Special courts may need special treatment

Some Michigan counties have veterans courts. Some counties have mental health courts. Some have sober courts for drunken drivers. And some have drug abuse courts. ...

Bring competition to liquor sales

Regulators don’t often decide to regulate less. Yet the state liquor commission is attempting to do just that. It wants to open competition in ...

A ‘read-my-lips’ moment for Trump?

WASHINGTON — “Having cut a deal with Democrats for help with the debt ceiling, will Trump seek a deal with Democrats on amnesty for the ‘Dreamers’ in return ...

Almanac

By The Associated Press Today in History Today is Wednesday, Sept. 20, the 263rd day of 2017. There are 102 days left in the year. Today’s ...

Mom charged in baby’s death

LIVONIA, Mich. (AP) — A Detroit-area woman whose son died after she placed him in bed with her has been charged with involuntary manslaughter. The 6-month-old boy ...

Principal fights punishment

Workers at GM plant strike

Should recreational use of marijuana be legalized in Michigan?