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Michigan police release video of arrest, handcuffing of 11-year-old girl at gunpoint.

Police said officers were at the home looking for the girl's 40-year-old aunt, who was suspected of stabbing a relative nearby, but didn't find her.

- Global News - CA

State Senator claims Hawaii tourism leaders oppose UFC Hawaii.

Max Holloway's second victory over Jose Aldo in Detroit earlier this month accompanied with Yancy Mederios jaw-dropping bout with Alex Oliveira hyped up Hawaii fans like never before. And word of bringing UFC to the islands began buzzing around again.

- Hawaii News Now - US

Mercedes-Benz G-Class gets the luxe, high-tech treatment.

Filed under: Design/Style,Rumormill,Spy Photos,Mercedes-Benz,Technology,SUV,Luxury The G-Wagen will debut in Detroit next month, with the G500 boasting a 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 up front.Continue reading Mercedes-Benz G-Class gets the luxe, high-tech treatment Mercedes-Benz G-Class gets the luxe, high-tech treatment ...

- Autoblog - US

African immigrants: How race and gender shape the American dream.

Africans represent one of the fastest-growing immigrant groups in the United States, but women far outpace men for securing high-skilled jobs and earnings growth, indicates a new study led by a Michigan State University sociologist.

- PhysOrg - NL

Classic Success Thrives in Michigan.

The American Dream is alive and thriving in Michigan. The great state has a business friendly environment, beautiful nature, and friendly people. If you're currently residing in Michigan then you'll know about it's wonders. No matter the season, you'll find great joys in the city or wilderness. Detroit, it's lively capital, ...

- Blogger News Network - US

WATCH: World News 12/11/17: New York City on Heightened Alert after ISIS-Inspired Attack.

Women accusing Trump of sexual misconduct urge Congress to investigate; Detroit police hunt for gunman taking aim along Michigan highways

- ABC News - US

Ex-Congressman Hoekstra sworn in as Netherlands ambassador.

HOLLAND, Mich. — Former Republican Congressman Pete Hoekstra is the new U.S. ambassador to the Netherlands.White House spokeswoman Vanessa Morrone says Hoekstra was sworn in Monday afternoon by Vice President Mike...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Cutting U.S. electric vehicle tax credit 'will have an impact': GM.

DETROIT - If Congress eliminates an electric vehicle tax credit it "will have an impact" on sales of U.S. electric vehicles such as General Motors Co's Chevrolet Bolt, GM Chief Executive Mary Barra said on Monday.

- Reuters - US

3 state attorneys favor walling off Great Lakes to stop carp.

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — Attorneys general from three states say a $275 million federal plan for keeping Asian carp from migrating into the Great Lakes is too pricey and rejects the most effective solution.The U.S. Army Corps...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Watch Two NFL Players Have Heated Altercations With Fans in the Stands.

The Malice at the Palace -- the 2004 melee involving players and fans at a Pacers-Pistons game in Detroit, arguably the ugliest sports brawl of the past few decades -- was very nearly recreated at two NFL games on Sunday.

- Mediaite - US

The NFL Playoff Picture is in a state of chaos with 3 weeks to go.

With three weeks remaining in the NFL season, there are several tight playoff races worth watching. In the AFC, there are two big battles for division leads, with four realistic teams battling for two Wild Card spots. In the NFC, the race for the NFC South is particularly grueling, while the Green Bay Packers and Detroit ...

- Business Insider - US

Police search Detroit highways for clues in linked shootings

Authorities have temporarily closed two stretches of Detroit freeways to search for shell casings or other evidence in the apparently random shootings of four vehicles last week.

- FOX News - US

Searching for a Secret Ski Destination? Try Michigan

Skiing has a long tradition in the state. Visits to three resorts make the case for an extended winter vacation.

- New York Times - US

Part-time Legislature group seeks signatures by mail, ads

Organizers of a ballot drive to make the Michigan Legislature a part-time body and slash lawmakers' pay said they have mailed hundreds of thousands of petitions to voters in the … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials

The Detroit News. December 5, 2017 MSU must come clean in abuse case Michigan State University must come completely clean on the sexual molestation of nearly 150 gymnasts by a … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Thanedar touts work in science in 1st ad of governor's race

Political newcomer Shri Thanedar is touting his career as a scientist in the first TV ad of the Michigan governor's race, also taking swipes at President Donald Trump and term-limited … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Cinnamon turns up the heat on fat cells

New research from the University of Michigan Life Sciences Institute has determined how a common holiday spice—cinnamon—might be enlisted in the fight against obesity.Scientists had previously observed that cinnamaldehyde, an essential oil that gives cinnamon its flavor, appeared to protect mice against obesity and ...

