Tag Archive | "U.S."

As Detroit escapes federal monitoring of police, U.S. Justice Department to meet with residents

A judge in August granted a joint request from the city and the U.S. Justice Department to end court-mandated federal oversight over the Detroit Police Department. And U.S. Attorney Barbara McQuade is holding town hall meetings as part of “post-consent judgment monitoring of the police department.” Full News here – Detroit News

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Same-sex couples file U.S. Supreme Court appeal

Mark Sherman Associated Press – WASHINGTON — Same-sex couples seeking the right to marry are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to settle the issue of gay marriage nationwide. Appeals filed Friday urge the justices to review last week’s lower court ruling that upheld anti-gay marriage laws in Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio and Tennessee. The ruling by the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of […]

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

U.S. Coast Guard helicopter pilots abort missions after laser incidents in southeast Michigan

U.S. Coast Guard officials are reacting strongly to two recent acts of suspected mischief that caused helicopter pilots aborting their missions. Full News here – Detroit News

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Despite slumping Cadillac, GM posts best U.S. sales in October since 2007

General Motors’ total sales in the U.S. last month were flat at 226,819 units, but it marked the Detroit automaker’s best October since 2007. Full News here – Detroit Business News

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Lots of open U.S. House seats in Michigan this year

Mike Householder Associated Press – The more things change with Michigan’s U.S. House delegation, the more they stay the same. The state is guaranteed to send four new faces to Congress after the Nov. 4 election, thanks to open seats. That number most likely will grow to five when factoring in the Detroit-area 11th District, where incumbent Rep. Kerry Bentivolio lost […]

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

U.S. Attorney to watch for election fraud, voting rights violations Tuesday in Detroit

The U.S. Attorney’s office has appointed an election monitor to respond to complaints related to voting rights and election fraud in Detroit and Hamtramck. Full News here – Detroit News

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Covenant HealthCare included in ad in U.S. News & World Report

Covenant HealthCare is included in the recent annual U.S. News & World Report congratulatory ad by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. Full News here – Oakland Business

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Top 5 in West Michigan Business: West Michigan home to cheapest gas prices in U.S.

The most popular Grand Rapids business stories on MLive during the past week. Full News here – Oakland Business

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Henry Rollins reflects on Detroit, state of U.S., government’s role, plans for a film & more

DETROIT, MI — Read the first line of Wikipedia’s description of Henry Rollins and it sounds pretty exhausting. This 53-year-old Washington, D.C. native, a former member of the punk rock group Black Flag, wears so many hats its hard to keep track. As the entry states, Rollins indeed is a musician, writer, journalist, publisher, actor, […]

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

French molder AdduXi to open first U.S. factory in Rochester Hills

French molder AdduXi to open first U.S. factory in Rochester Hills

Bill Bregar, Plastics News – Precision French molder AdduXi Group is opening its first factory outside of its home country — in Rochester Hills — and the top local executive said the time is right, as the U.S. automotive industry is on a roll. “All the ingredients for success are really together in Detroit right […]

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

West Michigan home to cheapest gas prices across U.S., though it won’t last long

If it’s time to top off the tank, five stations in Greenville are charging $ 2.55 a gallon — the cheapest in all the U.S., GasBuddy’s Patrick DeHaan said. Full News here – Oakland Business

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Michigan to get nearly $3.5M in U.S. settlement with nursing home chain

Eric Tucker – WASHINGTON, D.C. — A nursing home chain has agreed to pay $ 38 million to resolve allegations that it billed Medicare and Medicaid for substandard care at nearly three dozen facilities around the country, the Justice Department said, including seven in Michigan. A federal investigation into Extendicare Health Services Inc. accused the company of failing to […]

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow announces 30 projects to support Michigan specialty crop growers

Most the projects will be run in conjunction with groups that promote specific crops or the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development. Full News here – Oakland Business

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

U.S. Rep. Kerry Bentivolio weighs write-in campaign after primary loss

U.S. Rep. Kerry Bentivolio, R-Milford, was trounced in last month’s Republican primary but now says he is considering a write-in campaign for re-election to the 11th congressional district seat, even though he acknowledges it could well serve to elect the Democratic nominee. Full News here – freep

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

UM tops U.S. public universities in global ranking

The University of Michigan is the nation’s top public university for the second straight year, according to the QS World University Rankings. Full News here – Schools RSS from The Detroit News

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Submit Your Photo Of Detroit

Share A Story/ Photo of your city!

Title:
Text: (Type story here, it will show as text under the photo)
Picture: (will be re-sized automatically)
Tags: (add comma separated tags here)

 

You agree to these terms & conditions when posting!

English + no HTML please. We email you once your post is live.

Advanced submission/ Mobile users