High-tech company to create 500 jobs at Ann Arbor center
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A Silicon Valley-based company has announced plans to open a $70 million semiconductor research-and-development center outside Detroit and create 500 high-tech, high-paying jobs over the next five years.
The Michigan Economic Development Corp. announced KLA-Tencor ...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The pregame spat between Michigan and Michigan State is showing no signs of going away.
Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh said Monday the athletic directors for both schools should probably talk about what happened on Saturday before the game at Michigan State. The ...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A former prison guard accused in the death of a Michigan inmate who killed herself in 2015 has entered a plea agreement.
The Ann Arbor News reports 49-year-old ...
$20M gift boosts Michigan, Israeli research collaborations
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The University of Michigan has received $20 million from a foundation to boost its collaboration with two Israeli research institutes.
The Ann Arbor school says the gift from The D. Dan and Betty Kahn Foundation will build on advancements in health, science and ...
Adrian Lenawee Christian def. Detroit Universal, forfeit
Algonac 39, Southfield Bradford Academy 6
Allegan 28, South Haven 14
Allen Park 40, Taylor Truman 20
Allendale 24, Sparta 0
Alma 55, Big Rapids 12
Almont 47, Dansville 7
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Shea Patterson is learning on the run at Michigan.
The quarterback has become a running threat for the sixth-ranked Wolverines in his first season under center in Ann Arbor. His mobility and desire to extend plays has gotten him into trouble at times. He ran for a ...
Youth pastor acquitted of sexual misconduct on train
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A man who was a Detroit-area youth minister has been cleared of charges that he fondled a teen girl on a Michigan train.
Blaine Faircloth Jr. was acquitted of second-degree criminal sexual conduct and other charges. The trial ended Wednesday in Washtenaw County ...
Prisoner thought she would die after excessive bleeding
YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan prisoner says she waited more than two hours before a doctor saw her for excessive bleeding after a miscarriage and immediately ordered an ambulance.
Sherrie Medlock tells the
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) _ Domino’s Pizza Inc. (DPZ) on Tuesday reported third-quarter profit of $84.1 million.
The Ann Arbor, Michigan-based company said it had profit of $1.95 per share.
The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of eight analysts surveyed by ...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — No. 6 Michigan is in great shape if the past truly does not matter when it plays No. 24 Michigan State this weekend.
Shea Patterson has become an effective, dual-threat quarterback and he showed it in a
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Ann Arbor will study saving an old chimney as a roosting spot for birds after a group of conservationists pushed for the preservation as other nearby buildings are set to be taken down.
City Council unanimously voted earlier this month to have the city administrator ...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan street will be temporarily paved with 10,000 illuminated books as part of a one-night public art installation.
The University of Michigan Institute for the Humanities has invited Spain-based art collective ...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Shea Patterson had his best day running the ball and was pretty good at throwing it, too.
Patterson accounted for 214 yards of offense and a touchdown, leading No. 12 Michigan to a 38-13 victory over No. 15 Wisconsin on Saturday night.
The Wolverines called ...
Addison 26, Vandercook Lake 7
Adrian Lenawee Christian 42, Blanchard Montabella 7
Algonac 28, Armada 0
Allen Park 35, Southgate Anderson 7
Allendale 56, Spring Lake 14
Alma 21, Millington 20
Almont 43, Yale 0
Ann Arbor Skyline 37, ...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — No. 12 Michigan is undefeated since opening with a seven-point loss at Notre Dame, building momentum and confidence while waiting for its next opportunity to earn an impressive win.
The Wolverines (5-1, 3-0 Big Ten) won’t have to wait much longer.
No. 15 ...
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ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A federal court won’t reopen a major decision that gives University of Michigan students the right of cross-examination during disciplinary hearings related to allegations of sexual misconduct.
The university asked the full appeals court to set aside the Sept. 7 ...
Nurses at University of Michigan ratify 3-year contract
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Union nurses have ratified a 3-year contract agreement with the University of Michigan that they describe as strong and patient-centered.
The nurses represented by the University of Michigan Professional Nurses Council made the announcement Thursday after
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — University of Michigan officials say they are working to ensure that faculty members’ political views won’t affect their responsibilities to students after two instructors decided not to recommend students for a study programs in Israel.
The Ann Arbor school ...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — No. 15 Wisconsin is coming to the Big House, and everyone is paying attention.
“This is one of those games that you see on the schedule,” star linebacker Devin Bush Jr. said Monday. “You got to get those first six games out of the way, but you know this game is ...
DEXTER, Mich. (AP) — A controversial wedding barn shut down by court order in 2015 is getting new life as a single-family home.
Cottonwood Barn in Webster Township northeast of Dexter stopped operating as a wedding venue at the end of 2015 after Washtenaw County Judge Carol Kuhnke ruled ...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Shea Patterson took a shotgun snap and spun to his left, leaving a blitzing linebacker grabbing for air to extend a play that ended with the second of his three touchdown passes.
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — University of Michigan researchers will use a $2 million Energy department grant toward finding ways to use algae as a biofuel source for diesel engines.
The Ann Arbor school says they will work with Penn State University researchers to evaluate how best to grow ...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan’s offensive line has been much maligned in recent years, getting the brunt of criticism for an offense without a consistent running or passing game.
“The narrative has been going on ever since I’ve been here that the Michigan offensive line hasn’t been up ...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The University of Michigan has raised $5 billion so far during its multi-year fundraising campaign that’s scheduled to wrap up at the end of 2018.
University President Mark Schlissel announced Thursday the ”
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ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan running back Karan Higdon packed on about 15 pounds on muscle during the offseason, hoping the extra weight would help him give and take a pounding.
