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Michigan Legislature breaks auto insurance impasse, sends Whitmer sweeping overhaul
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Michigan Legislature breaks auto insurance impasse, sends Whitmer sweeping overhaul

LANSING - The Michigan Legislature on Friday overcame a years-long stalemate over reforming Michigan's no-fault auto insurance law, sending Gov....

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Wilson foundation, MEDC commit $5.5 million for early stage tech startups
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Wilson foundation, MEDC commit $5.5 million for early stage tech startups

State and local officials are committing $5.5 million to kick-start efforts to launch an evergreen fund that would help propel early-stage...

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Michigan Supreme Court enters Flint water litigation
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Michigan Supreme Court enters Flint water litigation

FLINT - The Michigan Supreme Court says it will hear arguments in the months ahead in a major Flint water lawsuit. The court on Wednesday told...

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Michigan Environmental Council names new CEO
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Michigan Environmental Council names new CEO

Nonprofit leader and former Washtenaw County Commissioner Conan Smith has been named the new CEO of the Michigan Environmental Council. Smith, 47,...

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Ford debuts updated UAW-Ford training center
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Ford debuts updated UAW-Ford training center

Doug Mertz: "We need to expand our offerings... We need to welcome salaried and hourly people alike into the center." Ford Motor Co. unveiled its...

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parades, festivals, road work and more
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parades, festivals, road work and more

With a three-day Memorial Day weekend ahead, people are packing up to hit the road, parades are being prepped, party caterers are cooking up a...

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Aimee Zoyes on running a creative business with your spouse
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Aimee Zoyes on running a creative business with your spouse

Education: Bachelor of Arts with a concentration in painting from the University of Toledo. Career ladder: Began her career in 1994 working as an...

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Detroit-based StockX takes online exchange streetside in New York
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Detroit-based StockX takes online exchange streetside in New York

StockX, the Detroit-based "stock market of things" co-founded by real estate mogul Dan Gilbert, has chosen New York City for its first physical...

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Gilbert added to Mackinac Policy Conference lineup
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Gilbert added to Mackinac Policy Conference lineup

Dennis W. Archer Jr., CEO of Ignition Media Group (right), interviews Quicken Loans chairman Dan Gilbert on stage Feb. 28 at the Detroit Regional...

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Crumbling bridges 'a catastrophe in the making'
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Crumbling bridges 'a catastrophe in the making'

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer attempted Thursday to resurrect her fledgling road-funding plan by touring a 88-year-old overpass bridge in Dearborn that was...

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Public subsidy for District Detroit reaches nearly $400 million
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Public subsidy for District Detroit reaches nearly $400 million

The total known taxpayer subsidy for the Little Caesars Arena and District Detroit project will reach nearly $400 million. That's because the city...

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Mary Kramer on WJR: 5-Hour Energy founder dives into water purification
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Mary Kramer on WJR: 5-Hour Energy founder dives into water purification

Crain's Detroit Business Group Publisher Mary Kramer chats with Paul W. Smith on WJR AM 760 about stories from the latest issue. Listen to the...

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Metro Detroit gas prices down 6 cents in 'surprise drop'
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Metro Detroit gas prices down 6 cents in 'surprise drop'

Gas prices in metro Detroit have dropped this week, bucking the trend of higher prices at the pump heading into Memorial Day. Gas prices in metro...

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PlanetM grants fund Beaumont Hospital drug delivery robot, more mobility ventures
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PlanetM grants fund Beaumont Hospital drug delivery robot, more mobility ventures

Ann Arbor-based startup Bedestrian will test out its robotic vehicle, B1, at Beaumont Hospital in Dearborn using a $100,000 grant through PlanetM,...

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Mergers, acquisitions and new contracts across metro Detroit
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Mergers, acquisitions and new contracts across metro Detroit

Want to get something off your chest? Send us an email or hit us up on Facebook or Twitter....

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This may be best shot at no-fault reform
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This may be best shot at no-fault reform

The breakneck push by Republican state legislators on bills aimed at cutting Michigan's highest-in-the-nation auto insurance premiums clearly has...

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State plots review of insurance regulation — with but a single actuary
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State plots review of insurance regulation — with but a single actuary

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's request for a study of the impact of non-driving factors on auto insurance rates and whether no-fault plans that coordinate...

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It's spring — and time to talk policy
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It's spring — and time to talk policy

The weather doesn't feel like it, but it is definitely spring. And spring in Detroit means it's time to head up to Mackinac Island for the Detroit...

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A Crain's editorial cartoon
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A Crain's editorial cartoon

Want to get something off your chest? Send us an email or hit us up on Facebook or Twitter. A Crain's editorial cartoon

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Federal agency to monitor water levels near Nestle well in northern Michigan
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Federal agency to monitor water levels near Nestle well in northern Michigan

EVART- A federal agency will measure water levels in the area of Michigan's Osceola County where Nestle pumps groundwater to bottle and sell under...

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DMC expands violence intervention program for trauma patients
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DMC expands violence intervention program for trauma patients

Detroit Medical Center is expanding a violence intervention program that seeks to lower reinjury rates in Detroit by providing counseling to trauma...

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USPBL opens fourth season on Friday
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USPBL opens fourth season on Friday

The Utica-based United Shore Professional Baseball League begins its fourth season Friday when the two-time-defending-champion Birmingham...

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Facebook celebrates with free cannoli
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Facebook celebrates with free cannoli

Empire Kitchen and Cocktails is celebrating the opening of its patio and its first year in business in Detroit. BeaverTails will have a food truck...

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State still considering Wayne State's request to investigate Medicaid payment program
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State still considering Wayne State's request to investigate Medicaid payment program

The state Department of Health and Human Services declined to investigate spending by the medical school for a Medicaid program. Officials from the...

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Michigan names new chief technology officer
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Michigan names new chief technology officer

Longtime IT director Jack Harris has been named the new chief technology officer of the Michigan Department of Technology, Management and Budget,...

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Detroit's affordable housing issue likely to get worse for those most in need, report says
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Detroit's affordable housing issue likely to get worse for those most in need, report says

With few financial resources at their disposal, Detroit families have a higher housing-cost burden (the share of income spent on housing) than...

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Misdemeanor will stand for now in Flint water case against ex-health chief
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Misdemeanor will stand for now in Flint water case against ex-health chief

FLINT - A judge overseeing a major Flint water case has declined to dismiss a misdemeanor charge against Michigan's former health director. Judge...

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Flint misdemeanor will stand for now against ex-state health chief
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Flint misdemeanor will stand for now against ex-state health chief

FLINT - A judge overseeing a major Flint water case has declined to dismiss a misdemeanor charge against Michigan's former health director. Judge...

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Michigan wins appeal on driver's license suspensions
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Michigan wins appeal on driver's license suspensions

An appeals court has overturned an injunction that stopped Michigan from suspending the licenses of people who can't afford to pay traffic fines....

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Tesla assists Michigan customers with EV service center at Ohio border
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Tesla assists Michigan customers with EV service center at Ohio border

You can't buy a Tesla in Michigan, but the manufacturer is making it easier for Detroit area customers to get their electric vehicles maintained...

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