Ex-Inkster officer charged in beating ordered to stand trial

A former Inkster police officer charged in the beating of motorist Floyd Dent will stand trial for assault.


Floyd Dent, Inkster settle lawsuit

Given the choice, Dent would rather be broke and never have had this happen.


Floyd Dent to sue Gardern City Hospital

Floyd Dent's attorney says at least one employee of the hospital "conspired" with Inkster Police to make Dent look like a drug user.


Watching potential storm for Friday

Well now, after two days with severe weather, we had a spectacular summer-like day today! But we’re not out of the woods yet in terms of strong storms, as you’ll read below. Tonight, however, will be a quiet, pleasant night with mostly clear skies, and lows near 60° (15° Celsius for you Canadians). Wind will be light and variable.


Truck crashes into westside overpass

For the second time in nine days, we've seen a semi get wedged under one of two overpasses on I-94 on Detroit’s westside. Police say it's a trouble spot



Automakers, gov't to reveal models in expanded Takata recall

Automakers and governments are starting to announce the models covered by last week's massive expansion of a Takata air bag recall.


Highland Park school to close

The School District of the City of Highland Park has announced that due to struggles academically, organizationally and financially, Highland Park Renaissance Academy High School will close its doors.


Mackinac: Mike Duggan talks DPS reform

Devin Scillian talks with Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan at the Mackinac Policy Conference.


Body found in lake may be missing Ypsilanti woman

A body pulled from a lake in Washtenaw County is being examined to determine if it's a woman who disappeared a year ago.


Showboating motorcyclist kills motorist

A motorcyclist apparently doing a wheelie crashed into a car leaving a Kentucky Fried Chicken, killing the driver.


Teacher resigns over sex scandal

A first year math teach in Mt. Clemens is out of a job after allegations surfaced that she had a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old student.


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US green energy use highest since 1930s

Renewable energy use in the United States hit its highest level last year since the 1930s.


Time for a picnic! Parks of SE Michigan

When the weather is warm, there’s nothing like spending as much time outdoors as humanly possible.

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