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Updated 2:56 p.m. EDTThe Big Page
Avila preferred option at first for time beingAvila preferred option at first for time beingWith DH coming off the disabled list, manager Brad Ausmus opted to go with Alex Avila at first base.
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Henning: Changes could be just beginning for TigersHenning: Changes could be just beginning for TigersAs a holiday weekend began rumbling Friday, a rearrangement of the Tigers patio furniture occurred at Comerica Park.
- Lynn Henning
- 14 hours, 23 minutes ago
Michigan seniors still chasing some softball gloryMichigan seniors still chasing some softball gloryJim Wallace helped launch the Hartland Senior Softball League in 2011. The best of them play next week in Minnesota.
- 7 hours, 37 minutes ago
Police shoot suspected drug dealer near fairgroundsPolice shoot suspected drug dealer near fairgroundsOfficers said a 21-year-old man fled to an apartment building and pulled a gun
- 16 hours, 36 minutes ago
Feds say cancer doc wants 25-year sentence for fraudFeds say cancer doc wants 25-year sentence for fraudDr. Farid Fata's sentencing memo is sealed, but his request was disclosed by prosecutors Thursday in a court filing
- Oakland County
- 22 hours, 58 minutes ago
Dundee roads and bridge reopen after floodsDundee roads and bridge reopen after floodsBusiness district in Dundee back to normal after River Raisin crests, floods
- 20 hours, 21 minutes ago
Going with the grain at the Blue Water SandFestGoing with the grain at the Blue Water SandFestHeld at the foot of the historic Fort Gratiot Lighthouse along the scenic beaches of Lake Huron, SandFest is the only event of its kind in Michigan
- 1 day, 14 hours ago
Saturday Shorts: Happy Fourth; Michigan the best state?Saturday Shorts: Happy Fourth; Michigan the best state?Saturday Shorts are a Detroit News tradition
- 15 hours, 40 minutes ago
Payne Q&Auto: David Hobbs does DetroitPayne Q&Auto: David Hobbs does DetroitI sat down with the racing legend-turned-TV personality to talk RenCen, mom, and liquid-suspensions.
- 14 hours, 30 minutes ago
Green: Tigers threw themselves into quagmireGreen: Tigers threw themselves into quagmireIt was Mr. Mack, who coined the phrase "Pitching is 75 percent of baseball."
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Ohio community seeks clues after 6 women vanishOhio community seeks clues after 6 women vanishGrieving family members and nervous residents worry about a serial killer in their midst
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Controversy surrounds former Vick dogfighting houseControversy surrounds former Vick dogfighting houseThe transition from dogfighting to dog rescue has not been without controversy
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Forgiveness of Charleston shooter prompts discussionForgiveness of Charleston shooter prompts discussionMany African-Americans are feeling torn between their anger and their Christian inclination to forgive
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Grand Hotel adds new luxury suites with a viewGrand Hotel adds new luxury suites with a viewMackinac Island's Grand Hotel adds new luxury suites with a view
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Texas wants its gold back inside the state’s bordersTexas wants its gold back inside the state’s bordersTexas is the only state that owns an actual stockpile of gold, according to public sector and financial industry experts
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Annual pit-spitting competition takes place in Michigan
The 42nd International Cherry Pit Spitting Championship takes place Saturday at Tree-Mendus Fruit Farm.
- 3 hours, 18 minutes ago
Casino says computer system with personal info breachedCasino says computer system with personal info breachedThousands of gamblers might have been dealt a bad hand at FireKeepers Casino Hotel in Battle Creek.
- 3 hours, 39 minutes ago
Tigers’ Alex Avila moves to first base for today’s gameTigers’ Alex Avila moves to first base for today’s gameIt’s not the first time at first base for Avila.
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Weekend sports on TV/radio
A complete listing of today's sports on TV/radio
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Friday's roundup: Vegas, Langley lead GreenbrierFriday's roundup: Vegas, Langley lead GreenbrierJhonattan Vegas hasn't had much success since winning his second PGA Tour event as a rookie in 2011.
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Watson painting over Confederate flag on 'General Lee'Watson painting over Confederate flag on 'General Lee'Watson paid $121,000 for the car, a 1969 Dodge Charger, at a January 2012 auction.
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Friday's roundup: Jordan lands in DallasFriday's roundup: Jordan lands in DallasAccording to multiple reports, the NBA rebounding leader, agreed to terms on an $80 million deal over four years.
- 6 hours, 46 minutes ago
Friday's roundup: O'Reilly becomes Sabres' highest-paid playerFriday's roundup: O'Reilly becomes Sabres' highest-paid playerThe Buffalo Sabres have made newly acquired forward Ryan O'Reilly their highest-paid player.
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Lions' Carter would love chance in slotLions' Carter would love chance in slotThe Lions drafted the 6-foot, 196-pound Carter as a long-term option outside.
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4-star receiver Brad Hawkins commits to Michigan4-star receiver Brad Hawkins commits to MichiganMichigan has received a pledge from Brad Hawkins Jr., a senior receiver from Camden (N.J.) High.
- 7 hours, 4 minutes ago
Ex-equipment man Falk has the book on UM coachesEx-equipment man Falk has the book on UM coachesJon Falk was hired by Bo, worked for four more coaches and has unique insights on the school's latest hire Jim Harbaugh.
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Emotional Joba confident he'll find another teamEmotional Joba confident he'll find another teamIn his last eight appearances, spanning six innings, Chamberlain had given up nine runs and 13 hits.
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Tom Kozura is building a Sopwith Camel World War I fighter plane.
Surveillance video of June 26 armed robbery at Subway on Detroit's east side.
Brian O'Connor, personal finance columnist for The Detroit News, explains the difference between prime and subprime loans, and how the effect of subprime mortgages snowballed in Detroit.
Chief sites fear created by 'urban terrorists' for lack of neighborhood support.
Wayne County Clerk Cathy Garrett presides over the weddings of couples at the Coleman A. Young Municipal Center hours after the Supreme Court ruled that same-sex couples can marry in all 50 states.
The litigants in the case before the U.S. Supreme Court rejoice and praise the justices for getting "on the right side of history."
Ravaged by the subprime mortgage meltdown, owners of 33 of 38 homes went into foreclosure. Home values dropped, balloon interest payments rose, and many had no choice but to walk away.
Joel Kurth and Christine MacDonald visit Prest Street, where many homes were foreclosed and abandoned, some more than once.
Survey of Michigan students finds that 1 in 10 female students sexually assaulted but most incidents not reported.
The all-new midsize sedan features new styling for the famed Italian brand and new technologies that create a "fusion of man and machine"