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# michigan - Saturday 21 November, 2020

Trump attempts to leverage power of office to subvert Biden win
# US Elections
# US Elections

Trump attempts to leverage power of office to subvert Biden win

Nov 21st 2020, 9:21 AM 133,734 Views 90 Comments

It comes amid criticism that Trump’s efforts to subvert the results of the election could do long-lasting damage to democratic traditions.

# michigan - Friday 13 November, 2020

Man on the run for 50 years after giving police the slip at his grandmother's funeral arrested by the FBI
# On The Run
# On The Run

Man on the run for 50 years after giving police the slip at his grandmother's funeral arrested by the FBI

Nov 13th 2020, 10:14 PM 73,247 Views 33 Comments

Leonard Moses adopted a new identity and became a travelling pharmacist in Michigan.

# michigan - Thursday 5 November, 2020

Trump backers demand that Michigan vote centre ‘stop the count’
# Unrest
# Unrest

Trump backers demand that Michigan vote centre ‘stop the count’

Nov 5th 2020, 7:57 AM 58,585 Views 91 Comments

Protests by Trump supporters took place in multiple locations, whereas other marchers demanded every vote must be counted.

# michigan - Wednesday 4 November, 2020

Joe Biden: 'When the count is finished, we believe we will be the winners'
# Election 2020
# Election 2020

Joe Biden: 'When the count is finished, we believe we will be the winners'

Nov 4th 2020, 10:08 PM 28,537 Views 31 Comments

Joe Biden said his ticket will have more votes than any other in American history.

# michigan - Thursday 8 October, 2020

FBI agents foil plot to kidnap Michigan Democratic Governor
# GRETCHEN WHITMER
# GRETCHEN WHITMER

FBI agents foil plot to kidnap Michigan Democratic Governor

Oct 8th 2020, 9:58 PM 41,077 Views 43 Comments

The six men charged in federal court plotted for months, consulting and training with members of a group that federal authorities described as a militia.

# michigan - Friday 1 May, 2020

Armed protesters enter Michigan parliament building to demand end to lockdown
# US
# US

Armed protesters enter Michigan parliament building to demand end to lockdown

May 1st 2020, 10:03 AM 47,792 Views 116 Comments

The men demanded the Democratic governor lift strict coronavirus lockdown orders.

# michigan - Thursday 16 April, 2020

Hundreds protest over Michigan governor’s social distancing order
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Hundreds protest over Michigan governor’s social distancing order

Apr 16th 2020, 8:14 AM 71,913 Views 102 Comments

Governor Gretchen Whitmer said she was ‘really disappointed’ to see protesters close together without masks.

# michigan - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

Bernie Sanders dealt a blow as rival Joe Biden takes Michigan primary win
# Joementum
# Joementum

Bernie Sanders dealt a blow as rival Joe Biden takes Michigan primary win

Mar 11th 2020, 7:06 AM 16,673 Views 48 Comments

It was the first primary since the number of candidates was effectively whittled down to two.

# michigan - Sunday 12 January, 2020

Storms and tornadoes leave at least 10 dead across US
# Extreme Weather
# Extreme Weather

Storms and tornadoes leave at least 10 dead across US

Jan 12th 2020, 11:30 AM 19,906 Views 5 Comments

Hundreds of thousands of people were left without power from Texas to Michigan.

# michigan - Monday 15 April, 2019

Man sues parents for throwing away his €25k porn collection
# Michigan
# Michigan

Man sues parents for throwing away his €25k porn collection

Apr 15th 2019, 8:15 AM 71,432 Views 72 Comments

The 40-year-old man’s father told him he had done him a favour by getting rid of his 12 boxes of films and magazines.

# michigan - Friday 29 March, 2019

'Ridiculous bullsh*t': Trump hits out at 'single greatest hoax' at first rally since Mueller report
# Grand Rapids
# Grand Rapids

'Ridiculous bullsh*t': Trump hits out at 'single greatest hoax' at first rally since Mueller report

Mar 29th 2019, 7:22 AM 14,309 Views 49 Comments

Trump called for those behind the investigation into his campaign to be held “accountable”.

# michigan - Wednesday 6 February, 2019

Uber driver gets life sentence after killing six people in US shooting spree
# Jason Dalton
# Jason Dalton

Uber driver gets life sentence after killing six people in US shooting spree

Feb 6th 2019, 10:11 PM 15,727 Views 11 Comments

Jason Dalton admitted shooting eight people in three locations in between picking up passengers for Uber.

# michigan - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

US police searching for girl missing since 1979 say there could be 7 bodies hidden in woods
# Michigan
# Michigan

US police searching for girl missing since 1979 say there could be 7 bodies hidden in woods

May 8th 2018, 9:56 PM 26,739 Views 10 Comments

An area 50 kilometres from Detroit was being searched again today.

