Welcome To Detroit
Motown or the Motor City - Detroit is famous as the automobile capital of the world. Many may not realize that Detroit has an international riverfront, with Windsor, Ontario Canada across the river, a major casino destination, an amazing collection of pre-depression skyscrapers and the second largest theater district in the country.
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Known for auto shows, recently created Autopalooza (really a bunch of different auto events throughout the year) is a great place to start, visitors should also consider taking in some of the less expected events in Detroit such as Youmacon (similar to Comicon, but for Japanese pop culture), the annual Michigan Elvisfest and the Movement Electronic Music Festival. Search for top events in Detroit
Downtown - Detroit's business district, the second largest theatre district in the US, sports stadiums and casinos.
Midtown-New Center - The center of arts and culture in the city, with great art galleries, museums and food and drink.
East Side - Detroit's eastside, home of Belle Isle Park, a Detroit gem, this 982-acre island park is situated on the Detroit River between the United States and Canada.
Southwest Side - Home of the Detroit Tigers baseball stadium and a great place to explore ethnic foods and restaurants.
West Side - Primarily residential area, home to historic neighborhoods and LGBTQ friendly Palmer Park.
Hamtramck-Highland Park - Highland Park has been in decline and caution should be taken visting this area. Hamtramck is known for its roots as a Polish community and its great nightlife, bars and restaurants.
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Detroit News and Events
Critics say police patrol outside furniture store for revenue; police chief says he's trying to keep people safe
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Questions are being raised about "lockdown anxiety" at K-12 schools andwhat is being asked ofchildren as young as 5 during active shooter training.
A group of Democrats wants U.S. Rep. Justin Amash to be one of the representatives who prosecutes the impeachment case against President Donald Trump in Senate
The Detroit auto show in January has typically been the busiest time at the former Cobo Center. Bit by bit, new events are filling the void.
The U.S. Naval Academy is investigating possible "white power" hand gestures flashed by students during a pregame show for the Army-Navy football game
A report last week alleging the Detroit Police narcotics unit is fraught with corruption calls for urgent reform of the police force
Senate Democrats are proposing a weekslong Senate impeachment trial seeking testimony from four new witnesses including John Bolton and Mick Mulvaney
The LGBT advocacy group GLAAD called the decision to remove the Zola ads "discriminatory" and hypocritical.
Snow accumulations of up to 2 inches in some areas Sunday in west Michigan
Bowl practices are about preparing for the game, but they also provide additional practice time for players expected to take on larger roles the following season.
The Spartans must replace five starters on defense and at least a couple on offense, namely the quarterback.
It was only a matter of time before the deep ball started to drop for freshman wing Franz Wagner.
"There are already criminal laws that can punish people who beat up school bus drivers."
Ballet Folklrico De Detroit featured performers offering dances from seven of Mexico's 32 states in traditional handmadecostumes at Senate Theater
The second round of The Detroit News Holiday Cheer for Charity continues through noon Dec. 23 with a call for donations to five finalists
Mass abuse of the opioid tramadol spans continents, from India to Africa to the Middle East, creating international havoc
Mundipharma is the international affiliate of Purdue Pharma the maker of OxyContin, widely blamed for unleashing the American overdose epidemic
Imagine finding yourself in prison, facing a life sentence for a crime you didn't commit. Can you envision the pain to you and your family?
The gun struck a 21-year-old victim in his chest, and left a graze wound on the back of a 30-year-old victim's head
Something is being done. Lots of things. But not fast enough to soothe Thunberg and the adults who exploit her
Tech company sees future in getting paid by customers who will pay by mile to use robot vehicles for delivering goods or transporting groups of people
The rapper apologizes, says he'll take time to be with his family and he'll 'come back much stronger and better in 2020'
Several Michigan players said they don't think any Wolverines will sit out the Citrus Bowl against Alabama.
Michigan quarterback and MVP Shea Patterson said the Wolverines are focusing on themselves.
Roseville police says both victims are in their early 20s. The male is in serious condition. The female is in critical condition.
Bitter partisan disagreement continues over whether the ultimate constitutional punishment fits the nature of the president's alleged misconduct
Tom Izzo has made it clear from before the season began that the power forward spot would be a work in progress.
The chips were sold in the Traverse City area, MSU convenience stores, and in Ann Arbor and Detroit locations and quickly sold out
The outdoor installation by Kenny Irwin Jr. is at The Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit
Police said the suspect opened fire at officers, who returned fire
Michigan defensive end Kwity Paye on the challenge of playing Alabama in the Citrus Bowl.
When is your team playing? And where can you watch or listen to it on TV and radio?
After two victories and two games where the Red Wings did plenty of positive things, it was back to normal Sunday.
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Coach Jeff Blashill is disappointed with the Wings' performance in a 4-2 loss to Los Angeles.
Filip Zadina talks about his confident play, and positive comments from coach Jeff Blashill.
Referred to as The Shemmys, the Michigan football awards show names the teams top players for the year
Patterson had 2,828 yards, 22 TDs and six interceptions and finished the season setting a Michigan record with three straight 300-yard passing games.
With National Signing Day only a few days away, Michigan State has reportedly landed a commitment from one of its most intriguing targets.
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Kings 4, Red Wings 2
Minnesota toppled undefeated and third-ranked Ohio State, 84-71, for coach Richard Pitino's first win against a top-five team.
Kluber led by example and excellence in Cleveland. The Rangers are hoping he can do the same for them.
Dwayne Haskins and Terry McLaurin made some old college magic with their old college coach looking on.
Tramon Williams fell on Jesper Horstead's fumble at the 2-yard line to end Green Bay's 21-13 victory over the Bears.
Lock finished 18 of 40 for 208 yards with an oh-my interception in the end zone, and the result was a 23-3 blitzing.
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Members of the Ballet Folklorico De Detroit perform at their 6th Annual Holiday Concert at the Senate Theater in Detroit.
Beyond the complex issues of balancing huge contracts with returning value in a trade, Pistons owner Tom Gores doesn't appear to be in fire-sale mode.
Perriman setting single-game career-highs with 113 receiving yards and three TDs to help Tampa Bay beat his father's former team.
There's not much left to say after seven straight losses, but Justin Rogers and John Niyo try their best after Sunday's 38-17 defeat.
By playing a 10th game, that put the first year of Zadina's three-year, entry-level contract into effect.
As the Lions have done so many times during their seven-game losing streak, they didn't have the answers in crunch time and fell,38-17.
The Detroit Lions take on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan, on Dec. 15, 2019.
Oregon 71, Michigan 70, OT
Michigan State Spartans basketball vs. Oakland University at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, Michigan on December 14, 2019.
Before the automobile, horses were the main mode of transportation, from carts to sleighs to streetcars
Supporters of President Donald Trump hold signs along Woodward Avenueat a "No Impeachment" rally in Bloomfield Hills.
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