Man Kills Autistic Son In Apparent Murder-Suicide; 'He Didn't Want To Burden The Family'Authorities say a father killed his 20-year-old autistic son before taking his own life because he apparently didn't want to burden the family.
Snyder Awards $8 Million To 11 Communities For ImprovementsGov. Rick Snyder has awarded $8 million to eleven communities to fund improvement projects, including water system and street lighting enhancements and technology upgrades.
"Fill The Boot" Campaign Begins Tuesday In Melvindale And DearbornDearborn and Melvindale firefighters are taking to the street corners Tuesday through June 9th, asking residents to "Fill the Boot" for a good cause.
Tire Rack Street Survival Program Aims To Reduce Teen Auto AccidentsMore than 5,000 young drivers between 15 and 20 are killed in car crashes each year in the U.S. Learn more about a program designed to reduce those numbers.
Marathon Officials Address Questions Regarding Fire, Evacuation Plans Marathon Petroleum officials appeared before Detroit City Council's Public Health and Safety Committee Monday to answer questions regarding the recent fire at the downriver oil refinery.
Officials Continue To Investigate Cause Of Fire And Explosion At Marathon RefineryThe incident forced many residents in the area to evacuate their homes.
Detroit Cop Charged In Stickups Gets $1 Million BondA Detroit police officer who's served on the force for more than a decade has been accused of orchestrating a series of robberies in southeast Michigan.
Downriver Man Dies In House Fire, ExplosionFire officials say one person is unaccounted for after fire broke out at a home Downriver early Tuesday morning.
$300K Donation Will Support High School TutoringA program to prevent high school dropouts is getting a boost by way of a $300,000 check from AT&T.
Mom: Slavery Assignment Shamed 6th GraderA Melvindale mother says her 11-year-old son felt degraded by a social studies assignment that asked him to pretend to be a slave.
Mom: Son Was Told To Picture Himself SlaveA biracial mother in the Detroit area says her son was given a writing assignment that required him to pretend he's a slave.
AT&T Expands Mobile Broadband Coverage in Wayne CountyAs part of its continuing network investment to support growing demand for advanced mobile devices and applications, AT&T announced the activation of 23 new mobile broadband cell sites in various cities throughout Wayne County.