Tour the Third Man Records pressing plant with WDET hosts

Record Store Day 2024 happens on Saturday, April 20. The long-running vinyl records holiday focuses on independent record stores with...

The Metro: Birdie’s Bookmobile to collect books for kids at Eastern Market this Saturday

Birdie's Bookmobile is a local nonprofit working to put books in kids' hands no matter where they are. As part...

Black Maternal Health Week spurs new legislation from Michigan Democrats

It's Black Maternal Health Week. It might seem odd for this to be racially specific until you realize that, in...

Detroit Jazz Festival announces tentative 2024 lineup

The Detroit Jazz Festival Foundation unveiled the initial lineup for this year's event — considered the world’s largest free jazz...

White House gun safety rule would standardize closing gun show loophole

A rule issued Thursday by the White House to expand required background checks for many gun purchases largely mirrors a...

Created Equal: Why kids need free play more than ever

Only 13% of kids in southeast Michigan get the one hour of physical activity per day that the U.S. Centers...

Advocates celebrate three years of Michigan expungement law

Over 280,000 Michiganders have seen misdemeanors and felonies removed from their records under the state’s “clean slate” law. That’s according...

The Metro Events Guide: Exhibitions, conventions, bargains and more

This week, we’ve got online exhibitions and cultural panel discussions that will make you see the world in a new...

Detroit Evening Report: State Board of Education approves measure to increase charter school transparency

Michigan's State Board of Education has approved a resolution that will make charter schools more transparent. Subscribe to the Detroit...

New ‘cannabis campground’ set to open this summer in Michigan

Michigan's first "cannabis campground" is set to open this summer on the west side of the state. The Grassy Knoll,...

OJ Simpson, fallen football hero acquitted of murder in ‘trial of the century,’ dies at 76

LAS VEGAS (AP) — O.J. Simpson, the decorated football superstar and Hollywood actor who was acquitted of charges he killed his...

EPA implements first-ever PFAS drinking water standards

PFAS chemicals will now be federally regulated following a historic announcement from the Biden administration on Wednesday.The Environmental Protection Agency is implementing...