News Minute: Here is the latest Michigan news from The Associated Press at 1:40 a.m. EDT

A hot-air balloon pilot escaped injury after his balloon struck power lines and fell into a southeastern Michigan lake. WXYZ-TV reports the man was rescued Sunday morning by fishermen on Thompson Lake around the Livingston...

Thursday, June 8th 2017, 1:44 pm CDT

Pilot escapes injury after hot-air balloon crash in Michigan

A hot-air balloon pilot escaped injury after his balloon struck power lines and fell into a southeastern Michigan lake.

Sunday, June 24th 2018, 1:37 pm CDT

Museum exhibit to examine so-called found photographs

An exhibition opening this summer at the Detroit Institute of Arts is offering a look at so-called found photographs rescued from attics, resale shops and other places.

Sunday, June 24th 2018, 12:01 pm CDT

Sculptures incorporating kayaks to be unveiled in Muskegon

A group of sculptures incorporating actual kayaks will be unveiled in downtown Muskegon.

Sunday, June 24th 2018, 12:01 pm CDT

Worker loses foot in accident at Michigan race track

A maintenance worker has lost his foot in an accident involving a tractor and another vehicle at a mid-Michigan race track.

Sunday, June 24th 2018, 11:25 am CDT

Plans for Michigan copper mine project moving forward

The recent results of a feasibility study have provided a comprehensive overview of a mining project in Michigan's Upper Peninsula.

Sunday, June 24th 2018, 9:05 am CDT

Detroit-area artists, performers receive fellowships

Kresge Arts in Detroit says 16 artists and two groups have received film and music fellowships and live arts fellowships.

Sunday, June 24th 2018, 8:37 am CDT

Open house to focus on Iron Belle Trail loop on Belle Isle

Michigan's Natural Resources department is hosting an open house to discuss plans for a 6-mile loop of the Iron Belle Trail on Detroit's Belle Isle.

Sunday, June 24th 2018, 8:29 am CDT

Sports Minute: Here is the latest Michigan sports news from The Associated Press

Trevor Bauer struck out 11 over 6 1/3 innings to beat Detroit for the fourth time this season, leading the Cleveland Indians past the Tigers 4-1 for their sixth straight win overall. Bauer allowed a run in the second...

Thursday, June 8th 2017, 2:36 am CDT

Milwaukee man dies in Michigan after race across Great Lake

A Milwaukee man has died in Michigan in the cabin of a boat that was registered for a yacht race across Lake Michigan.

Saturday, June 23rd 2018, 2:00 pm CDT

Abuse claim against dead priest is credible, says church

The Roman Catholic Church in southeastern Michigan is urging people to step forward if they believe they were sexually abused by a priest who died in 1993.

Saturday, June 23rd 2018, 1:48 pm CDT

15-year-old girl still missing more than month later

A 15-year-old Michigan girl remains missing, more than a month after she disappeared through a bedroom window with her backpack.

Saturday, June 23rd 2018, 11:44 am CDT

Owner renovates historic Michigan ranch with 1920s gang past

Brides and grooms now have the opportunity to host their weddings at a central Michigan ranch with a bootlegging past.

Saturday, June 23rd 2018, 11:00 am CDT

Zoo curator recognized for piping plover recovery efforts

A bird expert at the Detroit Zoological Society has been recognized for his efforts in the recovery of the Great Lakes piping plover (PLUV'-er).

Saturday, June 23rd 2018, 9:16 am CDT

Summer art exhibit kicks off in downtown Detroit

A summer exhibit that connects outdoor and indoor spaces while incorporating art and natural elements is kicking off in downtown Detroit.

Saturday, June 23rd 2018, 9:16 am CDT

Ohio declares statewide outbreak of hepatitis A

Ohio's health department says it's declaring a statewide outbreak of hepatitis A.

Friday, June 22nd 2018, 4:39 pm CDT

Snyder signs law creating Medicaid work requirement

Work or education will be required for many Michigan residents receiving Medicaid health coverage.

Friday, June 22nd 2018, 2:59 pm CDT

2 charges will stand against man in Flint airport stabbing

A judge has refused to dismiss one of the two charges against a man who is accused of stabbing a police officer at a Michigan airport.

Friday, June 22nd 2018, 2:19 pm CDT

Car dealers gear up for Saudi women to hit the roads

This Sunday, Saudi Arabia will lift the world's only ban on women driving, a milestone for women who have had to rely on drivers, male relatives, taxis and ride-hailing services to get to work, go shopping and get around.

Friday, June 22nd 2018, 1:38 pm CDT

Lawyer running for Detroit-area judge charged in drug probe

A lawyer who is running for judge in suburban Detroit has been charged in a drug investigation.

Friday, June 22nd 2018, 1:22 pm CDT