(LANSING, Mich.) -- Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer unveiled a reopening plan Thursday that will tie loosened restrictions to COVID-19 vaccination rate milestones, as the state starts to emerge from a surge in cases and hospitalizations. So far, nearly half of residents ages 16 and up... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The answer to Michigan’s COVID-19 surge is "to close things down," according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky, not an increase in vaccine supply that the state’s governor and other public health experts have called for. "The... Read More.
BY: MEREDITH DELISO, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — Michigan has reported its highest number of new daily COVID-19 cases since early December, as the state is in the midst of a coronavirus surge. On Saturday, the state health department reported 8,413 new COVID-19 cases.... Read More.
BY: ARIELLE MITROPOULOS, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — With the arrival of spring and after an exhausting year of COVID-19 restrictions, Americans are eager to return to some sense of normalcy. However, many health experts are urging patience, warning a possible fourth surge may... Read More.
By MOLLY NAGLE, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden is taking his pitch for COVID-19 relief outside of Washington for a second time this week, heading to the politically critical state of Michigan to tour a Pfizer vaccine manufacturing site.The... Read More.
By MICHELLE STODDART and LAUREN KING, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- This is Day 30 of the administration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.Here is how events are unfolding Thursday. All times Eastern:Feb 18, 9:37 amFederal... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO and ROSA SANCHEZ, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- One lucky person is taking home the Mega Millions jackpot cash.At around 1 a.m. ET Saturday, the list of lottery winners was announced. A person in Michigan won... Read More.
By: IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Eight months after armed militias and anti-lockdown protesters breached Michigan's state Capitol, officials banned all open carry weapons from the statehouse.The Michigan Capitol Commission voted unanimously Monday to ban these firearms from... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As rioters stormed Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., protesters in support of President Donald Trump -- mostly unmasked -- convened in cities across the U.S.CaliforniaPro-Trump and anti-Trump protesters gathered... Read More.
By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- When he emerged a free man from Michigan's Kinross Correctional Facility and went directly into eight days of COVID-19 quarantine, Walter Forbes, at age 63, had every reason to be bitter. More than... Read More.
By JOHN VERHOVEK, MOLLY NAGLE and BENJAMIN SIEGEL, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- President-Elect Joe Biden is expected to name former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm to head the Department of Energy, sources familiar with the decision confirmed to ABC News on Tuesday.Granholm,... Read More.