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FBI and Elkhart Police arrest woman for 2013 Michigan armed bank robbery

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:33:03 -0700

Working in conjunction, FBI and Elkhart Police officers arrested a woman Wednesday morning for her role in a 2013 armed robbery.David Porter, Supervisor of Public Affairs for the FBI Detroit office, says the woman arrested was Latona Gowdy. Gowdy was arrested at her place of employment in connection with a robbery at the G.W. Jones Exchange Bank in Edwardsburg, MI.

Speedy Ortiz Encounter the Supernatural in "American Horror" Video, Extend Tour

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:23:37 -0700

Photo by Daniel Topete Speedy Ortiz have shared the video for "American Horror", which is taken from this year's Real Hair EP. Directed by Peter Binswanger , it's a spoooooooky affair in which the band and their imaginations grapple with the supernatural. Check it out below. They've also extended their current tour, which includes dates with Ex Hex. Check out the full schedule below. Speedy ...

Rap/hip Hop fans: DMX, Naughty By Nature, EPMD, Slick Rick & Back Sheep headed to Detroit

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 10:54:49 -0700

DETROIT, MI -- If you're a fan of old school hip hop and/or rap, DTE Energy Music Theatre in Clarkston will be the place to be on Aug. 31.

Murdered teen’s last text message, “OMG.. I think I’m being kidnapped.”

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:46:45 -0700

DETROIT, MI – A murdered-teenager in Michigan apparently sent a chilling final text-message. 14-year-old April Millsap was found dead after taking her dog for a walk. Authorities have not said how she died, only that it was a homicide. Hundreds of tips have led to a police-sketch. Her boyfriend received a text-message from her phone […]

Trey Songz to make Detroit f.y.e. store appearance, sign 'Trigga' album copies

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:28:08 -0700

DETROIT, MI -- Singer-songwriter, record producer, rapper, and actor Trey Songz has plans Thursday afternoon to make a stop in Metro Detroit and kick it old school.

Murdered 14-year-old texted boyfriend from woods: ‘OMG… I think I’m being kidnapped’

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:04:15 -0700

DETROIT MI – A 14-year-old girl killed while she was walking her dog in a rural area north of Detroit last week sent an ominous text message to her boyfriend the night she went missing that read, “OMG… I think …

5 Seconds of Summer Announce The 'Rock Out With Your Socks Out' 2015 North American Tour Presented By Nabisco

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:03:00 -0700

LOS ANGELES, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pop punk sensations 5 Seconds of Summer announced today their massive 2015 Rock Out With Your Socks Out Tour in support of their Billboard chart-topping, self-titled ...

Soria Describes Tuesday’s Ugly Outing As Worst Of His Career

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:44:28 -0700

Soria gave up six hits - including two home runs - in a third of an inning Tuesday night, and the crowd voiced its displeasure.

Architecture exhibition looks at the future of design in North American megaregion

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:43:46 -0700

A new exhibition opening this summer at the Yale School of Architecture uses research and design work by the experimental Canadian architecture studio RVTR to explore possible urban and architectural futures in a post-metropolitan world. 

Detroit airport gets automated customs technology

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:43:43 -0700

Associated Press - New technology at Detroit Metropolitan Airport aims to make the U.S. customs process a little easier for international travelers. U.S. Customs and Border Protection said it will demonstrate the use of the airport's 30 new Automated Passport Control kiosks Thursday. They're designed to reduce passenger wait times by 25 percent to 40 percent by allowing passengers to enter ...

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