Black women are the fastest growing group of entrepreneurs in the country, says Courtney McCluney of Cornell, despite having fewer resources.
Marsha Music talks about her hometown and how urban renewal efforts uprooted the family business.
Wayne County estimates roughly 10,000 properties were scheduled for tax foreclosure this year, including about 3,200 owner-occupied homes.
After Detroit bus drivers staged a "sick-out," passengers began getting free rides so that drivers wouldn't have to handle fares.
Detroit dominates U.S. pickup truck sales. Traditionally it's been hard for newcomers to break in.
Detroit officials have been trying to prepare residents to get jobs at the new plant.
After contract negotiations between the United Auto Workers Union and General Motors break down, strike action planned for midnight on Sunday.
When the Dodge Main plant closed in 1979, local leaders offered GM tax breaks and more land to move in. Now the GM plant is closing, too.
General Motors this week announced plans to build a new heavy-duty Chevy Silverado pickup truck in Michigan as it cut 4,000 jobs.
Big-name auto companies will skip the North American International Auto Show as they reconsider their promotion strategies.