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By Guest Author: Tamera Kraft, Revival Fire For Kids It happened again. I was leading a workshop at a Pentecostal church for children’s leaders when I came to the topic of children receiving the baptism of the Holy Spirit. As usual, I received blank stares followed by a question from one brave person who asked …

One of the rising stars in the Democratic Party credits the traditions instilled at his alma mater, Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU), for putting him on the road of success in his political career.

Princeton Seminary alum Barbara Sherer MDiv ’82 began as a chaplain in the U.S. Army Reserves, moved into active duty which included four combat zone deployment

A single engine plane that disappeared over Lake Michigan last week with two men on board has been found. It crashed in Lake Michigan.
But State Police say the two men are missing.
State Police say a sonar rover found the plane 4 miles off Frankfort in 515 feet of water.
Police say the rover sea

The Michigan Supreme Court will hear arguments on whether a class-action lawsuit can go ahead against former Gov. Snyder and the state of Michigan over the Flint water emergency.
The court did not schedule a date for hearings.
The court told the Flint residents who are plaintiffs that they should

The founder of the Ann Arbor record label looks back on three formative songs from his life for WDET's award-winning series.

Thousands are without power in Southeastern Michigan after storms rolled through this morning.
Most of the outages are in Monroe County.
There were storm warnings in northern Ohio.
There are outages in Livingston County where Howell Public Schools are closed due to a power outage.
Outages al

Detroit's teachers deserve respect -- and fair pay, writes Detroit Public Schools Community District superintendent Nikolai Vitti.

Tom Hanks explained to Ellen that he was denied beer because he wasn't properly verified at the recent Stagecoach Music Festival. The multiple Oscar winner a...

Keloids are benign tumors of the skin that appear as painful and itchy scars. They occur when you have an injury to the skin such as a cut or a burn and are often difficult to treat.

WDET is looking for volunteers who are passionate about Detroit art and culture. Learn more about this opportunity to become a docent for "Framed by WDET."

President Trump has issued a proclamation formally enacting the deal reached last week to lift tariffs on Canadian and Mexican steel and aluminum. Officials in all three nations say the move should propel talks on a new trade pact to replace NAFTA.

A Henry Ford physical therapist answers frequently asked questions about shin splints and how to know when it’s time to get help for shin pain.

For more than 100 years, Big Brothers Big Sisters has operated under the belief that inherent in every child is the ability to succeed and thrive in life. As the nation’s largest donor and volunteer supported mentoring network, Big Brothers Big Sisters makes meaningful, monitored matches between adult volunteers (“Bigs”) and children (“Littles”), ages 6 through 18, in communities across the country. We develop positive relationships…

Michigan Humane is seeking any information related to the body of a German Shepherd found shot to death and tied to a fence.

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Only about 4.4 percent of Detroit tenants in the approximately 32,000 evictions filed in 2017 had an attorney.

Since taking office, the Trump administration has cruelly stripped status and rights away from more than a million working people with Temporary Protected Status and Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (TPS and DACA). Though the courts have temporarily blocked the termination of these programs, vital members of our unions and our communities are still at risk, and this makes all of our workplaces less safe. Only…

Processed foods are usually more convenient and less costly, so you'll eat more of them and gain weight more quickly, researchers say.

The internet suffered a great loss today as Grumpy Cat, its most famous cat to date, is dead at the age of 7.