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FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2017, file photo a Chrysler Pacifica hybrid outfitted with Waymo's suite of sensors and radar is displayed at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Google's self-driving car spinoff Waymo said Tuesday it will bring a factory to Michigan, creating up to 400 jobs at what it describes as the world's first plant "100 percent" dedicated to the mass production of autonomous vehicles. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
January 22, 2019 - 5:41 pm
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Google's self-driving car spinoff Waymo said Tuesday it will bring a factory to Michigan, creating up to 400 jobs at what it describes as the world's first plant "100 percent" dedicated to the mass production of autonomous vehicles. The company plans to spend about $13.6...
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January 22, 2019 - 4:59 pm
All three defendants are naturalized U.S. citizens who were born in Kenya and are now Lansing residents.
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January 22, 2019 - 3:10 pm
A second man is in critical condition.
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shoveling snow
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January 21, 2019 - 2:52 pm
PORTAGE, Mich. (AP/WWJ) -- A man in charge of transportation at a southwestern Michigan school district has died while shoveling snow. Portage School District officials say Mike Westbrook died Saturday from a heart attack. Superintendent Mark Bielang told families that Westbrook's "work impacted...
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January 18, 2019 - 8:16 pm
I'm not as interested in partisan politics," Chatfield said.
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January 18, 2019 - 3:41 pm
Gray wolves are a protected species under the Endangered Species Act and can only legally be killed in defense of human safety.
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Flint water case
In this Monday, Jan. 8, 2018 file photo, attorneys meet with Genesee District Judge Jennifer J. Manley as preliminary examination begins in the cases of four defendants. (Jake May/The Flint Journal-MLive.com via AP)
January 18, 2019 - 2:53 pm
Seven of 15 defendants have pleaded no contest to misdemeanors. Their records eventually will be scrubbed clean.
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Satish Udpa
Satish Udpa waves after being named interim president of Michigan State University, Thursday morning, Jan. 17, 2019, during a Board of Trustees meeting at the Hannah Administration Building at MSU in Lansing, Mich
January 17, 2019 - 8:25 am
Applause erupted as Engler's resignation was accepted at a board meeting.
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John Engler.
(AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
January 16, 2019 - 6:51 pm
Trustee Brian Mosallam said on Twitter that "JOHN ENGLER'S REIGN OF TERROR IS OVER."
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Genio Morgan
Genio Morgan (Photo: Port Huron Police Department)
January 16, 2019 - 4:39 pm
Multiple commands were given to drop the knife, but the suspect refused, according to police.
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