According to Michigan authorities, 451 people were arrested for drunk driving in the state during a three-week period of intensive enforcement efforts in March and early April. The crackdown coincided with the March Madness college basketball tournament, St. Patrick’s Day and spring break for many colleges and... 
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Lyft and Uber, two services that provide access to vehicles for hire via smartphone apps, recently began operating in Tampa. This is despite staunch opposition from industry and regulators. Taxi and limo operators want the Hillsborough County Public Transportation Commission to ticket the companies’ drivers for... 
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Graham Glasgow, an offensive lineman for the University of Michigan, will be charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated and will be arraigned before Judge Joseph Burke in Ann Arbor. According to Ann Arbor court records, U-M football coach Brady Hoke suspended Glasgow for part of spring practice and the team’s... 
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It is of the utmost importance that families with special needs take full advantage of benefits that are available from the government and the community. Sometimes families resist accepting these benefits out of a belief that they are only intended for low-income families. While there are income and asset requirements... 
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It’s not enough to have the life jacket.  You need to make sure you have the right life jacket for your size, your activities, and the water conditions you might be encountering. The Safe Boating Council has these guidelines: Try It On Check the manufacturer’s ratings for your size and weight. Make sure... 
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Patrick Keller of BBVA Compass  recently invited me to attend a conference  on nonverbal communication with Jan Hargrave.   I jumped at the chance to hear Ms. Hargrave since she is a well-known expert in the field. It has long been known that actions speak louder than words.  In fact, we communicate as follows: Words... 
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The better you know your product, the faster you can close a sale. Most employers know they need group health insurance, but they do not have the time to study the options. They rely on you to inform them about pricing, details and the implementation of a given policy at a business like theirs. If you can’t answer... 
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Office Depot® has recalled 1.4 million Gibson Leather Task Chairs after it received about 153 reports of the seat plate weld cracking or breaking, including 25 reports of contusions, abrasions and reports of injuries to the head, neck and a fractured back and hip which required medical attention.   .   By... 
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Republicans have strongly criticized President Obama’s Affordable Care Act, but they have struggled to articulate a common alternative vision for health care. While House Republicans have voted to repeal Obamacare more than 40 times, there has been less unity on proposals that replace it. One proposal involves... 
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Reports of sexual assaults by members of the military shot-up 50% in the past year, according to the Pentagon’s annual report released last week. But that sharp increase could be a result of a vigorous campaign to make victims feel more comfortable to come forward about being sexually assaulted, officials say. “There... 
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