Whitmer signs bill designating May 2 as ‘Negro Leagues Day’ in Michigan

State Rep. Helena Scott (D-Detroit) celebrated Juneteenth this year by showing up at a historic ballpark, watching as her bill...

Willie Mays, the Giants’ electrifying ‘Say Hey Kid,’ dies at 93

Willie Mays, the electrifying “Say Hey Kid” whose singular combination of talent, drive and exuberance made him one of baseball’s greatest and...

Downtown Detroit Grand Prix attracts new and old fans in second year

The 2024 Detroit Grand Prix is in the books. Ganassi Racing driver Scott Dixon won the headline IndyCar race, after...

Scott Dixon wins record 4th Detroit Grand Prix, becoming 1st IndyCar driver to win two this season

DETROIT (AP) — Scott Dixon made some savvy decisions, choosing not to pit for rain tires early and calculating that...

Grosse Pointe Woods native races in this weekend’s Detroit Grand Prix

The Detroit Grand Prix is taking place this weekend. Three different series will be holding races as part of the...

Roger Penske says cheating scandal overblown by critics because there’s ‘blood in the water’

DETROIT (AP) — Roger Penske is well aware his integrity has been questioned because of a cheating scandal that cost Josef Newgarden his season-opening IndyCar victory....

CuriosiD: Why do the Detroit Lions wear ‘Honolulu’ blue?

WDET’s CuriosiD series answers your questions about everything Detroit. Subscribe to CuriosiD on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, NPR.org or wherever you get your podcasts. In this episode of CuriosiD, we...

Detroit City FC leaders share early plans for new Corktown stadium with fan owners

During the COVID-19 pandemic, Detroit City Football Club (DCFC) launched a crowd funding campaign for fans to invest in the...

New indoor pickleball club opens in Warren

Pickleball is one of the fastest growing sports in the U.S., with many people picking it up during the pandemic...

Detroit Tigers unveil new City Connect uniforms

This week, the Detroit Tigers unveiled new City Connect  uniforms, which the team can choose to wear when they want...

The Metro: Dreamz Two Reality basketball game to showcase Detroit’s hoop talents

For some, basketball is just a fun sport to play. But for others, it’s a ticket to a better future....

Detroit set NFL Draft attendance record, what’s next?

The NFL Draft in Detroit racked up record attendance numbers. It’s estimated that more than 775,000 football fans gathered downtown...