June 14, 2024

Police: Michigan Children Aged 5 and 7 Find Dad, Friends Overdosing on Fentanyl

Two Michigan men are dead and one is in critical condition after two young children discovered their father and his friends unresponsive due to suspected fentanyl overdoses, local police said. The children, ages five and seven, found their unconscious dad in an apartment and called their grandmother, who in turn dialed 911, reports Fox 2

Donald Trump Projected Winner of Michigan State Convention

Former President Donald Trump is the projected winner of the Michigan Republican Convention, according to the Hill and Decision Desk HQ. Saturday’s convention saw 39 of the state’s delegates at stake after Trump won Tuesday’s primary in the Wolverine State by more than 40 points, where 16 delegates were on the line. Trump earned twelve

Michigan Offers Homeowners $500 a Month to House ‘Newcomers’

STRINGER/AFP The state of Michigan is reportedly pushing a program offering citizens $500 a month to take in migrants. The program, called the Newcomer Rental Subsidy, is set to provide shelter outside state shelters for “refugees.” The assistance would be available to homeowners for up to a year, according to MLive.com. Michigan is now offering

Michigan: Anti-Israel Protesters Chant ‘Death to America,’ ‘Death to Israel’ on International Al-Quds Day

Anti-Israel protesters in Dearborn, Michigan, closed out Ramadan by chanting, “Death to America” and “Death to Israel,” during an International Al-Quds Day rally. Video of the protest went viral on social media Sunday, showing activists condemning both Israel and America in the harshest of terms. Activist Tarek Bazzi of the Hadi Institute said chants of “Death

Nigerian Brothers Plead Guilty to Sextortion Scam After Suicide of Michigan Teen

A pair of Nigerian brothers pleaded guilty to conspiring to sexually exploit American minors after a 17-year-old Michigan boy committed suicide as a result of their online sextortion scheme. Samuel Ogoshi, 22, and Samson Ogoshi, 20, were both extradited from Lagos to the U.S. in August 2023 after being connected to the death of Jordan

Heroic Michigan Cop Rescues Elderly Woman from Burning Truck

Michigan police have released shocking footage showing a heroic officer racing to rescue an elderly woman from a burning vehicle last Saturday. Fraser cop Cameron Rieper was caught on video charging towards a pickup truck that had crashed into a median and became engulfed in flames in Macomb County late Saturday night, FOX2 Detroit reported

Michigan grocery store manager stole $750K from self-checkout kiosks over 16 months: state feds

A Michigan grocery store manager was charged with embezzling at least $750,000 from the store’s newly installed self-checkout terminals over 16 months. Trevor Beaver, 31, is accused of taking the money from the Fresh Thyme Market in Troy, where he worked from July 2022 to Nov. 2023, according to a statement from Michigan Attorney General […]

‘Dumb Racist Twits’: Michigan Tech Professor Replaced After Tirade Against Conservative Students

A Michigan Technological University professor has been relieved of his duties after being caught calling a group of conservative students “childish, stupid, homophobic, dumb, racist twits” for celebrating the anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, according to an email obtained by the student group. Young America’s Foundation’s (YAF) student activist organization, Young Americans

Couple scores $1 million Michigan lottery win with scratch-off one day after their wedding day

From wedding bells to a six figure cha-ching, a Michigan man won $1 million dollars the day after their wedding day, according to the Michigan Lottery Connect. Michigan lottery officials say a 57-year-old from Livingston County, who wished to remain anonymous, bought the winning ticket, a Diamonds and Pearls instant game, from a Prudenville E-Z Mart. The […]

Michigan police investigate tire slashing near home of slain Jewish leader

DETROIT – Michigan police Tuesday examined a pair of slashed tires near the Detroit home of murdered synagogue president Samantha Woll. Detective Alexander Martinez, with the state’s major case unit, inspected the tires of a white Mercedes, as a team of forensic investigators combed through Woll’s home wearing blue booties.  Authorities haven’t publicly named a […]

