The Government Thinks A Lot Of Terrorists Live In Dearborn

There are two things you're guaranteed to see in Dearborn, a suburb of Detroit: Lots of Fords and lots of Arab-Americans. You should know Ford has its world headquarters there, but the city is also home to the largest concentration of Arabs outside the Middle East. So of course the government is monitoring it. » 8/07/14 8:54am 8/07/14 8:54am

Today Show Heads To Michigan To Cover...The New York Auto Show?

Not only did NBC head to Dearborn, MI to cover the New York Auto Show because apparently there's just not enough cars in the city that's big, red and delicious to do coverage right, they also managed to find a male FoMoCo engineer willing to don an "empathy belly" on TV. We salute you, Eero Laansoo, for not only… » 4/06/07 2:44pm 4/06/07 2:44pm

Mitt Romney Likes Cars, Reads Automotive News

Mitt Romney, Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, just declared he's running for president. What's this got to do with cars? Well, Mitt declared his intentions right here in Metro Detroit — and to be precise, he did it in Dearborn at The Henry Ford museum. His declaration of candidacy speech is just rife… » 2/13/07 1:04pm 2/13/07 1:04pm

Rally 'Round The Ford! GT Ends Production, Owners Gather In Dearborn


With FoMoCo ending the limited-run production of the Ford GT supercar next month as they shut down the Wixom assembly, it's obviously a time for sentimentality. It explains why the Dearborn automaker invited GT owners from far and wide to head on down to Bill Fords big glass house for some punch and pie with the… » 8/14/06 8:25am 8/14/06 8:25am

Breaking!: An Explosive Situation in Dearborn


The Detroit News is reporting a chemical explosion in a glass laboratory at Ford's Research and Innovation Center in Dearborn, MI. No word yet on injuries or fatalities but it appears to have been bad enough it required evacuation of the facility this afternoon. The link to the AP article is below — which should be… » 4/27/06 11:13pm 4/27/06 11:13pm