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Detroit, Michigan is located in Wayne County. Zip codes in Detroit, MI include 48275, 48201, and 48214. The median home price in Detroit is $9,900 which is roughly $36/per square foot. More Detroit information.

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15 min ago | Lansing State Journal

Only 2,000 of 11,000 Detroit rape kits have been examined

Nearly five years after the discovery of 11,000 abandoned rape kits in a Detroit police warehouse sparked outrage, only about 2,000 of the kits have undergone DNA testing, allowing serial rapists to remain free and in some cases re-offend.

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2 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

Man's decomposed body found inside portable toilet

Police in a northeastern Detroit suburb say they have found a man's decomposed body inside a portable toilet at a Lake St. Clair boat launching site.

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6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

a State of Confusion: Challenges that threaten Detroit & Urban America

Recently invited to sit on a radio roundtable discussion, on the popular Mildred Gaddis Show , concerning recent headlines of politics, bankruptcy, the rash of home invasions, poverty and the like, I found myself a little out of position.

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10 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

Baking up a new business: Metro Detroit women find a sweet spot in the sugar arts

Just days before her son's second birthday, the aunt who was supposed to make his birthday cake fell ill.

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14 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

Joyce Carol Oates returns to Detroit for her latest story collection

Just two years after the U.S. Census marked Detroit's first-ever population decline, a young writer began her first teaching position at what was then called the University of Detroit.

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18 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

Stephen Henderson: Detroit can see light at the end of the tunnel

Aerial view of the skyline of Downtown Detroit on the morning of Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Muralist spreads LOVE in Detroit despite stolen rental car, bad weather

Neither a stolen rental car nor a record-breaking snowstorm could stop Michael Owen from spreading his LOVE painting across a four-story building in Detroit.

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CBS Local

Metro Detroit Doctor Convicted Of 34 Crimes In Drug, Fraud Probe

A Detroit-area doctor who would see more than 100 patients a day at his Hamtramck clinic has been convicted of 34 crimes.

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CBS Local

Detroiter Accused Of Running Over Man Twice Is Charged With Murder

Authorities say a 24-year-old Detroit man ran over another man twice in a car and left him for dead after a fight at a gas station in broad daylight.

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CBS Local

Detroit Firefighter Faces Trial In DJ's Shooting Death

A 35-year-old Detroit firefighter will stand trial in the slaying of a disc jockey during a shootout outside a west side bar.

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Detroit News

Literacy volunteers in Metro Detroit help break down language barriers

Formal education for Nogaye Walker, left, ended in Senegal in the fourth grade. She now is tutored by Christine Simon in Detroit.

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MLive.com

Alleged getaway driver killed after Detroit home invasion identified as Robert King, 29, of Detroit

The exchange continued outside the home and a getaway driver was shot. He crashed the car into a nearby home and died.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Delta flight from Detroit to Denver examined for possible security threat

A Delta Airlines jet takes off from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in this February 21, 2013 file photo.

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The Detroit News

Aiyana's father being sentenced in Detroit teen's 2010 death

Detroit -- Charles Jones, the father of Aiyana Stanley-Jones, a 7-year-old who was shot to death by Detroit police, is being sentenced Friday in the 2010 shooting death of a Detroit teen.

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Detroit Free Press

Detroit emergency manager spokesman Bill Nowling walks away from bad wreck

Detroit emergency manager spokesman Bill Nowling said he was grateful to walk away from a wreck Thursday morning about a mile from his home near Brighton.

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Detroit News

Metro Detroit Christians mark Good Friday with charity, commemorations

Metro Detroiters are marking Good Friday, one of the most holy and solemn days in the Christian faith, by aiding the needy and joining church services commemorating Christ's crucifixion.

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Detroit Free Press

Iraqi man, former Detroit resident, convicted in wife's murder

What began as a hate crime investigation two years ago has led to the murder conviction of an Iraqi immigrant, whose wife was found badly beaten with a threatening note labeling her a terrorist.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Jimmy Buffett to Play Detroit's Comerica Park, 7/26

Detroit, the wait is over. Olympia Entertainment has announced the return of Jimmy Buffett and The Coral Reefer Band to Comerica Park for one night only on Saturday, July 26 at 7 p.m., as part of Jimmy Buffett's "This One's For You Tour 2014" with special guest John Fogerty.

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Detroit Free Press

Robert Ficano e-mail suggests he'll run for re-election despite scandal

Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano appears at the 2014 North American International Auto Show in Detroit on Jan. 16, 2014.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

WNEM-TV Saginaw

Principal bitten; parent charged with assault

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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