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Nation Apr 24Whitmer extends stay-home order through May 15, eases rules
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Friday lengthened her stay-at-home order through May 15, while lifting restrictions so some businesses can reopen and the public can participate in outdoor activities like golf and motorized boating during the coronavirus pandemic.
Nation Apr 167 Midwest states say they’ll partner on reopening their economies
The Midwestern agreement includes Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Illinois, Indiana and Kentucky.
Education Feb 20Another man accuses late University of Michigan doctor of sex abuse
The president of the University of Michigan has apologized to "anyone who was harmed" by a late doctor after several former students said he molested them during medical exams at the school.
Nation Dec 30Newly legal pot sales in some Midwestern states may spark tensions with others
Retailers legally selling marijuana for the past month in Michigan say they have drawn customers from surrounding Midwestern states where the drug remains illegal and, as Illinois prepares to joins the recreational market on Wednesday, officials are renewing warnings to…
Nation Dec 24Attorney general suspends Michigan State sex abuse investigation
The probe into Michigan State University's handling of complaints against serial abuser Larry Nassar has resulted in charges against three former school officials.
Health Dec 17Michigan sues opioid distributors, likens to drug dealers
The companies each distributed more than 10% of the opioids sent to pharmacies nationwide from 2006 to 2012.
Nation Sep 21UAW strike puts Trump, GOP in political bind in key states
Democrats were quick to back working-class United Auto Workers in their strike against General Motors, delivering doughnuts and holding picket signs outside factories to show solidarity. It’s a union they long have aligned with politically.
Nation Sep 04Michigan moves to become 1st state to ban flavored e-cigarettes
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer ordered the state health department to issue emergency rules that will prohibit the sale of flavored nicotine vaping products.
Nation Aug 12Michigan State’s deal with feds outlines steps to prevent sexual assaults
The deal will resolve a federal civil-rights investigation into Larry Nassar's abuse of young gymnasts and other athletes under the guise of medical treatment.
Education May 28Michigan State chooses new president after sexual abuse scandal
Dr. Samuel Stanley Jr., a medical researcher who has led Stony Brook University in New York for nearly a decade, was named as the next president of Michigan State University.