1 person dead after fight at GM’s Orion Assembly plant

1 person dead after fight at GM’s Orion Assembly plant

A 49-year-old man is dead following a fight at General Motors’ Orion Assembly plant in Orion Township, the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office confirmed Thursday in a news release. Oakland County Sheriff’s Communications Officer Steve Huber identified the victim as Gregory Lanier Robertson of Pontiac. Robertson had worked at the plant for about seven months. The … Read more

Book has insight, no clear answer on Northam yearbook photo

Book has insight, no clear answer on Northam yearbook photo

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia author’s investigative effort to uncover the origins of a racist photo on Ralph Northam’s medical school yearbook page has ended inconclusively, according to the author, who has written a book that offers new details about the 2019 scandal and the former governor’s remarkable political survival. “Of course, I would … Read more

Entergy New Orleans customers will get $10.2 million bill for power plant outage, utility says | Local Politics

Entergy New Orleans customers will get .2 million bill for power plant outage, utility says |  Local Politics

From the shutdown of a massive nuclear power station in Mississippi to brief blackouts caused by squirrels, Entergy New Orleans reliability big and small was put under a microscope at a City Council hearing Wednesday. For the first time, utility officials explained what led to a month-long outage at the Grand Gulf Nuclear Station that … Read more

‘Better late than never’: how Brian Eno and David Byrne finally laid a musical ghost to rest | pop and rock

‘Better late than never’: how Brian Eno and David Byrne finally laid a musical ghost to rest |  pop and rock

In early 1970s Lebanon, a young singer from a hill town north of Beirut was on the up. Before the civil war in 1975, the capital was the Arab world’s thriving artistic centre, where folk-dance traditions were reaching new heights. There, Dunya Younes was a rising star, appearing in musicals and collaborating with pillars of … Read more

Life Time Sees 42 Percent Growth In Q2

Life Time Sees 42 Percent Growth In Q2

LifeTime Group Holdings, Inc. reported sales grew 42 percent in the second quarter ended June 30 with gym memberships up 10.2 percent year-over-year across its nearly 160 athletic country clubs across the US and Canada. Bahram Akradi, founder, chairman and CEO, said: “We are happy to report that Life Time is growing back steadily. During … Read more