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North Korea Marks Military Anniversary with 'Massive Fire Drill'.

North Korea marked the 85th anniversary of the founding of its military Tuesday with a “massive fire drill” in the eastern port city of Wonsan, according to South Korea’s defense ministry. Some observers expected the nuclear-armed country to honor the anniversary with a sixth nuclear test or missile launch, ...

- Voice of America - US

Fiat Chrysler, Google Begin Offering Rides in Self-driving Cars.

Fiat Chrysler and Google for the first time will offer rides to the public in the self-driving automobiles they are building under an expanding partnership.   The companies announced in the spring of last year that they would build 100 self-driving Chrysler Pacifica hybrids minivans. Those vehicles have been tested in ...

- Voice of America - US

April U.S. auto sales seen down nearly 2 percent: JD Power and LMC.

DETROIT - U.S. auto sales in April likely fell almost 2 percent from a year earlier, with consumer discounts remaining at levels high enough to threaten the industry's long-term health, industry consultants J.D. Power and LMC Automotive said on Tuesday.

- Reuters - US

This college grad beat the odds and Twitter loves him.

One college graduate from Michigan got the last laugh. Angeli Kakade has the story.         

- USA TODAY - US

FCA, Google begin offering rides in self-driving cars.

DETROIT — Fiat Chrysler and Google for the first time will offer rides to the public in the self-driving automobiles they are building under an expanding partnership. The companies announced in the spring of last year that they would build 100 self-driving Chrysler Pacifica hybrids minivans. Waymo, Google's self-driving ...

- SFGate - US

North Korea stages massive artillery drill. US nuclear sub docks in South.

April 25, 2017, 9:28 AM Tensions around Korea shot up further Tuesday when the North began a large-scale, long-range artillery fire drill in Wonsan on the east coast, and the USS Michigan nuclear submarine docked in South Korea. Kim Jon-un is said to be supervising the drill which marks another anniversary, the founding of ...

- DEBKAFile - IL

FCA, Google begin offering rides in self-driving cars.

DETROIT " Fiat Chrysler and Google for the first time will offer rides to the public in the self-driving automobiles they are building under an expanding partnership.The companies announced in the spring of last year that they...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

FCA, Google begin offering rides in their self-driving cars.

DETROIT — Fiat Chrysler and Google for the first time will offer rides to the public in the self-driving automobiles they are building under...

- Townhall.com - US

Voters grade President Trump as he nears 100 days in office.

ABC News' David Muir traveled to counties in Wisconsin, Pennsylvania and Michigan, where the election was decided by less than 1 percent, to talk with voters.

- ABC News - US

Student's Tweet Perfectly Calls Out Cynical Stepfather.

In a moment of reflection on the eve of graduating from Eastern Michigan University, student Daivon Reeder struck a chord on social media with a tweet that has since gone viral. Alongside a photo in his cap and gown, Reeder wrote Thursday: My step dad told me it was pointless...

- Newser - US

3 Years After Lead Crisis, Flint Residents Still Need Water Filters.

Flint, Mich., switched drinking water sources 3 years ago. It'll be 3 more years before the city can replace 18,000 underground water pipes. Residents must use filters to reduce lead exposure.

- NPR - US

US Submarine Arrives in South Korea as Tensions Rise

A US submarine has arrived in South Korea, amid worries of another North Korean missile or nuclear test. The missile-armed USS Michigan is set to join an incoming group of warships led by aircraft carrier Carl Vinson, BBC reported. North Korea is celebrating its army's 85th founding anniversary on Tuesday. It has previously ...

- Novinite - BG

US submarine makes South Korea port call, North remains defiant

The port call by the USS Michigan, announced by the US military in South Korea, came as the top nuclear envoys from South Korea, Japan, and the United States were to meet in Tokyo to discuss responses to the North's refusal to give up its nuclear programme.

- Times Of India - IN

Tomahawk missile armed US nuclear submarine arrives in South Korea

An American nuclear submarine armed with 154 tomahawk missiles arrived in South Korea Tuesday morning as North Korea prepares to celebrate the 85th birthday of its armed forces. South Korea's Chosun Ilbo newspaper reported that the USS Michigan submarine had arrived in the port of Busan and will joi...

- The Raw Story - US

Reports of N.Korea Artillery Drill as US Sub Arrives

North Korea conducted a big live-fire exercise on Tuesday to mark the foundation of its military, media reported, as a U.S. submarine docked in South Korea in a show of force amid growing concern over Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs. The port call by the USS Michigan came as a U.S. aircraft carrier strike group ...

