The new Shepard Fairey mural in downtown Detroit was unveiled Thursday. (By Edward Cardenas)

Artist Shepard Fairey Unveils Multi-Story Mural In Detroit (VIDEO)

Street artist Shepard Fairey unveiled his latest work Thursday, a multi-story mural in downtown Detroit.

CBS Detroit–05/21/2015

Detroit Police Chief James Craig talks with reporters. credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ

Detroit Mayor Announces 2-Year Contract Extension For Police Chief James Craig

Detroit’s top cop has no plans to leave town anytime soon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/21/2015

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Seen in Detroit: May 14 – 20

Each week, CBS 62’s Detroit Proud will deliver photos captured by local Detroiters. Check out this week’s snaps!

CBS 62–05/21/2015

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Best Beer Gardens In Detroit

One of the most celebrated and ancient beverages known to civilization is beer. Whether the beer is dark, lager, ale, stout, wheat, brown, fruit, honey, pale, light, red, or strong, there is a flavor for every pallet. Sit down with friends or complete strangers, grab a frosty mug, pour a beer, and celebrate. Spring, summer, fall, or winter, it is a good day for a beer.


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Belle Isle Conservancy: No Hotel Planned For Island Park, Camping A Possibility

A consultant is working on future plans for the island — but it’s not exactly a free-for-all.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/21/2015

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Whites Moving To Detroit, City That Epitomized White Flight

Cheap housing and incentive programs are partly fueling the regrowth of the Motor City’s white population.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/21/2015

Charlie Bothuell, 12, went missing in Detroit on June 14 and found June 25. (Police handout)

Boy Found In Basement Grilled By Defense Lawyer, Admits Intense Exercise Left Him ‘Happy’

“Are you making this stuff up as it goes along?” the attorney asked.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/21/2015

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Police Raid Chop Shop On Detroit’s East Side

Police say this operation started when observant neighbors saw what was going on, and called Detroit police.

CBS Detroit–05/21/2015

The Amazing Race

CBS 62 – Open Casting Call For ‘The Amazing Race’

If you and a partner are looking for the adventure of a lifetime, head to CBS 62’s open casting call for ‘The Amazing Race’ at CBS 62 Studios on June 2nd!

CBS 62–05/20/2015

Deloma Stone (credit: Wayne County Prosecutor's Office/Feb. 2015)

Detroit Policewoman Suspended After Arrest At Hamtramck Bar

Detroit police say an officer has been suspended after she was arrested at a Hamtramck bar overnight.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/20/2015