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Fiat Chrysler

Feds seize $350K, second luxury pen in FCA-UAW scandal

Feds seize $350K, second luxury pen in FCA-UAW scandalCourt documents shed light on search for assets tied to $4.5 million FCA-UAW corruption scandal
  • Fiat Chrysler
  • 15 hours, 28 minutes ago
Detroit

Teen shot in foot in downtown Detroit

Teen shot in foot in downtown DetroitVictim, 14, with other youths Tuesday night when fight broke out and he was shot in ankle; shooter flees
  • Detroit
  • 3 hours, 14 minutes ago
Detroit

Revitalization project begins for Detroit neighborhood

Revitalization project begins for Detroit neighborhoodWork began Tuesday on Ella Fitzgerald Park and a community center in Detroit’s Liveronis-McNichols area
  • Detroit
  • 23 hours, 19 minutes ago
Detroit

Shinola worker stole hundreds of watches, feds say

Shinola worker stole hundreds of watches, feds sayShinola watch employee sold watches on black market, pocketed the cash, feds allege
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Detroit

Police: Man in custody in motorcycle club shooting

Police: Man in custody in motorcycle club shootingPolice: After shootout, a phantom barricaded gunman situation on west side
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Detroit

Special report: Detroit 1967, 50 years later

Special report: Detroit 1967, 50 years laterA dreary Sunday turned violent following 3:30 a.m. police raid at a blind pig popular with Detroit's black residents
  • Detroit
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Detroit

Police: Man shot in leg while leaving liquor store

Police: Man shot in leg while leaving liquor storePolice: Man shot in leg while leaving liquor store
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Detroit

Police say girl missing since Sunday

Police say girl missing since SundayHonesty Hinton believed to be with noncustodial mother, police say
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Politics

Stabenow builds $7M war chest in Senate re-election bid

Stabenow builds $7M war chest in Senate re-election bidCampaign: Democrat Sen. Debbie Stabenow has built a $6.9 million war chest after raising over $1.7 million last quarter
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Detroit

‘Circle of life’: Cops probe stabbing, deliver baby

‘Circle of life’: Cops probe stabbing, deliver babyTwo Detroit police officers recently got a taste of life and death during the same shift
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Detroit

Chief Craig says officer involved in Meijer scuffle put on 'desk duty'

Chief Craig says officer involved in Meijer scuffle put on ‘desk duty’Detroit’s top cop said Monday the police officer whose struggle with a 23-year-old department store customer was captured on videotape did not de-escalate the situation and has been placed on administrative duty.
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Detroit

Man arrested in attempted CSC in Detroit casino garage

Man arrested in casino garage sex assault attemptPolice say the suspect followed a woman from Greektown Casino into the garage, but she fought him off
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Detroit

Detroit chamber gets $450K to boost grad rate

Detroit chamber gets $450K to boost college grad rateKresge Foundation announces grant to encourage Metro Detroit students to start and finish postsecondary programs
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Detroit

Cop involved in Meijer scuffle put on desk duty

Cop involved in Meijer scuffle put on desk dutyChief James Craig says the officer did not de-escalate the situation with a customer; Fieger files suit against Meijer
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Politics

Snyder set to decide State Police chief’s punishment

Snyder set to decide State Police chief’s punishmentGov. Rick Snyder said he would decide this week State Police Director Kriste Etue’s punishment for a social media post
  • Politics
  • 2 days ago
Detroit

Water agency retiree hits at Detroit Councilman Benson

Water agency retiree hits at Detroit Councilman BensonScott Benson seeks a second term against Russ Bellant, who is active in the northeast Detroit community
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Detroit

Police: Man shot in drive-by near Palmer Park

Police: Man shot in drive-by near Palmer ParkPolice: Man shot in drive-by near Palmer Park
  • Detroit
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Detroit

The Made Man initiative to honor Detroit-area black men
More than 30 will be honored for their efforts to help other African American men through mentorship and more

The Made Man initiative to honor Detroit-area black menMore than 30 will be honored for their efforts to help other African American men through mentorship and more
  • Detroit
  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
Detroit

Detroit marathon produces 2 first-time winners

Detroit marathon produces 2 first-time winnersJohnathan Mott from Lakeland, Florida, was the fastest man and Russian Valentyna Poltavska was the fastest woman.
  • Detroit
  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
Detroit

Detroit Marathon

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  • Detroit
  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
Education

Invisible Dad program aims to end school lunch shaming

Invisible Dad program aims to end school lunch shaming in Walled Lake districtState education officials say getting families to sign up for free and reduced-price lunch is how to address problem
  • Education
  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Detroit

Man killed in hit and run in Detroit

Man killed in hit and run in DetroitThe man was walking south on Van Dyke around 11 p.m. when he was hit in the road near Maywood
  • Detroit
  • 3 days ago
Detroit

Detroit police seek suspect in gas station shooting

Detroit police seek gas station shooting suspectPolice identified the suspect as 26-year-old Matthew Jessie Chappel and are asking the public's help in tracking him down
  • Detroit
  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
Detroit

How to navigate downtown during Sunday's marathon

Guide: How to navigate downtown during Sunday’s marathonFort Street, the beginning and end of the Detroit Free Press Marathon, has been closed Saturday morning to traffic
  • Detroit
  • 3 days, 18 hours ago
Detroit

'Day of Dignity' in Detroit served with empathy

Day of Dignity’ in Detroit served with empathyAbout 2,000 people poor and homeless people attended the "Day of Dignity" at Detroit's Muslim Center Mosque
  • Detroit
  • 3 days, 22 hours ago
Detroit

Four women sue Detroit Free Press alleging unequal pay

Four women sue Detroit Free Press alleging unequal payCurrent and former employees of the newspaper filed a federal lawsuit alleging pay discrimination
  • Detroit
  • 4 days, 4 hours ago
Detroit

Detroiter aims to document every mural in the city

Detroiter aims to document every mural in the cityViranel Clerard spends 40 hours a week photographing murals downtown and in the neighborhoods of Detroit
  • Detroit
  • 4 days, 15 hours ago
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