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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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WikiLeaks Docs Purport To Show The U.S. Spied On Japan's Government

WikiLeaks Docs Purport To Show The U.S. Spied On Japan's Government

New classified documents released by WikiLeaks purport to show that the United States spied on Japan's government, banks and companies including Mitsubishi.In one...

Beijing Awarded The 2022 Winter Olympic Games

Beijing Awarded The 2022 Winter Olympic Games

The International Olympic Committee has awarded Beijing the 2022 Winter Games.With the selection, the Chinese city...

In Cambodia, Rats Are Being Trained To Sniff Out Land Mines And Save Lives

In Cambodia, Rats Are Being Trained To Sniff Out Land Mines And Save Lives

It's 5:45 in the morning and in a field outside Siem Reap, home of Angkor Wat, Cambodia's demining rats are already...

Are Donald Trump's Pockets Deep Enough To Fund His Campaign?

Are Donald Trump's Pockets Deep Enough To Fund His Campaign?

In the weeks since Donald Trump launched his self-financed bid for president, the multi-billionaire's hard-edged...

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Measuring The Power Of A Prison Education

Measuring The Power Of A Prison Education

Inmates who took college-level courses while in prison saw a 16 percent drop in their risk of re-incarceration.

Beijing Awarded The 2022 Winter Olympic Games

Beijing Awarded The 2022 Winter Olympic Games

With the selection, Beijing will become the first city to host both winter and summer games. Beijing hosted the 2008 Summer Games.

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Protesters rally against pipeline under Mackinac Straits

Protesters rally against pipeline under Mackinac Straits

"When oil's flowing under the Mac, what do we do? Stand up, fight back!" The group delivered a letter addressed to...

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