By JOHN FLESHERAP Environmental Writer
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) - For visitors to Isle Royale National Park, nothing beats the spine-tingling thrill of a wolf's howl piercing an otherwise silent night - or a glimpse of the wily beast slipping across a forest path. But such experiences are
One man died Wednesday afternoon after being struck by a pickup near 57th and Regal.
Deputies say witnesses told them that the man was on the north side of the 57th and ran south across the road when he was hit by a truck traveling eastbound. The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Chief of Police in the town of Republic is concerned that Heroin use is on the upswing, and now his agency is doing something about it.
The Republic Police Department along with the Ferry County Sheriff's Office made a big heroin bust this past week with seven arrests.
Chief Lewis says
By STEVE LeBLANCAssociated Press
BOSTON (AP) - Gov. Deval Patrick said Wednesday he's trying to "keep my own rage in check" as he presses the commissioner of his child protection agency about the case of a 5-year-old boy who has been missing for months and is feared dead.
Patrick said he met
The Spokane County Medical Examiner has identified the man found dead in the Spokane River on Tuesday as 22-year-old Laurence S. Roebke.
Roebke was found floating in the river near Maringo Drive and Farr Road Tuesday afternoon. The cause of death has not yet been determined and they are
MIAMI (AP) - The Salvation Army says someone dropped a diamond ring in one of the group's kettles outside a South Florida grocery store.
A release from the charitable organization says the ring - valued at $3,500 - was donated anonymously Wednesday outside a Publix in southwest Miami-Dade
By ED WHITEAssociated Press
DEARBORN HEIGHTS, Mich. (AP) - A young, drunk woman fatally shot on a man's porch in suburban Detroit was hurt, scared and confused a few hours earlier when she crashed her vehicle into a parked car, a witness testified Wednesday.
Carmen Beasley provided details
Daniel Lazcano and his brother Frank were arrested for the murder of Marcus Schur two years ago in Whitman County. Frank Lazcano has already been convicted in the case, and on Wednesday afternoon, after two previous mistrials, Daniel was found guilty by a jury in Spokane County.
New court documents released on Wednesday say south hill murder victim Douglas Carlile was dead when police arrived Sunday night.
Documents also confirm that Carlile's wife was hiding in the closet, and told police that someone broke into their home and shot her husband.
When officers arrived they
By JENNIFER PELTZ and TOM HAYSAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - The man charged with killing a 6-year-old New York City boy in one of the nation's most notorious missing-child cases has a disturbing history of beating his wife, molesting a relative and drug use, prosecutors said in court
By COREY WILLIAMSAssociated Press
DETROIT (AP) - Mayor-elect Mike Duggan on Thursday announced the roles and responsibilities he will have under state oversight when he officially takes over the top elected office in Detroit.
Following several weeks of negotiations with emergency manager Kevyn Orr
By BREE FOWLERAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - With less than a week until Christmas, a real-life Grinch has stolen the credit and debit card information of about 40 million Target shoppers.
Target says anyone who made purchases by swiping cards at terminals in its U.S. stores between Nov. 27
By ED WHITEAssociated Press
DEARBORN HEIGHTS, Mich. (AP) - A Detroit-area man who fatally shot a drunk, unarmed woman on his porch will stand trial for second-degree murder, a judge said Thursday, rejecting a self-defense argument for the killer's "bad choice."
There is no dispute that Theodore