- Worshippers visit metro Detroit church to see saintly relics Updated: Oct-09-15 3:37 am
PLYMOUTH, Michigan - Hundreds of worshippers at a church outside of Detroit have paid their respects to an 11-year-old saint who's considered a model of mercy.
- Improve Detroit app fields over 10K complaints in 6 months Updated: Oct-09-15 1:16 am
DETROIT - A smartphone application that allows residents to report maintenance problems in Detroit has helped the city resolve more than 10,000 complaints in the past six months.
- Lopez, Larkin each score 17 as Nets beat Pistons 93-83 Updated: Oct-08-15 9:58 pm
- Avila says Tigers will have 'highly competitive' payroll Updated: Oct-08-15 7:34 pm
DETROIT - Al Avila is eager to get started with his first offseason as Detroit's general manager, and he says the Tigers will have plenty of money to spend.
- Red Wings assign Cleary, Ouellet to AHL Updated: Oct-08-15 7:16 pm
DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings have assigned forward Dan Cleary and defenseman Xavier Ouellet to Grand Rapids of the AHL.
- Cop: $433,000 taken from Oak Park went to everyday purchases Updated: Oct-08-15 7:04 pm
OAK PARK, Michigan - An investigator says $433,000 missing from a Detroit suburb is gone, spent by an award-winning employee and her husband.
- Snyder supports switching Flint water system back to Detroit Updated: Oct-08-15 6:30 pm
FLINT, Michigan - Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder on Thursday called for Flint to switch back to Detroit's water system to address a public health emergency over lead and grapple with broader concerns about the effects of the aging pipes distributing the city's water supply.
- Former US Rep. John Dingell, 89, getting heart pacemaker Updated: Oct-08-15 4:38 pm
DETROIT - Former U.S. Rep. John Dingell, the longest-serving member of Congress in U.S. history, is having a pacemaker placed in his heart.
- By the numbers: Flint's water emergency Updated: Oct-08-15 4:36 pm
When Flint left the Detroit water system last year, it was after years of frustration over the cost and with the anticipation that the city had a cheaper, independent solution. On Thursday, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder called for Flint to switch back to Detroit's system to address a public health emergency over lead in the water supply. By the numbers, a look at what happened:
- 23-year prison sentence in Detroit death of French artist Updated: Oct-08-15 4:10 pm
DETROIT - A man who pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the fatal shooting of a 23-year-old French street artist in Detroit has been sentenced to at least 23 years in prison.
- Detroit schools reducing district-level mandated testing Updated: Oct-08-15 8:08 am
DETROIT - The Detroit Public Schools plan to reduce total district-level mandated testing days by 50 percent, boosting instructional time.
- Report: About 8K homes in foreclosure auction are occupied Updated: Oct-08-15 7:28 am
DETROIT - A published report says an estimated 8,000 of the 25,000 homes up for sale this month during Wayne County's tax foreclosure auction are occupied.
- Fiat Chrysler avoids strike with new tentative contract Updated: Oct-08-15 2:21 am
DETROIT - Fiat Chrysler has avoided an expensive strike at its U.S. plants after reaching a tentative labor agreement with the United Auto Workers union.
- Lions sign Fluellen, put Walker on IR Updated: Oct-07-15 10:23 pm
ALLEN PARK, Michigan - The Detroit Lions have signed defensive tackle Andre Fluellen and put defensive tackle Tyrunn Walker on injured reserve.
- Southfield buys Northland Center, plans to demolish old mall Updated: Oct-07-15 8:29 pm
SOUTHFIELD, Michigan - The city of Southfield has bought what was once one of the nation's oldest shopping malls and is planning redevelopment for the 114-acre site just north of Detroit.
- Woman draws gun, shoots at shoplifter's SUV at Home Depot Updated: Oct-07-15 6:58 pm
AUBURN HILLS, Michigan - Police say a woman in a Home Depot parking lot fired shots at the SUV of a fleeing shoplifter in southeastern Michigan.
- Lawyers in gay marriage case get $1.9 million from Michigan Updated: Oct-07-15 3:59 pm
DETROIT - The state of Michigan agreed to pay $1.9 million to the lawyers who won the landmark gay marriage case at the U.S. Supreme Court, an attorney said Wednesday.
- Packard Plant guided tours to raise funds for art nonprofit Updated: Oct-07-15 3:33 pm
DETROIT - Visitors will get up-close looks at the rusted steel beams, concrete walls, and factory floors in Detroit where Packard luxury cars were assembled.
- Bids for former American Motors complex start at $500 Updated: Oct-07-15 1:03 pm
DETROIT - Bidding in an auction for the former American Motors Corp. headquarters in Detroit is starting at $500.
- Woman enters guilty plea in death of newborn son at work Updated: Oct-07-15 10:42 am
DETROIT - A 26-year-old woman has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the death of her newborn son whom she stuffed into a plastic bag after giving birth to him at her suburban Detroit workplace.
- Conference brings together technology, entertainment, design Updated: Oct-07-15 7:07 am
DETROIT - A conference that brings together innovators in technology, entertainment and design is taking place this week in Detroit.
- Animal care staff from zoos across US getting training Updated: Oct-07-15 4:03 am
ROYAL OAK, Michigan - Participants in an immersive workshop this week at the Detroit Zoo will learn how to assess and improve animal welfare in zoos.
- George has 20-point first quarter in Pacers' preseason win Updated: Oct-06-15 10:24 pm
- Schlissel: Risky behavior trouble for Greeks at Michigan Updated: Oct-06-15 8:20 pm
DETROIT - Fraternities and sororities need to reduce alcohol consumption or they "may naturally wither" at the University of Michigan, the school's president said Tuesday.
- Caldwell says he's done talking about controversial play Updated: Oct-06-15 6:51 pm
ALLEN PARK, Michigan - Jim Caldwell wants to turn his focus to Detroit's next game - and he's insisting his players do the same.