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Watkins: If you have a place to stay, be thankful

Watkins: If you have a place to stay, be thankfulThe human body is not meant to sleep on cold cement
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McNeilly: Voters gave a mandate for a freer Michigan

McNeilly: Voters gave a mandate for a freer MichiganReformers should require labor unions to earn and re-earn the support of their members
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  • 8 hours, 15 minutes ago
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Cyber security: How to stop virtual fence-jumpers

Cyber security: How to stop virtual fence-jumpersFall 2014 has already proven itself to be a season of anxiety for the White House
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  • 8 hours, 15 minutes ago
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Vizena: Gratitude is the greatest gift
For some people, the holidays are nothing like a Norman Rockwell painting

Vizena: Gratitude is the greatest giftFor some people, the holidays are nothing like a Norman Rockwell painting
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  • 8 hours, 15 minutes ago
Ingrid Jacques

Jacques: UM students deserve due process

Jacques: UM students deserve due processDetroit News editors weigh in on the news of the day
  • Ingrid Jacques
  • 8 hours, 15 minutes ago
Opinion

Readers grouchy at Lions losing streak

Readers grouchy at Lions losing streakDetroit News readers speak up
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  • 8 hours, 15 minutes ago
Nation

Theme parks get creative to draw attention, riders

Theme parks get creative to draw attention, ridersMore effort, glitz needed to push people out of their homes and into amusement parks
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  • 8 hours, 17 minutes ago
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Mogk: Detroit needs to abolish property taxes

Mogk: Detroit needs to abolish property taxesThe answer to ending the crisis is to abolish the real property tax
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  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
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Lame-duck laws could impact schools

Lame-duck laws could impact schoolsMany lame-duck legislative sessions have been just that — lame. But not this year’s
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Restore Detroit Police Commission’s power

Restore Detroit Police Commission’s powerThe Detroit Police Commission
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Lyons: Iran negotiations essential to national security
Keeping Iran from acquiring a nuclear weapon is of central importance to American security

Lyons: Iran negotiations essential to national securityKeeping Iran from acquiring a nuclear weapon is of central importance to American security
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  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Opinion

Retailers need tax fairness

Retailers need tax fairnessOnline-only sellers have lured in customers by advertising “tax free” shopping
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Ingrid Jacques

Editor’s note: Students not thankful for school food

Editor’s note: Students not thankful for school foodStudents aren’t especially grateful for the low-calorie offerings they find at school.
  • Ingrid Jacques
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Opinion

Letter: Detroit water department unresponsive
The Detroit Water and Sewerage Department is not nimble in dealing with community concerns

Letter: Detroit water department unresponsiveThe Detroit Water and Sewerage Department is not nimble in dealing with community concerns
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Editorial

Plan B needed for Obamacare subsidies

Plan B needed for Obamacare subsidiesSupreme Court will rule on case that has potential to take away subsidized health coverage
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Editorial

Get tough with Iran

Get tough with IranExtending nuclear negotiations deadline without the hammer of tougher sanctions is risky
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  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
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Owens: Path to fix Michigan roads filled with potholes

Owens: Path to fix Michigan roads filled with potholesThe Michigan Senate’s plan to raise gas taxes to fix roads is unpopular among Michiganians
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Haugh: Michigan doesn’t need Electoral College reform

Haugh: Michigan doesn’t need Electoral College reformMichigan doesn’t need to radically change the way it distributes Electoral College votes
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Kelly: Obama extends war in Afghanistan

Kelly: Obama extends war in AfghanistanPresident Barack Obama has signed an order to authorize continuation of the Afghan war
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Clarence Page

Page: Obama’s immigration frustration

Page: Obama’s immigration frustrationImmigration reform has one major flaw, as House Republicans are concerned: Obama likes it.
  • Clarence Page
  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
Opinion

Letter: Police commission oversight is essential

Letter: Police commission oversight is essentialEM Order 42, limiting power of police commission, is direct contradiction to City Charter
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  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
Nolan Finley

Finley: A fitting honor for John Dingell

Finley: A fitting honor for John DingellDearborn’s John Dingell is leaving Congress after 59 years, but he’s not going unnoticed
  • Nolan Finley
  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
Editorial

Crime reform bills deserve full debate

Crime reform bills deserve full debateProbation, parole changes at local level are advisable if public safety remains top goal
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Opinion

Tax fairness would level playing field for Main Street

Tax fairness would level playing field for Main StreetLack of sales tax for Internet businesses puts them at a competitive advantage
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Opinion

Raise hunger awareness this holiday season

Raise hunger awareness this holiday seasonTackling hunger is a critical first step to creating a stronger community
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City Council’s bad habits could cost Detroit

City Council’s bad habits could cost DetroitScott Benson is acting in an irrational manner, holding up the zoning approval for arena
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  • 3 days, 8 hours ago
Nolan Finley

Finley: What 'The Daily Show' didn't show

Finley: What 'The Daily Show' didn't showThe Daily Show felt it scored its gotcha moment when I said, "Nothing's free"
  • Nolan Finley
  • 4 days, 7 hours ago
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