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  • U.S. report criticizes Cook County's discontinued police car camera program

    U.S. report criticizes Cook County's discontinued police car camera program
    A troubled Cook County program put faulty camera equipment in police cars, wasting perhaps millions of federal dollars, the Department of Homeland Security's inspector general said in an audit released this morning. Sen. Mark Kirk and U.S. Rep. Michael...
  • Sherman Jerome Spiegel

    Sherman Jerome Spiegel  August 20, 1936 – June 9, 2011 Mr. Spiegel was born in Lawrence, MA to Mark and Elizabeth (Libby) Spiegel.  He graduated from Boston English High School in 1954 and received a BSME from University of Massachusetts at...
  • Michigan Reaps $1.36 Billion in Grants for Advanced Battery Tech

     
    The state of Michigan will be the greatest beneficiary of a $2.4 billion federal grant program to develop advanced battery technology for plug-in and electric vehicles. Vice President Joe Biden and Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm announced that $1.36...
  • How to Get the U.S. Ready for EV Batteries

     
    As lithium-ion batteries increasingly look like the future of cars, getting use in hybrids, plug-in hybrids and electric vehicles, the question is, how do we make them here? The problem is that most of the materials for these batteries come......
  • U.S. EV Battery Production Planned

     
    One of the big problems that's rarely discussed in the tizzy around hybrid electric and plug-in electric vehicles becoming massively adopted is the availability of the batteries that power them. Today, there are no U.S. plants that can build large......
  • The end of the road for U.S. carmakers?

    Are the Big Three worth saving? The U.S. auto industry's downward spiral has accelerated dramatically in recent weeks. In a desperate bid for solvency, General Motors Corp. is seeking a merger with Chrysler. Chrysler has talked with Renault and Nissan...
  • Johnson Controls Suffers 1Q Loss

    MILWAUKEE (AP) - Johnson Controls Inc. says it lost $608 million in its first fiscal quarter, citing soft demand from slumping automotive and construction markets and hefty one-time charges. The Milwaukee-based building and automotive systems company...
  • Johnson Controls to Close 10 Plants

    MILWAUKEE (AP) - Johnson Controls says it will cut jobs and close 10 plants as part of a restructuring effort that will cost between $200 million and $215 million. Johnson Controls has several plants in West Michigan, mostly in the Holland area. The...
  • MEGA Grants Come to West Michigan Companies

    Governor Granholm announces the latest round of Michigan Economic Growth Authority Grants to help diversify the state's economy. Among West Michigan companies to benefit, Johnson Controls, Polycem and Continental Dairy. These companies will receive...
  • Tax Break Bringing Jobs to West Michigan

    LANSING - Four companies set to get millions in tax credits, for their promise to invest almost two billion dollars in advanced car battery technology and hire thousands. The governor sees this as a first step to developing a new industry in the state....
  • Michigan Unemployment Jumps to 12.6%

    LANSING - Unemployment jumped again for the ninth month in a row in Michigan. The state continues to lead the nation in the jobless category, rising to 12.6 percent in March, up from 12 percent in February. That is a full five percentage points higher...