3:05 PM Mar 5, 2014
An economist testified Tuesday that children raised by heterosexual parents had a much greater chance of making normal progress through school than those living with same-sex couples, putting his own spin on census data that was crunched differently by another expert at Michigan's gay-marriage trial.
9:00 AM Feb 27, 2014
A sociologist testifying Wednesday at Michigan's gay-marriage trial said children raised by same-sex parents suffer no handicap when compared to other kids.
3:58 PM Feb 27, 2014
The U.S. government's auto safety watchdog is investigating whether General Motors acted quickly enough to recall 1.6 million older-model small cars in a case linked to 13 deaths.
10:29 AM Feb 25, 2014
Rep. John Dingell, who played a key role in some of the biggest liberal legislative victories of the past 60 years, said Monday that he will not try to add to what is already the longest congressional career in history.
3:54 PM Feb 14, 2014
General Motors is recalling almost 780,000 older-model compact cars in North America because a faulty ignition switch can shut off the engines without warning and cause crashes.
9:00 AM Feb 13, 2014
The public paid more than $1 million for the years-long legal defense of former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick and his father, according to figures released Wednesday by a federal court.
11:00 AM Feb 12, 2014
Graco is recalling nearly 3.8 million car safety seats because children can get trapped by buckles that may not unlatch.
9:00 AM Feb 12, 2014
A Roman Catholic priest is charged with stealing money from a fund set up to help poor people in Detroit, Hamtramck and Highland Park.
9:00 AM Feb 11, 2014
Belle Isle in Detroit officially became Michigan's newest state park on Monday, with the Department of Natural Resources taking over management of the 985-acre island park in a move that's expected to save the bankrupt city between $4 million and $6 million a year.
10:50 AM Feb 6, 2014
About 200 to 300 gallons of diesel fuel spilled into the Detroit River while a U.S. Coast Guard ship was taking on fuel, officials said.

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