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  • Funeral today for Armada teen, April Millsap

    Funeral today for Armada teen, April Millsap

    Friday, August 1 2014 9:49 AM EDT2014-08-01 13:49:48 GMT
    Family and friends of a 14-year-old Michigan girl are to gather for her funeral as investigators continue hunting for her killer.ice...
    Family and friends of a 14-year-old Michigan girl are to gather for her funeral as investigators continue hunting for her killer.ice...
  • When is it appropriate for police to use a taser? Video prompts questions about police action in Clinton Township

    When is it appropriate for police to use a taser? Video prompts questions about police action in Clinton Township

    Friday, August 1 2014 9:38 AM EDT2014-08-01 13:38:12 GMT
    In a video spreading across social media, a Michigan man says police and hospital security roughed up a man.
    In a video spreading across social media, a Michigan man says police and hospital security roughed up a man.
  • Murder hearing for couple whose dogs killed runner

    Murder hearing for couple whose dogs killed runner

    Friday, August 1 2014 7:19 AM EDT2014-08-01 11:19:29 GMT
     A couple whose two dogs fatally mauled a 46-year-old jogger have been charged with second-degree murder.
     A couple whose two dogs fatally mauled a 46-year-old jogger have been charged with second-degree murder.
  • Migrant teens from Central America to be housed in Farmington Hills

    Migrant teens from Central America to be housed in Farmington Hills

    Friday, August 1 2014 12:10 AM EDT2014-08-01 04:10:56 GMT
    Illegal immigrant teens from Central America to be housed in Farmington HillsTwenty-four illegal immigrant teens from Central America will soon be housed at Wellspring Lutheran Services in Farmington Hills, which has secured a federal contract. The immigration issue is a major one, and what seemed far, far away is now coming closer and closer to home."We've been watching this for six, eight weeks now, now it's Michigan," said William Largent, president and CEO of Meskwaki. the business arm of...
    Illegal immigrant teens from Central America to be housed in Farmington HillsTwenty-four illegal immigrant teens from Central America will soon be housed at Wellspring Lutheran Services in Farmington Hills, which has secured a federal contract. The immigration issue is a major one, and what seemed far, far away is now coming closer and closer to home."We've been watching this for six, eight weeks now, now it's Michigan," said William Largent, president and CEO of Meskwaki. the business arm of...
  • Large two truck crash closes I-75, second accident nearby

    Large two truck crash closes I-75, second accident nearby

    Thursday, July 31 2014 10:57 PM EDT2014-08-01 02:57:29 GMT
    A crash involving two semi trucks shut down I-75 tonight, according to Michigan State Police.
    A crash involving two semi trucks shut down I-75 tonight, according to Michigan State Police.
  • Detroit Tigers acquire pitcher David Price

    Detroit Tigers acquire pitcher David Price

    Thursday, July 31 2014 10:35 PM EDT2014-08-01 02:35:47 GMT
    The Tigers have acquired pitcher David Price from the Rays in a three-team trade that reportedly involves the Mariners, according to reports. The clubs have not commented on or confirmed the report.  Jackson goes to Mariners; Smyly, Franklin also involved in three-way deal
    The Tigers have acquired pitcher David Price from the Rays in a three-team trade that reportedly involves the Mariners, according to reports. The clubs have not commented on or confirmed the report.  Jackson goes to Mariners; Smyly, Franklin also involved in three-way deal
  • Evan Reed arraigned on sexual assault charges

    Evan Reed arraigned on sexual assault charges

    Thursday, July 31 2014 10:12 PM EDT2014-08-01 02:12:45 GMT
    Minor league pitcher Evan Reed has been arraigned on charges of sexually assaulting a woman at a downtown Detroit hotel.
    Minor league pitcher Evan Reed has been arraigned on charges of sexually assaulting a woman at a downtown Detroit hotel.
  • Boy with autism benefits from therapeutic listening

    Boy with autism benefits from therapeutic listening

    Thursday, July 31 2014 9:38 PM EDT2014-08-01 01:38:55 GMT
    Trevor Holzer is as active as any other 10 year old boy. just by looking at him, you wouldn't be able to tell he's affected by autismAs Trevor goes through his occupational therapy, he's got his own soundtrack.It's called therapeutic listening - the idea is to help Trevor with what's called sensory processing disorder. The goal of Easter Seals, making the world a better place for children with disabilities. As Fox 2's Deena Centofanti shows us, from an individual child to a team of players, i...
    Trevor Holzer is as active as any other 10 year old boy. just by looking at him, you wouldn't be able to tell he's affected by autismAs Trevor goes through his occupational therapy, he's got his own soundtrack.It's called therapeutic listening - the idea is to help Trevor with what's called sensory processing disorder. The goal of Easter Seals, making the world a better place for children with disabilities. As Fox 2's Deena Centofanti shows us, from an individual child to a team of players, i...
  • Detroit Police's 'Green Machine 40' stages crackdown of suspected drug houses

    Detroit Police's 'Green Machine 40' stages crackdown of suspected drug houses

    Thursday, July 31 2014 8:34 PM EDT2014-08-01 00:34:02 GMT
    Heavily armed members of the Detroit Police Special Response Team move in -- swarming this house on Tacoma with the state police helicopter overhead.This residence is believed to be a drug house where people were selling cocaine. No evidence and no arrests were found this time, but Detroit Police Chief James Craig says the message is loud and clear"We'll come back to this location and we'll send the owner a nice note and if we have to come back again we'll take it," said Craig. Elsewhere ther...
    Heavily armed members of the Detroit Police Special Response Team move in -- swarming this house on Tacoma with the state police helicopter overhead.This residence is believed to be a drug house where people were selling cocaine. No evidence and no arrests were found this time, but Detroit Police Chief James Craig says the message is loud and clear"We'll come back to this location and we'll send the owner a nice note and if we have to come back again we'll take it," said Craig. Elsewhere ther...
  • Romulus cop in hot water after road rage incident

    Romulus cop in hot water after road rage incident

    Thursday, July 31 2014 8:03 PM EDT2014-08-01 00:03:03 GMT
    An off-duty Romulus police officer is facing felony charges in connection with a road rage incident. Officer David Brooks is facing felonious assault and felony firearms charges after an investigation by Van Buren Township detectives.
    An off-duty Romulus police officer is facing felony charges in connection with a road rage incident. Officer David Brooks is facing felonious assault and felony firearms charges after an investigation by Van Buren Township detectives.
  • Dearborn man bound for trial for fatal soccer referee punch

    Dearborn man bound for trial for fatal soccer referee punch

    Thursday, July 31 2014 7:53 PM EDT2014-07-31 23:53:32 GMT
    A Dearborn man will see a trial for second degree murder, accused of killing a soccer referee with one punch.Baseel Abdul-Amir Saad was bound over for trial in the death of John Bienewicz in 16th District Court today.Saad was ejected from an adult soccer game in Livonia -- when witnesses say he turned around and punched Bienewicz in the face June 29 .A Wayne County medical examiner testified that Bienewicz lost consciousness before he hit the ground.The defense said that it was a competitive ...
    A Dearborn man will see a trial for second degree murder, accused of killing a soccer referee with one punch.Baseel Abdul-Amir Saad was bound over for trial in the death of John Bienewicz in 16th District Court today.Saad was ejected from an adult soccer game in Livonia -- when witnesses say he turned around and punched Bienewicz in the face June 29 .A Wayne County medical examiner testified that Bienewicz lost consciousness before he hit the ground.The defense said that it was a competitive ...
  • Testimony: Renisha McBride pounded on homeowner's door before being fatally shot

    Testimony: Renisha McBride pounded on homeowner's door before being fatally shot

    Thursday, July 31 2014 7:47 PM EDT2014-07-31 23:47:47 GMT
    DETROIT (AP) -- A former medical examiner sparred with a prosecutor Thursday over a wound on the hand of a woman who was fatally shot on a Detroit-area porch, telling jurors it seems to fit the defense's claim that Renisha McBride was pounding on the homeowner's doors before she was killed.Dr. Werner Spitz, a forensic pathologist, said photos of McBride's body show a "small superficial laceration" on her left hand. It "could have come from pounding on something," Spitz said.The testimony was ...
    DETROIT (AP) -- A former medical examiner sparred with a prosecutor Thursday over a wound on the hand of a woman who was fatally shot on a Detroit-area porch, telling jurors it seems to fit the defense's claim that Renisha McBride was pounding on the homeowner's doors before she was killed.Dr. Werner Spitz, a forensic pathologist, said photos of McBride's body show a "small superficial laceration" on her left hand. It "could have come from pounding on something," Spitz said.The testimony was ...
  • Twitter tussle erupts after Price traded from Tampa Bay to Detroit

    Twitter tussle erupts after Price traded from Tampa Bay to Detroit

    Thursday, July 31 2014 7:31 PM EDT2014-07-31 23:31:19 GMT
    A friendly scuffle broke out on Twitter after the news Tampa Bay Rays pitcher David Price was traded to Detroit.
    A friendly scuffle broke out on Twitter after the news Tampa Bay Rays pitcher David Price was traded to Detroit.
  • Community wants justice as investigation of Armada teen's murder continues

    Community wants justice as investigation of Armada teen's murder continues

    Thursday, July 31 2014 6:02 PM EDT2014-07-31 22:02:43 GMT
    Wearing pink, the mother of 14-year-old April Millsap's boyfriend -- remembered the teen Thursday as the small village of Armada tries to cope."It's very hard, it's in such a spotlight, as a mom you don't think it's going to be like this," said Monique Albertson, mother of April Millsap's boyfriend. "Everyone is just hanging in there the best we can. It's overwhelming."Albertson, joining hundreds of people, police, classmates - most wearing pink which was April Millsap's favorite color."We're...
    Wearing pink, the mother of 14-year-old April Millsap's boyfriend -- remembered the teen Thursday as the small village of Armada tries to cope."It's very hard, it's in such a spotlight, as a mom you don't think it's going to be like this," said Monique Albertson, mother of April Millsap's boyfriend. "Everyone is just hanging in there the best we can. It's overwhelming."Albertson, joining hundreds of people, police, classmates - most wearing pink which was April Millsap's favorite color."We're...
  • Two in custody on drug charges after search connected to Armada teen's murder

    Two in custody on drug charges after search connected to Armada teen's murder

    Thursday, July 31 2014 12:17 PM EDT2014-07-31 16:17:30 GMT
    The FBI and state police were at a home on Marquette Road in Goodells, Mich. most of Wednesday executing an investigative search warrant related to the murder of 14-year-old April Millsap.
    The FBI and state police were at a home on Marquette Road in Goodells, Mich. most of Wednesday executing an investigative search warrant related to the murder of 14-year-old April Millsap.
  • 24-year-old women is $66 million jackpot winner

    24-year-old women is $66 million jackpot winner

    Thursday, July 31 2014 11:26 AM EDT2014-07-31 15:26:09 GMT
    The Michigan Lottery says a Port Huron woman is the winner of a $66 million Mega Millions jackpot that was drawn in mid-June.Kelsey Zachow says in a statement that she "could barely breathe" when she learned she was the winner.
    The Michigan Lottery says a Port Huron woman is the winner of a $66 million Mega Millions jackpot that was drawn in mid-June.Kelsey Zachow says in a statement that she "could barely breathe" when she learned she was the winner.
  • City of Detroit posts improvement updates online

    City of Detroit posts improvement updates online

    Thursday, July 31 2014 7:18 AM EDT2014-07-31 11:18:29 GMT
    Residents will be able to view the number of new streetlights installed in their Detroit neighborhood, how many lots were mown and the number of vacant houses demolished by going to the city's website.
    Residents will be able to view the number of new streetlights installed in their Detroit neighborhood, how many lots were mown and the number of vacant houses demolished by going to the city's website.
  • Prosecutor to discuss sex-assault allegations against Tigers minor-leaguer Evan Reed

    Prosecutor to discuss sex-assault allegations against Tigers minor-leaguer Evan Reed

    Thursday, July 31 2014 7:12 AM EDT2014-07-31 11:12:05 GMT
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    Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy plans to hold a news conference to announce the results of the warrant review regarding former Tigers pitcher Evan Reed.
    Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy plans to hold a news conference to announce the results of the warrant review regarding former Tigers pitcher Evan Reed.
  • Community comes together to support slain Armada teen's family

    Community comes together to support slain Armada teen's family

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 11:55 PM EDT2014-07-31 03:55:10 GMT
    Nearly a week after 14-year-old April Millsap was found murdered in the small town of Armada, friends, family and even those who didn't know the young girl gather for music in the park - this time hoping for justice.They were there to help raise money to ease the burden on April's heartbroken mother."We're as well as can be expected," said aunt Sarah Lichtenfelt. "They are just grateful for all the prayers and support, that's all we ask is to keep praying for strength."In the middle of it all...
    Nearly a week after 14-year-old April Millsap was found murdered in the small town of Armada, friends, family and even those who didn't know the young girl gather for music in the park - this time hoping for justice.They were there to help raise money to ease the burden on April's heartbroken mother."We're as well as can be expected," said aunt Sarah Lichtenfelt. "They are just grateful for all the prayers and support, that's all we ask is to keep praying for strength."In the middle of it all...
  • Family asks for justice after mother of three found dead next to dumpster

