The measure is part of a package introduced Wednesday by Sens. Gary Peters and Debbie Stabenow of Michigan. They say the bills are intended to boost safety of pipelines in and near the lakes. That includes Line 5 operated by Enbridge and running beneath the Straits of Mackinac.
Minnesota health officials say there are almost 70 confirmed cases of measles in the state so far this year, and a state lawmaker is hoping to make it harder for parents to opt out of vaccinating their children.
After 14 years, do audiences still love Captain Jack Sparrow? That's the question many in Hollywood will be asking this weekend as the fifth installment of the "Pirates of the Caribbean" franchise sets sail Friday with a hefty amount of baggage in tow.
Iraq's special forces say they have retaken the last Mosul districts from the Islamic State group within their area of operation after the push to retake the city's western half was officially launched in February.
It's never too early to hone your bow hunting skills. Running until early September, area archery clubs have set up 3D archery shoots, which is a great way keep those hunting skills in tune during the off season.