More than 40 Michigan communities are turning down federal pandemic funds allocated to states from President Joe Biden’s American Rescue Plan, which passed earlier this year.
A student and their parents are suing the Bloomfield Hills School District for millions of dollars over racial discrimination following a string of racist incidents reported at the high school, and administrators’ alleged inaction.
A Detroit woman is out big money after the man she hired to clean up a mess abandoned the job. A tree was severely damaged during summer storms, and the homeowner was terrified looking at it just hanging on in her backyard.
Now, the tree is gone.
Name calling at a fast food restaurant in Southgate escalated into an employee throwing hot coffee at a customer’s face. The customer and her car were covered in coffee as she gave her account to police officers.
U.S. regulators on Friday moved to open up COVID-19 booster shots to all adults, expanding the government’s campaign to shore up protection and get ahead of rising coronavirus cases that may worsen with the holidays.
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Michigan reported 14,561 new cases of COVID-19 and 242 virus-related deaths Wednesday -- a daily average of 7,280.5 cases over a two-day period. Of the 242 deaths announced Wednesday, 177 were identified during a review of records.
Wednesday’s update brings the total number of confirmed COVID cases in Michigan to 1,224,273, including 23,104 deaths. These numbers are up from 1,209,712 cases and 22,862 deaths, as of Monday.