Detroit

RADIO.COM Staff
June 01, 2020 - 7:51 am
More than 100 people were arrested in Detroit, Michigan on Sunday night as protesters rallied outside of Detroit Police Headquarters for a third night in a row.
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January 02, 2020 - 9:35 am
The head of the Detroit Fire Department says there will be an investigation into a controversial photo showing a group of firefighters posing in front of a burning house. The photo was posted on the Detroit Fire Incidents Facebook page just before midnight Tuesday, with the caption: "Crews take a...
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October 22, 2019 - 4:45 pm
A Macedonian woman is facing federal charges after authorities say her boyfriend tried to smuggle her into the U.S. on his wife's passport. According to a criminal complaint filed in U.S. District Court in Detroit, 52-year-old Lenche Krcoska and her boyfriend Rahim Javorovac, a former Michigan...
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August 01, 2019 - 7:00 am
Here are some of the highlights from Wednesday night’s Democratic debate: 1. More Joe Gaffe Woes Those anticipating a Joe Biden slip-up didn’t have to wait long. It began with introductions, when he asked Kamala Harris to “go easy on me, kid,” drawing backlash for what many saw as a condescending...
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July 31, 2019 - 8:51 pm
It didn’t take long for a Joe Biden gaffe — before the Democratic debate even started. The former VP was caught on a hot mic saying, “Go easy on me, kid” as he greeted California Sen. Kamala Harris . The Twitter backlash was swift, with many jumping on Biden for his choice of words toward Harris,...
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July 31, 2019 - 6:22 pm
DETROIT ( WWJ ) -- Nearly two dozen protestors were arrested for blocking a roadway in downtown Detroit late Wednesday afternoon ahead of the second night of the Democratic presidential primary debates at the Fox Theatre. More than 20 people sat down in the middle of the street at the intersection...
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Aretha Franklin lies in her casket at Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History during a public visitation in Detroit, Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018.
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August 28, 2018 - 10:53 am
DETROIT (AP) — Mourners began pouring into Detroit's Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History on Tuesday to pay their final respects to Aretha Franklin. They approached her gold-plated casket to the sounds of her gospel recordings. She was in repose, dressed in red from head to high-...
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Dreamstime
July 05, 2018 - 5:51 pm
BERKLEY, Mich. (AP) — A suburban Detroit library has decried an unidentified censor who concealed DVDs of movies from the racy "Fifty Shade" series. The Berkley library is now openly displaying the R-rated movies, accompanied by a sign that says hiding movies "is not how libraries work." Librarian...
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Dreamstime
June 02, 2018 - 1:55 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- There was a sad story out of Newark Airport this week. A dog on a cross country flight was found dead in its cage when it arrived on Wednesday. Michael Dellegrazie owned the pomeranian with his girlfriend. "I want to know what happened," he said, "The dog is not a pet,...
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