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A ruling that outraged charities in Michigan could be overturned. The state Senate passed a bill Wednesday to bring back roadside donation collections.

McConnell Suspends Healthcare Debate

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Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell was dealt another blow this week to Republican efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act.

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Michigan is the only state that includes a prohibition on the death penalty in its constitution. Eugene Wanger was a young Republican delegate to the constitutional convention in the early 1960’s, and he drafted the capital punishment clause approved by state voters in 1963.


Lee Vickers, Founder Of Varsity Nation, Speaks On Summer Recruitment And MSU Sexual Assault Cases

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It's offseason for high school sports, but the work is never done for an athlete. At Varsity Nation, the motto is "No offseason," which proves that work goes all year-round.  Varsity Nation's work prepares athletes to be the best at their craft and make a big name for themselves at the next level.   

Current Sports | June 28, 2017

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Phil Jackson; New York Knicks; Chris Paul; Houston Rockets; NBA Superteams; High School Football; Lee Vickers; Recruiting.


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A Michigan man has lost his effort to reverse his murder and sexual assault convictions from the 1980s.

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A longtime staffer at the Michigan Secretary of State’s office has been appointed director of the Michigan Bureau of Elections.

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The Latest on the lead-tainted water crisis in Flint, Michigan (all times local):

A worker has died after falling 75 feet (23 meters) at the Little Caesars Arena worksite north of downtown Detroit.

Officials say a deck that collapsed in western Michigan, injuring more than a dozen people, was built with the wrong materials for its intended use.

Former Michigan Supreme Court Justice Bob Young Jr. has launched his campaign for U.S. Senate in Michigan, calling himself a judge who will “lay down the law” in Washington.

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The newest option for affordable housing in Delhi Township is getting a thumbs up from residents and from community leaders. 


Lights 'Under The Bridge' Officially Up

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There was a lot of anticipation Tuesday night as the community gathered to watch the official lighting of the lights 'under the bridge' - the corridor of Michigan Avenue beneath the U.S. 127 overpass on the Lansing/East Lansing border.

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A Canadian man accused of stabbing an airport police officer in Flint, will remain in jail while his case proceeds.

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A fourth mid-Michigan county has declared a state of emergency following recent flooding.

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