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New Rules Proposed As 5-Year Anniversary Of Oil Spill Nears

Almost five years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the Obama administration has proposed new regulations aimed at strengthening oversight of offshore oil drilling equipment and ensuring that out-of-control wells can be sealed in an emergency.

04/14/2015

The San Onofre and Diablo Canyon nuclear power plants. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Supreme Court Seems Divided Over EPA Mercury Limits

The Supreme Court’s conservative justices cast doubt Wednesday on the Obama administration’s first-ever regulations aimed at reducing power plant emissions of mercury and other hazardous air pollutants.

03/26/2015

Part of a group of 16 Guatemalan children caught in Mexico while trying to migrate illegally into the United States, queue before climbing into a minibus at Aurora international airport in Guatemala City on July 14, 2014 upon their arrival after being deported from Mexico. US authorities have detained some 57,000 unaccompanied minors since October, twice the number from the same period a year ago, seeking to illegally cross into the US from Mexico. Three quarters of the minors are from El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras. (Credit: JOHAN ORDONEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Marygrove College Offers Help To Child Immigrants, If Obama Acts First

A local college is willing to use school resources to help child immigrants from Central America.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/17/2014

US President Barack Obama delivers a statement in the Brady Briefing Room of the White House on December 19, 2012 in Washington, DC.(credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

White House Details Obama’s $300M Plan To Help Detroit

Ahead of a Friday meeting in Detroit with several members of the Obama administration, the White House is detailing their plan to support the city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/27/2013

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Detroit Could Receive $100M From Feds For Recovery

Detroit is hoping for some badly needed cash from the federal government, as several members of the Obama administration meet in the Motor City.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/26/2013

A mural by the Grand River Creative Corridor (photo credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ)

Union Leaders Head To Washington To Hash Out Detroit Bankruptcy

While Washington has been largely silent on the largest municipal bankruptcy case in history, UAW president Bob King and others are meeting with the Obama administration today to discuss how it impacts union workers.

CBS Detroit–09/13/2013

President Obama in Detroit in 2010. (File Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

White House: Obama Aware Of Detroit’s Financial Crisis, No Plans To Intervene

Obama administration officials have been in contact with leaders in Detroit, according a spokesman.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/11/2013

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Judge: Feds Can’t Make Domino’s Founder Offer Birth Control

A federal judge has blocked the Obama administration from requiring Domino’s Pizza founder Tom Monaghan to provide mandatory contraception coverage to his employees.

03/14/2013

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Why You Should Wait Until 2016 To Sell Your Home

Planning to sell your home? You may want to wait until 2016 before listing it.

02/06/2013

Former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm speaks on stage during the final day of the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena on September 6, 2012 in Charlotte, North Carolina -- during which the DNC nominated U.S. President Barack Obama as the Democratic presidential candidate. (Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Is Former Gov. Granholm Headed For Job At The White House?

There is talk that President Barack Obama could be trying to add a former Michigan Governor to his administration.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/08/2013

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