Detroit News

Patti Smith and Fred Sonic Smith, New Miami Bar, 1980, by Sue Rynski, 1980, gelatin silver print.Image courtesy of the Detroit Institute of Arts.

See Detroit At Night

(DETROIT, MI) – Glittering skylines, quiet streets, raucous night clubs, and corner bars are just some of the images that appear in Detroit After Dark:…




Live coverage of the 2016 Ford Fireworks is schedule to start at 7:00pm on 27 June.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Fireworks Will Light Up Detroit River

(DETROIT, MI) – The Ford Fireworks will light up the Detroit skyline today starting at 9:48pm with picturesque views visible in downtown Detroit and beyond….


$680,000 in Championship Rings seized at Detroit Metro Airport.Photo courtesy of US Customs.

Championship Rings Seized At Metro Airport

(DETROIT, MI) – In late April, US Customs and Border Protection officers at Detroit Metropolitan Airport seized $680,000 in counterfeit NHL, NFL, and MLB championship…



Marathon Petroleum's Detroit refinery at night.Photo courtesy of Marathon Petroleum.

Detroit Air To Become Cleaner

(DETROIT, MI) – The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of Justice have announced an agreement with Ohio-based Marathon Petroleum Company that will…



Some of the Canadian dollars hidden inside a book that was seized by US Customs.Photo courtesy of US Customs.

Happy Ending To Phone Scam

(DETROIT, MI) – US Customs and Border Protection officers, working at the Fort Street Cargo Facility on April 26, examined a package that had been…


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Detroit Leading Bike-Share Movement

(DETROIT, MI) – Detroit Bikes, North America’s only large-scale bicycle manufacturer, and Motivate, the nation’s leading bike-share operator, announced that Motivate’s bikes will now be…