Jobs & the Economy


Sanders Says Path to White House Goes Through Midwest

April 15, 2019

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders says Donald Trump has failed to make good on his promises to help working-class voters in the Midwest. Trump’s 2016 victories in Michigan, Wisconsin and Pennsylvania handed him the White House.

Canton Tries to Cure Crash-Filled Crossroads

April 9, 2019

Two of the most hazardous intersections in Michigan sit in quiet Canton Township. Officials plan to rebuild the road there. But critics have questions. Will road work keep customers from shopping? And will new development create more traffic, new road or not?

Websites Sued for Allegedly Leaving the Blind Behind

March 22, 2019

Hundreds of lawsuits targeting website operators are being filed on behalf of blind people. The suits accuse the sites of violating the Americans with Disabilities Act by using visual prompts the blind can’t see. Some firms call it a money grab by attorneys.