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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 $9,900 which is roughly $36/per square foot. More Detroit information.

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2 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

Special smartphone app lets you help Detroit fight its blight problem

With a smartphone and special app, you can help the City of Detroit stay on top of its blight removal efforts by snapping shots of derelict properties and texting them to a public database.

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6 hrs ago | MLive.com

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. announces North American Tour with three Michigan shows - two in Detroit

The Detroit duo Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. announced Thursday plans for a fall North American tour that kicks off Oct. 17 in Seattle and ends with two shows at Pontiac's Crofoot Ballroom.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Highlights: How Detroit will slash $7 billion in debt during bankruptcy

Internal City of Detroit documents obtained by the Free Press spell out the percentage cuts for each group creditors, with the city predicting it will be able to dump more than $7 billion in debt and liabilities, or about 74%, in Chapter 9 bankruptcy.

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Detroit Free Press

Miller Buckfire to collect $28 million for Detroit bankruptcy work

New York-based investment bank Miller Buckfire is expected to collect a fee of $28 million if the city of Detroit is able to restructure its debt in bankruptcy, according to an internal city document obtained by the Free Press.

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Free Republic

Vice President Joe Biden to speak at Netroots Nation 2014 in Detroit, Michigan

Organizers of Netroots Nation, America's largest annual gathering of progressive activists, took the wraps off of a major and welcome surprise this afternoon with the announcement that Vice President Joe Biden would be coming to Detroit to speak to the convention during a special Thursday afternoon general session.

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Detroit Free Press

Clergy members among those arrested at Detroit water shutoff protest

A woman is arrested during a protest at East Grand Boulevard entrance to Homrich Wrecking Inc. in Detroit over city water shutoffs on Thursday, July 10, 2014.

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Detroit Free Press

Detroit boy found in basement tells of daily abuse, threats, extreme workouts

Twice a day, every day, Charlie Bothuell V told authorities, he had to complete workouts: 100 pushups, 200 sit-ups, 100 jumping jacks, 25 curls on each arm with a 25-pound weight and thousands of revolutions on an elliptical machine.

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Daily Press & Argus

Detroit boy found in basement tells of daily abuse, threats, extreme workouts

Twice a day, every day, Charlie Bothuell V told authorities, he had to complete workouts: 100 pushups, 200 sit-ups, 100 jumping jacks, 25 curls on each arm with a 25-pound weight and thousands of revolutions on an elliptical machine.

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Lansing State Journal

Broom-wielding Detroit teacher too traumatized to work, attorney says

A Detroit high school teacher who said she was fired for breaking up a fight with a broom -- and then offered her job back -- is too traumatized to return to class, according to her attorney.

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Detroit Free Press

2 more face sentencing in Steve Utash Detroit mob attack today

Two more men who pleaded guilty in a mob attack on a Detroit-area motorist are returning to court for their sentence.

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The Detroit News

Detroit's maternal death rate triple the nation's

Detroit women are dying from pregnancy-related causes at a rate three times greater than for the nation.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Windsor Star

Detroit water shut-offs prompt protestors to carry Windsor H2O cross border

Demeeko Williams, Co-ordinator of the Detroit Water Brigade and volunteer Stephanie Howells sort through jugs of drinking water that will be distributed to those in need in Detroit, Michigan on July 9, 2014.

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Detroit Free Press

Boxing legend Thomas Hearns joins effort to fight Detroit blight

Boxing great Thomas 'Hitman' Hearns has joined an effort to fight blight in the Detroit neighborhood where he grew up.

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Detroit Free Press

Boxing legend Thomas Hearns joins effort to fight Detroit blight

Boxing great Thomas "Hitman" Hearns has joined an effort to fight blight in the Detroit neighborhood where he grew up.

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Detroit Free Press

Detroit water department just now sending shut-off crews to commercial customers

A water shut off notice received by a city resident that was sent by the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department.

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Detroit Free Press

Michigan Theatre building, where Eminem's '8 Mile' was shot, up for auction

The starting bid is $1 million for the roughly 40% occupied Michigan Theatre at 220 Bagley Avenue.

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Huntington News

Detroit Man Pleads Guilty in Large Huntington Heroin Bust

A Detroit man who led a conspiracy with other individuals to distribute heroin in Huntington in 2013 and 2014 pleaded guilty to a federal drug charge, announced U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin.

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Patch.com

Will You? 'The Bachelor' and 'The Bachelorette' Announce Metro Detroit Casting Call

If you've always wanted your dating life paraded on network TV every week, you're in luck: ABC's hit reality shows, " The Bachelor " and " The Bachelorette ," are coming to metro Detroit looking for eligible singles ages 21 and older.

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Detroit News

Detroit water

Chester Clemons, a water shut-off technician for Detroit, turns off water to a home in the Palmer Woods neighborhood on Tuesday.

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Detroit Free Press

Men charged in Westland teens' slayings to be back in court today

The men charged with robbing and murdering two Westland teens have a hearing today to determine if they will stand trial for the deaths of Jacob Kudla, 18, and Jourdan Bobbish, 17. A passerby found the their decomposing bodies in a field on Detroit's east side near the Coleman A. Young International Airport in July 2012.

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