A 10-year-old Lansing girl drowned in Lake Michigan Monday afternoon after falling off a paddle board just north of the Charles Mears State Park beach in Pentwater.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Historical Society of Michigan has released a seventh edition of its Historic Michigan Travel Guide.
WYOMING, Mich. (AP) — A 3-year-old boy has died after an apparent drowning in a western Michigan pond.
WYOMING, Mich. (AP) — The sound of possible gunfire or fireworks following a western Michigan high school football game sent fans and players scurrying to safety.
ALLEGAN, Mich. (AP) — Headed to a haunted corn maze during the Halloween season? Watch your step.
A Shelby man could face multiple charges for allegedly stealing a car then leading police on a chase that ultimately ended with the man crashing the vehicle and being taken to an area hospital for treatment early Tuesday morning.
Multiple drug combinations are said to be the cause of the deaths of two men at separate music events earlier this summer.
A Ludington man was charged last week in connection with a three-vehicle collision on the US-31 expressway July 5.
Two people were arrested last week and a warrant issued for a third in connection with a home invasion in the 1000 block of West Tyler Road in Hart Township Aug. 30 in which a large television…
The Pentwater Police Department is asking for the public’s help with information related to a burglary at the Carriage House Antique Mall Sept. 5 in the Village of Pentwater.
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona State picked off Davis Webb twice in the final three minutes, D.J. Calhoun returned a Cal onside kick attempt 42 yards with 48 seconds to play and the Sun Devils ra…
DAVIS, Calif. (AP) — Taylor Hintze kicked a 35-yard field goal as time expired and Weber State held on for a 38-35 victory on Saturday night despite UC Davis' 22 fourth-quarter points.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Trevor Knight had two long touchdown runs before halftime and threw a 92-yard pass to Josh Reynolds right after Arkansas was stopped three times from the 1, and No. 10 …
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Francisco Giants blew a six-run lead before scoring three times in the 10th inning, including a two-run home run by Denard Span, to beat the San Diego Padres 9-6 Satur…
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A spokeswoman for Polish mining corporation KGHM says two miners have been killed and another seriously injured during a cave-in at copper and silver mine in southwestern Poland.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's environmental agency says it's reached a deal with Duke Energy for the country's largest electric company to pay a $6 million fine for a large spill of liquefied coal ash.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Attorney General Brian E. Frosh joined 35 other attorneys general in filing a multi-jurisdictional lawsuit Thursday accusing the makers of Suboxone, an opioid addiction treatment, of conspiracy to monopolize and illegal restraint of trade.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California's governor has signed legislation meant to reduce the surging number of whales getting caught in crabbing gear.
While completing my graduate studies, I developed a career seminar for families with children in high school. It was a group of six families, and all the parents were struggling with the difficult task of helping their children choose the right career. This was not a seminar on how to choose the right college, because a few of the teenagers weren’t even interested in finishing high school.
My dad worked hard. No need to look over his shoulder or make a list of what needed to be done. Hire my dad and you could count on the job being done right and on time. But when dad got home he seldom talked about work. He often said, “Once I walk out that door I don’t care if the place burns down. I don’t mix my personal life and my job.”
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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say five people were shot, one of them fatally, in two separate overnight shootings within minutes of each other in the eastern Illinois city of Champaign.
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) — Monday night's verbal smackdown between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton is a hot ticket on the campus of Hofstra University.
BOSTON (AP) — Authorities say six people have been injured in an apparent fight in Boston's Theater District and police are looking for a suspect they believe was wounded.
BURLINGTON, Wash. (AP) — Authorities: Mall shooting suspect is Arcan Cetin, 20-year-old resident of Oak Harbor, Washington.
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VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has voiced support for Mexican bishops and citizens opposing the government's push to legalize same-sex marriage.
BEERSHEBA, Israel (AP) — A senior Israeli military official says a massive underground barrier being built along the Gaza border to defend against Hamas tunnels should be completed in a matter of months.
GENEVA (AP) — Swiss voters are casting ballots to decide whether to grant new powers to Switzerland's intelligence services, such as tracking internet activity, snooping on email boxes and tapping phones to better fight spies, criminal hackers and violent extremists.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Poaching syndicates were able to move large shipments of African elephant ivory last year despite global calls to dismantle trafficking networks that often collude with corrupt government officials, conservationists said Saturday at an international wildlife meeting.
The Walkerville High School Class of 1957 recently met at the Paul Helm farm in Walkerville to celebrate its 59th reunion. Those attending the reunion included, back row, left to right, Elmora Woodworth Jacobs, Mary Chase, Loris Ward Briggs and Paul Helm. In the next row are Darlene Demmon G…
As you prepare for a new year at college, managing your money may be the last thing on your mind. But, college is the perfect time to instill strong and healthy financial habits, such as budgeting and living within your means.