Economic indicators soar on Election Day

2022 Campaign 11/03/20, 17:38

On the morning of Nov. 3—Election Day in the United States, economic indicators skyrocketed, giving very positive signals for a rising economy. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose more than 600 points, equivalent to a 2 percent gain, and the S&P 500 rose 2.2 percent. The NASDAQ high-tech compound rose by 2 ...

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 ...

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