4:00 PM Nov 9, 2014
Weak and bleeding, a Union Army officer who stood fast commanding his artillery battery and was killed as thousands of Confederate forces advanced on his troops received an honor Thursday from President Barack Obama that was more than 150 years in the making: the Medal of Honor.
2:00 PM Nov 9, 2014
The Veterans Affairs Department is considering disciplinary action against more than 1,000 employees as it struggles to correct systemic problems that led to long wait times for veterans seeking health care and falsification of records to cover up delays, VA Secretary Robert McDonald said.
11:55 AM Nov 9, 2014
Democrats' plan to spoil Gov. Rick Snyder's re-election was clear from the beginning: coax a lot more of their sporadic voters to cast ballots this time around.
11:00 AM Nov 9, 2014
Due to sewer construction, West Spring Lake Road between Taft and Hickory streets will be closed to through-traffic.
10:03 AM Nov 9, 2014
In the 1870s, the Upper Peninsula town of Fayette had 500 residents, an iron smelting operation and dozens of buildings. Today, 19 remain, preserved within the 711-acre confines of Fayette Historic State Park.
9:55 AM Nov 9, 2014
'Jacks sit in 2nd place in the USHL
8:00 AM Nov 9, 2014
The Episcopal Church in Michigan recently passed a resolution calling for stricter gun control measures that some members argue violates the constitutional right to bear arms.
5:53 AM Nov 9, 2014
Rain and snow likely, becoming all rain after 1 pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a west-southwest wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
5:52 PM Nov 8, 2014
Bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes has approved Detroit's plan to restructure $7 billion of the city's $12 billion debt load following a nearly two-month trial.
4:02 PM Nov 8, 2014
The graying activist pulls up to the scant and rusted remains of the Berlin Wall’s Checkpoint Bravo on atrendy electric bike, and says that when looking back over the 25 years since the wall fell, it’s important to keep perspective.
2:00 PM Nov 8, 2014
Nick and Stephanie Fattal desperately want to have a baby. They talked about having children on their very first date — not immediately, the couple told each other on that date almost four years ago — but in the future.
11:57 AM Nov 8, 2014
With temperatures expected to drop, local residents are headed to their thermostats to turn up the heat.
10:56 AM Nov 8, 2014
A World War II pilot whose lost plane has become the target of a stepped-up U.S. recovery effort in Greenland was honored Friday by the Coast Guard Academy, which commended him for heroism shown during daring rescue missions on the frozen tundra before the one that killed him in 1942.
10:00 AM Nov 8, 2014
A preschool fundraiser at the Tri-Cities Family YMCA on Friday night turned into a fun-raiser.
9:00 AM Nov 8, 2014
The edge of a rapidly intensifying storm began pummeling parts of Alaska's Aleutian Islands on Friday, signaling its arrival by lashing the western tip of the island chain with hurricane-force winds.