A Michigan lawmaker wants to create a new state office with the goal of helping small businesses get started and thrive. Full story
Republican Gov. Rick Snyder and leaders of the GOP majority in the Legislature reached a budget agreement Tuesday for next fiscal year that doesn't include an expansion of government health insurance for low income-adults and puts Michigan's unexpected surplus toward funding roads and K-12 education Full story
Springfield City Councilors have approved a city-wide casino referendum vote on July 16th. A new research project out of the University of Michigan is labeling Springfield as the most segregated city in America. A 7-year-old boy was hit and killed by a dump truck in Westfield on Monday. The Oklahoma Full story
After two years in captivity, Amir Hekmati was allowed to contact his family back in Michigan. His sister, Sarah Hekmati, and Dr. Haleh Esfandiari of The Woodrow Wilson Center join Chris Cillizza to talk about her family's experience.
When suburban mother Ruth Pyne is found murdered in her garage, the seemingly perfect life of a close-knit Michigan family is shattered. 'Behind Closed Doors' airs Wednesday, May 15th, at 8pm/7c.
The Buena Vista School district closed its schools because of a lack of available funds to pay staff. Chris Hayes talks to Democratic Congressman Dan Kildee, who represents the families of the Buena Vista District.
The small Buena Vista School District in Michigan has closed its doors early after laying off all but three teachers due to a lack of funding. WEYI’s Brittany Shannon reports.
The Buena Vista Township school district in Michigan is out of money, more than 400 kids are not going to school, and 27 teachers have been laid off.
MOUNT CLEMENS, MI - APRIL 29: A Marine of the 1st Battalion, 24th Regiment kisses the tarmac while his son and daughter watch at Selfridge Air National Guard Base April 29, 2007 in Mount Clemens, Michigan. The Marines have been away from home for a year, and were deployed in Iraq for the last seven
The skyline of Detroit, Michigan is seen from Windsor, January 4, 2012.REUTERS/Rebecca Cook
Memphis forward Tarik Black dunks against Michigan State forward Adreian Payne in the second half of a third-round game of the NCAA college basketball tournament Saturday, March 23, 2013, in Auburn Hills, Mich. Michigan State defeated Memphis 70-48.
Mayor Dave Bing listens as lawyer Kevyn Orr is named to be Detroit emergency financial manager during a news conference in Detroit, Michigan in this file photo taken March 14, 2013. Bing, who has lost most of his authority to an emergency manager appointed by the state, said on Tuesday that he will