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Detroit Mayor Dave Bing, left, and Boston Mayor Thomas Menino. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, Charles Krupa)

Mayor takes offense at ‘blow up’ Detroit comment

DETROIT (AP) — Detroit Mayor Dave Bing accused his Boston counterpart of insensitivity Tuesday after Thomas Menino told a magazine that if he ever visited the Motor City, he’d “blow up the place and start […]

09/03/2013

Author Elmore Leonard, 86, smiles during an interview at his home in Bloomfield Township, Mich. on Sept. 17, 2012. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Best-selling author Elmore Leonard dies at 87

DETROIT (AP) — He was the master of his genre, the Dickens of Detroit, the Chaucer of Crime. Every novel Elmore Leonard wrote from the mid-1980s on was a best-seller, and every fan of crime […]

08/20/2013

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