12:05 PM Dec 18, 2014
Michigan's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate has dropped four-tenths of a percentage point to 6.7 percent in the latest month, reaching its lowest level in more than eight years.
9:56 AM Dec 18, 2014
Gov. Rick Snyder and legislative leaders failed Wednesday to negotiate a potential tax increase to improve Michigan's deteriorating roads, as chances of a $1.2 billion deal dwindled before lawmakers adjourn for the year.
9:03 AM Dec 17, 2014
Gov. Rick Snyder is expected to sign bills subjecting boaters and snowmobilers to the same blood-alcohol limit as drivers.
11:01 AM Dec 17, 2014
Michigan would loosen licensing restrictions on air guns and limit local governments' ability to set their own regulations, except when BB, pellet and paintball guns are being used by those less than 16 years old, under legislation lawmakers approved Tuesday.
11:00 AM Dec 11, 2014
A different kind of legislative proposal has been reached on the floor of the state House.
11:01 AM Dec 10, 2014
Michigan lawmakers are breathing new life into bills that would force retailers such as Amazon.com to collect the state's sales tax on Internet purchases.
1:52 PM Dec 7, 2014
Michigan regulators have ordered the state's biggest utilities to trim trees more aggressively, provide the state with more detailed explanations for major outages and make it easier for customers to get credits on utility bills when they suffer losses due to outages.
11:59 AM Dec 7, 2014
Eager to deprive Democrats of a major election advantage, Republicans here are exploring whether to change the rules so their presidential candidate can net electoral votes without having to win the state's popular vote.
10:00 AM Dec 7, 2014
The Republican-led state House approved legislation Thursday that supporters said would protect people's religious beliefs from government overreach and opponents charged would permit discrimination against gays and others.
11:01 AM Dec 3, 2014
Ottawa County has the lowest in the state for October.