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Person in Michigan wins Mega Millions' $1 billion jackpot

Person in Michigan wins Mega Millions' $1 billion jackpot

Lottery was the second-largest jackpot in Mega Millions history and the third-largest in U.S. lottery history.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/01/2021 19:26
Dominion Voting Systems CEO testifies to Michigan Legislature

Dominion Voting Systems CEO testifies to Michigan Legislature

Watch: Dominion Voting Systems CEO Testifies to Michigan LegislatureArutz Sheva Staff, 15/12/2020 22:30
Michigan board certifies election results

Michigan board certifies election results

Michigan State Board of Canvassers votes to certify Biden's victory in the state.Ben Ariel, 23/11/2020 23:43
Michigan Republicans seek to impeach Governor Whitmer

Michigan Republicans seek to impeach Governor Whitmer

3 Republicans reps accuse Gov. Whitmer of corrupt conduct, crimes & misdemeanors as she plans to introduce new COVID-19 sanctions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/11/2020 20:42
Michigan county certifies election results after initial deadlock

Michigan county certifies election results after initial deadlock

Board of Canvassers in Wayne County, which includes Detroit, certifies election results after being deadlocked in 2-2 tie.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/11/2020 15:15
Trump calls out Dominion election software

Trump calls out Dominion election software

Meanwhile, Michigan State Senate demands recount. Cyber-security consultant: 'Biden is not President-elect. This is media fiction.'Mordechai Sones, 14/11/2020 21:43
Poll watchers come forward: Michigan numbers don't add up

Poll watchers come forward: Michigan numbers don't add up

Republican Poll Challenger details his account of what happened during his overnight shift in Michigan at largest counting center in state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/11/2020 17:48
Trump campaign seeks to block certification of Michigan results

Trump campaign seeks to block certification of Michigan results

Trump campaign requests that Michigan election results not be certified until it can be verified that the votes were cast lawfully.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2020 03:40
Rashida Tlaib wins reelection

Rashida Tlaib wins reelection

Democratic congresswoman defeats Republican challenger in race for Michigan's 13th congressional district.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/11/2020 11:40
Jewish cemetery in Michigan vandalized

Jewish cemetery in Michigan vandalized

Reg graffiti including words “TRUMP” and “MAGA” discovered on gravestones at 100-year-old Jewish cemetery in Grand Rapids.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/11/2020 04:04
Trump: Up to 10 countries could normalize ties with Israel

Trump: Up to 10 countries could normalize ties with Israel

Trump says additional peace agreements will be announced between Israel and Arab countries after the US presidential election.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/10/2020 23:30
FBI: Michigan armed militia also targeted Virginia governor

FBI: Michigan armed militia also targeted Virginia governor

FBI agent says right-wing militia that plotted to kidnap Michigan's governor also discussed similar action against Virginia's governor.Ben Ariel, 14/10/2020 05:59
Plot to kidnap Michigan governor foiled

Plot to kidnap Michigan governor foiled

6 charged in plot to kidnap Governor Gretchen Whitmer at her vacation home.Gary Willig, 08/10/2020 19:50
Court: Weekly protests outside Michigan synagogue may continue

Court: Weekly protests outside Michigan synagogue may continue

Weekly anti-Semitic protests outside Ann Arbor synagogue are protected by First Amendment and may continue, federal judge rules.Marcy Oster, JTA, 24/08/2020 15:02
Muslim civil liberties group to represent inmate denied kosher food in Michigan jail

Muslim civil liberties group to represent inmate denied kosher food in Michigan jail

Michigan chapter of controversial group CAIR to represent Jewish inmate denied kosher food in Michigan jail.Marcy Oster, JTA, 08/07/2020 07:07
Holocaust imagery and rhetoric continue at stay-at-home protests in state capitols

Holocaust imagery and rhetoric continue at stay-at-home protests in state capitols

Anti-lockdown protesters in the US compare stay-at-home orders to Nazi policies in World War II.Marcy Oster, JTA, 04/05/2020 14:52
Michigan residents protest quarantine rules

Michigan residents protest quarantine rules

Watch: Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer responds to protest against the strict quarantine rules she imposedArutz Sheva, 16/04/2020 03:33
Michigan State student sprays swastika on his own fraternity house

Michigan State student sprays swastika on his own fraternity house

Student at Michigan State University suspended from Pi Kappa Alpha after he spray painted swastika on the group's fraternity house.Marcy Oster, JTA, 19/02/2020 07:33
Watch: Jewish student teaches mezuzah thief a lesson

Watch: Jewish student teaches mezuzah thief a lesson

Maddy Gun, Jewish student and member of Chabad on Campus at MSU, had her mezuzah ripped of her doorpost. This is what she did.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/02/2020 21:43
Federal suit against anti-Israel protests at Michigan synagogue

