Michelle Obama Surprises Detroit Students At Motown MuseumObama listened as the students spoke about their experiences in life and school and encouraged them to practice "discomfort" and not be afraid to try new things.
Michigan Governor Wants Illinois' Help With Asian Carp PlanSeveral states bordering the lakes, including Michigan and Illinois, agreed previously to discuss cost-sharing. However, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers recently said the project would cost $778 million -- three times more than previously thought.
Indiana Trooper Saves Woman's Life After She Was Trapped On Toll RoadIndiana State Police are crediting Trooper Ala'a Hamed with saving a 40-year-old woman's life.
McDonald's Franchisee Fined $26K For Teens Working Too LongThe Labor Department says 73 teens, who were 14 or 15 years old, worked more than three hours on days when school was in session.
Some Michigan Communities Say No To Marijuana BusinessesVoters last week approved the recreational use of marijuana.
Michigan Voters Approve Recreational MarijuanaSupporters say it will raise roughly $130 million in additional tax revenue each year that will go toward road repairs, schools and local governments. They also say it will allow for greater regulation of pot usage and for the police to focus on more pressing problems.
Pot-Laced Brownies Brought To School; Possibly To Get Votes For Homecoming QueenThe brownies were brought to Hartford High School on Sept. 26, and the student who baked them allegedly slipped some in goody bags for the football team.
Girl Stabbed To Death In Classroom FightThe victim was on the school robotics team, student council, ran cross country and played in the marching band.
Michigan Man Discovers Glowing, Fluorescent Rocks Called "Yooperlites"Resting among the thousands of pebbles covering the Lake Superior beach, a Michigan man saw a glowing rock.
Michigan Drops Conviction Box From Job, License ApplicationsHe encouraged private employers to also remove the checkbox, so people are not automatically disqualified or are discouraged from applying in the first place.
Police Officer Goes Viral After Buying, Pumping Elderly Woman's GasSeth Kazz, the owner of the station in St. Clair Shores, posted a photo to Facebook on Aug. 31 after the officer went out of his way to make sure the struggling customer got home alright.
AMBER Alert Canceled; 3 Michigan Children Found Safe, Father In CustodyAn AMBER Alert in Michigan has been canceled, after three children allegedly abducted by their father were found safe. Their father is in custody, according to Michigan State Police.