Higdon had a career-high 30 carries, ran for 115 yards and scored two touchdowns to help ...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan mother has received two years’ probation after failing to seek timely medical treatment for her disabled adult son who died from drinking windshield wiper fluid.
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Boosting student engagement in science, technology, engineering and math classrooms is the aim of a federal grant going to the University of Michigan and other schools.
The Ann Arbor university says it’s the lead institution on the project fueled by a $1.8 million ...
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State has enjoyed a striking turnaround since an embarrassing reality-check loss at Ann Arbor two seasons ago.
But the feel-good era, which saw the Nittany Lions win 24 of 27 games, a Big Ten championship in 2016, and come close to the College Football ...
Nurses reach tentative agreement with Michigan Medicine
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Union nurses and the University of Michigan have reached a tentative agreement on a three-year contract following months of negotiations.
The nurses represented by the University of Michigan Professional Nurses Council announced the tentative agreement Saturday ...
Addison 30, Hanover-Horton 18
Adrian Madison 44, Whitmore Lake 14
Algonac 27, Croswell-Lexington 20
Allen Park Cabrini 21, Detroit Voyageur 6
Almont 47, Armada 7
Ann Arbor Gabriel Richard def. Detroit Universal, forfeit
Ann Arbor Skyline ...
Ann Arbor schools works to address lead levels in water
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The public school district in Ann Arbor says it’s working to replace older water fixtures and installing more bottle filling stations as part of an effort to deal with levels of lead detected in drinking water at some schools.
Ann Arbor Public Schools Superintendent ...
Woman faces charges in fatal crash into bus that killed 2
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — An Ann Arbor woman has been arraigned on murder and other charges after her SUV slammed into the rear of a disabled school bus, killing two people.
Michigan State Police say a fugitive team arrested 25-year-old Andre Edwards in suburban Detroit on Tuesday. She faces ...
Report: Great Lakes cleanup program boosts region’s economy
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A newly released analysis says a federal Great Lakes cleanup program is good for the region’s economy.
The study says every dollar spent on the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative during its first seven years will generate an additional $3.35 of economic activity ...
Michigan coach Beilein reflects on offseason heart surgery
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — John Beilein wasn’t all that enthused about taking his annual stress test this year. The procedure already had been put off for a bit because of the Michigan coach’s busy schedule.
“I actually wasn’t going to do it, because it’s no fun,” Beilein said. “They get you ...
No. 14 Michigan LB Devin Bush has always had father at side
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Nebraska set up what seemed like a perfectly timed play, allowing Michigan’s hard-charging defense to rush up the field just before completing a screen pass.
There was one problem: Devin Bush Jr.
The star linebacker for the 14th-ranked Wolverines put his ...
DETROIT (AP) — The University of Michigan has asked a federal appeals court to set aside a decision giving students accused of sexual misconduct at universities the right to cross-examine accusers at disciplinary hearings.
The Ann Arbor school last week asked the full court to start over ...
Great Lakes conference explores adapting to warmer climate
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A conference at the University of Michigan is bringing together experts to share ideas on dealing with a warming climate in the Great Lakes region.
The biennial Great Lakes Adaptation Forum runs from Monday through ...
Group wants to save Ann Arbor chimney to protect birds
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — With their fast and erratic flight, they’re sometimes mistaken for bats as they dance about the sky at dusk.
But the large flock of winged creatures circling the old chimney at 415 W. Washington St. in Ann Arbor this time of year, catching countless insects, are ...
No. 19 Michigan tops Nebraska 56-10, led 39-0 at halftime
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan was very motivated to beat Nebraska, using Scott Frost’s words against him.
Karan Higdon ran for 136 yards and a touchdown in the first half to help the 19th-ranked Wolverines build ...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — It didn’t take long for Shea Patterson to get in a groove at Michigan.
“I’ve never been as comfortable,” he said.
The 19th-ranked Wolverines (2-1) averaged 47 points in lopsided wins the last two weeks in large part because their quarterback has been very ...
Panel wants more use of natural water-protection measures
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — An organization that represents states in the Great Lakes region says governments should push harder to protect water quality through use of “green infrastructure.”
A report issued this month by the Great ...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Regents at the University of Michigan plan to extend the contract of President Mark Schlissel for five years.
The university said Thursday that its governing board also is giving Schlissel a 3.5 percent raise. His new base salary is $852,346.
Schlissel is in ...
Michigan professor declines to endorse student’s Israel trip
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — University of Michigan officials have criticized a professor’s decision not to recommend a student for a study program in Israel.
The school said in a statement Tuesday it opposes boycotts of Israeli higher education institutions. It adds “injecting personal ...
Ex-U of Michigan doctor awaits prison after plea agreement
DETROIT (AP) — A former University of Michigan doctor accused of possessing child pornography and inappropriate conduct with young patients is awaiting a prison sentence after reaching a plea agreement.
Michigan opens Big Ten play eyeing end to title drought
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan is opening its Big Ten schedule with a focus on ending its 14-year conference championship drought.
The 19th-ranked Wolverines (2-1) can take a small step toward their goal against Nebraska ...
AAA: Michigan gas prices up 1 cent to $2.94 per gallon
DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — AAA Michigan says average gas prices statewide are up about 1 cent in the past week to about $2.94 per gallon.
The Dearborn-based auto club says early Monday the average price for self-serve regular unleaded gasoline is about 38 cents more than at the same point last ...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Jim Harbaugh likes a lot about his team and yet he also sees room for improvement, heading into the Big Ten season.
Shea Patterson threw three touchdown passes to Donovan Peoples-Jones to help No. 19 Michigan pull away and beat SMU 45-20 on Saturday.