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Ford 1Q earnings down on recalls, lower sales; revenue rises

DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) – Ford Motor Co.’s net income fell by 35 percent to $1.6 billion in the first quarter as results were hit by costly recalls, lower sales and rising prices for steel and other materials. 92 more words


Anya's Prospective-Catching Up

Yowza! It’s been a long time since I posted anything to this blog. I blame my Mom, and that’s all I have to say on the subject. 278 more words

WPC: Wanderlust - U.P.

For my second entry to the Daily Post’s challenge theme ‘wonderlust’ we go my favorite get-away-from-it-all place – the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. This short tour takes us around the eastern end of the peninsula. 59 more words


Standoff ends in Blackman Township, man arrested

JACKSON CO., Mich (WLNS) – A man on parole in Jackson County is back in police custody this morning following a three hour stand-off with negotiators. 89 more words


Updated - The Sebewaing Coal Mines

The discovery of coal in Sebewaing, was made by Russell Brothers; well diggers based in Unionville. By the early 1900’s Sebewaing had three coal mines in operation. 158 more words


Charmin drops off load of toilet paper to Michigan's Butt

(AP) – Michigan tight end Jake Butt doesn’t mind people having fun with his last name.

The folks at Procter & Gamble sure are.

The parent company of Charmin toilet paper delivered a truckload of the squeezably soft product to him in his hometown of Pickerington, Ohio, on Wednesday. 20 more words


Feds: We have recording of Michigan lawmaker, ghost employee

DETROIT (AP) – Prosecutors say they have a recorded conversation between a Michigan lawmaker and a woman who is described as a no-show employee on his Senate payroll. 81 more words