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Red Wings

Red Wings get jump on trade deadline, land Cole

Red Wings get jump on trade deadline, land ColeCole had 18 goals and 15 assists in 57 games with Dallas this season.
  • Red Wings
  • 9 hours, 21 minutes ago
Spartans

No. 5 Wisconsin too much for Michigan State

No. 5 Wisconsin too much for Michigan StateMSU closed an abysmal week by getting run off the floor for much of the game by Wisconsin.
  • Spartans
  • 10 hours, 5 minutes ago
Tigers

Cespedes looks to let bat, glove do talking

Cespedes looks to let bat, glove do talkingWith Yoenis Cespedes, actions are going to have to speak louder than words.
  • Tigers
  • 3 hours, 1 minute ago
Wayne County

Taylor Fire Dept. at crossroads after layoffs

Taylor Fire Dept. at crossroads after layoffsOfficials delay idling 15 more firefighters until June, plan to seek federal grant to maintain staffing
  • Wayne County
  • 8 hours, 38 minutes ago
Oakland County

Autopsy set for 7-month-old; abuse suspected
Baby died Saturday at Beaumont, where he had been taken after father, 18, said he accidentally bumped head on stairwell

Autopsy set for 7-month-old; abuse suspectedBaby died Saturday at Beaumont, where he had been taken after father, 18, said he accidentally bumped head on stairwell
  • Oakland County
  • 9 hours ago
Macomb County

Mother of baby found dead at recycling center in court

Mother of baby found dead at recycling center in courtAngela Alexie is charged with child abuse and murder committed during a felony
  • Macomb County
  • 25 minutes ago
Personal Finance

Identity thieves target tax refunds

Identity thieves target tax refundsApril 15 hasn’t arrived, but many Americans may be surprised to find someone has already filed a tax returns for them.
  • Personal Finance
  • 7 hours, 33 minutes ago
Brian J. O'Connor

Stop fees from putting ‘broke’ in ‘broker’
How much of your eventual nest egg gets lost to brokers and salespeople in overpriced fees and commissions?

Stop fees from putting ‘broke’ in ‘broker’How much of your eventual nest egg gets lost to brokers and salespeople in overpriced fees and commissions?
  • Brian J. O'Connor
  • 7 hours, 33 minutes ago
Movies

Travolta's highs, lows — from 'Kotter' to Oscar meme

Travolta's highs, lows — from 'Kotter' to Oscar memeThe actor has had a career marked by dramatic ups and downs
  • Movies
  • 10 hours, 46 minutes ago
Music

Big Sean leans on Kanye West with new album

Big Sean leans on Kanye West with new albumThe rapper didn’t believe his single would become a hit
  • Music
  • 8 hours, 56 minutes ago
Technology

Sand-sized U-M logo demonstrates new drug delivery tool

Sand-sized U-M logo demonstrates new drug delivery toolIt may be one of the tiniest U-M logos ever made, but it’s more than just an effort to show “how small can you go.”
  • Technology
  • 9 hours, 54 minutes ago
Technology

First look: Samsung gets a lot right with new S6 phones

First look: Samsung gets a lot right with new S6 phonesSamsung’s new Galaxy smartphones improve in two major areas: design and picture quality
  • Technology
  • 22 minutes ago
Business

AAA: Michigan gas prices rise to $2.42 average

AAA: Michigan gas prices rise to $2.42 averageIt marks the fifth consecutive week the statewide average has risen above $2 a gallon
  • Business
  • 4 minutes ago
World

Seoul: North Korea test fires 2 short-range missiles

Seoul: North Korea test fires 2 short-range missilesNorth Korea fired two short-range ballistic missiles into the sea and warned of “merciless strikes” against its enemies
  • World
  • 5 minutes ago
Michigan

Michigan Tech develops prosthetic ankle with camera
The key components of the robotic ankle will be an inexpensive camera and a computer-controlled mechanical device

Michigan Tech develops prosthetic ankle with cameraThe key components of the robotic ankle will be an inexpensive camera and a computer-controlled mechanical device
  • Michigan
  • 32 minutes ago
Business

Dot-com deja vu: Nasdaq closes in on its record high

Dot-com deja vu: Nasdaq closes in on its record highThe index has clawed back and is less than 100 points from its all-time high of 5,048.62 reached March 10, 2000
  • Business
  • 35 minutes ago
World

Iraq state TV: Operation to retake Tikrit begins

Iraq state TV: Operation to retake Tikrit beginsIraqi security forces on Monday began a large-scale military operation to recapture Tikrit from Islamic State extremists
  • World
  • 59 minutes ago
Nation

U.S. to make Ferguson announcements soon

U.S. to make Ferguson announcements soonSix months after Michael Brown died in Ferguson, Mo., the Justice Department is close to announcing its findings
  • Nation
  • 47 minutes ago
World

Video reports conflict in probe of Putin critic’s death

Video reports conflict in probe of Putin critic’s deathThe probe into the killing of Boris Nemtsov, a critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin, faced conflicting reports
  • World
  • 55 minutes ago
Nation

LA police kill man in struggle captured on video
In a fatal encounter captured on video, three Los Angeles police officers shot and killed a man on the city’s Skid Row

LA police kill man in struggle captured on videoIn a fatal encounter captured on video, three Los Angeles police officers shot and killed a man on the city’s Skid Row
  • Nation
  • 1 hour, 15 minutes ago
Editorial

Editorial: Scale down Bloomfield Park

Editorial: Scale down Bloomfield ParkThe Bloomfield Park project was never a typical development
  • Editorial
  • 2 hours, 39 minutes ago
High Schools

U-D Jesuit 58, Orchard Lake St. Mary's 44

U-D Jesuit 58, Orchard Lake St. Mary's 44U-D Jesuit's Gary Collins shoots over Clarence Wilson of Orchard Lake St. Mary's during the Catholic League A-B basketball championship game Sunday March 1, 2015 in Calihan Hall in Detroit. U-D Jesuit won, 58-44.
  • High Schools
  • 2 hours, 52 minutes ago
High Schools

Prep Insider: Marian girls poised for postseason

Prep Insider: Marian girls poised for postseason"We have a lot of experience back and the kids know they have to come to play every night," coach Mary Cicerone said.
  • High Schools
  • 2 hours, 54 minutes ago
Red Wings

Red Wings buoyed by impressive road trip

Red Wings buoyed by impressive road trip"We feel really good about ourselves," said Tomas Tatar, whose 25th goal proved to be the winner Saturday in Nashville.
  • Red Wings
  • 2 hours, 58 minutes ago
Big Ten

UM, MSU women set to square off in Big Ten tourney

UM, MSU women set to square off in Big Ten tourneyThe Big Ten women's tournament gets underway Wednesday with two first-round games.
  • Big Ten
  • 3 hours, 4 minutes ago
Big Ten

Sunday’s roundup: Russell rallies Ohio State

Sunday’s roundup: Russell rallies Ohio StateD’Angelo Russell might be playing some of his final college games.
  • Big Ten
  • 7 hours, 10 minutes ago
Advice

Abby: Woman misses the affection fiance shows to pets
Am I being petty or am I justified in thinking he should do the same for the woman he's about to make his wife?

Abby: Woman misses the affection fiance shows to petsAm I being petty or am I justified in thinking he should do the same for the woman he's about to make his wife?
  • Advice
  • 7 hours, 32 minutes ago
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