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Lions

Lions cut receiver Ryan Broyles

Lions cut receiver Ryan BroylesBroyles received few opportunities this preseason, and most of them were with the third-string offense
  • Lions
  • 2 hours, 50 minutes ago
Wolverines

Angelique S. Chengelis predicts Michigan's season

Angelique S. Chengelis predicts Michigan's seasonAngelique S. Chengelis of The Detroit News predicts the outcome of every Michigan game. Go through the gallery to see her picks.
  • Wolverines
  • 7 hours, 2 minutes ago
Spartans

Matt Charboneau predicts MSU’s season

Matt Charboneau predicts MSU’s seasonMatt Charboneau of The Detroit News predicts the outcome of every Michigan State game. Go through the gallery to see his picks.
  • Spartans
  • 7 hours, 3 minutes ago
Travel

Fees, cheap fuel help lift airline profits sky-high

Fees, cheap fuel help lift airline profits sky-highAmerican made $1.7 billion in the second quarter, and United and Delta made more than $1 billion apiece
  • Travel
  • 14 hours, 16 minutes ago
Brian J. O'Connor

Homegrown tomatoes? Don’t crow about any savings

Homegrown tomatoes? Don’t crow about any savingsSometimes, there are more important things than saving every possible cent
  • Brian J. O'Connor
  • 14 hours, 17 minutes ago
Personal Finance

Preview Social Security’s role in your retirement plans

Preview Social Security’s role in your retirement plansBenefits program will help, but ‘the onus is on you to make up the difference,’ financial planner says
  • Personal Finance
  • 14 hours, 18 minutes ago
TV Plus

VMA wrap-up: Kanye stumps, Taylor triumphs, Miley flops

VMA wrap-up: Kanye stumps, Taylor triumphs, Miley flopsBig names hit and miss at Sunday’s MTV Video Music Awards
  • TV Plus
  • 37 minutes ago
Neal Rubin

Rubin: The Mackinac Bridge from down below. Way below

Rubin: The Mackinac Bridge from down below. Way below“Frazz” creator Jef Mallett joins a bold pack of swimmers crossing the Straits of Mackinac stroke-by-stroke on Labor Day
  • Neal Rubin
  • 11 hours, 10 minutes ago
Detroit

Suspect sought in Detroit gas station shooting
Two children in vehicle were not injured, police say

Suspect sought in Detroit gas station shootingTwo children in vehicle were not injured, police say
  • Detroit
  • 12 hours, 13 minutes ago
Nolan Finley

Finley: In Detroit, do all black lives matter?

Finley: In Detroit, do all black lives matter?Nolan Finley asks why Detroit’s response to violent crime is so often apathy, and only anger in special cases.
  • Nolan Finley
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
First Draft

Bringing beer to your countertop

Bringing beer to your countertopSynek brings draft beer home
  • First Draft
  • 0 minutes ago
Wayne County

Man attacked ex-girlfriend in her home, authorities say
Taylor resident, 23, accused of sexually assaulting woman, physically abusing 3-year-old girl

Man attacked ex-girlfriend in her home, authorities sayTaylor resident, 23, accused of sexually assaulting woman, physically abusing 3-year-old girl
  • Wayne County
  • 1 minute ago
World

Europe’s migrant crisis brings new death by land and sea

Europe’s migrant crisis brings new death by land and seaA migrant boy looks through a window onboard a train for Serbia at the new transit center for migrants at the border line between Greece and Macedonia near the town of Gevgelija on August 28, 2015. Tens of thousands of migrants trying to reach the European Union in...
  • World
  • 3 minutes ago
Nation

Katrina - Then and Now

Katrina - Then and NowThis combination of Aug. 30, 2005 and July 29, 2015 aerial photos show the Mid City and Palmetto areas of New Orleans flooded by Hurricane Katrina and the same area a decade later.
  • Nation
  • 4 minutes ago
High Schools

Cass Tech's Rodney Hall, PSL teams enjoy grand openings

Cass Tech's Rodney Hall, PSL teams enjoy grand openingsDetroit Public School League teams flexed their muscles during the opening week of the high school football season.
  • High Schools
  • 7 minutes ago
World

Blast at Spanish fireworks factory kills 2, wounds 6
Police and firefighters were searching the area for the missing people

Blast at Spanish fireworks factory kills 2, wounds 6Police and firefighters were searching the area for the missing people
  • World
  • 21 minutes ago
Spartans

Spartans and Broncos on par with Simon and Garfunkel?

Spartans and Broncos on par with Simon and Garfunkel?When Michigan State opens its season on Friday at Waldo Stadium in Kalamazoo against Western Michigan, it's going to be a big deal.
  • Spartans
  • 26 minutes ago
World

Grenade explodes during Ukraine clashes; 1 officer dead

Grenade explodes during Ukraine clashes; 1 officer deadA nationalist protest against a vote to give greater powers to separatist regions in the east sparks violence
  • World
  • 30 minutes ago
World

18-mile backup as Austria inspects trucks for migrants

18-mile backup as Austria inspects trucks for migrantsHundreds of migrants, many saying they were from Syria, were boarding trains headed west to Austria and Germany
  • World
  • 1 hour, 37 minutes ago
World

Gold hunters blocked from alleged Nazi gold train site

Gold hunters blocked from alleged Nazi gold train siteThe city of Walbrzych and its surrounding wooded hills are experiencing a gold rush
  • World
  • 1 hour, 57 minutes ago
Nation

Smoky Mountains appealing to visitors not to leave mark
Graffiti and other damage detract from natural beauty, rangers say

Smoky Mountains appealing to visitors not to leave markGraffiti and other damage detract from natural beauty, rangers say
  • Nation
  • 2 hours, 15 minutes ago
Michigan

Nearly 200 tickets issued during CMU welcome weekend
Partiers tossed beer bottles Friday and Saturday at police.

Nearly 200 tickets issued during CMU welcome weekendPartiers tossed beer bottles Friday and Saturday at police.
  • Michigan
  • 2 hours, 27 minutes ago
Nation

Titanic lunch menu, saved by survivor, going to auction

Titanic lunch menu, saved by survivor, going to auctionAn online New York auctioneer is offering the menu and 2 other previously unknown artifacts from Lifeboat 1 on Sept. 30
  • Nation
  • 2 hours, 39 minutes ago
Michigan

Metro Detroit returns to summer this week

Metro Detroit returns to summer this weekHighs will be in the mid to upper 80s through the week
  • Michigan
  • 3 hours ago
Nation

Suspect in ambush of Houston-area deputy due in court

Suspect in ambush of Houston-area deputy due in courtShannon J. Miles was to be arraigned Monday in the shooting of Darren Goforth
  • Nation
  • 3 hours, 32 minutes ago
Nation

Renaming Mount McKinley draws criticism for Obama

Renaming Mount McKinley draws criticism for ObamaOhio politicians condemned the president’s move, and the focus on climate change on his trip draws detractors
  • Nation
  • 3 hours, 41 minutes ago
Michigan

AAA Michigan: Gas prices drop 32 cents in past week
The average price for self-serve regular unleaded gasoline was about $2.52 per gallon

AAA Michigan: Gas prices drop 32 cents in past weekThe average price for self-serve regular unleaded gasoline was about $2.52 per gallon
  • Michigan
  • 3 hours, 53 minutes ago
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