Most fashion-conscious shoppers don't head to Meijer stores specifically for a pair of palazzo pants, a Boho chic blouse or the necklace that makes the outfit. But the company, founded as a grocery store chain, is hoping to recast its image as a shopping destination where orange is not just produce but also a fashion statement.
Consumers are increasingly hitting dealerships this summer to buy or lease a new car, truck or SUV, keeping car sales for 2014 on a rate that is higher than many analysts had expected just a few months ago.
The Lions' use of running backs will look thoroughly different under new offensive coordinator Joe Lombardi. When Lombardi was in New Orleans, the Saints mixed in three or four backs each game, as well as a fullback
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- Detroit Tigers - MLB: Eugenio Suarez plays like a veteran, gives Tigers one less thing to worry about
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It's about the present, obviously. But also about the presence. And by trading for Rangers closer Joakim Soria, Tigers president and general manager Dave Dombrowski has given
'Lucy' is part modern mayhem exercise, stuffed with shootings, car chases and the like, and part existential evolution-of-the-mind metaphysical navel-gazer.
The Michigan Department of Transportation doesn't always work with steel, asphalt and concrete: Sometimes they build using comforting memories and wistful sentiment. Just ask
Detroit An aggressive program by Detroit to find owners for vacant houses continues with an open house in the historic Boston-Edison neighborhood.
With an easier path for existing diesels to emigrate, the luxury world is awash with new models that were previously off-limits to U.S. drivers.
Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson is proposing a general 3 percent increase in employee salaries for fiscal 2015.
Republican Gov. Rick Snyder has a nearly $2.2 million campaign cash advantage over Democratic challenger Mark Schauer heading into the final 100 days
Jerusalem An Israeli Cabinet minister says Israel has agreed to extend a 12-hour humanitarian truce in the Gaza war by four hours.
Some of the hippest online retailers around are pioneering an old concept: offline retailing.
Everyone seems shocked when they find out 'And So It Goes' is the first time veteran actors Michael Douglas, 69, and Diane Keaton, 68, have worked
As back-to-school sales ramp up and you prepare to head to your local Bed Bath & Beyond or Target, dorm shopping list in hand, it's important to do
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- Hear 911 call: Owner wasn't home when dogs killed Livonia man, police say
- Tigers can't profit on Drew Smyly's career-high 11K offering in one-run loss
- Lions training camp position previews: Running backs
- Video: Sixth-grade girl Sam Gordon turns on the jets at Michigan football camp
- Q&Auto: The motorhead behind the new Challenger Hellcat
- Eugenio Suarez plays like a veteran, gives Tigers one less thing to worry about
- Red Wings goalies: Jimmy Howard's mission is to make amends for last season
- Meijer out to be more fashion forward
- New-car sales running higher than forecasts
- Fair or Foul: Trade should help Tigers now, Rangers down the road
- Ron McKeefery joins ex-coach, friend Chris Creighton in building Eastern Michigan football program
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