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Someone sent racist and anti-Semitic emails to University of Michigan students and made it look like they were from a computer science professor who pushed for presidential election recounts in several states.

Current Sports | February 8, 2017

Feb 8, 2017
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MSU-UM Rivalry Game; MSU Basketball; Michigan Basketball; Derrick Walton; Nick Ward Trip; Max Gun.


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In 2015, Michigan ended a program that gave out millions of dollars in incentives to the film industry. That has meant a change of focus for the Michigan Film and Digital Media Office.


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Former Michigan State doctor Larry Nassar has been accused of destroying evidence leading up to his charge of possessing child pornography.

USA Today

“Eastern Michigan University alumnus and USA Today business writer Nathan Bomey has been very, very busy of late covering the North American International Auto Show, implications for American business as we transition to a new regime  in Washington, the on-going saga of the Volkswagen settlement—and more,” says Kirk Heinze.


“In December, Gov. Snyder signed some very important energy legislation that not only represented a paradigm in what compromise can accomplish, but seems to have been very well received by virtually all parties involved, from the utilities to environmental groups,” says Greening of the Great Lakes host Kirk Heinze.  He welcomes Michigan Public Service Commission chair Sally Talberg to the show.


michigan.gov

Gov. Rick Snyder is poised to propose a state spending plan that would save money to prepare for looming budget pressures and include modest funding increases for education and public safety.

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There could soon be tighter restrictions on the public’s access to information in bids for state business. A state Senate committee has adopted a bill that would shield information on bidders’ trade secrets and finances.

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WKAR-MSU

Education, public safety, and paying down the long term debt will be Gov. Rick Snyder’s top priorities when he unveils his 2018 budget today.

WIKIPEDIA

At an investors' conference during Detroit's auto show in January, confident General Motors executives told investors to expect improved pretax profits for 2016 and 2017, thanks to strong sales in key markets and cost cuts.

MSU saving lives with new bacteria detection

Feb 7, 2017
MSU.EDU

A Michigan State University researcher has developed a new way to detect bacteria, which will hopefully help both physicians and their patients.

MICHIGAN.GOV

Gov. Rick Snyder will propose growing Michigan's savings account to $1 billion, even as Republican lawmakers push for an income tax cut.

UM studies online use of those on line

Feb 7, 2017
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While data from cell phone companies can tell us how many hours a day a person uses their phone, Daniel Kruger of the University of Michigan, says it doesn’t necessarily explain the social context of their cell phone use.

Current Sports | February 7, 2017

Feb 7, 2017

MSU Basketball; UM Basketball; Super Bowl 51; DeShaun Tate; Tom Brady; Atlanta Falcons; College Basketball; NFL Hall of Fame.


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Speakers at Black History Month lectures are usually historians or historical figures. On Thursday, MSU’s “Slavery to Freedom” lecture series turns instead to a modern-day journalist.


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