Photo of the view of a dam in Edenville, Mich.

Thousands Evacuated as River Dams Break in Central Michigan

MIDLAND, Mich. — Rapidly rising water overtook dams and forced the evacuation of about 10,000 people in central Michigan, where flooding struck communities along rain-swollen waterways and the governor said one downtown could be “under approximately 9 feet of ...
Photo of Michigan State University interim President John Engler

Michigan State Says Engler Resignation Effective Immediately

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Michigan State University's Board of Trustees said Thursday that interim president John Engler's resignation is effective immediately. "A wrong has been righted today. I'm sorry it took so long." — Trustee Kelly Tebay The board acte...

Is the United States ready for a Muslim governor?

Michigan, much to Hillary Clinton's chagrin, helped elect Donald Trump president of the United States. Now the state perhaps best known for the automobile industry and the financial collapse of its marquee c...