Michigan man convicted of $3.5M fraudulent N95 mask scheme by federal jury

A federal jury in San Francisco has found a Michigan man guilty of failing to deliver almost $3.5 million worth of N95 masks to thousands of customers as the COVID-19 pandemic began. DOJ ANNOUNCES CHARGES AGAINST HUNDREDS ACCUSED OF STEALING COVID-19 FUNDS A product stall filled with free N95 respirator masks, provided by the U.S. […]

Michigan woman pleads no contest in winter pond crash that killed 3 young sons

A western Michigan woman whose three young sons drowned last year after her SUV crashed into an ice-covered pond pleaded no contest Monday to several charges in connection with the crash. An Ottawa County judge accepted Leticia Gonzales’ no contest plea Monday to operating while intoxicated causing serious injury and three misdemeanor charges of moving […]

Florida man shot, arrested in Michigan after allegedly torching 4 state police cruisers

Michigan State Police said Thursday they shot and arrested a 39-year-old Florida man in connection with four of the agency’s cruisers being set ablaze and shot at outside a post in the Upper Peninsula. A gunfight began while officers were executing a search warrant around 1:45 p.m. Thursday at a property in the Sault Ste. […]

Michigan high school shooter Ethan Crumbley eligible for life in prison

DETROIT — A teenager who killed four fellow students at Michigan’s Oxford High School is eligible for life in prison with no chance for parole, a judge ruled Friday, finding only a “slim” chance for rehabilitation after the 2021 attack. Judge Kwamé Rowe announced the decision over video conference, weeks after hearing from experts who clashed over […]

Michigan Toddler Found Safe Three Miles Down Wooded Trail

Elizabethsalleebauer/Getty Images A two-year-old, accompanied by her family’s two dogs, walked over three miles barefoot and was eventually found peacefully asleep deep within a wooded trail in Michigan with one of the dogs as a makeshift pillow. The incident prompted a call to troopers around 8 p.m. on a Wednesday in rural Faithorn, Michigan, after

Ford: 600 Michigan Workers Temporarily Laid Off as UAW Strikes Ramp Up

A large batch of Ford workers at the Michigan Assembly Plant in Wayne have been temporarily laid off as the company endures the United Auto Workers (UAW) strike. The company said Friday the number of workers was approximately 600, WWMT reported Friday. The workers affected are from the body construction department and the south sub-assembly

Republicans squeeze Democrats on labor as UAW strike explodes in Michigan

United Auto Workers members attend a rally in Detroit on Sept. 15, 2src23. | Paul Sancya/AP Photo Republicans are testing whether they can widen the Democratic Party rift exposed by the United Auto Workers strike as they try to reclaim the Senate and the White House. The GOP sees the UAW walkout as a potential

Michigan Republican Tom Barrett leaps back into crucial House race after Slotkin exit

Former Republican State Senator Tom Barrett is officially making a second congressional bid for a vital blue seat in Michigan in 2024. Barrett filed paperwork with the Federal Election Commission Friday, launching his campaign for Michigan’s 7th Congressional District after months of speculation he was eyeing another bid. The Republican candidate lost to Rep. Elisa […]

How Democrats disarmed a brewing Senate battle in Michigan

Rep. Elissa Slotkin (D-Mich.) has largely cleared the field in what could have otherwise been a messy Senate primary | Carlos Osorio/AP Photo What looked at first like a Democratic free-for all for Michigan’s open Senate seat is nearly over already. Which is exactly what Debbie Stabenow and Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer wanted. The

Ford, Chinese Firm Plan $3.5B Electric Vehicle Battery Plant in Michigan

Ford Motor Company and China’s Contemporary Amperex Technology Co. (CATL) are planning a $3.5 billion electric vehicle battery plant in Marshall, Michigan. The plant, celebrated by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D), will be owned by Ford through a subsidiary while collaborating with CATL — China’s premier electric vehicle battery supplier. Ford hopes to open the plant in

