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News doesn't wait, why should you? Take FOX 2 News everywhere you go! Our app connects you with top stories in and around metro Detroit— complete with breaking news alerts, live video, and real-time weather forecasts.

We cover topics that matter most to Detroiters including local & national headlines, weather, traffic, health, politics, entertainment, food, education, sports and so much more.

NEWS & VIDEO
- Breaking news delivered as fast as it breaks
- Livestream newscasts daily
- Streamlined content display for a user-friendly experience

WEATHER
- Hourly conditions and 7-day forecasts so you're always prepared for your day
- Interactive radar 24 hours a day
- Video updates from FOX 2 Weather Authority meteorologists

MORNINGS
- Catch up every morning and watch what you missed
- See feel-good stories from cancer survivors, mental health advocates, and more with Health Works
- Find every delicious recipe from Cooking School segments
- Get fit with health, fitness and nutrition tips

SPORTS
- Local Sports Works coverage of the Lions, Red Wings, Pistons, Tigers, Wolverines and Spartans.


LET’S BE FRIENDS! Follow us on:
• facebook.com/wjbkfox2detroit
• instagram.com/fox2news
• twitter.com/fox2detroit


Our News App provides you the option to enable specific geolocation tracking for precise location-based advertisements (review our Privacy Policy for more information on our use and sharing of location information).

We may work with mobile advertising companies and other similar entities that help deliver advertisements tailored to your interests. For more information about such advertising practices, and to opt-out in mobile apps, see https://www.fox2detroit.com/ad-choices. You may also download the App Choices app at https://www.aboutads.info/appchoices.

Google Play Store Category:

Primary: Applications

Secondary: News & Magazines

Google Play

Privacy Policy

Total Ratings

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Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Jan 26, 2015 (about 5 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 3 months, on average.

Feb 17
2020
(Current)
Version 5.12.0

All-new Weather Tab: enjoy quick access to current conditions, hourly, and the seven-day forecast right from the bottom nav.
Added Dark Mode support: browse the day's news in colors that are easier on the eyes in low light, based on your Settings preference.

Feb 17
2020
Version Varies with device

Bug fixes and stability improvements

Feb 11
2020
Version 5.11.0

The app can now open right into the Live Stream from a deeplink, which we occasionally send via push messages for timely coverage of critical breaking news events.

Nov 18
2019
Version 5.8.0

Stability improvements and performance enhancements.

Oct 23
2019
Version 5.6.2

All-new, simplified user interface. Updated news and video services to deliver breaking news and broadcasts faster and more reliably.

Sep 16
2019
Version 1.3.41.0

- Compatible with Android 10
- Bug Fixes
- Performance Enhancements

May 21
2019
Version 1.3.39.0

- Bug Fixes
- Performance Enhancements

Mar 28
2018
Version 1.3.35.0

This update includes bug fixes and enhancements.

Feb 20
2018
Version 1.3.34.0

This update includes bug fixes and enhancements.

Dec 27
2017
Version 1.3.33.0

This update includes bug fixes and enhancements.

Oct 11
2017
Version 1.3.32.0

This update includes bug fixes and enhancements.

Mar 14
2017
Version 1.3.29.1

Minor bug fixes and app enhancements.

Feb 28
2017
Version 1.3.29.0

Minor bug fixes and app enhancements.

Jul 13
2016
Version 1.3.25.0

Third party library updates.
Bug fixes.

Jun 24
2016
Version 1.3.24.0

Third party library updates.
Bug fixes.

Apr 04
2016
Version 1.3.23.0

Aug 28
2015
Version 1.3.15.1

Fox 2 News is your source for local news in metro Detroit. Features the latest stories from the Fox 2 News team, includes live stream newscasts and offers breaking news push alerts so you’re in the know while you’re on the go.

Our News App provides you the option to enable specific geolocation tracking for precise location-based advertisements (review our Privacy Policy for more information on our use and sharing of location information).


We may work with mobile advertising companies and other similar entities that help deliver advertisements tailored to your interests. For more information about such advertising practices, and to opt-out in mobile apps, see http://www.fox10phoenix.com/ad-choices. You may also download the App Choices app at www.aboutads.info/appchoices.

Aug 06
2015
Version 1.3.15.0

Fox 2 News is your source for local news in metro Detroit. Features the latest stories from the Fox 2 News team, includes live stream newscasts and offers breaking news push alerts so you’re in the know while you’re on the go.

Our News App provides you the option to enable specific geolocation tracking for precise location-based advertisements (review our Privacy Policy for more information on our use and sharing of location information).

Feb 26
2015
Version 1.3.13.0

Fox 2 News is your source for local news in metro Detroit. Features the latest stories from the Fox 2 News team, includes live stream newscasts and offers breaking news push alerts so you’re in the know while you’re on the go.

Our News App provides you the option to enable specific geolocation tracking for precise location-based advertisements (review our Privacy Policy for more information on our use and sharing of location information).

Jan 26
2015
Version 1.3.11.0

Fox 2 News is your source for local news in metro Detroit. Features the latest stories from the Fox 2 News team, includes live stream newscasts and offers breaking news push alerts so you’re in the know while you’re on the go.

Our News App provides you the option to enable specific geolocation tracking for precise location-based advertisements (review our Privacy Policy for more information on our use and sharing of location information).

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