| Jul 26, 2013
| 7:47 AM
Before there was the Mackinac Bridge, there was Line 5.
Line 5 — Enbridge’s 30-inch pipeline that transports oil across Wisconsin, through the Upper Peninsula and splits into two 20-inch pipes as it runs underneath the Straits of Mackinac....
| Jul 12, 2013
| 5:45 AM
ST. IGNACE — Across the Straits of Mackinac, two pipelines, called Line 5, lie.
Line 5 begins as a 30-inch pipe in Superior, Wis. It cuts across the Upper Peninsula, splitting into two 20-inch pipes to cross the Straits. After the Straits, it...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 2:36 PM
July 25 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Thursday:
** Dell Inc founder Michael Dell raised his $24.4 billion bid by less than 1 percent just hours before it was to be put to a vote,...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 6:28 AM
Philip W. Millard, 85, of Petoskey, Mich., formerly of Harrison, Mich. passed away on March 22, 2013, at McLaren Northern Michigan hospital in Petoskey.
Philip was born on July 13, 1927, to Lester and Margret (Hamilton) Millard of Pontiac, Mich. He...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 4:00 PM
Donald Leon Rockwell, 85, a former resident of Midland, Mich., died peacefully Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at Lakewood Ranch Tidewell Care Center in Bradenton, Fla.
Donald was born Jan. 16, 1928, in Hagerstown, Md., and graduated in 1945 from Hagerstown High...
| May 26, 2013
A free trade agreement between the United States and China? Really? How would that work? We give them our intellectual property and they give us their political dissidents?
Loosening restrictions on trade and investment between the two justifiably...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 9:05 AM
WASHINGTON -- Let's not smother the shale-gas boom. It is the crown jewel of the disappointing economic recovery. Why tamper with success? Yet, there are those who argue that shale gas' benefits could be maximized if we restricted gas exports, mainly as...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 1:05 AM
INDIANAPOLIS AND WEST POINT, IOWA - Dow AgroSciences LLC, a subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company, and M.S. Technologies LLC have unveiled Enlist E3 soybeans as the brand name for the industry's first-ever, three-gene herbicide-tolerant soybean. This...
| May 9, 2013
For decades, Americans have been told of the evils of importing energy. It sends our money abroad, the argument goes, makes us vulnerable to supply disruptions, strengthens our enemies and weakens the economy.
Now, though, the tide is turning....
| May 5, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Remember the 1980s? It was to be the decade of Japanese dominance. A post-Jimmy Carter America would be unable to compete with the efficient Japanese jobs machine. Aging technology, lazy management and high-cost labor would ensure America's rapid demise...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 9:11 AM
It seems to me that we should stop defining eras by presidents and begin defining them by the best and/or (possibly) most influential television show.
This is tricky territory because clearly we’re not about to use the most popular show of the...