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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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How To Convince Teen Girls To Stay Away From Sugar Daddies

How To Convince Teen Girls To Stay Away From Sugar Daddies

Chilo Ketlhoafetse struts around an eighth-grade classroom like the coolest guy in Botswana, warming the students up...

Taliban Acknowledge Death Of Leader, Select Successor

Taliban Acknowledge Death Of Leader, Select Successor

The Taliban have confirmed reports that the group's spiritual leader, Mullah Omar, is dead, and the Afghan-based...

University Of Cincinnati Officer Pleads Not Guilty To Murder Charge

University Of Cincinnati Officer Pleads Not Guilty To Murder Charge

A University of Cincinnati officer who was charged in the murder of an unarmed black man during a routine traffic...

'Top Gear' Team Signs Deal With Amazon; New Car Show Set For 2016

'Top Gear' Team Signs Deal With Amazon; New Car Show Set For 2016

Months after they left the BBC, car enthusiasts Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May are headed to Amazon,...

Testing By AP Finds Water At 2016 Olympic Sites 'Rife With Human Sewage'

Testing By AP Finds Water At 2016 Olympic Sites 'Rife With Human Sewage'

It's no secret that the water at some of the 2016 Olympic venues in Rio de Janeiro has some problems.NPR's Lourdes...

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3 UVa Graduates Sue 'Rolling Stone,' Reporter Over Rape Article

3 UVa Graduates Sue 'Rolling Stone,' Reporter Over Rape Article

News of the lawsuit by former Phi Kappa Psi members comes along with word that Rolling Stone's managing editor, Will Dana, has resigned.

How A Beauty Queen With Diabetes Found Her 'Sugar Linings'

How A Beauty Queen With Diabetes Found Her 'Sugar Linings'

She didn't know that sporting an insulin pump on her bikini at a beauty pageant would make her an Internet sensation. Sierra Sandison is trying to use that to help...

What Botswana's Teen Girls Learn In 'Sugar Daddy' Class

What Botswana's Teen Girls Learn In 'Sugar Daddy' Class

They often think an older guy is a great boyfriend. They believe he's less likely to have HIV than a teenager. Plus, he's flush with cash. How do you get them to...

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Michigan warns of wildfire danger because of heat, dryness

Michigan warns of wildfire danger because of heat, dryness

Michigan authorities say there's a growing danger of wildfires because of hot weather and a lack of rain in many...

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