Detroit City Is the Place to Be

Rolling Stone reporter and Detroit native Mark Binelli examines his hometown's vertiginous fall, calling it the greatest urban failure in American history. And yet, he espies hope in the offbeat cast of characters who have been drawn to this nothing-left-to-lose frontier, a gaggle of dreamers and doers intent on jumpstarting the Motor City.

July 22: On this day in 1941, on his twelfth wedding anniversary, Eugene O'Neill presented the just-finished manuscript of Long Day's Journey into Night to his wife, Carlotta.

Crime fiction legends Dennis Lehane and Michael Connelly discuss the new book that unites their beloved sleuths Patrick Kenzie and Harry Bosch.