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Michigan Mother Dies Protecting Twin Sons in Tragic Car Crash

Hillarie Galazka, 29, was driving to her Lincoln Park home in Davison, Michigan, with her 5-year-old twin sons when a speeding driver rammed into the rear end of her Saturn Ion.

National News
Biden Nominates first African-American S...

Elect Joe Biden will appoint retired four-star general Lloyd J. Austin III as his secretary of defense, according to the scoop by Lara Seligman, Tyler Pager, Connor O'Brien and Natasha Bertrand at Politico.

Local Culture
City provides update on 37 park improvem...

The Grand Rapids Parks and Recreation Department provided an annual update to the city commission on 37 recently completed, current and upcoming park improvement projects.

National News
Ford building on the past, crafting a new future at Detroit’s Mic...

Ford Motor Company has long been a pioneer in helping people move across cities and towns, highways and one-lane rural roads. Why wouldn't Ford's plans for the long-abandoned Michigan Central train station in Detroit focus on the future of transportation?

News
Where to find real Christmas trees in th...

But you don't have to venture deep into the Michigan wilderness — à la Clark Griswold of "Christmas Vacation" — to find the right tree this holiday season, thanks to a number of cut-your-own and pre-cut options in the Battle Creek area.

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Pringles® Stacks The End Of 2020 With Ne...

BATTLE CREEK, Mich., Dec. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- 2020 has been the year we've all learned to adjust to change and the Pringles® brand and its iconic mascot, Mr. Pringle,

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Relief On The Horizon: Michigan Strategic Fund Board Announces Pu...

With COVID-19 still raging in the community [and world], small, eligible businesses in Michigan could see a glimmer of hope after a special Michigan Strategic Fund [MSF] Board meeting on November 30 approved a Pure Michigan Small Business Relief Initiative.

Food & Drink
Michigan’s election results certified; P...

About 800 people signed up to speak and thousands watch as the Michigan Board of State Canvassers met to vote in Lansing on whether to certify election results.

Local News
NFL Week 9 Wrap-Up: Wilson Regresses and...

Here's our recap of everything that happened in Week 9 of the NFL.

Sports
Things Are Heating Up on 'The Bachelorette'—Here's the Season 16,...

On this week's "Bachelorette" episode, Clare explores the bachelors' love languages, and things get a little steamy!

TV
Deer causes 7 vehicle crash on I-94 in C...

Calhoun County Sheriff’s deputies say a single car/deer crash resulted in several other chain reaction crashes on I-94 Sunday night. A 19-year-old from Indiana was traveling westbound on I-94 around 9 p.

Local News
Fire heavily damages Battle Creek home t...

Fire heavily damaged the home where Battle Creek police have alleged two people were killed nearly two weeks ago.

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State Articles
Michigan State basketball at Duke tipoff...

Lansing State Journal columnist Graham Couch breaks down the Spartans' Champions Classic matchup with the Blue Devils

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For Michigan basketball, these are the best- and worst-case scena...

Will Michigan basketball jell all that new talent into a formidable squad? Or will the Wolverines never figure it out and miss the NCAA tournament?

Local News
Michigan basketball releases full 2020-2...

At long last, and only a week before the season is officially scheduled to begin, the No. 25 Michigan men's basketball team has its 2020-21 schedule. While there will be uncertainty throughout the ...

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Election results in Michigan: Roughly 40...

Who is winning the election? Here is where Michigan's ballot counting stands, including a breakdown in Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties.

Local Culture
NFL Week 7 Wrap-Up: Undefeated Steelers and Pitiful Cowboys

With Week 7 of the 2020 NFL season finished, we see dominance in veterans like Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers, and Big Ben, and franchises crumble.

Sports
Jim Harbaugh reveals Michigan football's...

According to Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh, the Wolverines are going to have more captains than they have ever had.

Things To Do
NFL Week 6 Wrap-Up: The NFC (L)East

With Week 6 of the 2020 NFL season finished, the NFC East is atrocious, the Titans are special, and Rodgers needed a wake-up call.

Sports
The criticism of Jim Harbaugh's recruiting at Michigan

Michigan is up against it going into the 2020 college football season. With the Big Ten football season less than two weeks away from kicking off, Jim Harbaugh’s squad has another daunting task, particularly within their own division: getting to the conference championship game.

Local News
App launched in Michigan to alert people...

MDHHS and MSU on Thursday launched a voluntary smartphone app to notify people if they have been exposed to someone with the coronavirus

Local News
Why aren't there more Latinos playing, c...

Hispanic people are the largest minority in America and only make up 4% of players in Power Five college football conferences.

Local News
NFL Week 4 Wrap-Up: Cowboys... We Need to Talk.

With the NFL working around COVID diagnoses of notable players like Cam Newton and a multitude of Titans personnel, we see the Cowboys struggle and Houston's coach is fired.

Sports
There's an Actual Scientific Way to Perf...

After extensive research, chemists have cooked up the perfect formula in the lab.

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National Articles
15 Most Popular Idioms and Their Meaning...

An idiom is a phrase whose meaning isn't necessarily obvious from a first glance at the individual words. We've scoured the internet and found 15 of the most-popular idioms in the English language and their meanings.

Local Culture
Most Popular Toy the Year You Were Born:...

We've looked far and wide to find the most popular toys of every year, from 1950 to 2009. What was the most popular toy the year YOU were born?

Local Culture
VIDEO: Squirrel Gets Drunk After Feasting on Pears

While many of us were stuffed last week, this squirrel had some dizzying effects from his feast.

Home & Garden
4 Best Ways to Compost This Spring

Why should I compost? Well, the answer is simple—it's beneficial for the environment, it reduces waste, it improves soil health, it conserves resources, and it's rewarding!

Home & Garden
Dozens of Recipes for When You're Stuck ...

Cooking and eating at home can get boring fast when you're stuck at home. We've compiled some of our favorite recipes over the past year to help you stay well-fed, happy, and healthy. Let's get started!

Recipes
Starbucks Is Celebrating Earth Month By Offering Freebies & Disco...

April is Earth Month, and Starbucks is celebrating by giving you the chance to win freebies and discounts. Similar to its Starbucks for Life game, this game combines instant-win but with puzzles, for an added twist.

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'Demonic' Dog Put Up for Adoption in Bru...

New Jersey woman puts New Jersey chihuahua up for adoption on Facebook because he drives her crazy. Woman says chihuahua hates animals, men, and children and compares him to a gremlin.

National News
McDonald's Closing Hundreds of Restauran...

The restaurants have suffered due to the loss of foot traffic and migration to drive-thru and delivery service.

Restaurants
FDA and CDC Recommend 'Pause' for the Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

Six people experienced a rare and dangerous blot clot after receiving the Johnson & Johnson single-dose vaccine.

National News
Prince Phillip's Funeral: Everything We ...

Preparations for Prince Phillip's funeral are underway, and here's everything we know thus far. Prince Phillip's funeral will take place on Saturday, April 17, at 3 p.m. (BST), at St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle.

World
'Thunder Force' Delivers as a Cotton Can...

Pleasant and sweet, but with no real substance is the best way to describe this latest original movie from Netflix. Sure, "Thunder Force" stars powerhouse actors like Melissa McCarthy and Octavia Spencer, but the paper-thin plot will have you guessing the ending about 20 minutes in.

Film
You Can Now Order a 'Cinnamon Toast Crunch Drink' on Starbucks' S...

If you know what to ask for, you can order a Cinnamon Toast Crunch drink at Starbucks.

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