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2 hrs ago | Times Herald
Heaps of stinking, festering flood debris lined curbs Tuesday - more than a week after high waters soaked thousands of basements throughout Detroit and its suburbs.
This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose
Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT
This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.
4 hrs ago | WXYZ
DEARBORN - "If you got sewage in your house, in your basement, make sure you're thorough about getting rid of it, because if you don't, it's going to be a problem that keeps surfacing," said Dearborn Mayor John O'Reilly when he met up with Action News on Ternes Street Monday where crews were picking up household items damaged during the recent ... (more)
5 hrs ago | USA Today
A wrongful death lawsuit seeking more than $10 million has been filed against the Michigan man convicted of murder in Renisha McBride's death.
6 hrs ago | Examiner.com
A Michigan police officer is recovering after being shot in what's being called a 'freak accident' involving a pit bull, The Detroit News reported August 17. Two Harper Woods police officers were trying to corral two loose pit bulls Sunday morning around 8:30 a.m. Near Harper Avenue and Parkcrest Drive in Harper's Woods, an eastside suburb of ... (more)
8 hrs ago | MLive.com
Wrecking crews crumbled and ripped apart the former Michigan AAA building in downtown Detroit Tuesday, after a Wayne County judge reportedly ordered the 5,800-square foot structure razed.
12 hrs ago | MLive.com
For nearly 30 hours, investigators worked by land and air to find 18-year-old Hayley Turner of Bedford Township.
12 hrs ago | Detroit News
The family of 19-year-old Renisha McBride, who was fatally shot on the porch of a Dearborn Heights home in November, filed a $10 million wrongful death lawsuit Tuesday against the homeowner, Theodore Wafer, who has been convicted of killing her.
13 hrs ago | Michigan Radio
By now everyone knows, or at least thinks they know, something about Michael Brown.
Detroit House: $100. Bold New Ideas for the City: Priceless" that highlighted the early efforts of Powerhouse Productions in a Detroit neighborhood just north of Carpenter Street, one of the city's borders with Hamtramck.
Teachers and administrators at Detroit Public Schools will see their pay slashed by 10 percent starting Oct. 1 if state education officials approve the district's proposal for offsetting a failed countywide tax millage.
The search to replace outgoing Michigan Superintendent Mike Flanagan is starting to gear up, and the State Board of Education wants the public to weigh in on what's important to look for in a replacement.
Additionally, he sold the excess capacity in the City's sewage disposal system to These moves along with numerous other creative changes resulted in allowing Schimmel to balance the City's budget going forward and to not declare bankruptcy, which many thought not possible when he became the City's Emergency Manager.
The damage assessment total included most of the communities in Wayne County, excluding the City of Detroit.
Hookahs are water pipes smoked with flavored tobacco that are popular in the Arab world.
A teenager from the Canton area was pulled from the Muskegon River this weekend and flown to the hospital after nearly drowning on a tubing trip.
Canton has three of the top 10 worst intersections in Wayne County, a new report shows, and all of them are along the Ford Road shopping corridor.
The public is invited to attend this special event, which will include a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 6:35 p.m. This grand opening marks the most recent completion of a section of Canton's trail system, which began more than 10 years ago as a result of community input identifying open space and trails as one of Canton's most desired amenities.
Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 08:08 pm
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