| May 24, 2012
| 4:44 PM
SOUTH BEND -- The Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh will spend Friday, his 95th birthday, as he spends every birthday -- fishing for bass, walleye and northern pike in northern Wisconsin.
"The years are tough and they get tougher. But at the end of the year, you...
| May 29, 2012
| 8:39 AM
Who says America doesn't make stuff anymore? From cars to coffee, hot sauce to jumbo jets, we've got ten great places to see how the proverbial sausage is made.
—Ford Rouge Factory, Dearborn, Mich.
One of the most important sites in the history of...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 7:32 AM
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The question of whether or not Northern Michigan Hospitals of Petoskey should become affiliated with another hospital may be decided by the hospital board of trustees this fall.
Discussions about affiliating with either the parent company...
| Aug 29, 2012
Mitt Romney probably should not try to joke about President Barack Obama's birth certificate. It's potentially offensive and, worse, Romney's not very good at it.
The Republican presidential candidate has the right idea. Humor is an excellent way to...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 7:41 AM
On this Labor Day weekend, there has been no time since the long and bitter days of the Great Depression that our working men and women have faced such bleak futures.
Our times today are desperate for the millions of hard working men and women whose jobs...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 5:55 PM
DETROIT -- Metal detectors belonging to the Secret Service that were on a stolen rental truck have been recovered, a law enforcement source said Monday.
The metal detectors, which were to have been used at a campaign event for Vice President Joe Biden,...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 7:41 PM
Metal detectors belonging to the Secret Service that were on a stolen rental truck have been recovered, a law enforcement source said Monday.
The metal detectors, which were to have been used at a campaign event for Vice President Joe Biden, were found...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 5:07 AM
DETROIT (AP) — When DC Comics decided to blow up its fabled universe and create a brave, diverse future, Geoff Johns drew from the past for a new character: his own background as an Arab-American.
The company's chief creative officer and writer...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 11:55 AM
What does President Barack Obama ask when he meets another native of Hawaii? About their birth certificate.
While campaigning in Florida on Saturday, the president stopped in at Gator Dockside, a Florida sports bar that boasts 19 big-screen televisions...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Hindsight being 20-20, we can look back on history and see the turning points, which are invisible to us as we're living through them. Automobiles have an approximately 120-year history (discounting some 18th century anomalies), and the milestones are now...
| May 30, 2012
| 9:35 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Being sleepy behind the wheel is almost as bad as drinking and driving, suggests a new study from France.
The study, published as a letter in the Archives of Internal Medicine, found that drivers who were either drunk or...