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Tigers

Cabrera getting close to full baseball activities

Cabrera getting close to full baseball activitiesThe AlterG is apparently working its magic with Miguel Cabrera.
  • Tigers
  • 2 hours, 29 minutes ago
Spartans

Trieu: Kenney Lyke a rising star on MSU radar

Trieu: Kenney Lyke a rising star on MSU radarMichigan State may have jumped in at the right time with safety Kenney Lyke.
  • Spartans
  • 1 hour, 34 minutes ago
Lions

LSU's Collins would give Lions 'great versatility'

LSU's Collins would give Lions 'great versatility'The Lions are looking to upgrade their offensive line after ranking 28th in rushing and allowing 45 sacks in 2014.
  • Lions
  • 6 hours, 31 minutes ago
Wayne County

Rhodes: Pension plans too costly for cities

Rhodes: Pension plans too costly for citiesThe bankruptcy judge who green-lighted reductions in pensions and health insurance for more than 30,000 Detroit retirees said Wednesday he's "deeply concerned" about the unfunded liabilities other cities are saddled with.
  • Wayne County
  • 23 hours, 54 minutes ago
Business

Shopping trends conspire to close Northland mall

Shopping trends conspire to close Northland mallNorthland Center mall, which started the trend of sprawling suburban shopping centers half a century ago, has found itself the victim of shopping trends.
  • Business
  • 23 hours, 11 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
  • 1 hour, 34 minutes ago
Politics

Millions in security, disaster aid at risk

Millions in security, disaster aid at riskMichigan’s security, disaster aid is endangered but the border is ensured of remaining open in a federal budget impasse
  • Politics
  • 19 hours, 33 minutes ago
Neal Rubin

Reading helps kids, period — so help us help them

Reading helps kids, period — so help us help themAlong with Hiller's and United Way, we're paging all book lovers to help with Today's Readers, Tomorrow's Leaders
  • Neal Rubin
  • 22 hours, 48 minutes ago
Michigan

Women with CPLs surge in Michigan

Women with CPLs surge in MichiganNumber in Michigan with newly issued or renewed concealed pistol permits up 134 percent between 2010 and 2014
  • Michigan
  • 8 hours, 51 minutes ago
Technology

Apple to hold event ahead of watch release

Apple to hold event ahead of watch releaseApple Inc. sent out invitations to an event where it will likely unveil details for the introduction of the Apple Watch
  • Technology
  • 6 hours, 36 minutes ago
Autos

Automakers name firm for air bag testing

Automakers name firm for air bag testingVirginia-based aerospace and defense firm Orbital ATK will conduct independent testing on Takata air bag inflators
  • Autos
  • 9 hours, 16 minutes ago
Editorial

Editorial: One Detroit for everyone

Editorial: One Detroit for everyoneThe city must work much harder to encourage inclusion as it continues on its path to revival
  • Editorial
  • 19 hours, 13 minutes ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: Bankruptcy kudos widely shared

Howes: Bankruptcy kudos widely sharedFocusing too tightly on the end result risks forgetting Chapter 9 delivered hardship to individuals and their families.
  • Daniel Howes
  • 11 hours, 44 minutes ago
Nolan Finley

Finley: A workforce that looks like Detroit

Finley: A workforce that looks like DetroitStrategic Staffing Solutions is one of the more diverse tech business in the region and it didn't happen by accident
  • Nolan Finley
  • 19 hours, 14 minutes ago
Wayne County

Detroit water customers protest rate hikes

Detroit water customers protest rate hikesTwo more sessions scheduled March 4 and March 11 before board votes on proposed increases averaging 9.3%
  • Wayne County
  • 1 day ago
Henry Payne

Payne: Honda CR-V vies for No. 1 best-seller

Payne: Honda CR-V vies for No. 1 best-sellerSUV the Planet: The new Honda CR-V compact ute threatens Camry's hold on best-selling car.
  • Henry Payne
  • 19 hours, 21 minutes ago
Business

NYC billboards tout Detroit opportunities

NYC billboards tout Detroit opportunitiesThe N.Y. owner of s soon-to-open Detroit restaurant puts up 4 billboards in Big Apple declaring, "Detroit: Now Hiring."
  • Business
  • 23 hours, 47 minutes ago
Education

Hamtramck to request millage renewal again

Hamtramck to request millage renewal againDistrict officials cite campaign sabotage as reason for millage’s defeat.
  • Education
  • 20 hours, 16 minutes ago
Ford

Ford begins Edge production, hires 400

Ford begins Edge production, hires 400Automaker will sell the crossover to Europe for the first time
  • Ford
  • 9 hours, 19 minutes ago
Wayne County

Man freed from jail may get $2 million from Detroit
Bankruptcy proceedings delayed chance at settlement after murder conviction thrown out

Man freed from jail may get $2 million from DetroitBankruptcy proceedings delayed chance at settlement after murder conviction thrown out
  • Wayne County
  • 27 minutes ago
Politics

Panel OKs ballot wording for Prop 1 sales tax hike

Panel OKs ballot wording for Prop 1 sales tax hikeThe Board of State Canvassers approved the wording of the sales tax increase proposal voters will decide May 5
  • Politics
  • 28 minutes ago
Nation

Black Madam: Did 'thousands' of buttocks injections

Black Madam: Did 'thousands' of buttocks injectionsA Gothic hip-hop artist who called herself "the Michelangelo of buttocks injections" testified at her murder trial Thursday that she got into "body sculpting" 20 years ago to help transgender friends and has since performed thousands of procedures.
  • Nation
  • 50 minutes ago
Technology

Q&A on net neutrality

Q&A on net neutralityQuestions and answers about net neutrality impact rules.
  • Technology
  • 1 hour, 6 minutes ago
Michigan

Bay City man guilty in fatal running over of schnauzer

Bay City man guilty in fatal running over of schnauzerA jury convicted a 23-year-old man on an animal killing charge for running over a badly burned schnauzer.
  • Michigan
  • 1 hour, 11 minutes ago
Books

Readers to Leaders: Nolan Finley

Readers to Leaders: Nolan Finley"The Little Red Hen" was the childhood book that stayed with Detroit News Editorial Page Editor Nolan Finley. Join him in supporting the Today's Readers, Tomorrow's Leaders book drive for children.
  • Books
  • 1 hour, 21 minutes ago
Sports

Thursday Feb. 26 Tgers Spring Training

Thursday Feb. 26 Tgers Spring TrainingTigers' coaches including manager Brad Ausmus watch pitchers on Thursday.
  • Sports
  • 1 hour, 25 minutes ago
Tigers

Adding Chamberlain might put squeeze on Krol

Adding Chamberlain might put squeeze on KrolThe addition of Joba Chamberlain has altered the Tigers' bullpen battle.
  • Tigers
  • 1 hour, 29 minutes ago
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