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Wayne County

Canton Police probe school bus stop incident

Canton Police probe school bus stop incidentAuthorities seek man for questioning in suspicious situation with student
  • Wayne County
  • 58 minutes ago
Wayne County

Taylor man charged with illegally killing elk

Taylor man charged with illegally killing elkA man is facing up to 180 days in jail and $2,000 fine along with other penalties for killing an elk
  • Wayne County
  • 1 hour, 5 minutes ago
Wayne County

State halts new activity at cemetery over improper burials

New activity halted at cemetery over improper burialsState officials say they found 300 improperly stored infant and fetal remains at Knollwood Park Cemetery in Canton Township
  • Wayne County
  • 2 hours, 18 minutes ago
Wayne County

Dearborn Hts. police seek indecent exposure suspect

Dearborn Hts. cops seek indecent exposure suspectMan touched self in front of Walgreens employee in parking lot, police said.
  • Wayne County
  • 5 hours, 44 minutes ago
Arts

Applications being accepted for Kresge fellowships

Applications being accepted for Kresge artist fellowshipsApplications are being accepted for the 2019 Kresge artist fellowships
  • Arts
  • 20 hours, 20 minutes ago
Wayne County

Detroit area police accuse each other of wrongdoing

Police officials accuse each other of misdeedsAllegations fly involving how stolen cars were logged, and claims of favoritism for crooked tow companies
  • Wayne County
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Wayne County

John Dingell on America's 'uncivil war' and how to fix it

John Dingell on how to fix America’s ‘uncivil war’A new book by ex-U.S. Rep. John Dingell of Michigan laments the nation's widening polarization, saying it may take decades if not generations to heal.
  • Wayne County
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Detroit

Wayne State leader gets new contract despite objections

WSU leader gets new contract despite objectionsThree Wayne State board members on Friday opposed a contract extension for President M. Roy Wilson, citing its lack of language covering malfeasance
  • Detroit
  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
Wayne County

MSP: Road rage leads to gunfire on I-275

MSP: Road rage leads to gunfire on I-275A driver reported hearing 9 gunshots from a Chrysler 200 while driving north between I-96 and Eight Mile early Friday
  • Wayne County
  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
Detroit

Dearborn Hts. man charged in appliance store shooting

Dearborn Hts. man charged in shooting at storeJavon Robert Dabney, 26, allegedly shot two employees at the Detroit store after being refused a refund for a stove he said wasn't working.
  • Detroit
  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
Neal Rubin

Spirits lift off as ailing kids head toward North Pole

Spirits lift as ailing kids head to North PoleThe 33rd annual Flight to the North Pole brought 57 kids to memorable holiday experience
  • Neal Rubin
  • 3 days, 17 hours ago
Wayne County

Teen charged in fatal shooting at HYPE Athletic Center in Wayne

Teen charged in fatal shooting at athletic centerA 16-year-old Wayne resident was arraigned Friday in connection with the fatal shooting of a 19-year-old Ypsilanti man
  • Wayne County
  • 4 days, 3 hours ago
Wayne County

Boy, 2, killed in house fire on Detroit/Hamtramck border, others injured

Boy, 2, killed in house fire in DetroitFive children injured, one killed in overnight fire on Detroit/Hamtramck border.
  • Wayne County
  • 4 days, 6 hours ago
Wayne County

Secret Santa drops gold coin worth $1,300 into Michigan kettle

$1,300 gold coin dropped into red kettleSalvation Army’s secret Santa surprises local nonprofit for sixth year with Krugerrand donation
  • Wayne County
  • 4 days, 6 hours ago
Michigan

Michigan House votes to cut by more than half days for shooting legal fireworks

House cuts in half days for legal fireworksLawmakers approve changes to fireworks law that would decrease number of days to use fireworks
  • Michigan
  • 4 days, 6 hours ago
Wayne County

Suit: Cops illegally seized car after $10 marijuana buy

Cops seize car over $10 marijuana buy, driver suesWoman sues Wayne County Sheriff's Office, saying she had to pay $1,200 to get her car back after it was illegally mpounded.
  • Wayne County
  • 4 days, 23 hours ago
Macomb County

Six Detroit-area doctors charged in $500M opioid scheme

Six doctors charged in $500M opioid schemeFeds indict six doctors who cheated Medicare and Medicaid out of almost $500 million and fueled nation's opioid crisis, according to court records.
  • Macomb County
  • 4 days, 18 hours ago
Oakland County

20 Metro Detroit communities see income gains, search yours

20 area communities see income gains; find yoursU.S. Census Bureau released new demographic data Thursday for small communities
  • Oakland County
  • 5 days, 5 hours ago
Health

Wayne Co. confirms 1st case of nervous system disease in Mich.
First case of acute flaccid myelitis, which affects nervous system, causing muscles to become weak, reported

Wayne Co. confirms 1st case of polio-like illness in Mich.First case of acute flaccid myelitis, which affects nervous system, causing muscles to become weak, reported
  • Health
  • 5 days, 18 hours ago
Business

Westin airport workers ratify contract, avoid strike

Westin airport workers ratify contractDespite supporting a strike vote in October, the union was able to negotiate a deal with Marriott.
  • Business
  • 5 days, 21 hours ago
Wayne County

Judge gives 'animal' mom prison for girl's abuse, death

Judge gives ‘animal’ mom prison in abuse, deathJudge Vonda Evans of Wayne County Circuit Court sentenced 25-year-old Candice Diaz to 30 to 60 years for the murder of 4-year-old Gabby Barrett.
  • Wayne County
  • 6 days ago
GM

GM plant news rattles local businesses, political leaders in Michigan, Ohio

GM plant news rattles local businesses, leadersWith General Motors Co. planning layoffs and potential plant closings next year, restaurants, businesses already feel the pinch as customers save.
  • GM
  • 6 days, 5 hours ago
Politics

Dingell on Trump: 'He's not succeeding'

Dingell on Trump: ‘He’s not succeeding’John Dingell, 92, criticized President Donald Trump in a recent interview with The Detroit News Editorial Page Editor Nolan Finley
  • Politics
  • 6 days, 6 hours ago
Wayne County

Police: 'Nanny cam' caught man abusing cat in front of child

Police: ‘Nanny cam’ caught man abusing cat in front of childBlair Alen Langston, 36, faces one count of animal torture; police say the incident happened at his girlfriend's Dearborn home
  • Wayne County
  • 6 days, 9 hours ago
Wayne County

Police investigate after man found dead at Redford park

Man found dead at Redford parkRedford Township Police Department is investigating a man's death after his body was found at Claude Allison Park
  • Wayne County
  • 1 week ago
Wayne County

Airline disputes account of woman left at airport

Airline disputes account of woman left at airportAmerican Airlines says Olimpia Warsaw was not left alone for as long as her family claims
  • Wayne County
  • 1 week ago
Wayne County

Theft ring operating in Detroit bar busted

Theft ring operating in Detroit bar bustedThe Wayne County Prosecutor’s Office has charged four people in what it calls organized retail fraud
  • Wayne County
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
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