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Michigan

The State of Michigan is located in the Great Lakes Region of the United States of America. The name Michigan is a French adaptation of the Ojibwe word mishigama, meaning "large water" or "large lake". Michigan is the eighth most populous state in the United States. It has the longest freshwater shoreline of any political subdivision in the world, being bounded by four of the five Great Lakes, plus Lake Saint Clair.

Articles About Michigan

Manchester United players celebrate
Manchester United Dominates US Club Los Angeles Galaxy, 7-0 in US Tour 2014

By IBTimes AU

Manchester United defeated the Los Angeles Galaxy, 7-0 in their first game under manager Louis van Gaal in the Chevrolet Cup held at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California. (2:39 pm)

MORE TOPICS: FEDEX, CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES, MANCHESTER UNITED, WAYNE ROONEY, REAL MADRID

Jul 14, 2014; New York, NY, USA; Floyd Mayweather Jr. reacts during press conference at Times Square.
Boxing News 2014: Mayweather Gets Promoter Licence in Nevada; Indicator of Forthcoming Retirement?

By IBTimes AU

Unbeaten American boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr appears to be preparing to hang his gloves and become a full-time boxing promoter like Oscar dela Hoya, based on the number of promoter licences he is acquiring. (8:45 am)

MORE TOPICS: BARCLAYS, CALIFORNIA, COURT, NEW YORK

A staff member from Ocean Park hold her ears during a Laughter Yoga class
12 Year Old Girl Grows a New Ear in Her Arm After Losing it to a Raccoon

By IBTimes AU

Charlotte Ponce had lost her ear and other parts of her face when she was a baby. Her birth parents' pet raccoon bit her right ear off, her nose and parts of her mouth when she was just three months old. But a plastic surgeon at Beaumont Children's Hospital, Dr. (Jul 24)

U.S. President Barack Obama
US Green Billionaire to Spend $100 Million in Campaign to Stop Republicans from Entering Senate

By IBTimes AU

In the upcoming US mid -term elections, Hedge funds tycoon Tom Steyer will unleash a $100 million campaign spread in 7 states as an offensive against Republican party candidates, reports CNN. Backed by his environmental advocacy group the green billi... (Jul 24)

MORE TOPICS: ELECTIONS, CLIMATE CHANGE, FLORIDA, PENNSYLVANIA

Young and the Restless Casting News, August Spoilers: Two Characters Return to Y&R with Resolution to ‘Maddening Mystery’; Adam Newman Return Update

By IBTimes AU

Over the period of time, “The Young and the Restless” (Y&R) has seen several characters coming and going. It’s been almost six months, but fans are not yet over Michael Muhney’s-who portrayed beloved Adam Newman-exit. (Jul 24)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, CRICKET, LOS ANGELES

A Christian woman, who fled from the violence in Mosul two days ago
Lack of Sleep May Hurt Memory

By IBTimes AU

According to the researchers at Michigan State University (MSU) and the University of California (UC), Irvine a lack of sleep which is already widespread among the people and affecting their health, has another negative aspect to it, leading to errors in memory. (Jul 22)

MORE TOPICS: CALIFORNIA, DISASTERS

Australian Dollar Outlook - 21 July 2014

By IBTimes AU

Bell FX Currency Outlook: The Australian Dollar has started this week just under the .9400 mark as most of the volatility in financial markets which increased after the Malaysian Airlines disaster and the escalation of the conflict in Gaza dissipated... (Jul 21)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, CHINA, ISRAEL, JAPAN, UKRAINE

People stand near part of the wreckage of a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777
Malaysia Airlines MH17 Tragedy Feared to Provoke World War 3

By IBTimes AU

Could the disaster that fell upon Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 trigger a major global war after dozens of innocent lives, who definitely had nothing to do with the tensions ongoing between Ukraine and Russia, were lost? (Jul 18)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, RUSSIA, UNITED AIRLINES, UKRAINE

Bodybuilders lift weights at a sports centre in Juba
Gymming Can Help You Achieve a Higher GPA

By IBTimes AU

For those who thought there was no alternative to night-long studying and researching in a library for a high GPA, a recent study by the New Michigan State University (MSU) is here to help. The study found that more than working hard and reading book... (Jul 18)

The Amazing Race Season 25 Premieres on Sept. 26, 2014: Check out the 11 Competing Teams! [WATCH VIDEOS]

By IBTimes AU

CBS has announced some important details about "The Amazing Race" (TAR) Season 25 which will premiere on Sept. 26, 2014. Check out the 11 competing teams below that make up the TAR Season 25 cast. (Jul 15)

MORE TOPICS: CALIFORNIA, FLORIDA, NEW YORK, NEW JERSEY, TENNESSEE