Seven-year-old Aiyana Stanley-Jones was shot and killed during a SWAT-style police raid in May, 2010. On Friday, the final charges against Joseph Weekley, the police officer who killed the girl, were dismissed. Read more...
Sounds like: The Detroit Cobras, The Sonics, The Jim Jones Revue Song: Seratones - Chokin' On Your Spit What's so good? On their Bandcamp profile, Shreveport, Louisiana's Seratones fancies themselves as musicians who will rock your socks...Show More Summary
Rochester, New York, circa 1905. "Granite Building, Main Street & St. Paul." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.
To summarize: Brooklyn continued its transformation into a refuge for the one percent. Rafael Nadal was upset and Novak Djokovic advanced to the Australian Open final. Marshawn Lynch Marshawn Lynched. A Detroit rapper partnered with a Toronto rapper and released a powerhouse of a song. Show More Summary
DETROIT — When a tweet from @CorrieBaldauf breaks into your Twitterstream, it is captivating and disorienting for a number of reasons. More often than not, she is live-tweeting her progress through her latest iteration of the Infinite Jest Project, an exercise in literature, obsession, and social media that Baldauf has been working on since 2013.
Big Sean counts his “Blessings” on his new single featuring Drake and Kanye West. Detroit’s finest and Drizzy team up again after their 2013 smash hit “All Me”. The track will appear on Sean’s upcoming third studio album ‘Dark Sky Paradise,’ which he recently revealed will be released on stores February 24th. Show More Summary
DETROIT (Reuters) - Honda Motor Co on Friday said it has confirmed that a Takata Corp air bag inflator ruptured in a Jan. 18 crash in Texas that killed the driver. Prior to this incident, Takata air bags had been linked to at least five deaths. Show More Summary
Two juries failed to reach a verdict in case of officer who fatally shot 7-year-old girl during 2010 raid
Seattle based outfitter, Filson introduced its first watch collection in partnership with Shinola. Assembled by hand in Shinola’s Detroit watch factory, the Filson watch collection includes two case designs, the Mackinaw Field and Journeyman (43mm and 44mm) and 25 styles. Show More Summary
Detroit police officer Joseph Weekley, who shot 7-year-old Aiyana Stanley-Jones in her sleep during a raid on her home in 2010, will not face any charges surrounding her death. Weekley was initially charged with involuntary manslaughter (a felony) and careless discharge of a firearm causing death (a misdemeanor) in connection to Aiyana’s death in 2011, [...]
The Detroit Red Wings are the third-best team in the Atlantic Division and are all but a lock to make the playoffs. Despite the numerous injuries to players like goaltender Jimmy Howard, winger Johan Franzen, center Stephen Weiss and...Show More Summary
I just like speeding on the highway with no body around, no thing around, except for street lamps, hung like rows of mechanical scarecrows.
DETROIT, MI — MLive, one of Michigan’s largest online news sources, has laid off two senior journalists who helped lead state coverage within the past month. John Barnes, the statewide projects coordinator for MLive Media Group, was let go recently. “Yeah, my job was eliminated,” said Barnes in an email. “We did great work for a long time. I am...
The Detroit News Union membership is declining. In fact, it's at an all-time low nationwide. And numbers dropped significantly in Michigan last year — the first full year the state was right to work. Rather than just fight against these trends, unions should devote themselves to offering their members better services.
Sounds like: J. Cole, Meek Mill Song: Big Sean - Blessings (Ft. Drake & Kanye West) What's so good? As momentum builds towards Big Sean's third release, Dark Sky Paradise, the Detroit MC has treated us to the album's first single, featuring...Show More Summary
After making its original debut at the 2013 Tokyo Motor Show, Toyota’s FV2 concept has put on a world tour in the last few years, including stops at the Geneva Motor Show and Detroit Auto Shows. Even though this wild-looking, four-wheeled,...Show More Summary
We’re all going to have to start taking Big Sean a whole lot more seriously. A few hours after he stole Meek Mill’s “B Boy” away from Meek and A$AP Ferg, Kanye’s Detroit progeny has thrown an absolute monster of a new song onto Soundcloud in the middle of the night. That song is called [...]
The Detroit Lions don't want to re-sign Ndamukong Suh. They absolutely, unequivocally have to bring back arguably the game's most destructive defensive tackle. And a fanbase starved for a consistent winner echoes that statement loudly. Yet, there are still those who don't think a defensive tackle is worth over $100 million. Show More Summary
French Kissers by tomburns For centuries they'd yelled "Vive la France!" before heading into battle, but when they heard the sounds made by The Demon and those face painted fret freaks from a little band called Kiss they swapped the France out for Rock 'n' Roll. Show More Summary
This is NOT right. Cop Who Fatally Shot Aiyana Jones Will No Longer Face Charges Joseph Weekley, the Detroit police officer who shot and killed sleeping 7-year-old Aiyana Jones during a filming of”The First 48?, is set to have ALL