Water Department Workers Strike In Del RayMembers of the department's largest union are striking in protest of a proposal to cut 80 percent of the department's workers.
Detroit Lions Cut 8 PlayersThis morning the Detroit Lions have announced they have released 8 players. Among the players are WR's Damario Ballard, Marcus Harris, RB Mike Bell who was signed when Mikel Leshoure tore his achilles.
City Of Taylor Lays Off 9 Police OfficersThe city of Taylor has laid off nine police officers, effective Sunday, as a first step in cutting the city's budget.
IRS Agents Protest Possible CutsAbout 60 or so workers at the IRS Detroit Computing Center on Michigan Avenue protested outside the building over concerns that Congress is contemplating a variety of cuts.
Lansing Mayor Looks At 'Worst Case' Budget CutsLansing Mayor Virg Bernero, presenting what he calls, a worst case budget plan to eliminate the city's projected $20 million dollar deficit.
Snyder Looking For Compromise, Not Fights With UnionsWhile police are removing union protesters from the Wisconsin Assembly, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder says he remains committed to collective bargaining.
Congress Approves Tax Cuts, Renews Jobless Benefits Congress sent President Barack Obama sweeping, bipartisan legislation to avoid a Jan. 1 spike in income taxes for millions and renew jobless benefits for victims of the worst recession in 80 years.
President Urges Congress To Approve Tax CutsPresident Barack Obama says the tax-cut deal he negotiated with Republicans is a "good deal for the American people."
Tax Credits, Cuts Dominate Saturday Addresses
Prez Promotes Technology; GOP Talks Tax Cuts
Tax Cut Vote Expected After Elections
GM, Ford Sales Slow In China