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Stabenow Opposes Lake Huron Nuclear Waste Dump Site

U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow is calling on the State Department to invoke the Boundary Waters Treaty of 1909 to prevent Canada from building a nuclear waste dump near the Lake Huron shore. Stabenow has introduced legislation mandating the International Joint Commission study the risks to the Great Lakes of the …

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Michigan Tops Nation in Distressed Home Sales

Michigan tops the nation in the number of distressed home sales, according to a new report. Data from the research firm CoreLogic shows 21.4 percent of home sales in Michigan in May were distressed sales, which are transactions involving lender-owned property or a short sale. That’s well above the national …

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Internet Safety and Sexting Move Up List of Child Heath Concerns

A new report shows internet safety and sexting are among the top ten child health concerns. According to the C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital National Poll on Children’s Health, adult’s rate childhood obesity, bullying and drug abuse as their top three health concerns for kids. Those are the same issues adults …

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