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Playboy Ranks Detroit As Nation’s ‘Unsexiest’ City

The list calls Detroit the “limp D.”

CBS Detroit–08/20/2015

The city of Detroit is hoping to sell off garbage trucks, buses, other surplus vehicles and machine shop equipment to help pay down its debt. (City of Detroit)

Detroit To Auction Off Surplus Vehicles, Equipment

The city of Detroit is hoping to sell off garbage trucks, buses, other surplus vehicles and machine shop equipment to help pay down its debt.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/23/2014

Detroit Reveals Malware Targeted City Employees

She said two of the targeted files did contain personal information.

CBS Detroit–03/03/2014

CHICAGO, IL - NOVEMBER 10: Brandon Marshall #15 of the Chicago Bears celebrates a touchdown pass in front of Darius Slay #30 of the Detroit Lions during the first quarter on November 10, 2013 at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Burleson On Brandon Marshall Comments On Detroit: ‘Don’t Bully My City’

“I know he was kind of joking,” Burleson said, “so maybe he was just trying to be funny, but save that for the comedians.”

CBS Detroit–11/13/2013

Atlanta Man With Ties To Detroit Indicted For Embezzling Pension Funds

Roy Dixon is accused of conspiring with former City of Detroit Treasurer Jeffrey Beasley to give Beasley, and others, bribes to obtain approval of investment money from those pension funds.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/08/2012

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Economic Development Corp Approves Energy Conservation Grants

The Economic Development Corp. of the City of Detroit voted Thursday to approve $648,000 in SmartBuildings Detroit matching grants to make energy-saving improvements at Cobo Arena, the Cobo parking garage, Wayne State University, Grand Trunk Pub and the Charles Condominiums.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2012

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Mayor Bing Wraps Up Final Counter Proposal

Mayor Dave Bing plans to have a final draft of his counter proposal done by the end of the week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/21/2012

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - SEPTEMBER 25:  Anthony Herrera #64 of the Minnesota Vikings blocks Sammie Lee Hill #91 of the Detroit Lions at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome on September 25, 2011 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  (Photo by Adam Bettcher /Getty Images)

City Leaders In Detroit Can Learn From The Lions

Watching the Detroit Lions big comeback win in Sunday’s game against the Vikings made me think about the parallels between the city and its long struggling football team.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/26/2011

Detroit Emergency Reference Guide

Learn More About The Detroit Emergency Reference Guide

The Detroit Emergency Reference Guide is part of a larger project designed to help residents prepare for and respond to health emergencies as well as natural and man-made disasters.

CBS 62–08/26/2011

Detroit downtown

Snyder: Won’t Let Detroit Go Bankrupt

Gov. Rick Snyder tells reporters in Lansing that he is not going to let Detroit or any other Michigan city fall into bankruptcy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/15/2011