Posted: 09/25/2008 - A federal appeals court has overturned the murder conviction of a Grand Rapids man who claimed there were too few blacks in the jury pool.
Posted: 09/25/2008 - Earvin "Magic" Johnson has come back in his hometown of Lansing to campaign for Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama.
Posted: 09/25/2008 - Two polls of likely Michigan voters show Barack Obama apparently leading John McCain in the state.
Posted: 09/24/2008 - A bipartisan panel of House and Senate members agreed Wednesday on a new transportation spending plan for the fiscal year that begins Oct. 1.
Updated: 09/24/2008 - “Magic” Johnson was back in his hometown of Lansing campaigning for Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama.
Posted: 09/24/2008 - Michigan lawmakers still cannot agree on how to ban smoking in workplaces including restaurants and bars. A proposal calling for a comprehensive ban with no exemptions failed in the Michigan House.
Posted: 09/24/2008 - Opponents of a ballot measure that would have rewritten several sections of Michigan's constitution raised more than $675,0000 for the brief and contentious campaign.
Posted: 09/24/2008 - The presidential campaigns of Barack Obama and John McCain are sending in Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton and Michigan native Mitt Romney to woo Michigan voters.
Posted: 09/24/2008 - Michigan's Jennifer Granholm says fellow governor Sarah Palin shouldn't be kept in a "bubble."
Posted: 09/24/2008 - General Motors Corp. is planning to put its Strasbourg, France, manufacturing operation up for sale along with its Hummer truck brand.
Posted: 09/24/2008 - Hillary Rodham Clinton plans to campaign Saturday in Flint, Lansing and Grand Rapids for Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama.
Posted: 09/24/2008 - Several opponents of a statewide ban on baiting and feeding deer are fighting it in circuit court.
Posted: 09/24/2008 - Authorities say the same strain of E. coli bacteria that sickened students at Michigan State University has been linked to at least eight other cases throughout the state.
Posted: 09/24/2008 - A California woman who escaped from a Michigan prison more than 30 years ago and remade her life as a suburban mother is set to be sentenced in Detroit.
Posted: 09/24/2008 - One of jail-bound ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick's former lawyers is running for his old job.
Posted: 09/24/2008 - School districts in Michigan are using incentives such as pizza parties, raffles and the chance to win a new Saturn Vue sport utility vehicle to attract students for count day.
Posted: 09/24/2008 - Republican presidential candidate John McCain is expressing concerns about the Bush administration's proposed 700 billion-dollar government bailout of U.S. financial markets.
Posted: 09/24/2008 - Michigan lawmakers still can't agree on how to ban smoking in workplaces including restaurants and bars.
Posted: 09/24/2008 - A symbol of a city newly emerged from seven months of embarrassment and a mayoral scandal has been rededicated in downtown Detroit.
Posted: 09/24/2008 - Western Michigan authorities say a construction worker has been electrocuted in an on-the-job accident.
Posted: 09/24/2008 - A man facing a second trial in the death of his wife at their comic book store will remain in the Macomb County jail.
Updated: 09/23/2008 - McCain says the legislation must prevent Wall Street executives from winning large taxpayer-funded bonuses and that no earmarks can be included.
Posted: 09/23/2008 - A bankruptcy judge has approved Delphi Corp.'s proposal to freeze its pension plans as part of the auto supplier's blueprint to eventually emerge from bankruptcy protection.
Posted: 09/23/2008 - A Kalamazoo County circuit judge has decided the best punishment for a man found guilty of stealing should be to take his son's words to heart -- and wear them on his sleeve.