94-Year-Old Mildred Madison Traveled 300 Miles From Chicago Area To Detroit To Make Sure Her Vote Counted"This is my 72nd year to vote," Mildred said. “I wasn't gonna miss this at all. It was most important. No matter what I had to do.”
Virginia McCaskey To Head To Detroit To Watch Bears' Opener; Bears Hope To See Return Of Fans At Soldier Field This SeasonThe Bears will not be having any fans at Soldier Field to start the season, but one of their biggest fans will be traveling to Detroit to watch their opener.
Chicago Not Ranked Highly Among List Of Hardest Working Cities In AmericaThe city that works, apparently doesn’t work very hard, according to a new study by Wallet Hub.
Lightfoot Nominates Maurice Cox, Former Head Of Detroit City Planning, As Chicago Planning CommissionerMayor Lori Lightfoot on Wednesday officially nominated Maurice Cox for Chicago Commissioner of Planning and Development.
Detroit Tigers End Five-Game Losing Streak With 9-7 Win Over Chicago White Sox ThursdayNicholas Castellanos had three hits and drove in a pair of runs as the Detroit Tigers ended a five-game losing streak with a 9-7 win over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday.
2 Investigator Exclusive: R. Kelly Investigated In Detroit For Claims He Had Sex With A 13-Year-Old, Later Gave Her HerpesR. Kelly, already charged with sex crimes in Chicago, is now under investigation in Michigan for allegedly sexually abusing a teenage girl in Detroit nearly two decades ago.
Fiat Chrysler: $4.5B Plan Would Add 6,500 Detroit-Area JobsFiat Chrysler says it's cutting about 1,400 jobs at a plant in Belvidere, Illinois, that makes Jeep Cherokees — a move the automaker says is unrelated to a major investment in the Detroit area that could add 6,500 workers.
Motown Museum Unveils Artifacts To Mark 60th AnniversaryThe Motown Museum is located where Gordy launched his music empire. Scores of stars, including the Supremes, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, and the Miracles, recorded hits there before Motown decamped to California in 1972.
Michelle Obama Surprises Detroit Students At Motown MuseumObama listened as the students spoke about their experiences in life and school and encouraged them to practice "discomfort" and not be afraid to try new things.
Detroit's 'Muscle Cars' May Be Losing StrengthMost muscle cars are owned by baby boomers, roughly 74 million people who were born from 1946 through 1964.
Family, Lifelong Friends, A U.S. President At Aretha Franklin's Funeral"Aretha lifted those of millions, empowering and inspiring the vulnerable, the downtrodden, and everyone who may have just needed a little love."
Aretha Franklin Comes Home To New Bethel Baptist ChurchDressed in a rose gold dress and gold sequined heels, Franklin's casket was surrounded by massive floral arrangements.
Stevie Wonder, Faith Hill Among All-Star Lineup For Aretha Franklin FuneralThe service will reflect Franklin's strong gospel roots. Among the gospel stars performing will be Marvin Sapp and Vanessa Bell Armstrong.
Police and Semi Trucks Prevent Suicide Attempt on Detroit FreewayAn incredible moment caught on camera. Tuesday morning, all lanes of I-696 in Detroit were closed in both directions as a man considered suicide.
Chicago-Bound Flight Diverted After Passenger Attacks Flight AttendantShuttle America Flight 3461, operating as United Express, with 69 passengers and 4 crew on board, was headed from LaGuardia Airport in New York to O’Hare International Airport when it was forced to make a stop in Detroit, because a female passenger had attacked a flight attendant.