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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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Cheetos, Canned Foods, Deli Meat: How The U.S. Army Shapes Our Diet

Cheetos, Canned Foods, Deli Meat: How The U.S. Army Shapes Our Diet

Many of the foods that we chow down on every day were invented not for us, but for soldiers.Energy bars, canned...

Dylann Roof Pleads Not Guilty To Federal Hate Crime Charges

Dylann Roof Pleads Not Guilty To Federal Hate Crime Charges

A judge entered pleas of not guilty to 33 federal hate crime counts against Dylann Roof, the white suspect accused...

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

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

One day before a district court ruling was to go into effect that would force the NCAA to allow colleges to pay student-athletes $5,000 per year, the 9th U.S. Circuit...

#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...

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Hillary Clinton's Doctor Says She's Healthy Enough To Be President

Hillary Clinton's Doctor Says She's Healthy Enough To Be President

Clinton's doctor says she's eating healthily, drinking occasionally, swimming, lifting weights and, yes, doing yoga.

Cheetos, Canned Foods, Deli Meat: How The U.S. Army Shapes Our Diet

Cheetos, Canned Foods, Deli Meat: How The U.S. Army Shapes Our Diet

Many of the processed foods that we eat — and the way they're made — were invented not for us, but for soldiers, says the author of the new book Combat-Ready Kitchen.

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.

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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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