Detroit Free Press

If a state House bill passes, third graders who score low on the reading portion of the MEAP would have to repeat the third grade.

Some legislators believe the decision to let kids use tanning beds should be up to parents.

To signal a right turn on a bicycle, you’re supposed to use an upturned left arm. But many cyclists just put their right arm straight out. A bill that’s circulating in the state House would allow both.

The legislation would also prevent the state from giving taxpayer money to those agencies. The bills passed in the state House today without public input or debate.

President and Mesa, Arizona mayor Scott Smith says the problems that are facing Detroit—like rapid population decline, pension debt, and a decreasing tax base—aren't the same as other cities.