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Judge sentences ex-Kent County commissioner

November 26, 2014
| By AP
An ex-Kent County commissioner has been sentenced to jail for taking kickbacks while working in sales. Read More

Schuette urges US Supreme Court to hear gay marriage case

November 25, 2014
| By AP
LANSING — Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette and supporters of gay marriage have at least one thing in common: They want the nation’s highest court to use a Michigan case to settle the legality of same-sex nuptials. Read More

Student wins Rhodes Scholarship

November 24, 2014
| By AP
A University of Michigan student from West Michigan has been named a Rhodes scholar. Read More

Students sue Grand Rapids school district

November 12, 2014
| By AP
A lawsuit has been filed on behalf of five students against the Grand Rapids school district, accusing officials of failing to protect them against the sexual advances of a teacher. Read More

LaughFest names headliners

November 11, 2014
| By AP
The annual festival of laughter in West Michigan has named its headlining acts. Read More

Judge sentences ex-radio host

November 11, 2014
| By AP
A former host at a popular Christian radio station has been sentenced to prison. Read More

University wins $3.7M from feds

November 10, 2014
| By AP
A university in the region has been awarded $3.7 million from the feds for a specialized department at its health college. Read More

Gov. Snyder adheres to court ruling on gay-marriage ban

November 7, 2014
| By AP
LANSING — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder said he respects a federal appeals court's decision to uphold the gay-marriage ban in Michigan and three other states. Read More

Perrigo acquires European drug supplier for $4.48B

November 6, 2014
| By AP
Perrigo is expanding its reach into Europe by acquiring one of the continent's biggest suppliers of non-prescription medicines in a deal valued at about $4.48 billion. Read More

Stryker pays at least $1.43B to settle lawsuits

November 4, 2014
| By AP
The medical device maker Stryker will pay at least $1.43 billion to settle thousands of lawsuits from patients who used products that have since been recalled by the company. Read More