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Michigan: State of the United States
Michigan is a state in the Great Lakes region of the upper Midwestern United States. Its name derives from a gallicized variant of the original Ojibwe word ᒥᓯᑲᒥ, meaning 'large water' or 'large lake'. With a population of nearly 10.1 million and a total area of nearly 97,000 sq mi (250,000 km2), Michigan is the 10th-largest state by population, the 11th-largest by area, and the largest by area east of the Mississippi River. Its capital is Lansing, and its largest city is Detroit. Metro Detroit is among the nation's most populous and largest metropolitan economies.

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8 Mouthwatering Facts About Bacon (National Bacon Day) [Video]

8 Mouthwatering Facts About Bacon (National Bacon Day)

8 , Mouthwatering Facts , About Bacon. Whether you fry it up in the morning or prefer it as a candle scent, bacon is universally loved for its delicious taste and smell. . In honor of National..

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Over 500K Left Without Power After Record-Breaking Winds Hit the Central US [Video]

Over 500K Left Without Power After Record-Breaking Winds Hit the Central US

Over 500K Left Without Power , After Record-Breaking Winds , Hit the Central U.S. . On December 15, powerful storms generated record-breaking winds from the Rocky Mountains to the Great Lakes...

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Officials Say School Didn't Search Ethan Crumbley's Backpack Despite Legality to Do So [Video]

Officials Say School Didn't Search Ethan Crumbley's Backpack Despite Legality to Do So

Michigan Officials Say School Didn't , Search Ethan Crumbley's Backpack, Despite Legality to Do So. Oakland County prosecutor Karen McDonald says officials at Oxford High School had every right to..

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Parents of Michigan High School Shooter Charged with Manslaughter [Video]

Parents of Michigan High School Shooter Charged with Manslaughter

Parents of Michigan , High School Shooter, Charged with Manslaughter. CBS News reports the parents of the student who killed four and injured seven at Oxford High School in Michigan face charges for..

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US Government Approaches Possible Shutdown [Video]

US Government Approaches Possible Shutdown

US Government , Approaches Possible Shutdown. 'The Washington Post' reports the United States government is headed for a potential shutdown. As a crucial fiscal government deadline draws near,..

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Deadly Michigan School Shooting [Video]

Deadly Michigan School Shooting

Four students were killed and eight others, including a teacher, were injured in a shooting at Oxford High School in Michigan.

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Michigan State Football Fans Burn Couches, Flip Car After Beating Michigan

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Ben Crump Takes Over Black Realtor's Case, Lawsuit Possible

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