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Calvin University president quits after school gets report of 'inappropriate' conduct

Feb. 26, 2024 21:21 PM EST

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — The president of Calvin University has resigned after the Christian institution received a report of “unwelcome and inappropriate communication and attention toward a non-student member of the campus community,” the school said Monday. Calvin's Board...

Primary apathy in Michigan: Democrats, GOP struggle as supporters mull whether to even vote

Feb. 26, 2024 15:49 PM EST

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Rev. Steve Bland Jr. remembers the massive get-out-the-vote effort he helped mobilize four years ago, when pastors and community leaders spread out across Detroit neighborhoods, made phone calls and worked around the clock to encourage people to vote. He's...

RNC Chair Ronna McDaniel will leave post on March 8 as Trump moves to install new loyalists

Feb. 26, 2024 13:11 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Republican National Committee Chair Ronna McDaniel will leave her post on March 8, having been forced out of the GOP’s national leadership as Donald Trump moves toward another presidential nomination and asserts control over the party. McDaniel announced her...

Michigan man gets minimum 30 years in prison in starvation death of his disabled brother

Feb. 26, 2024 13:02 PM EST

MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan man who pleaded guilty in his disabled brother's starvation death was sentenced Monday to a minimum of 30 years in prison by a judge who said the defendant is “one step away from becoming a psychopath.” Paul Ferguson, 21, pleaded guilty in...

AP Decision Notes: What to expect in Michigan's presidential primary

Feb. 26, 2024 12:29 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden and former President Donald Trump look to repeat their past Michigan primary victories on Tuesday, when they each face opponents who haven’t yet won a contest this year but also show no indication of dropping out. Biden is fending off a...

Editorial Roundup: Michigan

Feb. 26, 2024 07:19 AM EST

Detroit News. February 24, 2024. Editorial: Whitmer’s instincts right on Education Dept. Gov. Gretchen Whitmer may be tiptoeing around the state constitution in stripping the education department of most of its funding, but we support her objectives in doing so. ...

Editorial Roundup: Ohio

Feb. 26, 2024 07:13 AM EST

Toledo Blade. February 21, 2024. Editorial: Confront gun culture The change in political leadership in Michigan has allowed that state to take action to restrict gun ownership to those who can handle them responsibly. Would that Ohio had the same...

Domino's Pizza: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 26, 2024 06:32 AM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Domino's Pizza Inc. (DPZ) on Monday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $157.3 million. On a per-share basis, the Ann Arbor, Michigan-based company said it had net income of $4.48. The results surpassed Wall Street...

Michigan primary: What to watch as 2024 campaign shifts to the first big swing state

Feb. 26, 2024 05:00 AM EST

Michigan's presidential primary on Tuesday will offer a serious test of President Joe Biden's ability to navigate dissent within the Democratic Party over his response to Israel's war with Hamas. The leading Republican in the White House race, former President Donald Trump, is looking for another...

Eastern Michigan takes on conference rival Western Michigan

Feb. 26, 2024 03:49 AM EST

Western Michigan Broncos (10-17, 7-7 MAC) at Eastern Michigan Eagles (11-16, 4-10 MAC) Ypsilanti, Michigan; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Tyson Acuff and the Eastern Michigan Eagles host Seth Hubbard and the Western Michigan Broncos in MAC action Tuesday. ...