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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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Is This The Beginning Of The End For The SAT and ACT?

Is This The Beginning Of The End For The SAT and ACT?

Many high schoolers hoping to attend George Washington University in Washington, D.C., one of the top private...

Researchers Warn Against 'Autonomous Weapons' Arms Race

Researchers Warn Against 'Autonomous Weapons' Arms Race

"Starting a military AI arms race is a bad idea," says a group of researchers and concerned citizens who are urging a ban on offensive military weapons that don't...

After Hope For Early Release, Prisoners' Applications Stuck In Limbo

After Hope For Early Release, Prisoners' Applications Stuck In Limbo

It took a while for Dana Bowerman's long prison sentence to sink in.Bowerman is a onetime honor student and...

During Pool Season, Even Lifeguard Numbers Are Taking A Dive

During Pool Season, Even Lifeguard Numbers Are Taking A Dive

A teenager locking down a summer job as a lifeguard used to be a big deal.But this summer, several parks and...

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Investigation Underway Into Killing Of Cecil, Zimbabwe's Best Known Lion

Investigation Underway Into Killing Of Cecil, Zimbabwe's Best Known Lion

The killing of the beloved lion, hunted for sport, has been condemned by wildlife conservationists. A conservationist in Zimbabwe says a ban should be imposed on the...

Is This The Beginning Of The End For The SAT and ACT?

Is This The Beginning Of The End For The SAT and ACT?

George Washington University is the latest and one of the largest private universities to drop its admissions testing requirement.

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City Council OKs land swap with Ambassador Bridge owners

City Council OKs land swap with Ambassador Bridge owners

The Detroit City Council has approved a land swap between the city and the owners of the Ambassador Bridge...

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