Detroit The Public Lighting Authority today said it has completed the sale of $60 million in bonds to fund the initial phases of its plan to restore reliable streetlights in the city.
With the signing 6-foot-2, 250 pound reliever, the Tigers still expect Bruce Rondon to work the eighth inning if healthy with Chamberlain slotting into the seventh or earlier.
A woman and her 11-year-old daughter are recovering in a local hospital after a man carjacked them at a northwest Detroit gas station last night and drove them around the city for several hours before forcing them into a house and sexually assaulting them.
After six years of the corruption and cynical self-dealing of Kwame Kilpatrick and his cronies, Bing restored the confidence of the private sector to reinvest in Detroit at a critical time. In his leadership, however flawed it may have been, fellow CEOs saw a mayor trying — if sometimes failing — to do the right thing for the right reasons.
Fodor's Travel announced its 2014 'Go List,' and Detroit was named one of the 25 'can't miss' destinations for the New Year.
The first significant snowstorm of the season is expected to creep into southeastern Michigan tonight and Saturday morning, bringing with it 4 to 6 inches of snow.
Federal officials said Thursday the next attempt to stem PCB contamination in a section of this lakeside community will involve the replacement of two manhole vaults that have the highest levels of contamination.
Investigators from the Michigan State Police are checking to see if drugs or alcohol were involved in an eight-car crash that injured three people this morning and closed the freeway for two hours.
Jimmy Howard has a Grade 1 MCL sprain of his left knee, which will likely keep him out of the lineup from two to four weeks, according to general manager Ken Holland.
Some dealers have requested as many as 20% more F-150s than usual, fearful that a retooling shutdown could strain the supply.
Michigan will begin hosting its biggest football recruiting weekend of the season Friday evening, and the presence of five-star commitment Jabrill Peppers will be but one of the compelling storylines. An interesting subplot will be the visit by California Berkley commit Vic Enwere.
Defensive backs coach Harlon Barnett stopped at Saginaw Heritage, the home of junior Brian Cole, who is currently Scout.com's top-rated in-state prospect in the 2015 class.
It's playoffs-or-bust for this team — the Lions have lost three of four since grabbing the NFC North lead — and Bush knows it'll likely be the latter if he doesn't produce as promised in this stretch run.
It was a dizzying month that saw him find his closer, part with Prince Fielder, bring aboard Ian Kinsler, trade Doug Fister for three pieces the Tigers appreciate far more than their fan base, and land a left fielder he can plug into a platoon pairing. And, so, Dave Dombrowski got busy Thursday with some unfinished business.
Detroit — Police say DNA evidence helped solve the case of a 27-year-old woman who was murdered in an abandoned Cass Corridor building 20 years ago.
Cornerbacks Chris Houston (toe) and Darius Slay (knee) were the only Lions out of practice, though they did walk onto the field to watch near the end of the ...
Alex Avila gets it. He understands there's just something about those home plate collisions that says 'baseball.' So while he's a bit conflicted about the ...
Baltimore coach John Harbaugh said safety Matt Elam could have chosen his words more wisely in describing Lions receiver Calvin Johnson this week, but the ...
Detroit — U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes on Friday denied a request by an insurer of Detroit's debts to delay next week's trial over the city's request to ...
Tickets for TigerFest 2014 at Comerica Park Jan. 25 went on sale at 10 a.m. A link on the team's website thanked fans for their interest, but said tickets were ...
Plenty of attention has been paid to Michigan State's defense this season, and rightfully so. As Michigan State prepares to play in the Rose Bowl on Jan. 1, ...
'Unreal.' The one word from then-Pistons color analyst and current Detroit Mayor Dave Bing when George Blaha signed off after a marathon, triple-overtime game ...
Detroit — A teenage girl was killed in an apparent hit-and-run incident Friday morning on the city's east side, police said.
The Baltimore Ravens offense is second in the NFL in pass completions of 40 or more yards. The Lions have allowed the second-most 40-yard pass plays (14). The ...
Superstition didn't deter players hoping that Friday the 13th will bring them good luck in the Mega Millions game as heavy sales prompted lottery officials to ...
MDOT is looking at installing a unique traffic management system along an 8 1/2 mile stretch of U.S. 23 that would allow motorists to temporarily use the left ...
In the future, pop-culture historians — assuming there is a future and it holds pop-culture historians — may well look back at 2013 as the year bingeing broke ...
Attorney Patricia Carroll called on the attorney general to investigate the Tallahassee Police Department's handling of the case, saying that detectives failed ...
Frederick J. Fisher seemed to have two goals in mind when he built his home: to entertain and to impress. His 12,000-square-foot house, in what is now ...
Chrysler Group LLC, the U.S. automaker controlled by Italy's Fiat SpA, set the final rate on a $2.93 billion loan on which it's seeking to reduce borrowing ...
Latest Headlines Updated Dec 13, 2013 at 11:55 am
- Accuser's lawyer asks Florida attorney general to investigate Jameis Winston sexual assault case 11:55 am
- John Harbaugh says Ravens' Matt Elam wasn't knocking Lions' Calvin Johnson1:00 am
- Jurgen Klinsmann gets 4-year contract extension from U.S. Soccer12:06 pm
- Lions could be vulnerable to long ball against Ravens1:00 am
- Lions' cornerbacks dinged up heading into Ravens game1:16 pm
- Michigan State's Rose Bowl foe Stanford can play some defense, too1:00 am
- Thursday's high schools roundup: Bloomfield Hills girls basketball rallies past Arbor Prep1:00 am
- Thursday's NFL roundup: Chargers keep Peyton Manning, Broncos in check1:04 am
- TigerFest tickets sell out in an hour12:47 pm
- Tigers make it official: Chamberlain on board for 1 year, $2.5M12:28 pm
- Tigers' Alex Avila approves proposed rule about home-plate collisions1:11 am
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