| Dec 20, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Fiat confirmed expected plans to build a Jeep in Europe, where low car sales have many factories running well under capacity. The Detroit Free Press reports the Italian automaker, which owns 58.5% of Chrysler, plans to build a small Jeep......
| Dec 19, 2012
| 4:35 AM
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder this afternoon vetoed a bill which would have allowed concealed weapons in schools, day care centers, churches and stadiums, the Detroit Free Press is reporting. Snyder's decision comes on the heels of the murder of 20 school...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 6:58 AM
If the Bears can’t play the Cardinals again, then they get perhaps the best opponent for their half of a must-win/then-pray Sunday to decide their postseason fate.
I mean, do you know how bad the Lions are?
Bad enough to lose 38-10 to the...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 11:21 AM
Caladesi beach is a secret getaway in Florida, an undiscovered gem.
That's what I wanted to tell you, but honestly, I can't.
Why? The secret's out. Way out.
Since Caladesi Island State Park beach near Tampa/St. Petersburg was named the best beach in...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 2:44 AM
Infiniti chose an odd time to go mainstream. The luxury brand made a name for itself with quirky crossovers like the predatory FX, but its new * * * 2013 JX 35 sticks to the straight and narrow like a plough horse in a field. The seven-passenger family...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 5:27 AM
MILL RUN, Pa. - Masterpiece. Art. Perfection. Many fancy words and rapturous phrases have described Fallingwater, Frank Lloyd Wright's most famous house.
It's all true. But what is also true is that I kept thinking, wow, this house is not childproof. A...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 10:00 AM
For September's Digital Design Weekend at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, artists Michiko Nitta and Michael Burton commissioned soprano Louise Ashcroft to sing, altering pitch and volume while wearing a face mask made of algae. According to...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 4:55 PM
ELKHART -- The more he thought about it, the Monday announcement by Suzuki to stop selling cars in the United States really was not a surprise.
"They definitely had not supported the product for a very long period of time," Craig Lochmandy, owner and...
| Sep 22, 2012
Armed with advanced features and exceptional fuel economy, the 2013 Ram 1500 SLT 4x4 pickup is the first V6-powered full-size pickup that doesn't sneer "cheapskate" every time you start the engine.
The Ram 1500 is the artist formerly known as the...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 7:33 PM
PITTSFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities in Washtenaw County say they believe a body found in a pond is that of a 19-year-old driver who disappeared three days earlier after crashing his car into a condo complex.
Pittsfield Township public...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 6:14 AM
NEAR WAGNER, Montana - The train rolls past distant hills - mountains, an easterner would call them. But it's just a tease. Out here is mostly prairie and thin wire fences and undulating gray moguls of land, mysterious for what lies beneath, all...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 9:51 AM
A Detroit Free Press columnist today hailed Grand Rapids as "a get-it-done kind of place."
Ron Dzwonkowski's column was headlined "Grand Rapids Is A Model Of Progress." In it, he praised the city for its $27 million Grand River restoration project and...