DETROIT (AP) -- The federal government awarded Michigan $223.9 million on Thursday to help tear down blighted buildings and revitalize neighborhoods in a dozen cities including Detroit, Grand Rapids and Flint. The U.S. Department of Housing and Ur...
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By Jessica Luton, The Union-Recorder, Milledgeville, Ga. Jan. 13--A Milledgeville-based media and Web design company is offering local nonprofit organizations a leg up in tough financial times by offering to create Web sites, free of charge. Goebe...
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MIAMI (AP) -- Hans Mardy has dialed the numbers hundreds of times, praying someone - his father, his sister, one of four brothers - will pick up the phone. He waits, passport in pocket, ready to board the next flight to earthquake-ravaged Haiti. ...
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PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) -- Haitians piled bodies along the devastated streets of their capital Wednesday after a powerful earthquake flattened the president's palace, the cathedral, hospitals, schools, the main prison and whole neighborhoods. O...
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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- A pair of American nonprofits want to ramp up production in the next year of a high-protein peanut butter-like paste that could feed some of the more than 1 billion people around the world who don't have enough to eat. But...
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