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2 armed men rob Family Dollar on Detroit's east side

2 armed men rob Family Dollar on east sidePolice believe the suspects fled in a silver Ford Taurus, headed north toward Eight Mile
  • Detroit
  • 3 hours, 47 minutes ago
Detroit

Genital mutilation ban ruled unconstitutional; judge drops charges against sect

Genital mutilation ban tossed; charges droppedA judge delivered a significant, but not fatal, blow to a novel criminal case being closely followed by groups opposed to female genital mutilation
  • Detroit
  • 12 hours, 26 minutes ago
Detroit

Detroit house fire leads to discovery of man's body

Authorities find man’s body in burning homePolice probing incident as a possible homicide, and arson officials call the blaze on Eastwood suspicious
  • Detroit
  • 13 hours, 6 minutes ago
Detroit

Iraqi detainees targeted for deportation ordered released

Iraqi deportees ordered released from detention100 Iraqi detainees held for more than 16 months can't be detained indefinitely, judge rules
  • Detroit
  • 16 hours, 51 minutes ago
Detroit

Detroit firefighter remembered with praise, laughs

Firefighter remembered with praise and laughterFirefighter Michael Lubig was remembered as a professional but also a prankster
  • Detroit
  • 18 hours, 55 minutes ago
Detroit

Rescuers search for body near Belle Isle bridge

Rescuers search for body near Belle Isle bridgeDetroit Police divers and the U.S. Coast Guard are searching for the body of a person believed to have jumped from a Belle Isle bridge.
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Detroit

Detroit council OKs property tax break law

City council OKs property tax break lawOrdinance is part of Councilwoman Mary Sheffield's the "People's Bills"
  • Detroit
  • 21 hours, 27 minutes ago
Detroit

Man killed in drive-by in southwest Detroit

Man killed in drive-by in southwest DetroitAn unknown vehicle was spotted fleeing the shooting scene, police said
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Detroit

Lost Belle Isle lighthouse lens stuck in court tug of war

Belle Isle lighthouse lens in court tug of warSteven Gronow is defying a judge by refusing to surrender rare lighthouse lenses, including one from Belle Isle, according to federal court records.
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Detroit

Police: Detroit double homicide suspect arrested in VA

Police: Detroit double homicide suspect arrested in VAJames Fleming, 69, faces two counts of first-degree murder in shooting at a senior housing center on Detroit's east side
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Detroit

Lawsuit claims Mayor Duggan doesn't live in Detroit

Lawsuit claims Duggan doesn’t live in cityMayor's staff calls claims by Robert Carmack 'silly': 'Mayor lives at the Manoogian and has since he took office'
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Education

Discrimination in K-12 schools explored at hearing

Discrimination in K-12 schools explored at hearingMichigan Civil Rights Commission hears from students who discuss what they say is bias in K-12 schools
  • Education
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Detroit

Police seek arsonist suspect

Police seek arsonist suspectPolice seek arsonist suspect
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Detroit

6 arrested in west Detroit chop shop bust

6 arrested in west Detroit chop shop bustAuthorities confiscate 12 stolen vehicles, four engines, several car parts Monday at home on Rutland
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Detroit

Detroit man sentenced to prison for hand grenade deal
Byron Tyrone Ross convicted of arranging sale of four functional devices to an FBI source in 2017

Man sentenced to prison for hand grenade dealByron Tyrone Ross convicted of arranging sale of four functional devices to an FBI source in 2017
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Neal Rubin

A riveting Rosie wins Goodfellows' doll contest

A riveting Rosie wins Goodfellows’ doll contestCreativity abounds in costuming competition -- and 9,000 underprivileged girls will win, too
  • Neal Rubin
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Detroit

Goodfellows doll contest

Goodfellows doll contestGoodfellows doll-dressing competition winners and finalists
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Detroit

Detroit fire union files unfair labor charge over response policy

Union files unfair labor charge over fire codesDetroit's fire union has filed an unfair labor charge against the city, arguing a new fire code policy was unilaterally imposed without bargaining
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Detroit

Fans line up early for Aretha Franklin viewing

Fans line up early for Aretha Franklin viewing"She's royalty to me," says woman who snags first spot in line night before Queen of Soul's viewing at Wright museum in Detroit
  • Detroit
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Business

Google, National Business League partner to support black entrepreneurs

Google, NBL partner to help black entrepreneursGoogle and the National Business League are teaming up to help close the digital divide for business owners of color
  • Business
  • 2 days ago
Detroit

Motown Museum gets $500K boost for expansion plan

Motown Museum gets $500K boost for expansion planA grant from the DTE Energy Foundation will help support the development of an education and community engagement space
  • Detroit
  • 2 days ago
Detroit

Authorities release video of suspect in Detroit gas station arson

Authorities: Video shows person in gas station blazeAuthorities say unknown man poured gasoline in store aisles, set on fire before fleeing
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Detroit

Man gunned down in truck on west side

Man gunned down in truck on west sideMedics transported the victim to an area hospital, but he was dead on arrival
  • Detroit
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Education

Hearing on bias in Michigan’s K-12 schools set

Hearing set on Mich. school biasMichigan Civil Rights Commission to hold public hearing Monday in Detroit
  • Education
  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Business

Water authority starting apprenticeships
The Great Lakes Water Authority is starting a nearly 4-year apprenticeship to train maintenance technicians

Water authority starting maintenance tech apprenticeshipsThe Great Lakes Water Authority is starting a nearly 4-year apprenticeship to train maintenance technicians
  • Business
  • 2 days, 18 hours ago
Oakland County

Animal rescue groups grapple to keep pets warm amid early cold snap

Animal rescue groups grapple to keep pets warmRescue volunteers from the Animal Care Network and Banfield Pet Hospital hit the streets on Sunday in Pontiac to distribute supplies to pet owners
  • Oakland County
  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
Detroit

Suspects sought for illegal dumping

Suspects sought for illegal dumpingPolice are looking for two suspects who illegally dumped a boat on the east side on Nov. 10.
  • Detroit
  • 3 days, 20 hours ago
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