Michigan Man In Disguises Gets Prison For Casino TheftsA Detroit-area man who wore realistic masks while robbing $125,000 from cash kiosks in casinos was sentenced Thursday to four years in federal prison. Geoff Petrulis Reports.
Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick To Marry On July 24 In DetroitFormer Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick is set to marry at a Detroit Church on Saturday, July 24, six months after being released from federal prison, according to Deadline Detroit. Katie Johnston reports.
Rare Pink Bird Sighted In Michigan For The First TimeBird lovers with cameras and binoculars are traveling to a stream in Saline, Michigan, to see a rare creature with pink feathers and a long bill. Katie Johnston reports.
Richard Wershe Jr.,'White Boy Rick' Movie's Inspiration Sues Detroit Police For $100 MillionA Detroit-area man whose decades in prison for drug dealing and work as an informant inspired the movie “White Boy Rick” filed a lawsuit Tuesday seeking $100 million, claiming he was coerced into assisting police while just a helpless teenager. Katie Johnston reports.
The Most Infamous Celebrity Deaths Re-Examined: Could Elvis Have Been Saved With Modern Medicine?Dr. Oz’s expert explains some of the medical conditions Elvis Presley faced that may have played a role in his death.
Grand Rapids Man Convicted In Attack On DNR Conservation OfficerA Grand Rapids man has been convicted of kicking a state conservation officer in the head during an escape attempt after the officer arrested him following a northern Michigan car crash. Katie Johnston reports.
Child Tax Credit: Monthly Payments Already Arriving In Parents' Bank AccountsThe Internal Revenue Service (IRS) sent out advance payments for the updated Child Tax Credit on July 15. Katie Johnston reports.
The Scoop On Low-Calorie Ice Creams: Which Of The Healthy Choices Are Really Healthy?Dr. Oz and Dr. Crupain discuss why some people who eat non-dairy frozen desserts experience stomach pain.
Michigan Matters: Sports & TheatreSenior Producer/Host Carol Cain talks with Robert Jamerson, CEO of of Detroit PAL, as he talks about helping young people through sports and education. Then Dave Robinson, owner of TGA Premier Sports Detroit, about helping young people through golf. And entrepreneur David Carroll, who launched The Nicely Theatre Group as pandemic started, finally is to hold first in-person theatre production.
Michigan Woman Dies In Grand Canyon Flash FloodGrand Canyon National Park officials on Friday identified a Michigan woman as the person found dead in frigid water after a flash flood swept through a commercial rafting group's overnight campsite along the Colorado River. Katie Johnston reports.
Invasive Asian Tiger Mosquito Found In Michigan AgainThe Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) and Wayne County Health Department have identified the first known occurrence of the invasive Asian tiger mosquito in 2021. Katie Johnston reports.
Hope College Takes Big Step Toward Tuition-Free CampusAbout two dozen students at a small college in western Michigan will attend school without paying tuition in the fall, part of a new plan to ease the financial burden in exchange for contributions after they graduate. Katie Johnston reports.
Former UP Priest Receives Second Prison Sentence Following Sex Abuse PleaOn Wednesday, July 14, Attorney General Dana Nessel announced that a former priest in the Upper Peninsula has been sentenced for the remaining sex abuse charge against him. Katie Johnston reports.
Martha Stewart's Vitality Secrets RevealedDr. Oz asks Martha Stewart about the go-to meals she relies on to stay healthy.
Prosecutor To Review Goalie Kivlenieks' Fireworks DeathPolice in Michigan have turned over their investigation into the fireworks death of Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Matiss Kivlenieks to a prosecutor for review. Katie Johnston reports.
Detroit Banquet Hall Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, 5 WoundedA drive-by shooting left a man dead and five other people wounded outside a banquet hall in Detroit early Tuesday, police said. Katie Johnston reports.
Eye On Detroit - Rebrand Detroithe Rebrand Detroit project is the brainchild of Hajj Flemings, Founder of Brand Camp University, and is funded by the Knight Foundation as one of the inaugural winners of the 2015 Knight Cities Challenge. The project objective is to bring the innovation economy to Detroit neighborhoods. The project strategy is designed to help revitalize these communities with a tech and brand enabled strategy that is a catalyst for neighborhoods to become innovation districts.
Wolf Pups Have Been Spotted Again On Isle RoyaleWolf pups have been spotted again on Isle Royale, a hopeful sign in the effort to rebuild the predator species' population at the U.S. national park, scientists said Monday. Katie Johnston reports.
Michigan Matters: Return of Michigan BusinessSenior Producer/Host Carol Cain talks with Chris Shepler, Hussein Berry of Delta, Karen Totaro of TCF Center,and Steven Kalczynski of Townsend Hotel, to hear how they have weathered and adjusted during pandemic, and a look at the road ahead for these four bellweather entities of our region’s economy.
White Man Sentenced In Attack On Black Teen At Michigan ParkA white man has been sentenced to five years in prison for attacking a Black teenager with a bike lock because of his race at a southeastern Michigan park. Katie Johnston reports.
Ford Mustang Mach-E Wins Car And Driver Electric Vehicle Of The Year AwardThe Ford Mustang Mach-E has been given Car and Driver’s first EV of the Year award. The award was open to all fully electric vehicles currently for sale in the US. Katie Johnston reports.
Detroit Police Seek Suspect And Person Of Interest In Connection To ShootingThe Detroit Police Department is seeking to locate a suspect and a person of interest in connection to a non-fatal shooting that occurred on the city's east side.
Dr. Oz Investigates No-Boil Foods: What’s Really In Oven-Ready Lasagna, Noodles And Microwave Rice And Pastas?Dr. Oz and Dr. Crupain discuss how no-boil lasagna noodles are made.
Eye On Detroit - Planted DetroitPlanted Detroit believes technology and farming are a perfect match. They’ve gathered a team of uniquely talented individuals to bring them together to sustainably grow tastier, healthier, and more accessible greens.