Now Playing:
Michigan's Positive Hits
Current Conditions Lansing, MI ° Humidity: %
88.1 Lansing

Smile FM Headline News

National News

Washington Post

House leaders postpone vote on their health-care plan
Washington Post
House leaders postponed a vote Thursday on their plan to overhaul the nation's health-care system, casting doubt on whether President Trump and House Speaker Paul D. Ryan (R-Wis.) can deliver on one of the GOP's central promises to the voters who ...
Not enough votes -- House delays health care bill to FridayCNN
House Vote to Repeal Affordable Care Act Is Postponed, Despite Trump's EffortNew York Times
Trump, Ryan scramble to save health care bill after vote canceledPolitico
The Hill -Reuters -New York Post -ABC News
all 2,025 news articles »


London victims: Police officer, teacher, American tourist killed
London (CNN) The three people killed in the London terror attack were a veteran policeman, a teacher and an American tourist. Kurt Cochran, who was visiting London from Utah with his wife, died as a result of injuries sustained in the attack, his ...
Police Identify Suspect In London Attack Near Parliament; Death Toll Rises To 4NPR
London Pride, UndauntedNew York Times
The Latest: Thousands gather for vigil in LondonMiami Herald
Los Angeles Times -Fox News -Reuters -KTLA
all 5,232 news articles »

New York Times

Devin Nunes Puts Credibility of House Panel He Leads in Doubt
New York Times
Representative Adam B. Schiff, left, the ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee, and Representative Devin Nunes, the chairman of the committee, at a news conference in Washington this month. Credit Gabriella Demczuk for The New York ...
House Intel chairman under fire from all sidesThe Hill
Nunes apologizes to House Intel Committee, member saysCNN
House Intelligence Chair Nunes apologizes for how he handled revelations surrounding Trump and his aidesWashington Post
Politico -Fox News -ABC News -U.S. News & World Report
all 819 news articles »

Washington Post

Schumer: Democrats will filibuster Gorsuch nomination
Washington Post
Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch's confirmation hearings ended Thursday on a confrontational note, with the Senate's top Democrat vowing a filibuster that could complicate Gorsuch's confirmation and lead to an overhaul in the way the U.S. Senate ...
US to recommend approval of Keystone XL pipeline, AP sources sayLos Angeles Times
Democrats Plan to Filibuster to Thwart Gorsuch NominationNew York Times
Schumer Says He'll Oppose Gorsuch Nomination, Sets Up Filibuster Showdown With GOPNPR
CNN -Politico -The Hill -Fox News
all 4,534 news articles »

Business Insider

'Why do you say that I have to apologize?': Trump clashes with reporter who asks repeatedly about false claims
Business Insider
Time magazine's Washington bureau chief, Michael Scherer, confronted President Donald Trump over his history of making statements without providing evidence, saying in an interview published Thursday that "people in your position in the Oval Office ...
The Facts Behind 5 Claims President Trump Made in His TIME Interview on TruthTIME
Fact-checking Trump's TIME interview on truths and falsehoodsPolitiFact
President Trump's cascade of false claims in Time's interview on his falsehoodsWashington Post
New York Daily News -U.S. News & World Report -SFGate
all 106 news articles »

Israeli Police Arrest Suspect in Bomb Threats Made Against American Jewish Centers
Israeli police arrested a 19-year-old man Thursday in connection with the wave of bomb threats and hoaxes against Jewish community centers in America, authorities in Israel said. The unnamed man a dual U.S.-Israeli citizen is Jewish himself ...
Jewish community hopeful bomb threats will end after arrest of 19-year-oldBaltimore Sun
Israel Arrests Hacker Linked to Threats on US Jewish CentersNBC Southern California
Israel Arrests Man Suspected In Wave Of Bomb Threats Against Jewish CentersNPR
Daily Beast -KTLA -BBC News -Washington Post
all 272 news articles »

Slate Magazine (blog)

Energy Secretary Rick Perry Just Weighed in on a Student Body Election That Hinged on Glow Sticks
Slate Magazine (blog)
Rick Perry is the current United States Secretary of Energy. You would think that would be a pretty consuming job being a member of the president's cabinet, but Perry has a long history of confounding expectations. Let's not forget Perry once forgot ...
Trump's energy secretary hints that college student body election was riggedWCPO
Rick Perry blasts election of Texas A&M's first gay SGA presidentHouston Chronicle
Texas Tribune talks changes in state gun feesKBTX

all 85 news articles »

Baltimore Sun

Family of Hampden man charged in NY fatal stabbing express shock, extend condolences
Baltimore Sun
The family of a Hampden man charged with fatally stabbing a black man in Manhattan, in what police called a racially motivated attack, condemned the killing in a statement Thursday. "Our family is shocked, horrified, and heartbroken by this tragedy.
Hate-fueled Baltimore man saw first victim as 'practice' to 'kill additional black men' in Times SquareNew York Daily News
The Latest: Hate killing suspect's kin 'shocked, horrified'
White Supremacist Admits to Fatally Stabbing Homeless Black Man in NYC, Cops
NBC New York -WABC-TV -New York Post
all 165 news articles »

