Rick Snyder

Flint's Mayor to Gov. Rick Snyder: 'You Need to Make Us Whole'

It's been just over four years since Flint, Michigan, switched its water supply, sparking one of the most devastating water crises in recent memory. …

Snorkeling

Gubernatorial Candidate Shri Thanedar Pauses Campaign TV Ads

<b>LANSING (AP)</b> Democratic gubernatorial candidate Shri Thanedar, who has risen in polling thanks to a multimillion-dollar ad campaign, is taking a …

Republican Primaries

Was Michigan wife and mother guilty of murdering her husband?

Closed Captioning<p>ON<p>OFF<p>apply | reset x<p>font<p>size<p>color<p>Play Video - 10:17<p>May 11th, 2018<p>Nancy Seaman has been behind bars for 14 years for the murder of her husband, Robert, but there is a dispute about whether the crime was premeditated. Judge John McDonald, who oversaw Nancy Seaman’s trial, Kelly Lynn, …

Crime

Some turn backs on Gov. Snyder at Northern Michigan's graduation

Snyder spoke at the graduation as part of a multi-stop trip through the Upper Peninsula.

Michigan

Jackson College among winners of Gov. Rick Snyder's Service Awards

SUMMIT TWP., MI - Jackson College has received a service award from Gov. Rick Snyder for its Heritage Center.<p>The college's Education Service Leader …

Michigan

Detroit sheds state government financial oversight

CNBC's Brian Sullivan speaks with Gov. Rick Snyder (R-Mich.) on the benefits of shedding government financial oversight for Detroit and the state of …

Water

Michigan permits Nestle increased water extraction while ending Flint bottled water distribution program

Just days before Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder announced the end of Flint's bottled water distribution program, Michigan granted Nestlé a permit to …

Water

In Europe, Gov. Rick Snyder makes connections for Michigan's mobility industry

Michigan Governor Rick Snyder is in Europe spreading news about Michigan's innovation on autonomous vehicles and paving the way for future …

Michigan

Raw: Flint water protests in Michigan capitol

Water

Independent tests show Flint water quality is improving

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Independent tests are confirming that water quality in Flint has improved.<p>The tests were required under a legal settlement between the state of Michigan and Flint residents. The Natural Resources Defense Council said Friday that tests at 92 homes showed lead levels far below the …

Water

Michigan lawmakers seek action to reopen Flint water sites

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Two Flint-area lawmakers are urging Attorney General Bill Shuette to take immediate legal action to reverse Gov. Rick Snyder's decision to close bottled water distribution sites in the city dealing with a lead-tainted drinking water crisis.<p>Democratic Reps. Sheldon Neeley of …

Snorkeling

Statewide Voluntary Tornado Drill

<b>LANSING (AP)</b> – Michigan residents are being asked by state officials to participate in a voluntary tornado drill.Nearly all state of Michigan …

Weather

A look at what the state's emergency managers did while in Flint

Gov. Rick Snyder's quick move on Wednesday, April 4, to end all state oversight here closed the books on volumes of emergency manager directives that …

City Politics

Michigan Governor Rick Snyder Has Ended the Distribution of Free Bottled Water to Flint Residents

And people are very concerned.<p>Residents of Flint, Michigan will no longer be able to receive free bottled water.<p>For the last four years, Flint residents were supplied with the free water as part of a federal aid package, <i>CNN</i> explains. But now, the state has told residents that water in the city is …

Water

Michigan governor ends supply of bottled water to city of Flint

Michigan officials say the tap water in Flint, Michigan, is safe, leading the governor's office to stop distributing free bottled water.<p>State testing has shown Flint's water supply has passed federal standards for nearly two years. Officials say there is less than a week's worth of bottled water …

AOL

The nation in brief

$40M falls short, teachers union says<p>OKLAHOMA CITY -- Oklahoma lawmakers approved an additional $40 million for public schools Friday, but the head …

Unions

State ends water distribution in Flint

FLINT, Mich. -- ***UPDATE***<p>Water pods in Flint have already begun to run out of cases of bottled water after residents were informed they'd no …

Gov. Rick Snyder appoints new Saginaw County District Court judge

Saginaw County District Court has a newly appointed judge.

Michigan

Willow Run robotic-car test site begins next phase

<i>Ypsilanti</i> —The American Center for Mobility just opened, and officials are already building more here at the historic Willow Run site.<p>Gov. Rick …

Autonomous Cars

Snyder fills vacancy on Wayne County Circuit Court

Gov. Rick Snyder filled a vacancy Wednesday on the Wayne County Circuit Court criminal bench, replacing a judge who suddenly died earlier this …

Detroit

Michigan Lottery commissioner to run for 26th state Senate District

SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN -- Republican Aric Nesbitt announced he will be seeking to replace a term-limited GOP incumbent in Michigan's 26th state Senate …

Michigan

Tiangong 1: Tracking the Chinese satellite falling to Earth

Tiangong 1, China's defunct and reportedly out-of-control space station, is about to re-enter Earth's atmosphere and on Saturday the European Space …

Space Exploration

Emergency operations activated in Michigan as Chinese space station hurtles towards Earth

The state of Michigan is on alert for a possible space debris landing as an out-of-control Chinese space station is set to make landfall sometime in …

Space Exploration

Chinese space station will likely crash into Earth on Easter

An out-of-control Chinese space station is expected to slam into Earth on Easter Sunday – but it may still pull an April Fool’s joke by arriving …

Space Exploration

'Partnership' agreements offered to 21 more school districts

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan's Department of Education is extending its third wave of "partnership" agreements to schools flagged for low performance.<p>The state announced Friday that 21 traditional school districts or charter schools are headed to talks about improving their achievement levels. If …

Education

Week in review: Can separate schools better serve students with dyslexia and other special needs

Since arriving in Detroit last year, Superintendent Nikolai Vitti has spoken often of the schools he wants to create for children with special needs. …

Education

Is Michigan back as a Top 10 economic player? Depends on the metric

Those happy with Michigan’s recovery from the Great Recession like to proclaim that we’re a Top 10 state again. Gov. Rick Snyder said as much a few …

Detroit

Pieces of falling Chinese space station could land in Michigan

LANSING — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has activated the state's Emergency Operations Center to monitor the re-entry of China's Tiangong-1 space station …

Space Exploration

Man Eats Cereal from Pothole, Sparks Protest About Road Conditions

It’s hard to say what was going through the mind of an Eastern Michigan University student known only as Andrew when he decided to eat Lucky Charms …

Ann Arbor

Can a Michigan doctor become America's first Muslim governor?

Collapse<p>Detroit<p>On a blustery April morning in 2007, a University of Michigan senior named Abdulrahman El-Sayed stepped onto a podium inside the …

Government