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Wolverines

RB Smith listed as UM starter; full depth chart here

RB Smith listed as UM starter; full depth chart hereMichigan released its depth chart for the Utah game on Monday and there were a few surprises.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 hour, 38 minutes ago
Kurt Mensching

Mensching: Tigers’ Gose-Davis platoon in need of remedy

Mensching: Tigers’ Gose-Davis platoon in need of remedyThe Tigers’ center-field platoon has turned out to be disappointing compared to expectations.
  • Kurt Mensching
  • 8 hours, 10 minutes ago
Spartans

Spartans and Broncos on par with Simon and Garfunkel?

Spartans and Broncos on par with Simon and Garfunkel?When Michigan State opens its season on Friday at Waldo Stadium in Kalamazoo against Western Michigan, it's going to be a big deal.
  • Spartans
  • 8 hours, 54 minutes ago
Detroit

2 years in, Chief Craig says ‘work isn’t over’

2 years in, Chief Craig says ‘work isn’t over’Over the past 25 months, he has overhauled the department several times, and he promises more changes
  • Detroit
  • 19 hours, 37 minutes ago
Oakland County

Lyon Twp. man charged with assault in beating death

Lyon Twp. man charged with assault in beating deathPhillip Myers is being held at Oakland County Jaik on 50,000 bond
  • Oakland County
  • 59 minutes ago
Michigan

Metro Detroit returns to summer this week

Metro Detroit returns to summer this weekHighs will be in the mid to upper 80s through the week
  • Michigan
  • 11 hours, 27 minutes ago
Brian J. O'Connor

Homegrown tomatoes? Don’t crow about any savings

Homegrown tomatoes? Don’t crow about any savingsSometimes, there are more important things than saving every possible cent
  • Brian J. O'Connor
  • 22 hours, 45 minutes ago
Travel

Fees, cheap fuel help lift airline profits sky-high

Fees, cheap fuel help lift airline profits sky-highAmerican made $1.7 billion in the second quarter, and United and Delta made more than $1 billion apiece
  • Travel
  • 22 hours, 44 minutes ago
Personal Finance

Preview Social Security’s role in your retirement plans

Preview Social Security’s role in your retirement plansBenefits program will help, but ‘the onus is on you to make up the difference,’ financial planner says
  • Personal Finance
  • 22 hours, 45 minutes ago
TV Plus

VMA wrap-up: Kanye stumps, Taylor triumphs, Miley flops

VMA wrap-up: Kanye stumps, Taylor triumphs, Miley flopsBig names hit and miss at Sunday’s MTV Video Music Awards
  • TV Plus
  • 9 hours, 5 minutes ago
Neal Rubin

Rubin: The Mackinac Bridge from down below. Way below

Rubin: The Mackinac Bridge from down below. Way below“Frazz” creator Jef Mallett joins a bold pack of swimmers crossing the Straits of Mackinac stroke-by-stroke on Labor Day
  • Neal Rubin
  • 19 hours, 38 minutes ago
Nolan Finley

Finley: In Detroit, do all black lives matter?

Finley: In Detroit, do all black lives matter?Nolan Finley asks why Detroit’s response to violent crime is so often apathy, and only anger in special cases.
  • Nolan Finley
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Homestyle

Greeting the seasons

Greeting the seasonsTake your cues from nature to refresh your home’s design
  • Homestyle
  • 4 hours, 8 minutes ago
High Schools

Romeo’s Milana is News’ top-ranked player in volleyball

Romeo’s Milana is News’ top-ranked player in volleyballOnce she got rolling after an injury, nothing could stop Gia Milana as she helped lead Romeo to the Class A title.
  • High Schools
  • 17 minutes ago
Politics

Panel leader expects daily hearings on Courser, Gamrat

Panel leader expects daily hearings on Courser, GamratRep. Ed McBroom will be in Lansing overseeing the panel instead of harvesting crops and attending legislative events
  • Politics
  • 2 hours, 35 minutes ago
Wayne County

Group says airline discriminated against Muslim worker
Metro Detroit woman says after she objected to serving alcohol, her job was threatened

Group says airline discriminated against Muslim workerMetro Detroit woman says after she objected to serving alcohol, her job was threatened
  • Wayne County
  • 21 minutes ago
High Schools

Defending champ Romeo tops News rankings in volleyball

Defending champ Romeo tops News rankings in volleyballAll-state outside hitter Gia Milana returns to defending Class A champion Romeo and a repeat seems well within reach.
  • High Schools
  • 29 minutes ago
Chuck Bennett

Society: Boston Edison District scene of Links party

Society: Boston Edison District scene of Links partyDr. Elayne Arterbery’s event celebrates outgoing chapter president Wendy Turner Lewis and new president Jeanette Abraham
  • Chuck Bennett
  • 30 minutes ago
Music

Artist-in-residence Pat Metheny set for busy Jazzfest

Artist-in-residence Pat Metheny set for busy JazzfestJazz guitarist has four appearances scheduled over the four-day Labor Day jazz festival in downtown Detroit
  • Music
  • 34 minutes ago
Wolverines

Foster: Jalen Rose plans to tell Fab Five story in book

Foster: Jalen Rose plans to tell Fab Five story in bookJalen Rose is not done telling the Fab Five story.
  • Wolverines
  • 46 minutes ago
Lions

Lions activate RB Joique Bell, 'elite' DT Haloti Ngata

Lions activate RB Joique Bell, 'elite' DT Haloti NgataThe Lions activated Ngata from the non-football injury list and Bell from the physically unable to perform list Monday.
  • Lions
  • 50 minutes ago
World

Extent of damage at Palmyra temple unclear

Extent of damage at Palmyra temple unclearIt appears the structure is still standing despite an attempt by the Islamic State to blow it up, a Syrian official said
  • World
  • 57 minutes ago
Wolverines

UM President Schlissel on Harbaugh and sports at Michigan

UM President Schlissel on Harbaugh and sports at MichiganUniversity of Michigan President Mark Schlissel talks about the sports culture in Ann Arbor and impact of new head football coach Jim Harbaugh.
  • Wolverines
  • 58 minutes ago
Lions

Talk Lions with Josh Katzenstein Tuesday at 1 p.m.

Talk Lions with Josh Katzenstein Tuesday at 1 p.m.Talk about the Lions in live chat with Josh Katzenstein of The Detroit News on Tuesday at 1 p.m.
  • Lions
  • 1 hour, 4 minutes ago
Michigan

Jury selected in murder trial for Kentwood boy, 13
The teen is designated as an adult in the juvenile court system

Jury selected in murder trial for Kentwood boy, 13The teen is designated as an adult in the juvenile court system
  • Michigan
  • 12 hours, 22 minutes ago
Chrysler

Fiat Chrysler recalls 206,000 Jeep Cherokees

Fiat Chrysler recalls 206,000 Jeep CherokeesStatic electricity can disable windshield wipers
  • Chrysler
  • 5 hours, 38 minutes ago
Sports

Jalen Rose Leadership Academy Celebrity Golf Outing

Jalen Rose Leadership Academy Celebrity Golf OutingFormer Pistons guard and NBA Finals MVP Chauncey Billips is welcomed by former "Fab Five" Michigan basketball player Jalen Rose for the Jalen Rose Leadership Academy Celebrity Golf Outing on Monday, Aug. 31, 2015, at the Detroit Golf Club in Detroit.
  • Sports
  • 1 hour, 21 minutes ago
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