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  • Detroit bankruptcy helped lay foundation for growth Today 6:00 am
    One of the biggest things to hit Detroit since the moving assembly line marked its fifth anniversary this week. That’s when the Motor City became the largest municipality in American history to declare bankruptcy. Just weeks before, a union ...
  • State to reimburse Kent County more than half a million dollars for PFAS work Yesterday
    The state will reimburse Kent County for some 8,000 hours it's spent working on groundwater contamination. The Grand Rapids Press reports that the state will reimburse the Kent County Health Department over half a million dollars for the work it's...
  • Stateside 7.20.2018 Yesterday
    Today on Stateside , interviews with Attorney General Bill Schuette, who is running for the gubernatorial Republican nomination for governor; and Dana Nessel, who is the only Democrat running for attorney general in 2018. Plus, a summer cocktail m...
  • Failure to move on regional transit hurts businesses, workers say RTA proponents Yesterday
    Regional transit will not make it onto the ballot in Detroit and surrounding counties this November. The Regional Transit Authority of Southeast Michigan proposed a millage for Wayne, Washtenaw, Oakland, and Macomb counties, but leaders from Oakla...
  • Congressional Democrats get update on Flint's recovery Yesterday
    A dozen members of Congress received an update Friday on the Flint water crisis. The group, all Democrats, met with city residents and inspected a pipe replacement project on the city’s north side. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi says the...


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    • At least 1 Dead, 1 Wounded in L.A. Grocery Shooting 25 minutes ago
      A man shot his grandmother and girlfriend Saturday and then led police on a car chase that ended when he crashed into a pole and ran inside a busy supermarket as bullets from officers shattered the front doors. About three hours after he took host...
    • US Military Sees Change in N. Korea; Others Skeptical Today 6:41 pm
      A top U.S. military official called North Korean leader Kim Jong Un “a man of his word” while backing up assertions by other key officials that talks with Pyongyang are making progress. The commander of U.S. Forces-Korea, General Vin...
    • Afghan Government Considering New Cease-Fire Today 6:05 pm
      The Afghan government is mulling over whether to announce another cease-fire with the Taliban during next month’s Eid holiday, a spokesman for Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said Saturday. “Given the desire of the Afghan people, the c...
    • Fiat Chrysler Names Jeep Boss to Replace Stricken CEO Today 4:16 pm
      Fiat Chrysler named on Saturday its Jeep division boss, Mike Manley, to take over immediately for Chief Executive Sergio Marchionne, who is seriously ill after suffering major complications following surgery. The carmaker said British-born Manle...
    • Peru's New Justice Minister Takes Office in Wake of Scandal Today 3:55 pm
      Peruvian lawmaker Vicente Zeballos took over as justice minister on Saturday, a week after his predecessor, Salvador Heresi, was fired in an influence-peddling scandal that has shaken the country's judiciary. Zeballos will be resp...