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Oakland County

Troy woman loses $703K in online swindle

Troy woman loses $703K in online swindleThe 58-year-old woman wired to a man she met on Match.com who said he was in financial trouble in England, police said
  • Oakland County
  • 11 minutes ago
Michigan

Meijer Gardens plans new attractions

Meijer Gardens plans new attractions, $115M in fundraisingFrederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park is planning a new welcome center, rooftop sculpture garden and picnic pavilion
  • Michigan
  • 13 minutes ago
Wayne County

Sentence thrown out again in Trenton explosives case
John R. Kennedy twice sentenced to nine years in prison; Case began with threats at Trenton High School in 2011

Sentence thrown out again in Trenton explosives caseJohn R. Kennedy twice sentenced to nine years in prison; Case began with threats at Trenton High School in 2011
  • Wayne County
  • 21 minutes ago
Michigan

Weaver’s protection order against recall leader denied

Flint mayor’s protection order against recall leader deniedIn filing, Flint Mayor Karen Weaver said she feared for her life
  • Michigan
  • 29 minutes ago
Michigan

Man dies after being struck in head by propeller
Man was trying to start a single-engine airplane at a private airstrip in Brady Township

Man dies after being struck in head by airplane propellerMan was trying to start a single-engine airplane at a private airstrip in Brady Township
  • Michigan
  • 32 minutes ago
Politics

GOP strategist defends ‘un-American’ comment

GOP strategist defends ‘un-American’ comment about town hall booing on military aidGOP strategist Stu Sandler is standing by his comments caught on microphone after a Rep. Dave Trott town hall in Novi
  • Politics
  • 7 hours, 16 minutes ago
Michigan

UM student missing from rented plane stirs mystery
Grad student not seen since March 15; rented Cessna found crashed next day in Ontario with no sign of pilot

UM student missing from rented plane stirs mysteryGrad student not seen since March 15; rented Cessna found crashed next day in Ontario with no sign of pilot
  • Michigan
  • 7 hours, 28 minutes ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: Downward spiral of Sears, Kmart accelerating

Howes: Downward spiral of Sears, Kmart acceleratingMarket is leaving storied retailers scrambling for relevance, even survival, in a rapidly evolving digital environment.
  • Daniel Howes
  • 7 hours, 30 minutes ago
Neal Rubin

Rubin: At Freedom House — joy, a recount and $390,000

Neal Rubin: At Freedom House — joy, a recount and $390,000In peril last month, Detroit center for asylum-seekers gets a recount from HUD and a crucial check
  • Neal Rubin
  • 7 hours, 31 minutes ago
Lottery

Michigan Lottery numbers for Wednesday, March 22
These Michigan Lottery numbers were drawn Wednesday:

Michigan Lottery numbers for Wednesday, March 22These Michigan Lottery numbers were drawn Wednesday:
  • Lottery
  • 8 hours, 6 minutes ago
News

Photos of the day

Photos of the dayPhotos of the day
  • News
  • 8 hours, 45 minutes ago
Oakland County

Bogus iPhone buy nets 2 arrests in Oakland County
When teens accused of using a woman’s info to buy phones arrested, deputies found more fraudulently bought phones

Bogus iPhone buy nets 2 arrests in Oakland CountyWhen teens accused of using a woman’s info to buy phones arrested, deputies found more fraudulently bought phones
  • Oakland County
  • 9 hours, 28 minutes ago
Detroit

2 sought in Detroit home invasion, robbery
Police: Pair used gun to force a man inside his home in the 19700 block of Vaughan on March 8

2 sought in Detroit home invasion, robberyPolice: Pair used gun to force a man inside his home in the 19700 block of Vaughan on March 8
  • Detroit
  • 9 hours, 30 minutes ago
Michigan

Court affirms murder conviction in road rage case

Appeals court affirms murder conviction in road rage caseMartin Zale shot Derek Flemming, 43, after he confronted Zale about agressive driving
  • Michigan
  • 9 hours, 32 minutes ago
World

London terror attack

London terror attackLondon terror attack
  • World
  • 10 hours, 56 minutes ago
Oakland County

Officer arraigned over domestic violence, other charges

Waterford Twp. officer arraigned over domestic violence, other chargesAccording to police, the department was made aware on Monday of an incident involving a 3 1/2-year veteran of the force
  • Oakland County
  • 11 hours, 21 minutes ago
Wolverines

NTSB: Elevator jammed on UM plane that slid off runway

NTSB: Elevator jammed on UM plane that slid off runwayThe NTSB said an investigation generally takes 12-18 months to complete.
  • Wolverines
  • 14 hours, 16 minutes ago
Macomb County

House approves $3M for Fraser sinkhole fix

House approves $3M for Fraser sinkhole fixThe state House approved money to help fix a collapsed Fraser pipe and directs a $100 million in EPA aid to Flint
  • Macomb County
  • 15 hours, 8 minutes ago
Detroit

Union presses for Meriweather to be made DPSCD finalist

Union presses for Meriweather to be made DPSCD finalistAlycia Meriweather was not among three finalists selected by Detroit Public Schools Community District’s school board
  • Detroit
  • 15 hours, 31 minutes ago
Detroit

Attorney: Radio station didn’t fire Monica Conyers

Attorney: Radio station didn’t fire Monica Conyers as show hostMonica Conyers’ lawyer denied she fired as a 910 AM radio host for an unspecified violation of “corporate policy”
  • Detroit
  • 16 hours, 9 minutes ago
Detroit

