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Leaders gather for CPAC 'boot camp'

In a tightly packed room at the Conservative Political Action Conference, more than a hundred conservatives sat down in rows or leaned against the walls to hear a half-dozen political operatives teach the basics of their trade and share one hard…


Voters approve emergency services millage request

Voters in Eastpointe and Hazel Park approve an emergency services millage request that will provide funding to maintain fire department and police department manpower at current levels for the next two decades, city officials say.


Check: Feb. 24 local special election results

Eight cities and school districts in metro Detroit held special elections on Tuesday.


Flashpoint: Examining progress of local schools

Flashpoint looks at the progress of local schools and how to talk about ISIS terrorism.


Snyder signs bills moving presidential primary to March

The Michigan presidential primary has been moved to March 8, 2016 as Gov. Rick Snyder signed legislation today to set the new date.


Snyder creates Middle-Eastern American Affairs Commission

Gov. Rick Snyder has established the Middle-Eastern American Affairs Commission to reflect the growing diversity of those in Michigan with roots in the Middle East.


Michigan road funding proposal opponents launch ad campaign

A fight over a May ballot proposal on road funding in Michigan is coming to the airwaves. Watch the ad here.


Flashpoint: Mayor Duggan's plan for Detroit neighborhoods

Three members of Mayor Mike Duggan's cabinet joined Flashpoint Sunday to talk about what's happening in the city of Detroit.




Athletes who became politicians

After enjoying successful athletic careers, these notable sports figures opted to run for public office.

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Odds of winning the presidency?

Like most high-profile events, there are odds placed on who will win the 2012 presidential election. Find out what the odds are saying about the 2012 election.

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5 closest U.S. presidential elections

Here are five of the closest presidential races in U.S. history since 1840 as compiled by Yahoo!.

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About Devin Scillian

  • Devin Scillian

    In addition to anchoring Local 4 News at 5 p.m., 6 p.m. and 11 p.m., Devin Scillian is also the host of "Flashpoint," Local 4's weekly community hot topic program which airs Sundays at 10 a.m.

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