DETROIT (AP) - A Detroit student who says he was suspended from school for a week for not having his student ID will help lead a march to the Michigan state Capitol next week. Students and parents say they want to draw attention to policies that allow schools to suspend or expel students for minor infractions. The march will start Monday in Detroit.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Mark Schauer has made his campaign for governor official. The Democrat has turned in about 27,000 signatures from all 83 counties. Schauer says "people are angry" about budget cuts and tax increases approved by Republican Governor Rick Snyder and want "an economy that works for everyone."
DETROIT (AP) - Authorities say a 24-year-old Detroit man ran over another man twice in a car and left him for dead after a fight at a gas station. Authorities said today that Napoleon Turner the Third is charged with first-degree murder in the April 5th death of 39-year-old Eric Miles of Detroit. It wasn't immediately clear this afternoon if Turner had an attorney.
PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) - Deputies checking a report that neighbors hadn't seen a Pontiac man since last fall have found him dead in his bed. They say it appears the man died some time ago but items in his trash indicated he may have been alive in December. An autopsy will be done to determine the cause of death.
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