What are the true costs of gun violence? Each day we report on shootings in the city that change the lives of families forever. Now, we're getting to the heart of the issue in a gripping documentary that focuses on the physical, emotional and financial toll of gun violence.
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Teachers protest with second day of sick-outs
The Detroit Federation of Teachers called for a second day of…
Elections today in MI on school district funding
Chad Bell newest member of the Mudhens
The Detroit Tigers have acquired left-handed pitcher Chad Bell from the Texas Rangers in exchange for catcher Bobby Wilson.
Kate Upton and Justin Verlander engaged
Kate Upton announces engagement to Tigers' Justin Verlander at Gala in New York.
Ex U-M hockey player creates a shirt company
One former Michigan hockey player and his friend realized that athletic fashion had a void so their idea to create the perfect dress shirt was born.
Rudock gets NFL shot with the Lions
Jake Rudock was drafted in the sixth round Saturday by the Detroit Lions, an impressive accomplishment for a player who took a while to win…
Zimmerman named AL Pitcher of the Month
Jordan Zimmerman named the American League Pitcher of the Month.
Mother's Day brunch
Afeni Shakur, mother of rap legend Tupac, dies
Afeni Shakur, mother of the late rap star Tupac Shakur, has died. She was 69 years old.
'Hamilton' leads Tony Awards nominations
'Hamilton' leads Tony Awards nominations, sets record with 16 nods.
Workers Wanted: Polling workers needed
Before you know it, we'll be lining up again at the polls for this year's elections. But did you know finding enough people to staff…
Official report says MI roads getting worse
The state's annual road report was released today, showing Michigan's highways, freeways, and roads were considered slightly worse in 2015.
Feds looking into Detroit's house demo program
Federal Investigators are looking into Detroit's demolition program following reports of questionable contracts.
DOJ addresses land use discrimination
Metro Detroit is one of the most religiously diverse in the US; That also means a wealth of religious discrimination.
Detroit mayor reacts to secret severance deals
A recent 7 Action News investigation revealed, in one year, five top executives with the Public Lighting Authority left their jobs with hefty…
Parents want CPR training mandatory for kids
Parents and heart experts from across the state are urging lawmakers to pass a bill that would require all high school students to learn CPR.
$500K in secret severance deals for PLA execs
Top executives of Detroit's Public Lighting Authority (PLA) have been cashing out with secret severance deals that appear to buy their…
A simple state program could save your child
Each year, more than 300 children and young adults in our state will die from a sudden heart attack – and it usually happens without warning…
Mother's Day brunch
Detroit Race For the Cure
Scores of people will be lacing up their running shoes this month to fight cancer in the Susan G. Komen Detroit Race for the Cure®. Read…
Mr. B's burgers
Mr. B's restaurant in Royal Oak has a new menu guaranteed to get your taste buds jumping!
2016 Michigan International Women's Show
21st annual Michigan International Women's Show returns to the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi
Davidson Middle School welcomes "Guys & Dolls"
"Guys & Dolls" to take center stage in Southgate for two weekends in May.
Mother's Day gifts from TheGiftInsider.com
Ordering flowers online for Mother's Day
If you’re planning to send a Mother’s Day bouquet, you want it petal-perfect. Holiday orders put a strain on florists. To see…
Home renovation mistakes
Thinking about a home renovation? Home-improvement projects are projected to hit a record this year—155 billion dollars. Consumer…
Got milk? Goats the key to local mom's business
'Milked in Michigan, Made in Michigan' - local mom using goats to make line of natural products
Real orphanage's name used in scam
John Matarese warns about calls to help an orphange
Consumer Reports: Top paint for any room
A new coat of paint can really freshen up a room. Consumer Reports recently tested paints from under $20 per gallon to more than $100.
Consumer Reports: Reverse mortgage pitfalls
Many people realize that they haven’t saved enough for retirement, and see a reverse mortgage as a possible fix. Consumer Reports tells…