Consumers Energy is projecting that it will phase out the use of coal to generate energy by 2040. It's a move to slash emissions of the gases responsible for global warming.
Cliff Russell, the first African-American to hold the post of press secretary for a Detroit mayor, has died of what the family says was a heart attack Sunday. The 61-year-old Russell had been a radio host on WWJ from the mid-80s to 1994.
A Van Buren County boy who was reported missing over the weekend is now back home. Eight-year-old Xavier Preston went missing Sunday night after playing in front of his home in Covert Township.
A Grand Rapids juvenile is in custody after evading his probation officer. Police say a homeless woman helped lead investigators to the arrest after she recognized 15-year-old Isaiah Burrows in a photo on Saturday.
Michigan State Police say they are leaning toward vandalism as the explanation for four vehicles being hit by projectiles Sunday afternoon on I-75 between Troy and Detroit. Police say it appears a pellet gun was used to shoot at vehicles.
The City of Flint will use a 3 million dollar four-year grant from W.K. Kellogg Foundation to hire an economic development team. Mayor Karen Weaver made the announced at a press conference Monday, at Flint City Hall.