Michigan News

Man exonerated after 45 years will get $1.5M from Michigan

Richard Phillips has been selling his prison paintings to raise money while waiting to learn whether he would be compensated under a Michigan law that pays the wrongly convicted.

Michigan cemetery shuttered after discovery of uncremated fetuses

The Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) found gross negligence in the improper storage of remains at the Canton cemetery, which was fined $135,000, the agency said in a statement online.


Central Michigan University shooting LIVE UPDATES: Two people dead, suspect still at large

Central Michigan University shooting LIVE UPDATES: There are no reports of any casualty as of now. 

US: Indian-American doctor Ramesh Kumar shot dead in Michigan, parents say not hate crime

Ramesh Kumar worked in the Urology Department of the Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan.

Watch: Man sets gas station ablaze trying to kill spider

Watch this man trying to kill a spider with a lighter while refuelling his car at a gas station.

Obama stumps in Michigan, where his popularity is still strong

US President Barack Obama made his lone campaign appearance with a Democrat running for Senate in Michigan.


Detroit bankruptcy challenged in court

Michigan's governor insisted it is the only way for Motown to survive.

With two key wins,Romney edges closer to nomination

Former governor of Massachusetts wins key primaries Michigan and Arizona

Indian-origin man sentenced to life for murder of Indian couple

Narayan Thadani was sentenced to life for his alleged involvement in the 2008 murder in Michigan.

How poverty shapes brain

A researcher will compare the structure and function of brains of young adults from families with low socioeconomic status to those who are middle-class.