Michigan Man Gets Life, No Parole In 6 Killings Between Picking Up Uber RidersAfter Dalton's arrest, police quoted him as saying a "devil figure" on Uber's app was controlling him on the day of the shootings.
Google's Self-Driving Unit Waymo To Put Factory In MichiganWaymo made the announcement after the state's economic development board approved an $8 million incentive grant. The state said the $13.6 million project will create 100 new jobs and potentially 300 more later.
Motown Museum Unveils Artifacts To Mark 60th AnniversaryThe Motown Museum is located where Gordy launched his music empire. Scores of stars, including the Supremes, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, and the Miracles, recorded hits there before Motown decamped to California in 1972.
Michigan Man Pleads Guilty To Killings In Between Uber Ride Pick-UpsThe 48-year-old Dalton answered "yes" to a series of questions, admitting that he shot eight people at three locations. After his arrest, police quoted Dalton as saying a "devil figure" on Uber's app was controlling him on the day of the shootings.
1 Dead After Lake Michigan Water Rescue Near Michigan City LighthouseJohn Hammons, 22, of LaPorte, was able to swim back to the breakwall around 7:30 p.m. He then tried to throw a life ring to rescue his friend.
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.