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Peters grills acting Homeland Security chief on federal agents

WASHINGTON — The top official at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security on Thursday defended the deployment of federal officers to counter protesters in...

Nessel cracks down on long-term care facilities violating executive orders

Attorney General Dana Nessel is ramping up efforts to enforce Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s executive order that provides safety rules and procedures long-term care facilities...

Top Trump official vows federal agents ‘will not back away’ from...

WASHINGTON — The President Trump administration’s No. 2 at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) on Tuesday defended federal law enforcement officers’ intervention in...

Coulter leads in Dem Oakland County exec race, 2 progressives ahead...

There were some big primaries for top local government offices on Tuesday, particularly in populous Southeast Michigan counties. Here's a look at where top races...

Election officials beg Legislature for help with surge in absentee voting 

The novel coronavirus has already shaken up work, schools, travel, recreation and more. Now as Michigan’s primary election arrives Tuesday and pandemic-stricken America nears...

Same-sex marriage has been legal for 5 years. State law is...

A large 54-bill package has been introduced in the House to repeal the legislative marriage equality bans and amend discriminatory gendered language. The U.S. Supreme...

Supreme Court: Absentee ballots must be received by election day to...

Only absentee ballots that are received by 8 p.m. on election day will be counted — even if they are earmarked for an earlier...

Nessel doesn’t appeal Line 5 tunnel decision to Supreme Court

Attorney General Dana Nessel will no longer pursue one of her legal fights against Canadian oil company Enbridge, while another continues on. Nessel had originally...

Nessel joins suit against Trump excluding immigrants in redistricting

Attorney General Dana Nessel has joined 20 other AGs, nine cities, four counties and one combined city and county in all corners of the...

Whitmer doesn’t believe Trump’s AG was unaware of death threats against...

U.S. Attorney General William Barr said on Tuesday that he did not know about death threats against Gov. Gretchen Whitmer during anti-lockdown protests this...

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