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Michigan: State in the northern United States
Michigan is a state in the Great Lakes and Midwestern regions of the United States. Its name comes from the Ojibwe word mishigami, meaning "large water" or "large lake". With a population of approximately 10 million, Michigan is the tenth most populous of the 50 U.S. states, the 11th most extensive by area, being slightly larger than the United Kingdom, 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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Surge of Michigan students volunteer for election [Video]

Surge of Michigan students volunteer for election

Michigan officials launched a campaign aiming to recruit 30,000 poll workers for the November 3rd election, resulting in an overwhelming response from students at the University of Michigan and other..

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Republicans train as poll watchers amid fears of voter fraud [Video]

Republicans train as poll watchers amid fears of voter fraud

[NFA] Encouraged by President Trump and spurred by fears over voter fraud, about 80 volunteers gathered at a banquet hall for a training session on poll watching in Keego Harbor, Michigan. Colette Luke..

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Trump barnstorms FL while Biden heads for MI [Video]

Trump barnstorms FL while Biden heads for MI

[NFA] U.S. President Donald Trump campaigned fiercely in Florida Friday, where he and his challenger are in a statistical dead heat, while Democrat Joe Biden targeted another crucial battleground..

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Biden: Trump is 'still living in a dream world' [Video]

Biden: Trump is 'still living in a dream world'

While at a campaign stop in Michigan Friday, Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden slammed President Trump's handling of COVID-19, saying he's "living in a dream world."

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Trump and Biden to headline dueling town halls [Video]

Trump and Biden to headline dueling town halls

[NFA] The two U.S. presidential candidates will field questions from voters in two different televised events at the same time, in a slot that was meant to hold their second presidential debate. This..

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IPL 2020: Delhi Capitals all set for 'royal' challenge from RR [Video]

IPL 2020: Delhi Capitals all set for 'royal' challenge from RR

Delhi Capitals (DC) is all set to face Rajasthan Royals (MI) on October 14 at Dubai International Stadium. DC team players left their hotel from the UAE city. DC is on 2nd place while RR is on 7th in..

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MI plot suspects also considered targeting VA Gov: FBI [Video]

MI plot suspects also considered targeting VA Gov: FBI

[NFA] Some suspects accused of trying to kidnap Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer also discussed whether they should shoot her in the head and contemplated abducting Virginia Governor Ralph Northam as..

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VA Gov. on alleged kidnap plot: 'There's no imminent danger' [Video]

VA Gov. on alleged kidnap plot: 'There's no imminent danger'

Virginia Governor Ralph Northam on Tuesday commented on being named as a possible target of a kidnapping plot along with Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer, telling reporters that "there's no imminent..

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VA Gov. on kidnap plot: 'There's no imminent danger' [Video]

VA Gov. on kidnap plot: 'There's no imminent danger'

Virginia Governor Ralph Northam on Tuesday commented on being named as a possible target of a kidnapping plot along with Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer, telling reporters that "there's no imminent..

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IPL 2020: Top two leading teams DC and MI all set for face off in Abu Dhabi [Video]

IPL 2020: Top two leading teams DC and MI all set for face off in Abu Dhabi

Delhi Capitals (DC) is all set to face Mumbai Indians (MI) on October 11 at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi. DC team players left their hotel from the UAE city. DC is on 1st place and MI is on 2nd in..

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Trump faces a 'Gray Revolt' among older voters [Video]

Trump faces a 'Gray Revolt' among older voters

Once a solidly Republican voting bloc, Reuters polling shows older Americans are increasingly throwing their support behind Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden ahead of Election Day. This..

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Feds Charge 6 Men in Alleged Plot to Kidnap Michigan Governor [Video]

Feds Charge 6 Men in Alleged Plot to Kidnap Michigan Governor

The six men named in the alleged plot to kidnap Democratic Governor Gretchen Whitmer.

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Trump lashes back at Michigan Governor Whitmer [Video]

Trump lashes back at Michigan Governor Whitmer

U.S. President Donald Trump lashed back at Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer Thursday night after she accused the president of fomenting political extremism. Gloria Tso reports.

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‘Militia’ plot to kidnap US governor Gretchen Whitmer foiled by undercover agents [Video]

‘Militia’ plot to kidnap US governor Gretchen Whitmer foiled by undercover agents

A plot to kidnap Michigan Democratic Governor Gretchen Whitmer and put her “on trial” was foiled by undercover agents and informants, the FBI said.

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Whitmer slams Trump's rhetoric after kidnapping plot [Video]

Whitmer slams Trump's rhetoric after kidnapping plot

At a news conference on Thursday, Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer accused President Donald Trump of encouraging extremist groups like the "sick and depraved men" that targeted her in a thwarted plot..

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Thirteen arrested in plots to kidnap Michigan governor [Video]

Thirteen arrested in plots to kidnap Michigan governor

Thirteen people, including seven men associated with the Wolverine Watchmen militia group, have been arrested in alleged plots to kidnap the Michigan governor and attack the state capitol building,..

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Accommodation Listing Offers Chance To Spend A Night As Mayor Of Hell [Video]

Accommodation Listing Offers Chance To Spend A Night As Mayor Of Hell

An accommodation listing is offering the chance to spend a night as Mayor of 'Hell'. John Colone, the self-proclaimed Mayor of Hell, Michigan, is inviting local residents to claim his throne for the..

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