Christy Strawser


Anti-Gay Michigan Pastor Outed Seeking Sex On Grindr

On personal Facebook pages, Makela had reportedly likened homosexuality to alcoholism and written things like “the transgender movement is going to assist opportunistic sickos in preying upon children and others.”

CBS Detroit–05/20/2015

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‘N Word’ House Search Pulls Up White House On Google Maps

The situation was discovered by a Twitter user, who said he was tipped off by a Howard University alumni group.

CBS Detroit–05/19/2015

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Boy Scouts Ban Water Gun Fights, Limit Water Balloons, Say They’re Not ‘Kind’

“Pointing a simulated firearm at another individual is not aligned with our Scout Oath nor Scout Law.”

CBS Detroit–05/19/2015

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Detroit Had Far Fewer Shootings Than Chicago This Weekend

“We get a lot of hate, too, but we get slightly less hate than Detroit,” said Mason Johnson, a Web content producer for CBS Chicago, who regularly delves into crime statistics.

CBS Detroit–05/18/2015

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Report: Scientology Is Creating A Headquarters In Downtown Detroit

Why would Scientology want to move into Detroit?


Partial Owner of the Vancouver Giants Gordie Howe, aka 'Mr. Hockey, visits for his annual inspection of the Vancouver Giants prior to their WHL game against the Everett Silvertips on October 28, 2005 at Pacific Colisseum in Vancouver, British Colombia, Canada. The Silvertips defeated the Giants 5-2. (Photo by Chris Relke/Getty Images)

The New Bridge From Detroit To Canada Will Be Named For Gordie Howe

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper made the announcement Thursday in Windsor.

CBS Detroit–05/14/2015

The new Ford GT is surrounded by journalists after its unveiling at the 2015 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan, January 12, 2015.  AFP PHOTO/GEOFF ROBINS        (Photo credit should read GEOFF ROBINS/AFP/Getty Images)

725-Horsepower Ford Mustang Rocket Revealed On The Street [VIDEO]

Will Justin Verlander buy one?

CBS Detroit–05/14/2015

SANTA CLARA, CA - DECEMBER 28: Head coach Jim Harbaugh of the San Francisco 49ers watches his team during their game against the Arizona Cardinals at Levi's Stadium on December 28, 2014 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Harbaugh Pal Jim Minick Suspended From U-M After Arrest On DUI Suspicion

Harbaugh and Minick grew up together, and the steely-eyed coach known for brash tactics and hard-driving energy is obviously close to his lifetime friend.


PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 13:  Investigators and first responders work near the wreckage of Amtrak Northeast Regional Train 188, from Washington to New York, that derailed yesterday May 13, 2015 in north Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. At least six people were killed and more than 200 others were injured in the crash.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

The Daughter Of Longtime Michigan Senator Gilda Jacobs Missing After Philly Train Derailment

Jacobs, who left the state Senate in 2010 to work with the Michigan League for Human Services, has flown to the East Coast, but has yet to receive any information on her daughter.

CBS Detroit–05/13/2015

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Support Pours In As Eastpointe Police Announce Loss of Beloved K-9

“Tico would want you to get a new best friend, as you won’t forget him.”

CBS Detroit–05/13/2015