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Wolverines

Wagner's clutch pitching puts UM on brink of national title

Wagner's clutch pitching puts UM on brink of national titleHaylie Wagner made a 1-0 lead hold up as UM will face Florida in deciding game Wednesday.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 hour, 34 minutes ago
Wolverines

Trieu: 'Aggressive' OL Onwenu makes surprise pledge to UM

Trieu: 'Aggressive' OL Onwenu makes surprise pledge to UMMichigan hosted its top in-state targets in the 2017 class Tuesday, but the Wolverines received a surprise when Detroit Cass Tech four-star junior offensive lineman Michael Onwenu came as well.
  • Wolverines
  • 7 hours, 15 minutes ago
Tigers

Niyo: Tigers left to press as luck fades, losses mount

Niyo: Tigers left to press as luck fades, losses mountTigers are grasping for answers -- and runs -- as they continue on a downward spiral.
  • Tigers
  • 7 hours, 46 minutes ago
Detroit

Nearly $1.1 million raised for Belle Isle Conservancy

Nearly $1.1 million raised for Belle Isle Conservancy‘Ladies and Gentlemen, Start Your Engines’ fundraiser kicked race weekend into high gear
  • Detroit
  • 22 hours ago
Oakland County

Oakland gun owners can get free trigger locks Friday

Oakland gun owners can get free trigger locks Friday3,000 will be available at police departments as part of Gun Safety Awareness Day
  • Oakland County
  • 30 minutes ago
Macomb County

Macomb sheriff can now receive texts for emergencies

Macomb sheriff can now receive texts for emergenciesResidents using Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile or Sprint cellphone service can participate
  • Macomb County
  • 32 minutes ago
Michigan

First finalists named in Celebrate Michigan Photo Contest

First finalists named in Celebrate Michigan Photo ContestEach Wednesday through Sept. 2, Detroit News judges will select four photos to be eligible for prizes awarded on Sept. 9
  • Michigan
  • 5 hours, 55 minutes ago
Business

Jack White, Shinola buy Midtown building

Jack White, Shinola buy Midtown buildingThe deal marks a new expansion for both Shinola as well as Jack White's record label Third Man Records
  • Business
  • 5 hours, 38 minutes ago
Wayne County

Home at last: Pup captured in Detroit has new owners

Home at last: Pup captured in Detroit has new ownersBelle, a stray who wandered into Detroit Waldorf School grounds in April, was adopted last week by a staffer, husband
  • Wayne County
  • 1 hour, 11 minutes ago
Editorial

Editorial: Keep Straits of Mackinac pipeline safe, open

Editorial: Keep Straits of Mackinac pipeline safe, openTask force studying safety of straits pipeline should be allowed to finish work before conclusions are drawn about risk
  • Editorial
  • 13 hours, 12 minutes ago
Movies

Movie review: 'Entourage' is back and as blank as ever

Movie review: 'Entourage' is back and as blank as everThink you've got problems? Vinnie Chase's movie is over budget! Oh no, bro!
  • Movies
  • 13 hours, 15 minutes ago
Nation

Colorado theater shooting judge denies mistrial

Colorado theater shooting judge denies mistrialThe judge in the Colorado theater shooting trial has rejected defense attorneys’ second request for a mistrial
  • Nation
  • 5 hours, 32 minutes ago
Michigan

Monroe County warns against swimming at 4 beaches

Monroe County warns against swimming at 4 beachesAdvisories issued Wednesday are for Estral Beach, Woodland Beach, Pointe Aux Peaux and Bolles Harbor
  • Michigan
  • 1 minute ago
Nation

Ohio cop acquitted in 137-shot case faces charge

Ohio cop acquitted in 137-shot case faces chargeA cop found not guilty in the fatal shooting of two people has been charged with beating up his twin brother
  • Nation
  • 2 minutes ago
Lions

Lions bring back rookie RB Rasheed Williams

Lions bring back rookie RB Rasheed WilliamsThe Lions indicated they wanted to re-sign rookie running back Rasheed Williams after he finished his academic requirements at Alfred State.
  • Lions
  • 8 minutes ago
Detroit

Detroit court pressed to order U.S. evacuation of Yemen

Detroit court pressed to order U.S. evacuation of YemenAttorneys for the U.S. Department of Justice and the Council on American-Islamic Relations faced off in federal court
  • Detroit
  • 10 minutes ago
Nfl

Yahoo will stream Bills-Jaguars game this season

Yahoo will stream Bills-Jaguars game this seasonThe NFL says it has chosen Yahoo as its partner in an experiment to stream a game internationally in October.
  • Nfl
  • 18 minutes ago
Politics

Wildlife managers win appeal to ban exotic pigs

Wildlife managers win appeal to ban exotic pigsThe court says there’s nothing unconstitutional about the DNR targeting some breeds and not others
  • Politics
  • 27 minutes ago
Detroit

Hours being expanded for popular Belle Isle attractions

Hours being expanded for popular Belle Isle attractionsSummer hours for some attractions on Belle Isle in Detroit are being expanded
  • Detroit
  • 30 minutes ago
Business

Musk's battery plan spurs producers to weigh new plants

Musk's battery plan spurs producers to weigh new plantsMusk, CEO of Tesla, expects to open next year a battery gigafactory outside Reno, Nevada
  • Business
  • 34 minutes ago
Nation

Problem drinking affects 33M — 14% of U.S. adults

Problem drinking affects 33M — 14% of U.S. adultsAlcohol problems affect almost 33 million adults and most have never sought treatment, according to a government survey
  • Nation
  • 36 minutes ago
Life

Disney’s new toys meshes real objects, virtual worlds

Disney’s new toys meshes real objects, virtual worldsHigh-tech wearable gadgets and old-school superhero role-playing to keep kids moving while engrossing them in sub-plots
  • Life
  • 41 minutes ago
Business

Family-owned Columbus Dispatch to be sold to New Media
The family-owned Columbus Dispatch is selling its publishing operations to New Media Investment Group

Family-owned Columbus Dispatch to be sold to New MediaThe family-owned Columbus Dispatch is selling its publishing operations to New Media Investment Group
  • Business
  • 54 minutes ago
Nation

Man accused of killing son, 3, over potty training
Harris County jail records show Anthony Trakemon Powell was being held without bond Wednesday on a capital murder charge

Man accused of killing son, 3, over potty trainingHarris County jail records show Anthony Trakemon Powell was being held without bond Wednesday on a capital murder charge
  • Nation
  • 57 minutes ago
Autos

Congress pushes for ‘talking car’ boost
Sen. Peters unveils bill to back ‘vehicle-to-vehicle’ technology

Congress pushes for ‘talking car’ boostSen. Peters unveils bill to back ‘vehicle-to-vehicle’ technology
  • Autos
  • 1 hour, 11 minutes ago
Special Reports

The Phantom and the Fugitive: A cross-country drug caper

The Phantom and the Fugitive: A cross-country drug caperMystery leasing of luxe sedan paves way to celeb-studded L.A.-Michigan drug probe
  • Special Reports
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
News

Uniroyal celebrates Giant Tire’s 50th with a peek behind the tread

Uniroyal celebrates Giant Tire’s 50th with a peek behind the treadThe Uniroyal Tiger walks beneath the iconic behemoth. If the tire were actually on a car, the car would be 200 feet tall.
  • News
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
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