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Could feather bowling be the next pickleball?

economist.com P take their sport seriously. Downtown, Comerica Park, the home of the Tigers, a baseball team, and the Little Caesars Arena, where the Red Wings play ice hockey and the…

Republican parties in important swing states are falling behind

economist.com S podium in a pink hotel ballroom Kristina Karamo, the chairwoman of the Michigan Republican Party, addressed a group of Republican university students. “I first got my…

Detroit wants to be the first big American city to tax land value

economist.com F vantage point of a new apartment on the 33rd floor of the Book Tower, a stunning 1920s Italian-Renaissance-style skyscraper in downtown Detroit, two aspects of the city…

Ford and Stellantis workers join those at GM in approving contract settlement that ended UAW strikes

chicagotribune.com DETROIT — The United Auto Workers union overwhelmingly ratified new contracts with Ford and Stellantis, that along with a similar deal with General Motors will raise pay…

Union workers at Stellantis and Ford close to ratifying deals that would end lengthy labor disputes

chicagotribune.com DETROIT — Members of the United Auto Workers union were close to approving contract agreements with Stellantis and Ford on Friday with voting at both companies…

Vote on tentative contract with General Motors too close to call

chicagotribune.com DETROIT — In a tight vote, thousands of United Auto Workers members at General Motors are expected to finish casting ballots Thursday on a tentative contract agreement that…

U.S. raises pressure on Israel to protect civilians; southern Gaza strikes intensify

nbcnews.com The Israeli army said its overnight strikes targeted infrastructure belonging to Hamas in Gaza, including munitions warehouses and tunnel shafts. Using Israeli Air Force…

Column: American unions have finally remembered how to win

latimes.com More than 30 years ago, Chicago labor lawyer Thomas Geoghegan penned what he thought was an obituary for organized labor. His classic 1991 book was titled “Which Side Are…

U.S. to limit Chinese firms, battery parts from winning EV tax credits

cnbc.com U.S. President Joe Biden answers questions from reporters after driving a Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Xe around the White House driveway following remarks during an event on the…

Trump calls on supporters to 'guard the vote' in Democratic-run US cities

investing.com Donald Trump, the frontrunner for the Republican presidential nomination, told his supporters on Saturday to "go into" Philadelphia and two other Democratic-run cities to…

Ways Credit History Can Impact Everyday Life

entrepreneur.com Your credit history sums up all the information in your credit report. This information includes balances due, credit accounts, and payment history details. Your credit…

Muslim Americans face 'Abandon Biden' dilemma - then who?

reuters.com [1/3] Pro-Palestinian demonstrators draped in white cloths lay on the ground outside the White House in Washington, U.S., December 2, 2023. People gathered in solidarity…

Alabama Plunges College Football Into Chaos

wsj.com ATLANTA—Heading into this week’s conference championship matchups, the College Football Playoff Selection Committee looked like it could take the weekend off. The top four…

Muslim Americans face 'Abandon Biden' dilemma

investing.com Muslim American leaders from six battleground states on Saturday vowed to mobilize their communities against President Joe Biden's reelection over his support of Israel's…

Rising NBA Star Darius Garland Is New Balance’s Latest Hoops Athlete

forbes.com The name Darius Garland may be a little under the radar if you’re not a die-hard NBA fan. But the Cleveland Cavaliers guard has become not only an important starter but also…

Michigan-Iowa betting promos: Secure $3,800 bonuses from DraftKings, more

newsweek.com If you want to lock-in guaranteed bonus bets, first-bet offers and a 30-1 odds boost, you'll want to look over our picks for the best Michigan-Iowa betting promos. In total,…

FanDuel promo code for college football: Earn $150 championship bonus

newsweek.com This FanDuel promo code for college football comes with the chance to bet $5, win $150 in bonus bets if their team wins. Sports Betting Dime provides exclusive sports…

Executive Sketch: Matheson Leads NRECA In Era of Big Change For Utilities

forbes.com Jim Matheson, chief executive officer of the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association, is in The Guinness Book of World Records. In conversation he points that up, as…