    Family asks for justice after mother of three found dead next to dumpster

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 11:33 PM EDT2014-07-31 03:33:46 GMT
    When 32-year-old Katherine Gibson was a little girl, her loved ones thought, the "life" ahead of her would be long. But it wasn't."Me and my girlfriend dropped her off and she had just told us, she loved us," said Marvin Gibson, her cousin.That would be the last "I love you" that he would hear. because after Gibson's cousin dropped her off at Harper and Conner, near Bronco's Market. The day after, she was found dead. Gibson's lifeless body, discovered by a dumpster, beside the building."Layin...
    When 32-year-old Katherine Gibson was a little girl, her loved ones thought, the "life" ahead of her would be long. But it wasn't."Me and my girlfriend dropped her off and she had just told us, she loved us," said Marvin Gibson, her cousin.That would be the last "I love you" that he would hear. because after Gibson's cousin dropped her off at Harper and Conner, near Bronco's Market. The day after, she was found dead. Gibson's lifeless body, discovered by a dumpster, beside the building."Layin...
  • Detroit councilwoman dodges questions about Facebook photo

    Detroit councilwoman dodges questions about Facebook photo

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 11:27 PM EDT2014-07-31 03:27:05 GMT
    Councilwoman Mary Sheffield posted a photo with controversial figure Rayford Jackson, previously involved in the Monica Conyers scandal. Fox 2's M.L. Elrick wants to know why.
    Councilwoman Mary Sheffield posted a photo with controversial figure Rayford Jackson, previously involved in the Monica Conyers scandal. Fox 2's M.L. Elrick wants to know why.
  • Firefighter injured battling house fire in Detroit

    Firefighter injured battling house fire in Detroit

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 11:06 PM EDT2014-07-31 03:06:52 GMT
    A possible arson kept Detroit firefighters busy for much of the evening.
    A possible arson kept Detroit firefighters busy for much of the evening.
  • Worker rescued from trench collapse in Pittsfield Township

    Worker rescued from trench collapse in Pittsfield Township

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 8:51 PM EDT2014-07-31 00:51:01 GMT
    Emergency crews are at the scene of an apparent trench collapse in Pittsfield Township.
    Emergency crews are at the scene of an apparent trench collapse in Pittsfield Township.
  • How honest are we, Detroit?

    How honest are we, Detroit?

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 7:45 PM EDT2014-07-30 23:45:12 GMT
    A national social experiment took place in Detroit Wednesday and the results will show just how honest we really are.
    A national social experiment took place in Detroit Wednesday and the results will show just how honest we really are.
  • Michigan man mocked on Instagram by Shaquille O'Neal, celebrities files lawsuit

    Michigan man mocked on Instagram by Shaquille O'Neal, celebrities files lawsuit

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 7:08 PM EDT2014-07-30 23:08:15 GMT
    Jahmel Binion filed a lawsuit in Macomb County court today.Jahmel Binion filed a lawsuit in Macomb County court today.
    They said they were sorry -- but it's not enough. The local man -- who was mocked for his appearance on Instagram by Shaquille O'Neal and other celebrities is now suing.
    They said they were sorry -- but it's not enough. The local man -- who was mocked for his appearance on Instagram by Shaquille O'Neal and other celebrities is now suing.
  • Witnesses describe punch that killed soccer ref, say suspect has been violent before

    Witnesses describe punch that killed soccer ref, say suspect has been violent before

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 6:57 PM EDT2014-07-30 22:57:23 GMT
    More details emerged from 16th District Court about what happened on the soccer field the day that referee John Bieniewicz died, allegedly from a punch to the neck by Baseel Abdul-Amir Saad. Testimony was heard through the eyes of four witnesses, three players including two on the opposing team, one teammate of Saad and a police officer. According to court testimony, Saad has gotten violent before on the soccer field.Wiping away tears, 36-year-old Saad, facing a judge on second-degree murder ...
    More details emerged from 16th District Court about what happened on the soccer field the day that referee John Bieniewicz died, allegedly from a punch to the neck by Baseel Abdul-Amir Saad. Testimony was heard through the eyes of four witnesses, three players including two on the opposing team, one teammate of Saad and a police officer. According to court testimony, Saad has gotten violent before on the soccer field.Wiping away tears, 36-year-old Saad, facing a judge on second-degree murder ...
  • Woman's life changed from side effect of bariatric surgery

    Woman's life changed from side effect of bariatric surgery

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 6:41 PM EDT2014-07-30 22:41:11 GMT
    A metro Detroit woman should be celebrating her tremendous weight loss, but instead is now battling a rare condition that has her regretting her bariatric surgery.
    A metro Detroit woman should be celebrating her tremendous weight loss, but instead is now battling a rare condition that has her regretting her bariatric surgery.
  • DTE Energy addresses downed wire incidents

    DTE Energy addresses downed wire incidents

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 6:06 PM EDT2014-07-30 22:06:13 GMT
    A man is dead after touching a downed power line in Warren. This comes one day after a 3-year-old boy was shocked when a downed wire touched a fence in southwest Detroit. DTE Energy is responding to the problems and warning us all about the dangers still lurking from Sunday's storms.
    A man is dead after touching a downed power line in Warren. This comes one day after a 3-year-old boy was shocked when a downed wire touched a fence in southwest Detroit. DTE Energy is responding to the problems and warning us all about the dangers still lurking from Sunday's storms.
  • Prosecution rests its case in Renisha McBride murder trial

    Prosecution rests its case in Renisha McBride murder trial

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 5:46 PM EDT2014-07-30 21:46:50 GMT
    The prosecution has rested its case in the Renisha McBride murder trial. Theodore Wafer, 55, has been charged with second-degree murder, manslaughter and felony firearm.
    The prosecution has rested its case in the Renisha McBride murder trial. Theodore Wafer, 55, has been charged with second-degree murder, manslaughter and felony firearm.
  • Reward offered for info on who killed father of six in his driveway

    Reward offered for info on who killed father of six in his driveway

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 5:16 PM EDT2014-07-30 21:16:49 GMT
    A Detroit businessman and father of six, is gunned down in front of his own home.Tonight, his grieving family is demanding justice for Jacob Fry-Hooper, who was murdered in June.He was heading home from his brother's house on the night he was killed.Hooper had just pulled into his driveway. But as he was getting out of the car, someone fired several shots, killing him.Crime Stoppers is offering a $2,500 reward for tips that can lead to an arrest. To help, call 1-800-SPEAK-UP. Tipsters can rem...
    A Detroit businessman and father of six, is gunned down in front of his own home.Tonight, his grieving family is demanding justice for Jacob Fry-Hooper, who was murdered in June.He was heading home from his brother's house on the night he was killed.Hooper had just pulled into his driveway. But as he was getting out of the car, someone fired several shots, killing him.Crime Stoppers is offering a $2,500 reward for tips that can lead to an arrest. To help, call 1-800-SPEAK-UP. Tipsters can rem...
  • More than 600 file lawsuit against GM over ignition switches

    More than 600 file lawsuit against GM over ignition switches

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 4:04 PM EDT2014-07-30 20:04:48 GMT
    Another legal bump in the road for General Motors. Now, a lawsuit has been filed by more than 600 people. They say they had GM cars recalled for faulty ignition switches and suffered injures, or are related to someone who died in a crash. They filed the lawsuit because they say they are not covered in the victims compensation program. Their problems came apparently after the bankruptcy. the law suit was filed in New York.The lawsuit filed Tuesday in U.S. District Court names 29 people who wer...
    Another legal bump in the road for General Motors. Now, a lawsuit has been filed by more than 600 people. They say they had GM cars recalled for faulty ignition switches and suffered injures, or are related to someone who died in a crash. They filed the lawsuit because they say they are not covered in the victims compensation program. Their problems came apparently after the bankruptcy. the law suit was filed in New York.The lawsuit filed Tuesday in U.S. District Court names 29 people who wer...
  • FBI execute search warrant in connection to murder of Armada Teen, April Millsap

    FBI execute search warrant in connection to murder of Armada Teen, April Millsap

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 3:32 PM EDT2014-07-30 19:32:21 GMT
    The FBI is searching a house is near Wales Center and Marquette roads in Wales Township in St. Clair County in connection to the murder of 14-year-old April Millsap of Armada.
    The FBI is searching a house is near Wales Center and Marquette roads in Wales Township in St. Clair County in connection to the murder of 14-year-old April Millsap of Armada.
  • Detroit Tigers Minor League Pitcher charged with sexual assault

    Detroit Tigers Minor League Pitcher charged with sexual assault

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 3:14 PM EDT2014-07-30 19:14:35 GMT
    Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy announced Wednesday that former Detroit Tigers pitcher, Evan Reed, is charged with two counts of third degree criminal sexual conduct.
    Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy announced Wednesday that former Detroit Tigers pitcher, Evan Reed, is charged with two counts of third degree criminal sexual conduct.
  • Attorney wants investigation of city clerk over Arab-American voter suppression

    Attorney wants investigation of city clerk over Arab-American voter suppression

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:43 PM EDT2014-07-30 03:43:20 GMT
    It is the tale of two cities. one paints a picture of a meticulous Dearborn Heights city clerk, following the law and fighting for a fair election. The other a story of abuse of power, mishandled ballots and voter suppression.Fatima Abdrabboh is an attorney and Michigan's director of the Arab-American Anti-Discrimination Committee the largest chapter in the country. She is calling for a full-scale investigation into claims that Walter Prusiewicz mishandled ballots from Arab-American voters fo...
    It is the tale of two cities. one paints a picture of a meticulous Dearborn Heights city clerk, following the law and fighting for a fair election. The other a story of abuse of power, mishandled ballots and voter suppression.Fatima Abdrabboh is an attorney and Michigan's director of the Arab-American Anti-Discrimination Committee the largest chapter in the country. She is calling for a full-scale investigation into claims that Walter Prusiewicz mishandled ballots from Arab-American voters fo...
  • Warren grandparents upset after grandchildren see racist graffiti at park

    Warren grandparents upset after grandchildren see racist graffiti at park

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:15 PM EDT2014-07-30 03:15:40 GMT
    Tuesday afternoon Bruce and Lubertha Callaway took their grandchildren to Shaw Park in Warren when they saw something they couldn't believe.
    Tuesday afternoon Bruce and Lubertha Callaway took their grandchildren to Shaw Park in Warren when they saw something they couldn't believe.
  • 3-year-old shocked, downed power lines electrify fence

    3-year-old shocked, downed power lines electrify fence

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:51 PM EDT2014-07-30 02:51:19 GMT
    A 3-year-old boy is in the hospital after getting shocked by an electrical charge.
    A 3-year-old boy is in the hospital after getting shocked by an electrical charge.
  • Detroit soccer team to compete for homeless world cup in New York

    Detroit soccer team to compete for homeless world cup in New York

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 9:03 PM EDT2014-07-30 01:03:06 GMT
    "Soccer's real popular right now, people are playing that have never played before," said Reginald Ikard. "It's a blessing, we're going to represent and try to win." Ikard is talking about his soccer team going to New York, representing Detroit with his teammates, all of whom used to be homeless.Sheilah Clay is president and CEO of the Neighborhood Service Organization."They didn't know anything about this, so it was an overwhelming thought of 'you want us to compete as a team and play in New...
    "Soccer's real popular right now, people are playing that have never played before," said Reginald Ikard. "It's a blessing, we're going to represent and try to win." Ikard is talking about his soccer team going to New York, representing Detroit with his teammates, all of whom used to be homeless.Sheilah Clay is president and CEO of the Neighborhood Service Organization."They didn't know anything about this, so it was an overwhelming thought of 'you want us to compete as a team and play in New...
  • Duggan bringing big changes to Detroit water department, starting with shutoffs

    Duggan bringing big changes to Detroit water department, starting with shutoffs

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:51 PM EDT2014-07-30 00:51:24 GMT
    Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan is promising big changes at the water department, starting with the controversial shutoffs."Certainly it has hurt the reputation of the city," Duggan said. "I have been anxious to do something about it for awhile and I am just glad I have a chance to do it,"Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr handed over the water department to the mayor and City Council TuesdayDuggan says better publicizing assitance programs is the biggest priority."I still don't think the people in need h...
    Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan is promising big changes at the water department, starting with the controversial shutoffs."Certainly it has hurt the reputation of the city," Duggan said. "I have been anxious to do something about it for awhile and I am just glad I have a chance to do it,"Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr handed over the water department to the mayor and City Council TuesdayDuggan says better publicizing assitance programs is the biggest priority."I still don't think the people in need h...
  • Construction worker rescued from massive trench collapse

