Michigan's Governor Compared Flooding To Leaky Roof At Vacation Home

Metro Detroit is still pulling itself out from under water. The freeways are finally clear after the region was hit by torrential rain, but people are still dealing with flooded basements — some full of sewage — and other damage. Our governor can relate; he had holes in his vacation home roof once. » 8/14/14 8:50am 8/14/14 8:50am

Apple Shot A Commercial In Detroit; It's Great But Also Sucks

You should know by now that hardscrabble, downtrodden Detroiters lose their shit whenever: 1. A trendy store opens 2. A celebrity says something nice about the city or 3. A national commercial shows the city in a positive light. A recent Apple ad with No. 3 is putting our inferiority complex on full display this week. » 8/13/14 10:24am 8/13/14 10:24am

Detroit Woman Who Taught Stevie Wonder How To Play Piano Is Flat Broke

Most of our collective knowledge of Stevie Wonder colors him as a child prodigy who grew to become one of contemporary music's unmatched titans. But a pair of siblings who set him on that path are living their lives unrecognized, impoverished and out of touch with their famous friend. » 8/11/14 9:30am 8/11/14 9:30am