Max Cobb

Student Reporter

Max Cobb is a student reporter for WCMU's news department. He reports daily for 'Morning Edition' and 'All Things Considered."

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A former CEO of a Saginaw area Credit Union pleaded guilty Monday to embezzling more than $700,000.

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The Mackinac Bridge Authority is planning to meet this week to discuss the Annual Bridge Walk.

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A package of bills introduced in Lansing would increase penalties for crimes committed against police officers, firefighters, and paramedics.

The U.S. Mint

A new quarter was released today (Wednesday), and it comes with a little taste of Michigan.


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A mid-Michigan business incubator and accelerator has named its Entrepreneur of the Year. This year, the recognition is going to a gentleman who has incorporated artificial intelligence into healthcare.

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The Michigan fire marshal says an increase in the number of deaths from house fires this winter has him warning homeowners to be safe.

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The U-S Department of Agriculture is awarding more than 115-thousand dollars to the increase rural access to broadband services in Michigan.

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Michigan failed on more than half of the criteria on a recent report card from the American Lung Association.

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A recent study shows that a person’s overarching concern for the future of the nation can induce as much stress as more personal issues like money and work.

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Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the country. And Michigan ranked 8th nationally in heart related deaths in 2016.