    Construction worker rescued from massive trench collapse

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:49 PM EDT2014-07-30 00:49:25 GMT
    Construction workers endured some terrifying minutes in a trench they were working at in West Bloomfield Tuesday afternoon."He was completely buried for upwards of three minutes," said Fire Chief Jay Wiseman.Employees of Daniel White Excavating were laying pipe in a trench -- about 100 feet long and 10 feet deep -- when suddenly , the dirt walls began collapsing on a 39-year-old co-worker and covered him."He actually started moving away from it, and an identical collapse occurred just in fron...
    Construction workers endured some terrifying minutes in a trench they were working at in West Bloomfield Tuesday afternoon."He was completely buried for upwards of three minutes," said Fire Chief Jay Wiseman.Employees of Daniel White Excavating were laying pipe in a trench -- about 100 feet long and 10 feet deep -- when suddenly , the dirt walls began collapsing on a 39-year-old co-worker and covered him."He actually started moving away from it, and an identical collapse occurred just in fron...
  • Michigan girl mauled by raccoon receives wave of support

    Michigan girl mauled by raccoon receives wave of support

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:26 PM EDT2014-07-30 00:26:29 GMT
    She told us all she wanted was to wear earrings -- and now she's got a lot of options. We'll show you how Charlotte is healing after surgery to replace her ear... and how you've made a difference. Her story includes a tragic accident, but also a tremendous outpouring of support. The 12-year-old girl from western Michigan who was attacked by a raccoon, shows us how the generosity of others is helping her heal. "This is all the jewelry people sent me," she said. Dozens of pairs of earrings and ...
    She told us all she wanted was to wear earrings -- and now she's got a lot of options. We'll show you how Charlotte is healing after surgery to replace her ear... and how you've made a difference. Her story includes a tragic accident, but also a tremendous outpouring of support. The 12-year-old girl from western Michigan who was attacked by a raccoon, shows us how the generosity of others is helping her heal. "This is all the jewelry people sent me," she said. Dozens of pairs of earrings and ...
  • Warren man killed after truck he's working on collapses

    Warren man killed after truck he's working on collapses

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:16 PM EDT2014-07-30 00:16:27 GMT
    A man was killed in Warren when the truck he was working on collapsed on him, police say. 
    A man was killed in Warren when the truck he was working on collapsed on him, police say. 
  • Funeral arrangements set for murdered Armada teen

    Funeral arrangements set for murdered Armada teen

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 7:28 PM EDT2014-07-29 23:28:36 GMT
    Funeral arrangements have been set for the 14-year-old murdered in Armada last week. Meanwhile, investigators are still looking for a suspect.
    Funeral arrangements have been set for the 14-year-old murdered in Armada last week. Meanwhile, investigators are still looking for a suspect.
  • Mark Schauer says he will not sign the 'no tax pledge'

    Mark Schauer says he will not sign the 'no tax pledge'

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 7:13 PM EDT2014-07-29 23:13:01 GMT
    The Democratic candidate for governor Mark Schauer says he will not sign the no tax pledge, and says he probably would have sent Detroit in bankruptcy if he had been governor. 
    The Democratic candidate for governor Mark Schauer says he will not sign the no tax pledge, and says he probably would have sent Detroit in bankruptcy if he had been governor. 
  • Three arrested after military reservist killed during carjacking

    Three arrested after military reservist killed during carjacking

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 7:01 PM EDT2014-07-29 23:01:39 GMT
    A third suspect is under arrest in the carjacking and murder of a young man outside the Superland Market at Schoolcraft Road and Rutland Street Monday night.
    A third suspect is under arrest in the carjacking and murder of a young man outside the Superland Market at Schoolcraft Road and Rutland Street Monday night.
  • Royal Oak fire crew forced to watch house burn waiting for DTE

    Royal Oak fire crew forced to watch house burn waiting for DTE

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 5:47 PM EDT2014-07-29 21:47:18 GMT
    Roberta Erxleben has lived in her house for 30 years and says her garage would not have been destroyed Sunday had DTE responded to another electric fire sooner.
    Roberta Erxleben has lived in her house for 30 years and says her garage would not have been destroyed Sunday had DTE responded to another electric fire sooner.
  • Detroiter upset when installed security system fails during second break-in

    Detroiter upset when installed security system fails during second break-in

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 5:12 PM EDT2014-07-29 21:12:36 GMT
    A Detroit home owner is upset after thieves ransacked his home for a second time.
    A Detroit home owner is upset after thieves ransacked his home for a second time.
  • Fire from lightning strike devastates Roseville church

    Fire from lightning strike devastates Roseville church

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 12:10 PM EDT2014-07-29 16:10:35 GMT
    A raging fire happens in Roseville and of all places to be struck by lightning - the steeple of the New Life Church of God in Christ.Pastor Darrell Moore and his family are devastated."I got here and I found out I really didn't have a church anymore, " he said. Moore was attending a Sunday evening service at another church, when a member of new life called him repeatedly. When he finally answered, it was bad news."The fire department was here, there was water everywhere," said Mary Moore, mot...
    A raging fire happens in Roseville and of all places to be struck by lightning - the steeple of the New Life Church of God in Christ.Pastor Darrell Moore and his family are devastated."I got here and I found out I really didn't have a church anymore, " he said. Moore was attending a Sunday evening service at another church, when a member of new life called him repeatedly. When he finally answered, it was bad news."The fire department was here, there was water everywhere," said Mary Moore, mot...
  • Grosse Pointe Park's new farmer's market seen by some as a barrier to Detroit

    Grosse Pointe Park's new farmer's market seen by some as a barrier to Detroit

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:58 AM EDT2014-07-29 15:58:07 GMT
    Some Detroiters are calling for a boycott of Grosse Pointe Park after the city built a farmer's market that they believe cuts off access to and from Detroit.
    Some Detroiters are calling for a boycott of Grosse Pointe Park after the city built a farmer's market that they believe cuts off access to and from Detroit.
  • Neighbors tie pink ribbons to remember murdered Armada teen

    Neighbors tie pink ribbons to remember murdered Armada teen

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:40 AM EDT2014-07-29 14:40:12 GMT
    The community in Armada Township is pulling together to support the family of murdered 14-year-old April Millsap.
    The community in Armada Township is pulling together to support the family of murdered 14-year-old April Millsap.
  • Suzuki recalls nearly 26,000 cars for fire risk

    Suzuki recalls nearly 26,000 cars for fire risk

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:03 AM EDT2014-07-29 14:03:03 GMT
    Suzuki is recalling nearly 26,000 midsize cars in the U.S. because the daytime running light modules can overheat and could cause a fire. The recall covers the Verona from the 2004-2006 model years.
    Suzuki is recalling nearly 26,000 midsize cars in the U.S. because the daytime running light modules can overheat and could cause a fire. The recall covers the Verona from the 2004-2006 model years.
  • Military reservist killed during carjacking on Detroit's west side

    Military reservist killed during carjacking on Detroit's west side

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:56 AM EDT2014-07-29 12:56:25 GMT
    A man was shot to death in an attempted carjacking on Detroit's west side, according to police.
    Fox 2 has learned a military reservist was shot to death in an attempted carjacking Monday on Detroit's west side, according to police. 
  • Detroit teen recovering after basketball accident at park

    Detroit teen recovering after basketball accident at park

    Monday, July 28 2014 10:51 PM EDT2014-07-29 02:51:50 GMT
    A Detroit teen is seriously hurt after an accident at a Detroit park. He has a long road to recovery ahead, but has a strong support system that isn't giving up hope.
    A Detroit teen is seriously hurt after an accident at a Detroit park. He has a long road to recovery ahead, but has a strong support system that isn't giving up hope.

  • Man accused of calling taxi to move a body

    Man accused of calling taxi to move a body

    Monday, July 28 2014 10:20 PM EDT2014-07-29 02:20:50 GMT
    A mother is struggling with the fact that her 21-year-old daughter lost her battle with drug addiction, and then she learns the despicable lengths two people went to get rid of her child's body.
    A mother is struggling with the fact that her 21-year-old daughter lost her battle with drug addiction, and then she learns the despicable lengths two people went to get rid of her child's body.
  • Lincoln Park firefighters meet baby they helped deliver

    Lincoln Park firefighters meet baby they helped deliver

    Monday, July 28 2014 9:02 PM EDT2014-07-29 01:02:14 GMT
    It was a reunion that couldn't come soon enough. A local mom got a chance to thank the firefighters who helped bring her baby girl into the world.
    It was a reunion that couldn't come soon enough. A local mom got a chance to thank the firefighters who helped bring her baby girl into the world.
  • Jury acquits man in Eastern Michigan football player death

    Jury acquits man in Eastern Michigan football player death

    Monday, July 28 2014 8:32 PM EDT2014-07-29 00:32:20 GMT
    A jury has acquitted a man in the robbery-slaying of Eastern Michigan University football player Demarius Reed.
    A jury has acquitted a man in the robbery-slaying of Eastern Michigan University football player Demarius Reed.
  • Dearborn man charged with torture, murder of sister

    Dearborn man charged with torture, murder of sister

    Monday, July 28 2014 8:10 PM EDT2014-07-29 00:10:00 GMT
    A Dearborn woman is dead and her own brother is behind bars charged with her murder.What happened in the 7500 block of Bingham street Saturday, still has neighbors wondering, 'why.'"I wept, I cried, it's horrible," said neighbor Virginia Leonard.A brother allegedly strangled his own sister, stabbed her several times, and eventually killing her"I'm sure it's a very horrible thing for that family," Leonard said. "Not only did the parents lose a daughter, they lost basically a son too, and it's ...
    A Dearborn woman is dead and her own brother is behind bars charged with her murder.What happened in the 7500 block of Bingham street Saturday, still has neighbors wondering, 'why.'"I wept, I cried, it's horrible," said neighbor Virginia Leonard.A brother allegedly strangled his own sister, stabbed her several times, and eventually killing her"I'm sure it's a very horrible thing for that family," Leonard said. "Not only did the parents lose a daughter, they lost basically a son too, and it's ...
  • Charges to be determined after teen dies in car crash

    Charges to be determined after teen dies in car crash

    Monday, July 28 2014 7:59 PM EDT2014-07-28 23:59:07 GMT
    Seven teenagers were on their way back from a bonfire late Friday night. A 16-year-old girl was behind the wheel of the Ford Expedition with her mom also in the car.
    Seven teenagers were on their way back from a bonfire late Friday night. A 16-year-old girl was behind the wheel of the Ford Expedition with her mom also in the car.
  • Porch shooter Theodore Wafer back in court for 3rd day of trial

    Porch shooter Theodore Wafer back in court for 3rd day of trial

    Monday, July 28 2014 2:34 PM EDT2014-07-28 18:34:31 GMT
    The trial of a Detroit-area man who killed a young unarmed woman on his porch is entering its first full week of testimony.
    The trial of a Detroit-area man who killed a young unarmed woman on his porch is entering its first full week of testimony.
  • Parents of child held in basement appearing in court

    Parents of child held in basement appearing in court

    Monday, July 28 2014 2:30 PM EDT2014-07-28 18:30:40 GMT
    DETROIT -- The father and stepmother of a 12-year-old Detroit boy who was found in his basement after an 11-day disappearance are due back in court.
    DETROIT -- The father and stepmother of a 12-year-old Detroit boy who was found in his basement after an 11-day disappearance are due back in court.
  • Dollar Tree buys Family Dollar

    Dollar Tree buys Family Dollar

    Monday, July 28 2014 7:34 AM EDT2014-07-28 11:34:12 GMT
    Dollar Tree is buying rival discount store Family Dollar in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $8.5 billion.
    Dollar Tree is buying rival discount store Family Dollar in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $8.5 billion.
  • Storm damage in Oakland and Macomb counties

    Storm damage in Oakland and Macomb counties

    Monday, July 28 2014 6:27 AM EDT2014-07-28 10:27:31 GMT
    Damage was reported across Metro Detroit Sunday after severe storms moved across our area. About 200,000 customers lost power in the hail, heavy rain, strong winds, localized flooding and thunder and lightning.
    Damage was reported across Metro Detroit Sunday after severe storms moved across our area. About 200,000 customers lost power in the hail, heavy rain, strong winds, localized flooding and thunder and lightning.
  • Sunday's storm captured by Fox 2 viewers

    Sunday's storm captured by Fox 2 viewers

    Sunday, July 27 2014 11:48 PM EDT2014-07-28 03:48:38 GMT
    We have more video of the storm and storm damage from across southeast Michigan. It's Fox 2 viewer pics and video that you sent to us.
    We have more video of the storm and storm damage from across southeast Michigan. It's Fox 2 viewer pics and video that you sent to us.
  • Person of interest sought in April Millsap murder

    Person of interest sought in April Millsap murder

    Sunday, July 27 2014 7:57 PM EDT2014-07-27 23:57:45 GMT
    We now know more about who police are looking for in the murder of April Millsap, 14, of Armada. Sunday, police released a sketch of a person of interest in the unsolved case.
    We now know more about who police are looking for in the murder of April Millsap, 14, of Armada. Sunday, police released a sketch of a person of interest in the unsolved case.
  • Teen killed, 7 others injured in Roseville crash

