Detroit businessman Mike Ilitch offered to pay Parks' housing for as long as necessary after a 1994 burglary.

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G.O.O.D music rapper Big Sean has had one of the most incredible years of his career thus far in 2015, so it was only right that he close it all out with the ultimate benefit concert in his hometown. Taking to the stage at the Joe Louis arena in Detroit on Friday night, Sean Don […]

Dan Davis of Detroit might get our vote for father and neighbor of the year. In a time where there are so many depressing stories coming out of the Motor City, here’s a good one. Davis has turned a vacant lot in his neighborhood into a play and exercise area for kids and adults alike. It’s equipped […]

This story is beyond horrific. We can’t imagine what we would do if we were in this family’s shoes. A 27 -year-old woman Alicia Fox was found murdered in a vacant home in Detroit. That in and of itself is awful for any family to endure. But the young woman’s 6-year-old daughter and 8-month-old son […]

Before he linked up with the Joel Ortiz, Crooked I and Joe Budden to form Slaughterhouse, Royce Da 5’9” was one of the most feared lyricists the Motor City had to offer this side of Marshall Mathers. While Royce proved that he could play well with others on projects like the Eminem collab “Bad Meets […]

Huff Post is reporting that the lawyer for a man implicated in the shooting of 19-year-old Renisha McBride believes evidence will show her client’s actions were “justified.” McBride died after being shot in the face in the early hours of Saturday on the front porch of a home in Dearborn Heights, Mich., according to police. She had been […]

According to Gawker, Renisha McBride, a 19-year-old from Detroit, is presumed to have been asking for help after getting into a car accident when she knocked on the door of a Dearborn Heights home at 2:30 A.M. on Saturday. McBride’s family says McBride had been in a car accident and her cellphone was not working. Instead […]

Kwame Kilpatrick, Detroit’s former mayor, was just sentenced to 28 years in prison in a corruption case which also included racketeering conspiracy, fraud, and extortion. In this latest episode of “Celebrity Crime Files,” watch how everything with Kilpatrick went down, from him being elected into office into 2002 to lining his bank account with cash […]

Eminem decided to have some fun with college football announcers during halftime of a Michigan vs Notre Dame football game on Saturday. Mathers was on hand to plug his new video “Berzerk” and seemed to space out for a good minute on live air looking like a deer caught in headlights. When the video was […]

  Rapper Big Sean is all about his hustle. On his new single “Fire,” the Detroit rapper lets you know he isn’t about to stop working for anything or anybody. On the new song off his upcoming album “Hall of Fame,” Big Sean sends praises to his mother and father for helping him become the […]

    According to The New York Times, the city that gave us classic cars, Motown music and Coney Island chili dogs just went bankrupt! Yes you read it right they went bankrupt. According to Gov. Rick Snyder, “This is a difficult step, but the only viable option to address a problem that has been […]