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Detroit firefighters are being investigated after posing in front of a burning house on New Year’s Eve

The photo was initially posted on the Detroit Fire Incidents Facebook page, with the caption "Crews take a moment to get a selfie on New Years!"

The 32 places Uber and Lyft drivers earn the most, according to the data

The Bay Area in California takes first place, with drivers earning on average $23.28 per hour in December 2019.
A screengrab from local news shows the chemical entering the roadway

Part of a Detroit interstate was closed because of a cancer-causing chemical spill

Local officials said they were working in overdrive to make sure the chemical doesn't end up in water supplies.
Vincent Orr stands in front of his newly renovated home in Detroit, Michigan.

A Detroit man bought an abandoned house in the city for $2,100 and spent 9 months renovating it for his mom. Here’s how he did it — a...

We caught up with Vincent Orr, a native Detroiter who purchased a home for his mother through a daily auction in June 2017.
Detroit, Michigan, is one of several cities that is incentivizing new residents to move there.

10 US cities that will pay you thousands of dollars just to move there

To lure out-of-state workers, some American cities are offering new residents big incentives to move there.
Michael and Cynthia Gray.

A homeless Detroit man bought an abandoned house for $1,500 and spent 10 years renovating it for his wife. Here’s how he did it — and what...

When Michael Gray bought the home, it was in bad shape. It was infested with mites, spiders, and mice — and the toilet didn't work.
Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan

A Detroit university just agreed to provide city high school grads free tuition — and it’s pointing to a nationwide trend toward lessening...

Michigan is in the top ten worst states for student loan debt, and state schools charge slightly higher tuition than the national average.
DeAngelo Martin, 34, is being investigated for multiple homicides.

A woman says she escaped a suspected serial killer in Detroit by stabbing him with a box cutter and diving out a window

Authorities had warned residents in June that a possible serial killer and rapist in Detroit was targeting sex workers in their 50s.
Sen. Bernie Sanders during the first round of the second 2020 Democratic debate in Detroit, Michigan.

Bernie Sanders touted his anti-NRA credentials at the Democratic debate, but his actual legislative record is more complicated

Bernie Sanders' votes on major pieces of gun legislation include one against 1993's Brady Bill, which imposed a waiting period and background checks.
Democratic candidates at the first night of the second 2020 Democratic presidential debate in Detroit, Michigan, on July 30, 2019.

12 biggest takeaways from the first of two 2020 Democratic presidential debates in Detroit

The first of two 2020 Democratic debates in Detroit highlighted just how divided candidates are on big issues like healthcare and immigration.