Michigan Set to Raise Minimum Wage to $9.25 Hour

LANSING, Mich. — Michigan is poised to raise its minimum wage by 25 percent over the next four years to $9.25 an hour, as Republicans controlling state...

1 Dead After Boat Capsizes on Lake Michigan

CHICAGO — A woman on a boat that capsized miles from Chicago’s shoreline died Sunday after being pulled from Lake Michigan, and the U.S. Coast Guard said crews...

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Photo Essays

Growing Up Romney: Mitt’s Early World

The childhood narratives that inform the public’s perception of so many political figures —Abe Lincoln’s log cabin; George Washington’s cherry tree; JFK’s...

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