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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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#NPRReads: Considering The Language Of Wine And What's In A Toddler's Mouth

#NPRReads: Considering The Language Of Wine And What's In A Toddler's Mouth

#NPRreads is a weekly feature on Twitter and on The Two-Way. The premise is simple: Correspondents, editors and...

Marine Version Of F-35 Deemed 'Combat Ready'

Marine Version Of F-35 Deemed 'Combat Ready'

Updated at 2 p.m. ETEighteen years and nearly $400 billion since engineers begin outlining the initial concept, a...

Toxic Lead Contaminates Some Traditional Ayurvedic Medicines

Toxic Lead Contaminates Some Traditional Ayurvedic Medicines

Nisha Saini has been practicing an Indian traditional health form called Ayurveda for over 16 years. She runs a small alternative health center in Manhattan called...

Despite High Expectations, Sentencing Reform Proposals Still On Ice

Despite High Expectations, Sentencing Reform Proposals Still On Ice

Advocates and inmates working to overhaul the criminal justice system will have to wait at least a little longer for...

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Federal Court Places A Stay On Order Compelling NCAA To Pay Athletes

Federal Court Places A Stay On Order Compelling NCAA To Pay Athletes

The ruling comes nearly a year after a district court judge ruled that the NCAA violated antitrust laws and should let schools pay athletes $5,000.

Dylann Roof Pleads 'Not Guilty' To Federal Hate Crime Charges

Dylann Roof Pleads 'Not Guilty' To Federal Hate Crime Charges

The 21-year-old is accused of carrying out the ruthless attack that killed nine worshipers at a historic black church in Charleston last month.

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Grand Opening: Tanger Outlets Grand Rapids

Grand Opening: Tanger Outlets Grand Rapids

Lots of excitement in West Michigan as what's being called a "world class" shopping experience opens up. Some folks...

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