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The Beer Institute releases economic impact study

The Beer Institute releases economic impact study

The American beer industry’s economic impact today is $253 billion.That's roughly 1.5 percent in U.S. Gross Domestic...

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...

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The Attack On Planned Parenthood Funding Is The Latest Of Many

The Attack On Planned Parenthood Funding Is The Latest Of Many

Republican calls to defund Planned Parenthood over its alleged handling of fetal tissue for research are louder than...

Texas Attorney General Turns Himself In On Fraud Charges

Texas Attorney General Turns Himself In On Fraud Charges

Facing securities fraud charges, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton turned himself in at a jail in Collin County...

Second American Accused In Illegal Killing Of Lion In Zimbabwe

Second American Accused In Illegal Killing Of Lion In Zimbabwe

Zimbabwean wildlife officials have accused a second American of killing a lion during an illegal hunt, this one in April.

Ted Cruz Makes 'Mmm ... Machine-Gun Bacon'

Ted Cruz Makes 'Mmm ... Machine-Gun Bacon'

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Group Offers To Help Revive HitchBOT That Was Vandalized In Philadelphia

Group Offers To Help Revive HitchBOT That Was Vandalized In Philadelphia

The story of hitchBOT — the robot that had visited Europe and New York City, but couldn't make it out of...

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President Obama Set To Unveil New Power Plant Rules In 'Clean Power Plan'

President Obama Set To Unveil New Power Plant Rules In 'Clean Power Plan'

Key elements of the Clean Power Plan include a requirement that would cut the power industry's carbon pollution by 32 percent below 2005 levels in the next 15 years.

The Attack On Planned Parenthood Funding Is The Latest Of Many

The Attack On Planned Parenthood Funding Is The Latest Of Many

Flashback to the 1980s, when President Ronald Reagan tried to restrict funding for Planned Parenthood. Efforts in Congress have continued since then, with the latest...

Texas Attorney General Turns Himself In On Fraud Charges

Texas Attorney General Turns Himself In On Fraud Charges

Facing three felony charges of securities fraud, Ken Paxton was processed at a county jail and released on bail Monday morning.

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Wind, rain make a powerful pair as storms hit Michigan

Wind, rain make a powerful pair as storms hit Michigan

Storms carrying strong winds and rain have pummeled Michigan, cutting power, snapping trees and even knocking over...

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