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Sepp Blatter elected to fifth term as FIFA president

Sepp Blatter elected to fifth term as FIFA presidentBlatter, 79, gained another four-year term after Prince Ali bin al-Hussein of Jordan conceded defeat
  • Sports
  • 3 hours, 59 minutes ago
Motorsports

Tony Kanaan blazes practice course on Belle Isle

Tony Kanaan blazes practice course on Belle IsleKanaan zipped around the 2.3-mile circuit in 1:16.29
  • Motorsports
  • 2 hours, 4 minutes ago
John Niyo

Niyo: Rallying cry for Lions defense: 'Suh who?'

Niyo: Rallying cry for Lions defense: 'Suh who?'Real good would be a step back for the Lions' defense, in many respects.
  • John Niyo
  • 22 hours, 40 minutes ago
Detroit

Man pleads guilty to street artist slaying

Man pleads guilty to street artist slayingJasin Reno Curtis, 18, reached a plea deal Friday with a sentence agreement of 25 to 40 years
  • Detroit
  • 11 hours, 50 minutes ago
Tom Greenwood

Greenwood: Traffic riddles (mostly) solved

Greenwood: Traffic riddles (mostly) solvedThe Detroit News commuting columnists answers tough questions about Michigan traffic law.
  • Tom Greenwood
  • 22 hours, 49 minutes ago
Macomb County

Police take stray pig into custody in Shelby Twp.

Police take stray pig into custody in Shelby Twp.Debbie DeRiemaecker says she was doing yard work Thursday when the pig came barreling toward her
  • Macomb County
  • 9 hours, 24 minutes ago
Detroit

Hearing on rape charges for Ex-Tiger Reed delayed

Hearing on rape charges for Ex-Tiger Reed delayedEvan Reed is charged with two counts third-degree criminal sexual conduct
  • Detroit
  • 14 hours, 34 minutes ago
Metro + State

Grand Rapids readies for Dutch royals

Grand Rapids readies for Dutch royalsMichigan has the largest Dutch-American population in the nation — nearly a half-million.
  • Metro + State
  • 22 hours, 54 minutes ago
Chrysler

FCA's renaissance man makes brands sing

FCA's renaissance man makes brands singFrom Eminem and Dr. Dre to Clint Eastwood and Oprah Winfrey, Francois is changing the conversation about the automaker.
  • Chrysler
  • 11 hours, 35 minutes ago
Wayne County

Cop faces added assault charge in beating

Cop faces added assault charge in beatingWilliam Melendez was charged last month with misconduct in office and assault with intent to do great bodily harm
  • Wayne County
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Movies

Review: California crumbles in fun, dumb ‘San Andreas’

Review: California crumbles in fun, dumb ‘San Andreas’Dwayne Johnson stars in gleeful, earnest symphony of destruction
  • Movies
  • 22 hours, 17 minutes ago
Detroit

Firefighters put out apartment building fire in Midtown

Firefighters put out apartment building fire in MidtownFirefighters were called around 7 a.m. Friday to the Selden Manor
  • Detroit
  • 13 hours, 13 minutes ago
Editorial

Editorial: Give Michigan workforce a boost

Editorial: Give Michigan workforce a boostClose to 100,000 jobs are available in the state, without nearly enough skilled workers to fill them
  • Editorial
  • 22 hours, 19 minutes ago
Wayne County

Highland Park’s high school to close

Highland Park’s high school to closeThe remaining 160 students can enroll in DPS, EAA, neighboring districts or charter high schools, state says
  • Wayne County
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Nation

4 more bodies found after Texas flooding

4 more bodies found after Texas floodingThe damage inflicted by the storms have killed at least 20 people and left 14 missing.
  • Nation
  • 13 hours, 33 minutes ago
Red Wings

Bertuzzi impressive in short stint with Griffins

Bertuzzi impressive in short stint with GriffinsForward has 11 points in 11 postseason games, no longer the guy spending too much time in the penalty box
  • Red Wings
  • 8 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers await word on Alfredo Simon’s return

Tigers await word on Alfredo Simon’s returnDetroit’s most effective starting pitcher flew to Dominican Republic on Tuesday to be with his ill father.
  • Tigers
  • 36 minutes ago
Tigers

Ausmus confident Tigers’ hitting slump will end soon

Ausmus confident Tigers’ hitting slump will end soonReturn to lineup for Victor Martinez will help, but manager has no word when that date will take place.
  • Tigers
  • 1 hour, 15 minutes ago
Macomb County

Suspect sentenced in Clinton Township store slaying
Clinton Grayson sentenced Friday, three others set to start trial Tuesday for 2014 slaying of Basim Sulaka

Suspect sentenced in Clinton Township store slayingClinton Grayson sentenced Friday, three others set to start trial Tuesday for 2014 slaying of Basim Sulaka
  • Macomb County
  • 1 hour, 19 minutes ago
Nation

Hastert payments aimed at concealing past sexual allegation

Hastert payments aimed at concealing past sexual allegationHe's accused of agreeing to pay $3.5 million in hush money to keep a person silent about "prior misconduct."
  • Nation
  • 3 hours, 47 minutes ago
Business

Newest generation of spenders wants healthy food fast

Newest generation of spenders wants healthy food fastU.S. sales in the fast-casual segment are expected to swell to $62 billion in 2019, up from $39 billion in 2014
  • Business
  • 1 hour, 22 minutes ago
Motorsports

Tenacity is behind Montoya’s spot atop IndyCar points

Tenacity is behind Montoya’s spot atop IndyCar pointsJuan Pablo Montoya is the only one to have won the CART title, the Indy 500 and 24 Hours of Daytona, all on first try.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 hour, 25 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers-Angels lineups: Sanchez out to quell Angels' hot bats

Tigers-Angels lineups: Sanchez out to quell Angels' hot batsThe Tigers (28-21) continue their four-game series against the Los Angeles Angels (24-24) on Friday at Angel Stadium of Anaheim (FSD/1270 AM and 97.1 FM).
  • Tigers
  • 2 hours, 4 minutes ago
Motorsports

Will Power captures pole for Race 1

Will Power captures pole for Race 1The Team Penske driver set a new qualifying mark at 1 minute, 16.1371 seconds.
  • Motorsports
  • 2 hours, 40 minutes ago
Travel

Plan ahead for Traverse City's National Cherry Festival

Plan ahead for Traverse City's National Cherry FestivalThe July 4-11 festival has 150 events, nearly 80 percent of them free
  • Travel
  • 2 hours, 45 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, 1 day 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, 2 days ago
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