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Chuck Bennett

Society Confidential: Betsey Johnson feels the love at Macy's Somerset

Society Confidential: Betsey Johnson feels the love at Macy’s SomersetBravo! Bravo! returns to the Detroit Opera House; Catching the Cavs and Celtics
  • Chuck Bennett
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Jocelynn Brown

Handmade: Rag rug maker relishes beautiful works of art

Handmade: Rag rug maker relishes these beautiful works of artBut arthritis has ended her days of crafting them
  • Jocelynn Brown
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Nancy Szerlag

Gardening: Salvias attract attention – and hummingbirds

Szerlag: Salvias attract attention – and hummingbirdsEvery year I develop a crush on one family of plants, and this season it’s salvias
  • Nancy Szerlag
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Bankole Thompson

Bankole: Black journalists should tackle Detroit inequality

Bankole: Black journalists should tackle Detroit inequalityUpcoming NABJ convention should also serve as a forum to lay bare the complexities of Detroit’s recovery
  • Bankole Thompson
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Bankole Thompson

Bankole: Models of black excellence in Detroit

Bankole: Models of black excellence in DetroitA legacy of the city’s black leaders serving their community while holding elected officials accountable needs reviving
  • Bankole Thompson
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Henry Payne

Payne: Jeep Cherokee grows up

Payne review: Jeep Cherokee grows upJeep's compact SUV gets an update with more mainstream styling, a peppy turbo-4 and improved connectivity
  • Henry Payne
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Nolan Finley

Best way to control guns? Lock them up

Finley: Best way to control guns? Lock them upMost often in school shootings, the guns are not purchased by the shooter, but taken from a parent’s closet
  • Nolan Finley
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Nolan Finley

Finley: Probe election meddling wherever it’s found

Finley: Probe election meddling wherever it’s foundFinley wants to know whether the Obama Justice Department worked to both defeat Trump and then undermine him after he won
  • Nolan Finley
  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: MSU can afford $500M Nassar settlement, but can it afford trustees?

Howes: Can MSU afford trustees after Nassar?School pays steep, if absolutely necessary, price to pay to atone for the bad leadership and inept governance that enabled Nassar to prey on hundreds.
  • Daniel Howes
  • 3 days, 13 hours ago
Paul W. Smith

Smith: Our Pure Michigan tour

Smith: Our Pure Michigan tourWrapping up our 15th Annual Paul W. Smith WJR Pure Michigan Tour
  • Paul W. Smith
  • 4 days, 23 hours ago
Nolan Finley

Finley: Empathy shouldn’t drive policy

Finley: Empathy shouldn’t drive policyIt inhibits the careful deliberation and consensus-building necessary to craft sound policies to address crises
  • Nolan Finley
  • 5 days, 23 hours ago
Daniel Howes

Podcast: Howes on MSU’s fiscal reckoning

Podcast: Howes on MSU’s fiscal reckoningMSU's plan to pay $500M to more than 300 women abused Larry Nassar is just one price of failed leadership.
  • Daniel Howes
  • 6 days, 12 hours ago
Lynn Henning

Henning: Are Miguel Cabrera’s days in Detroit numbered?

Henning: Are Miguel Cabrera’s days in Detroit numbered?When Miguel Cabrera was asked about a bad hamstring that now has him on the disabled list, his thinner layers of skin surfaced.
  • Lynn Henning
  • 6 days, 16 hours ago
Adam Graham

Graham: Horse movies 'Lean on Pete,' 'The Rider' gallop forward

Throwback horse films are having quite a yearTwo of the year's best films are about horses. Why are we so drawn to films about the majestic animals?
  • Adam Graham
  • 1 week ago
John Niyo

Niyo: Bottom is falling out of cellar-dwelling rebuild plans

Niyo: Bottom is falling out of cellar-dwelling rebuild plansTanking strategies of some Major League Baseball teams have led to a crunch in the latter part of the standings.
  • John Niyo
  • 1 week ago
Nancy Szerlag

Gardening: Dahlias the darling of all kinds of gardens

Szerlag: Dahlias the darling of all kinds of gardensDahlias are tender perennials with a Mexican heritage so they love warm weather
  • Nancy Szerlag
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Bob Wojnowski

Wojo: Free-spirited Tigers getting most out of rebuild

Wojo: Free-spirited Tigers getting most out of rebuildWhatever it is the Tigers are doing, it’s hard to figure out how they’re doing it.
  • Bob Wojnowski
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Bankole Thompson

Bankole: Medicaid bill would devastate Detroiters

Bankole: Medicaid bill would devastate DetroitersSnyder, who is not known to stoke racial flames for cheap popularity, has an obligation to stop the bill, Thompson says
  • Bankole Thompson
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: To boost tax haul in Detroit, change the reality

Howes: To boost tax haul in Detroit, change the realityAuto insurance rates, income tax-rate disparity are two rational reasons to play fast, loose with permanent residences
  • Daniel Howes
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Ingrid Jacques

Jacques: UM feels a lot like the USSR

Jacques: UM feels a lot like the USSRLook at some of the university’s speech policies and you may feel like you’ve been transported to the USSR, Jacques says
  • Ingrid Jacques
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Henry Payne

Hybrid vs. hybrid: Honda Clarity and Toyota Camry

Hybrid vs. hybrid: Honda Clarity and Toyota CamryIt’s a close match-up between the Honda Clarity Plug-in and Toyota Camry Hybrid
  • Henry Payne
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Molly Abraham

Review: Salvatore Scallopini a crowd-pleaser

Abraham: Salvatore Scallopini a crowd-pleaserTraditional Italian menu, friendly waitstaff and good prices keep people coming back
  • Molly Abraham
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Nolan Finley

Editor’s note: Use state surplus funds for local roads

Editor’s note: Use state surplus funds for local roadsTarget the money to local governments and let them use it to repair surface streets, often at the bottom of funding list
  • Nolan Finley
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Adam Graham

Review: Rollicking ‘Deadpool 2’ keeps the laughs coming

Review: Rollicking ‘Deadpool 2’ keeps the laughs comingRyan Reynolds is back to make fun of the business of superhero movies in hilarious sequel to 2016 smash
  • Adam Graham
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
John Niyo

Niyo: There's no turning back on sports betting now

Niyo: There’s no turning back on sports betting nowU.S. Supreme Court’s ruling Monday has opened it up for every state, including Michigan, to allow legal sports gambling.
  • John Niyo
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: Tesla troubles mount for Musk, bullish investors

Howes: Tesla troubles mount for Musk, bullish investorsYou can hear sirens all the way from Detroit: from outside looking in, electric-car maker Tesla is a company in turmoil
  • Daniel Howes
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Nolan Finley

Editor’s note: U.S. embassy in its proper place now

Editor’s note: U.S. embassy in its proper place nowTrying to avoid Palestinian violence is not a reason to deny Israel the sovereign right enjoyed by every other nation
  • Nolan Finley
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
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