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North American International Auto Show: Cars Are the Stars [Video]

The 2014 North American International Auto Show in Detroit kicked off Monday with news media preview days.

Monday and Tuesday are the two days when automakers introduce their new products to the world via the media. The show for the general public opens Saturday, and runs through runs through Jan. 26 at Cobo Center.

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2014 NHL Winter Classic: Red Wings vs. Maple Leafs [Video]

The 2014 NHL Winter Classic has the Detroit Red Wings facing the Toronto Maple Leafs.

The two NHL teams are playing outside in front of more than 105,000 at The Big House of Michigan Stadium on the campus of the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Mich

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Ski Team Schusses In Inner-City Detroit [Video]

When you think Detroit, do you think skiing?

The answer is no.

Well, this gang changed all that. They brought in snow and performed tricks in some abandoned parts of Detroit.

The police even came out to greet them (most likely four hours later) and told them to leave

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Three Michigan Cities Land On Forbes’ ‘Most Miserable’ List For 2013

Forbes has been heaping praise on Grand Rapids over the last couple of years naming us, among other things, the best city to raise a family in and one of the top 15 cities with emerging downtowns. But, it turns out the magazine doesn't heap praise on the entire Mitten State. Three Michigan cities have landed on their 2013 list of America's Most Miserable cities.

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New Batman And Superman Movie To Be Filmed In Michigan

The always controversial Michigan film incentive program is bringing a major movie to Michigan.

The upcoming Batman and Superman movie will be filmed in Michigan.

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New Kid Rock Video For “Detroit, Michigan”

Kid Rock's new album, Rebel Soul, is scheduled for release on November 19th. The first single is "Let's Ride", which can currently be heard regularly on WGRD. A music video for another song from the album called "Detroit, Michigan" has been released in support of Pure Michigan.

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Vote For Your Favorite Detroit Tiger Of All Time – Round 3 [Poll]

The Detroit Tigers have been no stranger to the World Series, appearing in the Fall Classic 10 times and winning the series 4 of those times.  The Detroit Tigers have fostered some extremely great players throughout the years.  We want to know "What is your favorite Detroit Tiger of all time?"  We took 32 of the best Tigers in history and pitted them up against each other in a bracket tournament to determine who the most popular Detroit Tiger is.

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2012 World Series: Giants Sweep Tigers With 4-3 Extra-Inning Win

Marco Scutaro's line drive single scored Ryan Theriot with the go-ahead run in the top of the 10th inning, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Detroit Tigers, 4-3, on Sunday night in Detroit to complete a four-game sweep of the 2012 World Series.

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Detroit Man Wins All Of The Carnival Games… Ever [FBHW]

It's not uncommon to head back from a carnival or amusement park with a stuffed animal or two.  Carnival games aren't meant to be easy, in fact they are set up to be surprisingly hard.  But, Peter Drakos of Detroit, Michigan has mastered these tricky games.  The 64-year-old car salesman has become so good at these games that several midways across the country have put limits on the number of prizes a single person can win.  "I don't want to say it's all because of me, but it's all because of me," Drakos said.

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Nickelback Reacts To Negative Press On Lions Thanksgiving Day Half-Time Performance (VIDEO)

I love a band with a sense of humor and the guys in Nickelback certainly have that. Watch the funny vid of the "supposed" Nickelback Label Management team doing some absurd spin-doctoring. One idea: dress the band members like Alice Cooper, Tom Selleck and Robo-Cop in hopes that those indigenous to the motor city will love them

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Kid Rock A Racist?

From the associated press comes this story out of Detroit.  Seems because Kid Rock uses the Confederate flag in some of his performances, he's been deemed a racist.

Kid Rock is scheduled to receive the Great Expectations Award from the Detroit chapter of the NAACP on May 1st and many aren't happy with the award being given to someone who uses props that are symbolic to racism

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Detroit police release video of ambush on station

Detroit police video of precinct shoot-out: Disturbing video footage was released by Detroit Police Chief Ralph Godbee showing the rampage as Lamar Moore entered a police station Jan. 23 and shot four officers before he was killed in return fire

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