Plan to Exit Bankruptcy Is Approved for Detroit

Plan to Exit Bankruptcy Is Approved for Detroit
DETROIT — Less than 16 months after Detroit became the largest city in the United States to file for bankruptcy, a federal judge on Friday approved a plan intended to help it escape years of financial ruin and begin the hard work of becoming viable again.
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Top turf pair could square off
Should Wise Dan be entered in this year's renewal of the race, he would seek an unprecedented third straight victory — and a record third win overall — in the prestigious event, which is positioned each year as the race that immediately precedes the …
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American Express, Costco to end US exclusivity deal
American Express said Thursday that it hasn't been able to come to an agreement with Costco on renewal terms. The current agreement covers U.S. stores and dates back 16 years. It will end March 31, 2016. American Express executives said in an emailed …
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Passport Melas: Over 2000 applicants in Pune breathe easy

Passport Melas: Over 2000 applicants in Pune breathe easy
As many as 1,100 appointments were given to applicant seekers, who visited the PSK to get their passport applications processed. The appointments to register for the Passport Mela were made available from January 16 and 1,097 appointments were …
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DJ Mo Beatz Talks Reppin' Detroit, New Projects and Passport Stamping
Being able to travel and see the world, getting major passport stamps while working is a dream most 20-somethings have while working in a cubicle, or stuck at a day job. Yet, being only 27, Mo Beatz (who was nominated for the Tour DJ of the Year at the …
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Tea Party Favorites Sue Federal Government Over Voter Proof-Of-Citizenship Law

Tea Party Favorites Sue Federal Government Over Voter Proof-Of-Citizenship Law
You don't drive and you haven't traveled abroad in years, leaving your passport expired or lost. In the months before the election, you changed addresses, and for some reason never received a notification from the state reminding you that your license …
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Detroit goes to the dogs
The city lost 237,000 residents between 2000 and 2010, falling to 713,000 from its one-time high of 1.8 million people. “The suffering of animals goes hand in hand with the suffering of people,” Arrington said. But at least one Michigan dog managed to …
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W.Va. judge, county official plead not guilty
Tinsley noted that Thornsbury had been unable to find his U.S. passport previously, and Thornsbury said he had located and surrendered it as ordered. The indictment says … A replacement judge has taken over Thornsbury's caseload. Earlier Wednesday …
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Detroit Bankruptcy Hearing Will Decide Speed Of Municipal Eligibility Trial

Detroit Bankruptcy Hearing Will Decide Speed Of Municipal Eligibility Trial
What is likely to be a fierce court battle begins Friday, when U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes hears arguments over his schedule for Detroit's eligibility to file for bankruptcy. Even that … "The other two factors, though, could definitely get …
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With support we can win even more medals – Naidoo
"They have just been getting back into training and are on track with their performances going towards Rio in 2016. … South African Amateur Swimming Federation, Naidoo said his father, who was denied the opportunity to travel abroad to watch …
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