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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.
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.
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.
Democratic candidates at the first night of the second 2020 Democratic presidential debate in Detroit, Michigan, on July 30, 2019.

A fight among candidates on the debate stage revealed Democrats are more divided on immigration than it might seem

"If you want to come into this country, you should at least ring the doorbell," Rep. Tim Ryan said in a rebuke of Sen. Elizabeth Warren.
Detroit, Michigan, is one of several cities that is incentivizing new residents to move there.

9 US cities that are paying people thousands of dollars to move there

To lure out-of-state workers, some American cities are offering new residents big incentives to move there.
An auction home in Detroit with a starting bid of $1,000.

Run-down and vacant homes in Detroit are being auctioned off for as little as $1,000. All homeowners have to do is get them into livable condition in ...

There are no hidden fees, no credit checks, and all the title work is done before the home is listed. But you'll have six months to renovate it.

Detroit police are warning of a possible serial killer after 3 women were found murdered in vacant homes

Police Chief James Craig told reporters at a press conference that three recent murders bore striking similarities.