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Authorities: Student kills 3, wounds 8 at Michigan school

Nov. 30, 2021 17:15 PM EST

OXFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say eight people were wounded in an attack at a Michigan high school in which three students were killed. Oakland County Undersheriff Mike McCabe said at a news conference that two of the wounded were undergoing surgery as of 5...

AP source: Tigers, Báez agree to $140 million, 6-year deal

Nov. 30, 2021 17:01 PM EST

Javier Báez is taking his high motor to Motor City. Báez has agreed to a $140 million, six-year contract with Detroit, giving the Tigers a dynamic bat for the middle of their order. Báez, who turns 29 on Wednesday, hit .265 with 31 homers and 87...

Whitmer seeks $300M for COVID-19 testing at schools

Nov. 30, 2021 16:45 PM EST

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's administration said Tuesday it wants lawmakers to quickly allocate $300 million in federal pandemic rescue funding to support COVID-19 testing at schools amid a fourth surge of infections in Michigan. The money was included...

Michigan drops oil pipeline suit, refocuses on separate case

Nov. 30, 2021 15:16 PM EST

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer abandoned a lawsuit Tuesday aimed at shutting down an oil pipeline that runs through part of the Great Lakes but said the state would continue pursuing a separate case with the same goal. Whitmer's legal maneuver followed a federal judge's...

Undersheriff: 3 students killed and 6 people injured in Michigan high school shooting; 15-year-old gunman arrested

Nov. 30, 2021 15:10 PM EST
OXFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Undersheriff: 3 students killed and 6 people injured in Michigan high school shooting; 15-year-old gunman arrested.

Undersheriff: Suspect in custody in school shooting north of Detroit, with 4 to 6 victims and no confirmed deaths

Nov. 30, 2021 14:19 PM EST
OXFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Undersheriff: Suspect in custody in school shooting north of Detroit, with 4 to 6 victims and no confirmed deaths.

Michigan's Hutchinson, Spartans' Tucker earn Big Ten honors

Nov. 30, 2021 13:45 PM EST

ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — The Big Ten announced Tuesday that Michigan's Aidan Hutchinson is its defensive player of the year and Michigan State's Mel Tucker is the coach of the year. Hutchinson leads the conference and is third nationally with 13 sacks, including three in...

New lead testing method could reveal higher levels in water

Nov. 30, 2021 13:23 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — For years, testing of the tap water in an upscale Detroit suburb showed the city was in the clear. Then residents got a notice seemingly out of the blue: Their water could be contaminated with elevated levels of lead. The city of Royal Oak had not made...

Michigan office of US Rep. Dingell broken into, vandalized

Nov. 30, 2021 11:30 AM EST

A suburban Detroit office of U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell has been broken into and ransacked, with memorabilia belonging to her late husband and longtime Congressman John Dingell damaged. Dingell reported the break-in at the office in Dearborn on Monday and said it was being...

LSU, Kelly agree to 10-year contract worth at least $95M

Nov. 30, 2021 11:11 AM EST

LSU formally announced the hiring of Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly on Tuesday and said they have agreed to a 10-year contract worth $95 million plus incentives. The hiring of Kelly — who has led Notre Dame for the past 12 seasons and eclipsed Knute Rockne for career...