Saturday, March 11th, 2017

 

WATCH: Garden City Kmart is going out of business forever

TweetAmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo reports from the Garden City Kmart store that is holding its final liquidation sale. The original Kmart store, which led to the nationwide chain of stores, is located at the corner of Ford Road and Middlebelt. It opened back on March 1, 1962 and will soon close for good in a few days. In this video, watch for interviews for shoppers as they returned to get one last bargain. You’ll hear from Martha Terry from Inkster, MI; Matt Lannom from Garden City, MI; and another customer fromRead More


U of M Basketball Team Safe After Plane Skids Off Runway

TweetWASHINGTON —  High winds in the Ypsilanti, Michigan area were to blame for the Michigan basketball team’s chartered plane accident at Willow Run Airport (YIP).  This was on Wednesday afternoon when the plane skidded off the runway.  The resulting was damage to the MD-83 stretch aircraft was on the underbelly.  They were using runway 23-L and there were 109 passengers and seven crew were aboard.  There were slight injuries.  Family members of the basketball staff, administrators, the pep-band and cheerleaders were also on board.  The aircraft is operated by AmeristarRead More


Why Daylight Saving Time Could Increase Your Heart Attack Risk

Tweet ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Heart attacks occur most often on Monday mornings. And on one particular Monday, the risk may be further elevated. Research shows a 24 percent jump in the number of heart attacks occurring the Monday after we “spring forward” for daylight saving time compared with other Mondays throughout the year. That lost hour of sleep may play a bigger, perhaps more dangerous role in our body’s natural rhythm, according to a 2014 study led by the University of Michigan Frankel Cardiovascular Center. Although researchers can’t say preciselyRead More