- ENN - US

Tigertown: Morris, Trammell elected to baseball Hall of Fame

Fittingly, Jack Morris reached the Hall of Fame in extra innings. Morris was elected to the Hall by its Modern Era committee on Sunday along with former Detroit Tigers teammate … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Celtics turn tables on Pistons, Oladipo shines

LOS ANGELES, Dec 11 — The Boston Celtics notched a satisfying win in Detroit yesterday, handing the slumping Pistons their sixth straight NBA defeat just two weeks after losing to them in Boston. Al Horford led the way with 18 points, nine...

- The Malay Mail - MY

FBI: Reported hate crimes up 29% in Michigan last year

Michigan had the fourth-highest number of hate crimes among all states in the U.S., according to data released Nov. 13 by the FBI.         

- USA TODAY - US

The Entire US-Middle East Political Framework Just Collapsed

Now that US President Donald Trump has fully adopted the Israeli rightwing political discourse on Palestine, the Palestinian Authority is in a very tough spot.

- Scoop NZ - NZ

Scholarship for Muslim women honors pioneering scientist

DETROIT — When it came to pursuing a scientific career, Tasneem Essader encountered forces pulling her in and pushing her away: She drew inspiration from her mother's work in chemistry, but initial discouragement from her engineer...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Scholarship for Muslim women honors pioneering scientist

DETROIT — When it came to pursuing a scientific career, Tasneem Essader encountered forces pulling her in and pushing her away: She drew inspiration from her mother's work in chemistry, but initial discouragement from her engineer father, who thought…

- Billings Gazette - US

Conyers' Congressional Seat Won't Be Filled For Nearly A Year

DETROIT — Michigan’s Republican governor announced Friday that Democrat John Conyers’ congressional seat will not be filled until the regularly scheduled November election, leaving it vacant for nearly a year.Gov. Rick Snyder decided the post will be listed twice on the August primary and November general ...

- TPM News - US

This Might Be the Biggest Reward Ever for Missing Pets

The owners of four cats that went missing after a house fire last month are getting reports of sightings in their Detroit-area neighborhood—and they're offering a lucrative reward to anyone who can help get one or all safely home. One odd twist: two of the cats are in the...

- Newser - US

No one at Michigan State knew about doctor's sexual assaults, lawyer says

A former federal prosecutor hired by Michigan State University said there's no evidence that school officials knew a campus doctor was sexually abusing young female athletes. Patrick Fitzgerald made the disclosure in a letter to state Attorney General Bill Schuette, who had asked for the university's...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Detroit student lab aims to inspire careers in STEM fields

- Education Week - US

Conyers' House seat to remain vacant for nearly a year

Michigan's Republican governor announced Friday that Democrat John Conyers' congressional seat will not be filled until the regularly scheduled November election, leaving it vacant for nearly a year. Gov. Rick … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

U.S. transportation chief Elaine Chao to keynote AutoMobili-D expo

Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao will give the keynote speech at the Detroit auto show's AutoMobili-D exposition in January.

- Automotive News - US

2019 Toyota Avalon to debut at the 2018 Detroit Auto Show

Filed under: Detroit Auto Show,Toyota,Sedan The original debuted in 1995.Continue reading 2019 Toyota Avalon to debut at the 2018 Detroit Auto Show 2019 Toyota Avalon to debut at the 2018 Detroit Auto Show originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 08 Dec 2017 14:24:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink| ...

- Autoblog - US

Conyers' House seat to remain vacant for nearly a year

Michigan's Republican governor announced Friday that Democrat John Conyers' congressional seat will not be filled until the regularly scheduled November election, leaving it vacant for nearly a year.

- WRAL.com - US

Conyers' House seat to remain vacant for nearly a year

DETROIT — Michigan's Republican governor announced Friday that Democrat John Conyers' congressional seat will not be filled until the regularly scheduled November election, leaving it vacant for nearly a year.

