Campaign Files Petition to Outlaw Prevailing Wage

The business-led campaign to outlaw union-level prevailing wage mandates on publicly funded construction projects says it has filed 390 thousand...

SEMCOG to Host Public Meetings Aimed at Improving the Economy

Simon Cunnigham/CC The Southeast Michigan Council of Governments is asking residents what steps the region should take to improve the...

Lions and Regner and Batch–Oh My! MSU, UM Look Strong

Detroit’s NFL team has played just one game this season, but already fans are using the familiar phrase “same old...

Center for Michigan’s Report on Upward Mobility: Tuition, Loans and Counseling

President and CEO of the Center for Michigan John Bebow talks to Stephen about his organization’s report, “Getting to Work,”...

Can Michigan Football Balance Academics and Sports?

Who really controls the universities nowadays--the presidents or the coaches? Today, Stephen Henderson is joined by John U. Bacon, author...

Friends School Closes a Few Weeks before School Starts

A few weeks before school was to resume, Michigan's only Quaker School closed its doors after 50 years in Detroit....

Buzz Aldrin Says Humans Should Go to Mars

A man who walked on the moon says he hopes humans will walk on Mars, and even live there someday....

Courser and Gamrat Departure from House Could Have Impact on Road Funding Talks

The state House returns this week with two fewer members. The House expelled Cindy Gamrat and Todd Courser resigned late...

The Progressive Underground Show 140

Cubanita Groove Records On this episode of The Progressive Underground, we bump cuts from Art of Noise, Lost Midas, Soulful...

Experience the News: Detroit Parks Tour Samples Detroit’s Greenery

At Rouge Park, we hiked the nature path and stood on the mysterious stone bridge -- no one really knows...

Rob Reinhart’s Essential Music: 9-12-15

Come on down between 2 and 4, then 4-5 cool tickets to give away!

Detroit Transit Center, People Mover to Temporarily Close

Detroit’s major public transit systems will close Sunday as city officials practice their response to emergency situations. Homeland security officials...