Thousands of President Trump’s supporters line up in freezing weather ahead of Michigan ‘Merry Christmas Rally’

Politics 12/18/19, 18:26

Thousands of President Donald Trump's supporters have been lined up all night outside in Michigan's frosty temperatures waiting for "Merry Christmas Rally" in Battle Creek, Michigan, on Wednesday, Dec. 18, some reportedly started camping out as early as Monday to secure prime sitting.  {PRESIDENT TRUMP VISITING BATTLE CREEK}- Supporters of @realDonaldTrump have ...

Winter already? Snow, deep freeze from Rockies to East Coast

U.S. 11/11/19, 19:04

An arctic air mass that brought snow and ice to an area stretching from the Rocky Mountains to northern New England on Monday was poised to give way to record-breaking cold temperatures. In mid-Michigan, three people were killed in a two-vehicle crash that the Eaton County sheriff's department attributed to heavy ...

Northern Michigan couple with 21 grandchildren claim $80 million Powerball

U.S. 10/24/19, 19:02

A couple with seven children and 21 grandchildren from northern Michigan have claimed an $80 million Powerball prize. Suttons Bay's 54-year-old Phillip Chippewa traveled with his wife, Dawn, and their big family to Lansing on Wednesday, Oct. 23, to collect their prize. In the Sept. 21 Powerball game, a ticket Phillip Chippewa ...

Wetter than usual winter predicted for Michigan 2019-2020 by NOAA

U.S. 10/17/19, 16:07

This winter is expected to be wetter (snowier) than average across Michigan. The newest winter outlook for the entire nation has been released by National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and if the long-term outlook is correct, we can expect it to be wetter (snowier) for most of Michigan. For much of the ...

Mom accused of abusing, imprisoning kids reaches plea deal

U.S. 06/19/19, 10:21

One of two Michigan parents accused of punishing their five children with whippings and confinement in a dark, locked bedroom described by one officer as a dungeon has pleaded guilty to child abuse.The Lansing State Journal reports 29-year-old Sarah Conde cried quietly while admitting Tuesday that she denied dental care ...

Police: 2 die, 1 child missing after woman drives into river

U.S. 06/18/19, 11:03

Authorities say they found the body of a woman and one child and were looking for another child after the woman intentionally drove into a southwestern Michigan river.The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety says two upset girls told officers late Monday that a family member had driven a car into ...

Flint water decision shows legal complexities of disaster

U.S. 06/14/19, 16:01

A surprise decision by Michigan prosecutors to drop all pending charges in the Flint water crisis and restart a three-year investigation is a reminder of the legal complexities surrounding the disaster.Seven of 15 people had taken plea deals with no jail time, and their records will eventually be scrubbed clean. ...

Charges dropped against 8 people in Flint water scandal

U.S. 06/13/19, 13:27

Prosecutors stunningly dropped all criminal charges Thursday against eight people in the Flint water scandal and pledged to start the investigation from scratch.The defendants include Michigan's former health director, Nick Lyon, who was charged with involuntary manslaughter. He was accused of failing to timely alert the public about an outbreak ...

3 children who died after Amish carriage crash identified

U.S. 06/11/19, 11:15

A funeral home has identified three children who died in southern Michigan after the Amish horse-drawn carriage they were riding in was struck by a driver accused of being drunk.Beams Funeral Home of Fremont, Indiana, identifies them as 6-year-old Lillian Graber, 4-year-old Moses Graber and 2-year-old Jacob Graber. Lillian ...

Justin Amash, impeachment supporter, resigns conservative group

Politics 06/11/19, 10:08

The lone Republican calling for President Donald Trump's impeachment has quit an influential caucus of House conservatives. A spokeswoman for Michigan Rep. Justin Amash confirmed on Tuesday that he had resigned from the Freedom Caucus. Amash is one of the group's founders, but it is now controlled by Trump's allies. Amash called ...

Warren challenges Sanders’ for progressives’ support

Politics 06/09/19, 23:10

As a Michigan field organizer for Bernie Sanders' 2016 presidential campaign, Mike McDermott trained volunteers to knock on doors and call voters, helping the Vermont senator upset Hillary Clinton in a crucial Midwestern state. But as the 2020 campaign heats up, McDermott is all-in for Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, creating a ...

3rd child dies after horse-drawn carriage hit in Michigan

U.S. 06/09/19, 14:38

A third child who was in an Amish horse-drawn carriage that was struck by a drunken driver in southern Michigan has died, authorities said Sunday. Two children, ages 6 and 2, died at the scene of Friday evening's crash. A 4-year-old later died at a hospital, and another young child and ...

Pickup hits Amish horse-drawn carriage, killing 2 kids

U.S. 06/08/19, 10:30

Authorities say a pickup truck rear-ended an Amish horse-drawn carriage in southern Michigan, killing two children and seriously injuring two others and a woman who were in the carriage.The state police say the two adults and five children who were in the carriage were ejected when the truck hit it ...

Mom: Boy on minibike fatally hit by deputy wasn’t at fault

U.S. 06/05/19, 07:16

The mother of an 11-year-old boy on a minibike who was fatally struck by a sheriff's deputy in southern Michigan says her son wasn't at fault.Christina Valadez said Tuesday during a news conference with her lawyer that Norman Hood was "a good kid" who was just trying to cross a ...

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