Topic: Richard Snyder
Lottery winners got welfare benefits in more than 3,500 cases last year, a new Michigan report finds. That's 14 percent of state lottery winners on welfare, and the state aims to crack down.
$10 minimum wage would be achieved over three years, according to Democrats sponsoring the bill. But Republicans, who control the state legislature and the governorship, have not embraced a $10 minimum wage.
Louisiana's coastal parishes prepare to evacuate as tropical storm Bonnie threatens to push remains of Gulf oil spill ashore.
07/23/2010 03:39 pm
Like a giant industrial strength washing machine, the Gulf of Mexico will clean up most of the BP oil spill by itself, as it has other big spills. But environmental resilience has its limits.
07/13/2010 08:52 pm