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Lions

Mayhew, Lions negotiating to keep Levy, Ngata

Mayhew, Lions negotiating to keep Levy, NgataAfter watching Levy blossom into one of the NFL's best 4-3 outside linebackers, Mayhew said it's imperative to keep him here.
  • Lions
  • 7 hours, 47 minutes ago
Tigers

Henning: Reasons for Ilitch-Dombrowski divorce unclear

Henning: Reasons for Ilitch-Dombrowski divorce unclearThere is no appealing way to frame Tigers owner Mike Ilitch's announcement Tuesday that Dave Dombrowski was being fired after 14 years running the Tigers.
  • Tigers
  • 10 hours, 7 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers stumble on field amid front-office shake up

Tigers stumble on field amid front-office shake upJustin Verlander less than stellar as Detroit falls four games under .500 after 5-1 loss to Royals
  • Tigers
  • 4 hours, 24 minutes ago
Detroit

Detroit Vice Lords gang members charged in shooting

Detroit Vice Lords gang members charged in shootingMembers of a family were shot in May for attempting to leave the group, officials said.
  • Detroit
  • 12 hours, 21 minutes ago
Michigan

Hogweed that can blind humans found in Calhoun County

Hogweed that can blind humans found in Calhoun CountyHealth officials are advising caution after the dangerous giant hogweed plant was spotted in the county
  • Michigan
  • 20 hours, 36 minutes ago
Michigan

Week 10 finalists named in Celebrate Michigan contest

Week 10 finalists named in Celebrate Michigan contestLandscapes dominate this week’s photo contest finalists
  • Michigan
  • 8 hours, 44 minutes ago
Editorial

Editorial: Obama climate rules are too much, too soon

Editorial: Obama climate rules are too much, too soonLow cost energy is one of the advantages America enjoys in competing for global manufacturing jobs,many in Michigan
  • Editorial
  • 4 hours, 13 minutes ago
Music

Transgressor Tunde Olaniran carves his own path

Transgressor Tunde Olaniran carves his own pathFlint singer-songwriter-producer readies his jarring debut album, out Friday
  • Music
  • 8 hours, 52 minutes ago
Lions

Calvin Johnson at Lions training camp

Calvin Johnson at Lions training campThe veteran wide receiver comments on his second year under head coach Jim Caldwell.
  • Lions
  • 1 minute ago
Tigers

New Tigers GM Al Avila

New Tigers GM Al AvilaAl Avila talks about being promoted to general manager, replacing his friend and former boss Dave Dombrowski, and his confidence in Tigers skipper Brad Ausmus.
  • Tigers
  • 6 minutes ago
Lions

Lions' Mayhew: Deals could be forthcoming

Lions' Mayhew: Deals could be forthcomingTeam could be looking for reinforcements on offensive and defensive line, but GM is enamored with youth in those spots.
  • Lions
  • 3 hours, 24 minutes ago
Lions

Lions' D all-Suh'ed out, ready to move on

Lions' D all-Suh'ed out, ready to move onWith All-Pro defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh long gone, members of the defense believe they have tools to drive ahead.
  • Lions
  • 3 hours, 27 minutes ago
Sports

Tigers situation grows dire

Tigers situation grows direThe Tigers entered Tuesday's games three games out of the wild-card chase with six teams ahead of them.
  • Sports
  • 3 hours, 33 minutes ago
Nolan Finley

Editor’s Note: De-policing costs black lives

Editor’s Note: De-policing costs black livesPoliticians in Baltimore are tying themselves in knots trying to find an answer to a surge in violent crime
  • Nolan Finley
  • 4 hours, 13 minutes ago
Opinion

Carl: Bill to target patent trolls will slow research

Carl: Bill to target patent trolls will slow researchCongress’ poorly designed attempt to curb patent trolling could devastate private industry
  • Opinion
  • 4 hours, 13 minutes ago
Opinion

Rennie: How to win the Republican debate

Rennie: How to win the Republican debateThe cleverest candidate will serve a well-timed, cheerful buffet of substance, self-regard and a garnish of scorn
  • Opinion
  • 4 hours, 13 minutes ago
Opinion

Bandow: Give judges terms, not lifetime appointments

Bandow: Give judges terms, not lifetime appointmentsThe Supreme Court has become a constitutional convention, in which just five votes can turn the Constitution inside out.
  • Opinion
  • 4 hours, 13 minutes ago
Opinion

Cooke: How Michigan can prevent sepsis deaths

Cooke: How Michigan can prevent sepsis deathsMichigan needs policies that ensure patients with sepsis are identified quickly and treated appropriately, Cooke says
  • Opinion
  • 4 hours, 14 minutes ago
Lions

Megatron not ready to relinquish No. 1 WR status

Megatron not ready to relinquish No. 1 WR statusCalvin Johnson's performance from 2011-13 rivals the best three-year stretch of any wide receiver in NFL history.
  • Lions
  • 4 hours, 23 minutes ago
Tigers

Matt Boyd to make Tigers debut Wednesday

Matt Boyd to make Tigers debut WednesdayBoyd, 24, had been with the Tigers' Triple-A affiliate in Toledo since the trade.
  • Tigers
  • 4 hours, 29 minutes ago
Tigers

Dombrowski’s exit a stunner, but Tigers back Avila

Dombrowski’s exit a stunner, but Tigers back AvilaAlex Avila was as shocked as anyone.
  • Tigers
  • 4 hours, 38 minutes ago
Marney Rich Keenan

Keenan: Weekend drowning deaths are wake-up call

Keenan: Weekend drowning deaths are wake-up callAfter spate of drownings by experienced swimmers — a local fire chief among them — a call for safety and respect needed
  • Marney Rich Keenan
  • 4 hours, 49 minutes ago
Metro-detroit

Sunday’s flight path of spy plane

Sunday’s flight path of spy planeAnimation from flightradar24.com tracks the route, altitude and time of Cessna N102BR as it flew over Metro Detroit last Sunday, Aug. 2, with prolonged surveillance in Dearborn.
  • Metro-detroit
  • 4 hours, 51 minutes ago
Wayne County

Garden City renews tax; Northville rejects road millage

Garden City renews tax; Northville rejects road millageClarenceville, Hamtramck school renewal levies approved
  • Wayne County
  • 6 hours, 40 minutes ago
Lottery

Michigan Lottery numbers for Tuesday, Aug. 4
These Michigan Lottery numbers were drawn Tuesday:

Michigan Lottery numbers for Tuesday, Aug. 4These Michigan Lottery numbers were drawn Tuesday:
  • Lottery
  • 4 hours, 52 minutes ago
Metro-detroit

Saturday’s flight path of spy plane

Saturday’s flight path of spy planeAnimation from flightradar24.com tracks the route, altitude and time of Cessna N102BR as it flew over Metro Detroit last Saturday, Aug. 1, with prolonged surveillance in Dearborn, Harrison Township and Clinton Township.
  • Metro-detroit
  • 4 hours, 54 minutes ago
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