Michigan

Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Hindu devotees attend evening prayers after taking a holy dip in the waters of the River Ganges on the Shahi Snan (grand bath) on the occasion of the Maha Shivratri festival during the ongoing religious Kumbh Mela festival in Haridwar on March 11, 2021. (Photo: Prakash SINGH / AFP)
"It is the time right now where everyone has to take stock and have a reality check of what we need to be doing."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
New research is boosting pressure on President Joe Biden to support a national moratorium on water shutoffs during the coronavirus pandemic. (Photo: Teresa Short/Getty Images)
"These findings should move us to fight even harder for water justice...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Mack Beggs wrestled against Mya Engert during the quarter finals of the Texas Wrestling State Tournament on February 24, 2017 at Berry Center in Cypress. Beggs was assigned female at birth, so he was only allowed to compete in the league for girls. (Photo: Leslie Plaza Johnson/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)
LGBTQ+ rights advocates are warning about the law's impact on trans children...

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The final witness in a trial challenging Michigan's ban on same-sex marriage and adoption, an economist who has authored 60 highly dubious gay parenting "studies," testified that he believes "unrepentant" homosexuals will suffer "eternal damnation" in the fires of hell - a belief, said one straight-faced state official, that's had “no impact on his research." Another star witness was a sociologist whose research shows children raised in same-sex families are "disadvantaged," though under...