Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - 10:07pm

Incumbent U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell, D-Mich, won the Democratic primary race over primary challenger and University of Michigan Medical School student Solomon Rajput on Tuesday. 

The Associated Press called the race at 9:44 p.m. with 31 of precincts reporting. As of 9:59 p.m., Dingell holds 70.60 percent of the votes over Rajput.

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:22pm

On Monday morning, Martino Harmon, University of Michigan vice president of student life,  and University Medical Director Robert Ernst announced several updates for the fall semester.

Sunday, August 2, 2020 - 6:38pm

About a dozen community members gathered at the Ann Arbor Federal Building Saturday afternoon to protest President Donald Trump proposing a delayed presidential election because of absentee voting. The Stop Trump Ann Arbor and Refuse Fascism organizers were joined by Ann Arbor Beyond Bernie members advocating for United States Postal Service funding. 

Thursday, July 30, 2020 - 6:55pm

On Sept. 2, 2019, The Daily reported on the University of Michigan University Health Service’s controversial move to discontinue coverage of sexually transmitted infection testing for students to be included in tuition.

Thursday, July 30, 2020 - 1:30pm

A former University of Michigan student alleged in a press conference Thursday that legendary football coach Bo Schembechler and former athletic director Don Canham knew of of team doctor Robert Anderson’s sexual abuse, Attorneys Spethen Estey, James White and Michelle Simpson Tuegel held the press conference along with the former student to announce a lawsuit against the Univeristy contain

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - 1:50pm

Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson hosted a press conference Wednesday morning to provide updates about the progress made with and the expected outcomes of absentee ballots in the upcoming primary and general elections. In May, Benson sent absentee ballots to all registered voters in the state. The move sparked a debate with President Donald Trump, who threatened to withhold federal funding from the state.

Monday, July 27, 2020 - 4:10pm

The Michigan primary election for Michigan’s 12th Congressional District seat in the U.S. House of Representatives is on Aug. 4. Solomon Rajput, a current medical student at the University of Michigan, is taking a leave of absence to run for Congress and challenging incumbent U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell, D-Mich., who has served three terms as the representative from the 12th district.

The Daily talked with both candidates to discuss a variety of issues including healthcare, the environment, COVID-19 and more.

Sunday, July 26, 2020 - 7:06pm

The University of Michigan announced its hybrid plan for the fall semester in late June, allowing dorms to reopen and remaining flexible to students who do not want to return to campus.

Sunday, July 26, 2020 - 7:04pm
Protestors gathered against racial injustice and the prospect of federal officers entering Detroit Saturday afternoon.

Approximately 200 Michigan residents of all ages and races gathered last Saturday afternoon to protest against racial injustice and the prospect of federal officers entering Detroit

The protests arose after President Donald Trump ordered federal officers to Portland, Ore., to quell protests, raising questions about whether the U.S. government has exceeded its authority and violated civil rights.

Friday, July 24, 2020 - 1:07pm

Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., hosted a virtual event with the Biden for President campaign on Thursday afternoon to discuss the former vice president’s Build Back Better plan and how it will address caregiving for both children and adults in long-term care.

As the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact has spanned beyond health care into almost every aspect of life, parents of children needing care are finding that the closures of these facilities are presenting challenges for families across the nation and the state of Michigan.