Federal suit against anti-Israel protests at Michigan synagogue

Lawsuit asks court for injunction to stop protesters, calling demonstrations 'harassing conduct', or to place limits on them.Marcy Oster/JTA, 24/12/2019 22:52
US Justice Dept to denaturalize Hamas-supporting Michigan man

US Justice Dept to denaturalize Hamas-supporting Michigan man

Defendant allegedly procured US citizenship by concealing Hamas support and concealing bomb-making materials.Mordechai Sones, 19/12/2019 13:43
Michigan governor visits Western Wall

Michigan governor visits Western Wall

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer places note in Western Wall, tours Western Wall Tunnels.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/11/2019 13:42
Michigan State U. Hillel sukkah ‘totally decimated’ by vandals

Michigan State U. Hillel sukkah ‘totally decimated’ by vandals

Two vandals, apparently drunk, filmed destroying sukkah erected by Michigan State University Hillel during Sukkot.Marcy Oster, JTA, 24/10/2019 16:02
Jewish prisoners in Michigan to get certified kosher meals

Jewish prisoners in Michigan to get certified kosher meals

Under proposed settlement to class-action lawsuit, hundreds of Jewish prisoners in Michigan to get kosher meals.Marcy Oster, JTA, 16/10/2019 08:05
Michigan synagogue’s doors plastered with hate messages

Michigan synagogue’s doors plastered with hate messages

Grans Rapids synagogue defaced on eve of Sukkot.Marcy Oster/JTA, 15/10/2019 16:32
Israeli burger restaurant to delay Michigan opening over BDS

Israeli burger restaurant to delay Michigan opening over BDS

Michigan restaurateur says he will “step away” from opening a Dearborn branch of a burger chain founded in Israel following boycott threats.Marcy Oster, JTA, 24/07/2019 22:03
Measles cases in Detroit linked to haredi traveler rise to 39

Measles cases in Detroit linked to haredi traveler rise to 39

Number of measles cases in Detroit area linked to a haredi traveler more than doubles over past three weeks to 39.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 17/04/2019 10:33
Longest-serving congressman in US history dead at 92

Longest-serving congressman in US history dead at 92

John Dingell, a Michigan Democrat, served a record 59 consecutive years in the US House of Representatives.David Rosenberg, 08/02/2019 12:35
Dearborn Michigan blocks exposé of Henry Ford's anti-Semitism

Dearborn Michigan blocks exposé of Henry Ford's anti-Semitism

Mayor of Dearborn, Michigan prevents magazine from being mailed out after it included article on Henry Ford's hatred of Jews.Marcy Oster, JTA, 03/02/2019 21:16
Michigan synagogue vandalized for second time in 2 months

Michigan synagogue vandalized for second time in 2 months

Vandals again target menorah carving in Battle Creek, Michigan synagogue, after hammer taken to carving in November.JTA, 07/01/2019 17:08
Not your father's Democrats

Not your father's Democrats

Is the Bible still the Bible? The Judeo/Christian concept has sustained us from start to--- well now, suddenly, we do not know how this is to be finished, do we? Jack Engelhard, 06/01/2019 09:00
US congresswoman to wear 'Palestinian gown' at swearing in

US congresswoman to wear 'Palestinian gown' at swearing in

Rashida Tlaib announces plans to wear a “traditional Palestinian gown” when she is sworn into Congress next month.Ben Ariel, 17/12/2018 04:38
Messianic 'rabbi' raises ire at vigil for Pittsburgh victims

Messianic 'rabbi' raises ire at vigil for Pittsburgh victims

Congressional candidate under fire for inviting Messianic Jew to lead prayer at vigil for synagogue shooting victims.JTA, 30/10/2018 08:31
Dozens of groups call to sanction BDS-supporting professor

Dozens of groups call to sanction BDS-supporting professor

58 groups seek action after Michigan prof declines to write reference letter for student to study in Israel.JTA, 22/09/2018 23:02
Michigan Dem walks back claim Israel aggressor, Hamas legitimate

Michigan Dem walks back claim Israel aggressor, Hamas legitimate

Democratic candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan walks back comments calling Hamas 'legitimate', labelling Israel the 'aggressor'.David Rosenberg, 09/09/2018 16:28
Michigan Democrat: Hamas legitimate - Israel is the aggressor

Michigan Democrat: Hamas legitimate - Israel is the aggressor

Democratic candidate for Michigan Governor refuses to denounce BDS, while running mate has history of anti-Israel statements.David Rosenberg, 05/09/2018 13:33
Democratic group pans candidate’s pledge to slash Israel aid

Democratic group pans candidate’s pledge to slash Israel aid

Jewish Democratic Council of America criticizes Michigan congressional candidate Rashida Tlaib for statement of aid to IsraelJTA, 15/08/2018 17:43
Two people killed in shooting at Michigan dorm

