Detroit will die if the city's debts are not slashed and money freed up to invest in public safety and other services, the city's bankruptcy lawyer said during opening statements Tuesday. The dire prediction marked the start of a trial that will determine whether Detroit can shed more than $7 billion in debt and invest $1.4 billion in city services. - 5:00 PM
Justin Verlander on Tuesday spoke briefly to reporters about his private life becoming public – in other words, the leaked nude photos of him and Kate Upton – but didn't provide details.
Robert Davis, the controversial activist accused of stealing more than $125,000 from the cash-strapped Highland Park schools, pleaded guilty to two federal crimes Tuesday and could get 18 to 24 months in federal prison.
Detroit-based Compuware Corp. has entered into an agreement to be sold for $2.5 billion to private equity investment firm Thoma Bravo. The transaction is expected to close by early 2015. Compuware's board of directors has unanimously approved the agreement.
A 25-year-old Pontiac man told deputies someone tried to bushwhack him on Labor Day in a drive-by shooting while he was mowing his lawn.
The Houston Texans signing J.J. Watt to a reported six-year, $100 million extension is potentially bad news for the Lions in their pursuit to keep All-Pro defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh next year.
Miguel Cabrera, who had two homers among his four hits Monday as the Tigers' designated hitter, returns to that role Tuesday night as Detroit plays the second game of its four-game series in Cleveland.
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An Internet video posted online Tuesday purported to show the beheading of U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff by the Islamic State group, which called it retribution for continued U.S. airstrikes in Iraq.
Big discounts. Six- or seven-year loans, in some cases to buyers who would have been turned down in the past.
Hazel Park and Eastpointe are forming an authority that would allow them to seek 14-mill tax increases for fire protection. They should ditch that idea and try to find savings elsewhere.
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