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AP Top Michigan Headlines at 12:06 p.m. CST

Legislature may curtail municipal retiree health benefits
LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- A push to curtail health care benefits for current and future municipal retirees in Michigan is setting off a fight between Republicans and local governments who say billions in debt can no longer be ignored and Democrats, police and other public workers who contend it would cheat people out of their coverage....

Attorney wants co-pilot's alcohol-related charge dismissed
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) -- A lawyer is asking a judge to dismiss a federal charge against a charter airline co-pilot accused of being drunk before a flight in northern Michigan....

PJ Masks, Hatchimals toys sought as December shopping starts
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) -- Black Friday is over and Cyber Monday has come and gone, but many people still filed through Great Lakes Crossing northwest of Detroit to start the first shopping weekend in December....

White House report details federal support to Detroit
DETROIT (AP) -- The Obama Administration has detailed in a nearly 60-page report the federal government's role in Detroit's turnaround....

Trump, backers ask courts to halt or block 3 state recounts
LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- President-elect Donald Trump and his supporters went to court Friday to prevent or halt election recounts in Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin, less than two weeks before the states would have to complete the tasks to meet a federal deadline to certify their election results....