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  1. r. kelly
    R. Kelly Also Investigated in Detroit Over Alleged Sexual Assault of 13-Year-OldThis case is separate from the ten counts of aggravated criminal sexual assault the singer was charged with in Chicago.
  2. art fairs
    Detroit’s Famous Heidelberg Project Goes to the BeachWhat’s next for Tyree Guyton, and his famous DIY civic art installation.
  3. in memoriam
    How Detroit Said Goodbye to ArethaScenes from Aretha Franklin’s funeral week.
  4. the queen
    The Most Memorable Moments From Aretha Franklin’s FuneralOn Friday, the world paid tribute to the Queen of Soul.
  5. controversies
    Kid Rock Lashes Out at Civil-Rights Group Protesting His Detroit Concerts“I am a homeowner and taxpayer in the city of Detroit, so suck on that too!”
  6. Women’s March Organizers Announce a Women’s Convention in DetroitThe convention will take place in October, ahead of the 2018 midterm elections.
  7. weekend box office
    Marred by Controversy, Detroit Is Off to a Sluggish Start at the Box OfficeWas the movie hurt commercially by an intensifying backlash?
  8. movie review
    Review: In Detroit, the Zero Dark Thirty Team Revisits TortureDirector Kathryn Bigelow induces a feeling of powerlessness in the viewer that’s beyond our capacity to imagine on our own.
  9. Why I Wrote DetroitMark Boal on the inspiration for his new movie about the 1967 Detroit riots.
  10. whew
    Kid Rock’s ‘Senate Run’ Could Be a Marketing Stunt for a RestaurantHe hasn’t filed FEC paperwork, but he did trademark “Kid Rock’s Made in Detroit Bar & Grill.”
  11. John Boyega Navigates the 1967 Riots in Kathryn Bigelow’s Detroit TrailerComing to theaters August 4.
  12. space of the week
    Inside Detroit’s Rapidly Growing Art-and-Design ScenePhotographer Michel Arnaud’s new book, Detroit: The Dream Is Now, captures the revitalization taking place in of one of America’s great cities.
  13. taxonomy
    2017 Is the Year of the Square PizzaWith the arrival of Detroit-style and newfangled grandma and pizza al taglio, plain old Sicilian suddenly has company.
  14. the chain cang
    World’s First Combination IHOP-Applebee’s Set to Open Next YearThe new mega-concept will open in downtown Detroit.
  15. whole foods
    Now Whole Foods Has to Deal With HepatitisAt least two people got ill after eating prepared foods at a Detroit store.
  16. today in donald trump
    Trump Successfully Reads Prepared Remarks at Black Detroit ChurchHe said he was there to listen and learn, then saw Ben Carson’s house and left.
  17. Trump Will Try Not to Be Himself During Interview With Black PastorThe Trump campaign has pre-written the candidate’s answers for his interview at a black church in Detroit this weekend.
  18. casting couch
    John Boyega Joins Bigelow’s Detroit Riots DramaThe drama is Bigelow’s first feature since Zero Dark Thirty.
  19. kathryn bigelow
    Kathryn Bigelow Is Making a Detroit Crime DramaSorry, Serial season 2 fans.
  20. Troops to Aid City That’s Gone Months Without Drinkable Tap Water, in AmericaThe National Guard heads to Flint, where 99,000 Americans have been drinking tainted tap water for months.
  21. giving thanks
    Jack White Opened a Record Store in DetroitThankful.
  22. deadly sins
    Detroit Pastor Shoots Man in His Church“This (expletive) got my (expletive) pregnant. Tick tock (expletive) and everybody with you.”
  23. The Chain Gang
    Someone Stole Papa John’s Beloved CamaroLuckily, Detroit police recovered it this morning.
  24. Preview Nick Cave’s ‘Here Hear’ in DetroitCave hopes to “interject the everyday experience of Detroit with transcendent moments.”
  25. videology
    Motor City Represents in ‘Detroit vs. Everybody’Featuring Eminem, Big Sean, Danny Brown, Royce da 5’9”, Trick Trick, and Dej Loaf. 
