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5 hrs ago | WILX-TV Lansing
A 34-year-old Detroit man has been charged with aggravated assault in connection with a reported attack on the principal of his child's school.
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8 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press
Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano appears poised to seek a fourth term as county executive, despite a scandal that has engulfed his administration for two and a half years.
10 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press
Emergency manager Kevyn Orr has proposed leasing the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department to the new authority in exchange for $47 million per year over 40 years - cash that could be used to help pay off debts and reinvest in city services.
While the Hill pickpocket story goes international, the protagonist is going nowhere, any reflex to flee restrained by the law and his beltless blue jeans hanging below the bottom of his boxer shorts.
Murder defendant Bob Bashara of Grosse Pointe Park has two attorneys on his defense team as the case heads towards an October trial.
The three men accused in several home invasions in Livonia earlier this spring will face arraignment before a circuit court judge after they were bound over on all charges Tuesday.
Paul Beaupre and his family have owned and operated Plumbrook Golf Course in Sterling Heights for the past 87 years and Beaupre, at age 64, can't remember a winter as cold as the one folks in Michigan and most of the Midwest just braved.
Municipal leaders from western Wayne County are taking a rather tepid view of Bob Ficano's latest deficit reduction plan.
Detroit -- Ex-Michigan U.S. Rep. Thaddeus McCotter's lawsuit alleging a former intern deliberately submitted forged petitions to keep him from seeking re-election has been dismissed.
A vote by a Wayne County Commission committee on Tuesday cleared the first hurdle for SMART to ask county residents for a millage-rate increase to keep the struggling transportation system running.
Join Wayne County Parks that day as it celebrates the 30th anniversary of Marshmallow Drop.
Colleen Crossey is a candidate for District 9 of the Oakland County Board of Commissioners, representing Novi and the Oakland County part of Northville.
Wayne County Circuit judge appointed attorney Michael McCarthy to join Grosse Pointe Park murder suspect Bob Bashara's legal team Tuesday.
The city of Dearborn is taking proposals to redevelop a building that once housed the La Shish/Talal restaurants as part of its continued revitalization of the west downtown commercial district.
The City of Detroit has ended negotiations with Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties over the potential spinoff of the city's water department as a regional authority.