Democratic candidate for governor Mark Schauer. (March 9, 2014)

Schauer announces running mate

Michigan gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer, a former congressman from Battle Creek has announced Oakland County Clerk Lisa Brown as his r…

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Obama: ‘Heartbroken’ about Fort Hood

President Barack Obama says the government will get to the bottom of what happened in a shooting incident at Fort Hood. • Related: Shooting …

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Scammers threaten shutoff to get money

The City of Grand Rapids said it got a phone call Wednesday from a resident who gave money to scammers after being told their water was goin…

Lt. Gen. Mark Milley, commanding general of III Corps and Fort Hood, speaks with the media outside of an entrance to the Fort Hood military base following a shooting that occurred inside, Wednesday, April 2, 2014, in Fort Hood, Texas. (AP Photo/Tamir Kalifa)

Gunman kills 3, wounds 16 at Fort Hood

A soldier opened fire Wednesday on fellow service members at the Fort Hood military base, killing three people and wounding 16 before commit…