Swing-state Muslim leaders launch campaign to ‘abandon’ Biden in 2024

politico.com Muslim leaders from several swing states on Saturday descended on Dearborn, Michigan, to launch a national campaign against the reelection of President Joe Biden — a…

Bet365 bonus code + FanDuel promo code: Get $1,150 college football bonuses

newsweek.com Any bettor who wants to get a $150 guaranteed bonus or a $1,000 first-bet safety net can sign up with our bet365 bonus code NEWSXLM. Players who want to turn a $5 wager into…

Georgia-Alabama betting promos: How to bet the SEC Championship Game

newsweek.com If you plan on placing a bet on the SEC Championship Game, check our our picks for the best Georgia-Alabama betting promos, which come with up to $3,800 in bonuses. This…

Caesars Sportsbook promo code NEWSWK1000 delivers $1k college football bet

newsweek.com Sports Betting Dime provides exclusive sports betting commercial content to Newsweek, including real-time odds, picks, analysis and premier sportsbook offers to help sports…

DraftKings promo code for college football: Grab $150 championship bonus

newsweek.com The latest DraftKings promo code offer for college football allows players to bet $5, get $150 in bonus bets win or lose with a wager on any championship game. Sports…

EV Battery Plant Rides Bumpy Road in This Michigan Town

wsj.com MARSHALL, Mich.—Rick Sadler doesn’t like it when he looks across the North Branch of the Kalamazoo River and sees light towers and construction equipment on the site of a…

College football betting promos: Grab $3,800 bonuses for championship games

newsweek.com These college football betting promos offer guaranteed bonus bets, an odds boost and first-bet offers from DraftKings, FanDuel, Caesars, BetMGM and bet365. You can use these…

New report highlights a major speedbump to mass electric vehicle adoption

thestreet.com Electric vehicles, according to a new report from Consumer Reports, have 79% more problems than their internal combustion engine (ICE) counterparts. Plug-in hybrids, the…

GM execs boast about low costs of UAW contract, hand over billions to shareholders

wsws.org In a conference call with Wall Street bankers Wednesday morning, General Motors executives announced billions in stock buybacks and dividend payments for their wealthy…

Muslim Americans in swing states launch anti-Biden campaign

axios.com Muslim Americans in the several swing states are scheduled to gather in Michigan on Saturday to start a campaign they're calling #AbandonBiden, a reflection of their outrage…

Rashida Tlaib is not popular in Michigan

newsweek.com Rashida Tlaib is not popular in Michigan, with an approval rating in negative figures. Polling of eligible voters in the state was conducted exclusively for Newsweek by…

DTE rate increase to add $6.51 to average monthly bill in Michigan

freep.com LANSING — The Michigan Public Service Commission on Friday approved a $368.1 million electricity rate increase for DTE Energy, one that the commission said will result in a…

What newly approved DTE Electric rate hike means for your monthly bill in SE Michigan

clickondetroit.com A Michigan commission approved a new $368 million rate increase for DTE Electric customers, which likely means you’ll be paying more soon. The Michigan Public Service…

Michigan regulators approve Enbridge Great Lakes tunnel for oil pipeline

reuters.com The logo of Calgary-based Enbridge, one of North America's largest energy infrastructure companies, is displayed during the LNG 2023 energy trade show in Vancouver, British…

Michigan utility regulators approve electricity rate hike for DTE Energy customers

detroitnews.com Delta Township — The Michigan Public Service Commission on Friday approved a $368 million electric rate increase for DTE Energy customers for the coming year, about 60% of…

Our Next Energy's 'Gemini' Battery Doubled A BMW iX's Range To 608 Miles

insideevs.com a Michigan-based energy storage technology company, announced that a BMW iX test vehicle—powered by its Gemini dual-chemistry battery—achieved over 600 miles of range on a…

Texas vs. Oklahoma State: How to Watch the Big 12 Championship Game for Free

billboard.com All products and services featured are independently chosen by editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the…

Why are we so bummed about the economy?

npr.org Would you say that you and your family are better off or worse off, financially, than you were a year ago? Do you think in 12 months we'll have good times, financially, or…

