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Column: Future of electric grid needs to be discussed

Column: Future of electric grid needs to be discussedThe infrastructure will soon need significant ongoing investment just to keep things the way they are
  • Opinion
  • 7 hours, 16 minutes ago
Business

Retirement dreams fizzle for some with Obamacare repeal
Workers contemplating retirement get jitters over insurance cost

Retirement dreams fizzle for some with Obamacare repealWorkers contemplating retirement get jitters over insurance cost
  • Business
  • 11 hours, 17 minutes ago
Business

Michigan jobless rate rises to 5.3 percent in February
As more workers enter Mich. job market, unemployment rate ticks up slightly

Michigan jobless rate rises to 5.3 percent in FebruaryAs more workers enter Mich. job market, unemployment rate ticks up slightly
  • Business
  • 11 hours, 20 minutes ago
Technology

YouTube losing major advertisers upset with videos

Google’s YouTube losing major advertisers upset with videosCompanies have discovered that their brands have been appearing alongside videos promoting terrorism
  • Technology
  • 13 hours, 16 minutes ago
Politics

Big box stores tax reform plan faces uphill battle

Big box stores tax reform plan faces uphill battleHouse lawmakers reintroduce plan to change big box stores’ property tax assessment after it died last year in Senate
  • Politics
  • 14 hours, 37 minutes ago
Business

Butterbeer ice cream hitting shelves for Potter fans

Butterbeer ice cream hitting shelves for Harry Potter fansA Pennsylvania ice cream maker is courting Harry Potter fans with a new flavor based on Hogwarts’ favorite drink
  • Business
  • 19 hours ago
Technology

Google Maps already tracks you; now others can, too

Google Maps already tracks you; now other people can, tooGoogle Maps users will soon be able to broadcast their movements to friends and family via an app
  • Technology
  • 21 hours, 9 minutes ago
Politics

Labor nom says he won’t let politics influence hiring

Labor nominee Acosta says he won’t let politics influence hiringAlexander Acosta said he won’t allow political pressure from the Trump administration influence his hiring decisions
  • Politics
  • 21 hours, 26 minutes ago
Environment

Climate outlook improves as fewer coal plants built

Report: Climate outlook improves as fewer coal plants builtConstruction of new coal-fired power plants is falling worldwide, improving chances climate goals can be met
  • Environment
  • 23 hours, 33 minutes ago
Business

Sears has ‘substantial doubt’ about its future

Sears has ‘substantial doubt’ about its futureSears lost $2B last year and acknowledges its turnaround attempts haven’t been working
  • Business
  • 23 hours, 58 minutes ago
Business

Igniter of Fireball Whisky tackles tequila market

Igniter of Fireball Whisky tackles tequila marketGhost brand’s bid to capitalize on broader growth of Mexican liquor faces looming trade challenges
  • Business
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Business

Wells Fargo ATMs to offer phone access

Wells Fargo ATMs to offer phone accessWells Fargo would be the first to upgrade all of its ATMs with the feature across the United States
  • Business
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Business

U.S. stocks drop most in 2017

U.S. stocks drop most in 2017Rout in bank stocks comes amid concern that Trump’s pro-growth policies won’t sail through Congress
  • Business
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Business

Clevelanders want more from Gilbert for public funds

Clevelanders want more from Gilbert for public fundsA Cleveland group drove to Detroit, calling for Dan Gilbert to invest in the city before using public funds on The Q
  • Business
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Business

General Mills: ‘Light’ yogurt sales hurting the most

General Mills: ‘Light’ yogurt sales hurting the mostYogurts that have more fat and taste better are gaining popularity, General Mills said
  • Business
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Technology

Apple cuts prices on some iPads, releases red iPhones

Apple cuts prices on lower-end iPads, releases red iPhonesApple is refreshing and cutting prices on two of its iPads, but held back on updating its higher-end tablets
  • Technology
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
More Sports

Detroit MLS bid goes all-in on Gratiot jail site

Detroit MLS bid goes all-in on Gratiot jail siteWith 12 cities competing for franchise, soccer officials seek assurances on stadium developments
  • More Sports
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Life

Great time to be a dog in downtown Detroit

It’s a great time to be a dog in downtown DetroitPet shops, vet services and activities are catering to dogs, owners who live downtown
  • Life
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Nation

Deep South freeze means fewer blueberries and peaches

Deep South freeze means fewer blueberries and peachesBetween the two states, crop losses from the freeze could approach $1 billion, officials said
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: Duggan, Snyder take lead on shoring up pensions

Howes: Duggan, Snyder take lead on shoring up pensionsBy now this state should know that pension promises made in the public financial space are not always promises kept
  • Daniel Howes
  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
World

Swiss bank UBS faces tax fraud trial in France
Bank allegedly helped wealthy French clients evade France’s tax authorities

Swiss bank UBS faces tax fraud trial in FranceBank allegedly helped wealthy French clients evade France’s tax authorities
  • World
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Business

Deluge of boxes from online shopping

Deluge of boxes from online shoppingNationwide, the United States Postal Service’s package deliveries are up 65 percent since 2009
  • Business
  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Business

Wells Fargo credit applications fall most since scandal
Retail customers opened 43 percent fewer checking accounts in February

Wells Fargo credit applications fall most since scandalRetail customers opened 43 percent fewer checking accounts in February
  • Business
  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Technology

Apple eyes augmented reality for the masses

Apple eyes augmented reality for the massesWe will all “have AR experiences every day, almost like eating three meals a day, Tim Cook says
  • Technology
  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Business

Companies see big profits from health savings accounts
A major expansion by Republicans could mean millions more customers — and fees — flowing to a handful of companies

Companies see big profits from health savings accountsA major expansion by Republicans could mean millions more customers — and fees — flowing to a handful of companies
  • Business
  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Business

747’s reign as queen of the skies coming to close

Boeing 747’s reign as queen of the skies coming to closeThe last two U.S. airlines that fly the planes will retire them by the end of the year
  • Business
  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Nation

Airlines expect 4% rise in passengers this spring

Airlines expect 4% rise in passengers this springAirlines for America forecast Monday that a record 145 million U.S. passengers will fly between March 1 and April 30
  • Nation
  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
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