After Thwarted Kidnapping Plans, Whitmer Calls for Unity

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer addressed the State of Michigan after a plan to kidnap her and other Michigan government officials was thwarted by state and federal law enforcement agencies. She started by saying thank you to law enforcement and FBI agents who participated in stopping this [...]


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Mistress of Evil

Across 1 Sissy 5 Shoot off a larger branch 10 They may come from Uranus 14 Anti-oxidant berry 15 Model's asset 16 Request from bended knee 17 Woody valley 18 Beatles manager Brian's nickname 19 [...]

By |2019-11-06T16:25:28-05:00November 6th, 2019|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Trump HHS Reverses Obama-Era Non-Discrimination Policy

The Department of Health and Human Services’ press release announcing a change in the administration of its grants had an innocuous-sounding title, one that said its purpose was to ensure that HHS regulations do not "impose specific public policy requirements beyond U.S. statutory requirements."

By |2019-11-06T16:22:33-05:00November 6th, 2019|National, News|

Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II: ‘It’s Time to Do the ACLU’

At the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn before a sold-out crowd that included Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson, Congresswomen Rashida Tlaib and Debbie Dingell as well as numerous state legislators, the ACLU of Michigan Board of Directors President Dan Varner welcomed supporters to this year’s annual dinner, titled “Our Movement, Our Moment.”

By |2019-11-07T15:02:31-05:00November 6th, 2019|Michigan, News|

Affirmations, Corktown Health Center Announce Partnership With Details to Be Revealed

Over the last 30 years Ferndale's Affirmations LGBTQ community center has been focused on providing Southeast Michigan's LGBTQ community with not only social but community support services. Now, the center is set to expand its offerings to include health care. This is made possible because of a joint partnership with Corktown Health Center, which focuses specifically on LGBTQ health services, that will serve to expand the reach of Corktown as well.

By |2019-11-06T16:18:41-05:00November 6th, 2019|Michigan, News|

Deep Inside Hollywood

By Romeo San Vicente 'Mrs. Doubtfire' comes to Broadway in 2020 Someone, somewhere, is keeping count of all the movies turned into Broadway musicals. We aren’t, obviously, though we {ITAL see} what’s going on, and [...]

By |2019-11-06T16:08:39-05:00November 6th, 2019|Entertainment, Features|

Revealing, But Not What You Think

In 2008, a woman named Jenna Karvunidis sliced open a cake, revealing pink frosting within the layers. With her, the "gender reveal party" entered the popular lexicon. A decade or so later, the gender reveal has gone a long way from those humble beginnings becoming something far different from that cake.

By |2019-11-06T16:05:38-05:00November 6th, 2019|Opinions, Viewpoints|