CBS News

Belgians thwart car attack day after terror strikes London
CBS News
BRUSSELS -- Belgian authorities have raised security in the port of Antwerp after a car with French license plates drove at high speed through a busy shopping street, forcing pedestrians to jump out of the way. The federal prosecutor's office said the ...
Police stop alleged car attacker in BelgiumNew York Post
Man held for driving car at crowd in Belgium's AntwerpYahoo News
Man held after car speeds into Antwerp shopping streetReuters -SFGate -Voice of America
all 150 news articles »

The Hill

Overnight Regulation: Senate moves to strike Obama-era internet privacy rules
The Hill
Welcome to Overnight Regulation, your daily rundown of news from the federal agencies, courts, Capitol Hill and beyond. It's Thursday evening here in Washington, where GOP leaders were forced to postpone a vote on their ObamaCare repeal-and-replace ...
US Senate Votes To Repeal Obama-Era Internet Privacy RulesNPR
The Senate just voted to undo landmark rules covering your Internet privacyWashington Post
Senate votes to kill privacy rules meant to protect people's sensitive data from their Internet providersLos Angeles Times
ABC News -Ars Technica -BuzzFeed News -The Fiscal Times
all 127 news articles »

Local News For Lansing, MI

Lansing State Journal

Gibson's Bookstore to close, family hopes cafe can stay
Lansing State Journal
LANSING - Gibson's Bookstore will close following the end of Lansing Community College's spring semester in May, according to the owners. Co-owner David Poquette's grandfather began selling textbooks to LCC students out of the back of a station wagon ...

Lansing State Journal

Woman charged with trafficking minors for sex in Lansing area
Lansing State Journal
LANSING - A woman faces nine felony charges related to prostitution and sex trafficking of children in the Lansing area, officials said. Amber Speed, 40, was arraigned Wednesday in 54A District Court on three counts of minor sex trafficking, three ...
AG SCHUETTE: Human trafficking charges against Lansing womanWLNS

all 15 news articles »

Buckley shows grit and determination in Class D semifinal victory over Lansing Christian
In a game where bodies were falling all over the place and seemed to hang in the balance on every loose ball, Buckley hit just enough shots to hold off a pesky Lansing Christian squad, 68-61, on Thursday night. Austin Harris led the Bears with a game ...
Lansing Christian falls short in state semifinalUSA TODAY High School Sports
East Lansing's Johns Named AP Class A Boys Player of Year ...U.S. News & World Report
Pittsford dominates Class D final to complete unbeaten seasonConcord Register

all 13 news articles »

Lansing State Journal

From the Archives: The Brewery
Lansing State Journal
If you were over 21 in 1972, the Lansing area's newest and hottest night spot probably wasn't for you. The Brewery catered to the 18- to 21-year-old crowd. It opened April 19, 1972 at 3411 E. Michigan Ave. During its first week, it served about 2,000 ...

and more »

Lansing State Journal

5 things to do in Lansing, March 25-28 - Lansing State Journal
Lansing State Journal
Lansing's got a little of everything going on this weekend, from beer making to burlesque to music and meditation. Check out the details below.

and more »

Lansing State Journal

Former Lansing councilman gets new attorney for embezzlement charge
Lansing State Journal
LANSING - Former Lansing City Council President Harold Leeman Jr. will get a new court-appointed attorney thanks to a "breakdown of communications" with his current attorney. He was set to face a preliminary examination today in 54A District Court on ...


Over 1500 BWL customers without power -
Around 1500 customers are currently without power in Lansing and East Lansing, according to the Lansing Board of Water & Light's website.
Power restored after outage in East Lansing - Lansing State JournalLansing State Journal

all 3 news articles »


Wind-damaged Lansing church rebuilding brick-by-brick | WLNS
Your Local News Leader, providing up-to-date local news, weather and sports for Lansing and Jackson 24 hours a day. - Always On, Always Free.

and more »

Gas station robbery update
Lansing police are looking for two men who robbed a speedway gas station on Michigan avenue Wednesday night. Employees say one robber was wearing a camo jacket. The other had a carhart. Both were wearing masks. One of the men had a gun.

Lansing State Journal

Daughter must leave land of dead in Peppermint Creek's 'Eurydice'
Lansing State Journal
Act I: Peppermint Creek revisits Greek myth. In a season that explores what it is like to be a woman, to be a lady, it would be remiss to overlook the relationship between fathers and daughters. It's why Peppermint Creek Theatre Company is about to ...

and more »