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Detroit, Michigan is located in Wayne County. Zip codes in Detroit, MI include 48275, 48201, and 48214. The median home price in Detroit is $10,000 which is roughly $39/per square foot. More Detroit information.

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1 hr ago | Detroit Free Press

Detroit man found shot dead on Redford Township street

Redford Township Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a Detroit man, whose body was found in the street late Tuesday.

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1 hr ago | MLive.com

Teen convicted of attack on gay Detroit hairdresser at Motor City Pride festival

Christin Howard, a 20-year-old Detroit hairdresser, was beaten by a mob during the 2014 Motor City Pride festival, a gay pride celebration.

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5 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

2 Detroit men face arraignments in Westland teens' slayings

Felando Hunter, left, and Fredrick Young are due Wednesday in Wayne County Circuit Court on first-degree murder, torture and robbery charges related to the slaying of two Westland teens.

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7 hrs ago | The Detroit News

Detroit, Campus Martius celebrate birthdays with Downtown Summerfest

It's a parade of birthdays! And helping pump up the celebrations will be 313 butterflies, a T-shirt contest, outdoor movies, food, drink, tons of music and, a short distance away, a way-cool pop-up parade.

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11 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

Tom Walsh: Coup for Corktown as Detroit lands research hub over Canton

The metals manufacturing innovation institute is to locate at 1400 Rosa Parks in Detroit's Corktown.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Times Herald

Youths' 'blessing bags' offer help, hope to homeless

Many people may take for granted having those items in their homes. But what about those who don't have a home? Vivian is among a group of young people who decided to create and distribute what they're calling "blessing bags" through local Catholic parishes.

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Detroit Free Press

J Dilla's music equipment on display at new Smithsonian museum

A new Smithsonian museum will incorporate music production equipment owned by the late Detroit hip-hop artist James Yancey, known as J Dilla.

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CBS Local

Reward Offered For Tips In Hit-And-Run Death Of Detroit Grandmother

Crime Stoppers is offering a $2,5000 reward for a tip leading to an arrest in the hit-and-run death of a Detroit woman .

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Detroit Free Press

Bond insurers vow to fight Detroit pensioners' bankruptcy vote

Two major bond insurers that could lose billions on Detroit's bankruptcy blasted the city's plan to pay retirees more than financial creditors and vowed to fight retirees' endorsement of the deal.

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The Nation

Struggle for Water Rights in Detroit Is Showing How to Fight (and Beat) Austerity

The austerity agenda as it plays out on the ground in American cities is often so relentless in demanding cuts in public services that it is easy to imagine that it cannot be upended.

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Detroit Free Press

Ozone Action Day: Steamy temps, possible thunderstorms for metro Detroit

A young child plays in the water at the fountain in front of GM Headquarters in Detroit.

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Detroit Free Press

3 teens accused of graffiti felonies in Detroit to appear in court

From left, Isabella Mary Meteer, 18; Mary Elizabeth Harder, 17; and Mackenzie Lynn Snitgen, 17, appear for a pre-exam hearing Tuesday morning with their attorneys in 36th District Court.

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Detroit Free Press

Study: Michigan child poverty up, teen deaths down

A Head Start volunteer helps a child brush her teeth at Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church at 2080 W. Grand Blvd. in Detroit on Wednesday, March 13, 2013.

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Detroit Free Press

Meet the 5 best mayors in Detroit history

Detroit honors some of its best with monuments and courthouses. We honor one of the worst with a convention center.

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Detroit News

Increased police attention at Detroit complex sends crime rates plummeting

L'Tonya Ford of Detroit gives a tour of her residence, Martin Luther King Apartments.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Free Republic

Detroit Residents Fight Back Over Water Shutoff:...

The beleaguered city says a water shutoff is essential to recoup $89m in overdue bills.

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Detroit Free Press

US Airways' Detroit-Washington nonstops get welcome reprieve

After the American Airlines/US Airways merger this spring, the U.S. Department of Justice forced the two airlines to forfeit dozens of routes from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in Arlington, Va.

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MLive.com

Jury selection in Renisha McBride porch-killing case continues Tuesday in Detroit

The tedious process of selecting a jury in the case against Theodore Wafer, the 55-year-old Dearborn Heights man accused in the porch-killing of Detroit teen Renisha McBride, could take up to four days, Wayne County Circuit Judge Dana Hathaway says.

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Detroit Free Press

The Michigan Traveler: Jabbed in the back at 30,000 feet

Dear Traveler: I can hardly stand to fly because the person sitting behind me always punches their seat-back entertainment screen so hard I can feel it through the seat into my back.

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Detroit Free Press

Lawsuit seeks to order Detroit to restore water service

I thought it'd be nice to have a dog that would grow up with our children, that would be a best... Hundreds participate in a march and rally calling for a moratorium on water shutoffs on Friday.

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