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Trump commutes Kwame Kilpatrick’s sentence before departing office

Outgoing President Donald Trump on late Tuesday evening commuted the sentence of disgraced former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick more than 20 years before it...

On this day in 2009: Aretha Franklin performs at Obama inauguration

On Jan. 20, 2009, legendary recording artist Aretha Franklin, donning a head-turning, bow-tied, grey felt hat, performed “My Country, ‘Tis of Thee” during U.S....

Wall Street investors pricing Americans out of last bastion of affordable...

In the spring of 2013, Holly Hook purchased a mobile home and moved it to Swartz Creek Estates, a manufactured housing community in Swartz...

Anti-foreclosure activists demand more help in Detroit

Elected officials have stopped short of agreeing to meet demands of a coalition of activists and organizations who are calling for remedies to address...

‘Now is the time to find our moral compass’: Dems push...

Michigan Democrats are calling on Republican legislative leaders who control the chambers to prioritize accountability in the new term, especially amid fresh federal warnings...

9 officials charged for Flint water crisis, Snyder pleads not guilty

Updated, 3:27 p.m., 1/14/21 Former Gov. Rick Snyder and eight other high-level officials have been charged in connection with the water crisis that devastated the...

Updated: Former Gov. Snyder charged in Flint water crisis probe

Updated 5:48 p.m., 1/12/21, 9:47 p.m., 1/13/21 with charges Republican former Gov. Rick Snyder on Wednesday was charged in connection with the Flint water crisis....

A new baby and a 9-month furlough with no end in...

When Rachael Guzzardo was furloughed from her job as a physical therapist for a large health system in metro Detroit in May, the mother...

There’s no evidence of voter fraud, but a GOP-led committee will...

The GOP-led state House passed a resolution Tuesday that will give the Oversight Committee power to issue subpoenas for Nov. 3 general election-related issues,...

Progressives split on Duggan reelection bid, as he secures support from...

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan on Wednesday formally announced he will seek reelection to lead Michigan’s largest city, but the news has received mixed reaction...

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