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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

Whitacre's Crash at General Motors

Source: Financial Times

Dome Sweet Dome

Source: Bloomberg Businessweek

Alan Mulally’s Asian Sales Call

Source: Bloomberg BusinessWeek

Hard Choices: Domino's CEO J. Patrick Doyle

Source: Bloomberg Businessweek

Thinking About Shrinking

Source: The Economist

Can China Save GM?

Source: Forbes Magazine

Ed Whitacre's Battle to Save GM from Itself

Source: Bloomberg Businessweek

Signs of Hope

Source: NYTimes.com

Mayor Courts Resistance in Detroit

Source: The Wall Street Journal

25 Best Places to Retire

Source: CNN Money

The Triumph of Optimism

Source: Economist.com

Henderson's Strategy to Fix GM

Source: Businessweek.com

Mayor Courts Resistance in Detroit

Source: The Wall Street Journal online

How Marchionne Will Run Fiat-Chrysler

Source: Businessweek online

The Waxman-Pelosi Follies

Source: The Wall Street Journal Online

If Obama Had Carter's Courage . . .

Source: The Wall Street Journal online