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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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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

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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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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Detroit police union agrees to tentative deal in bankruptcy breakthrough

Exterior view of the new Detroit Public Safety Headquarters in Detroit on Friday June 28, 2013.

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WXYZ

Duggan reveals plan to seize Detroit drug houses

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan is telling the owners of homes that are being used for illegal drug activity to clean up their act - or the city will come after the properties.

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Detroit Free Press

Nearly $1 million available for Detroit water customers who've received shut-off notices

People eligible for the Detroit Residential Water Assistance Program must live in single-family dwellings in the city, have received a shutoff notice and be at or below 200% of the federal poverty guidelines or participating in public-assistance programs.

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Detroit Free Press

EM Kevyn Orr gives Detroit officials, appointees 5% pay raise

Detroit emergency manager Kevynn Orr takes questions from reporters after a speech he gave on May 30, 2014.

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Northern Michigan News

Wayne State plans Detroit Equity Action Lab

Wayne State University has received a $1.3 million grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation to support a new effort to address issues of structural racism in Detroit.

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Detroit Free Press

Detroit man admits to burning Qurans in Dearborn

A Detroit man born in Iraq who says he has a history of psychological problems has admitted to burning Qurans in Dearborn on three separate occasions over the past month.

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Video: The case for historic preservation, not just demolition, in Detroit's war on blight

Last week, Mayor Mike Duggan and other dignitaries celebrated the city's efforts to remediate blight in conjunction with the demolition of a 19th century warehouse building on Fort Street.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Detroit News

Detroit meteorologist loses sight in eye after fireworks accident

A local meteorologist remains hospitalized after a fireworks accident over the Fourth of July weekend caused him to lose sight in an eye.

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Detroit News

Cavanagh lands two labor endorsements for Wayne exec

State Rep. Phil Cavanagh, a candidate for Wayne County executive, received two key labor endorsements Monday as he seeks to challenge incumbent Robert Ficano in a crowded primary field.

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Detroit Free Press

Last chance to mail Detroit bankrutpcy ballots to meet postal deadline

City of Detroit retirees and city employees with pension claims in Detroit's bankruptcy probably need to cast ballots today, July 7, 2014, to meet a Friday postal delivery deadline.

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