“It’s a problem when you have religious fanatics or extremists that are willing to use violence to gain their ends,” said U.S. Senator Carl Levin of Michigan.
A federal magistrate says a 53-year-old ex-convict from Flint accused of threatening to kill three Michigan members of Congress is competent to stand trial.
The final leg of the east riverfront development will be complete by next year, to turn what used to be an industrial wasteland into a 5-mile long riverwalk.
A federal grant will allow Detroit to keep more than 100 firefighters scheduled to be laid off.
Negotiations between Iran and world powers over Tehran’s nuclear program,which got underway this week, will resume next month in Moscow.
The Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water has budgeted $30 million in the 2013 fiscal year for the Facility for Rare Isotope Beam.
Senator Carl Levin is leading a hearing right now on Capitol Hill on proposed Air Force cuts that would affect Selfridge Air National Guard Base.
The Senate is debating Republican legislation aimed at taking a bite out of President Barack Obama’s health care law.
The $32.4 million transit center renovation and expansion was funded with $10.6 million from the federal Recovery Act and an additional $17.4 million in federal transit funds.
Sponsored by the Detroit Housing Commission, “100 Leaders Who Cook: Nourishing Our Future” will provide students with an opportunity to interact with Metro Detroit leaders – while being served a tasty dish.