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Dr. Michael Hunter on Supporting Local and Staying in Shape During the Pandemic

I’ve been hosting Autopsy: The Last Hours of… for more than 5 years now. It’s always a challenge to bring new information about celebrities and their deaths to the series. But in the process, I always discover something new or little- known about how our subjects lived-- by studying the details of how they died. Although production has been shut down due to COVID-19, my team is eager to get back to the studio again in November. Read more.

Kid Rock Donates $100K to Help Small Business

January 11, 2021

The coronavirus pandemic has severely disrupted lives, overwhelmed healthcare systems and caused economic losses worldwide. In the United States, some regions are experiencing the effects of financial hardship even more than others. Experts report that Michigan will feel the brunt of the economic crisis longer and more acutely than many other states, as it relies heavily on auto manufacturing, which has been largely shuttered. Read more.

Barstool Sports Founder Steps Up to Provide Help for Small Business Owners

December 29, 2020

Dave Portnoy, the founder and president of Barstool Sports, has launched a fund to bail out small businesses that have been hurt by the pandemic and government shutdowns. Reaching into his own pockets, he wants to help small businesses stay afloat and he is challenging others to join him for the cause. He calls it the Barstool Fund and he is using his incredible social reach to spread the word. Read more.

From Home Crafting to Big Business

December 23, 2020

Big retailers like Nordstrom www.nordstrom.com and Williams-Sonoma Inc. are turning to small artisans this holiday season to try to stand apart from rivals and draw new shoppers with locally made, handcrafted items. Read more.