Two people killed in shooting at Michigan dorm

Two people fatally shot at Campbell Hall dormitory at Central Michigan University. Suspect flees the scene.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 02/03/2018 20:10
'Green' community center lets participants run the show

'Green' community center lets participants run the show

At a non-denominational Jewish center in Ferndale, Michigan, Chabad directors step back to allow residents a free hand in deciding programs.Chana Roberts, 15/12/2017 14:02
Swastikas, anti-Semitic slurs, found in Michigan park

Swastikas, anti-Semitic slurs, found in Michigan park

Authorities discover swastikas, 'Jews die' graffiti in Michigan skate park.JTA, 21/08/2017 12:54
Michigan man given probation for threats to kill children, Jews

Michigan man given probation for threats to kill children, Jews

Suspect threatened to commit mass shootings against Jews and children, given 2 years probation.JTA, 20/08/2017 22:29
Muslim shot by SWAT: 'Get on the ground and bow before Allah’

Muslim shot by SWAT: 'Get on the ground and bow before Allah’

Michigan Muslim convert taunts police officers with knives in small Ypsilanti apartment before being shot by member of SWAT team.Mordechai Sones, 02/08/2017 16:16
Trump effect? Rock star leads incumbent Dem in Senate race

Trump effect? Rock star leads incumbent Dem in Senate race

Poll shows rock singer Kid Rock defeating incumbent Democratic Michigan senator by 8 points in 2018 matchup.David Rosenberg, 25/07/2017 11:44
FBI: Michigan stabbing investigated as act of terrorism

FBI: Michigan stabbing investigated as act of terrorism

FBI confirms stabbing of a police officer at an airport in Flint is being investigated as terror attack.Elad Benari, 22/06/2017 03:06
Terrorist stabs Michigan policeman

Terrorist stabs Michigan policeman

Police officer stabbed in back by man yelling "Allahu Akbar" at Bishop International Airport. Officer is in critical condition.Gary Willig, 21/06/2017 19:54
Michigan student group apologizes for Hitler Valentine's card

Michigan student group apologizes for Hitler Valentine's card

College Republicans at Central Michigan University apologize for a Valentine's Day card with a photo of Adolf Hitler.JTA, 10/02/2017 04:33
Michigan Governor signs anti-boycott bill into law

Michigan Governor signs anti-boycott bill into law

Anti-BDS groups hail new Michigan law that prohibits boycotts against individuals or a public entity of a foreign state.Ben Ariel, 11/01/2017 03:34
Judge orders Michigan recount to stop

Judge orders Michigan recount to stop

Federal judge stops the hand recount of nearly 5 million ballots in the state of Michigan, requested by Green Party nominee Jill Stein.Ben Ariel, 08/12/2016 03:35
Michigan's attorney general acts to stop recount

Michigan's attorney general acts to stop recount

Michigan's attorney general, Bill Schuette, says he will file suit to stop a recount requested by Dr. Jill Stein.Ben Ariel, Canada, 02/12/2016 20:36
Jill Stein asks for recount in Michigan

Jill Stein asks for recount in Michigan

Green Party presidential nominee files request for a recount in Michigan, where Donald Trump was named the winner earlier this week.Ben Ariel, 01/12/2016 04:46
Trump named winner in Michigan

Trump named winner in Michigan

Donald Trump officially named the winner in Michigan, giving him a total of 306 electoral votes.Ben Ariel, 29/11/2016 03:08
Tight races in Ohio, Pennsylvania and Michigan

Tight races in Ohio, Pennsylvania and Michigan

New polls find Clinton and Trump are tied in Ohio, while Clinton has slim leads in Michigan and Pennsylvania.Ben Ariel, 30/08/2016 05:42
Watch: Good Samaritans save elderly man

Watch: Good Samaritans save elderly man

A 65 year-old man lost control of his car while driving alongside Lake St. Clair in Michigan. Local landscapers jumped in to rescue him.Rachel Kaplan, 03/08/2016 11:01
Two dead in shooting outside Michigan court

Two dead in shooting outside Michigan court

Shooting outside court in St. Joseph, Michigan, leaves two bailiffs dead. Shooter eliminated. Attack appears not to be terror-related.Ben Ariel, 11/07/2016 23:24
Michigan mandates Holocaust education

Michigan mandates Holocaust education

Michigan public schools must teach about genocide, including the Holocaust and the Armenian Genocide, under a new law.JTA, 16/06/2016 05:57
Radio station won't air Israel birthday greeting

Radio station won't air Israel birthday greeting

Jewish couple from Detroit pressing public radio station to broadcast greeting to Israel paid for by their sponsorship of the station.JTA, 16/05/2016 04:35
Michigan JCC, school evacuated after bomb threat

Michigan JCC, school evacuated after bomb threat

Ann Arbor JCC evacuated Monday after anonymous threat made.JTA, 03/05/2016 20:58