- While many states have already started school, students in Michigan have to wait until after Labor Day to start. However a new bill has some questioning whether starting after Labor Day is costing kids more than it might be raising in tourism dollars.
- Fast food workers across the country skipped work Thursday to voice their outrage over low wages. They're demanding a jump in the minimum wage, from a little more than $7 to $15 dollars an hour.
- A routine traffic stop almost turned deadly for one Michigan State trooper after he was hit be a car on I-96. Now, Trooper Drew Spencer is taking that experience in a new Michigan State Police campaign, urging drivers to 'Move Over'.
- Lansing's drainage system was tested by the rain over the past 36 hours. As of Wednesday morning, the city had received 31 total complaints-- everything from water on the roadway, to flooded basements, to street sink holes.