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Nation May 05Michigan communities holding largely mail-based elections
People in about 50 Michigan communities are participating in largely mail-based local elections that might be a blueprint for the presidential battleground state in November.
Nation Apr 30Michigan House doesn’t extend virus emergency order amid protests
Hoisting American flags and handmade signs, protesters returned to the Michigan Capitol to denounce Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's stay-home order and business restrictions.
Nation Feb 28University of Michigan gets more than 100 complaints against former doctor
The university's president apologized last week to "anyone who was harmed" by Dr. Robert E. Anderson. His comment came a day after the school announced it was investigating abuse allegations against Anderson by five former patients.
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 Feb 19University of Michigan investigates doctor sex abuse claims
The university said in a statement that an outside, independent investigation has been launched into the allegations against Robert E. Anderson, the former director of University Health Service and an athletic team physician.
Economy Sep 17GM workers continue strike as contract talks resume
The walkout by upward of 49,000 United Auto Workers members has brought to a standstill more than 50 factories and parts warehouses.
Economy Sep 16GM auto workers strike during contract dispute
Workers shut down 33 manufacturing plants in nine states across the U.S., as well as 22 parts distribution warehouses.
Economy Mar 22GM announces plan to add U.S. jobs, new electric vehicle
Less than a week after a series of critical tweets from the president over an Ohio plant closure, General Motors is announcing plans to add 400 jobs and build a new electric vehicle at a factory north of Detroit.
Politics Jul 10Some immigrant children reunited with parents as court deadline looms
The Justice Department said more than 50 children under age 5 could be back in the arms of their parents by the deadline at the end of the day.
Politics Mar 03Suspect in college campus shooting apprehended
A 19-year-old student suspected of killing his parents at a Central Michigan University dormitory before running from campus was apprehended early Saturday.