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‘New’ Metro Times crosses ethical line with ads masquerading as stories

‘New’ Metro Times crosses ethical line with ads masquerading as stories

A series of questionable moves has demoralized some staff members and raises questions about the direction of the "superweekly."…

Elderly Detroiter accused of shooting at WXYZ news crew

Elderly Detroiter accused of shooting at WXYZ news crew

An 88-year-old man who had been recently robbed at gunpoint at his house shot at a WXYZ news crew Monday as they tried to interview him about his traumatic experience,…

Veteran Detroit News reporter caught up in sex scandal with state treasurer’s ex-wife

Veteran Detroit News reporter caught up in sex scandal with state treasurer’s ex-wife

The Detroit News has removed its veteran city hall reporter from his beat following allegations that he was having an affair with the estranged wife of state Treasurer Andy Dillon. …

Is racism or bias leading local coverage of Detroit’s mayoral campaign?

Is racism or bias leading local coverage of Detroit’s mayoral campaign?

Duggan is being trumpeted by the media as the most electable white mayoral candidate since the early 1970s. The story is leading most local news sites, and he hasn't officially…

Council President Pugh shows no shame in lobbying for staffer’s restaurant

Council President Pugh shows no shame in lobbying for staffer’s restaurant

Pugh again took time out of a public meeting today to urge the audience and TV viewers to vote for Detroit Vegan Soul, owned by staffer Kirsten Ussery, as part…

Detroit News continues to drum up hatred of city and its leaders

Detroit News continues to drum up hatred of city and its leaders

In the latest drumbeat of conservative rhetoric, Detroit News columnist Daniel Howes exploits fears that liberal leaders, er, "Guardians of Decline," are bent on destroying their own city. …