appears in the following:

Elected officials in Detroit face a widening federal public corruption probe

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Federal investigators have implicated much of Detroit's city hall in a corruption probe involving council members and their staffs. Bribery and campaign finance violations are central to the claims.


Pro-Palestinian Protesters Gathered For Biden's Dearborn Ford Plant Visit

Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Pro-Palestinian protesters turned out in Dearborn, Mich., to criticize U.S. support for Israel as President Biden visits a local Ford electric vehicle plant.


Detroiters Are Divided Over Trump's Commutation Of Ex-Mayor's Sentence

Thursday, January 21, 2021

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick served seven years in prison for corruption. With 20 years left on his sentence, he received a commutation from President Trump.


Coronavirus Pandemic Changes Detroit's Water Shut-Off Policy

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

The $900 billion coronavirus package includes funding for low-income households in need of water assistance. The issue is big in Detroit, where water had been turned off if a customer hadn't paid.


City Of Detroit Counters Lawsuit From Black Lives Matter Organization

Friday, January 01, 2021

Following the death of George Floyd, Black Lives Matter organizers sued Detroit, claiming the police were suppressing their First Amendment rights. The city has now responded with a counter lawsuit.


Trump Campaign Targets Vote Totals In 3 Battleground States

Thursday, November 05, 2020

The Trump campaign wants certain mail-in ballots not to be counted in Pennsylvania. In Michigan, it wants counting stopped until its observers get more access. And it wants a recount in Wisconsin.


Texas And Michigan Voters React To Debates

Thursday, August 01, 2019

Voters in Fort Worth, Texas, and Detroit react to the second night of Democrats debating.


Detroiters' Barter System Isn't Just About Kindness — It's A Necessity

Saturday, July 29, 2017

In the city of Detroit, after the unrest in the 1960's, the flight of many to the suburbs and the decline of businesses, many neighbors are finding a way to survive financially, through bartering.