Detroit’s international refugee haven spared fed cuts

Detroit’s international refugee haven spared fed cutsNonprofit can continue providing shelter, services to people fleeing persecution, abuse or political turmoil
  • Detroit
  • 16 hours, 55 minutes ago
Detroit

Detroit, Archdiocese to turn old school into housing

Detroit, Archdiocese to turn old school into housingThe city and Archdiocese of Detroit are partners on plan to convert old Transformation School to mixed-income apartments
  • Detroit
  • 17 hours, 35 minutes ago
Detroit

2 Detroit men fatally shot at home in West Virginia
Jemiez Weathersby, 31, and Earnest Cole Jr., 21, were shot multiple times in the head on Sunday

2 Detroit men fatally shot at home in northern West VirginiaJemiez Weathersby, 31, and Earnest Cole Jr., 21, were shot multiple times in the head on Sunday
  • Detroit
  • 18 hours, 9 minutes ago
Michigan

MSU alleges doctor sexually abused gymnast

MSU alleges doctor sexually abused gymnastFinding in university report follows complaint by first of dozens of females to make claims against Larry Nassar
  • Michigan
  • 19 hours, 24 minutes ago
Oakland County

City sues owners of decaying Pontiac Silverdome

City sues owners of decaying Pontiac SilverdomePontiac is suing the owners of the decaying stadium for violations of building, safety and zoning codes
  • Oakland County
  • 19 hours, 26 minutes ago
News

News@noon: Missing pimp, Mo Pop and more

News@noon: Missing pimp, Mo Pop and moreHere's what's making news today:
  • News
  • 19 hours, 53 minutes ago
Michigan

2 children safe after kidnapping in car near Flint

2 children safe after kidnapping in car near FlintA 3-year-old girl and her 9-month-old brother were inside a vehicle when it was stolen early Wednesday near Flint
  • Michigan
  • 20 hours, 51 minutes ago
Detroit

Immigrants get training on rights amid deportation fear

Immigrants get training on rights amid deportation fearMany are worried their families could be separated if a relative gets deported
  • Detroit
  • 21 hours, 14 minutes ago
Detroit

Woman found slain after card, car used at store

Woman found slain after card, car used at storeA 40-year-old woman, who’d been reported missing, was found slain in her home on Detroit’s east side Tuesday night
  • Detroit
  • 21 hours, 44 minutes ago
Michigan

Man pleads guilty in scam to illegally return cans

Man pleads guilty in scam to illegally return cansAuthorities say a man illegally brought loads of beverage containers from Indiana to Michigan
  • Michigan
  • 22 hours, 31 minutes ago
Michigan

Former shelter dog helps save girl left naked and alone

Former shelter dog helps save girl, 3, left naked and aloneA former shelter dog in the Upper Peninsula is being credited with saving the life of a 3-year-old girl
  • Michigan
  • 23 hours, 12 minutes ago
Michigan

MSU student’s dating resume goes viral
Joey Adams was inspired to make the resume after asking out a girl who eventually rejected him

MSU student’s dating resume goes viralJoey Adams was inspired to make the resume after asking out a girl who eventually rejected him
  • Michigan
  • 23 hours, 20 minutes ago
Michigan

Records: Inmates knew about inmate’s planned escape

Records: Inmates knew about inmate’s planned escapeInvestigators allege inmate Larry Gordon wrestled a gun away from a court deputy on July 11
  • Michigan
  • 23 hours, 55 minutes ago
Michigan

Report: Insects, diseases pose threats to Mich. forests

Report: Insects, diseases pose threats to Michigan forestsThe Michigan Department of Natural Resources has released an update on the health of the state’s forests
  • Michigan
  • 23 hours, 59 minutes ago
Detroit

Aide disciplined after video shows student thrown
Principal at Detroit school reportedly nearby when incident occurred, and took action

Aide disciplined after video shows student thrownPrincipal at Detroit school reportedly nearby when incident occurred, and took action
  • Detroit
  • 1 day ago
Detroit

1-year deal OK’d for Detroit golf courses to operate

1-year deal OK’d for Detroit golf courses to operateThe Detroit City Council’s unanimous support of a one-year deal with Robert James Golf
  • Detroit
  • 1 day ago
Detroit

Detroit man facing eviction notice surrenders

Detroit man facing eviction notice surrendersHours-long standoff ends after authorities talk distraught man out of van
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Lottery

Michigan Lottery numbers for Tuesday, March 21
These Michigan Lottery numbers were drawn for Tuesday:

Michigan Lottery numbers for Tuesday, March 21These Michigan Lottery numbers were drawn for Tuesday:
  • Lottery
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Detroit

Detroit cops seeks public help to ID burglary suspects

Detroit cops seeks public help to ID burglary suspectsTwo suspects broke into kitchen area of the business and stole all of the cash registers and safe with money in it
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Detroit

Feds: Killer ran Victory Inn brothel, is on the run

Killer ran Victory Inn brothel, is on the run, feds sayDarrick Bell allegedly controlled team of pimps and drug dealers who overtook the Victory Inn motel
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Detroit

Author Ta-Nehisi Coates to speak at UDM

Author Ta-Nehisi Coates to speak at UDM April 4Ta-Nehisi Coates will speak on “Between the World and Me,” the title of the 2015 book he wrote on being black in America
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Detroit

Man grabs shotgun, takes bus to confront Facebook foe

Man grabs shotgun, takes bus to confront Facebook foeDetroit incident the latest crime sparked by a social media disagreement, a trend that has police concerned
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Michigan

Groups sue to stop public funds for private schools

Groups sue to stop public funds for private schoolsPublic school and parent groups are suing Michigan over the $2.5 million appropriation
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
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