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U.S. heads to World Cup final with thrilling 2-0 win

U.S. heads to World Cup final with thrilling 2-0 winCarli Lloyd remembers putting the ball on its spot and shutting out the noise of more than 51,000 anxious fans.
  • Sports
  • 4 hours, 18 minutes ago
Tigers

Pitcher Harbaugh all wound up at Tigers game

Pitcher Harbaugh all wound up at Tigers gameMichigan football coach makes most of big moment from the mound at Comerica Park
  • Tigers
  • 5 hours, 33 minutes ago
Red Wings

Unrestricted free agents who might tempt Red Wings

Unrestricted free agents who might tempt Red WingsNHL free agency begins Wednesday and while there are no superstars, there are some worthy candidates to consider signing.
  • Red Wings
  • 3 hours, 55 minutes ago
Detroit

State says dads equally guilty in freezer deaths case

State says dads equally guilty in freezer deaths caseA state attorney says Alexander Dorsey and Stephen Berry are "trying to pass the buck" for their roles in the tragedy
  • Detroit
  • 17 hours, 10 minutes ago
Oakland County

Patients to speak next week at sentencing of cancer doc

Patients to speak next week at sentencing of cancer docFata pleaded guilty to fraud for making millions off of treatments to patients who didn’t need them
  • Oakland County
  • 14 hours, 44 minutes ago
Macomb County

Man gets life in death of woman found in drum

Man gets life in death of woman found in drumScott Wobbe earlier pleaded no contest to first-degree murder and disinterment and mutilation of a body
  • Macomb County
  • 18 hours, 40 minutes ago
Tom Long

Review: 'Terminator Genisys' rises mightily from ashes

Review: 'Terminator Genisys' rises mightily from ashesSchwarzenegger brings the same mix of menace, power and humor that he brought to the first two films in the series
  • Tom Long
  • 8 hours, 56 minutes ago
Editorial

Editorial: A road deal that works for Michigan

Editorial: A road deal that works for MichiganState Senate should pass road funding plan that offers decent compromise; House ought to follow suit
  • Editorial
  • 9 hours, 40 minutes ago
Michigan

Aviation photo gets spot in Celebrate Michigan contest

Aviation photo gets spot in Celebrate Michigan contestEach Wednesday through Sept. 2, Detroit News judges will select four photos to become eligible for prizes
  • Michigan
  • 8 hours, 56 minutes ago
Detroit

Top takeaways: Detroit’s foreclosure meltdown

Top takeaways: Detroit’s foreclosure meltdownA Detroit News analysis shows how the foreclosure crisis contributed to the city’s massive blight and financial problems
  • Detroit
  • 5 days, 16 hours ago
Nation

U.S., Cuba reach agreement to open embassies

U.S., Cuba reach agreement to open embassiesThe United States and Cuba have agreed to open embassies in each other’s capitals
  • Nation
  • 1 minute ago
Business

Survey: U.S. steps up hiring in June to 237K

Survey: U.S. steps up hiring in June to 237KU.S. businesses added jobs at a robust pace in June, a private survey found
  • Business
  • 8 minutes ago
World

Russia halts gas supply to Ukraine amid pricing dispute

Russia halts gas supply to Ukraine amid pricing disputeRussian gas company Gazprom halted supplies to neighboring Ukraine on Wednesday after the collapse of pricing talks
  • World
  • 2 hours, 12 minutes ago
Special Reports

Detroit backed off suing lenders over risky mortgages, blight

Detroit backed off suing lenders over risky mortgages, blightAs bankruptcy closed in, city leaders had other priorities
  • Special Reports
  • 13 minutes ago
World

Japan seeks motive for self-immolation on bullet train

Japan seeks motive for self-immolation on bullet trainJapanese police on Wednesday searched the apartment of the man who set himself on fire on a high-speed bullet train
  • World
  • 27 minutes ago
Detroit

Man on bike gunned down on Detroit’s west side
The incident occurred at about 4:10 a.m. at Fenkell and Tuller in an area near Livernois

Man on bike gunned down on Detroit’s west sideThe incident occurred at about 4:10 a.m. at Fenkell and Tuller in an area near Livernois
  • Detroit
  • 28 minutes ago
Nation

Mass. teen charged in teacher’s death wants trial moved

Mass. teen charged in teacher’s death wants trial movedPhilip Chism’s lawyers said it will be difficult to pick an impartial jury due to the large amount of publicity
  • Nation
  • 36 minutes ago
Nation

2 convicts practiced escape plan before breakout

2 convicts practiced escape plan before breakoutAuthorities say the two murderers who escaped from a maximum-security prison in New York conducted a practice run
  • Nation
  • 45 minutes ago
Nation

Oregon takes steps into era of legal retail marijuana

Oregon takes steps into era of legal retail marijuanaOregon is considering state-licensed stores that would sell limited amounts of marijuana to people over 21
  • Nation
  • 51 minutes ago
TV Plus

Donald Trump files $500M lawsuit as pageant woes mount

Donald Trump files $500M lawsuit as pageant woes mountThe Republican presidential candidate is taking legal action against Univision for dropping beauty pageant contracts
  • TV Plus
  • 1 hour, 5 minutes ago
World

Greece makes concessions but no deal seen before vote

Greece makes concessions but no deal seen before voteGreece’s government has made new concessions with its creditors, though some officials said they were not good enough
  • World
  • 2 hours, 22 minutes ago
World

Indonesia plane crash kills 141 as search effort ends

Indonesia plane crash kills 141 as search effort endsIndonesia’s air force said Wednesday it will investigate if the plane that crashed violating orders
  • World
  • 2 hours, 15 minutes ago
Nation

Probate judges opposed to gay marriage stand firm
A probate judge in Alabama is one of a handful of public officials in the state who are defying the Supreme Court ruling

Probate judges opposed to gay marriage stand firmA probate judge in Alabama is one of a handful of public officials in the state who are defying the Supreme Court ruling
  • Nation
  • 1 hour, 26 minutes ago
Autos

Tractor-trailer hitches may be faulty, 6K may be in use

Tractor-trailer hitches may be faulty, 6K may be in useNHTSA is investigating a potentially high rate of trailer separations for a hitch involved in a fatal crash
  • Autos
  • 1 hour, 29 minutes ago
Celebrities

Kim Kardashian says sexy selfies can be empowering

Kim Kardashian says sexy selfies can be empoweringThe reality TV star was invited by the Commonwealth Club of California to talk about the objectification of women
  • Celebrities
  • 1 hour, 36 minutes ago
Michigan

Dirt biker to keep riding despite collision with bear
A Lowell man was riding with a friend when the bear ran from the woods

Dirt biker to keep riding despite collision with bearA Lowell man was riding with a friend when the bear ran from the woods
  • Michigan
  • 1 hour, 39 minutes ago
Michigan

Damage from spruce budworm found in Michigan trees
Crews have begun measuring how much damage a ravaging insect has done

Damage from spruce budworm found in Michigan treesCrews have begun measuring how much damage a ravaging insect has done
  • Michigan
  • 1 hour, 41 minutes ago
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