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ANOTHER BUILDING OF THE HEIDELBERG PROJECT BURNS. Carmen: A MOTHER NEW TO THE AREA MURDERED INSIDE HER WARREN HOME.
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3 hrs ago | The Detroit News
Detroit -- A father has been arraigned in connection with the deaths of two of his young sons who were alone during a blaze at their home.
4 hrs ago | Free Republic
'Anytime somebody says it can't happen, I whip those pictures out and say, 'Oh, don't you bet against it,'' Orr said the other day, not long after a federal judge allowed Detroit to become the nation's largest city ever to enter bankruptcy.
8 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press
When Nelson Mandela visited Detroit in the summer of 1990, soon after his release from 27 years of captivity in South Africa, federal appeals court Judge Damon J. Keith was asked to welcome him on behalf of the city.
9 hrs ago | MLive.com
Kilpatrick has waived his attendance at a court hearing Tuesday that will determine his restitution, two months after he was sentenced to 28 years in prison for corruption at city hall.
U.S. Judge Steven Rhodes plans to hear arguments at a hearing Dec. 16 on whether he should allow appeals to his Detroit bankruptcy eligibility ruling to go straight to the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals.
Don Graves, a deputy assistant secretary at the U.S. Treasury will speak at Link Detroit: A Small Business Matching Summit happening Tuesday.
A veteran Great Lakes shipwreck hunter said he and his crew have found the wreck of a wooden steamer that sank in 1861 in Lake Huron.
A 37-year-old Detroit man is under arrest for child endangerment after leaving his two sons, 1 and 4, alone in a home on Prairie in Detroit Friday, WDIV Channel 4 News reports.
A fire at a world famous art installation in Detroit, Mich., has destroyed the fifth house in the project in the last eight months, fire officials say.
Gary Pogue, of Motor City Trikes is building a trike kit, which transforms traditional motorcycles into three-wheelers, with the help of Roush Industries, that's due out next year.
A structure called the 'Clock House' burned tonight at the Heidelberg Project in Detroit, the latest blaze in a series of fires in recent weeks at the world-renowned art installation.
Named "The D Tree," the mural was completed as part of an effort to improve a part of Detroit with arists from all over the world.
Battles are being waged on three fronts after a federal judge gave Detroit's bankruptcy case a shot in the arm last week with a multi-pronged ruling that found the city eligible for a Chapter 9 restructuring.
U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes has ruled Detroit, Mich., may seek to protect itself from its creditors under Chapter 9 municipal bankruptcy protection, thus making this once proud city the largest municipality in American history to go bust.
"This is Leslie," she says. "Say hello, Leslie." Fifty-three-year-old Crawford is not talking about her daughter or her godchild.