WHITEHALL – Russell Brown is a professional actor from New York City, who has worked on Broadway, and is currently touring with Disney’s “The Lion King.”
LANSING — State Rep. Terry Sabo (D-Muskegon) has been appointed to serve on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, filling a vacancy left after former Rep. Brian Banks resigned from office earlier this month.
DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Pistons are partnering with Henry Ford Health Systems on a new development that will bring the team's corporate headquarters and practice facility into the city.
SILVER CITY, Mich. (AP) — A company that is conducting exploratory drilling for copper at Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park has interrupted the search because of mild weather.
PARIS (AP) — French carmaker the PSA Group saw its profits jump last year and is giving dividends for the first time since 2011, burnishing its image as it weighs a buyout of General Motors' E…
DETROIT (AP) — Technology glitches including Bluetooth phone pairing and misunderstood voice commands put a dent in car and truck reliability scores in a major survey of automobile owners.
The Oceana County Sheriff’s Department is asking the public to share information they may have about the theft of two vintage snowmobiles and the trailer they were contained in.
BELDING — Whitehall’s wrestlers excelled at last Saturday’s individual district tournament, held at Belding. 10 of the Vikings to compete advanced to the regional tournament, including four district champions.
Tuesday, Feb. 21
MUSKEGON — A slow start cost Reeths-Puffer Wednesday night, as the Rockets lost 6-2 to Grand Rapids Catholic Central.
MUSKEGON — Reeths-Puffer couldn’t keep up with Mona Shores in the fourth quarter Friday night and lost to the Sailors 61-43.
SCOTTVILLE — Montague took first place at Wednesday’s Mason County Central Invitational, edging Hart by 11 points. The Wildcats scored 594.82 points at the meet.
CRANS MONTANA, Switzerland (AP) — Suddenly the overall title is not looking so certain for Mikaela Shiffrin after Ilka Stuhec won a super-G race on Saturday to further reduce the gap.
SAPPORO, Japan (AP) — North Korea won its first medal at the Asian Winter Games on Saturday as Ryom Tae Ok and Kim Ju Sik won the bronze medal in the figure skating pairs event.
CYPRESS, Texas (AP) — Mack Beggs could win a Texas state wrestling title on Saturday.
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — This was not a trick. This was a PGA Tour event.
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — The owners of a popular Jersey shore pizza restaurant chain were sentenced Friday for evading taxes and lying to the IRS.
iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending February 23, 2017:
BERLIN (AP) — The German weekly Der Spiegel reports that the country's spy agency had at least 50 numbers and email addresses of journalists among its surveillance targets.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans bought more new homes in January after a steep fall-off the previous month, a sign the housing market is healthy despite higher mortgage rates.
PLANO, Texas (AP) — J.C. Penney Co. on Friday reported fiscal fourth-quarter net income of $192 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
When it’s difficult to fit your job title on a business card, that immediately suggests you have an unusual job. I was the Manager of University-Owned Small Residences at Cornell University and that was the most challenging job of my entire career. The small residences I managed were university-owned fraternities, sororities and cooperatives.
Dr. Tracy Vitale was nominated for the ATHENA Leadership Award for her community contributions and role as mentor
Health teacher innovates to educate
The American Cancer Society event's participants raised more than $319K
Highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — While most celebrities are gearing up for Oscar events, Jodie Foster, Michael J. Fox and Keegan Michael Key are among those who gathered to speak Friday at a rally in support of immigrant rights.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Meryl Streep, whose Golden Globes speech prompted President Donald Trump to call her "overrated," has been added as a presenter to Sunday's Academy Awards.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian police to sweep the airport terminal where Kim Jong Nam was killed to check for possible toxic chemical.
MOSUL, Iraq (AP) — An Iraqi commander says special forces troops are progressing through western Mosul and encountering stiff resistance from entrenched Islamic State fighters.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The Latest on Malaysia's investigation into the apparent assassination of the half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (all times local):
I’m often intrigued and sometimes inspired by stories of people traveling the world using points and miles. There’s a well-known (within certain circles, at least) man who earned over a million airline miles by purchasing more than $3,000 worth of pudding during a special promotion in 1999. …
I watched as they loaded the old upright piano on the truck and slowly drove away. I went into the bedroom and began to cry. My husband came in and wanted to know why I was so upset. Through my tears I answered, “You sold it for only $25.00.” He looked at me in a strange way and said, “Well,…