    Teen killed, 7 others injured in Roseville crash

    Sunday, July 27 2014 12:30 AM EDT2014-07-27 04:30:29 GMT
    A Lakeview High School student is dead and 6 other teenagers and one adult are injured after a crash on Little Mack near 12 Mile in Roseville. Family members and friends identify the victim as Aliyah D'Iorio, 16 of St. Clair Shores
    A Lakeview High School student is dead and 6 other teenagers and one adult are injured after a crash on Little Mack near 12 Mile in Roseville. Family members and friends identify the victim as Aliyah D'Iorio, 16 of St. Clair Shores
  • Livonia man dies after 2 dogs attack him

    Livonia man dies after 2 dogs attack him

    Saturday, July 26 2014 9:48 PM EDT2014-07-27 01:48:03 GMT
    A 46-year-old Livonia man was killed Wednesday evening after he was attacked by two dogs while jogging in Metamora.
    A 46-year-old Livonia man was killed Wednesday evening after he was attacked by two dogs while jogging in Metamora.
  • Vigil held for Armada murder victim April Millsap

    Vigil held for Armada murder victim April Millsap

    Saturday, July 26 2014 8:29 PM EDT2014-07-27 00:29:09 GMT
    A vigil took place Saturday night at St. Mary Mystical Rose Church in Armada for April Millsap, 14. The teen's body was found in a wooded area after she went out for a walk with her dog. Police are still searching for her killer.
    A vigil took place Saturday night at St. Mary Mystical Rose Church in Armada for April Millsap, 14. The teen's body was found in a wooded area after she went out for a walk with her dog. Police are still searching for her killer.
  • FBI joins the search for Armada teen's killer

    FBI joins the search for Armada teen's killer

    Friday, July 25 2014 11:08 PM EDT2014-07-26 03:08:38 GMT
    The FBI has joined the investigation team searching for the killer of a 14-year-old Armada girl, April Millsap.
    The FBI has joined the investigation team searching for the killer of a 14-year-old Armada girl, April Millsap. Authorities also say they are now looking for a small motorcycle in addition to the gray, dented van seen in the area.
  • Vandals damage historic Detroit cemetery

    Vandals damage historic Detroit cemetery

    Friday, July 25 2014 10:38 PM EDT2014-07-26 02:38:55 GMT
    Police are looking for suspects after vandals disturb the peace at a historic Detroit cemetery. Someone broke into a mausoleum and made a mess with spray paint and ashes.
    Police are looking for suspects after vandals disturb the peace at a historic Detroit cemetery. Someone broke into a mausoleum and made a mess with spray paint and ashes.
  • Man hospitalized after run-in with Ecorse police

    Man hospitalized after run-in with Ecorse police

    Friday, July 25 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-07-26 02:05:54 GMT
    Witnesses and lawyers say a man was attacked by Ecorse police Monday morning even though he was complying with police demands.
    Witnesses and lawyers say a man was attacked by Ecorse police Monday morning even though he was complying with police demands.
  • Jimmy Buffett on why he loves to play in Detroit

    Jimmy Buffett on why he loves to play in Detroit

    Friday, July 25 2014 9:08 PM EDT2014-07-26 01:08:27 GMT
    Fox 2 caught up with Jimmy, who tells us he remembers working the crowd into party mode the day Detroit declared bankruptcy.
    Fox 2 caught up with Jimmy, who tells us he remembers working the crowd into party mode the day Detroit declared bankruptcy.
  • New hearing aid technology syncs with your iPhone

    New hearing aid technology syncs with your iPhone

    Friday, July 25 2014 9:03 PM EDT2014-07-26 01:03:18 GMT
    Ten percent of Americans have some hearing loss but most of the people who could get help from a hearing aid won't wear one because they are embarrassed. But now, new technology may change the way we feel about hearing aids.
    Ten percent of Americans have some hearing loss but most of the people who could get help from a hearing aid won't wear one because they are embarrassed. But now, new technology may change the way we feel about hearing aids.
  • 33 suspects arrested with ties to Latin Counts street gang

    33 suspects arrested with ties to Latin Counts street gang

    Friday, July 25 2014 8:10 PM EDT2014-07-26 00:10:22 GMT
    Right now, nearly three dozen violent criminals are off the streets. The U.S. Attorney says they have ties to the Latin Counts gang in southwest Detroit. Their arrests are part of a joint effort called Detroit One.
    Right now, nearly three dozen violent criminals are off the streets. The U.S. Attorney says they have ties to the Latin Counts gang in southwest Detroit. Their arrests are part of a joint effort called Detroit One.
  • Armada teen, April Millsap, killed while out walking the dog

    Armada teen, April Millsap, killed while out walking the dog

    Friday, July 25 2014 6:06 PM EDT2014-07-25 22:06:19 GMT
    Police say the body of 14-year-old girl, April Millsap, has been found in a wooded area near a recreational trail in the Macomb County village of Armada. Police say her death has been ruled a homicide.
    Police say the body of 14-year-old girl, April Millsap, has been found in a wooded area near a recreational trail in the Macomb County village of Armada. Police say her death has been ruled a homicide.
  • How to handle a dog attack

    How to handle a dog attack

    Friday, July 25 2014 5:48 PM EDT2014-07-25 21:48:45 GMT
    After a 46-year-old jogger was killed in a dog attack, a local expert gives advise on what to do if you're attacked by a dog.
    After a 46-year-old jogger was killed in a dog attack, a local expert gives advise on what to do if you're attacked by a dog.
  • Judge: Detroit mob beating sentences will stand

    Judge: Detroit mob beating sentences will stand

    Friday, July 25 2014 4:31 PM EDT2014-07-25 20:31:40 GMT
    A judge is sticking to light sentences for two men who participated in a mob attack on a Detroit-area motorist in April.
    A judge is sticking to light sentences for two men who participated in a mob attack on a Detroit-area motorist in April.
  • Teenager's body discovered in wooded area in Armada

    Teenager's body discovered in wooded area in Armada

    Friday, July 25 2014 3:34 PM EDT2014-07-25 19:34:28 GMT
    Police in Armad Township tell Fox 2's Roop Raj that the body of a 14-year-old female teen has been found in a wooded area near a recreational trail in the Macomb County village of Armada.
    Police in Armad Township tell Fox 2's Roop Raj that the body of a 14-year-old female teen has been found in a wooded area near a recreational trail in the Macomb County village of Armada.
  • Judge rules Warren Evans can stay on the ballot

    Judge rules Warren Evans can stay on the ballot

    Friday, July 25 2014 3:33 PM EDT2014-07-25 19:33:03 GMT
    A judge ruled Friday Warren Evans will stay on the August primary ballot for Wayne County Executive.
    A judge ruled Friday Warren Evans will stay on the August primary ballot for Wayne County Executive.
  • DIA to provide free bus ride Saturday

    DIA to provide free bus ride Saturday

    Friday, July 25 2014 12:45 AM EDT2014-07-25 04:45:11 GMT
    The Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) is providing free bus transportation to and from the museum on Saturday for Wayne County residents.
    The Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) is providing free bus transportation to and from the museum on Saturday for Wayne County residents.
  • Latest poll shows Evans leading race for Wayne County Executive

    Latest poll shows Evans leading race for Wayne County Executive

    Thursday, July 24 2014 11:28 PM EDT2014-07-25 03:28:47 GMT
    Fox 2 has obtained the results of a new poll in the race for Wayne County Executive showing Warren Evans in the lead.
    Fox 2 has obtained the results of a new poll in the race for Wayne County Executive showing Warren Evans in the lead.
  • Elderly Detroit woman brutally beaten, robbed inside her home

    Elderly Detroit woman brutally beaten, robbed inside her home

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:57 PM EDT2014-07-25 02:57:45 GMT
    A 76-year-old Detroit woman is recovering in the Intensive Care Unit after she was brutally beaten and robbed inside her home on Tuesday. Her family and police tell Fox 2's Andrea Isom there have recently been several landlord-tenant issues.
    A 76-year-old Detroit woman is recovering in the Intensive Care Unit after she was brutally beaten and robbed inside her home on Tuesday. Her family and police tell Fox 2's Andrea Isom there have recently been several landlord-tenant issues.
  • Let It Rip: Spanking as discipline, renaming Cobo Center

    Let It Rip: Spanking as discipline, renaming Cobo Center

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:39 PM EDT2014-07-25 02:39:57 GMT
    Should Cobo Center's name be changed today because of what may have happened in the past? Then, we take a closer look at the rules regarding spanking or hitting your children. Where's the line between punishment and abuse?
    Should Cobo Center's name be changed today because of what may have happened in the past? Then, we take a closer look at the rules regarding spanking or hitting your children. Where's the line between punishment and abuse?
  • Water shutoff protests amid water delivery from Canada

    Water shutoff protests amid water delivery from Canada

    Thursday, July 24 2014 7:30 PM EDT2014-07-24 23:30:25 GMT
    Our neighbors across the Detroit River are now getting involved in the Detroit water shutoff debate.
    Our neighbors across the Detroit River are now getting involved in the Detroit water shutoff debate.
  • Renisha McBride's family leaves courtroom as photos are shown

    Renisha McBride's family leaves courtroom as photos are shown

    Thursday, July 24 2014 6:29 PM EDT2014-07-24 22:29:16 GMT
    On day two of the trial for Renisha McBride's shooting death, the final hours of her life and the moments after her death were detailed in court. Thursday the jury heard what Ted Wafer, her accused killer, told police about the shooting that night.  
    On day two of the trial for Renisha McBride's shooting death, the final hours of her life and the moments after her death were detailed in court. Thursday the jury heard what Ted Wafer, her accused killer, told police about the shooting that night.  

  • Romulus teen dies after crashing car during police chase

    Romulus teen dies after crashing car during police chase

    Thursday, July 24 2014 5:43 PM EDT2014-07-24 21:43:30 GMT
    An 18-year-old man is dead after a police chase ended in a crash. The chase ended on Beverly Street in Romulus.
    An 18-year-old man is dead after a police chase ended in a crash. The chase ended on Beverly Street in Romulus.
  • Science lover looking for a place to call home

    Science lover looking for a place to call home

    Thursday, July 24 2014 5:34 PM EDT2014-07-24 21:34:22 GMT
    Right now, about 300 children in Michigan are waiting to be adopted. Many of them are teens.One of the is Marvin, whose love for science goes to infinity and beyond. He's been in foster care for a long time but he still dreams of finding a place to call home.
    Right now, about 300 children in Michigan are waiting to be adopted. Many of them are teens.One of the is Marvin, whose love for science goes to infinity and beyond. He's been in foster care for a long time but he still dreams of finding a place to call home.
  • Man sentenced to life in prison for toddler's death

    Man sentenced to life in prison for toddler's death

    Thursday, July 24 2014 5:08 PM EDT2014-07-24 21:08:27 GMT
    A Macomb County man will spend the rest of his life in jail for the beating death of a 2-year-old boy.
    A Macomb County man will spend the rest of his life in jail for the beating death of a 2-year-old boy.
  • The two sides of the Detroit water bill crisis

    The two sides of the Detroit water bill crisis

    Thursday, July 24 2014 4:59 PM EDT2014-07-24 20:59:57 GMT
    As the city of Detroit advances through its historic bankruptcy, focus has shifted to the water department's controversial efforts to collect unpaid water bills.
    As the city of Detroit advances through its historic bankruptcy, focus has shifted to the water department's controversial efforts to collect unpaid water bills.
  • The importance of your child's back-to-school checkup

    The importance of your child's back-to-school checkup

    Thursday, July 24 2014 4:25 PM EDT2014-07-24 20:25:35 GMT
    We may be in the heart of summer but now is the time parents should start thinking about getting their children into the doctor for the back-to-school physicals.
    We may be in the heart of summer but now is the time parents should start thinking about getting their children into the doctor for the back-to-school physicals.
  • Council considering land deal for US-Canada bridge

    Council considering land deal for US-Canada bridge

    Thursday, July 24 2014 3:48 PM EDT2014-07-24 19:48:33 GMT
    The Detroit City Council is considering the transfer of 301 city-owned properties to the Michigan Land Bank in exchange for $1.4 million from the Canadian government as part of plans for a $2 billion international commuter bridge.
    The Detroit City Council is considering the transfer of 301 city-owned properties to the Michigan Land Bank in exchange for $1.4 million from the Canadian government as part of plans for a $2 billion international commuter bridge.
  • Porch shooter: I didn't know gun was loaded

    Porch shooter: I didn't know gun was loaded

    Thursday, July 24 2014 12:48 PM EDT2014-07-24 16:48:56 GMT
    A suburban Detroit man who killed an unarmed woman on his porch immediately suggested to police it was an accident and that he didn't know his shotgun was loaded, according to recorded remarks played in court Thursday.
    A suburban Detroit man who killed an unarmed woman on his porch immediately suggested to police it was an accident and that he didn't know his shotgun was loaded, according to recorded remarks played in court Thursday.
  • Rehabilitation grants available for auction homes

    Rehabilitation grants available for auction homes

    Thursday, July 24 2014 12:45 PM EDT2014-07-24 16:45:20 GMT
    Homes eligible for $25,000 in forgivable rehabilitation grants are going on sale in a west side Detroit neighborhood. An online auction by the city's Land Bank Authority begins Thursday for eight houses in the Marygrove area.
    Homes eligible for $25,000 in forgivable rehabilitation grants are going on sale in a west side Detroit neighborhood. An online auction by the city's Land Bank Authority begins Thursday for eight houses in the Marygrove area.
  • 313 turns 313: Detroit celebrates its birthday with a party

    313 turns 313: Detroit celebrates its birthday with a party

    Thursday, July 24 2014 11:38 AM EDT2014-07-24 15:38:54 GMT
    Detroit 300 Conservancy and Quicken Loans have done it again. The 2014 DOWNTOWN SUMMERFEST, July 24-26, promises to be an exciting three-day celebration of music and arts, food and drink and lots of fun surprises in and around all four of the Summer in the Park downtown park settings.
    Detroit 300 Conservancy and Quicken Loans have done it again. The 2014 DOWNTOWN SUMMERFEST, July 24-26, promises to be an exciting three-day celebration of music and arts, food and drink and lots of fun surprises in and around all four of the Summer in the Park downtown park settings.
  • Money for political candidates: Where does it come from? Where does it go?

