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  • Michigan Radio's Thanksgiving Cookbook 16 minutes ago
    Thanksgiving is a time to reflect on the past year, to reconnect with family and friends, and to express gratitude for the all that is good in our lives. But more importantly, Thanksgiving is a time to eat. With those priorities in mind, Michigan ...
  • Water will flow through KWA pipeline to Genesee County starting this weekend 51 minutes ago
    After years of construction, water from Lake Huron soon will begin flowing into Genesee County through the KWA pipeline. The Karegnondi Water Authority pipeline was completed last year. But testing and permitting, as well as construction of a new ...
  • Report: Rep. Conyers settled complaint over sexual harassment Today 7:27 am
    Another United States legislator has been accused of sexual harassment. Michigan Rep. John Conyers settled a complaint in 2015 from a woman who alleged she was fired from his Washington staff because she rejected his sexual advances, BuzzFeed News...
  • Investigators point to fungicides as one reason for bumblebee declines Today 6:54 am
    We’ve heard a lot about honeybees and how important they are as pollinators. But bumblebees pollinate wildflowers and crops, too, and some kinds of bumblebees are in trouble.
  • Political fantasies of rich guys Today 6:43 am
    Men in late middle age are capable of daydreaming. For most of us, these dreams are fairly pedestrian. Maybe, just maybe, we might be the first 60-something to suddenly break into the major leagues. Maybe that one lottery ticket I buy every Thanks...
  • After last minute negotiations, Flint City Council must approve 30-year water deal Tuesday Yesterday
    Flint is on the verge of moving ahead with a 30-year drinking water contract with the Great Lakes Water Authority, under an agreement hashed out in federal court Monday. The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality says Flint needs to choose a...
  • Sandy Pensler joins GOP race for US Senate Yesterday
    Millionaire businessman Sandy Pensler has joined the group of Republicans who want to be the nominee to run against incumbent Democratic Senator Debbie Stabenow. Pensler says he is a trained economist and an entrepreneur who understands how to dri...
  • Coalition to legalize and regulate marijuana turn in signatures for ballot proposal Yesterday
    A proposal to legalize marijuana in Michigan overcame a critical hurdle Monday. The Coalition to Regulate Marijuana like Alcohol turned in more than 360,000 signatures to the Board of State Canvassers. Now they need to get enough signatures approv...
  • Line 5 alternatives report is out – all 379 pages of it Yesterday
    A final state-commissioned report on alternatives to Line 5 is out. People are looking for those alternatives because the pipeline runs under the straits of Mackinac, and a spill could be catastrophic. The highly technical report from Dynamic Risk...
  • Counties submit plans to adopt new public defender standards Yesterday
    Today was the deadline for Michigan counties to submit plans for indigent defense reform to the Michigan Indigent Defense Commission (MIDC). Those plans must include the adoption of four new standards established by the MIDC last May. Counties wer...

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  • UN Tribunal to Decide Fate of 'Butcher of Bosnia' Mladic 45 minutes ago
    United Nations judges in The Hague will decide within hours on a verdict in the trial of former Bosnian Serb military commander Ratko Mladic, who is accused of war crimes stemming from the conflict in the former Yugoslavia during the 1990s. Mladi...
  • White House Asks Supreme Court to Uphold Travel Ban 50 minutes ago
    The White House is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold a ban on travelers from six countries after an appeals court in California last week allowed only parts of the president's order to go into effect. The request on Monday is the most recen...
  • November 21, 2017 Today 12:05 pm
    A look at the best news photos from around the world.
  • Report: Weinstein Paid $1M to Accuser After 2015 Case Died Today 12:00 pm
    Harvey Weinstein paid $1 million to silence an Italian model who accused him of groping her in 2015 after prosecutors decided not to charge him, and in the 1990s, his brother paid other accusers from his personal bank account, a magazine reported ...
  • Iran-based Hacker Charged With Trying to Extort HBO Today 11:45 am
    U.S. prosecutors say a member of an Iran-based hacking group tried to extort HBO out of $6 million in digital currency by stealing unaired episodes and scripts of hit shows like "Game of Thrones.'' An indictment unsealed Tuesday in federal court ...

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  • UN Tribunal to Decide Fate of 'Butcher of Bosnia' Mladic 45 minutes ago
    United Nations judges in The Hague will decide within hours on a verdict in the trial of former Bosnian Serb military commander Ratko Mladic, who is accused of war crimes stemming from the conflict in the former Yugoslavia during the 1990s. Mladi...
  • White House Asks Supreme Court to Uphold Travel Ban 50 minutes ago
    The White House is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold a ban on travelers from six countries after an appeals court in California last week allowed only parts of the president's order to go into effect. The request on Monday is the most recen...
  • November 21, 2017 Today 12:05 pm
    A look at the best news photos from around the world.
  • Report: Weinstein Paid $1M to Accuser After 2015 Case Died Today 12:00 pm
    Harvey Weinstein paid $1 million to silence an Italian model who accused him of groping her in 2015 after prosecutors decided not to charge him, and in the 1990s, his brother paid other accusers from his personal bank account, a magazine reported ...