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Grand Rapids Jewish temple hit with anti-Semitic graffiti

A Jewish synagogue in Grand Rapids was the target of anti-Semitic graffiti over the weekend. The graffiti at Temple Emanuel on East Fulton Street was...

Some Detroiters still aren’t sold on the ‘Green Rush’ of legal...

As Michigan prepares for the emerging recreational cannabis industry and attempts to level the field for minority business owners, Detroit’s budding “cannapreneurs” are eager...

Dingell, Tlaib back workers’ rights at Trump’s EPA 

A trio of U.S. House members met Friday in Dearborn with Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) workers affected by the recent closure of the Large...

Susan J. Demas: After years of cutting Michigan to the bone,...

In 2011, I was having dinner with a big media executive on a day that teachers were protesting GOP then-Gov. Rick Snyder's budget cuts...

Federal judge blocks Trump admin ‘public charge’ rule for immigrants

A federal judge in New York on Friday granted an injunction blocking the President Trump administration from implementing its "public charge" rule that would...
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Nessel files for emergency motion in anti-LGBTQ adoption case

Two weeks after a federal judge said the state can’t refuse to work with anti-LGBTQ adoption agencies, Attorney General Dana Nessel seeks to appeal...

New EPA Lead and Copper Rule draws fire from Kildee, enviros

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) this week unveiled new proposed rules for the national Lead and Copper Rule, aimed at reducing lead exposure...

Michigan sees efforts to establish Indigenous Peoples’ Day

State Sen. Jeff Irwin (D-Ann Arbor) on Thursday introduced bills that would replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples’ Day in Michigan, echoing similar measures...

Michigan snags 2020 general election presidential debate

Updated, 1:04 p.m. 10/11/19 with comments from Mark Schlissel and Debbie Dingell. Three presidential debates will be held in 2020 — and one will be...

State to hold 14 forum across Michigan on new Medicaid work...

Last week, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer used the state Administrative Board to move about $6 million in the Fiscal Year 2020 budget that the GOP-led...

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