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United Way and 24G Team Up on Digital Simulation to Teach Empathy

UNITED WAY AND 24G TEAM UP ON DIGITAL SIMULATION TO TEACH EMPATHY

We've heard a lot, especially since the presidential election in 2016, about how technologies like social media are effectively reducing...

Raf Simon & adidas Reunite for Fall/Winter 2018 Detroit Runner Colorways

RAF SIMON & ADIDAS REUNITE FOR FALL/WINTER 2018 DETROIT RUNNER COLORWAYS

After dropping new Ozweego colorways this summer - celebrating Belgium and the USA - Raf Simons and adidas have now revisited the Detroit...

 
 
 
Rosario's HR in 8th leads Twins past Tigers 5-4

ROSARIO'S HR IN 8TH LEADS TWINS PAST TIGERS 5-4

MINNEAPOLIS - Eddie Rosario hit a tiebreaking homer in the eighth inning and the Minnesota Twins scored all of their runs with longballs,...

WATCH: Joe Mauer hits first career leadoff homer

WATCH: JOE MAUER HITS FIRST CAREER LEADOFF HOMER

Joe Mauer hit his second homer in as many nights during the Minnesota Twins' 7-5 loss to Detroit.

 
 
 
Aretha Franklin's Funeral Set for Aug. 31 in Detroit

ARETHA FRANKLIN'S FUNERAL SET FOR AUG. 31 IN DETROIT

Aretha Franklin's funeral will be held Aug. 31 in her hometown of Detroit. The late singer's publicist, Gwendolyn Quinn, said Friday...

Aretha Franklin Will Be Laid to Rest in Detroit Following a Public Viewing

ARETHA FRANKLIN WILL BE LAID TO REST IN DETROIT FOLLOWING A PUBLIC VIEWING

Aretha Franklin will be laid to rest on Friday, Aug. 31. Gwendolyn Quinn, the publicist for the late singer, told the Associated Press...

 
 
 
Smokey Robinson Talks His Longtime Friend Aretha Franklin: 'Aretha Was My Ace'

SMOKEY ROBINSON TALKS HIS LONGTIME FRIEND ARETHA FRANKLIN: 'ARETHA WAS MY ACE'

Smokey Robinson and Aretha Franklin grew up together in a Detroit neighborhood that raised a number of music's brightest stars,...

Aretha Franklin's funeral details announced

ARETHA FRANKLIN'S FUNERAL DETAILS ANNOUNCED

A public viewing will be held from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Aug. 28 and Aug. 29 at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History...

 
 
 
 
 
 
National Portrait Gallery Honors Aretha Franklin with Special Exhibition

NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY HONORS ARETHA FRANKLIN WITH SPECIAL EXHIBITION

This past Thursday, Aretha Franklin passed away at the age of 76 from advanced pancreatic cancer at her home in Detroit. To pay tribute...

Billionaire Dan Gilbert has already bet $5.6 billion on Detroit's future, but money can't solve his biggest challenge

BILLIONAIRE DAN GILBERT HAS ALREADY BET $5.6 BILLION ON DETROIT'S FUTURE, BUT MONEY CAN'T SOLVE HIS BIGGEST CHALLENGE

Dan Gilbert moved his mortgage company Quicken Loans to downtown Detroit in 2010 and founded his real-estate company Bedrock a year...

 
 
 
Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, Passes Away at 76

ARETHA FRANKLIN, THE QUEEN OF SOUL, PASSES AWAY AT 76

Aretha Franklin has passed away at the age of 76. The singer and musician has been a staple in the music industry since the 1960s....

Bio Roundup: Big Approvals, ICER Influence, Drug-Price Pushback & More

BIO ROUNDUP: BIG APPROVALS, ICER INFLUENCE, DRUG-PRICE PUSHBACK & MORE

We'll start the roundup this week with two drug approvals that came late last Friday. Both were landmarks for the companies receiving...

 
 
 
BREAKING: Aretha Franklin Has Passed Away At Age 76

BREAKING: ARETHA FRANKLIN HAS PASSED AWAY AT AGE 76

The Queen of Soul has passed away. According to the Associated Press, Aretha Franklin died Thursday at her home in Detroit - her publicist...

Forsythe gets 5 hits, Twins outslug Tigers in 15-8 win

FORSYTHE GETS 5 HITS, TWINS OUTSLUG TIGERS IN 15-8 WIN

Logan Forsythe had a career-high five hits and Jorge Polanco drove in four runs as the Minnesota Twins outslugged the Detroit Tigers...

 
 
 
Ford to spend $740M to turn Detroit train station into tech HQ

FORD TO SPEND $740M TO TURN DETROIT TRAIN STATION INTO TECH HQ

Ford recently made news when it purchased the defunct Michigan Central Station. Closed in 1988, the former Amtrak hub is now going...

'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin, 76, dies at home in Detroit

'QUEEN OF SOUL' ARETHA FRANKLIN, 76, DIES AT HOME IN DETROIT

 
 
 
AfroTech: Could Detroit Be the Black Tech Capital of the Country?

AFROTECH: COULD DETROIT BE THE BLACK TECH CAPITAL OF THE COUNTRY?

Take a walk through the downtown core and it's obvious the Motor City has mounted a comeback. Downtown Detroit is unquestionably benefitting...

Queen of Soul: 1942-2018

QUEEN OF SOUL: 1942-2018

Aretha Franklin, universally acclaimed as the “Queen of Soul” and one of America's greatest singers in any style, died on Thursday...