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Ford building on the past, crafting a ne...

Ford Motor Company has long been a pioneer in helping people move across cities and towns, highways and one-lane rural roads. Why wouldn't Ford's plans for the long-abandoned Michigan Central train station in Detroit focus on the future of transportation?
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H&M Clothing Chain Announces Closure of 250 Stores

After losing revenue during the COVID-19 pandemic, clothing retailer H&M will close five percent of its retail spaces.

Bad Bunny's New Crocs Sell Out in Minutes

Bad Bunny's new, glow-in-the-dark Crocs sell out on the first day of release!

Disney+ Releases Premiere Date for The LEGO Star Wars Holiday Special

Celebrate Star Wars' Life Day for the holidays!

Disney Releases New Holiday Ornaments

Disney's Holiday Ornaments Collection is your one-stop shop for holiday gifts!

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5 Interesting Facts About the Late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

As we mourn the loss of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, let's reflect on some of her positive moments as "The Notorious RBG."

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Jim Harbaugh joins Michigan football march, says starting season in October a possibility

Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh said all the Big Ten coaches want to play football this fall, and although he has not been in direct communication with university president Mark Schlissel, he believes starting the season at some point in October is a possibility.

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Obesity may cause irregular immune responses to COVID-19

Obesity may cause a hyperactive immune system response to COVID-19 infection that makes it difficult to fight off the virus, according to a new manuscript published in the Endocrine Society's journal,

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Ann Arbor nonprofit to host online event focused on suicide in young adults

The message we want to get out is that you are not alone," Julie Halpert said. "There are many people to turn to for help. There are many incredible organizations and resources for young people to get the help that they need.

New Ann Arbor mural celebrates city culture, University of Michigan student life

She covers community events, good eats and small businesses in Ann Arbor and has a Master's degree in Applied Linguistic

How cold was the ice age? Researchers now know

A team of scientists has nailed down the temperature at the peak of the last ice age, a time known as the Last Glacial Maximum, to about 46 degrees

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Ann Arbor City Council Implements Face Covering And Social Gathering Ordinance

As University of Michigan students return to Ann Arbor, the City of Ann Arbor has reinstated a local state of emergency order and implemented a new face covering and social gathering ordinance.

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Michigan lawmakers join bipartisan effort on $908B COVID-19 relief package

Lawmakers said would help U.S. students, families and businesses through March amid the surge of coronavirus cases across the nation

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Rocket Watts Leads No. 8 Michigan State to Comeback Win vs. No. 6 Duke

No. 8 Michigan State added a key nonconference win to its resume with a 75-69 victory over No. 6 Duke in Tuesday's Champions

Michigan State basketball at Duke tipoff: Matchup analysis and a prediction

Lansing State Journal columnist Graham Couch breaks down the Spartans' Champions Classic matchup with the Blue Devils

For Michigan basketball, these are the best- and worst-case scenarios

Will Michigan basketball jell all that new talent into a formidable squad? Or will the Wolverines never figure it out and miss the NCAA tournament?

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Michigan basketball releases full 2020-21 schedule

At long last, and only a week before the season is officially scheduled to begin, the No. 25 Michigan men's basketball team has its 2020-21 schedule. While there will be uncertainty throughout the ...

NFL Week 9 Wrap-Up: Wilson Regresses and Tom Brady Chokes

Here's our recap of everything that happened in Week 9 of the NFL.

Election results in Michigan: Roughly 400,000 ballots still being counted Wednesday morning

Who is winning the election? Here is where Michigan's ballot counting stands, including a breakdown in Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties.

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NFL Week 7 Wrap-Up: Undefeated Steelers and Pitiful Cowboys

With Week 7 of the 2020 NFL season finished, we see dominance in veterans like Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers, and Big Ben, and franchises crumble.

Jim Harbaugh reveals Michigan football's 2020 team captains

According to Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh, the Wolverines are going to have more captains than they have ever had.

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Things Are Heating Up on 'The Bachelorette'—Here's the Season 16, Episode 2 Recap

On this week's "Bachelorette" episode, Clare explores the bachelors' love languages, and things get a little steamy!

NFL Week 6 Wrap-Up: The NFC (L)East

With Week 6 of the 2020 NFL season finished, the NFC East is atrocious, the Titans are special, and Rodgers needed a wake-up call.

The criticism of Jim Harbaugh's recruiting at Michigan

Michigan is up against it going into the 2020 college football season. With the Big Ten football season less than two weeks away from kicking off, Jim Harbaugh’s squad has another daunting task, particularly within their own division: getting to the conference championship game.

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East Troublesome Fire Is Now 100% Contained

After burning nearly 194,000 acres, the second-largest wildfire recorded in Colorado history is now safely contained after 48 days.

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10 Ways Living in DC Ruins You for Life

If you can call the nation's capital home, you're spoiled for life. Here's why.

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Weird Facts of The 757: The Birthplace of the First Lady of Song

Ella Fitzgerald was born in Newport News, Virginia.

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'Christmas Illuminations' Will Light Up the Skies Over Mount Vernon, Dec. 18–19

Fireworks over the Potomac River herald the beginning of the Christmas season at the historic Mount Vernon Estate.

Adventures in Virginia: Driving Tour of Virginia LOVEwork Signs

Boost your Instagram feed on a driving tour of central Virginia LOVE artwork, also known as LOVEwork.

Virginia Tech Launching 'Fightin' Hokies Lager' With Richmond Brewery

Virginia Tech is collaborating with Hardywood Park Craft Brewery on a series of beers, including a flagship brew called the "Fightin' Hokies Lager."

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The Top 5 Places in Baltimore for a Good Cry

Feeling "crabby" in Charm City? Here's a list of locations in Baltimore, Maryland, that could inspire strong emotions.

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Annapolis Eats: Main & Market Cafe

Main & Market Cafe is a place of true perfection.

Every Title Coming to Disney+ This Month

There are a ton of titles arriving on Disney+ in December 2020.

7 Easy DIY Christmas Gifts to Spread the Cheer

Gift soup mix or sugar scrub from the heart this year.

The Definitive Ranking of the Best Christmas Episodes of 'The Office'

We've ranked the best Christmas episodes of "The Office"! Where does your favorite holiday episode rank?

25 'Rad' Toys That Every '80s Kid Had (or Wanted!)

The '80s were a truly magical time. Here are some of the raddest, coolest, most-awesome toys from the decade that brought us neon, Trapper Keepers, shoulder pads, and mullets.

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