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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

World’s Toughest Job Interview Video Goes Viral: What’s the Story Behind the Ad?
World’s Toughest Job Interview Video Goes Viral: What’s the Story Behind the Ad?

By IBTimes IN

American Greetings, a greeting card company, came up with a unique idea to celebrate motherhood during Mother’s Day by creating a video where candidates are interviewed for the world’s toughest job. (Apr 22)

MORE TOPICS: ADVERTISING, MANAGEMENT

Expert Confirms 10,000-Year-Old Mastodon Tooth Found by a Boy in Michigan

By IBTimes AU

A herpetologist and Wildlife Outreach Specialist for the Department of Zoology and Michigan State University (MSU) Museum confirmed the authenticity of the 10,000-year-old mastodon tooth found by a nine-year old boy in their backyard. (Apr 22)

Ben Affleck
'Batman vs Superman': Henry Cavill, Ben Affleck, Zack Synder to Start Shooting in Michigan?

By IBTimes IN

"Man of Steel 2", tentatively titled as "Batman vs Superman" is all set of have all its superheroes under one roof. Reports suggest that soon the shooting of the key sequences of the film will begin which will have all the superheroes in one frame. (Apr 15)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER

Video of Potty-Trained Cat on Youtube Goes Viral

By IBTimes AU

A 1 minute and 13 seconds long video showing Willie, the potty-trained cat, has gone viral on Youtube after it amassed over 3 million views and almost 10,000 likes in less than 2 weeks. (Apr 15)

MORE TOPICS: ELECTIONS

Sick Girl Lacey Holsworth Dies After Loosing Her Battle to Cancer: Basket Ball Star Adreian Payne Grief Stricken

By IBTimes AU

Adreian Payne of Michigan State Spartans has lost his biggest fan--Lacey Holsworth, an 8-year-old girl who succumbed to cancer. Holsworth met Payne two years ago in Michigan children's hospital. (Apr 10)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, CANCER, NEUROBLASTOMA

NCAA Basketball: Final Four-Florida vs Connecticut
NCAA National Championship Game Preview: Kentucky vs. Connecticut Live Streaming, Betting Odds and Trends

By IBTimes AU

Who would have thought that it’s the seventh and eighth seeds that will advance to the 2014 NCAA national championship game. The Kentucky Wildcats take on the Connecticut Huskies in the unlikely pair in the national title game of this year’s March Madness. (Apr 07)

MORE TOPICS: FLORIDA

U.S. President Barack Obama holds his year-end news conference
Worried About Senate, Obama Calls 2014 his Last Campaign

By Reuters

On a politically focused trip aimed at revving up his base and raising cash, President Barack Obama on Wednesday urged supporters to help Democrats keep control of the U.S. Senate and declared this year to be his last campaign. (Apr 03)

MORE TOPICS: BARACK OBAMA, ELECTIONS, HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, CONGRESS

‘Promposal’ Video: Disney Star Allie DeBerry Says Yes, Senior Gets a Prom Date

By IBTimes AU

Regular guy just hit a sash, or probably even a crown! On March 20, Justin Hang posted a five-minute video on YouTube asking Disney star Allie DeBerry to be his date at the prom, and fourteen days later the guy got his wish. (Apr 03)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER

Singers and Judges Urban, Lopez and Connick, Jr. Pose with Host Seacrest and Producer Jackson at the Party for the Finalists of 'American Idol XIII' in West Hollywood
'American Idol' 2014 Spoilers: AI Season 13 'Finals Week 6 - Top 8 Sings Audition Songs'

By IBTimes AU

From thousands of people who have auditioned on "American Idol" (AI) 2014, down to 212 hopefuls who were given the golden tickets and had the chance to reach their dreams and go to Hollywood, only the AI Season 13 top 8 remains. (Apr 01)

MORE TOPICS: FLORIDA, SOUTH AFRICA, HOLLYWOOD, AMERICAN IDOL, JENNIFER LOPEZ

NCAA Basketball: NCAA Tournament-East Regional-Connecticut vs Iowa State
NCAA March Madness 2014: Connecticut vs. Michigan State, Kentucky vs. Michigan Live Streaming Info and Betting Odds Update

By IBTimes AU

Both the University of Connecticut and Michigan State were both seeded low for the 2014 NCAA Tournament. At this point of the Big Dance, both are proving that peaking at the right time is better than being ranked high the pre-tournament rankings. (Mar 31)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, FLORIDA, ARIZONA