Bookmark and Share

rss logo Top Detroit Area Local News Stories

Source: Click On Detroit News

Forecast: Gorgeous Wednesday ahead

Skies will clear tonight, and you’ll definitely notice a sharp drop in the humidity.

Published: Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:40:30 GMT

Boy injured during dirt bike accident wasn't with father

Police say the man who was driving a motorcycle when a 5-year-old boy was thrown from the bike was not the victim's father.

Published: Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:25:47 GMT

Activist pleads guilty to federal crimes

Robert Davis' decision to plead guilty to theft or bribery and fraud and false statements charges came in a court filing Tuesday, where he is asking a U.S. district court judge to keep a union job.

Published: Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:06:48 GMT

1 person killed in Genoa Twp. road rage

One person was killed and another is in police custody.

Published: Tue, 02 Sep 2014 21:41:51 GMT

Detroit Public Schools to auction old police cars

The Detroit school district is auctioning off 18 surplus and obsolete police cars.

Published: Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:44:53 GMT

Minimum 17-year sentence sought in porch shooting

Prosecutors are recommending at least 17 years in prison for a Detroit-area man who killed an unarmed woman on his porch, while his lawyer is urging a judge to go as low as six years.

Published: Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:29:10 GMT

Detroit Zoo hosts Senior Day on Wednesday

Wednesday is Senior Day at the Detroit Zoo.

Published: Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:13:33 GMT

Experts concerned about shipments of rock salt

As kids head back to school after a short summer vacation, another Michigan winter is quickly approaching.

Published: Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:54:54 GMT

Deal sells Compuware for $2.5 billion

Detroit's Compuware Corporation is now on track to be sold to a private equity investment firm for $2.5 billion.

Published: Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:23:07 GMT

Uniquely Detroit: Rockabilly's roots

Before there was Motown, there was a country-inspired music movement in Detroit.

Published: Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:14:06 GMT

Detroit Medical Center to get $10M award

The Detroit Medical Center has been selected to receive a $10 million award as part of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' Health Care Innovation Awards program.

Published: Tue, 02 Sep 2014 14:45:42 GMT

Detroit's bankruptcy trial begins

The trial to determine whether bankrupt Detroit's restructuring plan will be approved had begun, just over a year after the city sought court protection in July 2013.

Published: Tue, 02 Sep 2014 14:05:44 GMT

Bomb Squad investigating suspected explosive devices

The Detroit Police Bomb Squad was called out to a home in the 19000 block of Sussex on Detroit's west side Tuesday morning after two suspected explosive devices were found.

Published: Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:03:07 GMT

Study: Michigan lacks disaster plans for children

An aid group says Michigan doesn't require a basic safety plan to protect children in school and child care from disasters.

Published: Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:02:16 GMT

Archdiocese: Michigan priest 'negligent' in abuse

The Archdiocese of Detroit has found a Mount Clemens priest was "negligent" when he didn't promptly report a sexual assault on church property to police.

Published: Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:57:20 GMT

Hearing to stop Detroit water shutoffs Tuesday

A hearing is set to take place in court this morning as the People's Water Board coalition fights to end water cut-offs.

Published: Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:31:25 GMT

When to save, when to splurge on everyday items

Paper towel, toilet paper, coffee and chocolate – where do you cut costs and which items are worth some extra money?

Published: Tue, 02 Sep 2014 03:00:00 GMT

VP Biden says workers deserve 'fair share'

Vice President Joe Biden told hundreds of Detroit-area union members that they deserve a "fair share" of any improvement in corporate profits.

Published: Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:44:31 GMT

Verlander, Upton's private photos leaked

A hacker has reportedly obtained dozens of private, graphic images involving a slew...

Published: Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:32:27 GMT

Men violently rob Sterling Heights woman

Sterling Heights police are searching for a group of men who broke into a 61-year-old grandmother's home Sunday, beating and robbing her.

Published: Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:31:18 GMT