Obama’s EPA Moves to Preserve Gas Mileage Requirements
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency moved Friday to preserve strict fuel-economy standards put in place by the Obama administration, making it difficult for the Trump administration to undo them.
Detroit Teachers, School District Reach Building Repair Deal
DETROIT (AP) — Detroit's teachers union and the city's school system have agreed to a settlement following complaints of mold, vermin and other building maintenance issues at schools.
Michigan Economy, Tax Revenues Projected to Grow Modestly
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan's economy and tax revenues are projected to continue growing at a modest pace.
Detroit Officers Acquitted in Theft Case, Can Return to Work
DETROIT (AP) — Detroit's police chief says two members of an elite police unit can return to work after being acquitted of stealing money from people they stopped on the street.
Harry Reid Will Oppose Nomination of Jeff Sessions for AG
WASHINGTON (AP) — The top Democrat in the Senate says he will oppose the nomination of Sen. Jeff Sessions, President-elect Donald Trump's pick for attorney general.
Amazon Plans to Hire 100,000 Over the Next 18 Months
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon plans to hire 100,000 people across the U.S. over the next 18 months.
LuminoCITY Adds Illuminated Sculptures to Downtown Detroit [VIDEO]
DETROIT (AP) — A network of 16 illuminated sculptures has been constructed around downtown Detroit.
UK Considering $1,200 Charge to Hire EU Workers After Brexit
LONDON (AP) — The British government says it is considering charging employers 1,000 pounds ($1,200) a year for every skilled worker they recruit from the European Union after the U.K. leaves the bloc.
Trump’s HHS Pick Faces Calls for Probe of Stock Trades
WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump's nominee to be the nation's top health official is facing calls for investigation of whether his stock picks were guided by insider knowledge as a senior member of Congress.
EPA Official: Improvement Seen in Flint’s Water System
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A U.S. Environmental Protection Agency official says Flint's water system is improving amid efforts to address the city's lead-tainted water crisis.