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

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

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Group Offers To Help Revive HitchBOT That Was Vandalized In Philadelphia

Group Offers To Help Revive HitchBOT That Was Vandalized In Philadelphia

The story of hitchBOT — the robot that had visited Europe and New York City, but couldn't make it out of...

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...

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Texas Attorney General Turns Himself In On Fraud Charges

Texas Attorney General Turns Himself In On Fraud Charges

Facing three felony charges that allege securities fraud, Texas Attorney Ken Paxton was processed at a county jail and released on bond Monday morning.

Second American Accused In Illegal Killing Of Lion In Zimbabwe

Second American Accused In Illegal Killing Of Lion In Zimbabwe

Zimbabwean wildlife officials say the man killed the lion in April during a hunt that was illegal. This comes a week after the killing of a lion named Cecil sparked a...

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...

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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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