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Pistons

Pistons look flat in loss to lowly Knicks

Pistons look flat in loss to lowly KnicksThree days after a knockdown scrum with the Cleveland Cavaliers, the Pistons turned sluggish and lost, 119-115.
  • Pistons
  • 6 hours, 9 minutes ago
John Niyo

Niyo: Holland, Yzerman share GM quandary

Niyo: Holland, Yzerman share GM quandaryTrade deadline offers quick fixes at expense of their teams' futures
  • John Niyo
  • 10 hours, 48 minutes ago
Wolverines

UM's Walton will travel; status still uncertain

UM's Walton will travel; status still uncertainDerrick Walton Jr. has missed the last seven games because of foot injuries
  • Wolverines
  • 10 hours, 50 minutes ago
Wayne County

Friend details plan to rob, kill elderly Detroit man

Friend details plan to rob, kill elderly Detroit manBody found in basement; squatter accused of stabbing a dozen times senior believed to have won lottery prize
  • Wayne County
  • 14 hours, 3 minutes ago
Politics

Mich. same-sex couple file brief in gay marriage case

Mich. same-sex couple file brief in gay marriage caseLawyers for April DeBoer and Jayne Rowse argue state's ban is unconstitutional and harms children
  • Politics
  • 17 hours, 14 minutes ago
Wayne County

Feds indict 6 in smash-and-grab jewel thefts

Feds indict 6 in smash-and-grab jewel theftsSix people were charged with conspiring to rob the Lux Bond & Green jewelry store in West Hartford, Conn.
  • Wayne County
  • 12 hours, 27 minutes ago
Neil Winton

Aston Martin Vulcan debuts in Geneva

Aston Martin Vulcan debuts in GenevaThis year Ferrari’s 488 GTB will be pressured by two new McLaren’s, a restyled Audi R8, and this new Aston Martin Vulcan
  • Neil Winton
  • 15 hours, 52 minutes ago
Editorial

Saturday Shorts: Detroit population problems, etc.

Saturday Shorts: Detroit population problems, etc.Saturday Shorts are a longtime Detroit News tradition
  • Editorial
  • 7 hours, 44 minutes ago
Life

Surely we can do better than llamas and a dress

Surely we can do better than llamas and a dressOn day of historic Internet ruling, the web is filled with the most banal conversation imaginable
  • Life
  • 13 hours, 12 minutes ago
Sports

Knicks 121, Pistons 115 (2 OT)

Knicks 121, Pistons 115 (2 OT)The Knicks' Jason Smith blocks the shot of the Pistons' Greg Monroe in the first overtime period of an NBA game between the Detroit Pistons and the New York Knicks, Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, at The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Mich. The Knicks won the...
  • Sports
  • 2 minutes ago
Sports

Weekend sports on TV/radio
A complete listing of today's sports on TV/radio

Weekend sports on TV/radioA complete listing of today's sports on TV/radio
  • Sports
  • 5 hours, 56 minutes ago
High Schools

Friday's roundup: 18-0 Clarkston downs North Farmington

Friday's roundup: 18-0 Clarkston downs North FarmingtonFreshman Foster Loyer scored 20 points, including nine in the fourth quarter, in undefeated Clarkston's 58-46 victory.
  • High Schools
  • 6 hours, 2 minutes ago
High Schools

Clarkston 58, North Farmington 46

Clarkston 58, North Farmington 46Clarkston's Cole Chewins (42) fouls North Farmington's Jeron Rogers (1), Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, during the first half at Clarkston High School in Clarkston.
  • High Schools
  • 6 hours, 4 minutes ago
Motorsports

Daytona winner Logano takes Atlanta pole; 13 shut out

Daytona winner Logano takes Atlanta pole; 13 shut outJoey Logano is on quite a roll, following up his victory in the Daytona 500 by taking the pole for Sunday’s race.
  • Motorsports
  • 6 hours, 23 minutes ago
Golf

