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Jail Break

The legal battle between Wayne County and a team of contractors over cost overruns at the shuttered jail project in Detroit reveals a dysfunctional government structure, and an inconclusive FBI investigation, and an ongoing grand jury criminal probe.

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Pepper Ghost

An old magician’s trick is digitized to project hologram-like effects.

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PDA Q&A: L. Brooks Patterson

The E-Interview: L. Brooks Patterson // Executive, Oakland County

Top of Their Game

Now, for the second year, DBusiness honors six young lawyers as nominated by our readers and their peers.

Weight Loss

A new $148-million national research institute to open in Detroit could generate 10,000 high-tech jobs over the next five years.

PDA Q&A: Jerome Raska

An e-interview with Jerome Raska, the president of Blumz by JRDesigns in Ferndale.

Flight of Fancy

A century-old home in Grosse Pointe is refashioned for historical and modern tastes.

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Craft and Glaze

Tapping an ancient art form, Mary Chase Perry Stratton moved Pewabic Pottery to the center of the Arts & Crafts movement.

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Water Wars

The future of Detroit's Water and Sewage Department after the city's Chapter 9 bankruptcy.

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Social Exchange

To stay competitive, businesses should explore and utilize enterprise social tools.

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The Outside Media Opine on the Motor City

Whole Foods' Detroit Gamble

Source: WallStreetJournal.com

Detroit Valentine

Source: The New Yorker

She Drive A Cadillac?

Source: Fast Company

Chrysler's Chief Marketer

Source: Bloomberg Businessweek

Reinventing Lincoln

Source: Bloomberg Businessweek

Sysco's New System

Source: Fast Company

Art Motors On

Source: W magazine

One House at a Time

Source: MetropolisMag.com

So Cheap, There’s Hope

Source: The Economist

Does America Need Manufacturing?

Source: The New York Times Magazine

Sergio’s Star Turn

Source: Forbes

Detroit Pushes Back With Young Muscles

Source: The New York Times

Detroit: City of Hope

Source: Forbes

Dodge Will Test Fiat Alliance

Source: The Wall Street Journal

Rival Bid Pits Detroit vs. Donor

Source: The Wall Street Journal

Grumpy Old Car Guys

Source: Bloomberg Businessweek

Dave Bing on Fixing Detroit

Source: Bloomberg Businessweek

Epiphany in Dearborn

Source: The Economist

Inside a College-Football Tragicomedy

Source: The Wall Street Journal

Technology That Breaks the Car Industry Mold

Source: The Wall Street Journal

Charged for Battle

Source: Bloomberg Businessweek

Another Chance for Alfa Romeo

Source: Financial Times

Whitacre's Crash at General Motors

Source: Financial Times