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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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Migrant Dies In Calais As Thousands Try To Use Channel Tunnel

Migrant Dies In Calais As Thousands Try To Use Channel Tunnel

France is boosting security around its entry to the tunnel that runs beneath the English Channel, after thousands of...

Tom Brady Calls NFL's 4-Game Suspension 'Unfair'

Tom Brady Calls NFL's 4-Game Suspension 'Unfair'

Tom Brady issued an impassioned defense of his actions this morning after NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell decided to...

Afghan Government Investigates Reports That Mullah Omar Is Dead

Afghan Government Investigates Reports That Mullah Omar Is Dead

The Afghan government says it is investigating reports that the Taliban's spiritual leader, Mullah Omar, is dead.It...

Could President Obama Win A Third Term?

Could President Obama Win A Third Term?

President Obama was giving the final speech of his Africa tour, offering a critique of the young democracies on that...

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Rep. Chaka Fattah Sr., Of Philadelphia, Indicted On Corruption Charges

Rep. Chaka Fattah Sr., Of Philadelphia, Indicted On Corruption Charges

The Justice Department alleges that Fattah was involved in a wide-ranging conspiracy that included bribery, the illegal use of campaign contributions and theft of...

To Shed Pounds, Going Vegetarian Or Vegan May Help

To Shed Pounds, Going Vegetarian Or Vegan May Help

A meta-analysis found that people on vegetarian diets lost around 4.4 pounds more than the control group who had no change in diet. Those who tried a vegan diet...

The Future Of American History

The Future Of American History

Three college professors respond to questions about the evolving challenges of teaching the history of a complex nation.

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Huntington Bank expands Michigan microlending program by $5M

Huntington Bank expands Michigan microlending program by $5M

The Columbus, Ohio-based bank said in a news release Tuesday that the expansion is within a $25 million microlending...

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