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The latest Michigan news from the Associated Press

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The Humane Society of the United States is pushing for the release of three dozen dogs from a western Michigan laboratory, alleging that an undercover investigation found that they are being fed fungicides.

Ionia County Sheriff Office / Facebook

An animal control official in western Michigan is objecting to a proposal that could require her staff to obtain a search warrant to investigate animal abuse.

Authorities say a Michigan high school student has been arrested after allegedly making a rap video that appeared to threaten a school shooting.

Authorities are looking for a man who made his own sandwich at a Subway shop in northern Michigan, rang up orders for customers and swiped $20 from the cash register before taking off.

The Henry Ford Museum
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One of General Motors' first self-driving test vehicles is going on display at an automotive history museum in suburban Detroit.

Honda
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A type of Takata air bag inflator once thought to be safe has now come under scrutiny after a crash and explosion in Maryland injured the driver of a Honda minivan.

Police Car
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Detroit's police chief says the department has fired a second white officer as part of an internal investigation that found racial insensitivity within one of its precincts.

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Authorities say a shooting at a motorcycle club in Detroit has left three men wounded.

Michigan State Police
WNMU Radio

A newspaper reports the Michigan State Police's Statewide Network of Agency Photos has grown to nearly 50 million facial images.

Lake Superior
National Weather Service

As ice coverage goes, it’s Superior.

Hyundai and Kia cars
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Hyundai and Kia have added more than a half-million vehicles to 3 ½-year string of U.S. recalls for engine failures and fires.

capitol photo
WKAR File Photo

Cash and other property seized by police in drug cases would have to be returned to the defendant unless there is a conviction or the assets are worth more than $50,000 under bills approved overwhelmingly by the Michigan House on Thursday.

Eastern Michigan University
Eastern Michigan University

Officials say no charges are expected after a black doll was found hanging from a shower rod inside an Eastern Michigan University dorm.

Detroit police
Reginald Hardwick / WKAR-MSU

A white Detroit police officer accused of making racist comments about a black woman during a traffic stop has been fired.

Police Car
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A program that had some police officers in five Michigan counties asking drivers to allow a swab of their mouth to determine if they've been using drugs is being expanded statewide.

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