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Tigers

Tigers' nosedive continues in loss to Rays

Tigers' nosedive continues in loss to RaysNot even their ace could steer the Tigers from their second-half slide.
  • Tigers
  • 3 hours, 14 minutes ago
Wolverines

Harbaugh dreams of new season: 'It's time to compete'

Harbaugh dreams of new season: 'It's time to compete'About this time every year, ever since he was a kid, Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh has had what he calls a "football dream."
  • Wolverines
  • 15 hours, 51 minutes ago
Lions

Lions training camp position previews: Defensive backs

Lions training camp position previews: Defensive backsAfter years of being the team's Achilles heel, the Lions' secondary could be a team strength in 2015 after some better-than-expected play last season.
  • Lions
  • 15 hours, 5 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
  • 10 hours, 35 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
  • 18 hours, 55 minutes ago
Business

Wayne State student’s sock business has legs

Wayne State student’s sock business has legsJaspreet Singh took a split-second idea for a class and turned it into a business already hitting it big on Kickstarter
  • Business
  • 9 hours, 53 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
  • 13 hours, 46 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
  • 9 hours, 45 minutes ago
Nation

Woman dies, 9 kids injured as van hits train in Ohio
A van carrying Bible school students crashed through a crossing gate into the side of a freight train, killing a woman

Woman dies, 9 kids injured as van hits train in OhioA van carrying Bible school students crashed through a crossing gate into the side of a freight train, killing a woman
  • Nation
  • 2 minutes ago
Nation

Man says he petted cougars after calling ‘Here, kitty’
The video showed two cougars being petted through a fence as a voice says “Kitty, kitty, kitty”

Man says he petted cougars after calling ‘Here, kitty’The video showed two cougars being petted through a fence as a voice says “Kitty, kitty, kitty”
  • Nation
  • 7 minutes ago
Nation

Roseville man sentenced in Mississippi drug conspiracy
Roseville resident Clifford Barnette Jones Jr., 25, was sentenced for conspiracy to distribute drugs

Roseville man sentenced in Mississippi drug conspiracyRoseville resident Clifford Barnette Jones Jr., 25, was sentenced for conspiracy to distribute drugs
  • Nation
  • 2 hours, 59 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
  • 14 minutes ago
Autos

Mini recalls 35K cars to bolster side crash resistance

Mini recalls 35K cars to bolster side crash resistanceThe recall includes Cooper and Cooper S Hardtop two-door cars from 2014 and ’15, and the ’15 John Cooper Works Hardtop
  • Autos
  • 21 minutes ago
GM

GM recalling Cadillac ATS for power sunroof fault

GM recalling Cadillac ATS for power sunroof faultThe new recall now covers the 2016 model as well
  • GM
  • 24 minutes ago
Nation

R.I. jury awards $125K to lead paint poisoning victim
A 19-year-old sued her landlord for lead poisoning she says she suffered while living in a Pawtucket apartment

R.I. jury awards $125K to lead paint poisoning victimA 19-year-old sued her landlord for lead poisoning she says she suffered while living in a Pawtucket apartment
  • Nation
  • 1 hour ago
Nation

Leg amputated to save man pinned under train in Philly
A man is in critical condition after a surgical team had to amputate his leg when he became pinned underneath a train

Leg amputated to save man pinned under train in PhillyA man is in critical condition after a surgical team had to amputate his leg when he became pinned underneath a train
  • Nation
  • 1 hour, 2 minutes ago
Politics

Conservative move against Boehner a sign of discontent

Conservative move against Boehner a sign of discontentAn effort by a conservative Republican to strip John Boehner of his position is a sign of discontent
  • Politics
  • 1 hour, 7 minutes ago
Nation

N.Y. prison worker: I got ‘caught up’ in escape plot

N.Y. prison worker: I got ‘caught up’ in escape plotA prison worker said she performed sex acts with one escaped prisoner and took naked photos of herself for the other
  • Nation
  • 2 hours, 41 minutes ago
Nation

Traps set for lion-like animal seen in Milwaukee

Traps set for lion-like animal seen in MilwaukeeNon-lethal traps have been baited with food in the hopes of capturing a lion-like animal that people reported seeing
  • Nation
  • 1 hour, 49 minutes ago
Autos

U.S. automakers among 20 fined by Spanish authority
The companies fined included Spanish subsidiaries and distributors of Chrysler, Chevrolet, Fiat and GM

U.S. automakers among 20 fined by Spanish authorityThe companies fined included Spanish subsidiaries and distributors of Chrysler, Chevrolet, Fiat and GM
  • Autos
  • 1 hour, 54 minutes ago
Autos

Average U.S. vehicle age hits record 11.5 years

Average U.S. vehicle age hits record 11.5 yearsThe average age of vehicles has been climbing steadily since IHS began tracking the number in 2002
  • Autos
  • 2 hours ago
Nation

Boy, 8, who lost hands gets double-hand transplant

Boy, 8, who lost hands gets double-hand transplantA boy who lost his hands and feet to an infection has become the youngest patient to receive a double-hand transplant
  • Nation
  • 2 hours, 4 minutes ago
Nation

Colo. theater shooter’s dad unaware he saw psychiatrist

Colo. theater shooter’s dad unaware he saw psychiatristRobert Holmes testified that he never suspected his son was mentally ill before he killed 12 people in the 2012 attack
  • Nation
  • 2 hours, 10 minutes ago
Nation

Baby giraffe dies at Dallas Zoo in accident

Baby giraffe dies at Dallas Zoo in accidentA baby giraffe whose birth at the Dallas Zoo was viewed live on the Internet worldwide has died in an accident
  • Nation
  • 2 hours, 15 minutes ago
World

Afghanistan examining claim Taliban leader died

Afghanistan examining claim Taliban leader diedAn Afghan official said Wednesday his government is examining claims that reclusive Taliban leader Mullah Omar is dead
  • World
  • 2 hours, 22 minutes ago
Nation

Authorities seek cause of tree fall that injured 8 kids

Authorities seek cause of tree fall that injured 8 kidsIt was unclear what made the 75-foot-tall, 75-year-old pine suddenly topple on a day with only minimal wind in Calif.
  • Nation
  • 2 hours, 25 minutes ago
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