Michigan Judge Blocks Ban On Open Carry Of Guns At Polling Places

A Michigan judge struck down a rule on Tuesday that banned the open carry of firearms at polling places on Election Day, siding with gun rights groups. Judge Christopher Murray, who serves on the Michigan Court of Claims, issued a preliminary injunction against the rule, saying a directive issued by Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn […]

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer vetoes 'fearmongering' bill targeting voter fraud

Fox News Flash top headlines for October 17 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has vetoed bills that would have made it a felony to apply for multiple absentee ballots or fill out an application for others without their consent.  Voter fraud is already a crime, the Democrat […]

Michigan Gov. Supports Ban On Guns In Capitol Building After Coronavirus Protest

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D) said Wednesday she would support a ban on weapons inside the state Capitol building following a dramatic protest against her coronavirus stay-at-home order by people carrying assault rifles.  Whitmer told NBC News on Wednesday that lawmakers should not be intimidated when they go to work during the pandemic. More than 45,000 […]

Awful U.S. Consumer-Sentiment Data Came With Hints of Optimism

Consumer sentiment just suffered the largest single-month decline on record as Americans became increasingly rattled by thousands of business closings and millions of layoffs across the country. The deterioration in the University of Michigan’s gauge Thursday has been both abrupt and extensive: plunging 30 points from February, when it was the second highest in 16 […]

Fired Americans Send Unemployment Websites Crashing Down

We’re tracking the latest on the coronavirus outbreak and the global response. Sign up here for our daily newsletter on what you need to know. When Aaron Garza was dismissed this week from his job as a parts specialist at a Toyota dealership in Grand Rapids, Michigan, he joined a tidal wave of unemployed people […]

Diehard Michigan Wolverines fan turns home into shrine to team

There are run-of-the-mill University of Michigan fans, and then there’s Loren Joostberns. For nearly three decades, the single, retired teacher turned his Hamilton, Mich., home into a maize-and-blue shrine to the Wolverines. Michigan alumni who regularly hum “The Victors” should know the house is now on the market for $169,000. However, the sale price doesn’t […]