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Waymo to develop autonomous car plant in Detroit

Waymo has selected Detroit as the area where it will develop the next continuation of its self-driving car technology. This will be in partnership with American Axle & Manufacturing, upgrading an existing facility.

Ford purchases Detroit's historic Michigan Central Station

Detroit - The Michigan Central Station has been for some time a symbol of Detroit's decline but now will be part of Ford's aim to change the Corktown neighborhood of Detroit into the automotive company's automotive technology group's campus.

Daimler struggling with European emissions standards

Detroit - The chief executive of Daimler said Monday at the Detroit auto show that his company cannot currently guarantee it can meet tougher European CO2 emissions standards taking effect in several years.

Review: ‘Detroit’ doesn’t hold back in this raw historical account Special

Kathryn Bigelow’s ‘Detroit’ is a heart-pounding recreation of a fatal night in a downtown motel stemming from racial tensions in 1967.

Mike Posner to release new collection of poetry

Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Mike Posner will be releasing his first book of poetry entitled "Tear Drops and Balloons."

Gordie Howe, the sport's beloved 'Mr. Hockey,' dies at 88

Detroit - Detroit's Gordie Howe, a young Saskatchewan farmer who left rural Canada to become one of the best ice hockey players of all time, died Friday at the home of one of his sons in the United States. He was 88.

Highlight of the Week: The Aaron Rodgers Hail Mary game-winner

It was the touchdown heard around the world on Thursday night. With zero time on the clock, Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers heaved a Hail Mary throw into the endzone hoping to give his team a last-minute win over the Detroit Lions.

McDonald's fires worker who threw water on Detroit homeless man

Detroit - A worker at a Detroit McDonald's who doused a homeless man with water after offering him a hamburger has been fired after the video went viral and stirred outrage.

Flint, Michigan: Lead-tainted water unsafe to drink, doctors say

Flint - Scary news out of Flint, Michigan shows that when the city switched from Lake Huron to the Flint River for its drinking water, blood tests revealed that the tap water residents are now drinking is causing elevated lead levels in the city's children.

Detroit woman sentenced for killing friend with slow cooker

Detroit - A Detroit woman who killed her friend with a slow cooker during an argument over the 2016 presidential election was sentenced on Monday to a minimum of 23 years in prison.

Report: Fiat Chrysler company offered merger to GM

Detroit - The largest U.S. automaker refused to even consider an offer to merge with Fiat Chrysler earlier this year, according to published reports.

Detroit hit man confesses to murders that teen was jailed for

Detroit - Vincent "Vito" Smothers is a hit man serving 52 years in prison for killing eight people, including the wife of a police officer, but in an extremely detailed affidavit he says he is guilty of four more murders that another man has been convicted of.

Op-Ed: Prentice and Nenshi show Albertans how government fails

Edmonton - Albertans knew this was coming, and still feel the sting of the news. With the press surrounding the budget out of the news cycle, Albertans should know how their leaders are punishing them for the government being terrible at managing tax dollars.

Detroit mother arrested after two kids found in freezer

Detroit - Detroit police made a "terrible find" when they tried to carry out an eviction notice on a woman in a unit of the Martin Luther King Apartments in the 800 block of St. Aubin Street. The bodies of a boy and a girl were found in a chest freezer.

Story of Detroit man walking 21 miles daily inspires donations

Detroit - The story of a Detroit man who walks a staggering 21 miles to work, Monday through Friday, has inspired people across the world to help him get a car.

Santa impersonator shoots two men at Detroit gas station

Detroit - Maybe St. Nick isn't so jolly after all. A man dressed as Santa was arrested early Sunday and faces charges after allegedly shooting two men outside a gas station in downtown Detroit.

Homeless in Detroit set up tent city in the shadow of downtown

Detroit - With Detroit, Michigan looking to the future after shedding a $7.0 billion bankruptcy debt, city officials are now going to need to address the tent city of homeless people that has been set up in the shadow of the downtown area.

