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Tigers

Little-known Tim Melville gets first spring start

Little-known Tim Melville gets first spring startHe received the Mike Sweeney Award after he joined a search party that ultimately found a lost 9-year-old autistic child
  • Tigers
  • 58 minutes ago
Lions

Mayhew: Lions hope to re-sign Sims

Mayhew: Lions hope to re-sign SimsAfter nine NFL seasons, Rob Sims is a free agent for the first time
  • Lions
  • 6 hours, 44 minutes ago
Red Wings

Wings' inner will to win runs deep

Wings' inner will to win runs deepThursday's 3-2 come-from-behind victory over Sharks was latest example of competitive spirit
  • Red Wings
  • 2 hours, 53 minutes ago
Wayne County

Couple plead guilty in elderly man's slaying

Couple plead guilty in elderly man's slayingAndrew Nutt and Mariah Pisarski admitted they killed 76-year-old Kenneth Labita
  • Wayne County
  • 7 hours, 49 minutes ago
Politics

Ex-Congressman Bentivolio files for bankruptcy

Ex-Congressman Bentivolio files for bankruptcyKerry Bentivolio filed for bankruptcy protection, listing nearly $300K in unpaid bills
  • Politics
  • 10 hours, 43 minutes ago
Macomb County

Second brother arraigned in Harrison Twp. vehicle theft

Second brother arraigned in Harrison Twp. vehicle theftJerome Havard, 23, is charged with unlawful driving away.
  • Macomb County
  • 23 hours, 45 minutes ago
Michigan

Metro Detroit almost breaks record low

Metro Detroit almost breaks record lowThe high on Friday is expected to be in the upper teens, but then it will plunge again to between zero and minus 5
  • Michigan
  • 9 hours, 29 minutes ago
Life

WSU to honor civil rights martyr with degree

WSU to honor civil rights martyr with degreeWayne State honors Detroit civil rights martyr Viola Liuzzo with honorary degree; weekend of events
  • Life
  • 17 hours, 52 minutes ago
Oakland County

Southfield calls dibs on Northland statue

Southfield calls dibs on Northland statueMarshall Fredericks’ “The Boy and the Bear” could be imperiled by Northland mall’s slide into receivership.
  • Oakland County
  • 17 hours, 39 minutes ago
Chrysler

Fiat Chrysler recalls 467K SUVs

Fiat Chrysler recalls 467K SUVsSecond recall since September over electronic issue; NHTSA opened investigation in October into issue
  • Chrysler
  • 7 hours, 37 minutes ago
Bob Wojnowski

Wojo: Lions sweat out Suh deal

Wojo: Lions sweat out Suh dealThe Lions are facing a personnel conundrum with Suh, and they can't win, even if they win.
  • Bob Wojnowski
  • 11 hours, 52 minutes ago
Michigan

Michigan DNR appeals wolves’ endangered classification

Michigan DNR appeals wolves’ endangered classificationMichigan’s Department of Natural Resources is wading back into the debate over wolves in the state by filing an appeal
  • Michigan
  • 5 hours, 46 minutes ago
Wayne County

Detroit Police Department marks its 150th anniversary

Detroit Police Department marks its 150th anniversaryActivities include Friday night ball, setting up museum in new public safety headquarters
  • Wayne County
  • 8 hours, 27 minutes ago
Oakland County

Woman, 70, rescued in Oak Park fire dies

Woman, 70, rescued in Oak Park fire diesA 70-year-old woman died Thursday afternoon following an early morning fire at an apartment complex.
  • Oakland County
  • 21 hours, 53 minutes ago
News

Database: Search gun permits by Mich. county

Database: Search gun permits by Mich. countyCheck the database to see the growth in concealed weapons permits in Michigan
  • News
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: Detroit schools fix next challenge

Howes: Detroit schools fix next challengeSkillman CEO: ‘We have to stop believing that regulation is the same as accountability. It is not.’
  • Daniel Howes
  • 17 hours, 32 minutes ago
Homestyle

Better red instead

Better red insteadMarsala may be 2015 Color of the Year, but designers veer away toward classic shade instead
  • Homestyle
  • 1 day ago
Editorial

Obama rushing toward risky nuclear deal with Iran

Obama rushing toward risky nuclear deal with IranObama should step back from the table, listen to seasoned counselors, and respect Congress’ role in this process.
  • Editorial
  • 17 hours, 26 minutes ago
Business

'Uniting Two Detroits' explores racial gap

'Uniting Two Detroits' explores racial gapThe day-long Detroit Policy Conference examines perception many blacks are being excluded from the city's resurgence.
  • Business
  • 19 hours, 37 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
  • 19 minutes ago
Motorsports

NASCAR car stolen from hotel before race

NASCAR car stolen from hotel before raceTravis Kvapil's NASCAR Sprint Cup car has been stolen ahead of a race
  • Motorsports
  • 28 minutes ago
GM

GM to restructure in Thailand, seek worker separations
It will phase out production and sales of Chevrolet Sonic

GM to restructure in Thailand, seek worker separationsIt will phase out production and sales of Chevrolet Sonic
  • GM
  • 4 hours, 53 minutes ago
Spartans

ESPN writer claims Sparty is scariest college mascot

ESPN writer claims Sparty is scariest college mascotESPN.com's Myron Medcalf ranked the 10 scariest mascots and No. 1 was Sparty, though Michigan State fans might disagree.
  • Spartans
  • 42 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
  • 49 minutes ago
Lions

Lions re-sign long-snapper Don Muhlbach to 1-year deal

Lions re-sign long-snapper Don Muhlbach to 1-year dealCenter has been with the team for 11 seasons
  • Lions
  • 1 hour, 6 minutes ago
Travel

Caribbean: Dominica adventure, Barbados relaxation

Caribbean: Dominica adventure, Barbados relaxationGo to Dominica for exercise and seclusion, Barbados for dancing, lounging
  • Travel
  • 1 hour, 11 minutes ago
Advice

Dr. Roach: Parathyroid glands control blood calcium
Surgery is the ultimate answer for people with high blood calcium

Dr. Roach: Parathyroid glands control blood calciumSurgery is the ultimate answer for people with high blood calcium
  • Advice
  • 3 hours, 34 minutes ago
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