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Nation May 26Memorial Day weekend shootings leave 10 dead in Chicago
Chicago saw its deadliest Memorial Day weekend for gun violence since 2015. The 10 deaths are a jarring reminder that even a coronavirus pandemic and a statewide stay-at-home order cannot halt shootings in the city.
Nation May 21PHOTOS: Dam failure floods Michigan city, displacing thousands amid pandemic
Floodwaters surging through Central Michigan on Wednesday were also mixing with containment ponds at a Dow Chemical Co. plant and could displace sediment from a downstream Superfund site.
Health Mar 09Detroit set to restore water service amid virus fears
Thousands of Detroit residents who have had their water service shut off due to nonpayment of bills can have it restored under a plan that aims to allow them to wash their hands at home as a way to prevent…
Politics Feb 06Trump courts black voters, but opposition remains deep
In recent days, President Donald Trump took African American guests to his State of the Union speech, ran a Super Bowl ad on criminal justice reform, and portrayed himself as the champion of education and job opportunities for people of…
Nation Jan 19US marks King holiday amid fears of deep racial divisions
As the nation marks the holiday honoring King, the mood surrounding it is overshadowed by deteriorating race relations in an election season that has seen one candidate of color after another quit the 2020 presidential race.
Politics Jan 03Castro’s exit is the latest blow to diversity of 2020 field
Thursday, Julián Castro, the only Latino in the race, called it quits.
Health Nov 11Vaping-related lung transplant performed at Detroit hospital
The team of medical experts that performed the procedure believes it is "the first double lung transplant in the world for a patient whose lungs were irreparably damaged from vaping," the health system said in a news release Monday.
Nation Jul 18U.S. heat wave warms up for a long and scorching weekend
More than 100 local heat records are expected to fall Saturday, according to the National Weather Service.
Nation Jan 17Michigan State interim president ousted in wake of Larry Nassar sex-abuse scandal
Michigan State University's Board of Trustees said Thursday that interim president John Engler's resignation is effective immediately.
Politics Aug 08Rashida Tlaib wins John Conyers’ seat, likely to become first Muslim woman to join Congress
No Republicans or third-party candidates ran in Tuesday's District 13 primary race, meaning Tlaib is set to win the seat in November's election and begin serving a full two-year term in January.