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24 Detroit schools risk summer shutdown

24 Detroit schools risk summer shutdown25 more in danger for ’18 as Snyder’s administration has switched its stance on how soon schools can be closed
  • Michigan
  • 13 hours, 30 minutes ago
Autos

Auto supplier investing $8.45M for HQ, tech lab in Novi

Auto supplier investing $8.45M for HQ, tech lab in NoviYanfeng Automotive Interiors plans to open the new facility later this year
  • Autos
  • 1 day ago
Oakland County

Dershowitz: Trump likely to be unpredictable on Israel

Dershowitz: Trump likely to be unpredictable on IsraelRenowned writer, commentator and Democrat says he is rooting for new president to succeed
  • Oakland County
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Politics

Obama’s hope and change hard-earned in Michigan

Obama’s hope and change hard-earned in MichiganSlow but steady economic recovery, health care law leave divisive legacy
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Oakland County

Man sought in Embassy Suites robbery

Man sought in Embassy Suites robberySouthfield police released surveillance video of a suspect in an armed robbery at the Embassy Suites on Franklin Road on Jan. 12, 2017. The suspect, armed with a knife, forced the front desk clerk to give him money from a cash drawer
  • Oakland County
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Oakland County

Southfield police seek suspect in hotel robbery

Southfield police seek suspect in hotel robberyPolice released a video Thursday of a suspect who robbed a hotel clerk at knifepoint earlier this month
  • Oakland County
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Oakland County

Man sought in Embassy Suites robbery

Man sought in Embassy Suites robberySouthfield police released surveillance video of a suspect in an armed robbery at the Embassy Suites on Franklin Road on Jan. 12, 2017. The suspect, armed with a knife, forced the front desk clerk to give him money from a cash drawer
  • Oakland County
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Oakland County

Ferndale police seek suspects in vacant home burglaries
From Jan. 12 to Jan.17, four vacant homes in Ferndale have been burglarized

Ferndale police seek suspects in vacant home burglariesFrom Jan. 12 to Jan.17, four vacant homes in Ferndale have been burglarized
  • Oakland County
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Oakland County

Authorities: Pontiac man assaults wife with hammer
A 55-year-old Pontiac man is in custody Thursday and expected to face charges for assaulting his wife with a hammer.

Authorities: Pontiac man assaults wife with hammerA 55-year-old Pontiac man is in custody Thursday and expected to face charges for assaulting his wife with a hammer.
  • Oakland County
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Oakland County

Bottom-rated Pontiac schools to state: ‘Leave us alone’

Bottom-rated Pontiac schools to state: ‘Leave us alone’Michigan Department of Education will release a new top-to-bottom list of academic performance by the end of January
  • Oakland County
  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Oakland County

W. Bloomfield Jewish center evacuated after bomb threat

W. Bloomfield Jewish center evacuated after bomb threatOfficials: Nothing found after search prompted by phoned threat; incident among others at Jewish facilities across U.S.
  • Oakland County
  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
Oakland County

Ex-state trooper pleads guilty in embezzlement case

Ex-state trooper pleads guilty in embezzlement caseSeth Swanson, 31, of Royal Oak, embezzled more than $170,000 in salvage inspection fees over an 18-month period
  • Oakland County
  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
Michigan

Mich. women march toward D.C. to make ‘voices be heard’

Mich. women march toward D.C. to make ‘voices be heard’Women from across Metro Detroit and Michigan are headed to Washington D.C. to march in solidarity for the Women’s March
  • Michigan
  • 3 days, 10 hours ago
Flint Water Crisis

Dems renew subpoena request for Snyder’s Flint records

Dems renew subpoena request for Snyder’s Flint recordsOffice of Gov. Rick Snyder has said it “complied fully” with House panel’s request, labeled request a “partisan attack”
  • Flint Water Crisis
  • 3 days, 11 hours ago
Detroit

‘Big Four’ say autos, tech are future in Metro Detroit

‘Big Four’ say autos, tech are future in Metro DetroitThe region’s top leaders came together Tuesday for the Detroit Economic Club’s annual “Big Four” luncheon
  • Detroit
  • 3 days, 17 hours ago
Oakland County

Court denies requests by convicted cancer doctor Fata

Court denies requests by convicted cancer doctor FataFata, in his early 50s, was sentenced in July 2015 to 45 years behind bars for an expansive insurance fraud scheme
  • Oakland County
  • 3 days, 23 hours ago
Michigan

Freezing rain slows commute, forces school closures

Freezing rain slows commute, forces school closuresFreezing rain overnight paired with rising temperatures Tuesday morning has created slick, icy roads covered with water
  • Michigan
  • 4 days ago
Oakland County

Man, 21, crashes car, dies after being shot in head

Man, 21, crashes car, dies after being shot in headA man is dead after being shot at about the same time his car crashed in Southfield on Sunday night, police said
  • Oakland County
  • 4 days, 19 hours ago
Oakland County

Southfield honors MLK with peace march, celebration

Southfield honors MLK with peace march, celebrationHundreds turn out for event, now marking its 32nd year
  • Oakland County
  • 4 days, 21 hours ago
Oakland County

Pontiac City Council OK’s sale of Phoenix Center

Pontiac City Council OK’s sale of Phoenix CenterPanel vote 7-0 to sell aging parking structure to software developer for $3M
  • Oakland County
  • 1 week ago
Oakland County

Family buoyed by support in search for Mich. woman

Family buoyed by support in search for Mich. womanDanielle Stislicki has been missing since Dec. 2; police say they continue to follow tips and leads
  • Oakland County
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Oakland County

Cops: Man hit in face with bat after group home fight

Cops: Man hit in face with bat after group home fightViolence started with victim’s demand that staff help him set up a Facebook page, police say
  • Oakland County
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Entertainment

MLK holiday events in Metro Detroit

MLK holiday events in Metro DetroitHere’s a partial list of activities being held Monday in observance of the Martin Luther King holiday.
  • Entertainment
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Michigan

Senate chair: Michigan ‘failing schools’ law a failure

Senate chair: Michigan ‘failing schools’ law a failurePavlov’s proposed repeal comes as the Snyder administration finalizes plans to shut some chronically failing schools
  • Michigan
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Oakland County

Founder of Marvin's Marvelous Mechanical Museum dies

Founder of Marvin's Marvelous Mechanical Museum diesMarvin Yagoda, founder and namesake of Marvin's Marvelous Mechanical Museum in Farmington Hills, died Sunday at 78
  • Oakland County
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Oakland County

Nearly 20 years in prison for rogue surgeon

Nearly 20 years in prison for rogue surgeonDr. Aria Sabit pleaded guilty to conspiracy and fraud. He admits hurting patients and cheating insurers.
  • Oakland County
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Oakland County

Man, 61, dies after apparent medical issue, car crash

Man, 61, dies after apparent medical issue, car crashThe man died around midnight Sunday after crashing a 2001 Ford Explorer on westbound Tienken near Clear Creek
  • Oakland County
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
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