# michigan - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Irishman resigns from prestigious American football job after alleged drink driving incident
# Fergus Connolly
# Fergus Connolly

Irishman resigns from prestigious American football job after alleged drink driving incident

Apr 19th 2018, 12:05 AM 61,420 Views 0 Comments

Fergus Connolly was arrested last month.

# michigan - Friday 30 March, 2018

United and Liverpool set to meet in 107,000-capacity college football stadium
# Big House
From The42
# Big House

United and Liverpool set to meet in 107,000-capacity college football stadium

Mar 30th 2018, 6:26 PM 16,970 Views 14 Comments

Michigan’s ‘Big House’ is the second biggest stadium in the world.

# michigan - Sunday 11 February, 2018

This tiny Michigan town is in a giant water fight with Nestlé
# Water Station
# Water Station

This tiny Michigan town is in a giant water fight with Nestlé

Feb 11th 2018, 6:15 AM 19,014 Views 21 Comments

Residents are complaining that Nestlé’s water extraction techniques are ruining the environment.

# michigan - Friday 2 February, 2018

Father of three victims of Larry Nassar lunges at the former doctor in court
# Michigan
# Michigan

Father of three victims of Larry Nassar lunges at the former doctor in court

Feb 2nd 2018, 2:55 PM 65,292 Views 0 Comments

The father asked the judge for “five minutes” in a locked room with Nassar.

# michigan - Thursday 5 October, 2017

Michigan mother jailed for a week for refusing to vaccinate her son
# Detroit
# Detroit

Michigan mother jailed for a week for refusing to vaccinate her son

Oct 5th 2017, 8:27 AM 31,215 Views 75 Comments

Rebecca Bredow said that to do so would go against her beliefs.

# michigan - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Two toddlers shot by playmate at Michigan daycare
# Gun Laws
# Gun Laws

Two toddlers shot by playmate at Michigan daycare

Sep 28th 2017, 7:36 PM 62,563 Views 106 Comments

The three-year-olds were hospitalised following the incident.

# michigan - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

Michigan man uses firework to knock out bees' nest, burns building down by mistake
# Fire In The Hole
# Fire In The Hole

Michigan man uses firework to knock out bees' nest, burns building down by mistake

Jul 4th 2017, 8:12 PM 27,852 Views 33 Comments

Fortunately, no-one was injured.

# michigan - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

Airport evacuated in US after police officer stabbed in the neck
# Michigan
# Michigan

Airport evacuated in US after police officer stabbed in the neck

Jun 21st 2017, 5:58 PM 20,245 Views 26 Comments

A witness said he saw the officer bleeding from his neck and a knife nearby at the airport in Flint, Michigan.

# michigan - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

Head of Michigan health department charged with manslaughter over a city's lead-contaminated water
# Flint
# Flint

Head of Michigan health department charged with manslaughter over a city's lead-contaminated water

Jun 14th 2017, 3:15 PM 7,675 Views 0 Comments

Nick Lyon is accused of failing to alert the public about an outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease in the Flint area.

# michigan - Sunday 23 April, 2017

'We don't have the money for this' - Dublin mother pleads for funding for daughter's cancer treatment
# Robyn's Life
# Robyn's Life

'We don't have the money for this' - Dublin mother pleads for funding for daughter's cancer treatment

Apr 23rd 2017, 7:45 PM 35,130 Views 32 Comments

12-year-old Robyn Smyth has been battling a rare form of cancer known as neuroblastoma for the past nine years.

# michigan - Thursday 9 February, 2017

'I will put a round in you, sir': Armed men walk into US police station to 'lodge complaint'
# Open Carry
# Open Carry

'I will put a round in you, sir': Armed men walk into US police station to 'lodge complaint'

Feb 9th 2017, 7:29 AM 36,815 Views 155 Comments

The men, who are open carry advocates, were attempting to test whether officers would honour their legal right to carry guns.

# michigan - Sunday 27 November, 2016

Donald Trump calls election recount 'a scam'
# Not Happy
# Not Happy

Donald Trump calls election recount 'a scam'

Nov 27th 2016, 10:26 AM 23,858 Views 115 Comments

Green Party candidate Jill Stein wants recounts in Wisconsin, Michigan and Pennsylvania.

# michigan - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

"No warning signs" that prisoner who stole gun and killed two bailiffs would turn violent
# Court
# Court

"No warning signs" that prisoner who stole gun and killed two bailiffs would turn violent

Jul 12th 2016, 8:14 AM 9,256 Views 8 Comments

Larry Darnell Gordon shot the two men after wrestling a gun from one of them.

