1. Richard Fabiszak, a candidate for the Hamtramck, Mich., city council, has proposed building a 12-foot wall to “protect the city” and only let people with proper state-issued ID in.
2. Hamtramck is surrounded by Detroit except for a small border it shares with Highland Park.
3. Detroit became the largest city in American history to declare bankruptcy Thursday. It owes as much as $20 billion to banks, bondholders and pension funds.
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