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Michigan utility to launch residential solar energy program

Michigan utility to launch residential solar energy program

Michigan residents interested in solar power as an energy source can soon do so right on their utility bills.That’s...

Former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury honors Ford family with birthday gift

Former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury honors Ford family with birthday gift

President Gerald R. Ford would have turned 102 on Tuesday.The 38th President of the United States was honored in...

Cost of disparity makes economic case for equity

Cost of disparity makes economic case for equity

A recent report puts a multi-billion dollar price tag on inequality in the state, and calls for action by local leaders.Eric Williams is the executive director of...

State loses appeal over tax break in certain home sales

State loses appeal over tax break in certain home sales

The Michigan Supreme Court has ruled in favor of home sellers in a tax dispute involving property in a market that's...

Michigan gets $5.5 million for health

Michigan gets $5.5 million for health

Michigan has received more than $5.5 million in federal money to help strengthen its health emergency preparedness efforts.The Michigan Department of Health and Human...

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Donald Trump's Flipping Political Donations

Donald Trump's Flipping Political Donations

"Well, if I ever ran for office, I'd do better as a Democrat than as a Republican," Donald Trump told Playboy in...

Former N.Y. Prison Employee Enters Guilty Plea Related To Inmates' Escape

Former N.Y. Prison Employee Enters Guilty Plea Related To Inmates' Escape

Joyce Mitchell, the Clinton Correctional Facility worker who was charged last month with aiding two convicted...

Giant Panda Jia Jia Celebrates 37th Birthday And 2 Guinness World Records

Giant Panda Jia Jia Celebrates 37th Birthday And 2 Guinness World Records

Jia Jia, a giant panda living at an amusement park in Hong Kong, celebrated her 37th birthday on Tuesday and, along...

Happy 50th Birthday, Medicare. Your Patients Are Getting Healthier

Happy 50th Birthday, Medicare. Your Patients Are Getting Healthier

Here's a bit of good news for Medicare, the popular government program that's turning 50 this week. Older Americans...

Obama Asks African Countries To Create Jobs, Foster Democracy

Obama Asks African Countries To Create Jobs, Foster Democracy

President Obama capped a five-day trip to Kenya and Ethiopia by becoming the first sitting American president to...

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Arizona Cardinals Hire Female Coach For Training Camp And Preseason

Arizona Cardinals Hire Female Coach For Training Camp And Preseason

"I am honored to be a part of this amazing team," says Jen Welter, an athlete and sports psychologist.

Bones In Church Ruins Likely The Remains Of Early Jamestown's Elite

Bones In Church Ruins Likely The Remains Of Early Jamestown's Elite

Scientists say remains of four men exhumed from what was once an Anglican church suggest they were well-nourished, "high-status" leaders in the early 17th century...

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With new bump, Minnesota ushers in region's top minimum wage

With new bump, Minnesota ushers in region's top minimum wage

The dollar-per-hour bump taking effect Saturday for some 288,000 of Minnesota's lowest-paid workers is the second of...

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