Christy Strawser

DETROIT - OCTOBER 28: Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick appears in Wayne County Circuit Court for his sentencing October 28, 2008 in Detroit, Michigan. Kilpatrick will spend 4 months in jail as part of a plea deal he accepted back in September in which he plead guilty to two felonies and no contest to a felony assault charge. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Obama To Visit Kwame Kilpatrick’s Prison — Will They Meet Again?

As part of the visit, Kilpatrick is set to tour the facility in central Oklahoma, and talk with selected inmates.

CBS Detroit–07/15/2015

Late Show host David Letterman on the Late Show with David Letterman on the CBS Television Network. Photo: Jeffrey R. Staab/CBS ©2015 CBS Broadcasting Inc.

Letterman Comes Out Of Retirement For A Donald Trump Top 10 List

“That’s not a hair ‘do, it’s a wind advisory.”

CBS Detroit–07/13/2015

ANN ARBOR, MI - APRIL 04: Head coach Jim Harbaugh of the Michigan Wolverines looks on during the Michigan Football Spring Game on April 4, 2015 at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Michigan.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Harbaugh Gets Wacky In France

In one case of what we can only hope is irony, Harbaugh took a snap of himself outside a McDonald’s.

CBS Detroit–07/13/2015

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton attends a round table conversation and press conference announcing a childhood development initiative with first lady of New York City Chirlane McCray on April 1, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Can Hillary Clinton Win Hearts And Minds In Michigan And Detroit? Early Signs Aren’t Favorable

“Detroit is a Democratic town and that’s not going to change, but the question is — at least the next question is — which Democrat are they going to support?” Dulio said.


Aurora borealis, or northern lights, fill the sky on March 13, 2011 over Finnmark.  (Photo credit: TORE MEEK/AFP/Getty Images)

Look Up! Solar Storm Brings Northern Lights To Metro Detroit Skies

“It will be visible all through Michigan, particularly on the 25th during the first half of the night, all the way through the state of Michigan,” Keysor said.


All-American Muslim (Credit: Facebook)

Accused Anti-Semitic Pastor Plans ‘March On Dearborn’ To Save Muslim Souls

He urges followers to order “Free Palestine” T-shirts from for their demonstration, which he says, is the reason they won’t have to be afraid in Dearborn.


Ace the dog (credit: facebook)

Thousands Sign Petition To Shut Down Detroit Animal Control, Claiming It Kills 95 Percent Of Dogs

Animal Control made international headlines in 2011 when it euthanized an emaciated pit bull named Ace who had walked into a store, cowering and shaking, seemingly to ask for help.

CBS Detroit–06/18/2015

Here's the new open-air toilet at Balduck Park in Detroit (Photo: Ed Cardenas, CBS Detroit)

Detroit Debuts Open-Air Bathroom After $2.7M Park Renovation [PHOTOS AND VIDEO]

For many people, this may be too much exposure to nature.

CBS Detroit–06/16/2015

LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 30:  A touch lavatory is seen on the United Airlines Boeing 787 Dreamliner at Los Angeles International Airport on November 30, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Smaller Bathrooms, Shrunken Overhead Bins Part Of Plans To Lighten Weight Of Airplanes

“We’ve seen the airlines over the years do everything they can to reduce weight on an airplane.”

CBS Detroit–06/10/2015