        
-1 points by The Detroit News | U.S. state Indiana Carmel Indiana University United States Chicago Michigan ITT Technical Institute
Howes: Detroit’s revival exaggerated, right?
Detroiters dissing their town is a time-honored tradition here that afflicts the city, the suburbs, the diaspora        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Ford Motor Company General Motors Detroit City Automotive industry Upper middle class Michigan Denial
St. Clair River finally seeing healthier waters
The St. Clair River in 1987 was identified by both the United States and Canada as an area of concern.        
-1 points by Detroit Free Press | Great Lakes St. Clair River Michigan United States Lake Huron St. Clair County Michigan Sanitary sewer Sarnia Ontario
Car hits man in Roseville, closing NB Gratiot
The accident took place this morning around 5 a.m. near Masonic.        
24 points by Detroit Free Press | Metro Detroit Macomb County Michigan Detroit St. Clair County Michigan National Weather Service Open set Traffic Undergarment
White Lake garden is this week’s winner
When Sandra Bosca developed vertigo, she had to get creative with her gardening. She succeeded.        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Garden Plant Gardening Michigan National Basketball Association Prize Detroit Annual plant
Car hits man crossing Gratiot in Roseville closing northbound lanes
The accident took place this morning around 5 a.m. near Masonic.        
24 points by Detroit Free Press | Metro Detroit Macomb County Michigan Detroit St. Clair County Michigan National Weather Service Open set Traffic Undergarment
Treasure: Etching likely of 19th-century Dutch origin
The small print features a group of women in costume, possibly in a court setting        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Netherlands 19th century Printmaking The Detroit News Detroit Engraving 2nd millennium Oakland County Michigan
Home and Garden events across Metro Detroit
Home and Garden events across Metro Detroit        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Oakland County Michigan Metro Detroit Bloomfield Hills Michigan Washtenaw County Michigan Michigan Wayne County Michigan Detroit Michigan's 9th congressional district
Transplants brighten up University District home
After moving for work opportunities, couple finds neighborhood is a perfect fit        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Detroit Art Deco Michigan Rooms University of Detroit Mercy Packard The House is Burning Love
Audit: Unit inspecting Michigan school buses understaffed
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) - An audit says the Michigan State Police division that inspects school buses is understaffed and has failed to ensure problems are fixed. The Michigan Office of the Auditor General looked at the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Division, which keeps tabs on the condition of thousands of ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | Michigan School bus Bus Kalamazoo Michigan Lansing Michigan School Michigan State University Truck
Ford adds 1.5 million vehicles to door-latch recall
Ed AdamczykDEARBORN, Mich., Sept. 9 (UPI) -- The Ford Motor Company expanded its safety recall to cover 1.5 million more cars, bringing the number recalled to 2.4 million.
66 points by UPI | United Press International Ford Motor Company International News Service News World Communications William Randolph Hearst Dearborn Michigan Ford Focus Lincoln
Ex-Michigan Tech student accused of threat sues school
HOUGHTON, Mich. (AP) - A former Michigan Technological University student who was accused last year of threatening on social media to shoot black students is suing the school. MLive.com and the Detroit Free Press report Matthew Schultz was a junior at the Upper Peninsula school when he posted using the ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | Michigan Michigan Technological University Upper Peninsula of Michigan University Student Detroit Free Press Education Detroit
Wojo's Pigskin Picks: Never too early to overreact!
It will go down in college football lore as the Super Special Sensational Saturday Spectacular        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Big Ten Conference Oak Ridge Associated Universities Southeastern Conference Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities Michigan Land-grant universities and colleges Central Collegiate Hockey Association Michigan State University
U-M's Hirsch battles rare disease, lives dream
Combating a rare blood vessel disease, walk-on fullback is living his dream on gridiron        
4969 points by Detroit Free Press | American football University of Michigan Ann Arbor Michigan Michigan Stadium College football Michigan
Wojo's Pigskin Picks: S-Bombs to just duds
It will go down in college football lore as the Super Special Sensational Saturday Spectacular        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Big Ten Conference Oak Ridge Associated Universities Southeastern Conference Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities Michigan Land-grant universities and colleges Central Collegiate Hockey Association Michigan State University
Walk-on Michael Hirsch battles rare disease, lives dream at Michigan
Combating a rare blood vessel disease, walk-on fullback is living his dream on gridiron        
4969 points by Detroit Free Press | American football University of Michigan Ann Arbor Michigan Michigan Stadium College football Michigan
‘This is what I'm left with,’ mother holding son's ashes tells teen killers
Michael White’s mother brought an urn of the slain teen’s ashes to court Wednesday, telling his young killers “this is what I’m left with.”       
9 points by USA Today | Judge Prosecutor Kent County Michigan Carlos Delgado Circuit court Assault South Africa Criminal law
United Way campaign starts with family meal
More than 400 people attend launch dinner at Eastern Market.        
-1 points by Detroit Free Press | Fiat Sergio Marchionne Family Light-emitting diode Chrysler DTE Energy United Way Macomb Township Michigan
Candidates and U-M coach Jim Harbaugh: We're with him
U-M board candidates use photos of Jim Harbaugh on campaign websites and Facebook pages.        
-1 points by Detroit Free Press | Michigan Politics Political campaign Political science Candidate Political philosophy Ann Arbor Michigan Michigan Wolverines football
Howes: Rumors of Detroit’s revival exaggerated, right?
