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Michigan's Moritz Wagner, D.J. Wilson taking NBA Draft decisions down to the wire

Wed, 24 May 2017 14:04:47 GMT

As midnight ET rolled around on Tuesday, and the countdown to the NCAA's draft deadline hit 24 hours, Moritz Wagner and D.J. Wilson both remained on the board as underclassman entries to the 2017 NBA Draft. The two Michigan sophomores have until 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday to formally withdraw from the draft, if either wishes to retain his collegiate eligibility and return to Michigan in 2017-18.




Detroit plays tough in accidental shootings involving kids

Wed, 24 May 2017 09:26:37 GMT

This Jan. 17, 2014 photo shows Adrian Tubbs, 23, left and her fiance, Jamel Witcher Sr., 24, in Detroit. Their four-year-old son Jamel Witcher Jr., was shot accidentally Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014 by his four-year-old first cousin Ja'Nyla Poe, also four-years-old.




Detroit plays tough in accidental shootings involving kids

Wed, 24 May 2017 09:26:36 GMT

Christopher Head found his 9-year-old son, Daylen, dead in a bedroom in the west-side Detroit home, a single shotgun blast to the boy's head. He'd been playing video games, according to police reports.




Michigan House and Senate propose identical bills to alter teacher retirement plans

Wed, 24 May 2017 04:53:46 GMT

Both the Michigan House and Senate introduced identical bills today. What message are legislative leaders trying to send by doing that? The Republicans who control the state Legislature today introduced legislation that would end the use of pensions for public school employees hired after Sept.




Fish virus prompts call to stop harvesting minnows in Southeast Michigan waters

Wed, 24 May 2017 00:05:35 GMT

The Michigan DNR \confirmed the Lake St. Clair fish kill event is the result of viral hemorrhagic septicemia virus . Fish affected by VHSv often show bloody patches.




Michigan Senate OKs recount fee hike if election isn't close

Tue, 23 May 2017 19:05:10 GMT

In this Dec. 5, 2016, file photo, presidential Green Party candidate Jill Stein speaks at a news conference in front of Trump Tower in New York. Michigan's fee to recount election votes would double if a losing candidate is down by more than 5 percentage points under legislation approved Tuesday, May 23, 2017, by the state Senate in response to Stein's recount bid last fall.




The Wolverine Beat: It's decision time for Michigan basketball, also a contest resolved

Tue, 23 May 2017 16:46:42 GMT

And while we'll be back next week to discuss all the fallout from the decisions of both D.J. Wilson and Moritz Wagner, this week, we set the table. And if you'd like to have a question included in next week's episode, tweet at Nick or Quinn next Monday.




Could anti-union petition effort hurt Michigan Republicans in 2018?

Tue, 23 May 2017 12:04:32 GMT

A petition campaign that collapsed in scandal last year is re-launching and some GOP leaders are concerned the issue could threaten Republican control over Lansing. The state and a lot of local governments require construction companies to pay union-level wages in Michigan if they want to do work on taxpayer-funded projects.




Supreme Court rejects businessesa challenge to Michigan tax

Tue, 23 May 2017 07:37:51 GMT

Through May 21 Scoring 1, So Yeon Ryu, 68.656. 2, Lexi Thompson, 68.9. 3, In Gee Chun, 69.133.




Michigan football ranked No. 10 in Athlon's preseason Top 25

Tue, 23 May 2017 03:19:35 GMT

Michigan head football coach Jim Harbaugh and quarterback Wilton Speight watch the playback against the University of Central Florida in the first half at Michigan Stadium on Saturday, September 9, 2016. and Ohio State both ahead of Michigan - cites experience at quarterback, with Wilton Speight returning for a fifth year, and a young but talented group of rushers with keeping the Wolverines in playoff contention.




Michigan Democrats propose "Health Care Bill of Rights;" GOP claims "partisan" motive

Mon, 22 May 2017 22:48:07 GMT

State Republicans and Democrats are sparring over a proposal to keep some key Affordable Care Act provisions in place in Michigan, even if Congress succeeds in repealing Obamacare. The U.S. House has already approved its version of a replacement for the controversial federal health care law.




Shooting stemming from apparent road rage leaves 1 dead

Mon, 22 May 2017 18:22:15 GMT

Authorities say a shooting following an apparent road rage situation left one person dead and another seriously injured in western Michigan. The shooting took place around 3:30 a.m. Monday in the parking lot near an automotive dealership Kent County's Sparta Township.




How we are helping Michigan, and America, to fight the opioid epidemic

Mon, 22 May 2017 13:41:19 GMT

An overdose kit includes naloxone or Narcan, an opioid antidote, for all life support vehicles in Jackson County. The federal Department of Health and Human Services is committed to helping local communities battle opioid use and deaths by promoting the availability of such overdose-reversing drugs as part of a strategy that also includes improving access to addiction treatment and working on better ways to medically manage pain, the author writes.




GOP businesswoman Lena Epstein to run for Senate in Michigan

Mon, 22 May 2017 11:16:07 GMT

Republican businesswoman Lena Epstein announced Monday she will run for U.S. Senate in 2018, saying Michigan is ready for another outsider with business experience after its voters favored Donald Trump in the presidential election. Epstein's family owns Vesco Oil Corp., a large distributor of automotive and industrial lubricants based in the Detroit suburb of Southfield.




GOP businesswoman Lena Epstein to run for Senate in Michigan

Mon, 22 May 2017 11:16:06 GMT

Officials say the fatal stabbing of a black student visiting the University of Maryland is being investigated by the FBI as a possible hate crime. Officials say the fatal stabbing of a black student visiting the University of Maryland is being investigated by the FBI as a possible hate crime.




Foreclosed Michigan steel site could see redevelopment

Mon, 22 May 2017 06:47:54 GMT

ADVANCE FOR THE WEEKEND OF MAY 20-22 AND THEREAFTER - Old McLouth Steel site is seen from Grosse Isle in Trenton, Michigan on May 17, 2017. Wayne County officials are attempting to lure a developer to the foreclosed, 188-acre industrial property along the Detroit River that it doesn't yet own.




Soundgarden frontman Cornell's funeral will be Friday in LA

Mon, 22 May 2017 02:34:08 GMT

Cornell, 52, who gained fame as the lead singer of the bands Soundgarde... . FILE - In this May 19, 2013 file photo, Chris Cornell of Soundgarden performs at Rock on the Range in Columbus, Ohio.