University of Texas sociologist Mark Regnerus, the author of a controversial study of children with a parent who at some point had a same-sex relationship, testified in defense of Michigan's ban on gay marriage.
Debbie Dingell is expected to run for the House seat currently held by her husband John, who announced this week that he will retire at the end of his term and gave her a strong endorsement to fill the seat.
Rep. John Dingell (D) of Michigan announced Monday he'll retire at the end of this term. He will exit as one of America’s most powerful legislators, and his departure will mark the end of an era on Capitol Hill.
Authorities tracked down a woman who escaped from a Michigan prison nearly four decades ago and had evaded detection by living under an assumed name in California. She is currently being held without bail.