A Michigan Department of Corrections report concludes planning and prison staff errors allowed convicted murderer Michael Elliot to escape from the Ionia Correctional Facility.
The mummified body of a woman has been found in a vehicle parked in the garage of a foreclosed home.
A man has been arraigned on criminal sexual conduct and drug possession charges after he allegedly committed rape and forced his victim to use methamphetamine.
A former guard at the Ionia state prison from which Michael Elliot escaped said someone should have seen the convicted murderer pulling apart two chain link fences.
A Kalamazoo 10-year-old who said he didn’t have any friends will get a huge birthday surprise in New York City Friday.
A farm worker was killed Thursday after being attacked by a bull.
LaughFest has broken the Guinness World Record for the most people wearing sunglasses in the dark.
Testimony in the trial of the man accused of murdering a Kentwood couple in their home wrapped up Thursday after only three days.
An improperly designed roof is allowing water to leak into classrooms at Paw Paw’s Later Elementary.
The investigation involves Deputy Chief Jim Saylor and Inspector Maria Alonso, a source told 24 Hour News 8.
The news that Michigan’s unemployment rate is the lowest since 2008 has not gone unnoticed by Michigan businesses or the governor’s office.
MDOT is beginning to look at reconstruction projects for large stretches of I-96 and US-131 in Kent County, and it wants your input.
A train sculpted out of snow has replaced the giant shark that was on display in front of one Grand Rapids Township home.
Selling electronic cigarettes to minors would be prohibited under legislation that has unanimously passed the Michigan Senate.
ArtPrize organizers announced some changes to the world’s largest art competition Thursday.
The Michigan Supreme Court is hearing arguments to determine whether more than 300 prisoners could someday get a shot at parole.