Misplaced mail in a mail union election; feds intervene

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U.S. Labor Department asks federal judge to throw out results of February election for Michigan mail handlers             
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A Lucedale man was convicted of sexually assaulting a girl for three years beginning when she was 3.              
Calgary schools are the first to get a toolkit aimed at helping educators across the country recognize child abuse. The toolkit was developed by the Sheldon Kennedy Child Advocacy Centre to ......
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc, maker of the Predator remotely piloted aircraft, has entered cooperative agreements with South Korean entities.
Workers at the Terranea Resort in Rancho Palos Verdes plan to sue the ritzy hotel, contending they aren’t paid for the time they spend waiting to get uniforms before each shift and being driven on
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LAVAL, Que. - A well-known Quebec construction mogul was involved in a kickback system so simple it is unbelievable it wasn't discovered sooner, the Crown told the opening of his ......
Michigan ranks among the worst states for identity theft and fraud, a new analysis by a personal finance website shows.             
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google’s parent company is throwing its financial support behind ride-hailing service Lyft, deepening its rift with market leader Uber. Alphabet Inc., which gets most of it
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — One of the largest producers of Georgia’s famous Vidalia onions has been ordered by a federal judge to pay $1.4 million in damages and unpaid overtime owed to hundreds of w
Dan Gilbert and his team release a new up-tempo video pitching Detroit as the best site for Amazon's new headquarters.             
New Zealand's Defense Force announced it is buying weapons from U.S. rifle manufacturer Barrett.
Mark Fields will join TPG Capital as a senior adviser             
The new and improved outdoor holiday market planned for downtown Detroit this winter takes the notion of "placemaking" a big step forward.             
Leonardo has completed the rollout of its cyber monitoring and response service for the NATO Communications and Information Agency.
A British enthusiasm for feeding birds may have caused UK great tits to have evolved longer beaks than their European counterparts, according to new research. The findings identify for the first time
In 2013, an influenza virus began circulating among poultry in China. It caused several waves of human infection and as of late July 2017, nearly 1,600 people had tested positive for avian H7N9. Nearl
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp has teamed up with the National Football League's Green Bay Packers in a $10 million partnership intended to spur tech innovation in Wisconsin, the software c
TORONTO - A report by the Canadian Securities Administrators says just over half of registered firms surveyed reported a cybersecurity incident last year. The survey of firms registered as investment
Clinton homeowner got some pushback after her Halloween display was posted on social media.              
The Honest Ads Act increases transparency in online political ads. That's important. But it won't stop bad actors from exploiting open platforms.
New cars made by the Detroit 3 received low scores from drivers who owned or leased more than 640,000 vehicles, according to Consumer Reports.             
Brand new app Studio promises to take away the boredom of running on a treadmill by offering socialized group fitness classes through a subscription-based model.
Card debt has soared to record levels, generating big profits for banks but leaving some people with unmanageable payments.
The ride-hailing company added fresh capital to its coffers from the venture arm that was spun out of Google, as the battle to conquer transportation continues.
TORONTO - Ontario politicians took the unusual step Thursday of using time in the legislature to unanimously condemn a law passed by Quebec that bans anyone from giving or receiving ......
Gilbert’s tweet Thursday links to an inspirational ‘Detroit Moves the World’ video             
As consumer interest in eSports soars, advertisers and media platforms are taking notice and scrambling to identify and explore ways to engage.
OTTAWA - Indigenous Services Minister Jane Philpott says the Liberal government expects to reach a settlement in the "near future" with a First Nations family that's been battling Ottawa to ...
Fifteen states, most recently California, have rules allowing for the liquefaction of human remains through a process called alkaline hydrolysis.
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Titletown Tech in Green Bay, the second city in Microsoft’s TechSpark program, will offer a startup accelerator, venture capital funding and a training program for existing businesses to create new p
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FREDERICTON - New Brunswickers are getting a glimpse of how legalized marijuana may be sold in the province. Although the provincial government hasn't yet announced a retail model, NB Liquor has ...

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