A kayaker who became stranded on Lake Michigan was rescued quickly thanks to a type of GPS device that's becoming more popular.
Islamic State extremists released a video Tuesday purportedly showing the beheading of a second American journalist, Steven Sotloff.
Road officials are asking drivers to be aware of a new kind of merge near the bridge construction project on I-96 south of Lowell.
One man was killed in a chain-reaction crash just east of Zeeland Tuesday morning, according to the Ottawa County Sheriff's Office.
GRPS teachers and staff welcomed students back to school Tuesday — and many of those students were in new uniforms.
Two WOOD TV8 debates being planned in the race for governor and U.S. Senate are on hold.
A woman who entered a guilty plea in connection to the murder of a Grand Rapids businessman was sentenced Tuesday afternoon.
Kids across West Michigan headed back to school Tuesday morning. Check out some adorable pictures from local families.
Cedar Point is saying goodbye to one of its roller coasters, but thrill-seekers still have a chance to ride it before it closes.
Apple says its investigation found individual accounts had been compromised but there wasn't a general breach involving its iCloud system.
Joan Rivers' family is confirming that the comedian is on life support after going into cardiac arrest during a procedure at a doctor's offi…
A 43-year-old Coldwater man was arraigned on criminal sexual conduct charges after two young girls said he inappropriately touched them.
Seven 6-week-old puppies were rescued by firefighters after their owners’ house caught fire Tuesday morning in Allegan County.
A 31-year-old man kayaking from Milwaukee to Muskegon was rescued by the Coast Guard in Lake Michigan Monday morning.
The Kalamazoo Promise has changed the game in the increasingly competitive market of education.
The trial to determine whether bankrupt Detroit's restructuring plan will be approved is set to begin just over a year after the city sought…
A man has been arrested for crashing his car into a power pole in Ottawa County.
Thirty teens broke out of four dormitories and then crawled under a weak spot in a fence. By late Tuesday, eight were still on the run.
Thieves made off with money and checks after breaking into a golf course near Three Rivers, authorities say.
A man has admitting to driving drunk in February, causing a crash that left a mother of five dead.
Harder and Warner Landscaping and Garden Center is offering 30% off everything that grows.
Journey, Collective Soul, and Montgomery Gentry will perform this fall at Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort.
ArtPrize is looking for hundreds of volunteers to help pull off a successful event in 2014!
The YMCA offers after school activities that are focused on growing, learning, and staying active.
A Bachelor and His Grill shows how to make grilled pizza and a grilled dessert, just in time for tailgate season.
The Creston Days Car Show is expanding to celebrate ten years on Plainfield Avenue.
Mary Free Bed Pediatric Rehabilitation partners with Artists Creating Together to give pediatric patients a creative outlet.
U.S. military forces targeted the Islamic extremist al-Shabab network in an operation Monday in Somalia, the Pentagon said.
A tornado touched down in Otsego County in Northern Michigan Monday.
Tigers beat the Indians 12-1 Monday.
Fast-food restaurants are expected to be targeted with acts of civil disobedience that could lead to arrests Thursday.
Western Michigan University has become the latest campus in Michigan to go 100 percent tobacco-free.
The fifth annual Labor Fest drew crowds to Ah Nab Ah Wan Park Monday.
The Obama administration says it's doing all it can to win the "earliest possible release" of three Americans being held in North Korea.