- Billings Gazette - US

Special election to replace Rep. John Conyers in Michigan set for November 2018

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has scheduled a November 2018 election to replace disgraced Rep. John Conyers, D-Mich., a decision that will leave much of Detroit without representation in Congress for nearly a year. "Having ample time for candidates to make a decision about running for office and file...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Michigan sports doctor gets 60 years in prison

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A judge has sentenced a Michigan sports doctor to 60 years in federal prison for child pornography crimes, one of three criminal cases against a man who also admits assaulting female gymnasts. The post Michigan sports doctor gets 60 years in prison appeared first on Inquirer News.

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

Mother, boyfriend charged after death of 3-year-old boy

A mother and her 22-year-old boyfriend face involuntary manslaughter charges in the death of her 3-year-old son who is believed to have shot himself in their Detroit apartment.

- FOX News - US

Former Detroit Mayor's Son To Announce Run For Conyers-Vacated Seat

DETROIT — The son of a former Detroit mayor plans to run for the 13th Congressional District seat vacated by John Conyers following allegations by former staffers of sexual harassment and inappropriate touching.Spokesman Adolph Mongo says state Sen. Coleman Young II will announce his candidacy Monday. Mongo says Young ...

- TPM News - US

3 shootings on Detroit highway may be tied together, Michigan State Police say

Police are investigating whether three drive-by shootings are by one person.

- ABC News - US

Should an Old Larceny Conviction Keep a Man from Working as a Nurse?

A court rules that Michigan can't block a New York nurse from holding the same job in his new state.

- Reason.com - US

Special election to replace Rep. John Conyers Jr. set for November 2018

The 80-year-old congressman from Michigan stepped down on Tuesday after being accused of sexual misconduct.

- Washington Post - US

Michigan man convicted on single hair sues after exoneration

DETROIT — A Detroit man who spent decades in prison for murder because of a single hair is seeking millions of dollars now that his conviction has been thrown out.Ledura Watkins was released in June after prosecutors said hair...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Michigan man convicted on single hair sues after exoneration

- Townhall.com - US

Extra patrols added to Detroit freeways after 3 shootings

Extra police patrols are being added to Detroit's freeway system after three shootings that may be linked to the same suspect or suspects.

- FOX News - US

Toyota to announce new Avalon big car at Detroit auto show

DETROIT — Toyota will introduce a revamped Avalon full-size car at the Detroit auto show in January at a time when sales of big cars are falling as U.S. buyers continue their shift toward SUVs.The Michigan-designed Avalon will...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Son of late Detroit Mayor Young to run for Conyers' seat

- Townhall.com - US

Extra patrols added to Detroit freeways after 3 shootings

DETROIT — Extra police patrols are being added to Detroit's freeway system after three shootings that may be linked to the same suspect or suspects.

- Billings Gazette - US

Son of late Detroit Mayor Young to run for Conyers' seat

DETROIT — The son of a former Detroit mayor plans to run for the 13th Congressional District seat vacated by John Conyers following of allegations by former staffers of sexual harassment and inappropriate touching.

- Billings Gazette - US

LISTEN: Eminem's incendiary new track blasts white supremacy, racial profiling and police violence

Rapper Eminem's new single “Untouchable” is an explosive indictment of U.S. white supremacy, police brutality and racial profiling. The song is built around a sample of Cheech and Chong's “Earache My Eye”, said Rolling Stone's Daniel Kreps. The Michigan-born...

- The Raw Story - US

Former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar sentenced to 60 years in prison for child porn crimes

A former elite sports doctor whose sexual assault cases have rocked Michigan State University and the group that trains U.S. Olympic gymnasts was sentenced to ...

- The Japan Times - JP

Lawyer works and sleeps in shack to raise money for her nonprofit law firm

A Detroit lawyer who founded a nonprofit law firm to help the poor is working and sleeping in a makeshift shack until she raises at…

- ABA Journal - US

Michigan doctor gets 60-year prison sentence for child porn

Olympians Aly Raisman, McKayla Maroney and Gabby Douglas say they were victims of assault when the doctor worked for USA Gymnastics.

- Hawaii News Now - US

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