| Apr 9, 2012
| 5:06 AM
DETROIT (AP) — The annual chore of putting together Detroit’s city budget for the upcoming fiscal year will begin in earnest in the coming days and will be performed by the mayor and City Council, instead of an emergency manager appointed by...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 1:31 PM
DETROIT (AP) — Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick repeatedly stuffed his bank account and paid off credit cards with hundreds of thousands of dollars in cash, the illegal fruit of a crooked politician who took bribes and left taxpayers "holding...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 12:40 PM
DETROIT (AP) — Ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick has been ordered to pay more each month toward his restitution to the state — a lot more.
Corrections spokesman Russ Marlan said Thursday that Kilpatrick now is on the hook for payments of...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 12:43 PM
DETROIT (AP) — Federal, state and local officials will work more closely to uncover and prosecute public corruption in the Detroit area.
The FBI announced Thursday the formation of a multi-agency task force.
Joining the FBI are the U.S. attorney&...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 3:56 PM
Looks like former Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick is going to take a gamble with his prison sentence. Today, he reportedly rejected a plea deal in his federal racketeering case.
The Detroit News reports that Kilpatrick would have served 15 years behind...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 4:35 PM
A book detailing the successes and struggles of ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick is expected to hit four area bookstores. A media company run by Kilpatrick's …...
| Feb 17, 2010
These days, cheating on your partner seems easier thanks to texting, social networking, and matchmaker sites. Technology also makes it easier to get caught.
The statistics are shocking: over half of married people admit cheating on their partner. But...
| May 25, 2010
| 10:53 AM
A judge has sentenced former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick to from one-and-a-half to five years in prison for violating the terms of his probation on an obstruction of justice conviction.
Kilpatrick asked Judge David Groner to show him compassion...
| Feb 17, 2010
Infidelity and technology. These days, cheating on your partner seems easier, thanks to texting, social networking and matchmaker sites. Technology also makes it easier to get caught.
The statistics are shocking: over half of the people in marriages have...
| Oct 18, 2010
| 2:55 PM
Detroit Mayor and basketball hall of famer was in West Michigan.
Dave Bing stopped in Grand Rapids to speak to the Economic Club on Monday. Bing spoke in front of hundreds of local businessmen and women at the J.W. Marriott about the progress he's making...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 4:18 PM
Disgraced former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick is now calling Dallas home.
He spent just over 14 months of a 5-year sentence at a state facility in Michigan for violating probation. Kilpatrick pleaded guilty in 2008 to 2 counts of obstruction of justice...