- Voice of America - US

Briefing to US Senate on North Korea, while "armada" approaches the peninsula

US submarine has arrived in South Korea, amid worries of another North Korean missile or nuclear test. The missile-armed USS Michigan is set to join an incoming group of warships led by aircraft carrier Carl Vinson.

- MercoPress - FK

Brickbat: Just the Warm Up

A Michigan judge has upheld a $128 fine against Taylor Trupiano for warming up his car. Trupiano left his car running on his driveway back in January because he didn't want his girlfriend and her 2-year-old son to get into a cold car on a freezing day.

- Reason.com - US

Pakistani-American auto supplier makes one of the largest investments in Detroit

Shahid Khan says Ford was the 'great impetus' behind locating the plant in Detroit and said it aims to employ locals The post Pakistani-American auto supplier makes one of the largest investments in Detroit appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Cruise-missile carrying U.S. nuclear submarine visits South Korea amid soaring tensions on peninsula

A U.S. guided-missile nuclear submarine arrived in South Korea on Tuesday — the 85th anniversary of North Korea's founding of its military — in the latest show of force by the United States amid surging tensions on the Korean Peninsula. The USS Michigan arrived at Busan “for a routine visit during a regularly ...

- The Japan Times - JP

US guided missile submarine visits South Korea in show of force to Kim Jong-un

North Korea put on a massive live-fire drill on Tuesday to mark the foundation of its military, media reports said, as a US submarine docked in South Korea in a show of force amid growing concern over Pyongyang’s nuclear and missile programmes. The port call by the USS Michigan came as a US aircraft carrier strike ...

- South China Morning Post - HK

Last state seeks end to exemption for undercover cops to have sex with prostitutes

Police in Michigan would no longer be allowed to have sex with prostitutes as part of their professional duties if a bill making its way through the state legislature becomes … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

USS Michigan makes port call in South Korea

The guided-missile submarine USS Michiganmade a port call in the southeastern port city of Busan on Tuesday, a show of force as North Korea celebrated the 85th anniversary of the founding of its army.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Student's Hilarious Tweet Perfectly Calls Out Stepfather

In a moment of reflection on the eve of graduating from Eastern Michigan University, student Daivon Reeder struck a chord on social media with a tweet that has since gone viral. Alongside a photo in his cap and gown, Reeder wrote Thursday: My step dad told me it was pointless...

- Newser - US

Flex-N-Gate breaks ground for $95 million plant in Detroit

Flex-N-Gate broke ground on a $95 million plant on Detroit's east side that Mayor Mike Duggan touted as the largest supplier investment in the city in more than two decades.

- Automotive News - US

The iconic Ford Mustang is taking over the world

FordThe Ford Mustang — America's iconic Pony Car — has been winning hearts and minds in the US since its introduction in 1965. A new Mustang rolled out in 2014, and with it, a more international sales strategy for what had become a respectable sports cars, rather that a classic example of Detroit muscle. Mustang mania ...

- Business Insider - US

USS Michigan nuclear sub heads to South Korea

- CNN Top Stories - US

North Korea tensions: USS Michigan submarine to enter South Korean port

The USS Michigan, a nuclear powered Ohio class submarine will pull into the South Korean port of Busan for a hull check in the coming hours, military sources confirmed Monday to Fox News.

- FOX News - US

U.S. submarine makes port call in South Korea, North remains defiant

The port call by the USS Michigan came as the top nuclear envoys from South Korea, Japan, and the United States were to meet in Tokyo

- The Globe and Mail - CA

Can a streetcar save Detroit? Project is a bet on the future, but some say it's too little, too late

The moribund city that cars built thinks public transit can get its motor running again. Can it work?

- The Globe and Mail - CA

Air Force won't supply clean water to polluted Michigan city

The U.S. Air Force is pushing back against a new law that requires it to provide safe drinking water to residents in a northeastern Michigan city affected by chemical pollution from the former Wurtsmith Air Force Base.

- Stars and Stripes - US

U.S. Nuclear Submarine Arrives in Busan

The USS Michigan, a nuclear-powered submarine armed with some 150 guided missiles arrived at Busan port on Tuesday while a separate U.S. Navy strike group also makes its way into nearby waters. The deployments are intended as a dire warning to North Korea against carrying out another nuclear test o...

- The Chosun Ilbo - KR

This Site Lets You Pay The Water Bill For A Family In Need

When Detroit began shutting off the water supply to thousands of the city’s poorest and most vulnerable residents who were behind on their water bills in 2014, U.N. experts called it a violation of human rights. Three years later, the same thing is still happening. On April 19, Detroit Water and Sewerage Department ...

