13-year-old Detroit youth poet describes the dreams he has for his neighborhood [Video]

Terry Parris Jr. Meet Eddie. He's 13 and in the 8th grade at Marcus Garvey Academy on the city's east side. Eddie...

Officials Approve More Compensation Claims Tied To Defective GM Ignitions

   The list of those being compensated for injuries suffered because of faulty General Motors’ ignition switches is growing.   ...

Experts Say Tigers Opening A Season Full Of Questions

Dawn Uhl-Zifilippo/WDET    The Detroit Tigers are embarking on a new season with most of the same pieces still in...

From The Council Table, To A Jail Cell

Scott Benson is the Detroit City Councilman for the Third District, on the city’s East side. He’s an urban planner...

M-1 Rail Officials Helping to Alleviate Some Opening Day Traffic

J. Carlisle Larsen (WDET) Thousands of Metro Detroiters will head downtown today for Opening Day at Comerica Park. But motorists...

WDIV’s Andrew Humphrey Explains How Tornadoes Form

WDET has been looking at the impact tornadoes have had on Metro Detroit, as the region prepares for the 50th...

New Soul Sunday’s Playlist for April 5, 2015

The Easter Sunday edition of New Soul Sunday is all about the new as we’ll get you fit with the...

April 1974 Tornado Destroys Windsor Curling Club

April 3, 1974 is a day that made weather history.  148 tornadoes hit 13 states and Ontario on that day...

Rob Reinhart’s Essential Music: 4-4-15

From MoPop to Jackson Browne... lots of tickets to give out! Also new music from Twin Shadow, Indigo Girls much...

Poll: Road Funding Ballot Proposal Very Unpopular

A recent survey finds that the state ballot initiative known as Proposal One which, if passed, would raise taxes to...

MSU Gets Another Crack At Duke, Which Beat Spartans In November.

The Michigan State Spartans are no strangers to the Final Four. This is their 7th trip to the semifinals of...

Future Bridge Between Detroit and Windsor Could Have Pedestrian, Bike Lanes

Photo Credit | Mike Boening Photography (FLICKR/CC) Photo Credit | KP Tripathi (FLICKR/CC) The New International Trade Crossing connecting Detroit...