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  1. MSU president Simon: 'We're making progress'

    The dean of Big Ten university presidents is showing no signs of slowing down, stepping aside or coasting.

  2. Devin Gardner ready to tackle pressure of leading Michigan offense

    This Michigan-Notre Dame rivalry game was Gardner's coming-out party a year ago, an electric peformance under the lights — 376 yards of total offense and five touchdowns. But it was also the crest of the wave for Gardner and the Wolverines.

    • 11:22 PM, Sep. 1, 2014
    • LIFESTYLE

    It wasn't so funny, but Mark Ridley is laughing now

    Mark Ridley is a smart individual, but even smart men tend to be stupid when it comes to trivial details like their health and well-being.

  3. Using mother tongue makes conversation hard for grandparents

    Dear Abby: My son married an educated professional woman from another country. When their twins were born, my daughter-in-law immersed them in her native language so it would become their mother tongue.

  4. Genetics of hereditary hemochromatosis

    Dear Dr. Roach: I have hereditary hemochromatosis. I know that means that I received the HH gene from both parents; however, neither of my parents had HH. As I learn more about this very common genetic condition, I am wondering if my maternal grandfather, who died from colon cancer at a young age, and my paternal grandmother, who died from liver cancer, could both have had HH.

  5. A Navy with a mission in mind

    Russia's ongoing dismemberment of Ukraine and the Islamic State's erasing of Middle Eastern borders have distracted attention from the harassment of U.S. Navy aircraft by Chinese fighter jets over the South China Sea.

  6. Tigers hurting without Jose Iglesias and his magic mitt

    We knew the loss of shortstop Jose Iglesias would hurt the Tigers this year. By mid-April we saw just how much. By the end of August, the pain seems to be becoming too much.

  7. Wisconsin 'hurting' after giving away Saturday night's game to LSU

    Save for the fact Wisconsin was wearing different colors, the Badgers did their best imitation of an early 2000s Michigan State team, dominating a top-level opponent for the majority of the game before wrapping the game up with a bow and handing it away in the end.

  8. O'Connor: Put the brakes on auto insurers' unfair practices

    Head's up, Funny Money fans: In honor of the end of summer and start of a new school year, here's a pop quiz! Our topic? Your automobile insurance.

  9. Column: A New Orleans model for Detroit?

    If you aren't familiar with the name Paul Pastorek, chances are you've heard about his work.

  10. Slipshod Tigers concoct new ways to derail themselves

    Not surprisingly, Brad Ausmus stayed away from specifics when asked after Sunday's disaster what he might have said to the Tigers. They had just been embarrassed, 6-2, in a game that would have been canceled in the second inning had baseball's standards and practices police gotten their way.

  11. Miguel Cabrera's health leaves a dark cloud over Tigers' pennant push

    Nothing about his situation in 2014 has been clear or clearly explained. What we know is a superstar who has won three consecutive batting championships and who bashed 44 home runs in each of the past two seasons is today batting .300 with 17 home runs.

  12. David Goricki's Prep Insider: Rodney Hall grows up fast as Cass Tech QB

    Hall was stepping in to replace all-state-caliber quarterback Jayru Campbell, who led Cass Tech to consecutive Division 1 state titles in 2011 and '12 and a semifinal spot last year before his arrest for assaulting a school security guard.

  13. Q&Auto: The design guru behind Caddy's curves

    After decades in the wilderness, that Caddy swagger is back. Design Director Bob Boniface and his team are producing tomorrow's classics today.

  14. No history this time, as Michigan flashes old-school power

    The Wolverines didn't erase anything by wiping out Appalachian State 52-14 Saturday, and that wasn't their goal. Their goal was to take all this pent-up ...

  15. Jim Brandstatter exceeds expectations in Michigan play-by-play debut

    Once again, I failed to give Brandstatter enough credit. I completely underestimated his professionalism and the diversity of his broadcasting skills. ...

  16. This season's most valuable players must be living in La-La-Land

    The words are most valuable player. Simple words. MVP — the annual vote fest that so frequently provides contentiousness, contrariness and controversy on the ...

  17. Toronto International Film Festival: A fine time to play Where's Oscar?

    It's uncertain whether Oscar will be attending this year's Toronto International Film Festival. What is certain is that there will be the annual deluge of ...

  18. Michigan State looks as good as advertised in blowout victory

    This is how you're supposed to look if you think you're championship material. You make it look easy when you should, which is something last year's eventual ...

  19. Lions show progress with cuts, but Jim Caldwell remains key to success

    Caldwell and his staff are the wild cards. I have to believe he was holding more things back than previous coach Jim Schwartz did in the exhibition season. We ...

  20. Shared finances are ties that bind son, mom

    Dear Abby: I'm a 22-year-old college student. My boyfriend of seven years and I are engaged. Because we were high school sweethearts, we have watched each ...

  21. Fibrosis treatment not ready for FDA's OK

    Dear Dr. Roach: I recently was diagnosed with pulmonary fibrosis. I am an otherwise healthy 73-year-old male who underwent bypass surgery seven years ago. I ...

  22. Wolverine football must mean fall's back

    Today marks the start of the football season for my alma mater, the University of Michigan.

  23. Wojo's pigskin picks: Michigan State wants no part of Michigan's stunning upset history

    Now that Michigan State is ruler of the state and ruler of the Big Ten, it's my duty, as arbiter of all that's righteous and ridiculous about college football, ...

  24. Slide-in bridge technology allows a quicker fix

    MDOT shows off the latest in bridge replacement technology, in which a new bridge is constructed next to the old span and then slid into place.

  25. Kellen Moore has shown he should be Lions' backup quarterback

    The Lions brought Orlovsky back to be Matthew Stafford's backup this season. Yet, after camp and four exhibitions, Kellen Moore is the one who should enter ...

  26. Review: 'Frank' strikes some seriously odd chords

    'Frank' is an odd little rock-and-roll fable likely destined to become a cult hit for late night stoners everywhere. That's because the title character wears a ...

  27. As a new TV season approaches, fave shows get ready to sign off

    If we're just about at the beginning of a new TV season, why does it feel so much like things are ending? Maybe because they are: 'Sons of Anarchy,' 'The ...

  28. Now's the time to seed your lawn, fix damage

    Any bare spot in the lawn larger than 4 inches in diameter should be reseeded before weeds have a chance to sprout. The good news is now is the best time do ...

  29. Ice Bucket Challenge has us put up or shut up

    I guess it was only a matter of time before the chain reaction of a do-good movement came under attack by naysayers. The otherwise heart-warming Ice Bucket ...

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