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Tigers

Tigers overwhelmed in fourth straight loss

Tigers overwhelmed in fourth straight lossBrandon Moss had two home runs with seven RBIs as Indians open three-game series with a 13-1 win.
  • Tigers
  • 5 hours, 2 minutes ago
Lions

Lions draft preview: QB backups appear set

Lions draft preview: QB backups appear setAfter the 2014 draft, general manager Martin Mayhew said there were a few quarterbacks the Lions considered drafting that went off the board right before Detroit was on the clock.
  • Lions
  • 22 hours, 6 minutes ago
Tigers

Foster: Whitaker shows sweet side at Negro Leagues luncheon

Foster: Whitaker shows sweet side at Negro Leagues luncheon"I knew how good I was," Lou Whitaker said at the Negro Leagues Weekend Legacy Luncheon. "Nobody could tell me."
  • Tigers
  • 15 hours, 54 minutes ago
Wayne County

Woman arraigned in baby's death

Woman arraigned in baby's deathKimberly Pappas has been charged with felony murder, premeditated murder, and first-degree child abuse
  • Wayne County
  • 21 hours, 31 minutes ago
Wayne County

Police: 2 people involved in arson fire at golf course

Police: 2 people involved in arson fire at golf courseThe first fire destroyed 31 carts parked outdoors, police said. A second fire was set to a single golf cart driven to a pond in the middle of the course. A third fire at a pole barn destroyed 25 golf carts, police said.
  • Wayne County
  • 18 hours, 20 minutes ago
Michigan

Lapeer Co. couple plead in jogger’s death in dog attack

Lapeer Co. couple plead in jogger’s death in dog attackAfter a no contest plea, the prosecutor predicts the pair will be sentenced to 19 months
  • Michigan
  • 12 hours, 41 minutes ago
Henry Payne

Payne Q&Auto: Jeep and Fiat separated at birth?

Payne Q&Auto: Jeep and Fiat separated at birth?The odd couple subcompact ute, Fiat 500X and Jeep Renegade, share a skeleton: The first produced by FCA.
  • Henry Payne
  • 12 hours, 16 minutes ago
Editorial

Saturday Shorts: Let private prison reopen

Saturday Shorts: Let private prison reopenSaturday Shorts are a longstanding Detroit News tradition. This week we talk private prison, school bake sales and I-94
  • Editorial
  • 12 hours, 12 minutes ago
Entertainment

48 Hours: Best things to do in Metro Detroit

48 Hours: Best things to do in Metro DetroitCheck out Dave Chappelle tonight, Bookstock this weekend, Hair Wars on Sunday
  • Entertainment
  • 16 hours, 14 minutes ago
World

Powerful Earthquake Strikes Nepal

Powerful Earthquake Strikes NepalA Nepalese man and woman hold each other in Kathmandu's Durbar Square, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that was severely damaged by an earthquake, Saturday April 25, 2015. A massive 7.8 magnitude earthquake killed hundreds of people as it ripped through large parts of...
  • World
  • 1 minute ago
Michigan

Man gets coffee, doughnut and $250,000 lottery windfall
A Jackson County man bought a $10 instant game ticket and won $250,000 Thursday

Man gets coffee, doughnut and $250,000 lottery windfallA Jackson County man bought a $10 instant game ticket and won $250,000 Thursday
  • Michigan
  • 19 minutes ago
Tigers

Verlander will accompany Tigers on 10-game trip

Verlander will accompany Tigers on 10-game tripVerlander has been shut down since aggravating the injury during a simulated game April 15.
  • Tigers
  • 31 minutes ago
Spartans

Abdul Adams commits to MSU says his Twitter post
Running back Abdul Adams of Washington, D.C., announced on Twitter that he would be attending Michigan State.

Abdul Adams commits to MSU says his Twitter postRunning back Abdul Adams of Washington, D.C., announced on Twitter that he would be attending Michigan State.
  • Spartans
  • 1 hour, 7 minutes ago
Food

Oven fries offer flavor without as much of the guilt

Oven fries offer flavor without as much of the guiltSumac and garlic ramp up the taste
  • Food
  • 2 hours, 50 minutes ago
Golf

Friday roundup: After 66, Swafford enjoys New Orleans

Friday roundup: After 66, Swafford enjoys New OrleansHe is tied for the lead in the Zurich Classic with Weekley
  • Golf
  • 4 hours, 54 minutes ago
Nhl

Friday's roundup: Rangers advance on Hagelin's OT goal

Friday's roundup: Rangers advance on Hagelin's OT goalThe Rangers will play the winner of the Washington-New York Islanders series, which the Caps lead 3-2.
  • Nhl
  • 5 hours, 4 minutes ago
Sports

Krupa: Wings must forget Game 4, press on

Krupa: Wings must forget Game 4, press onThey made four mistakes in the closing minutes of a potentially pivotal game. It ripped victory from their grasp.
  • Sports
  • 5 hours, 6 minutes ago
Tigers

Henning: 2015 Tigers look more potent than two winners

Henning: 2015 Tigers look more potent than two winnersThis was not the best week for making historical comparisons of present and past Tigers lineups.
  • Tigers
  • 5 hours, 13 minutes ago
Sports

Hamilton-to-Rangers chatter gains momentum

Hamilton-to-Rangers chatter gains momentumThe former AL MVP has been recovering from shoulder surgery and missed spring training.
  • Sports
  • 5 hours, 16 minutes ago
Sports

Tigers contend offensive ills are temporary

Tigers contend offensive ills are temporaryAfter scoring 51 runs in their first seven games, the Tigers have only scored 10 in their last five.
  • Sports
  • 5 hours, 25 minutes ago
Tigers

Verlander pitching regimen remains on hold

Verlander pitching regimen remains on holdAs of Friday, Justin Verlander hadn't thrown a baseball in nine days.
  • Tigers
  • 5 hours, 27 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, 33 minutes ago
Nba

Friday's roundup: Pierce, Wall get Wiz past Raptors

Friday's roundup: Pierce, Wall get Wiz past RaptorsWall scored 19 and Pierce added 18 as the Wizards defeated the Raptors 106-99 to take a 3-0 series lead
  • Nba
  • 10 hours, 20 minutes ago
Nfl

Friday's roundup: Top players decide to skip draft festivities

Friday's roundup: Top players decide to skip draft festivitiesFSU's Jameis Winston, Oregon's Marcus Mariota and Alabama's Amari Cooper will not attend
  • Nfl
  • 10 hours, 22 minutes ago
Red Wings

Wings like their position despite Game 4 loss

Wings like their position despite Game 4 lossGame 5 in Tampa on Saturday begins what amounts to a three-game series.
  • Red Wings
  • 10 hours, 49 minutes ago
Motorsports

Friday's roundup: Hamlin runs away to Xfinity win

Friday's roundup: Hamlin runs away to Xfinity winDenny Hamlin led almost from start to finish to win the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Richmond International Raceway.
  • Motorsports
  • 11 hours, 15 minutes ago
Opinion

Lennox: Sen. Griffin led during Michigan’s glory years

Lennox: Sen. Griffin led during Michigan’s glory yearsThe death of Robert Griffin, the former U.S. senator, was the end of a remarkable era in Michigan’s history
  • Opinion
  • 11 hours, 36 minutes ago
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