Ann Arbor - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Ann Arbor University of Michigan gets unpublished Orson Welles scripts ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Orson Welles' daughter has given the University of Michigan dozens of the renowned filmmaker's scripts, including many unpublished works from the 1950s and 1960s. The more than 70 TV, film and stage scripts have been added to the University of Michigan Library's Screen Arts Mavericks & Makers collection, an archive highlighting visionaries in the inde... Tue, 25 Apr 2017 20:05:00 GMT 2017-04-25T20:05:00Z University of Michigan unveils 1,500-pound Rubik's Cube ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — University of Michigan mechanical engineering students have made one of the most popular puzzle games much larger. And tougher to solve. Seven former and current students unveiled a 1,500-pound Rubik's Cube during a ceremony Thursday inside the G.G. Brown engineering building on the Ann Arbor campus. The massive, mostly aluminum structure is meant to ... Fri, 14 Apr 2017 00:17:00 GMT 2017-04-14T00:17:00Z Fed Chair Yellen says economy close to achieving Fed goals ANN ARBOR, Michigan (AP) — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Monday that the central bank is close to achieving its goals on employment and inflation. Her remarks could be seen as providing support for gradual increases in interest rates. While expressing satisfaction with how the economy is performing, Yellen did voice concerns about moves in Congr... Mon, 10 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT 2017-04-10T23:00:00Z Michigan hockey coach Red Berenson retires after 33 seasons ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan hockey coach Red Berenson is retiring after a 33-season run that included two national championships. "I've thought about this for a long time and I think this is the right time and it's the right thing to do for the Michigan hockey program," the 77-year-old Berenson said Monday. He will become a special... Mon, 10 Apr 2017 20:38:00 GMT 2017-04-10T20:38:00Z Michigan team plane slides off runway, players safe ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A plane carrying the Michigan men's basketball team slid off a runway during an aborted takeoff Wednesday, causing extensive damage to the aircraft and forcing passengers to exit through emergency doors onto wings and slides at Willow Run Airport. The 109 passengers and seven crew members didn't suffer injuries, according to the Wa... Thu, 09 Mar 2017 04:38:00 GMT 2017-03-09T04:38:00Z Wagner leads Michigan over No. 14 Purdue 82-70 ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Moe Wagner is becoming a fan favorite at Michigan — and the type of sharp-shooting big man the Wolverines haven't always had. Wagner scored 22 of his 24 points in the first half, outplaying everyone on Purdue's vaunted front line and leading Michigan to an 82-70 victory over the 14th-ranked Boilermakers on Saturday. The 6-foot-11 Wagner went 10 of 15... Sun, 26 Feb 2017 01:24:00 GMT 2017-02-26T01:24:00Z Forged racist emails cause stir at University of Michigan ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Someone sent racist and anti-Semitic emails to University of Michigan students and made it look like they were from a computer science professor who pushed for presidential election recounts in several states. About 40 students protested early Wednesday outside the home of the school's president, Mark Schlissel, about the spoofed e... Wed, 08 Feb 2017 18:26:00 GMT 2017-02-08T18:26:00Z Michigan State's Ward gets tech for apparent trip of rival ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State's Nick Ward insisted he didn't trip Michigan's Moe Wagner intentionally. "I really don't think I did on purpose," Ward said after the Wolverines routed the Spartans 86-57 on Tuesday night. "But (the officials) thought I did." Ward was walking toward his bench during a timeout when his right foot co... Wed, 08 Feb 2017 07:40:00 GMT 2017-02-08T07:40:00Z U. of Mich. video game cache serves as an archive, at play ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The University of Michigan collects video games. Lots of them. The Ann Arbor university's Computer and Video Game Archive features over 7,000 titles — everything from time-honored favorites such as "Pac-Man" and "Frogger" to newer fare, including "Call of Duty" and "Halo"— on dozens of gaming systems. ... Wed, 01 Feb 2017 12:10:00 GMT 2017-02-01T12:10:00Z Michigan paying 3 on Harbaugh's staff $1 million per year ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan is committed to paying Jim Harbaugh's top three assistants $1 million each per year. Defensive coordinator Don Brown and offensive coordinator Tim Drevno have been retained with contracts worth more than $10 million combined over the next five years. Passing coordinator Pep Hamilton was lured away from the Cleveland Browns with a $4.25 millio... Wed, 25 Jan 2017 13:04:00 GMT 2017-01-25T13:04:00Z Special toilet at U. Mich. takes aim at urine-to-fertilizer ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The University of Michigan sees value in urine. And it wants to know if others do, too. The Ann Arbor school announced Tuesday that it has installed a toilet and urinal in a campus engineering building that take aim at converting human urine into fertilizers. The split-bowl toilet is designed t... Wed, 25 Jan 2017 00:10:00 GMT 2017-01-25T00:10:00Z Obama's final jobs report: Big pay gain, slower hiring WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans' paychecks rose in December at the fastest pace in more than seven years as steady hiring and low unemployment led some businesses to pay more to attract and keep workers. Employers added 156,000 jobs, a decent total that shows that moderate hiring remains sustainable 7½ years after the recovery from the Great Recession began. The report provided ... Fri, 06 Jan 2017 21:47:00 GMT 2017-01-06T21:47:00Z Police: Alleged threat to Michigan Muslim student untrue ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Police in Michigan on Wednesday debunked a Muslim student's allegation that was widely cited as an example of a spike in anti-Muslim incidents in the wake of Donald Trump's presidential victory. The woman reported in mid-November that a man approached her near the University of Michigan campus and threatened to set her on fire if s... Thu, 22 Dec 2016 01:03:00 GMT 2016-12-22T01:03:00Z