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Wayne State University

Nearly 100 Iraqi students are launching a summer of learning, networking and relationship-building in the United States at Detroit's Wayne State University.

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A boat once used to ferry passengers to an island amusement park in the Detroit River has caught fire at a marina where it's docked.

Detroit skyline
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The city of Detroit's Workforce Development office and Detroit Employment Solutions Corp. are hosting an event to help get nonviolent criminal records cleared.


A Detroit-area doctor who wrote prescriptions for more than 2 million painkiller pills has been charged with health care fraud.

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The Texas teenager who survived the crash of a small plane in Detroit remains in a hospital.

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AAA Michigan says average gas prices statewide have fallen about 13 cents in the past week to about $2.90 per gallon.

The Roman Catholic Church in southeastern Michigan is urging people to step forward if they believe they were sexually abused by a priest who died in 1993.

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Kresge Arts in Detroit says 16 artists and two groups have received film and music fellowships and live arts fellowships.

Belle Isle
Belle Isle Conservancy

Michigan's Natural Resources department is hosting an open house to discuss plans for a 6-mile loop of the Iron Belle Trail on Detroit's Belle Isle.

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A summer exhibit that connects outdoor and indoor spaces while incorporating art and natural elements is kicking off in downtown Detroit.

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A suburban Detroit official accused of taking bribes from a trash hauler has been convicted of corruption.

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The family of Muhammad Ali has put the late boxing legend's Michigan estate on the market for nearly $2.9 million.

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Ford Motor Co. is celebrating its purchase of Detroit's long vacant train depot that the company plans to redevelop for research and development of self-driving vehicles.

Detroit Water Front
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They didn't get a street named after them, but they did get the keys to the city.

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Police say a construction worker was fatally struck by an SUV on Interstate 75 in downtown Detroit.