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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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Texting While Walking: Are You Cautious Or Clueless?

Texting While Walking: Are You Cautious Or Clueless?

Do you roam city sidewalks with your nose buried in your phone, oblivious to what's going on around you? If so, you...

'Booker Dozen' Stirs In A Hefty Batch Of American Authors

'Booker Dozen' Stirs In A Hefty Batch Of American Authors

When the Man Booker Prize announced in 2013 it would expand eligibility to include writers across the English...

Windows 10 Rolls Out, Along With Concern Over Sharing Wi-Fi Passwords

Windows 10 Rolls Out, Along With Concern Over Sharing Wi-Fi Passwords

Microsoft rolled out Windows 10 as a free upgrade Wednesday, hoping to become more relevant to mobile users as it...

On Wyatt Cenac, 'Key & Peele,' And Being The Only One In The Room

On Wyatt Cenac, 'Key & Peele,' And Being The Only One In The Room

Last week, the Internet exploded after an episode of the WTF! Podcast with Marc Maron went online. The guest was the...

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Some Chinese Grandparents Are Making Their Grandkids Fat

Some Chinese Grandparents Are Making Their Grandkids Fat

A new study shows that children in China who are mainly cared for by grandparents instead of mom and dad are twice as likely to be overweight — contributing to the...

Texting While Walking: Are You Cautious Or Clueless?

Texting While Walking: Are You Cautious Or Clueless?

People who text while walking change their pace and seem to walk more cautiously, a study says. But that doesn't mean you're not a menace to yourself and others.

University Of Cincinnati Police Officer Charged In Killing Of Unarmed Black Man

University Of Cincinnati Police Officer Charged In Killing Of Unarmed Black Man

The Hamilton County Prosecutor said the shooting of Sam DuBose was "asinine" and "totally unwarranted." Officer Ray Tensing, the prosecutor said, should have never...

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Former head of county veterans office sentenced to jail

Former head of county veterans office sentenced to jail

The former director of Calhoun County's Veterans Affairs office has been sentenced to jail after authorities say he...

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