    Money for political candidates: Where does it come from? Where does it go?

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:21 AM EDT2014-07-24 14:21:32 GMT
    ELRICK INVESTIGATION: Raising money is sometimes an unpleasant fact of life in our political system. Without cash, how does a candidate campaign? But, there's another side of the story. Who is really raising that cash? Where are they getting it? And where does it really end up?
    ELRICK INVESTIGATION: Raising money is sometimes an unpleasant fact of life in our political system. Without cash, how does a candidate campaign? But, there's another side of the story. Who is really raising that cash? Where are they getting it? And where does it really end up?
  • Neighbors want neglected Detroit Rogell Golf Course cleaned up

    Neighbors want neglected Detroit Rogell Golf Course cleaned up

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:19 AM EDT2014-07-24 14:19:43 GMT
    One of Detroit's most popular sports attractions is now a grown over weedbed. Neighbors say their favorite golf course has become an eyesore.
    One of Detroit's most popular sports attractions is now a grown over weedbed. Neighbors say their favorite golf course has become an eyesore.
  • General Motors profit declines 85% in 2Q

    General Motors profit declines 85% in 2Q

    Thursday, July 24 2014 7:43 AM EDT2014-07-24 11:43:10 GMT
     General Motors says second-quarter profit fell 85 percent as recall costs chopped $1.5 billion from the bottom line.
     General Motors says second-quarter profit fell 85 percent as recall costs chopped $1.5 billion from the bottom line.
  • Police: Body found in Detroit manhole

    Police: Body found in Detroit manhole

    Thursday, July 24 2014 7:42 AM EDT2014-07-24 11:42:23 GMT
    Police say a body has been found in a manhole on Detroit's west side.
    Police say a body has been found in a manhole on Detroit's west side.
  • Board to consider minimum wage, wolf ballot issues

    Board to consider minimum wage, wolf ballot issues

    Thursday, July 24 2014 7:16 AM EDT2014-07-24 11:16:35 GMT
    Michigan's elections board will consider whether supporters of a minimum wage increase and wolf hunting collected enough voter signatures for proposals to advance to legislators and possibly a statewide vote.
    Michigan's elections board will consider whether supporters of a minimum wage increase and wolf hunting collected enough voter signatures for proposals to advance to legislators and possibly a statewide vote.
  • Ford 2nd quarter profit up 6%

    Ford 2nd quarter profit up 6%

    Thursday, July 24 2014 6:48 AM EDT2014-07-24 10:48:56 GMT
    Ford Motor Co.'s second quarter net income rose 6 percent to $1.3 billion as the company saw record profits in North America and made money in Europe for the first time in three years.
    Ford Motor Co.'s second quarter net income rose 6 percent to $1.3 billion as the company saw record profits in North America and made money in Europe for the first time in three years.
  • Emotional testimony in court as shooting trial begins for Renisha McBride's death

    Emotional testimony in court as shooting trial begins for Renisha McBride's death

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 11:11 PM EDT2014-07-24 03:11:42 GMT
    The 911 call of Theodore Wafer began opening statements Wednesday in the trial for the death of 19-year-old Renisha McBride of Detroit, who was shot and killed last November on Wafer's Dearborn Heights porch.
    The 911 call of Theodore Wafer began opening statements Wednesday in the trial for the death of 19-year-old Renisha McBride of Detroit, who was shot and killed last November on Wafer's Dearborn Heights porch.

  • Family's dog found tortured, starved and tied to fence

    Family's dog found tortured, starved and tied to fence

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 11:04 PM EDT2014-07-24 03:04:16 GMT
    Chester, a 5-year-old German shorthaired pointer, was a happy dog, before he was hunted down and horrified.
    Chester, a 5-year-old German shorthaired pointer, was a happy dog, before he was hunted down and horrified.
  • Man found dead in Redford after leaving nearby pool party

    Man found dead in Redford after leaving nearby pool party

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:52 PM EDT2014-07-24 02:52:24 GMT
    A 24-year-old man was shot and left to die in a Redford neighborhood. He was killed after leaving a late night pool party.
    A 24-year-old man was shot and left to die in a Redford neighborhood. He was killed after leaving a late night pool party.
  • 1 dead when car crashes into house after driver, passenger shot

    1 dead when car crashes into house after driver, passenger shot

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:30 PM EDT2014-07-24 02:30:13 GMT
    One person is dead and another is injured after a shooting on Detroit's west side. The two victims were riding in the same vehicle, which lost control and crashed into the side of a house after the shooting.
    One person is dead and another is injured after a shooting on Detroit's west side. The two victims were riding in the same vehicle, which lost control and crashed into the side of a house after the shooting.
  • The facts and myths surrounding the new Red Wings arena

    The facts and myths surrounding the new Red Wings arena

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 8:03 PM EDT2014-07-24 00:03:41 GMT
    Many are excited for the new Detroit Red Wings arena and entertainment development, but some believe this isn't where a bankrupt city should be putting its money.
    Many are excited for the new Detroit Red Wings arena and entertainment development, but some believe this isn't where a bankrupt city should be putting its money.
  • New manufacturing plant to open in Detroit

    New manufacturing plant to open in Detroit

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 7:02 PM EDT2014-07-23 23:02:14 GMT
    A new manufacturing plant backed by The White House was supposed to be in the suburbs, but the $150 million investment is now headed for a plant in Detroit.
    A new manufacturing plant backed by The White House was supposed to be in the suburbs, but the $150 million investment is now headed for a plant in Detroit.
  • Mother upset after her son was able to purchase stun guns online

    Mother upset after her son was able to purchase stun guns online

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 6:09 PM EDT2014-07-23 22:09:33 GMT
    A stun gun is dangerous and illegal - and in the hands of a young teen there's no telling what could have happened.
    A stun gun is dangerous and illegal - and in the hands of a young teen there's no telling what could have happened.
  • Mark Schauer details proposal to help women in the workplace

    Mark Schauer details proposal to help women in the workplace

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 5:59 PM EDT2014-07-23 21:59:06 GMT
    Gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer is looking to win over the female voters in the upcoming election. He's proposing five points to help women in the workplace.
    Gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer is looking to win over the female voters in the upcoming election. He's proposing five points to help women in the workplace.
  • New rules to change football play in Mich. high schools

    New rules to change football play in Mich. high schools

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 5:36 PM EDT2014-07-23 21:36:47 GMT
    Big changes are coming to schools here in metro Detroit and all over Michigan. New rules will change the way football is played on high school fields across the state.
    Big changes are coming to schools here in metro Detroit and all over Michigan. New rules will change the way football is played on high school fields across the state.
  • Handmade furniture from Detroit reclaimed lumber

    Handmade furniture from Detroit reclaimed lumber

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 4:18 PM EDT2014-07-23 20:18:32 GMT
    A new brand of furniture is made with wood from deconstructed Detroit homes. The tables are now being sold at Gardner White Furniture stores.
    A new brand of furniture is made with wood from deconstructed Detroit homes. The tables are now being sold at Gardner White Furniture stores.
  • GM issues 6 more safety recalls

    GM issues 6 more safety recalls

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 4:00 PM EDT2014-07-23 20:00:12 GMT
    General Motors issued six more recalls on Wednesday, bringing its annual total to 60 recalls covering almost 30 million vehicles.
    General Motors issued six more recalls on Wednesday, bringing its annual total to 60 recalls covering almost 30 million vehicles.
  • Police investigating abduction attempt at Westland gas station

    Police investigating abduction attempt at Westland gas station

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 10:58 PM EDT2014-07-23 02:58:27 GMT
    A shortcut through the neighborhood gas station turned dangerous for one Wayne-Westland woman who says someone tried to kidnap her.
    A shortcut through the neighborhood gas station turned dangerous for one Wayne-Westland woman who says someone tried to kidnap her.
  • Officials in Plymouth Twp. proposing new rules for public comments

    Officials in Plymouth Twp. proposing new rules for public comments

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 10:40 PM EDT2014-07-23 02:40:22 GMT
    Residents in Plymouth Township are angry over proposed new rules to stop public comment at public meetings. Officials say the comments and the people are getting out of hand.
    Residents in Plymouth Township are angry over proposed new rules to stop public comment at public meetings. Officials say the comments and the people are getting out of hand.
  • Royal Oak home destroyed in fire, neighbors save family dog

    Royal Oak home destroyed in fire, neighbors save family dog

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 10:14 PM EDT2014-07-23 02:14:12 GMT
    A downed power line is thought to have be the caused of the fire, but fire crews had to wait to enter the property until electricity was shut off at the home. The family has tragically lost everything except their pet thanks to some brave neighbors.
    A downed power line is thought to have be the caused of the fire, but fire crews had to wait to enter the property until electricity was shut off at the home. The family has tragically lost everything except their pet thanks to some brave neighbors.
  • Detroit's bankruptcy plan of adjustment approved, now what?

    Detroit's bankruptcy plan of adjustment approved, now what?

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 7:18 PM EDT2014-07-22 23:18:47 GMT
    Two major stakeholders in Detroit's bankruptcy are planning to fight until the very end after most Detroit retirees approved the city's plan of adjustment.
    Two major stakeholders in Detroit's bankruptcy are planning to fight until the very end after most Detroit retirees approved the city's plan of adjustment.
  • SMART: Millage must pass to stay in business

    SMART: Millage must pass to stay in business

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 6:12 PM EDT2014-07-22 22:12:03 GMT
    The SMART bus system is a lifeline for many people across metro Detroit, but it's losing funding fast. The bus company says it could go out of business if a millage is voted down.
    The SMART bus system is a lifeline for many people across metro Detroit, but it's losing funding fast. The bus company says it could go out of business if a millage is voted down.
  • Lincoln Park firefighters help deliver baby in a car

    Lincoln Park firefighters help deliver baby in a car

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:49 PM EDT2014-07-22 21:49:43 GMT
    With a baby on the way and no time to get to the hospital, an expecting mother turns to some local heroes to help her in her time in need.
    With a baby on the way and no time to get to the hospital, an expecting mother turns to some local heroes to help her in her time in need.
  • Oakland County Sheriff's Office mourns loss of K-9 unit member "Maxx"

    Oakland County Sheriff's Office mourns loss of K-9 unit member "Maxx"

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:33 PM EDT2014-07-22 21:33:14 GMT
    Maxx was a 5-year-old Belgian Malinois and passed away due to natural causes. “Maxx was a natural at finding and uncovering dangerous narcotics. He conducted many tracks and drug searches during his time with the Sheriff’s Office.” said Sheriff Bouchard.
    Maxx was a 5-year-old Belgian Malinois and passed away due to natural causes. “Maxx was a natural at finding and uncovering dangerous narcotics. He conducted many tracks and drug searches during his time with the Sheriff’s Office.” said Sheriff Bouchard.
  • Local rescue crews reminding of the dangers of drowning

    Local rescue crews reminding of the dangers of drowning

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:25 PM EDT2014-07-22 21:25:57 GMT
    While the hot temperatures have lots of metro Detroiters flocking to the water to cool off, local rescue crews are reminding everyone about the dangers of drowning.
    While the hot temperatures have lots of metro Detroiters flocking to the water to cool off, local rescue crews are reminding everyone about the dangers of drowning.
  • Detroit water department checking for illegal hookups amid halted shutoffs

    Detroit water department checking for illegal hookups amid halted shutoffs

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:13 PM EDT2014-07-22 21:13:20 GMT
    Water shutoffs are on hold but not for scofflaws. Over the next two weeks Detroit Water and Sewerage Department contractors will check up on roughly 9,000 homes where the water was shut off for illegal hookups.
    Water shutoffs are on hold but not for scofflaws. Over the next two weeks Detroit Water and Sewerage Department contractors will check up on roughly 9,000 homes where the water was shut off for illegal hookups.
  • Detroit police: Officer shoots man after stabbing outside precinct

