Interim Michigan State University President John Engler, who was hired to lead the university through arguably its most difficult time, is now part of the university's problem.
When we’re old and sick and poor, we might be forced to keep warm by burning all the government reports that we ignored, warning us that Social Security and Medicare are running out of money. The latest such report was issued earlier this month.
Some recent celebrity suicides have sparked much discussion about depression and mental illness. There was, however, little talk of spiritual health.
The Restaurant Opportunities Center, a major financial supporter of Michigan One Fair Wage, argues that while tips are meant to be a reward for good service, customers often tip the same amount to every server.
Many of us enjoy cycling or know people who do, and, naturally, we all want it to be an activity people can do safely.
Gov. Rick Snyder hasn't wavered in his priorities for the remainder of his term. He's actively pursuing the talent development program which he's dubbed the Marshall Plan.
This spring, feats of heroism aren’t confined to superhero movies. Witness the stirring exploits of three ordinary — or should we say extraordinary — heroes:
If you're wondering why Americans expect only the worst from their government, consider the cowardly, conniving actions of Norm Shinkle, chairman of the Board of State Canvassers.
Michigan Democrats have sounded an alarm against charter schools for years, raising the specter of greedy for-profit corporations seeing children as dollar signs. That rhetoric is only growing in a pivotal election year.
High Great Lakes water levels do have some benefits, the experts say. High water levels are good for beach vegetation, which provides improved habitat for a variety of fish species and other aquatic animals.
Michigan State University now knows the financial consequences of failing to stop sexual predator Dr. Larry Nassar from abusing girls and young women on its campus for more than two decades.
If the printed version of your local newspaper disappeared, you can’t assume all would be well because it is online anyway. It won’t be.
Illinois just took a dive into planning efforts to keep Asian carp out of the Great Lakes. Gov. Bruce Rauner said his state is willing to help pay for a proposed $275 million project on the Des Plaines River near Chicago.
If you've ever wondered what is wrong with the Michigan Legislature, the Citizens Research Council of Michigan has bad news for you. Michigan voters prefer it that way.
A bill moving through the state Legislature would get police out of the petty theft racket, but would leave the door open for them to continue engaging in grand larceny.