Michigan Vietnam vet to get Medal of Honor for chopper rescues of 44

Jun 24, 2016

Michigan Vietnam vet to get Medal of Honor for chopper rescues of 44

A Vietnam War helicopter pilot recently selected to receive the Medal of Honor said Thursday he didn’t hesitate to volunteer leading an airborne rescue mission that saved the lives of dozens of troops despite the prospect of coming under intense enemy fire. “There wasn’t ...

City, state officials charged with hiding Flint drinking water dangers

Apr 21, 2016

City, state officials charged with hiding Flint drinking water dangers

The Flint water crisis became a criminal case Wednesday when two state regulators and a city employee were charged with official misconduct, evidence-tampering and other offenses over the lead contamination that has alarmed the nation and brought cries of racism. For nearly 18 months, ...

Mar 17, 2016

Holy Cross, Michigan advance

Robert Champion scored 19 points, including a key 3-pointer in the final minute, to help Holy Cross beat Southern University 59-55 Wednesday for its first NCAA Tournament win in 63 years. Holy Cross (15-19) was an unlikely NCAA participant, earning its automatic bid by ...