Daily Archives: January 1, 2019

Looking back at Model D in 2018

2018 was a big year for Detroit. Downtown, construction began on the Hudson Tower and Monroe Blocks, two massive developments that are expect to cost nearly $2 billion and provide hundreds of thousands of square feet in office, retail, and residential space. In the neighborhoods, the city announced that it has secured $100 million in funding for park and streetscape ...

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10 Craziest Stories Of The Year « Detroit News Watch

(CBS Local)– 2018 was a crazy year! While every year features ridiculous and wacky stories, this year deserves its own category. People started eating Tide Pods, Starbucks was caught serving a drink with blood and a pet monkey attacked its owner. In honor of the end of 2018 and the start of 2019, here are the top 10 craziest stories from ...

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USA Hockey Defeats Finland In World Juniors « Detroit News Watch

VICTORIA, British Columbia (AP) — With Jack Hughes on the shelf, US Juniors continue to roll. VICTORIA , BC – DECEMBER 26: Tyler Madden #9 of United States against Slovakia during the IIHF World Junior Championships at the Save-on-Foods Memorial Centre on December 26, 2018 in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Kevin Light/Getty Images)   Northeastern’s Tyler Madden scored ...

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Michigan University Releases 2018 List Of Words It Would Like To Banish « Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (AP) — No collusion! (Or at least a lot less of it.) That’s according to a Michigan school’s latest “List of Words Banished from the Queen’s English for Mis-use, Over-use and General Uselessness.” The politically charged term at the center of special prosecutor Robert Mueller’s investigation into whether President Donald Trump’s campaign coordinated with Russia is among 18 entries ...

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Ricky Martin and Husband Jwan Yosef Welcome Baby Girl « Detroit News Watch

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bouncing Baby Girl rings in 2019 for Ricky Martin and partner Jwan Yosef.   (Photo by Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images)   The Grammy-nominated singer announced the arrival of his daughter with an Instagram post showing off the infant’s tiny hands. Martin says the girl is named Lucia.     Martin’s post didn’t include any additional details, other ...

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Panthers Shootout Wings On Eve Of 2019 « Detroit News Watch

Panthers-Red Wings Sums Florida 0 3 0 0—4Detroit 3 0 0 0—3Florida won shootout 1-0.First Period_1, Detroit, Athanasiou 13 (Witkowski, Kronwall), 5:15. 2, Detroit, Nyquist 10 (Larkin, Abdelkader), 17:28. 3, Detroit, Vanek 6 (Bertuzzi, Nielsen), 18:27. Penalties_Kronwall, DET, (interference), 6:57. Second Period_4, Florida, McCann 7 (Lammikko, Pysyk), 6:19 (sh). 5, Florida, Borgstrom 3 (Ekblad, Vatrano), 12:11. 6, Florida, Hawryluk 3 ...

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The Best Stocks Of 2018 « Detroit News Watch

(CNN) — The stock market had a miserable 2018, but some companies bucked the trend to post an exceptionally good year. Of the 505 companies in the S&P 500, only 160 managed to post a positive year in 2018. That’s less than a third — not surprising when the S&P 500 is down 7%, on its way to the worst ...

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