Michigan News

Food, medicine crisis loom as US government shutdown continues

Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians in Michigan, said $7.5 million in federal funds that was due Tuesday would not arrive on time.

IOL , South Africa Jan 16, 2019

Device helps parents of stillborn babies say goodbye

A 2016 study in Michigan of 377 bereaved women whose babies were stillborn or died soon after birth found that they were four times more likely to be depressed and seven times more likely to experience symptoms of post-traumatic stress than were 232 mothers with live babies.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 15, 2019

Police probing theft into Aretha Franklin's estate

singer died of cancer in August, but two months before she passed away, officers in Michigan began looking into an allegation that some of her assets had been stolen.

IOL , South Africa Jan 12, 2019

Theft from Aretha Franklin being investigated

singer died of cancer in August, but two months before she passed away, officers in Michigan began looking into an allegation that some of her assets had been stolen.

IOL , South Africa Jan 11, 2019

Will the 'reinvented' Ford ditch even more cars?

Dearborn, Michigan - Struggling with a sagging stock price and sluggish sales, Ford took steps to regain its footing this week with the announcement of a massive restructuring effort in Europe - even as it prepared for an imminent strategic partnership with Volkswagen.

IOL , South Africa Jan 11, 2019

Police Investigating Stolen Aretha Franklin Assets

According to legal documents obtained by celebrity gossip site, “TMZ”, police in Michigan are conducting an investigation into the theft of Franklin’s assets before she died.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 11, 2019

Police probe alleged theft of some assets from Aretha Franklin’s estate

singer died of cancer in August, but two months before she passed away, officers in Michigan began looking into an allegation that some of her assets had been stolen.

EWN , South Africa Jan 10, 2019

[OPINION] 'Twas the season for slut-shaming

Maybe her feminist attire modelled after a 17-year-old metal factory worker in Ann Arbor, Michigan, is what upset him, but I doubt that a man who clearly suffered from a healthy bout of toxic masculinity knew anything about feminist icons.

EWN , South Africa Jan 9, 2019

A look at the unique Afrikaans community of Patagonia, Argentina

Ryan Szpiech, University of Michigan; Andries W. Coetzee, University of Michigan; Lorenzo García-Amaya, University of Michigan; Nicholas Henriksen, University of Michigan; Paulina L. Alberto, University of Michigan, and Victoria Langland, University of Michigan The Patagonian desert in southern Argentina is a harsh environment.

The South African , South Africa Jan 9, 2019

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Uber murders: Michigan man pleads guilty to 6 murders in 2016 A Michigan man charged with killing six strangers between picking up rides for Uber pleaded guilty to murder on Monday, just before attorneys were set to interview jurors for his trial.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 8, 2019