# michigan - Monday 11 July, 2016

Courthouse shooting: Two bailiffs and gunman dead after shooting in Michigan
# Officers Down
# Officers Down

Courthouse shooting: Two bailiffs and gunman dead after shooting in Michigan

Jul 11th 2016, 10:17 PM 19,709 Views 38 Comments

Another two people including a sheriff’s deputy were injured.

# michigan - Friday 18 March, 2016

WATCH: Man apologises in court by singing Adele
# Hello
# Hello

WATCH: Man apologises in court by singing Adele

Mar 18th 2016, 7:14 PM 23,574 Views 10 Comments

“Hello there, your honour. I want to say I’m sorry for the things I’ve done.”

# michigan - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

Michigan shooting spree suspect says Uber app took over his mind
# Kalamazoo
# Kalamazoo

Michigan shooting spree suspect says Uber app took over his mind

Mar 15th 2016, 1:45 PM 10,391 Views 0 Comments

Jason Dalton is charged with fatally shooting six people in and around Kalamazoo.

# michigan - Monday 22 February, 2016

Michigan shooting spree suspect confirmed as Uber driver
# Jason Brian Dalton
# Jason Brian Dalton

Michigan shooting spree suspect confirmed as Uber driver

Feb 22nd 2016, 7:24 AM 13,943 Views 0 Comments

Investigators believe that Dalton was still looking for fares after the shooting rampage.

# michigan - Sunday 21 February, 2016

14-year-old girl among seven killed in Michigan shooting spree
# Michigan
# Michigan

14-year-old girl among seven killed in Michigan shooting spree

Feb 21st 2016, 10:20 AM 32,711 Views 48 Comments

Police said they believe the shootings were random and not targeting particular people

# michigan - Thursday 14 January, 2016

US town hit by water crisis after supply switched to save money
# Legionnaires
# Legionnaires

US town hit by water crisis after supply switched to save money

Jan 14th 2016, 11:57 PM 21,719 Views 42 Comments

Local officials first declared a public health emergency in October in response to tests that showed children with elevated levels of lead.

# michigan - Thursday 7 January, 2016

This man won his town's special anniversary celebration competition - because nobody else bothered to enter
# Hometown Pride
# Hometown Pride

This man won his town's special anniversary celebration competition - because nobody else bothered to enter

Jan 7th 2016, 9:16 PM 31,602 Views 13 Comments

NOT The Onion.

# michigan - Friday 4 December, 2015

American school builds insane 67-foot Singing Christmas Tree made of 275 children
# Fa La La La Laaaaaaaaa
# Fa La La La Laaaaaaaaa

American school builds insane 67-foot Singing Christmas Tree made of 275 children

Dec 4th 2015, 8:38 PM 20,029 Views 9 Comments

Nobody cough.

# michigan - Saturday 17 October, 2015

Family sues after 17-year-old stopped for flashing his lights is shot by police officer
# Michigan
# Michigan

Family sues after 17-year-old stopped for flashing his lights is shot by police officer

Oct 17th 2015, 1:27 PM 36,916 Views 232 Comments

The officer was cleared in a criminal case.

# michigan - Saturday 3 October, 2015

Farmer digs up what he thinks is fence post - turns out to be wooly mammoth
# Mammoth Task
# Mammoth Task

Farmer digs up what he thinks is fence post - turns out to be wooly mammoth

Oct 3rd 2015, 3:09 PM 34,452 Views 15 Comments

The discovery was made on a soy farm in Michigan last week.

# michigan - Friday 4 September, 2015

Man jailed for trying to sell dirty socks as weed
# Michigan
# Michigan

Man jailed for trying to sell dirty socks as weed

Sep 4th 2015, 8:17 PM 12,513 Views 12 Comments

As you do.

# michigan - Friday 7 August, 2015

US politician 'invented a fake gay affair to cover up his real straight affair'
# Foolproof Plan
# Foolproof Plan

US politician 'invented a fake gay affair to cover up his real straight affair'

Aug 7th 2015, 9:58 PM 23,565 Views 21 Comments

It didn’t work.

# michigan - Thursday 18 June, 2015

The world's oldest person has died at the age of 116
# Life Less Ordinary
# Life Less Ordinary

The world's oldest person has died at the age of 116

Jun 18th 2015, 8:24 PM 19,333 Views 19 Comments

Jeralean Talley was born in Montrose, Georgia on 23 May 1899.

# michigan - Saturday 6 June, 2015

This teen is walking 57 miles with his brother strapped to his back
# Raising Awareness
# Raising Awareness

This teen is walking 57 miles with his brother strapped to his back

Jun 6th 2015, 11:12 AM 18,817 Views 14 Comments

It’s for a very good cause.

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