(UPDATED 6:51 p.m.) The Coopersville Area Public Schools campus was locked down near the end of the school day Thursday following a telephoned threat indicating potential harm to students and staff, police said.
Detroit police have arrested four people in the robbery and killing of a French street artist whose body was found in the ruins of an abandoned public housing project last year, authorities said Wednesday.
(UPDATED Thursday 4:20 p.m.) Residents of Spring Lake, Grand Haven, Ferrysburg and outlying areas are dealing with massive power outages and downed trees after waves of storm cells passed over West Michigan on Thursday morning.
A suburban Detroit man who killed an unarmed woman on his porch instead of calling police was sentenced Wednesday to at least 17 years in prison after telling the victim's family he would carry "guilt and sorrow forever."
New York teenager Joseph Beer smoked marijuana, climbed into a Subaru Impreza with four friends and drove more than 100 mph before losing control. The car crashed into trees with such force that the vehicle split in half, killing his friends.
A former U.S. Army officer — who operated a business in Portland selling military-grade weapons parts and accessories, and now lives in West Michigan — pleaded guilty Friday to arms export violations and mishandling classified documents.