- Fast Company - US

A nuclear-powered submarine is joining the USS Carl Vinson near North Korea as tensions flare

US Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kristopher Kirsop The USS Michigan, a nuclear-powered submarine armed with guided Tomahawk cruise missiles, will join the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier off the Korean peninsula, UPI reports. The Michigan, which is armed with more than 150 Tomahawks, should arrive ...

- Business Insider - US

Report: Nuclear-powered USS Michigan to arrive in South Korea

A nuclear-powered U.S. submarine is to arrive at the South Korean port city of Busan on Tuesday.

- UPI - US

Sean Hannity: Sexual harrassement charges against O'Reilly are '100% false'

CBS NEW YORK — Sean Hannity says accusations of sexual harassment from a former Fox News contributor are "100% false and a complete fabrication." Debbie Schlussel tells Tulsa, Oklahoma, radio station KFAQ that Hannity repeatedly asked her to come to his hotel with him during a book signing event and a broadcast of his ...

- Business Insider - US

Supreme Court rejects GM bid to block ignition switch suits

The justices declined to review a 2016 ruling by the New York-based 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals that rejected GM's bid to block customer lawsuits related to crashes and diminished vehicle value because the plaintiffs had not been properly notified of the defect prior to the bankruptcy filing. The case involved a ...

- Yahoo! News Finance - US

Former Fox News contributor accuses Sean Hannity of sexual harassment

On the heels of Bill O'Reilly being let go from Fox News amid allegations of sexual harassment, another Fox News host, Sean Hannity, is being accused of asking a former network contributor to go back to his hotel room with him; after she declined, he allegedly retaliated by never inviting her back to appear on Fox News. In ...

- The Week - US

Michigan Lt. Gov. Calley signals 2018 gubernatorial bid

LANSING, Mich. — Lt. Gov. Brian Calley signaled his candidacy to be Michigan's next governor Monday, launching an online ad in which he touts Republican-passed right-to-work and tax laws and talks about having an autistic daughter.

- Billings Gazette - US

While Facebook reinvents Sadville, we still dream of flying cars

Hello? Innovation? You in there, buddy? Comment The researchers at the Transportation Research Institute at the University of Michigan sent me what may be the saddest opinion poll in the world. It asks the public: "Would you like a Flying Car?"…

- TheRegister - UK

Mike Myers had to rewrite 'Wayne's World 2' at the last minute

Funnyman Mike Myers had to rewrite the script for Wayne's World 2 after movie boss Sherry Lansing realized he had based the whole plot on a 1949 British comedy.

- Vancouver 24 hrs - CA

Dealer uses her fashion sense to drive sales

Bowman Chevrolet is Michigan's second-fastest-growing Chevy dealership thanks in part to its owner's fashion-industry skills.

- Automotive News - US

Detroit execs see no breakthrough in Japan

Despite President Donald Trump's tough talk on trade with Japan, Detroit automakers see no path to higher sales there, even with a negotiated breakthrough.

- Automotive News - US

Michigan Lt. Gov. Calley signals 2018 gubernatorial bid

LANSING, Mich. — Republican Lt. Gov. Brian Calley is signaling his candidacy to be Michigan's next governor.

- Billings Gazette - US

Businesses tap trillions of gallons of Michigan groundwater mostly for free

Michigan utilities, industries, farmers use ground and surface water essentially for free.         

- USA TODAY - US

This Michigan toymaker pledged never to go to China

Read full story for latest details.

- CNNMoney - US

Doctor's arrest brings attention to US female circumcisions

The case against a Michigan doctor accused of circumcising two 7-year-old girls highlights how the practice is alive and well in parts of the Western world where its adherents have migrated and formed communities.

- FOX News - US

Doctor's arrest brings attention to US female circumcisions

DETROIT — Zehra Patwa learned only a few years ago that during a family trip to India at age 7, she was circumcised, which is common for...

- Townhall.com - US

Doctor's arrest brings attention to US female circumcisions

DETROIT — Zehra Patwa only learned a few years ago that during a family trip to India at age 7, she was circumcised, which is common for girls in parts of Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

- Billings Gazette - US

Doctor's arrest brings attention to US female circumcisions

DETROIT " Zehra Patwa only learned a few years ago that during a family trip to India at age 7, she was circumcised, which is common for girls in parts of Asia, Africa and the Middle East.Patwa, 46, doesn't remember undergoing...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Last 2 wolves on Michigan's Isle Royale reveal new info about predator-prey relationships

This long-running study of wolves and moose on Isle Royale National Park shows how top carnivores profoundly affect their local ecosystems.

- MNN - US

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