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Police found the corpse stored in Vincent Bright's home freezer
Crime novels spawned several film adaptations, including Get Shorty starring John Travolta and Danny DeVito
Uncashed cheque discovered one month after it was received gives a glimpse into city's financial troubles
US crime writer Elmore Leonard is recovering from a stroke in a Detroit hospital.
Home to some of the most celebrated music of the past sixty years, Motor City has filed for bankruptcy
City is crippled by debts of up to $20bn following decades of decline in the automotive industry
Former Guantanamo Bay prisoner was hit last year but Yemen branch has just announced death
Musician Jack White has played springtime Santa, paying a $142,000 back tax bill for Detroit's historic Masonic Temple. The move prevents a threatened auction of the famed venue where The Who and the Rolling Stones once played.
When the Motown founder Berry Gordy Jr. fell out with the hit songwriting triumvirate of Lamont Dozier and Brian and Eddie Holland at the end of 1967, he resolved not to have any more “back room superstars.” He pushed Deke Richards, the white guitarist and songwriter he had recruited the previous year during a trip to Los Angeles, to take a commanding role in helping Diana Ross & the Supremes return to the top of the US charts.
Kevyn Orr helped organise the successful restructuring of Chrysler, when the venerable car maker was considered all but dead. Now the top bankruptcy lawyer has an even tougher task: to lead Detroit – the city that rose and fell with America’s car industry – back from the brink of ruin.
McDonald's and Finley's Management deny any liability but say the settlement is in their best interests
US rapper Eminem will take to the stage to headline the Reading and Leeds festivals next year - more than a decade after he first topped the bill.
Just conceivably, beneath the drive of a modest house in the suburbs of Detroit, there lies the answer to one of America's most enduring mysteries: what happened to Jimmy Hoffa?
A new lead into the disappearance of the union boss could solve one of America's greatest mysteries
Rapper Eminem, who battled an addiction to prescription drugs, thanked his fans at a New York concert for helping him get through dark times.
Journalist John Lisners dug the business dirt on a pal of the media tycoon – and paid a heavy price