UAW to GM: Stop playing games

Friday was day 26 of the strike in a week that's seen General Motors leader Mary Barra and UAW leadership meet behind closed doors. But another week still without a resolution.

Sterling Heights man pleads guilty to exporting gun parts in toys

A Sterling Heights man has pleaded guilty to exporting gun parts to Australia. He hid them inside toy motorcycles in order to avoid detection. Rrok Martin Camaj, a 34-year-old, sent firearm parts to Australia from March 2018 to January 2019. The parts included pistol frames, firing pins, springs, ejectors, and magazines that were sent through the mail to other cohorts. After they arrived in Australia, they were reassembled into "operable firearms." 

In 1969 the Rouge River burned. 50 years and more than a billion dollars later, life has returned to the water

In 1969, a worker on the Rouge River dropped his torch into the water. The flame ignited oil from an accidental spill from the nearby Shell refinery by the I-75 overpass. It lit the river on fire - and hardly anyone cared. Now, 50 years later, with the aid of thousands of volunteers, the cooperation of hundreds of groups and more than a billion dollars, the restoration of the river and its watershed has become a paradigm for how others should clean their polluted rivers.

"This is bullsh*t," Harrison Township man charged with fleeing police, unhappy with rescheduled hearing

Clint Washington Jr. a 33-year-old man from Harrison Township is charged with several felonies after police tried to pull Washington over in the area of 16 Mile and Jefferson. Already wanted after he never showed up for a murder trial in 2018, police had been seeking Washington when on Aug. 26 they tried to pull him over. Washington instead drove away, leading police on a chase. His hearing to determine if Washington's case would go to trial was postponed due to scheduling conflicts - much to his disapproval.

"I don't believe he did it," Dad defends son charged with killing girlfriend in Warren

Marcus Mclean went over to his girlfriend's house on Sunday morning in Warren to engage in sexual activities when something went wrong. Police report that something went awry when McLean pulled a gun out and shot Derika Blessit in the head, killing her. Mother to one of his children, Mclean is charged with second-degree murder and is currently being held without bond.