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The Beer Institute releases economic impact study

The Beer Institute releases economic impact study

The American beer industry’s economic impact today is $253 billion.That's roughly 1.5 percent in U.S. Gross Domestic...

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...

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The Beer Institute releases economic impact study

The Beer Institute releases economic impact study

The American beer industry’s economic impact today is $253 billion.That's roughly 1.5 percent in U.S. Gross Domestic...

Bat Boy, 9, Dies After Being Struck In Baseball Game

Bat Boy, 9, Dies After Being Struck In Baseball Game

In a tragic accident that has left a Kansas community in mourning, a bat boy hit in the head by a player taking...

Greek Stocks Drop Sharply As Market Reopens For First Time Since June

Greek Stocks Drop Sharply As Market Reopens For First Time Since June

Five weeks after an economic crisis forced its closure, Greece's stock market reopened Monday to a flurry of selling...

Get Ready For The Biggest Week Yet In The GOP Race For President

Get Ready For The Biggest Week Yet In The GOP Race For President

The inaugural 2016 debate for the White House on Thursday will be the first time many voters will be tuning into the...

Allegations Of Corruption Dog Mexico's First Lady Angélica Rivera

Allegations Of Corruption Dog Mexico's First Lady Angélica Rivera

Eight months ago, Mexico's first lady, Angélica Rivera, known for her fondness of designer clothes and European...

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Ted Cruz Makes 'Mmm ... Machine-Gun Bacon'

Ted Cruz Makes 'Mmm ... Machine-Gun Bacon'

Cruz cooking bacon on a machine gun follows a string of GOP candidates trying to stand out online by destroying a cell phone, playing Operation, and critiquing...

Group Offers To Help Revive HitchBOT That Was Vandalized In Philadelphia

Group Offers To Help Revive HitchBOT That Was Vandalized In Philadelphia

A kid-sized robot that's built around a PVC bucket and sports a friendly face, the hitchBOT couldn't make it out of Philadelphia in one piece.

Bat Boy, 9, Dies After Being Struck In Baseball Game

Bat Boy, 9, Dies After Being Struck In Baseball Game

During his team's game Saturday, Kaiser Carlile was hit in the head by a bat as he ran past the on-deck circle. The accident has left a Kansas community in mourning.

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Wind, rain make a powerful pair as storms hit Michigan

Wind, rain make a powerful pair as storms hit Michigan

Storms carrying strong winds and rain have pummeled Michigan, cutting power, snapping trees and even knocking over...

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