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2009-05-05 15:20:00

The North American International Auto Show could move to the suburbs of Detroit in 2011, Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson said. The move from the show's current site at Cobo Center, would require an addition of about 500,000 square feet to the Rock Financial Showplace in Novi, Mich., The Detroit News reported Tuesday. Oakland County officials met with representatives of the auto show and the Rock Financial Showplace to check the temperature of making a move, Patterson said....

2008-12-19 05:57:00

LANSING, Mich., Dec. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Access and Affordability in Michigan (CAAM), Put Michigan People First and Michigan Association of Health Plans today expressed appreciation to Attorney General Mike Cox, Senate Majority Leader Mike Bishop, Sen. Tom George and the Senate Republican caucus for strong leadership in stopping bills supported by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan that would have taken away oversight from the attorney general and that would have allowed...

Word of the Day
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.