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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
  • 16 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
  • 42 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
  • 14 hours, 21 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
  • 18 hours, 54 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
  • 14 hours, 30 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
  • 1 hour, 4 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
  • 6 hours, 15 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
  • 14 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
  • 17 hours, 15 minutes 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
  • 13 hours, 58 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
  • 4 hours, 54 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
  • 13 hours, 59 minutes ago
Detroit

Detroit police: Missing girl, 12, has been found

Detroit police: Missing girl, 12, has been foundHer uncle went to pick her up at school but learned she had been signed out by an unknown female
  • Detroit
  • 7 minutes ago
Nation

Cuba removed from U.S. terror list

Cuba removed from U.S. terror listThe Obama administration on Friday removed Cuba from a U.S. terrorism blacklist as part of normalizing relations
  • Nation
  • 2 hours, 6 minutes ago
Nation

More rain adds to serious flooding in Texas

More rain adds to serious flooding in TexasThe damage inflicted by the storms have killed at least 20 people and left 14 missing.
  • Nation
  • 5 hours, 14 minutes ago
Chrysler

Fiat Chrysler develops SRT concept for Gran Turismo

Fiat Chrysler develops SRT concept for Gran TurismoSRT Tomahawk Vision Gran Turismo will debut in 'Gran Tursimo 6' video game.
  • Chrysler
  • 39 minutes ago
Autos

Tesla’s push to sell cars directly runs out of juice

Tesla’s push to sell cars directly runs out of juiceTesla has been fighting battles to repeal laws requiring manufacturers to distribute vehicles through dealerships.
  • Autos
  • 45 minutes ago
Sports

Federer, Sharapova advance at French Open

Federer, Sharapova advance at French OpenIt was Sharapova’s first serious test this year, and she passed it with ease
  • Sports
  • 53 minutes ago
Nation

IS group claims credit for Baghdad hotel bombings

IS group claims credit for Baghdad hotel bombingsTwo car bombs went off late Thursday in the parking lots of the Cristal, formerly Sheraton, and Babil hotels, killing 15
  • Nation
  • 1 hour, 14 minutes ago
Wayne County

Redford police investigating attempted child abduction
The suspect was wearing a brown T-shirt, light brown cargo shorts and white gym shoes

Redford police investigating attempted child abductionThe suspect was wearing a brown T-shirt, light brown cargo shorts and white gym shoes
  • Wayne County
  • 1 hour, 32 minutes ago
Theater

Real-life sisters become rivals in ‘Kitchen Witches’

Real-life sisters become rivals in ‘Kitchen Witches’The play by Canadian playwright Caroline Smith will run Friday through June 6 at Good Shepherd United Methodist Church
  • Theater
  • 2 hours, 4 minutes ago
Nation

Myanmar warns of ‘finger pointing’ at migrant meeting

Myanmar warns of ‘finger pointing’ at migrant meetingRegional forum called to address the swelling tide of boat people in Southeast Asia ended with no major breakthroughs
  • Nation
  • 2 hours, 29 minutes ago
Business

The top 10 highest-paid female CEOs

The top 10 highest-paid female CEOsLast year, the median pay for women CEOs rose to $15.9 million, a 21 percent gain from a year earlier.
  • Business
  • 2 hours, 46 minutes ago
Nation

Suicide bomber strikes Shiite mosque in Saudi, 4 dead

Suicide bomber strikes Shiite mosque in Saudi, 4 deadA suicide bomber blew himself up in the parking lot of a Shiite mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia during Friday prayers
  • Nation
  • 3 hours, 11 minutes ago
Nation

20-year-old cheddar makes debut at $209 a pound
The cheddar from Hook’s Cheese Co. of Mineral Point, Wisconsin, goes on sale Friday for $209 a pound

20-year-old cheddar makes debut at $209 a poundThe cheddar from Hook’s Cheese Co. of Mineral Point, Wisconsin, goes on sale Friday for $209 a pound
  • Nation
  • 3 hours, 20 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, 1 day ago
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