  26. 9 Artists on Why They Live in DetroitAfter 19 years in Brooklyn, Galapagos Art Space is moving to Detroit.
  27. moving on up
    Detroit to Finally Get Out of BankruptcyThe emergency manager is also stepping down.
  28. Living Wage
    This Restaurant That Pays $15 an Hour Is Killing It FinanciallyThey also happen to have really low turnover.
  29. detroit
    Detroit Power Grid Goes Down, Leaving Much of the City in the DarkThe outage affected public buildings like schools, police departments, and jails.
  30. crimes and misdemeanors
    ‘I Was Not Going to Cower,’ Says Homeowner Who Fatally Shot Unarmed Teen54-year-old Theodore Wafer took the stand to describe the night he killed 19-year-old Renisha McBride.
  31. Video Feed
    Middle-Eastern Restaurant Called the Bomb Won’t Change Its Name“I have jalapeños, that’s it.”
  32. crimes and misdemeanors
    Trayvon in Detroit? A Renisha McBride Shooting ExplainerTheodore Wafer has been charged with murder.
  33. Detroit
    Detroit Doughnut Shop Will Honor Hip-Hop’s J DillaBeats, rhymes, and icing.
  34. muni meltdown
    Detroit Is Having Its Art Collection AppraisedHard to watch.
  35. crimes and misdemeanors
    Kid Rock Offers $5000 for Attempted Burglary TipIt’s all in a blog post called “Don’t mess with a Motherfucker Like Me.”
  36. the national interest
    How Detroit Really Is Like AmericaReflections on an urban tragedy.
  37. muni meltdown
    Detroit Is BankruptIt’s the largest city in U.S. history to file for bankruptcy.
  38. Imports
    Does Coney Dog’s Sale Really Say Anything About L.A.’s Appetite?Owner Mike Binder thinks Angelenos have no room for a chili dog.
  39. st patrick's day
    The Best of the Worst of St. Patrick’s DayBinge drinking time is over; binge video-watching time begins.
  40. year in culture 2012
    Scott Brown’s Top 10 Theater Picks of 2012Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Death of a Salesman, and more.
  41. cold case
    Police to Search for Jimmy Hoffa’s Remains Under Suburban Detroit DrivewayA man dying of cancer contacted police with information.
  42. stage dive
    Theater Reviews: The Stage Dive Weekend RoundupDetroit, Sounding Beckett, and If There Is I Haven’t Found It Yet.
  43. I Want One
    Who Says Detroit’s in Trouble?The motor city pioneers another vehicle: the hot-dog helicopter.
  44. Mediavore
    Eating’s Effect on Aging; Homeless Teens Seek Cellphones Over FoodEating less may keep you young longer, which probably explains why we feel so ancient.
  45. whistling
    Watch an Epic Whistler Cover Ray Charles on an Old Talk ShowOnce upon a time, this guy went on a talk show and whistled “Georgia on My Mind.” It was weirder than it sounds.
  46. Openings
    Coney Dog Brings Detroit’s Favorite Chili Dogs to Sunset Blvd.And no, we don’t feel threatened by all this imported hot dog action.
  47. Mediavore
    Grain Company Profits Rise with Food Prices; Restaurant Toasts Bin Laden NewsGrain giant Archer Daniels Midland reports a huge jump in earnings while the rest of the country struggles with a new norm at the supermarket.
  48. bon mots
    Mayor Bloomberg: ‘Let Immigrants Come, As Long As They Go to Detroit’“You would populate Detroit overnight.”
  49. Celebrity Settings
    Where to Avoid Eating With The Insane Clown PosseWill Carney’s place n Violent J’s heart soon be replaced by Coney Dog?
  50. Coming Soon
    Chili Dogs and Faygo: Detroit Exiles Bringing Coney Dog to Sunset Blvd.We thought we had enough of transplants in our restaurant industry, but who isn’t rooting for Detroit?
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