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Detroit - An attempted armed robbery at a restaurant on Detroit's west side Saturday came to an abrupt end when the robber was shot by one of his intended victims.
Jamie Pietron-Oldenburg wished she could have attended the women's March on Washington, but it didn't work out, so she joined those rallying in Detroit on Saturday. The 38-year-old middle school teacher and mother from Clinton Township was one of ...
She says children had been with babysitter when they wandered off. police are investigating.
Detroit police Chief James Craig just doesn't get it. He doesn't get racism exists in his department. He doesn't get the irony of the whole situation - systemic racism flourishing on the watch of a black executive, in a mostly black department in a ...
The hundreds of thousands of protesters who dominated the capitol during Saturday's women's March on Washington, D.C. included 8,000 from Michigan and several busloads from metro Detroit. Many of them voiced the hope that this wasn't just an epic day ...
A march attracted over 4,000 people made up of women and men of different races and religions to the campus of Wayne State University in Detroit on Saturday, January 21, 2017. It was one of many marches throughout the world to coincide with the ...
Lorra Darling, 35, from Shelby Township stands among several thousand people taking part in a womens march on the campus of Wayne State University Saturday, January 21, 2017 in Detroit. Marches where held all over the state and nation to coincide with ...
Detroit Area Weather Forecast: 7 Day Outlook. METRO Detroit, MI - Here is an at-a-glance look of what the weather holds in store for the Metro Detroit area over the next week. Monday, January 23: Light rain throughout the day. High 44, low 36. Chance ...
After 25 years as a federal judge, Gerald Rosen embarks on a new career in mediation, the job that helped him save Detroit.
Detroit, MI - A Detroit police officer discovered what investigators believe to be a fake hand grenade at a gas station on Detroit's west side early Sunday morning. The officer found the device at the BP gas station at the corner of East Jefferson ...
Detroit (WWJ/AP) - Thousands of people, especially women, are rallying in Detroit for a march that's connected to a similar gathering in Washington.
JoAnna McDaniel was shocked to learn today that her children's school, J.E. Clark Preparatory Academy in Detroit, MIght be closing.
Both incidents reported between 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. Jan. 8 in the 15000 block of West Seven Mile and 12600 block of Dexter.
rain, rising temps prompt adjustments as crowds flock to Campus Martius for first day.
This riveting video shows what appears to be a gang attack inside one of Detroit's best-known restaurants: A red-shirted man saunters into American Coney Island, pulls a handgun from his waistband and hides it between his legs, then is followed by half ...
A tool caked with blood and ooze was delivered to a Detroit Medical Center children's hospital operating room a day after LARA cleared the medical center of sterilization violations.
Detroit - The Detroit Lions and Verizon announced today that WiFi will be fully upgraded and available for fans and guests at Ford Field for the 2017 NFL season.
Detroit -- Animal welfare authorities in Detroit are trying to find whoever is responsible for maiming a dog found with his ears and nose cut off.
ALLEN PARK -- The Detroit Lions have needs at defensive end and defensive tackle. And linebacker. Pretty much everywhere on defense, actually.
More than $1 million in foundation and state grants are going to the Detroit Health Department for five new initiatives aimed at addressing health problems of Detroit children, the Department announced today. The goal is to reduce health barriers that ...
Almost a year ago, we checked in with the Foundation Hotel, which will be located at the old Detroit Fire Department Headquarters at Larned and Washington.
Detroit's treasurer and deputy chief financial officer will take the role of a newly created position with Detroit's Land Bank Authority after being asked to step down because of a lack of experience with finance operations. David Szymanski, who joined ...
Michigan regulators are reviewing whether to reopen an investigation of the Detroit Medical Center after a filthy surgical tool interrupted an operation just one day after the state ended its probe of dirty instruments at the system, The Detroit News ...
There is no doubt as the world becomes more productive, we are all entering post-employment societies. This can be terrifying as it appears more and more people will no longer be needed to create goods.
A 42-year-old man is under arrest and 200 marijuana plants - and a gun - were seized during a raid Wednesday afternoon at a marijuana grow warehouse on Detroit's east side, police said. It was about 3 p.m. Wednesday when the Detroit police ...
Ever since we started this project, the one thing we knew is that the post about Detroit is both going to be the most read and the most discussed of our series.
The Michigan Humane Society is offering a $2,500 reward for tips leading to the person or persons responsible for maiming a dog found with his ears and nose cut off on Detroit's southwest side this week. A citizen spotted the severely wounded ...
Metro Detroit will be cloudy and cool to start today with temps near freezing and wind chills in the mid 20s as you head out.
Detroit also got some unexpected contributions from another rookie in Graham Glasgow. The third-round pick instantly improved Detroit's left guard situation when he took over for the benched Laken Tomlinson, then did a fine job replacing the injured ...
Anybody living south or heading south on I-75 will be spending significantly more time in metro Detroit over the next two years.
Detroit (WXYZ) - Detroit police are searching for a suspected wanted in a non-fatal shooting of a 19-year-old man at American Coney Island downtown.
Stotz has been a working chef in metro Detroit's culinary scene for years, a former executive chef at the now closed Atlas Global Bistro who was peer-selected for Best Chefs America in 2013.
The family of Kwame Kilpatrick is still holding out hope that President Obama will pardon or reduce the sentence of the disgraced Detroit Mayor. Supporters hope for President Barack Obama to set the former Mayor free, especially in the wake of Tuesday ...
Detroit (WJBK) - A former U-M running back is hoping to get his treatment center back up and running after a Detroit neighborhood kicked him out. At 68 years old, Billy Taylor Jr. has battled addiction and even spent time behind bars, but now the ...
While the organization has seen some improvement in ReStore revenues and reduced the delinquency rate, Habitat Detroit has also been hit hard by the loss of government funding and a decline in corporate sponsorships.
If Detroit performs well, taking care of business against the cellar dwellers and playing competitive ball against their Eastern Conference rivals, a turnaround could be imminent.
WEST BLOOMFIELD, Mich. - The Jewish community Center of Metro Detroit was evacuated Wednesday after a bomb threat was called in.
Detroit (WJBK) - Detroit police made a major marijuana bust during a raid Wednesday with the street value close to a million dollars.
Betsy DeVos may have been an unexpected nominee for Secretary of education in the Donald Trump administration, but she's no stranger to the Detroit Free Press. For decades, we've covered DeVos, her family and her personal role in the creation of ...
NASA astronaut Shane Kimbrough tweeted the stunning picture Tuesday morning with Detroit as the star.
A reward of $2,500 in the case of a brown and tan Rottweiler that was found with most of its nose and ears torn off near Livernois and Warren on Detroit's ...
Detroit police are working to find a man accused of opening fire at a downtown restaurant. At about 3:10 a.m. Jan. 8, employees at the eatery in the 100 block of West Lafayette spotted several males who "began assaulting a group of females that were ...
Detroit earned recognition from the New York Times earlier this month as a top travel destination worldwide for 2017. Now it's earning publicity as a top "unexpected" food destination, this time from National Geographic.
Detroit Tigers rumors are in the headlines. According to the latest report form Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, Jose Iglesias could be on the trade block.





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