Close
MORE NEWS
Local Weather

Detroit, MI

  • Wednesday

    89°/66°

  • Thursday

    85°/66°

  • Friday

    86°/66°

  • Saturday

    81°/63°

More Weather

Detroit News Headlines

Updated 5:57 p.m. EDT

The Big Page
  • Grid
  • List
Tigers

Vintage Verlander puts clamps on Rays

Vintage Verlander puts clamps on RaysThe Tigers went from being perfect-game victims to surprise victors Wednesday at Tropicana Field when they rallied in the seventh to beat the Rays, 2-1.
  • Tigers
  • 2 hours, 48 minutes ago
Tigers

Henning: Ausmus' fate might be tied to Tigers' season

Henning: Ausmus' fate might be tied to Tigers' seasonManaging was a job he wanted, a job he figured he understood as completely as any catcher could who had spent 18 seasons as a big-league catcher.
  • Tigers
  • 6 hours, 24 minutes ago
Lions

Lions training camp position previews: Tight ends

Lions training camp position previews: Tight endsThe Lions entered 2014 excited about the upside of their tight end group, but the players were a massive disappointment as a combination of injuries and poor play led to minimal production.
  • Lions
  • 5 hours, 20 minutes ago
Detroit

New parking system lets drivers pay via app

New parking system lets drivers pay via appThe council signed off on designated zones and higher meter rates for some parts of city
  • Detroit
  • 19 hours, 9 minutes ago
Oakland County

Man gets naked at Kroger meat counter

Man gets naked at Kroger meat counterPolice were called around 7 p.m. Saturday to reports of a naked man speaking unintelligibly and lying on the floor
  • Oakland County
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Macomb County

MSP traffic blitz yields 217 stops in St. Clair Shores

MSP traffic blitz yields 217 stops in St. Clair ShoresThe area was targeted after complaints from motorists who regular drive that stretch of the freeway
  • Macomb County
  • 6 hours, 24 minutes ago
Michigan

Week 9 finalists named in Celebrate Michigan contest

Week 9 finalists named in Celebrate Michigan contestEach Wednesday through Sept. 2, judges select four photos of Michigan reflecting what’s special about the state
  • Michigan
  • 22 hours, 20 minutes ago
Editorial

Our Editorial: Don’t curtail food trucks in Detroit

Our Editorial: Don’t curtail food trucks in DetroitCity Council is working on regulations to streamline rules for portable restaurant scene, but shouldn’t be burdensome
  • Editorial
  • 18 hours, 18 minutes ago
Michigan

Isolated thuderstorms possible today in Metro Detroit

Isolated thuderstorms possible today in Metro DetroitThe weather forecast for the next two days will be warm and sunny followed by a touch or two of rain
  • Michigan
  • 8 hours, 48 minutes ago
Politics

Court strikes down part of state’s sentencing law
Supreme Court’s decision gives judges in some cases more discretion in imposing prison sentences on criminal defendants

Court strikes down part of state’s sentencing lawSupreme Court’s decision gives judges in some cases more discretion in imposing prison sentences on criminal defendants
  • Politics
  • 31 minutes ago
World

U.S. official: Debris in photo belongs to Boeing 777
The Malaysia Airlines plane that disappeared last year was a Boeing 777

U.S. official: Debris in photo belongs to Boeing 777The Malaysia Airlines plane that disappeared last year was a Boeing 777
  • World
  • 1 minute ago
Tigers

Tigers 2, Rays 1

Tigers 2, Rays 1Tigers' Yoenis Cespedes celebrates with teammate Alex Avila after scoring off of an RBI single by Nick Castellanos during the seventh inning of a game on July 29, 2015 in St. Petersburg, Fla. The Tigers won 2-1.
  • Tigers
  • 7 minutes ago
Sports

Bach: Boston failed to deliver on ‘promises’ to USOC

Bach: Boston failed to deliver on ‘promises’ to USOCIOC President Thomas Bach said Boston was firmly to blame for its aborted bid for the 2024 Olympics.
  • Sports
  • 7 minutes ago
Business