Michigan State Hockey Player Accuses Ohio State Player of Using Racial Slur

Michigan State senior Jagger Joshua has accused an Ohio State player of directing a racial slur his way during a recent game. Joshua posted his accusation to social media on Monday, exclaiming that “Acts of racism do not belong in hockey.” “Acts of racism do not belong in hockey, as they can discourage African Americans

Police Sources: Woman Allegedly Throws 3-Year-Old Nephew into Lake Michigan Off Chicago’s Navy Pier

Surveillance footage appears to show a woman allegedly showing her three-year-old nephew into Lake Michigan off Chicago’s Navy Pier, according to police sources. The boy was retrieved from the water at the 7srcsrc block of E. Grand around 1:23 p.m. Monday, according to the Chicago Fire Department. Emergency officials arrived at Navy Pier at 1:32

WATCH LIVE: Former President Donald Trump Holding ‘Save America’ Rally in Warren, Michigan

Former President Donald Trump will hold a “Save America” rally in Warren, Michigan, on Saturday, October 1. Trump is scheduled to speak at 7 p.m. and the rally will be held at the Macomb County Community College Sports and Events Center, a venue that can accommodate more than 4,srcsrcsrc attendees, according to Bridge Michigan. Several

Michigan Republicans Introduce Bill Defining Gender Transition Procedures for Minors as First-Degree Child Abuse

Republican lawmakers in Michigan recently introduced a bill that would classify allowing a minor to undergo gender transition procedures as first-degree child abuse. House Bill 6454 states that a person could be found guilty of first-degree child abuse if they “knowingly or intentionally consents to, obtains, or assists with a gender transition procedure for a child.”

Tulsi Gabbard Endorses Republican Tudor Dixon for Michigan Governor

Democrat defector Tulsi Gabbard has endorsed Republican Tudor Dixon in her race to unseat Democrat Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer. In a tweet on Thursday, Tudor Dixon gleefully accepted Tulsi Gabbard’s endorsement, announcing that she will be campaigning with her in Michigan next week. “[Tulsi] has been a voice of reason across party lines. She is courageously…

Pro-Israel Democrat Defeats ‘Israel-hating’ Jewish Congressman in Michigan Primary

Rep. Haley Stevens (D-MI) defeated fellow incumbent Rep. Andy Levin (D-MI) in Michigan’s 11th congressional district in suburban Detroit in Tuesday’s primary, after the issue of Levin’s hostility to Israel became a defining issue in the contest. The two incumbents, both in their second terms in Congress, were pitted against each other after new district boundaries…

Michigan GOP Files Complaint over Gretchen Whitmer Florida Private Jet Expense

The Michigan Republican Party filed a complaint with Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson (D) after Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D) used campaign funds to finance a “personal” trip to Florida aboard a private jet. Whitmer’s secret March trip to visit her father — and subsequent acknowledgment in April — touched off a cascade of half-answers, which…

Michigan Mask Requirement Extending to Toddlers Takes Effect

Michigan extended its mask mandate to include toddlers, with the changes officially going into effect Monday. Last week, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) announced it would expand its current mask mandate to include children ages 2-4 amid surging cases in the blue state. Children under the age of five were previously exempt. Per…

Gretchen Whitmer Complains Michigan Capitol Rife with ‘Sexism’ as Scandals Linger

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D) claimed in a Monday interview that the state capitol is rife with “sexism,” Bridge magazine reported. “It’s really depressing, honestly,” Whitmer said. “This culture hasn’t changed. This isn’t new,” the former legislator added. “What is new is that there’s a bold set of women in the workforce that aren’t going…

Michigan GOP Censures Fred Upton For Voting To Remove Marjorie Taylor Greene From Committee Spot

Republicans of Cass County, Michigan, censured Republican Rep. Fred Upton Tuesday for his vote to remove Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene of Georgia from the House Education Committee. Upton voted to remove Greene from the committee for spreading QAnon conspiracy theories and for comments on school shootings, Upton said in a tweet. Republicans from his district…

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