“Terror In The City Of Champions” Explores Violence in Depression-Era Detroit

Jake Neher/WDET In his new book "Terror in the City of Champions" author Tom Stanton juxtaposes violent gang activity with sports success...

Dingell Makes Passionate, Personal Speech on Guns During U.S. House Sit-in

John Lewis Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives began a sit-in over a vote on gun control measures yesterday....

Michigan AG Files Civil Lawsuit Over Flint Water Crisis

Michigan’s Attorney general is filing a civil lawsuit against several companies that allegedly contributed to lead contamination in the city...

Governor Snyder Signs Detroit Schools Bailout

Detroit Public Schools Gov. Rick Snyder has signed a $617 million dollar bailout of the Detroit Public Schools – which...

DPS Student: “We Deserve Better”

Jake Neher/WDET A few weeks ago a sophomore at Renaissance High School, Imani Harris, penned an open letter to legislators about her...

Will You Vote To Raise Your Taxes for Better Transit in November?

WDET Recently the Regional Transit Authority of Southeast Michigan unveiled its plan to expand mass transportation throughout the region. It would...

No New Leads on Lockdown of Coleman A Young Municipal Center

Bre'Anna Tinsley/ WDET The Detroit Police Department says it has no new leads in the lockdown of the Coleman A....

Enbridge Beefs Up Safety Measures at Straits of Mackinac Pipeline in Wake of Scrutiny

The company that owns a 63 year old oil and gas pipeline running under the Straits of Mackinac says it’s beefing...

Michigan Lawmakers Blast Plan to Divert Great Lakes Water to Wisconsin

Metro Detroit members of Congress are expressing concern over the formal approval of a plan to divert millions of gallons...

The Intersection: Income Inequality in Michigan – Biggest Gap is Not In Metro Detroit

“What we see  is I think what’s being seen around the country, which is poverty changing zip codes,” says Grand...

Chief James Craig Talks City Hall Evacuation and Policing in Detroit

WDET Detroit Police Chief James Craig addresses Monday's city hall security breach and discusses community policing with Stephen Henderson on Detroit Today. Craig addressed the...

Coleman A Young Municpal Center Re-opened After Lockdown

The Detroit Police Department says the Coleman A-Young Municipal Center will reopen this morning. It was closed yesterday after a...