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(WXYZ) - Areas of fog and drizzle overnight and into Sunday. Tracking more rain and milder temperatures to start the week. NEXT 48 HOURS: Tonight: Areas of fog and drizzle. Lows: 31-34 / Winds: SW 5-10. Sunday: Cloudy with drizzle and a few rain showers. Highs: 38-42 / Winds: SSE 5-10. Monday: ...
Detroit (AP) - A Detroit man who had lived in the U.S. for nearly 30 years has been deported to Mexico. Jorge Garcia came to the U.S. with his family when he was 10 years old. He has no criminal record, pays taxes and has long sought legal status, according to his family. The 39-year-old landscaper ...

Officially, Amazon says Detroit's lack of mass transit and the region's questionable ability to attract talent torpedoed the regional effort led by Gilbert, the Quicken Loans mogul. What a surprise. Stains from decades of disinvestment, corruption, and confrontation cannot be erased by a glossy pitch to Amazon ...
Detroit - Saturday will be dry and milder, eventually. Sunday will have above-average temps, too, but with some fog early and rain late and definitely more thawing. Please join me on twitter (@AndrewHumphrey) for regular weather updates. Saturday evening will be partly to mostly cloudy and chilly with ...
A man who travels conspicuously with a horned, black goat named Deer in an old school bus he purchased in Kentucky was viciously attacked and robbed in his Detroit home Tuesday. Erick Brown, 31, says he tried to help a couple of homeless travelers and their dog, whom he met on the internet, before ...
Aside from fighting the flu - perish the thought - metro Detroiters could've spent Saturday ogling cars at Detroit's big auto show, or strolling in the sunshine of a January thaw. But about 200 hardy volunteers trekked in the woods, fanning out across southeast Michigan, to stride through melting snow in ...

The lady in charge of this particular house is Kate Williams, a Detroit native whose family roots run deep in Corktown: her great-grandparents met at the neighborhood's Gaelic League after emigrating from Ireland. Ms. Williams, who previously cooked at other restaurants around town, had long wanted to ...
In a Thursday interview with Crain's, Sandy Baruah, president and CEO of the Detroit Regional Chamber, said he and a handful of representatives from Gilbert's Bedrock LLC real estate development company, the city and state had a call with Sullivan to discuss why Detroit and Windsor weren't named one ...
Today, we're asking which places in the metro Detroit area you still call by their old name. Pine Knob is one of the most obvious choices, at least for concert venues. Developers seem to call Cass Corridor anything but Cass Corridor these days. As far as buildings go, the Dime Building has had a few names, ...
Detroit - Sunshine graced our skies and made for a fine final workday of the week. Winds blowing between 10 and 20 miles per hour did make it feel cooler but, compared to recent days, today was a splendid one. Skies will become partly cloudy tonight, with lows in the upper 20s (-2 degrees Celsius).
A man wanted in connection with a homicide in Detroit was arrested in Knoxville Monday night, according to Knoxville police. KPD said Romante Adams, 28, is wanted for a Jan. 5 homicide that happened in Detroit. He was arrested by the Smoky Mountain Fugitive Task Force shortly before 9 p.m. Monday.
Airspace Experience Technologies, LLC (AirSpaceX) has given a preview of its vision for the future of air taxi services at this year's North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit. The company unveiled a sub-scale model of its vertical take off and landing (VTOL) aircraft, Mobi-One, ...
Tomorrow will be cold again, but the temp trend is up after that this week. NEXT 48 HOURS: This evening: Snow showers off and on. Temps: 18-21 / Winds: ESE 10. Tonight: Mostly cloudy as snow showers end. Lows: 11-15 / Winds: SW 5. Tuesday: Mostly cloudy with isolated snow showers. High: 18-22 ...
Light snow will fall through Monday, dropping about 2 inches on metro Detroit before clearing until the weekend, according to the National Weather Service. Temperatures are forecast to remain below freezing until Friday, said National weather Service meteorologist Sara Pampreen. "We'll be in the ...
In this April 21, 2017 photo, FBI agents leave the office of Dr. Fakhruddin Attar at the Burhani Clinic in Livonia, Mich., after completing a search for documents. A federal judge in Detroit has dismissed one charge against Attar and Dr. Jumana Nagarwala in connection with a female genital mutilation case.
A gas station surveillance camera in Detroit captured a nearly fatal shooting that occurred about 11:50 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 14. According to Detroit police, a driver and two passengers pulled into the Valero gas station in the 11600 block of McNichols and began inflating his tire. Two suspects approached and ...
METRO AIRPORT (WXYZ) - A family is torn apart after a man is deported, after living in Michigan for the past 30 years. Jorge Garcia came to the United States illegally with his parents when he was 10 years old. He's now 39. He arrived one year before he could qualify under DACA. He has a wife and two ...

