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DETROIT (AP) — Wayne State University's Board of Governors has approved the $2 million sale of a six-story vacant building that is expected to be redeveloped into housing and retail space.
BAY CITY, Mich. (AP) — A 21-year-old man and a teenager have been ordered held without bond on charges in connection with the slaying of a Bay City man whose stabbed body was found during a Th…
DETROIT (AP) — A Detroit man accused of amassing weapons and buying explosives has been hit with new charges, including an allegation that he intended to kill someone and destroy property.
DETROIT (AP) — Federal officials say a proposed natural gas pipeline from Ohio into southeast Michigan would create a minimal environmental impact.
The Oceana County Sheriff’s Office seeks information regarding the theft of a snowblower from Veltman Hardware in New Era.
The Oceana County Sheriff’s Office is following up on an Oct. 4 fraud complaint after receiving a complaint on Ridge Road in Golden Township.
Warrants will be sought for three suspects in connection with two separate breaking and entering complaints in the 2900 block of West Jackson Road in Weare Township Oct. 14 and Oct. 16, respectively.
A warrant was issued for a Walkerville area woman following a single-vehicle accident in the vicinity of Tyler Road and 144th Avenue in Elbridge Township Oct. 7.
The National Audubon Society invites birdwatchers to participate in the longest-running citizen science survey, the annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count. Each year, the Audubon Christmas Bird C…
These are grim times, that try the souls of rugged outdoorsmen.
Hesperia’s strong season on the gridiron earned the Panthers some postseason recognition, as four Hesperia players were chosen first team all-Central State Activities Association Silver.
SHELBY — Shelby senior golfer Keaton Inglis achieved a program milestone earlier this month when he signed his letter of intent to play golf at Northwood University. Northwood competes at the …
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry scored 20 of his 31 points in the third quarter and the Golden State Warriors ran their NBA-record streak of regular season games without consecutive losse…
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Leon Draisaitl scored 3:16 into overtime and the Edmonton Oilers came away with a 3-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Saturday night.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Damian Lillard scored 19 points and CJ McCollum added 17, including a pair of key late baskets, to rally the Portland Trail Blazers to a 99-92 victory over the Miami Heat…
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Troy Daniels scored a career-high 31 points, and the Memphis Grizzlies hung on for a 103-100 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Saturday night after Julius Randle mis…
COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi's Golden Triangle's industrial development efforts will be in the national spotlight as an episode of CBS' 60 Minutes profiles Golden Triangle Development LINK CEO Joe Max Higgins.
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — The Latest on the Dakota Access pipeline (all times local):
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch has issued a video statement just days before a federal deadline, calling on all parties in the Dakota Access oil pipeline dispute to avoid violence.
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The new chief executive of Spaceport America says New Mexico is well positioned to use the futuristic facility as a jumping off point to build an aerospace economic hub.
I have a good friend with a short attention span. When he sees a hobby he thinks he might enjoy, he’ll jump into it with both feet. When he decided to try sailing, he bought a 26-foot sailboat and joined a sailing race team on one of the Great Lakes. Three years later he sold his boat and retired from racing.
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These dedicated women don’t let injury or a busy schedule get in the way of an active lifestyle
Penn Yann and Waterloo CSD wellness coordinators have big plans for wellness
WASHINGTON (AP) — One thing you can count on during inauguration season in Washington: People of all stripes will find a reason to show up — whether it's to celebrate or commiserate.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's long-debated black bear hunts have stoked strong passions, blasted by animal rights activists as inhumane and supported by hunters and wildlife officials who say they help control the population and minimize run-ins with humans.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein is taking her bid for a statewide recount of Pennsylvania's Nov. 8 presidential election to federal court.
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — President Mahmoud Abbas' long-dominant Fatah movement has concluded a special conference by cementing the rule of the longtime leader and shutting out his key rival.
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HELSINKI (AP) — Local politician, 2 journalists the victims in Finland shooting in southeastern town, police spokeswoman says.
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin says he is confident that President-elect Donald Trump will soon realize the level of responsibility his job entails.
BERLIN (AP) — Germany's finance minister is underlining his opposition to a debt cut for Greece and urging Athens to push ahead with reforms before a meeting with his eurozone counterparts.
The 28th annual Lights of Love tree lighting celebration will take place Thursday, Dec. 1 at 7 p.m. at the north entrance of Mercy Health, Lakeshore Hospital in Shelby. This annual celebration provides an opportunity to pause and remember or honor someone special to you during the busy holid…
The Old Newsies will be out in force across Oceana County Saturday, Dec. 3 hawking their Goodfellow Extra to raise money for the Goodfellows to make sure that “No Child is Forgotten” at Christmas time.
The end of the year is approaching and between visiting friends and family and celebrating the holidays, your taxes may be the last thing on your mind. However, putting off tax preparation until later could be a costly mistake. While tax season doesn’t start until mid-January, if you want to…