Detroiters dissing their town is a time-honored tradition here that afflicts the city, the suburbs, the diaspora        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Ford Motor Company General Motors Detroit City Automotive industry Upper middle class Michigan Denial
Universities step up battle on sex assaults
Many Michigan universities have revamped their sexual assault policies and stepped up training and education        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Rape Michigan State University University Domestic violence Violence against women Pleading Michigan Violence
Taxpayer group sues Mich., says it owes cities millions
Taxpayers for Michigan Constitutional Government says incorrect formula is being used to calculate revenue sharing       
-1 points by The Detroit News | Metro Detroit Detroit Tax Public finance Michigan Macomb County Michigan Grosse Pointe Wayne State University
Community dinner kicks off United Way giving campaign
Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne is chairing the 2016-18 campaign for the nonprofit agency        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Oakland County Michigan Detroit Sergio Marchionne Non-profit organization Fiat Chrysler Metro Detroit Fundraising
Muralist unveils fresco drawing at Cobo Center
Symbols representing Detroit were unveiled in prep drawings for the nation’s only fresco in a major convention center        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Diego Rivera Detroit River Mural Windsor Ontario Michigan Fresco Painting Ambassador Bridge
Sneak peek at mural cartoon for Cobo Center
Detroit artist Hubert Massey creating a 30-foot by 30-foot fresco rooted in Detroit history on 2nd floor of Cobo Center        
-1 points by Detroit Free Press | Painting Fresco Mural Detroit River Windsor Ontario Plaster Michigan Interstate 96
A tour of Gordie Howe Bridge progress
Canada has spent more than $100 million so far on site preparations for the planned bridge project.        
-1 points by Detroit Free Press | Windsor Ontario Detroit River Ambassador Bridge Michigan Central Railway Tunnel Michigan Detroit Ontario Interstate 75
Man accused of threat to black MTU students sues
Matthew Schultz filed the lawsuit Tuesday in federal court.        
-1 points by Detroit Free Press | University Michigan Technological University Oak Ridge Associated Universities Student Houghton Michigan Upper Peninsula of Michigan Michigan Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities
The plot sickens: Oil lobbyist MDEQ chief disappoints
Heidi Grether says she loves nature. But she also lives in the real world, she says, and that means "we have to think about economic prosperity and jobs."        
-1 points by Detroit Free Press | Drinking water Water crisis Water treatment Michigan Water resources Environment Water pollution Water supply
Prison for woman in death of man at old Tiger Stadium site
DETROIT (AP) - A woman has been sentenced to at least 21 months in prison for a high-speed crash that killed an Upper Peninsula man at old Tiger Stadium in Detroit. Shayla Tucker cried in court Thursday, apologized and said she was taking "full responsibility" for what happened last April. ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | Prison Michigan Sentence Detroit Detroit Free Press Upper Peninsula of Michigan The Detroit News Crime
Can it hold a snow plow? Golf carts OK on U.P. town streets
NORWAY, Mich. (AP) - Golf carts have the green light in an Upper Peninsula community. Norway in Dickinson County will allow golf carts on residential streets during daylight hours. The Daily News (http://bit.ly/2cFXg74 ) says top speed is 15 mph and drivers must be at least 16 and possess a ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | Iron Mountain Michigan Michigan Dickinson County Michigan English-language films New York City Upper Peninsula of Michigan Local government in the United States Iron Mountain micropolitan area
Cranbrook Art Museum to debut documentary on Eero Saarinen
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich. (AP) - Southeastern Michigan's Cranbrook Art Museum will host the global premiere of a documentary about famed Finnish-American architect Eero Saarinen. "Eero Saarinen: The Architect Who Saw the Future" debuts Friday evening at the Bloomfield Hills museum. The 68-minute documentary, part of PBS' "American Masters" series, explores ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | Eero Saarinen St. Louis Missouri Cranbrook Educational Community Michigan Eliel Saarinen Gateway Arch Jefferson National Expansion Memorial Bloomfield Hills Michigan
Clothing to get lab tests in bid for break in '97 murder
LENNON, Mich. (AP) - Nearly 20 years later, jewelry and clothing from an 88-year-old Genesee County murder victim are being sent to a laboratory for DNA tests in a new bid to catch the killer. Undersheriff Christopher Swanson says the Virginia lab hopes to use new technology to develop a ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | Flint Michigan Genesee County Michigan Flint Journal Clayton Township Genesee County Michigan Swartz Creek Michigan Killer Genesee County New York The Washington Times
Cobo officials offer sneak peek at Massey mural cartoon
Detroit artist Hubert Massey creating a 30-foot by 30-foot fresco rooted in Detroit history on 2nd floor of Cobo Center        
88 points by Detroit Free Press | Painting Fresco Mural Detroit River Windsor Ontario Plaster Michigan Interstate 96
United Way uses family dinner to launch annual campaign
More than 400 people attend launch dinner at Eastern Market.        
96 points by Detroit Free Press | Fiat Sergio Marchionne Family Light-emitting diode Chrysler DTE Energy United Way Macomb Township Michigan
EMU’s Ike Spearman rewarded for perseverance
After missing each of the last two seasons with two different leg injuries, Eastern Michigan redshirt senior linebacker Ike Spearman was, to say the least, eager for Friday’s 61-14 win over Mississippi Valley State.        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Southeastern Conference American football Eastern Michigan University Mid-American Conference Ypsilanti Michigan The Play Eagles Redshirt