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Sears Canada says it is seeking court protection

Sears Canada says it is seeking court protectionThe retailer, a separate, publicly traded company that was spun off from Sears Holdings in 2012, has piled up losses
  • Business
  • 2 hours, 57 minutes ago
Business

State-owned Qatar Airways seeks 10% stake in American

State-owned Qatar Airways seeks 10% stake in American AirlinesAmerican said in a regulatory filing Thursday that the bid was unsolicited
  • Business
  • 3 hours, 35 minutes ago
Business

Applications for jobless aid tick up to still-low 241K

Applications for jobless aid tick up to still-low 241KThe number of people receiving unemployment benefit checks rose 8,000 to 1.94 million
  • Business
  • 4 hours, 5 minutes ago
Autos

Autonomous vehicle traffic at Mcity

Autonomous vehicle traffic at McityMcity urban test facility is bustling with autonomous vehicles including a pair of driverless shuttles that will transport students on the North Campus as well as the latest from Ford.
  • Autos
  • 16 hours, 30 minutes ago
Business

Tyson adds video, auditors to monitor poultry

Tyson adds video, auditors to monitor poultry“If they’re happy, the more they’re going to eat and the more they’re going to grow,” a manager said
  • Business
  • 19 hours, 5 minutes ago
Mobility

Keeping job was one fight too many for Uber CEO

Keeping job was one fight too many for Uber CEOUber CEO Travis Kalanick pushed out as company matures
  • Mobility
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Business

Gateway conference aims to link entrepreneurs, China

Gateway gathering aims to link entrepreneurs, ChinaTuesday was the kickoff of the two-day Gateway ’17 conference headed by the Alibaba Group, the online shopping giant
  • Business
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Business

Micro apartments squeeze Hong Kong yuppies

Micro apartments squeeze Hong Kong yuppiesIn the world’s costliest housing market, young professionals pay big for dwellings the size of prison cells
  • Business
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Business

Gateway '17 opening remarks with Jack Ma

Gateway ‘17 opening remarks with Jack MaGateway '17 opening remarks with Jack Ma
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  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Detroit

Detroit council OKs bonds for Pistons move

Detroit council OKs bonds for Pistons moveCity Council approves $34.5 million in taxpayer-funded bonds to bring team downtown
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Detroit

Judge approves $6.5M settlement for exotic dancers

Judge approves $6.5M settlement for exotic dancersA judge has approved a $6.5 million settlement in a wage dispute involving 28,000 current or former exotic dancers
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Business

Take a spin inside Shinola’s Detroit turntable factory

Take a spin inside Shinola’s Detroit turntable factoryDetroiters on Shinola’s audio team returned to their music roots to create a turntable for all generations
  • Business
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Politics

GOP leaders to exclude most lawmakers from tax talks

GOP leaders to exclude most lawmakers from tax talksThe administration wants to bring a finished tax bill to the House and Senate, said Gary Cohn
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Nation

Trump sons take helm of company, eye domestic expansion

Trump sons take helm of company, eye domestic expansionEric and Donald Trump Jr. are now eyeing ways to use the new lease on the family fame
  • Nation
  • 2 months ago
Business

Amazon’s Prime Wardrobe puts dressing room in your home

Amazon’s Prime Wardrobe puts dressing room in your houseAmazon is testing a new service for Prime members that allows them to try on the latest styles before they buy
  • Business
  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Business

Ken gets makeover: Cornrows, beefy bod, new skin tones

Ken gets makeover: Cornrows, beefy bod and new skin tonesMattel is introducing 15 new looks for the male doll, giving him new skin tones, body shapes and hair styles
  • Business
  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
World

EU takes fat out of fire: Belgian fries out of danger!

EU takes fat out of fire: Belgian fries are out of danger!The European Commission wants all Belgians, and the world at large, to know: your famous fries are safe!
  • World
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Business

Shinola's Detroit Turntable Factory

Shinola’s Detroit Turntable FactoryTake a spin inside Shinola's Detroit turntable factory.
  • Business
  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
Business

With Whole Foods, Amazon acquires distribution network

With Whole Foods, Amazon acquires distribution networkIt has a network of warehouses and stores in some of the most affluent ZIP codes in America
  • Business
  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
Business

UPS adds new fee up to $1 for holiday-season deliveries

UPS adds new fee up to $1 for holiday-season deliveriesUPS is adding the new charge to residential customers during peak delivery periods in November and December
  • Business
  • 2 days, 23 hours ago
Business

AAA: Average gas prices in Michigan fall 8 cents

AAA: Average gas prices in Michigan fall 8 centsAAA says the lowest average price was about $2.20 per gallon in the Benton Harbor area
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  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
Restaurants + Bars

Detroit Vegan Soul opens second location July 22

Detroit Vegan Soul opens second location July 22Vegan soul food restaurant that started in West Village will be the first full-service eatery in Grandmont-Rosedale
  • Restaurants + Bars
  • 3 days, 12 hours ago
Business

Amazon said to plan cuts of Whole Foods’ staff, prices

Amazon said to plan cuts of Whole Foods’ staff, pricesAmazon expects to reduce headcount and change inventory to lower prices and make Whole Foods competitive with Wal-Mart
  • Business
  • 4 days, 13 hours ago
Business

Can Amazon persuade people to buy fresh food online?

Can Amazon persuade people to buy fresh food online?Can Amazon win enough of them over to having their fresh groceries arrive in an Amazon box?
  • Business
  • 4 days, 18 hours ago
Daniel Howes

Podcast: Howes on Silicon Valley muscle

Podcast: Howes on Silicon Valley muscleHowes says the biggest threat to Detroit isn’t foreign rivals. It’s the tech revolution in the global auto space.
  • Daniel Howes
  • 5 days, 3 hours ago
Business

Grocery store stocks plummet on Amazon-Whole Foods deal

Grocery store stocks plummet on Amazon-Whole Foods dealStocks of grocery store operators plunge as investors worry Amazon will wreak havoc on groceries
  • Business
  • 5 days, 19 hours ago
Business

City: Suit on Pistons move threatens recovery

City: Suit on Pistons move threatens ‘delicate recovery’Attorneys said a lawsuit to delay the Pistons’ move back to the Motor City would hurt the city’s ‘delicate recovery’
  • Business
  • 5 days, 21 hours ago
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