Daily Archives: July 3, 2018

Top 5 USA Sports Moments « Detroit News Watch

By Ryan Mayer, CBS Local Sports The day we all take a moment to don our best red, white and blue, while cooking out in the backyard with family and friends is upon us: July 4th.  Sports have always been a large part of American life and over the years our national teams have given us plenty to be proud ...

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4 Festive Fourth of July Recipe Ideas

The Fourth of July may be on a Wednesday but just means more parties to celebrate our nation’s independence. Here are some festive recipe ideas to help you celebrate this July 4th! 7-Layer Flag Dip Red, White, and Blue Cheese Burgers American Flag Pie Festive Jello Cups Enjoy your holiday week and be safe!

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Top Ford Motor Co. Executive Out Amid Allegations Of Inappropriate Behavior « Detroit News Watch

DEARBORN (WWJ) – A shake-up at the top of the organizational ladder at Ford Motor Company as a top executive leaves amid allegations of inappropriate behavior. Raj Nair. Former president of Ford North America operations. (Credit/Ford Motor Co.) Raj Nair, former executive vice president and president of North America division of Ford Motor Company, was let go on Wednesday, “effective ...

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A Novi Builder’s $108 Million of Faith in Detroit Housing –  Deadline Detroit

Talk about faith in Detroit’s future, catch this: A 12-story tower with 374 residences is coming to the Lafayette Park neighborhood on downtown’s eastern edge. The project, Lafayette West, will have lofts, townhouses, flats and apartments for rent and sale. At least 75 of the rental units will have “affordable rents” for moderate-income tenants, the city announces. ...

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Waymo Wants To Prevent Puking In Self-Driving Cars « Detroit News Watch

By Matt McFarland, CNN (CNN Money) — Waymo wants to make sure you never get sick in self-driving cars. A patent application published Thursday from the self-driving arm of Google’s parent company detailed an elaborate system to prevent motion sickness in its vehicles. The method involves determining routes that could minimize motion sickness. For example, sensitive passengers would be given ...

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2 Detroit Acts Make Rolling Stone’s List of 100 Greatest Songs of The 21st Century  –  Deadline Detroit

Eminem (Photo by Scott Kinmartin) If you guessed Eminem and The White Stripes, you guessed right.  Rolling Stone’s list of the 100 greatest songs of the 21st Century includes two Eminem songs and one by the White Stripes, Tanya Wildt of the Detroit Free Press reports. Artists, producers, critics and music industry experts were asked to rank their ...

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5 Best Patios to Check Out this Summer in Metro Detroit

By Ebony Bagley Summer weather has finally arrived in Michigan which makes it the perfect time to enjoy a meal or cocktail outdoors. Here’s a list of some of the best patios across Metro Detroit to enjoy this season. Northern Lights Lounge in Detroit: Spacious patio, most nights feature live music. Offering full bar and specialty cocktails along with typical ...

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Ford And Miami To Form Test Bed For Self-Driving Cars « Detroit News Watch

(William Thomas Cain/Getty Images) By DEE-ANN DURBIN , AP Auto Writer DETROIT (AP) – Ford Motor Co. is making Miami-Dade County its biggest test bed yet for self-driving vehicles. The automaker and its partners — including Domino’s Pizza and ride-hailing company Lyft — are starting pilot programs now to see how consumers react to autonomous vehicles. Ford is also setting ...

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‘Vagical Mystery Tour,’ Hosted by Lizz Winstead, to Stop in Metro Detroit –  Deadline Detroit

Lizz Winstead (Facebook photo) Lizz Winstead — “Daily Show” co-creator, writer, comedian and several other things — brings her Lady Parts Justice League show, “Vagical Mystery Tour,” to Metro Detroit next week. The Magic Bag in Ferndale will host the comedy revue July 12, with proceeds to benefit local abortion providers.  The eight-city tour ...

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