If you're a pickup man -- or woman -- the 2018 edition of the North American International Auto Show is sensory overload. This year, all three Detroit automakers are going truck crazy, with each offering new versions that are taking turns lighting up Cobo Center. Ford is bringing back the Ranger. It's a tad ...
Two rental property companies have filed a federal lawsuit against Detroit challenging the city's rental inspection ordinance, saying it violates their rights against "unreasonable searches and seizures." MS Rentals, a landlord in Gibraltar, and Garner Properties & Management, a Taylor-based property ...
The Penguins are among the teams Detroit must pass. Jimmy Howard is ready to return after missing one game with a sore knee. Penguins backup goaltender Tristan Jarry (7-3-2, 2.46 goals-against average, .919 save percentage, two shutouts) will start today. Matt Murray returned home to Ontario for ...
And the first thing that is of notice, Detroit was a near-bankrupt city. And so we had no money. At that time, it cost anywhere from $1,200 to $1,500 per kit back in '09 to test them. So we're looking at a multimillion-dollar problem just to get them tested. And it doesn't do any good to test them all if you're not ...
Welcome to the new reality -- for Detroit's auto show, for the region's auto industry, and for its foreign competition. This year's show will feature new, profit-rich pickup offerings from the Detroit Three and solid products from Volkswagen, Toyota and Nissan. But the business buzz will be all about mobility.
Detroit - Another Arctic chill arrives for the holiday weekend, but a majority of it will be dry. That said, snowflakes will fly, again, on Monday, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday. Please join me on twitter (@AndrewHumphrey) for regular weather updates. Saturday morning will be mostly cloudy and ...
Detroit -- An Amber Alert has been canceled for a 2-week-old girl who police say was forcefully taken from her home in Detroit early Saturday. Bella Osterman was taken at 1:35 a.m. from her home in the 3300 block of Garfield by her father Cordney Osterman,who police said is still at large. Police found the ...
Broom-wielding, sneaker-wearing teams fielded by Detroit businesses will be squaring off in downtown Detroit as broomball makes a return to Campus Martius. Companies signing up for the league include Quicken Loans, Meridian Health Plan, Ford Motor Company, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Plante Moran, ...
A Wayne County Circuit judge held off issuing a ruling Friday in a dispute over a closed school building that has pit the Detroit school district against a charter school trying to buy the property. During a court hearing Friday morning before Judge David Allen, the attorney for the Detroit Prep charter school ...
Detroit - The snowy weather is something people living in Michigan might be used to, but the abrupt turnaround from 50-degree temperatures to snow shocked even some natives. Shoveling snow is just something Thomas Valderas is used to. "Well, I've got my thermal, my work hoodie, my work shirt," ...
With 800,000-plus people expected to descend upon Metro Detroit for the North American International Auto Show over the coming two weeks, opportunistic pimps and sex traffickers are likely to follow, law enforcers warn. The first week of the auto show draws thousands of international journalists for ...
Influenza cases are raging nationwide, federal authorities say 20 children have died from the flu and 7% of senior deaths last month are blamed on this year's virulent strain. All of that prompted metro Detroit's Beaumont hospital chain to take an unusual step Friday afternoon: banning visits from children ...
Preliminary investigation revealed that the victim, a 30-year-old male from Detroit, stopped at a gas station located at the intersection of Clark Street and Fort Street. The victim is approached by a man who states he will fill up his gas tank and give him $100 if he'll agree to take him to the north side of Detroit.
On Monday, January 15, many events will be taking place around Detroit to celebrate the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. Kids and adults will find a wide range of activities, from historical films to a march to creative expressions. More information can be found at the links provided. The Detroit Institute ...
As the Detroit auto show approaches, here's a historical look at where the pioneers of the auto industry lived. For historic auto industry photos check out this collection: Historic photos show Ford's early Model T assembly line and wartime production. More coverage of the Detroit auto show, which runs Jan ...
The story starts in 2013, when people in Windsor, Ontario, looked across the Detroit River and noticed big black piles of some kind of material along the shoreline south of downtown Detroit. It turned out to be petroleum coke, or petcoke, a byproduct Canadian tar sands oil processed at the Marathon refinery in Southwest ...