Meta Takes Down Almost 5,000 Fake China-Based Facebook Accounts

mediapost.com In its quarterly threat report, Meta says it has removed 4,789 Facebook accounts based in China. The accounts may have been created to influence the 2024 U.S. presidential…

Michigan regulators approve $500-million Enbridge Line 5 pipeline tunnel project under channel linking two Great Lakes

theglobeandmail.com Michigan officials approved a $500 million plan Friday to encase in a protective tunnel a portion of an aging oil pipeline that runs beneath a channel connecting two Great…

Michigan regulators approve $500M pipeline tunnel project under channel linking 2 Great Lakes

seattletimes.com Michigan regulators have approved a $500 million plan to encase in a protective tunnel a portion of an oil pipeline that runs beneath a channel connecting two Great Lakes.

‘Forever chemicals’ found in freshwater fish, yet most states don’t warn residents

fortune.com “Growing up, we ate whatever we caught — catfish, carp, freshwater drum,” he said. “That was the only real source of fish in our diet as a family, and we ate a lot of it.”…

15 of the most festive small towns in the United States

aol.com None From Christmas markets to light displays, small towns across the US get into the holiday spirit. • None Helen, Georgia, is a recreation of a Bavarian alpine village…

U.S. Limits China’s Ability to Benefit From Electric Vehicle Industry

nytimes.com The Ford F-150 Lightning plant in Dearborn, Mich. New government rules will try to shift more production of electric vehicle batteries and the materials that power them to…

Buyers of EVs with batteries from China get dinged under new Biden administration rules for tax credits

fortune.com The government proposed new rules Friday that could make it harder for electric vehicles to qualify for a full $7,500 federal tax credit, complicating efforts to meet…

States where mortgage rates are the lowest

newsweek.com Mortgage rates are seeing a modest decline, and a Newsweek map shows that 14 states are offering rates for 30-year mortgages at 7.5 percent, up from just one state with…

Biden’s third-party challengers look to capitalize on Gaza

semafor.com The Scene President Joe Biden’s handling of the Israel-Gaza war has angered and alienated Democrats. In polling before last week’s temporary truce — which collapsed on…

US to limit Chinese firms, battery parts from winning EV tax credits

reuters.com General Motors assembly workers connect a battery pack underneath a partially assembled 2018 Chevrolet Bolt EV vehicle on the assembly line at Orion Assembly in Lake Orion,…

Major U.S. city's big electric-vehicle plan could change how you drive

thestreet.com The Motor City is taking it to the streets — literally. It was way back in 1896 when Henry Ford took his first automobile for a spin through Detroit. The founder of Ford (F)…

Best bank account bonuses for December 2023

aol.com Uncertain economic times can drive many consumers to find novel ways to earn additional money. And for those also looking to open a new checking or savings account, current…

Biden’s latest China crackdown puts his EV ambitions at risk

politico.com It comes months after an earlier Treasury rule on domestic manufacturing locked out many vehicles from European, Japanese and South Korean automakers from receiving the tax…

US Rules to Limit Chinese Access to EV Tax Credits Announced

asiafinancial.com The US has brought in strict new rules intended to ‘de-China’ its electric vehicle battery supply chain. The Biden administration issued-long awaited guidance on Friday that…

ChatGPT and other AI tools raise questions over how much of our jobs they can do

npr.org AI on the job. Some reviews are in. Useful, irresistible, scary Baltimore illustrator John de Campos was irate when he discovered that some of his original work had been…

Pfizer site in Connecticut in line for layoffs amid $3.5B cost-cutting campaign

fiercepharma.com With layoffs hitting employees on both sides of the Atlantic, Pfizer’s $3.5 billion cost-cutting spree has kicked it into high gear this month. Now, the company’s Groton,…

European theatre company Kinepolis shelves potential bid for Cineplex

financialpost.com Kinepolis Group NV, one of the largest theatre operators in Europe, recently considered making a bid for Cineplex Inc., the No. 1 chain in Canada, but chose not to proceed…

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