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Frontrunners absent at Detroit mayoral forum

Frontrunners absent at Detroit mayoral forumMayoral hopefuls attend Friday forum, Mayor Mike Duggan, top challenger Coleman A. Young II, not present
  • Detroit
  • 8 hours, 21 minutes ago
Detroit

Police seeking man who fired shots at DDOT bus

Police seeking man who fired shots at DDOT busDetroit Police released video Friday of a man they say fired shots at a Detroit bus after being kicked off by the driver
  • Detroit
  • 8 hours, 21 minutes ago
Politics

Johnson facing new Senate oversight amid criminal case

Johnson facing new Senate oversight amid criminal caseDemocratic leaders will need to review and approve any office spending or staff decisions by state Sen. Bert Johnson
  • Politics
  • 8 hours, 21 minutes ago
Detroit

Bus driver shot after ejecting DDOT bus passenger

Bus driver shot after ejecting DDOT bus passengerDetroit Police are looking for DeWilliam Pugh, 26, 6'0, 160 lbs., He is wanted by Detroit Police for allegedly shooting a DDOT bus driver on 4/23/2017 at 8: 45 p.m. at Harper and Whittier, after he was kicked off the bus.
  • Detroit
  • 10 hours, 2 minutes ago
Detroit

Ex-Chicago schools head gets prison in kickback scheme

Ex-Chicago schools head gets prison in kickback schemeBarbara Byrd-Bennett, a former Detroit Public Schools academic officer, gets more than 4 years for steering contracts
  • Detroit
  • 12 hours ago
Detroit

Union leaders honor fallen officers Steil, Jarrett

Union leaders honor fallen officers Steil, JarrettKenneth Steil and Myron Jarrett, who were killed in the line of duty, were recognized during a Workers Memorial Day
  • Detroit
  • 15 hours, 9 minutes ago
Detroit

Fourth man charged in Greektown brawl

Fourth man charged in Greektown brawlOfficials said a Westland man, 28, was arrested and arraigned on charges Thursday
  • Detroit
  • 17 hours, 21 minutes ago
Detroit

$1.7M reallocated to Metro area water bill aid program

$1.7M reallocated to Metro area water bill aid programThe Great Lakes Water Authority (GLWA) Board of Directors this week approved a program to help low-income customers
  • Detroit
  • 20 hours, 7 minutes ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: Oakland hits ‘cruising altitude,’ buoying region

Howes: Oakland hits ‘cruising altitude,’ buoying regionJob growth leans toward higher-educated, higher-paid jobs expected to power future of nation’s manufacturing stronghold
  • Daniel Howes
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Detroit

Partnership spares struggling Detroit schools

Partnership spares struggling Detroit schools24 Detroit schools targeted by state to remain open with help from universities, businesses
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Politics

Apparent Bert Johnson recording: Truth a ‘huge problem’

Apparent Bert Johnson recording: Truth a ‘huge problem’Search warrant application made public Thursday details conversation between state senator and alleged ‘ghost employee’
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Detroit

Attorney: Feds persecuting doc fired in mutilation case

Attorney: Feds persecuting doc fired in mutilation caseThe firing of Dr. Jumana Nagarwala comes one day after she was indicted in federal court on genital mutilation charges.
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Detroit

$7K reward offered in teen’s fatal shooting

$7K reward offered in teen’s fatal shootingCrime Stoppers of Michigan is seeking tips to find suspect who fired shot at Jada Rankin, 15, in Detroit last fall
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Detroit

Suspects sought in 3 Detroit break-ins

Suspects sought in 3 Detroit break-insPolice release images of suspects tied to Huron Room, building on Mack, Walgreens incidents this month
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Detroit

Surveillance footage of Walgreens break-in

Surveillance footage of Walgreens break-inSurveillance footage of three people connected to a break-in at a Walgreens in the 22300 block of Moross at about 5:45 a.m. April 26, 2017.
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Detroit

Surveillance video of Huron Room break-in suspects

Surveillance video of Huron Room break-in suspectsSurveillance footage of two people connected to a break-in at the Huron Room in Detroit on the 2500 block of Bagley at about 2:25 a.m. April 12
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Restaurants + Bars

‘Flavor of Detroit’ ice cream contest starts Monday

‘Flavor of Detroit’ ice cream contest starts MondayHolland, Michigan-based Hudsonville Ice Cream is looking for ideas for a new flavor that embodies ‘spirit of Detroit’
  • Restaurants + Bars
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Detroit

City unveils $77M development for Wigle center

City unveils $77M development for Wigle centerThe seven-acre site will feature a mixed-use development with 8,000 square feet of retail space as well as condos
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Detroit

$77 million Midtown West residential development announced

$77 million Midtown West residential development announced$77 million Midtown West residential development announced
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Detroit

Shipping container projects spread out in Detroit

Shipping container projects spread out in DetroitSeveral groups and individuals are using shipping containers to launch new dining, entertainment and residence options
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Business

Retailer likely to take over Kit and Ace space

Retailer likely to take over Kit and Ace space in DetroitCashmere-blend retailer Kit and Ace has closed its Detroit store
  • Business
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Detroit

Gas leak forces evacuation of Grosse Pointe Woods homes
Officials ask others to avoid the area of Mack and Allard

Gas leak forces evacuation of Grosse Pointe Woods homesOfficials ask others to avoid the area of Mack and Allard
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Detroit

Cops: Vehicle found crashed after attempted break-in

Cops: Vehicle found crashed, unoccupied after attempted pharmacy break-inIt was about 3:43 a.m. when Detroit police officers, seeing a suspicious vehicle outside of a closed pharmacy on Michigan Avenue, pursued the vehicle
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Detroit

Cops: Armed robber nabs diamond from Craigslist seller

Cops: Armed robber nabs diamond from Craigslist sellerA 23-year-old man and his friend were victims of an armed robbery Wednesday
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
News

Shipping container condos come to Detroit

Shipping container condos come to DetroitKelly Singer Fowler of Three Squared, Inc. talks about the new Corktown development.
  • News
  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
Detroit

Mutilation doctors conspired to cut girls, feds say

Mutilation doctors conspired to cut girls, feds sayIndictment adds new charges in case involving minor victims and insular Muslim sect in Metro Detroit
  • Detroit
  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
Politics

Feds have secret recording of Johnson, ‘ghost employee’

Feds have secret recording of Sen. Bert Johnson talking to ‘ghost employee’Filing shows prosecutors plan to use state Sen. Bert Johnson’s words against him in court through a secret recording
  • Politics
  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
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