    Detroit police: Officer shoots man after stabbing outside precinct

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:04 PM EDT2014-07-22 21:04:39 GMT
    A police officer has been involved in a shooting near the police department's 2nd precinct, police tell Fox 2's Erika Erickson.
    A police officer has been involved in a shooting near the police department's 2nd precinct, police tell Fox 2's Erika Erickson.
  • Chrysler recalls Jeep SUVs for ignition switches

    Chrysler recalls Jeep SUVs for ignition switches

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 4:57 PM EDT2014-07-22 20:57:49 GMT
    Chrysler is recalling up to 792,300 older Jeep SUVs worldwide because the ignition switches could cause engine stalling.
    Chrysler is recalling up to 792,300 older Jeep SUVs worldwide because the ignition switches could cause engine stalling.
  • 19-year-old shot, killed inside Detroit party store

    19-year-old shot, killed inside Detroit party store

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 4:40 PM EDT2014-07-22 20:40:57 GMT
    A young man was gunned down while standing inside a party store on Detroit's west side. Police are still searching for the suspect.
    A young man was gunned down while standing inside a party store on Detroit's west side. Police are still searching for the suspect.
  • Mich. teen gets heart transplant for her 15th birthday

    Mich. teen gets heart transplant for her 15th birthday

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 4:17 PM EDT2014-07-22 20:17:42 GMT
    A St. Clair County cheerleader was feeling fine when she got a routine EKG to check her heart rhythm. The results of that simple scan are so shocking - her life immediately changed forever.
    A St. Clair County cheerleader was feeling fine when she got a routine EKG to check her heart rhythm. The results of that simple scan are so shocking - her life immediately changed forever.
  • Court: Ex-judge Wade McCree immune from civil suit

    Court: Ex-judge Wade McCree immune from civil suit

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 2:04 PM EDT2014-07-22 18:04:29 GMT
    The infamous selfie taken by Judge Wade mcCree. The infamous selfie taken by Judge Wade mcCree.
    A federal appeals court has upheld a lower court's ruling that a disgraced Detroit judge cannot be sued by a defendant in a child support case he presided over.
    A federal appeals court has upheld a lower court's ruling that a disgraced Detroit judge cannot be sued by a defendant in a child support case he presided over.
  • M-1 rail project to begin

    M-1 rail project to begin

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 8:31 AM EDT2014-07-22 12:31:11 GMT
    Woodward Avenue in downtown Detroit will soon be shut down for four months.
    Woodward Avenue in downtown Detroit will soon be shut down for four months.
  • Recalled: Fresh fruits sold at Trader Joe's, Costco & Sam's Club

    Recalled: Fresh fruits sold at Trader Joe's, Costco & Sam's Club

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 7:37 AM EDT2014-07-22 11:37:54 GMT
    A California company is recalling fresh fruits nationwide due to possible listeria contamination.
    A California company is recalling fresh fruits nationwide due to possible listeria contamination.
  • Pensioners approve Detroit bankruptcy plan

    Pensioners approve Detroit bankruptcy plan

    Monday, July 21 2014 11:39 PM EDT2014-07-22 03:39:04 GMT
    The city of Detroit says workers and retirees have approved pension cuts, a crucial step to emerging from the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history. The city reported results Monday after two months of balloting ended July 11. A judge still must hold a trial to determine if Detroit's overall bankruptcy plan is fair and feasible, but support from retirees is vital.
    The city of Detroit says workers and retirees have approved pension cuts, a crucial step to emerging from the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history. The city reported results Monday after two months of balloting ended July 11. A judge still must hold a trial to determine if Detroit's overall bankruptcy plan is fair and feasible, but support from retirees is vital.
  • DPD's 6th precinct struck by bullets in drive-by shooting

    DPD's 6th precinct struck by bullets in drive-by shooting

    Monday, July 21 2014 11:06 PM EDT2014-07-22 03:06:31 GMT
    Detroit police say bullets struck the 6th Precinct building during a drive-by shooting. This was the same precinct where four officers were shot back in 2011.
    Detroit police say bullets struck the 6th Precinct building during a drive-by shooting. This was the same precinct where four officers were shot back in 2011.
  • City turns down Vinsetta Garage's new parking proposal

    City turns down Vinsetta Garage's new parking proposal

    Monday, July 21 2014 10:31 PM EDT2014-07-22 02:31:49 GMT
    Vinsetta Garage, a popular restaurant in Berkley, proposed to tear down several homes and build a parking lot to solve the parking issue in the neighborhood, but the proposal was turned down Monday at city hall.
    Vinsetta Garage, a popular restaurant in Berkley, proposed to tear down several homes and build a parking lot to solve the parking issue in the neighborhood, but the proposal was turned down Monday at city hall.
  • Video: Gunman robs Birmingham gas station

    Video: Gunman robs Birmingham gas station

    Monday, July 21 2014 10:09 PM EDT2014-07-22 02:09:34 GMT
    It happened when he least expected it in a town many never suspect it would. A lone guman robbed a gas station at the corner of east 14 Mile and Pierce roads in Birmingham around 9:45 p.m. Sunday.
    It happened when he least expected it in a town many never suspect it would. A lone guman robbed a gas station at the corner of east 14 Mile and Pierce roads in Birmingham around 9:45 p.m. Sunday.
  • Lawsuit questions Warren Evans' Wayne Co. residency

    Lawsuit questions Warren Evans' Wayne Co. residency

    Monday, July 21 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-07-22 02:04:30 GMT
    Warren Evans is one of the men who wants to be Wayne County's next chief executive but he is now facing a legal challenge to his candidacy.
    Warren Evans is one of the men who wants to be Wayne County's next chief executive but he is now facing a legal challenge to his candidacy.
  • Website matches anonymous donors with those who can't pay water bill

    Website matches anonymous donors with those who can't pay water bill

    Monday, July 21 2014 8:40 PM EDT2014-07-22 00:40:27 GMT
    A group of anonymous donors have agreed to pay the delinquent water bills for those who can't afford them.
    A group of anonymous donors have agreed to pay the delinquent water bills for those who can't afford them.
  • University of Michigan to hold auction for dozens of vehicles

    University of Michigan to hold auction for dozens of vehicles

    Monday, July 21 2014 8:33 PM EDT2014-07-22 00:33:43 GMT
    Fox 2 NewsFox 2 News
    Approximately 100 University of Michigan cars, trucks and vans will be auctioned off to the public on Tuesday, July 22.
    Approximately 100 University of Michigan cars, trucks and vans will be auctioned off to the public on Tuesday, July 22.
  • Detroit due to report results from pension vote

    Detroit due to report results from pension vote

    Monday, July 21 2014 7:22 PM EDT2014-07-21 23:22:14 GMT
    The city of Detroit isn't ready to report the results of voting on pension cuts by retirees and workers.
    The city of Detroit isn't ready to report the results of voting on pension cuts by retirees and workers.
  • Detroit family's Dodge Charger stolen from driveway

    Detroit family's Dodge Charger stolen from driveway

    Monday, July 21 2014 6:18 PM EDT2014-07-21 22:18:06 GMT
    A family's Dodge Charger was stolen from their driveway on Detroit's east side. Detroit police say that make of car is popular among thieves.
    A family's Dodge Charger was stolen from their driveway on Detroit's east side. Detroit police say that make of car is popular among thieves.
  • Detroiter says she was turned away for water payment plan

    Detroiter says she was turned away for water payment plan

    Monday, July 21 2014 6:07 PM EDT2014-07-21 22:07:11 GMT
    The city of Detroit says it won't shut off water for those with unpaid bills for 15 days. The Water and Sewerage Department is giving customers more time to prove they cannot pay their bills and enroll in a payment plan. One woman says she tried to enroll in one but was turned away.
    The city of Detroit says it won't shut off water for those with unpaid bills for 15 days. The Water and Sewerage Department is giving customers more time to prove they cannot pay their bills and enroll in a payment plan. One woman says she tried to enroll in one but was turned away.
  • Police: Man admits to indecent exposures in South Lyon

    Police: Man admits to indecent exposures in South Lyon

    Monday, July 21 2014 5:45 PM EDT2014-07-21 21:45:08 GMT
    Police say they have identified a man who says he is responsible for three incidents of indecent exposure in South Lyon.
    Police say they have identified a man who says he is responsible for three incidents of indecent exposure in South Lyon.
  • Detroit: No water shutoffs for next 15 days

    Detroit: No water shutoffs for next 15 days

    Monday, July 21 2014 5:31 PM EDT2014-07-21 21:31:15 GMT
    The city of Detroit says it won't shut off water to people with unpaid bills for the next 15 days, the latest response to a controversy that caused a large protest last week.
    The city of Detroit says it won't shut off water to people with unpaid bills for the next 15 days, the latest response to a controversy that caused a large protest last week.
  • Sterling Heights police lieutenant accused of drunken driving

    Sterling Heights police lieutenant accused of drunken driving

    Monday, July 21 2014 5:00 PM EDT2014-07-21 21:00:21 GMT
    A Sterling Heights police lieutenant has been arrested on the suspicion of drunken driving.
    A Sterling Heights police lieutenant has been arrested on the suspicion of drunken driving.
  • Billy Baldwin in town supporting new breast cancer screening method

    Billy Baldwin in town supporting new breast cancer screening method

    Monday, July 21 2014 4:39 PM EDT2014-07-21 20:39:56 GMT
    Billy Baldwin is a successful actor with very well-known brothers, but it's his mother's battle with breast cancer that brought him to metro Detroit.
    Billy Baldwin is a successful actor with very well-known brothers, but it's his mother's battle with breast cancer that brought him to metro Detroit.
  • New Red Wings arena, entertainment district unveiled

    New Red Wings arena, entertainment district unveiled

    Monday, July 21 2014 12:24 AM EDT2014-07-21 04:24:59 GMT
    A huge investment in Hockeytown! Construction will soon get underway on a new $650 million Red Wings arena and entertainment district. We're getting our first look at the impressive plans projected to generate close to $2 billion and create thousands of jobs.
    A huge investment in Hockeytown! Construction will soon get underway on a new $650 million Red Wings arena and entertainment district. We're getting our first look at the impressive plans projected to generate close to $2 billion and create thousands of jobs.
  • Independence Lake drowning victim identified

    Independence Lake drowning victim identified

    Monday, July 21 2014 12:04 AM EDT2014-07-21 04:04:34 GMT
    Deshaun Jackson, 23, drowned in Independence Lake on Saturday. Family members say he was excited about a day at the beach.
    Deshaun Jackson, 23, drowned in Independence Lake on Saturday. Family members say he was excited about a day at the beach.
  • Troy police warn about wallet snatching duo

    Troy police warn about wallet snatching duo

    Saturday, July 19 2014 11:37 PM EDT2014-07-20 03:37:38 GMT
    Troy police are warning people to be on the lookout for a couple snatching wallets at various locations across Michigan.
    Troy police are warning people to be on the lookout for a couple snatching wallets at various locations across Michigan.
  • Detroit to launch new water leak reporting app

    Detroit to launch new water leak reporting app

    Saturday, July 19 2014 11:18 PM EDT2014-07-20 03:18:38 GMT
    Water has been shut off to thousands of Detroit residents in recent months. Despite protests, more shutoffs are expected. So, what about water that's running non-stop inside abandoned homes? Soon there will be a new way to stop that, too.
    Water has been shut off to thousands of Detroit residents in recent months. Despite protests, more shutoffs are expected. So, what about water that's running non-stop inside abandoned homes? Soon there will be a new way to stop that, too.
  • Earrings for Charlotte: Mich. girl gets new ear after raccoon attack

    Earrings for Charlotte: Mich. girl gets new ear after raccoon attack

    Saturday, July 19 2014 8:45 AM EDT2014-07-19 12:45:08 GMT
    For the first time, we are getting a look at the results of a rare surgery that gave a western Michigan girl a new ear. It's another huge step towards healing for 12-year-old Charlotte Ponce, whose face was disfigured after a raccoon attacked her as a baby.
    For the first time, we are getting a look at the results of a rare surgery that gave a western Michigan girl a new ear. It's another huge step towards healing for 12-year-old Charlotte Ponce, whose face was disfigured after a raccoon attacked her as a baby.

