| Aug 20, 2012
| 9:10 AM
For the second year, the Petoskey Eagles will put on the Swim the Bay Benefit, which will raise money for diabetes research.
The benefit is part of a larger, national Fraternal Order of Eagles fundraiser. The fundraiser is a commitment to raise $25...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 9:07 PM
In choosing controversial former University of Oregon President Richard Lariviere as its likely next chief executive, the Field Museum has opted for a "change agent," according to the man hiring him, and a "gentleman with elbows," according to one of...
| Nov 22, 2012
| 7:04 PM
Few would argue that the University of Maryland's decision earlier this week to join the Big Ten isn't about the money — $24 million a year in television revenue.
But university officials are helping to sell the deal with what they argue is a...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 1:05 AM
MILROY, Minn. (AP) - Just south of Milroy is an acreage that has belonged to the Hicks family since 1885, but these days the field is wired with electronic instruments that transmit data in real time to the University of Minnesota Southwest Research and...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 7:43 AM
COLLEGE PARK — The University of Maryland is in serious discussions to join the Big Ten, and the Board of Regents plans to meet Monday to discuss the proposed move, according to two sources with knowledge of the talks.
The regents were told about...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 1:39 PM
Mitch Fick joined FOX 17 News in September of 2012 as a general assignment reporter.
Mitch is "riding the rapids" so far in his TV news career, coming to GRAND Rapids from CEDAR Rapids, Iowa - his hometown.
Mitch spent his first two years in the...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 7:11 AM
WASHINGTON (AP)— Eager to energize young voters, President Barack Obama is depicting Republicans as obstacles to an affordable college education as he previews an argument he will make on university campuses next week in states crucial to his re-...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 4:03 AM
If Supreme Court rejects Obama’s health law, employers, insurers will drive their own overhaul
WASHINGTON (AP) — If the Supreme Court strikes down President Barack Obama’s health care law, employers and insurance companies — not...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 8:17 PM
(CNN) -- Mitt Romney swept the five Republican primaries being contested Tuesday, and he turned from securing the Republican nomination and toward the general election against President Barack Obama.
The former Massachusetts governor was projected to win...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 4:00 AM
After Mitt Romney swept the five Republican primaries being contested Tuesday, he turned from securing the Republican nomination and toward the general election against President Barack Obama.
The former Massachusetts governor was projected to win in...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 4:55 PM
Ask patients in some area hospitals which caregivers they most look forward to seeing, and they'll say the ones with hairy faces and bad breath.
For Sean Harris, they were his dogs Diesel and Wilson. For Michael Friedman, it was the family pooch,...