Obama Declares Disaster In Detroit-Area FloodingThe action makes available federal funding to those affected in Macomb, Oakland and Wayne counties.
Detroit School Kids Fail To Get 'Head Start' As Officials Miss Funding DeadlineSchool officials admit they mistakenly missed the deadline, but say they plan to accommodate the thousands of students by expanding its state-funded pre-K program.
Michigan Gets Millions In Federal Funds For EducationAn early Christmas gift to Michigan: the state is awarded millions of dollars in "Race to the Top" federal funding.
Advocates Ask Congress To Spare Great Lakes FundsThe effectiveness of a long-term plan to heal the ailing Great Lakes could be marred by federal spending cuts, which also could make it harder to cope with low water levels that threaten the region's economy.
Metro Detroit To Get $4.2M For Housing, Homelessness ProgramsMetro Detroit will receive $4.2 million in federal funding to promote affordable housing, fight homelessness and boost the local economy.
MSU Gets Support For Atom Smasher FundingMichigan State University says it's gotten key backing in the fight to retain federal financial support for a $600 million physics research center.
State Gets Funding For Dearborn Train Station State transportation officials have received more than $28.2 million to build a train station in Dearborn.