  • How the conflict in the Middle East affects us at home

    How the conflict in the Middle East affects us at home

    Friday, July 18 2014 6:07 PM EDT2014-07-18 22:07:22 GMT
    Dr. Richard Krugel, president of the Jewish Community Relations Council and Terry Ahwal from Project Hope shed some light on what things are really like on the ground in the Middle East and how the conflict impacts the metro Detroit community.
    Dr. Richard Krugel, president of the Jewish Community Relations Council and Terry Ahwal from Project Hope shed some light on what things are really like on the ground in the Middle East and how the conflict impacts the metro Detroit community.
  • Mother, daughter carjacked at fast food drive-thru

    Mother, daughter carjacked at fast food drive-thru

    Friday, July 18 2014 5:57 PM EDT2014-07-18 21:57:09 GMT
    Carjackers targeted on a mother and her young daughter while they waited in the drive-thru line at a fast food restaurant.
    Carjackers targeted on a mother and her young daughter while they waited in the drive-thru line at a fast food restaurant.
  • Hundreds march against Detroit water shutoffs, actor Mark Ruffalo among them

    Hundreds march against Detroit water shutoffs, actor Mark Ruffalo among them

    Friday, July 18 2014 5:36 PM EDT2014-07-18 21:36:26 GMT
    The outcry and outrage over Detroit's water shutoffs seemed to reach a crescendo Friday as at least one thousand protesters took to the streets of downtown Detroit, demanding the shutoffs be stopped.
    The outcry and outrage over Detroit's water shutoffs seemed to reach a crescendo Friday as at least one thousand protesters took to the streets of downtown Detroit, demanding the shutoffs be stopped.
  • Officials identify mummified remains of woman found in Pontiac home

    Officials identify mummified remains of woman found in Pontiac home

    Friday, July 18 2014 1:39 PM EDT2014-07-18 17:39:06 GMT
    Home in Pontiac where officials found mummified remains in March of 2014. Home in Pontiac where officials found mummified remains in March of 2014.
    Officials have confirmed that the mummified remains found in the garage of a suburban Detroit home in March were those of the woman who lived there alone. Authorities this week notified the relatives of Pia Farrenkopf that she had been positively identified using DNA testing.
    Officials have confirmed that the mummified remains found in the garage of a suburban Detroit home in March were those of the woman who lived there alone. Authorities this week notified the relatives of Pia Farrenkopf that she had been positively identified using DNA testing.
  • The Source: Body Image

    The Source: Body Image

    Friday, July 18 2014 1:03 PM EDT2014-07-18 17:03:59 GMT
    Maurielle Lue, Andrea Isom, Jessica Star and Amy Lange talk about the issue of body image in this edition of The Source.
    Maurielle Lue, Andrea Isom, Jessica Star and Amy Lange talk about the issue of body image in this edition of The Source.
  • Massive fire at Canadian food processing center

    Massive fire at Canadian food processing center

    Friday, July 18 2014 1:01 PM EDT2014-07-18 17:01:15 GMT
    A large fire broke out at around 2:30 Friday morning at the Bonduelle Foods factory near Windsor.
    A large fire broke out at around 2:30 Friday morning at the Bonduelle Foods factory near Windsor.
  • Royal Oak jewelry store to give earrings to girl getting new ear after she was attacked by a raccoon

    Royal Oak jewelry store to give earrings to girl getting new ear after she was attacked by a raccoon

    Friday, July 18 2014 11:07 AM EDT2014-07-18 15:07:44 GMT
    It's been a week of recovery for a 12-year-old west Michigan girl after she went through a major surgery, but when she's ready for visitors a local jeweler has something special that will make her smile.
    It's been a week of recovery for a 12-year-old west Michigan girl after she went through a major surgery, but when she's ready for visitors a local jeweler has something special that will make her smile.

  • St. Clair Shores woman files lawsuit over shooting death of her dog

    St. Clair Shores woman files lawsuit over shooting death of her dog

    Thursday, July 17 2014 11:35 PM EDT2014-07-18 03:35:41 GMT
    A woman takes a major stand for man's best friend -- her dog. She claims police killed her pet on purpose, and now she wants someone to pay.
    A woman takes a major stand for man's best friend -- her dog. She claims police killed her pet on purpose, and now she wants someone to pay.
  • Detroit water department warns against illegal hookups amid shutoffs

    Detroit water department warns against illegal hookups amid shutoffs

    Thursday, July 17 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-07-18 02:02:52 GMT
    Detroit water customers who are struggling to pay the water bill are finding some help - but it's illegal. Social media sites are now surfacing instructing people how to steal water. 
    Detroit water customers who are struggling to pay the water bill are finding some help - but it's illegal. Social media sites are now surfacing instructing people how to steal water. 
  • Mother, son dead after accident with semi in St. Clair County

    Mother, son dead after accident with semi in St. Clair County

    Thursday, July 17 2014 9:37 PM EDT2014-07-18 01:37:48 GMT
    The St. Clair County Sheriff's Department says two people have died after an accident involving a semi at Burch and Lakeshore roads in Burtchville Township.
    The St. Clair County Sheriff's Department says two people have died after an accident involving a semi at Burch and Lakeshore roads in Burtchville Township.
  • Family upset about rainy, leaky ceiling in Canton apartment

    Family upset about rainy, leaky ceiling in Canton apartment

    Thursday, July 17 2014 8:35 PM EDT2014-07-18 00:35:06 GMT
    The family living in this apartment complex says when it rains it pours, literally into their living room.
    The family living in this apartment complex says when it rains it pours, literally into their living room.
  • Marygrove College president wants to help child immigrants

    Marygrove College president wants to help child immigrants

    Thursday, July 17 2014 7:37 PM EDT2014-07-17 23:37:56 GMT
    The immigration crisis at the border continues to make its way to Michigan. Now, the president of Marygrove College says he wants to provide resources to help child immigrants from Central America.
    The immigration crisis at the border continues to make its way to Michigan. Now, the president of Marygrove College says he wants to provide resources to help child immigrants from Central America.
  • Local families still waiting for GM compensation

    Local families still waiting for GM compensation

    Thursday, July 17 2014 7:19 PM EDT2014-07-17 23:19:37 GMT
    As the investigation into GM's deadly recalls continues with a compensation fund set up for families affected, questions come of who qualifies and who doesn't.
    As the investigation into GM's deadly recalls continues with a compensation fund set up for families affected, questions come of who qualifies and who doesn't.
  • Local Ukrainian community reacts to deadly plane crash

    Local Ukrainian community reacts to deadly plane crash

    Thursday, July 17 2014 7:01 PM EDT2014-07-17 23:01:59 GMT
    A Malaysian passenger plane carrying 295 people was reportedly hit by a missile over Ukraine. The local Ukrainian community is really keeping a close eye on what's happening overseas.
    A Malaysian passenger plane carrying 295 people was reportedly hit by a missile over Ukraine. The local Ukrainian community is really keeping a close eye on what's happening overseas.
  • Judge tells young Detroit man he needed a beating

    Judge tells young Detroit man he needed a beating

    Thursday, July 17 2014 5:56 PM EDT2014-07-17 21:56:49 GMT
    The final person admittedly involved in the beating of Steven Utash learned his punishment Thursday in court. 
    The final person admittedly involved in the beating of Steven Utash learned his punishment Thursday in court. 
  • Charlie Bothuell abuse investigation: What exactly is corporal punishment?

    Charlie Bothuell abuse investigation: What exactly is corporal punishment?

    Thursday, July 17 2014 5:37 PM EDT2014-07-17 21:37:14 GMT
    The father and stepmother of a missing 12-year-old Detroit boy who was found in the basement returned to court Thursday for another hearing on their parental rights. The family's attorney says the father used corporal punishment.
    The father and stepmother of a missing 12-year-old Detroit boy who was found in the basement returned to court Thursday for another hearing on their parental rights. The family's attorney says the father used corporal punishment.
  • Biden: First concern is if American citizens were onboard downed Malaysian flight

    Biden: First concern is if American citizens were onboard downed Malaysian flight

    Thursday, July 17 2014 5:26 PM EDT2014-07-17 21:26:00 GMT
    Vice President Joe Biden is in Detroit to speak at the largest gathering of activists and leaders in the country but the Malaysian airlines tragedy is near the top of his mind.
    Vice President Joe Biden is in Detroit to speak at the largest gathering of activists and leaders in the country but the Malaysian airlines tragedy is near the top of his mind.
  • Vice President Joe Biden delivers remarks to Netroots Nation Conference in Detroit

    Vice President Joe Biden delivers remarks to Netroots Nation Conference in Detroit

    Thursday, July 17 2014 5:16 PM EDT2014-07-17 21:16:02 GMT
    Vice President Joe Biden will deliver remarks Thursday afternoon to attendees of Netroots Nation, the largest gathering of progressives in the country.
    Vice President Joe Biden will deliver remarks Thursday afternoon to attendees of Netroots Nation, the largest gathering of progressives in the country.
  • Mary Barra testifies again on Capitol Hill

    Mary Barra testifies again on Capitol Hill

    Thursday, July 17 2014 4:43 PM EDT2014-07-17 20:43:22 GMT
    The CEO of General Motors is expected to get pointed questions today at a Senate hearing looking into how a known defect remained hidden from the public for 11 years. Mary Barra will likely be asked by the Senate Commerce subcommittee on consumer protection about how she's changing the corporate culture that allowed defective ignition switches to go unchecked.
    The CEO of General Motors is expected to get pointed questions today at a Senate hearing looking into how a known defect remained hidden from the public for 11 years. Mary Barra will likely be asked by the Senate Commerce subcommittee on consumer protection about how she's changing the corporate culture that allowed defective ignition switches to go unchecked.
  • Elaine Stritch, brash stage legend, dies at 89 in Michigan

    Elaine Stritch, brash stage legend, dies at 89 in Michigan

    Thursday, July 17 2014 4:05 PM EDT2014-07-17 20:05:24 GMT
    Elaine Stritch, the brash theater performer whose gravelly, gin-laced voice and impeccable comic timing made her a Broadway legend, has died. She was 89.
    Elaine Stritch, the brash theater performer whose gravelly, gin-laced voice and impeccable comic timing made her a Broadway legend, has died. She was 89.
  • Ukraine: 295 on Malaysia plane shot down over east

    Ukraine: 295 on Malaysia plane shot down over east

    Thursday, July 17 2014 3:24 PM EDT2014-07-17 19:24:01 GMT
    A Ukrainian official said a Malaysian passenger plane carrying 295 people was shot down Thursday over a town in the east of the country.
    A Ukrainian official said a Malaysian passenger plane carrying 295 people was shot down Thursday over a town in the east of the country. An Associated Press journalist has counted at least 22 bodies at the plane wreckage site. READ MORE >>
  • GM says it's replaced 491,000 ignition switches

    GM says it's replaced 491,000 ignition switches

    Thursday, July 17 2014 2:52 PM EDT2014-07-17 18:52:11 GMT
    General Motors says it has replaced faulty ignition switches on just under 20 percent of 2.6 million small cars that are being recalled. The company has repaired just over 491,000 cars that are covered by the recall announced in February.
    General Motors says it has replaced faulty ignition switches on just under 20 percent of 2.6 million small cars that are being recalled. The company has repaired just over 491,000 cars that are covered by the recall announced in February.
  • Parents of boy missing for 11 days returning to court

    Parents of boy missing for 11 days returning to court

    Thursday, July 17 2014 1:35 PM EDT2014-07-17 17:35:40 GMT
    The father and stepmother of a missing 12-year-old Detroit boy who was found in the basement are returning to court Thursday for another hearing on their parental rights.
    The father and stepmother of a missing 12-year-old Detroit boy who was found in the basement are returning to court Thursday for another hearing on their parental rights.
  • GM's legal staff targeted at recall hearing

    GM's legal staff targeted at recall hearing

    Thursday, July 17 2014 12:20 PM EDT2014-07-17 16:20:44 GMT
    GM's Mary Barra on Wednesday morning.GM's Mary Barra on Wednesday morning.
    Lawmakers on Thursday demanded General Motors fire its chief lawyer and open its compensation plan to more potential victims as a Senate subcommittee delved deeper into deadly recalls.
    Lawmakers on Thursday demanded General Motors fire its chief lawyer and open its compensation plan to more potential victims as a Senate subcommittee delved deeper into deadly recalls.
  • Tat spat: Michigan woman could be fired over ink

    Tat spat: Michigan woman could be fired over ink

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 11:49 PM EDT2014-07-17 03:49:10 GMT
    A Michigan woman says her heart tattoo was okay when she was hired but now, years later, it all of a sudden became a deal breaker for her corporate bosses.
    A Michigan woman says her heart tattoo was okay when she was hired but now, years later, it all of a sudden became a deal breaker for her corporate bosses.
  • Contaminated park in Detroit has residents concerned

    Contaminated park in Detroit has residents concerned

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 11:00 PM EDT2014-07-17 03:00:24 GMT
    Tonight's informational town hall forum comes with the warning--yes there are unwanted chemicals in this park. While a natural tree planting method is the suggested strategy--some neighbors simply are not buying it.Concerned southwest Detroit residents are demanding answers about the safety of a neighborhood park. Volunteers showed up to plant trees at the park and when they did, they wore hazmat suits.The newly planted tree absorbs the chemicals into the root of the tree. It takes several ye...
    Tonight's informational town hall forum comes with the warning--yes there are unwanted chemicals in this park. While a natural tree planting method is the suggested strategy--some neighbors simply are not buying it.Concerned southwest Detroit residents are demanding answers about the safety of a neighborhood park. Volunteers showed up to plant trees at the park and when they did, they wore hazmat suits.The newly planted tree absorbs the chemicals into the root of the tree. It takes several ye...
  • Clinton Twp. neighbors want convicted hoarder's property cleaned up again

