SMART Bus System Wants Tax Increase To Keep Fleet On The StreetsSMART bus officials say their operations are poised to run out of gas -- unless they get more money from taxpayers.
Gov't Sells $1.2 Billion In GM Stock, Moving Closer To Selling Entire Stake In AutomakerThe U.S. government sold another $1.2 billion worth of General Motors stock last month as it moves closer to selling its entire stake in the automaker.
Kilpatrick Raises Possible Conflict With LawyerA judge says former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick suddenly has raised concerns about a potential conflict of interest with his legal team, just as the jury selection process starts in his corruption trial.
Survey Starts Jury Process In Kilpatrick TrialHundreds of people have been called to the Detroit federal courthouse to fill out a jury questionnaire in the corruption trial of former Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick.
Taxpayer-Funded Jury Adviser Sought In Detroit Corruption CaseA defense lawyer involved in the corruption case against former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick wants taxpayers to pay up to $2,400 for a jury consultant.
Wayne Co. Executive Ficano Requests More Money For Criminal LawyerWayne County Executive Robert Ficano is asking commissioners for more taxpayer money for a criminal defense attorney.
Nothing Due? It's Error, Tax Bill Recipients ToldSome Lansing taxpayers who got bills showing they didn't owe anything are finding out that it was all a mistake.
MDOT Seeks Groups To Adopt-A-HighwayMore than 3,000 groups collected 80,000 bags of trash and saved taxpayers more than $1.5 million in cleanup costs.
Study: Detroit Council Among Most Expensive To TaxpayersA new report finds that the Detroit City Council is one of the most expensive to the taxpayer.