Detroit -- firefighters are working to extinguish a massive blaze that's been burning for several hours at a scrapyard on the city's east side. The fire overtook Strong steel Products, located on Mount Elliott and Strong Street, Friday afternoon. Ferrous Processing & Trading Co. operates out of the scrapyard.
Deputy Fire Chief David Fornell told Crain's Detroit Business that nearly 60 firefighters responded to the blaze about 11:30 a.m. Friday that ignited at Ferrous Processing and Trading Co.'s Strong steel Products recycling yard at 6464 Strong on Detroit's east side. Detroit Fire crews are expected to battle the ...
LANSING - A Monroe County man couldn't believe his eyes after scratching off a $2 million winning Multiplier Spectacular instant game ticket from the Michigan Lottery. The lucky player, who chose to remain anonymous, bought his winning ticket at the lightning Quick Gas N Go, located at 640 Saline Street ...
Detroit - The National Weather Service is adding a new type of snow warning in Michigan starting next year. Effective on or about January 16, 2018, the NWS will begin to issue, on an operational basis, the highly localized, polygon-based Snow Squall Warnings.
It's been decades since Motown diva Diana Ross said "It's My House" about 633 Belmont in Detroit's North End. But that's not hurting marketing efforts for the duplex that Ross and her family once called home. "Wow! Diana Ross' Childhood home, nearly complete and ready for your final touches,'' reads the ...
And that's notable, considering CES falls just a week ahead of the North American International Auto Show in Detroit - one of the biggest industry events on ... We know that's a place we need to be, but all of our staff and all of our cars are in Detroit," Allie Fried, director of global event communications at the ...
If you're curious about who owned your Detroit home in the past, or what the neighborhood looked like when it was built, resources are available to find that history. Researching a historic home can be a time-consuming and convoluted task. By following these essential first steps, you will be well underway ...
Officials held a ceremonial groundbreaking Thursday afternoon for the upcoming City Club Apartments CBD Detroit on Washington Boulevard in the city's downtown. The event took place at the David Whitney Building, which is across the street from the site where construction began in September.
Detroit -- In its pitch to persuade Amazon to locate its second headquarters downtown, Detroit has offered something once considered an embarrassment: vacant space. Detroit's proposal to the Seattle-based online retail giant includes office space in existing buildings, more square footage in projects ...
Four 7-Eleven stores in Metro Detroit were targeted Wednesday by Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials as part of a nationwide sweep. One man was arrested for immigration violations, according to ICE officials. The stores were among 98 nationwide targeted by ICE on Wednesday. Nationally ...
A 26-year-old Detroit man has been charged with going on a stabbing spree that left his mother dead and two men in their 40s with non-fatal wounds. Aonrai Christopher Jerry allegedly stabbed his 43-year-old mother Sabbione Agee, also of Detroit, to death around 6 p.m. Sunday in the basement of their ...
A former Detroit police officer accused of assaulting a man faces a Detroit judge Thursday. Edward Hicks 28, is charged in connection with an assault on Deonta Stewart in August 2016. According to the Wayne County prosecutor's Office, Hicks and his partner drove up on Stewart around 10 p.m. on Chene ...
Smith, 58, lives on a half-mile stretch of St. Aubin on Detroit's east side, where 20 of the 58 houses between McNichols and Minnesota are vacant. It's difficult to see at night in some areas, despite new streetlights. Last year, there were four homicides, 55 assaults, 17 robberies and 94 reported burglaries in ...
Detroit - A very mild or warm start around Metro Detroit with Thursday morning temps in the upper 40s to low 50s as you head out early on. Those numbers will rise slowly through the day with the exception of rain cooled air as scattered showers will be coming at us during parts of your day. Look for ...
FARMINGTON HILLS, MI - Buddy's Pizza is making its way to the masses with a new partnership set to push Detroit-style square pizza pie outside state lines. The Detroit-based restaurant chain has partnered with CapitalSpring, the investment firm behind such brands as Taco Bell and Denny's, in a move to ...
We were a little surprised last year when the New York Times named Detroit as the #9 global destination in 2017. Lonely Planet joined in later in the year, calling Detroit the #2 city in the world to visit. Now, CBS This Morning is on board with the Motor City. This past weekend, Peter Greenberg listed top ...
Detroit police say two people were killed and a child was injured after a single car crash on the city's east side. According to police, a vehicle was traveling at a high rate of speed on northbound Chene near I-94 when it struck a viaduct and then a pole. A 41-year-old woman driving the car was killed and so ...


 

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