Documents say Carhartt to open in Detroit Aug. 27

Documents say Carhartt to open in Detroit Aug. 27The Dearborn clothes maker filed a petition with City Council to stage a “grand opening” Aug. 27, according to documents
  • Business
  • 10 minutes ago
Politics

Court: Forcing state workers to pay into pension valid
Supreme Court ruled constitutional a law forcing 15,000 state workers to contribute part of their pay into pensions

Court: Forcing state workers to pay into pension validSupreme Court ruled constitutional a law forcing 15,000 state workers to contribute part of their pay into pensions
  • Politics
  • 12 minutes ago
Politics

Virginia’s Gilmore makes 17 GOP presidential candidates

Virginia’s Gilmore makes 17 GOP presidential candidatesJim Gilmore, a former Army intelligence officer, completed one term as governor in 2002
  • Politics
  • 14 minutes ago
Nation

FTC investigating online college University of Phoenix
The FTC probe is the latest of many state and federal investigations into the for-profit college industry

FTC investigating online college University of PhoenixThe FTC probe is the latest of many state and federal investigations into the for-profit college industry
  • Nation
  • 26 minutes ago
News

President Barack Obama’s historic visit to Kenya, Ethiopia

President Barack Obama’s historic visit to Kenya, EthiopiaFILE - In this Sunday, July 26, 2015 file photo, President Barack Obama waves goodbye to the crowd, underneath American and Kenyan flags, after delivering a speech at the Safaricom Indoor Arena in the Kasarani area of Nairobi, Kenya, on Sunday, July 26, 2015. President...
  • News
  • 52 minutes ago
Macomb County

Decomposing body found behind Sterling Heights Meijer

Decomposing body found behind Sterling Heights MeijerLandscaper Josh Lafayette, 23, said he found the body around 10:30 a.m. Wednesday
  • Macomb County
  • 3 hours, 39 minutes ago
Chrysler

CEO could address key issues facing Fiat Chrysler

CEO could address key issues facing Fiat ChryslerFerrari IPO, merger talks and unprecedented NHTSA fines are potential topics of discussion during Q2 earnings
  • Chrysler
  • 2 hours, 21 minutes ago
News

Greece's odyssey through its financial crisis

Greece's odyssey through its financial crisisIoannis Mytaras, 81, holds a queue tag in his mouth as he waits to be allowed into the National Bank of Greece in central Athens, in this photo dated Friday, July 3, 2015, where he can pick up a maximum of 120 euros ($134) for the week.
  • News
  • 1 hour, 19 minutes ago
Lions

Gosder Cherilus returning to Lions for tryout

Gosder Cherilus returning to Lions for tryoutThe Lions have been looking for a veteran offensive tackle for much of the offseason, and on Thursday they'll host one of their former draft picks to see if he can provide depth at a worrisome position.
  • Lions
  • 1 hour, 27 minutes ago
News

Italy’s cowboys show off their skill

Italy’s cowboys show off their skillTonino Mastrostefano sorts cattle during the team penning Masseria Cup in Piane Vomano on the outskirts of Notaresco, central Italy, Saturday, June 20, 2015. Italy may be better-known for its soccer skills, but on ranches across the country, cowboys are honing their...
  • News
  • 1 hour, 46 minutes ago
Business

Fed holds steady on rates, seeks further economic gains

Fed holds steady on rates, seeks further economic gainsA statement from the Fed after its latest policy meeting provided no timetable.
  • Business
  • 1 hour, 50 minutes ago
Entertainment

Entertainment Calendar

Entertainment CalendarConcerts, comedy, festivals and more this week in Metro Detroit
  • Entertainment
  • 2 hours, 1 minute ago
Restaurants + Bars

Trizest serves extensive menu of authentic Chinese fare

Trizest serves extensive menu of authentic Chinese fareRestaurant has plenty of intriguing dishes that might test your comfort zone
  • Restaurants + Bars
  • 2 hours, 4 minutes ago
World

Migrants make 2nd mass attempt to reach England

Migrants make 2nd mass attempt to reach EnglandFrench authorities say there had been about 2,000 attempts on each of two successive nights
  • World
  • 2 hours, 19 minutes ago
Columnists
Events Calendar