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Clear Lake State Park dogsled races
January 14, 2010 – 3:02 am

Clear Lake State Park is going to the dogs on two winter weekends – literally!

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MI group: Slash business taxes, expand sales tax
January 14, 2010 – 3:00 am

A group of Michigan business executives is trying to build momentum for changes it says would help the state budget and improve the state’s economic climate.

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Humphries picked to run combined Mich. DNR, DEQ
January 14, 2010 – 2:58 am

Governor Granholm has named Rebecca Humphries the director of the new Michigan Department of Natural Resources and Environment.

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Foundations, corporations pledge Haiti relief
January 14, 2010 – 2:50 am

Businesses and other groups across the U.S. are committing millions of dollars and giving supplies and other aid to relief efforts for victims of Tuesday’s earthquake off the coast of Haiti.

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Vancouver dismisses worries over weather
January 13, 2010 – 11:00 pm

Vancouver Olympics planners downplayed worries over recent spring-like weather on Wednesday, despite their move to limit public access to a ski venue to preserve snow for next month’s Games.

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West Ham face sanctions for crowd violence
January 13, 2010 – 11:00 pm

West Ham United face sanctions after the FA said the Premier League club had been found guilty on two charges of crowd trouble at a League Cup match against Millwall at Upton Park last August.

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Ecclestone proposes grand prix shortcuts
January 13, 2010 – 11:00 pm

Bernie Ecclestone wants to introduce “shortcuts” on race tracks to boost entertainment and allow the top drivers to do more overtaking, the Formula One supremo said on Wednesday.

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ITF says World Cup idea has interesting elements
January 13, 2010 – 11:00 pm

A proposed tennis “World Cup” to replace the Davis Cup has interesting elements but also many challenges, the International Tennis Federation said on Wednesday.

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Continental Ryder Cup bid hopefuls told to get creative
January 13, 2010 – 11:00 pm

Local color and an Olympic-style legacy will be key factors when Europe’s Ryder Cup bid committee chooses between six candidates to take the competition back to continental Europe in 2018, bid leaders heard on Wednesday.

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Referee row earns Celtics’ Rivers $25,000 fine
January 13, 2010 – 11:00 pm

Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers has been fined $25,000 arguing with the referees during a game against the Atlanta Hawks, the NBA said on Wednesday.

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Clippers lose rookie Griffin to season-ending surgery
January 13, 2010 – 11:00 pm

Blake Griffin’s injury-ravaged rookie season with the Los Angeles Clippers ended on Wednesday when the power forward was ruled out for another four months to have surgery.

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X-Factor judge Dannii Minogue pregnant
January 13, 2010 – 11:00 pm

Pop star and talent show judge Dannii Minogue is expecting her first child, her spokesman said on Wednesday.

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