Metro Detroit real estate prices surge as many residents move to suburbs Commissioned

Detroit - The city of Detroit, Michigan, and its nearby and even far-flung suburbs share a unique real estate relationship. For many years, there has been a tremendous give-and-take relationship between the city and suburbs.

Review: Ted Nugent — 'Shut Up & Jam!'

The Motor City Madman returns with his first album of new material since 2007's 'Love Grenade'. But is it any good? Digital Journal gave it a listen.

Op-Ed: Detroit's controversial water shutoff reeks of 'too big to fail'

Detroit's deep financial woes have been public for years. Many of its residents are behind on their water bills, and the city has been controversially shutting off water to some delinquent residents. But are delinquent businesses getting a free ride?

Canadians bring 1,000 litres of water to Detroit residents

Detroit - Supporters from nearby areas of Canada came into the United States to bring fresh water to residents of Detroit. Many of those living there have no water now due to unpaid bills which led to mass shutoffs from their companies.

Op-Ed: Detroit's water shutoffs — The crisis overlooked by the media

Detroit - When Michigan Governor Rick Snyder appointed a bankruptcy lawyer as Detroit's manager in 2013, the "motor-city" was seemingly at the end of its rope. Bogged down in high-crime, high unemployment and a distrustful citizenry, what was going to happen next?

Coatis, lemurs among exotic animals found caged in Detroit home

Warren - Michigan police received a rather unusual call that they have almost certainly never heard before: a neighbor calling into report an aardvark on the front lawn of a house in Warren, a suburb of Detroit.

Detroit reaches out to the UN as water runs dry

Detroit - The city of Detroit is shutting off water to over half its residents because of the shortfall in bill payments. This has prompted many to consult the U.N. for human rights violations.

Detroit art museum contents proposed for debt payment

Detroit - The number of pieces that debt collectors are targeting after a default by Detroit has risen from 1,700 to 66,000 after a change in terms and negotiations.

Op-Ed: Detroit's $1000 home auctions full of dangers for buyers

Detroit - Detroit began auctioning off houses seized for delinquent tax payments, but the program’s rules and regulations demonstrate that the bankrupt city has learned nothing about the perils of government overreach.

Leafs lose 8th consecutive in regulation: longest skid since 1985 Special

Toronto - With desperation lingering in the atmosphere at the Air Canada Centre, the Toronto Maple Leafs failed to keep up with the Detroit Red Wings, dropping their 8th consecutive game while seeing their playoff hopes all but vanish before them in a 4-2 loss.

Detroit woman defends home with gun, self defense trend continues

Detroit - A Detroit resident shot and killed a man who was trying to break into her home Friday afternoon, continuing a developing trend of self defense with firearms in Detroit and around the nation.

U.S. automakers extend discount wars through March

General Motors Co <GM.N> and Ford Motor Co <F.N> this week ramped up deep discounts on many of their U.S.

Michigan GOP official: 'Turn Detroit into an Indian reservation'

Detroit - The top official of a suburban Michigan county has raised eyebrows and ire by opining that neighboring Detroit should be turned into an "Indian reservation."
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Nighttime during Detroit's first snowfall of 2010
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An example of one of the many very old and beautiful works of art Detroit may be forced to sell.
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A cardinal in a tree; Detroit, Michigan
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Detroit's Fox Theatre
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Alley in Detroit, Michigan
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A birdhouse in Detroit, Michigan
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A fire on Detroit's West side. Firemen and women work to put out the blaze.
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Leaves change on a tree-lined Forest Ave. in Midtown
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The skyline (Woodward Ave., Detroit's main thoroughfare, runs between the two tall buildings in the center of the photograph)
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The scene of the shooting.
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A Detroit dog who tried to stay warm on this single digit degree day
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Downtown Detroit skyline as seen from a West Side Industrial apartment
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Michelle Blair, the Detroit mother of two children whose bodies were found in the freezer of her home, was arraigned on child abuse charges
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