Category: Detroit

Detroit police feel the pain of city’s money woes

In this Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013 file photo, a Detroit Police officer stands guard behind barrier tape at the scene of a shooting which left three dead at a barbershop in Detroit. Police Chief James Craig points to a 14 percent decline in criminal homicides in 2013 from the previous year - from 386 in 2012 to 333 - precisely the same number of homicides that occurred in New York City, which has a population almost a dozen times larger than Detroit’s. (AP Photo/Detroit News, Elizabeth Conley)

In this Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013 file photo, a Detroit Police officer stands guard behind barrier tape at the scene of a shooting which left three dead at a barbershop in Detroit. Police Chief James Craig points to a 14 percent decline in criminal homicides in 2013 from the previous year – from 386 in 2012 to 333 – precisely the same number of homicides that occurred in New York City, which has a population almost a dozen times larger than Detroit’s. (AP Photo/Detroit News, Elizabeth Conley)

Anna Gordy Gaye, Marvin Gaye’s ex-wife, dies at 92

Motown Records founder Barry Gordy offers consolation to his sister Anna Gordy Gaye at a public visitation of Marvin Gaye's body in 1984. (AP Photo/File)

Motown Records founder Barry Gordy offers consolation to his sister Anna Gordy Gaye at a public visitation of Marvin Gaye’s body in 1984. (AP Photo/File)

DETROIT (AP) — Anna Gordy Gaye, who was married to musical great Marvin Gaye and whose brother founded Motown Records, has died, her family said. She was 92.