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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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Your Pill Is Printing: FDA Approves First 3-D-Printed Drug

Your Pill Is Printing: FDA Approves First 3-D-Printed Drug

In a first, the Food and Drug Administration has given approval to a drug that is produced on a 3-D printer. The...

The Strangest Presidential Campaign Ever

The Strangest Presidential Campaign Ever

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Did Beijing's Olympics Song Lift Parts Of 'Let It Go'?

Did Beijing's Olympics Song Lift Parts Of 'Let It Go'?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L0MK7qz13bUhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=48EojfCjQhk

In The Fight Against Tsetse Flies, Blue Is The New Black

In The Fight Against Tsetse Flies, Blue Is The New Black

Walk along one of the many streams and rivers in the West Nile region of Uganda, and you'll notice something funny...

Circus Tent Collapse Kills 2 During Storm In New Hampshire

Circus Tent Collapse Kills 2 During Storm In New Hampshire

A man and a girl were killed while watching a traveling circus show Monday evening, after a strong storm dislodged...

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Your Pill Is Printing: FDA Approves First 3-D-Printed Drug

Your Pill Is Printing: FDA Approves First 3-D-Printed Drug

The company that makes Spritam says the 3-D-printed pill dissolves quickly, even at the highest doses.

The Strangest Presidential Campaign Ever

The Strangest Presidential Campaign Ever

In the annals of American politics, there have been some pretty quirky quests for the White House.

Did Beijing's Olympics Song Lift Parts Of 'Let It Go'?

Did Beijing's Olympics Song Lift Parts Of 'Let It Go'?

Does a Chinese song cross the line between inspiration and imitation? Many commenters online are saying yes.

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Video shows man kicked during downtown Grand Rapids assault

Video shows man kicked during downtown Grand Rapids assault

Police are seeking help from the public in identifying a group of people seen on video attacking a man in downtown...

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