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Man gets life in prison for stabbing policeman at Michigan airport

Apr 18 2019

FLINT, Mich. A Tunisian man was sentenced to life in prison on Thursday for stabbing a police officer at the airport in Flint, Michigan, a decision a federal judge said was made easier by the defendant's defiant and angry remarks in court.

A Michigan family highlights divide over Mueller report ahead of Trump visit

Mar 28 2019

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. Diana Jones and her father were having a lovely visit at her favorite hipster eatery in Grand Rapids, Michigan, one evening this week. Martin Jones, a retired machinist who lives in a rural area about 40 miles away, shared vacation photos on his iPhone and Diana talked about a new boyfriend.

Republican delight, Democrat dismay as Mueller details released

Mar 25 2019

DEARBORN, Mich./MIAMI Retired Ford assembly plant worker and Donald Trump supporter Henry Thompson was giddy as he listened to a summary of U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia report on TV at a Dearborn, Michigan, diner on Sunday.

Republican delight, Democrat dismay as Mueller details released

Mar 25 2019

DEARBORN, Mich./MIAMI Retired Ford assembly plant worker and Donald Trump supporter Henry Thompson was giddy as he listened to a summary of U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia report on TV at a Dearborn, Michigan, diner on Sunday.

For Trump supporters, Mueller report 'sticks it to the haters'

Mar 24 2019

DEARBORN, Mich./MIAMI, March 24 Retired Ford assembly plant worker and Donald Trump supporter Henry Thompson was giddy as he listened to a summary of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia report on TV at a Dearborn, Michigan, diner on Sunday.

Wells Fargo CEO defends pay; calls Senator Warren's criticism 'inappropriate'

Mar 15 2018

DETROIT Wells Fargo & Co Chief Executive Tim Sloan on Thursday defended a 35 percent gain in his latest compensation package, while describing comments last year by Democratic U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren, who had called for his ouster, as "inappropriate."

Fights erupt, 12 arrested ahead of white nationalist's speech in Michigan

Mar 06 2018

EAST LANSING, Mich. A least a dozen people were arrested on Monday after supporters of Richard Spencer clashed with protesters outside a Michigan college campus where the white nationalist was scheduled to speak. | Video

Doctor tied to Insys opioid kickback probe gets prison term

Feb 26 2018

DETROIT A Michigan doctor linked to a federal investigation into allegations that Insys Therapeutics Inc paid kickbacks to medical practitioners to prescribe its flagship opioid product was sentenced on Monday to 32 months in prison.

Ex-USA Gymnastics doctor gets up to 125 more years in prison for abuse

Feb 05 2018

CHARLOTTE, Mich. Former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar was sentenced to an additional 40 to 125 years in prison on Monday for molesting young female gymnasts, capping weeks of horrifying testimony from nearly 200 victims about his decades of abuse. | Video

Father of molested girls lunges at disgraced USA Gymnastics doctor in court

Feb 02 2018

(Please be advised that this story contains language that may offend some readers in para 11) | Video

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