Story | Jan 23, 2014 | 12:35 PM
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Story | Jan 14, 2014 | 7:37 AMIn an attempt to save the Detroit Institute of Arts from being crippled or destroyed by its city's epic bankruptcy, nine local and national charitable foundations have pledged $330 million to spare the museum from having artworks sold to help prop up municipal pensions that are in danger of being cut.
Story | Nov 27, 2013 | 9:26 AM
Column | Dec 5, 2013 | 2:30 AM
U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes has ruled that Detroit, Mich., may seek to protect itself from its creditors under Chapter 9 municipal bankruptcy protection, thus making this once proud city the largest municipality in American history to go bust....
Column | Dec 6, 2013 | 12:30 PM
The latest news out of Detroit isn't good. To get its fresh start, this once great but now bankrupt city is going to stick it to municipal employees and retirees. City retirees there haven't enjoyed exactly lavish pensions, but what they had was...