Friday’s roundup: McIlroy to miss cut at Honda Classic

Friday’s roundup: McIlroy to miss cut at Honda ClassicHis road to the Masters hit a speed bump when the world’s No. 1 player managed only one birdie in the rain.
  • Golf
  • 6 hours, 41 minutes ago
Opinion

Other writers, on press freedom, jails and more

Other writers, on press freedom, jails and moreOn Saturdays, The News puts the spotlight on writers from other publications
  • Opinion
  • 7 hours, 9 minutes ago
Paul W. Smith

Paul W. Smith: Beware ‘help’ from government

Paul W. Smith: Beware ‘help’ from governmentThe Federal Communications Commission passed net neutrality rules on Thursday with a 3-2 party line vote
  • Paul W. Smith
  • 7 hours, 9 minutes ago
Opinion

Siebold: Time to legalize marijuana

Siebold: Time to legalize marijuanaAccording to new research on things people take to get high or drunk, weed is the least fatal, Siebold writes.
  • Opinion
  • 7 hours, 9 minutes ago
Detroit

Detroit Police Department's 'Blue and Silver Ball' marks 150 years

Detroit Police Department's 'Blue and Silver Ball' marks 150 yearsOfficer Michael Moreland, left, and retired officer George Patak, who restored this 1963 Plymouth police vehicle, chat during the Detroit Police Department's 150th anniversary in the "Blue & Silver Ball" gala at Cobo Center in Detroit on Friday, Feb....
  • Detroit
  • 7 hours, 21 minutes ago
Michigan History

The doomed steamer SS Tashmoo

The doomed steamer SS TashmooThe SS Tashmoo takes employees of The Detroit News on a Detroit River cruise in 1935, the year before it sank near Amherstburg, Ontario, after hitting a rock.
  • Michigan History
  • 7 hours, 47 minutes ago
Business

As tastes change, big food makers try hipster guises

As tastes change, big food makers try hipster guisesMajor companies are testing whether it would pay to tuck away their world famous logos in favor of more hipster guises.
  • Business
  • 7 hours, 47 minutes ago
Lottery

Michigan Lottery numbers for Friday, Feb. 27
These Michigan Lottery numbers were drawn Friday:

Michigan Lottery numbers for Friday, Feb. 27These Michigan Lottery numbers were drawn Friday:
  • Lottery
  • 7 hours, 57 minutes ago
Macomb County

Roseville police seek man who approached girl, 14
Bearded with heavy build, he ‘tried to talk the student into getting into the vehicle,’ followed her home from bus stop

Roseville police seek man who approached girl, 14Bearded with heavy build, he ‘tried to talk the student into getting into the vehicle,’ followed her home from bus stop
  • Macomb County
  • 7 hours, 57 minutes ago
Autos

Nissan's Z sport coupe remains an affordable performer

Nissan's Z sport coupe remains an affordable performerThe Nissan Z sport coupe ranks as America's two-seater with the most power for the lowest starting retail price.
  • Autos
  • 8 hours, 6 minutes ago
Nation

Ind. may allow 'baby boxes' for surrendering newborns

Ind. may allow 'baby boxes' for surrendering newbornsIndiana could be the first state to allow use of the baby boxes on a broad scale to prevent abandonments of infants
  • Nation
  • 8 hours, 8 minutes ago
Obituary

Longtime businessman, father of 8 ‘very personable’

Longtime businessman, father of 8 ‘very personable’Visitation is Saturday and Sunday for the founder of J.L. Cullen Co., who died Feb. 26 at age 89
  • Obituary
  • 8 hours, 19 minutes ago
High Schools

Anchor Bay reaches its 1st semifinal; Detroit C.C. out

Anchor Bay reaches its 1st semifinal; Detroit C.C. outNew Baltimore Anchor Bay won 10 of its first 11 matches to roll to its first team wrestling quarterfinal victory, 49-12.
  • High Schools
  • 8 hours, 24 minutes ago
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