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A Detroit police officer accused of sexually assaulting a woman while responding to a domestic violence call had his preliminary exam postponed after he retained a new lawyer, according to the Wayne County Prosecutor's Office.
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Andy Bell of Erasure and "Glee" actor Alex Newell are among the musical acts that will perform at this year's gay pride festival in Detroit.
3 hrs ago | Detroit News
Mayor Mike Duggan said Tuesday the city would maintain about 250 of its more than 300 parks during the summer - a significant increase from last year.
7 hrs ago | Detroit News
Officers are looking for Orthello Christmas, 26, who is wanted on a felony warrant in connection with an armed robbery on Nov. 7. Police say a suspect walked up to several people standing in front of an apartment complex in the 400 block of Henry near Cass at 12:15 p.m. on Nov. 7. The suspect fled on foot southbound with an undisclosed amount of ... (more)
Tracy Barrett of Detroit, left, and Twana Jordan of Warren enjoy a meal amid the eclectic display of art and collectibles at the newly opened Zenith restaurant in Detroit.
After rejecting two previous proposals, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes last week approved an agreement that has the city of Detroit paying $85 million to escape a disastrous interest-rate swap deal with two banks.
On Tuesday, 7 Action News hosted the third annual Detroit 2020 Awards with the Detroit Academy of Arts and Sciences choir providing the entertainment.
With its surplus of cheap housing, few of the, say, "distractions" of more cosmopolitan cities, and a legacy for breeding creative people, Detroit has long been touted as an offbeat, yet attractive place for artists.
The Detroit Repertory Theatre's Lobby Gallery will have a Champagne Reception for local Detroit artist, Michael Horn er on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 from 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM.
Timothy Cromer, 47, of West Bloomfield Township was the library's chief administrative and technology officer from 2006 to 2013 until he was fired from the $145,323 a year job.
Well-known civil rights leader the Rev. Jesse Jackson has broken national black leaders' silence on a vicious mob attack two weeks ago that left a Clinton Township man clinging to life and resulted in one of the suspects being charged with a hate crime.
Yesterday's snowfall makes this the snowiest winter* on record in Detroit, Michigan , which has seen 94.8" of snow so far this season.
A Windsor police officer attempted to cross into the U.S. via the Detroit border with cocaine Saturday, Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy says.
It's the zip for the Boynton neighborhood in southwest Detroit, perched next to the Marathon Refinery, which refines tar sands oil that comes from Canada.
A major association representing Detroit's police and fire retirees has agreed to support a deal with the city of Detroit in which uniformed pensioners would not receive cuts to their monthly pension checks.
A local minister is working to raise money for the Macomb County man who was brutally beaten by a mob after accidentally hitting a young boy while driving in Detroit.
David Thomas cleans off his car after an overnight snow in Detroit's West Village Tuesday, April 15, 2014.
James Brown, accused of killing four women, watches as Dr. Francisco Diaz, assistant Wayne County medical examiner testifies during a preliminary exam at 41A District Court in Sterling Heights on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2012.