Fifteen US states try to block Obama clean power plan

 Fifteen US states have petitioned a federal court to block new rules by President Barack Obama`s administration to encourage clean power and cut harmful carbon emissions from power plants.

US teen walks 57 miles with brother on his back to spread awareness for Cerebral Palsy

A 15-year-old Michigan boy on Sunday completed a three-day, 57-mile walk across the state, carrying his younger brother on his back, as part of a campaign to raise awareness for Cerebral Palsy.

Infant hidden in drawer by mom minutes after birth dies in US

 In a shocking incident, an infant died of suffocation after her 25-year-old mother allegedly put her in a plastic bag and hid in desk drawer minutes after giving birth inside office bathroom in the US state of Michigan.

US woman jailed after McDonald`s shooting over bacon-less burger

 A Michigan woman was sentenced three to seven years in prison after firing her gun at a McDonald`s drive-through when her hamburger was delivered twice without bacon, local media reported Wednesday.

Madge doesn't like fur bikinis
Madge doesn't like fur bikinis

Madonna, who had been spotted in the most racy clothes, has confessed that she doesn't like fur bikinis.

Obama administration backs gay marriages in Supreme Court

 The Obama administration called state bans on same-sex marriage "incompatible with the constitution", as a brief was filed in the US Supreme Court in support of couples challenging such bans in Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio and Tennessee, a media report said on Saturday.

Four-year old girl calls 911, saves pregnant mother

A 4-year-old American girl has been called a hero for helping her pregnant mother and calling emergency service operators to take her mom, suffering a seizure, to hospital.

US man delivers 1 pizza gets USD 2,084 tip

A group of real estate agents meeting in Ann Arbor, Michigan, surprised a man by giving him a USD 2,084 tip for delivering one pizza on Thursday.

US Supreme Court agrees to take up gay marriage issue

The US Supreme Court agreed Friday to decide whether same-sex couples across the United States should have the right to marry.

Multiple victims stabbed on train in Michigan, suspect in custody: Police

A suspect was taken into custody by police in Michigan on Friday after multiple victims were stabbed aboard an Amtrak train in the small city of Niles, a police dispatcher said. 

Seven dead as epic storm buries western New York state
Seven dead as epic storm buries western New York state

At least seven people died as a deadly epic storm dumped nearly six feet of snow on western New York state leaving people stuck in their homes and stranded on the roads.

Charlotte Hornets` Jeff Taylor arrested on assault charges
Charlotte Hornets` Jeff Taylor arrested on assault charges

Jeff Taylor of the NBA`s Charlotte Hornets was arrested and charged Thursday on domestic assault allegations, just the latest unsavory incident to tarnish the reputation of US sports.

World's tallest dog dies at age 5

A Great Dane from Michigan that held the title of world's tallest dog has died at age 5.

9-year-old boy stabbed to death by 12-year-old in US

In a shocking incident, a 12-year old boy allegedly stabbed to death a 9-year-old boy at a playground in the US state of Michigan.

Cristiano Ronaldo may feature in United friendly, Carlo Ancelotti says

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo is recovering well from his knee injury and may return to action in Saturday`s friendly against his former club Manchester United in Michigan, according to coach Carlo Ancelotti.

Montgomerie breaks American drought with Senior PGA win

Colin Montgomerie broke his long American drought in style when he won the Senior PGA Championship by four strokes in Michigan on Sunday.

US Appeals Court suspends federal judge`s ruling legalising same-sex marriages in Michigan

The US Court of Appeals for the sixth Circuit, in Cincinnati has reportedly suspended the US federal judge`s ruling legalizing same-sex marriages in the state of Michigan.

Court suspends same-sex marriage in Michigan

An appeals court on Saturday temporarily suspended same-sex marriages in Michigan, local media said, just the latest US state to wrestle with the thorny issue of gay rights.

Sub-zero arctic blast strikes US

Icy, snow-covered roads and high winds made travel treacherous from the Dakotas to Michigan and Missouri as much of the US braced for dangerously cold temperatures that could break records.