    Clinton Twp. neighbors want convicted hoarder's property cleaned up again

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 10:57 PM EDT2014-07-17 02:57:41 GMT
    Residents in a Clinton Township neighborhood say they are fed up with the condition of one neighbor's house and yard.
    Residents in a Clinton Township neighborhood say they are fed up with the condition of one neighbor's house and yard.
  • DDOT driver accused of driving drunk on the job

    DDOT driver accused of driving drunk on the job

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 10:01 PM EDT2014-07-17 02:01:30 GMT
    Michael Henderson is feeling very lucky right now. Late Tuesday night he boarded DDOT's East Warren bus to head home, but he immediately knew something wasn't right.
    Michael Henderson is feeling very lucky right now. Late Tuesday night he boarded DDOT's East Warren bus to head home, but he immediately knew something wasn't right.
  • Fundraiser for special needs playground in Lake Orion

    Fundraiser for special needs playground in Lake Orion

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 9:21 PM EDT2014-07-17 01:21:28 GMT
    Lake Orion Palooza (L.O. Palooza) will rock Wildwood Ampitheater in Orion Township, MI on Saturday, July 19, 2014 with live music, food vendors, and Michigan craft beers. The event is raising money for the Let Them Play organization to get a special needs playground.
    Lake Orion Palooza (L.O. Palooza) will rock Wildwood Ampitheater in Orion Township, MI on Saturday, July 19, 2014 with live music, food vendors, and Michigan craft beers. The event is raising money for the Let Them Play organization to get a special needs playground.
  • Michigan lawmakers return for committee meetings

    Michigan lawmakers return for committee meetings

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 8:20 PM EDT2014-07-17 00:20:04 GMT
    The sign says The House is in session but the vast majority of members were no shows.
    The sign says The House is in session but the vast majority of members were no shows.
  • Why baseball players seem to hit more home runs in the summer

    Why baseball players seem to hit more home runs in the summer

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 7:14 PM EDT2014-07-16 23:14:17 GMT
    Coors Field in Colorado has a reputation for being a hitters ballpark. That's because being a mile high, the air is considerably less dense.
    Coors Field in Colorado has a reputation for being a hitters ballpark. That's because being a mile high, the air is considerably less dense.
  • Ferndale 360 Project problematic for business owners

    Ferndale 360 Project problematic for business owners

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 7:10 PM EDT2014-07-16 23:10:00 GMT
    To many, the mention of the city of Ferndale is synonymous with parking nightmares. From the parallel parking to the pay stations, there's always something to complain about.
    To many, the mention of the city of Ferndale is synonymous with parking nightmares. From the parallel parking to the pay stations, there's always something to complain about.
  • Family of murdered Inkster toddler faces suspected killers in court

    Family of murdered Inkster toddler faces suspected killers in court

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 7:05 PM EDT2014-07-16 23:05:38 GMT
    The family of 2-year-old Kamiya Gross had to relive her murder when the two men accused of killing her went before a judge Wednesday.
    The family of 2-year-old Kamiya Gross had to relive her murder when the two men accused of killing her went before a judge Wednesday.
  • WSU student killed in crash was set to donate kidney

    WSU student killed in crash was set to donate kidney

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 6:52 PM EDT2014-07-16 22:52:24 GMT
    Twenty-three-year-old Diamond Scott died in a car crash after she was hit by another car that ran a red light. The other driver is still in a coma, but there's another victim in this tragedy. Scott was preparing to donate a kidney to a fellow church member.
    Twenty-three-year-old Diamond Scott died in a car crash after she was hit by another car that ran a red light. The other driver is still in a coma, but there's another victim in this tragedy. Scott was preparing to donate a kidney to a fellow church member.

  • Detroit's smallest deli is big in character

    Detroit's smallest deli is big in character

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 6:13 PM EDT2014-07-16 22:13:00 GMT
    At 212 E. Grand River stands a storefront that is no more than 10 feet wide, but what it lacks in size it makes up for with its sandwiches.
    At 212 E. Grand River stands a storefront that is no more than 10 feet wide, but what it lacks in size it makes up for with its sandwiches.
  • Judge orders trial for men in 2 teens drug slayings

    Judge orders trial for men in 2 teens drug slayings

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 5:38 PM EDT2014-07-16 21:38:06 GMT
    A Detroit judge has ordered two men to trial on first-degree murder charges in the drug-related killing of two suburban Detroit teens in 2012.
    A Detroit judge has ordered two men to trial on first-degree murder charges in the drug-related killing of two suburban Detroit teens in 2012.
  • Lawmaker promising action against groups who house illegal immigrant children

    Lawmaker promising action against groups who house illegal immigrant children

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 5:15 PM EDT2014-07-16 21:15:04 GMT
    A major new development today in the dispute over the possible relocation of illegal immigrant children from Central American into the city of Vassar, Mich. A state lawmaker says he'll push legislation that would cancel the state license of any companies that try to do that.
    A major new development today in the dispute over the possible relocation of illegal immigrant children from Central American into the city of Vassar, Mich. A state lawmaker says he'll push legislation that would cancel the state license of any companies that try to do that.
  • DTE Energy Farm provides fresh food to local families in need

    DTE Energy Farm provides fresh food to local families in need

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 4:39 PM EDT2014-07-16 20:39:26 GMT
    DTE Energy has four community gardens using formerly vacant land under power lines. They've teamed up with Gleaner's Food Bank for all of the fresh fruits and veggies to be delivered to local people in need.
    DTE Energy has four community gardens using formerly vacant land under power lines. They've teamed up with Gleaner's Food Bank for all of the fresh fruits and veggies to be delivered to local people in need.
  • Museum announces more donors in Detroit bankruptcy

    Museum announces more donors in Detroit bankruptcy

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 3:22 PM EDT2014-07-16 19:22:21 GMT
    The Detroit Institute of Arts is closer to securing its priceless works of art.
    The Detroit Institute of Arts is closer to securing its priceless works of art.
  • FOUND: Woman, 75, who went missing after leaving Garden City Hospital

    FOUND: Woman, 75, who went missing after leaving Garden City Hospital

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 3:14 PM EDT2014-07-16 19:14:02 GMT
    A 75-year-old woman has been missing after she was seen leaving Garden City Hospital, her family tells Fox 2.
    A 75-year-old woman has been missing after she was seen leaving Garden City Hospital, her family tells Fox 2.
  • VIDEO: Detroit restaurant customers robbed at gunpoint

    VIDEO: Detroit restaurant customers robbed at gunpoint

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 9:26 AM EDT2014-07-16 13:26:28 GMT
    A trip for carryout had some customers fearing for their lives when a gunman held up a Detroit restaurant.
    A trip for carryout had some customers fearing for their lives when a gunman held up a Detroit restaurant.
  • Update: Two children killed in accident in Detroit

    Update: Two children killed in accident in Detroit

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 8:16 AM EDT2014-07-16 12:16:50 GMT
    Police are at the scene of an accident in Detroit involving an adult and two children.
    Police are at the scene of an accident in Detroit involving an adult and two children.
  • Longtime Detroit mob boss Jack Tocco dies at 87

    Longtime Detroit mob boss Jack Tocco dies at 87

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 11:30 PM EDT2014-07-16 03:30:54 GMT
    He's been called the longest serving mob boss in history. Jack Tocco has died at the age of 87.
    He's been called the longest serving mob boss in history. Jack Tocco has died at the age of 87.
  • Woman, 19, seriously injured in hit-and-run boating accident

    Woman, 19, seriously injured in hit-and-run boating accident

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 11:30 PM EDT2014-07-16 03:30:02 GMT
    A local father is offering a reward after his daughter was seriously injured in a hit-and-run boating accident on Lake St. Clair over the Fourth of July.
    A local father is offering a reward after his daughter was seriously injured in a hit-and-run boating accident on Lake St. Clair over the Fourth of July.
  • Fire at apartment building in Oakland Twp.

    Fire at apartment building in Oakland Twp.

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 10:31 PM EDT2014-07-16 02:31:18 GMT
    Fire crews battled a two-alarm blaze in Oakland Township Tuesday evening. The fire broke out at the Silvercreek Condo Complex near Silverbell and Adams roads.
    Fire crews battled a two-alarm blaze in Oakland Township Tuesday evening. The fire broke out at the Silvercreek Condo Complex near Silverbell and Adams roads.
  • Tiger Stadium site redevelopment plans move ahead

    Tiger Stadium site redevelopment plans move ahead

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 8:23 PM EDT2014-07-16 00:23:08 GMT
    Right now the baseball diamond at the old Tiger Stadium is being used by little leaguers and even some vintage baseball teams. But that could change, even before this season is over.
    Right now the baseball diamond at the old Tiger Stadium is being used by little leaguers and even some vintage baseball teams. But that could change, even before this season is over.

  • Ficano receives endorsement for re-election bid

    Ficano receives endorsement for re-election bid

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 7:28 PM EDT2014-07-15 23:28:58 GMT
    Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano received a big endorsement for his re-election bid.
    Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano received a big endorsement for his re-election bid.
  • Man shot twice while walking in Livonia

    Man shot twice while walking in Livonia

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 7:05 PM EDT2014-07-15 23:05:15 GMT
    A 29-year-old was shot twice as he was taking a walk in Livonia just after midnight Saturday morning.
    A 29-year-old was shot twice as he was taking a walk in Livonia just after midnight Saturday morning.
  • Elderly man still hospitalized after firing shot at news crew, charges unclear

    Elderly man still hospitalized after firing shot at news crew, charges unclear

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 6:30 PM EDT2014-07-15 22:30:55 GMT
    Many Fox 2 viewers have expressed concern for the 88-year-old man who is said to have fired a shot at a TV news crew Monday night. Fox 2's Amy Lange reports on how he is doing tonight.
    Many Fox 2 viewers have expressed concern for the 88-year-old man who is said to have fired a shot at a TV news crew Monday night. Fox 2's Amy Lange reports on how he is doing tonight.
  • Grosse Pointe Woods teens charged in defacing Detroit buildings

    Grosse Pointe Woods teens charged in defacing Detroit buildings

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 5:10 PM EDT2014-07-15 21:10:33 GMT
    Three teens from Grosse Pointe Woods are facing a five-year felony for allegedly spray painting graffiti on two buildings in downtown Detroit.
    Three teens from Grosse Pointe Woods are facing a five-year felony for allegedly spray painting graffiti on two buildings in downtown Detroit.
  • Custom-made bikes given to kids at Beaumont Children's Hospital

    Custom-made bikes given to kids at Beaumont Children's Hospital

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 4:57 PM EDT2014-07-15 20:57:02 GMT
    From the little trikes to big bikes, there is is a custom-made set of wheels for every child in Beaumont Children's Hospital Bike Day program. The program provides special bikes for children with special needs.
    From the little trikes to big bikes, there is is a custom-made set of wheels for every child in Beaumont Children's Hospital Bike Day program. The program provides special bikes for children with special needs.
  • 2 men sentenced in Detroit security guard slaying

    2 men sentenced in Detroit security guard slaying

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 3:39 PM EDT2014-07-15 19:39:31 GMT
    Two men will spend between 33 and 60 years in prison for second-degree murder in the shooting death of a 24-year-old security guard as he tried to prevent a carjacking outside a Detroit pharmacy.
    Two men will spend between 33 and 60 years in prison for second-degree murder in the shooting death of a 24-year-old security guard as he tried to prevent a carjacking outside a Detroit pharmacy.
  • Detroit bankruptcy judge opens court to critics

    Detroit bankruptcy judge opens court to critics

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 2:10 PM EDT2014-07-15 18:10:22 GMT
    A judge overseeing Detroit's bankruptcy is getting an earful from retirees who are opposed to the city's plan to get back on its feet.
    A judge overseeing Detroit's bankruptcy is getting an earful from retirees who are opposed to the city's plan to get back on its feet.
  • Hammond: Van Gundy Off To Good Start

    Hammond: Van Gundy Off To Good Start

    Hammond: Van Gundy Off To Good Start

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 1:01 PM EDT2014-07-15 17:01:35 GMT
    If there's one thing we've learned about Stan Van Gundy in the two months since he was hired as the Pistons new head coach and president, it's that he is a man of his word.
    If there's one thing we've learned about Stan Van Gundy in the two months since he was hired as the Pistons new head coach and president, it's that he is a man of his word.
  • Elderly man missing in Royal Oak

    Elderly man missing in Royal Oak

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 7:25 AM EDT2014-07-15 11:25:47 GMT
    Royal Oak police are searching for a 90-year-old man suffering from Alzheimer's.
    Royal Oak police are searching for a 90-year-old man suffering from Alzheimer's.
  • Elderly Detroit man fearful after he was assaulted and robbed, fires shot at news crew

    Elderly Detroit man fearful after he was assaulted and robbed, fires shot at news crew

    Monday, July 14 2014 11:42 PM EDT2014-07-15 03:42:35 GMT
    An 88-year-old man who police say was tortured and beaten by a group of armed robbers last week is now in the back of a Detroit police car. Confused and disoriented, he is a victim for a second time.
    An 88-year-old man who police say was tortured and beaten by a group of armed robbers last week is now in the back of a Detroit police car. Confused and disoriented, he is a victim for a second time.
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