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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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Women, There's A Reason Why You're Shivering In The Office

Women, There's A Reason Why You're Shivering In The Office

He was probably about 40 years old, 155 pounds, white, and wearing a suit. And he's the reason why women are...

Families Of Newtown Massacre Victims Reach $1.5 Million Settlement

Families Of Newtown Massacre Victims Reach $1.5 Million Settlement

The relatives of 16 victims of the 2012 elementary school massacre in Newtown, Conn., reached a proposed $1.5...

Your Pill Is Printing: FDA Approves First 3-D-Printed Drug

Your Pill Is Printing: FDA Approves First 3-D-Printed Drug

In a first, the Food and Drug Administration has given approval to a drug that is produced on a 3-D printer. The...

The Strangest Presidential Campaign Ever

The Strangest Presidential Campaign Ever

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Did Beijing's Olympics Song Lift Parts Of 'Let It Go'?

Did Beijing's Olympics Song Lift Parts Of 'Let It Go'?

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Women, There's A Reason Why You're Shivering In The Office

Women, There's A Reason Why You're Shivering In The Office

Air conditioning standards are based on the needs of a 155-pound man. Researchers say it's time to admit that women don't need to be chilled as much and crank up the...

Families Of Newtown Massacre Victims Reach $1.5 Million Settlement

Families Of Newtown Massacre Victims Reach $1.5 Million Settlement

The families of 16 victims sued the estate of shooter Adam Lanza's mother and will receive nearly $94,000 apiece under the deal. The settlement still needs a judge's...

Your Pill Is Printing: FDA Approves First 3-D-Printed Drug

Your Pill Is Printing: FDA Approves First 3-D-Printed Drug

The company that makes Spritam says the 3-D-printed pill dissolves quickly, even at the highest doses.

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Video shows man kicked during downtown Grand Rapids assault

Video shows man kicked during downtown Grand Rapids assault

Police are seeking help from the public in identifying a group of people seen on video attacking a man in downtown...

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