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  1. Akerson: 'We all' misread problems in GM's recall crisis

    Washington Former General Motors Chairman and CEO Dan Akerson says the automaker's recent ignition switch recall crisis shows that problems with GM's corporate culture were far more serious than executives realized.

  2. Amid scrutiny, Brandon motivated by Michigan's 'unfinished business'

    Dave Brandon took over Michigan athletics during one of the most-tumultuous times in school history. More than four years later, the noise has abated a bit, but it never, ever stops.

  3. Crews work to restore power after storm rips through Metro Detroit

    The thunderstorms are gone but their results remain with an estimated 165,000 homes and businesses without power in Metro Detroit as of Monday morning.

  4. Detroit becomes cause c้l่bre as city moves toward recovery

    Comedian Ellen DeGeneres has helped fund and promote the Detroit Achievement Academy and the Detroit Academy of Arts and Sciences. 'Law and Order: SVU' star Mariska Hargitay pushed for legislation and funding to process rape kits. Last week, 'Weeds' star Romany Malco Jr. visited several Detroit nonprofits after asking on his Facebook page for the names of Detroit organizations he should help. Detroit is suddenly seen as a soulful, hip location for the largesse of celebrity VIPs.

  5. Construction work begins on M-1 Rail streetcar project in Detroit

    Detroit Work on the long-anticipated M-1 Rail streetcar line is underway in the city's downtown as a large portion of Woodward Avenue was closed off Monday morning while workers began cutting concrete.

  6. Accountability will be the Lions' mantra this season

    Insulating some players from criticism — something Schwartz and his staff were rightfully accused of doing, most notably with quarterback Matthew Stafford — is another. And when asked if those days are over, Raiola replied frankly Sunday, “Yeah, you could say that.

  7. Lions training camp position previews: Quarterbacks and special teams

    Matthew Stafford has one of the most talented arms in the NFL, but his decision-making and lazy footwork have prevented him from consistently playing to his full potential.

  8. Hot topics will get plenty of attention at Big Ten Kickoff

    The rest of college football's power conferences have had their turn and on Monday the Big Ten gets its shot to promote its 14 teams with its annual media days that culminate Tuesday with the Kickoff Luncheon at the Hilton Chicago.

    • 7:08 AM, Jul. 28, 2014
    • NATION-WORLD

    Israeli strikes on Gaza, rocket fire, break lull

    Israeli jets pounded three Hamas sites in Gaza today after a rocket was launched at Israel, the military said, disrupting a relative lull in the war-torn territory at the start of a major Muslim holiday.

  9. Cash hoarding reflects consumer unease with the economy

    With wounds from the Great Recession still fresh, chastened Americans are hoarding more cash in their checking accounts than at any time in the last 25 years.

  10. Rand Paul hiring top Mich. GOP strategist

    Lansing — Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul is hiring a top Michigan Republican political strategist to help steer his national political action committee — the precursor of a likely 2016 presidential campaign.

  11. Detroit water department to rebid contracts after protest

    Detroit — The city's water department will rebid next month a pair of contracts for sewer line repairs at the direction of Detroit's City Council, following a protest over how the agreements were awarded.

  12. Four Democrats fight for nomination for 11th District House seat

    Four Democrats are fighting to be their party's candidate for the congressional seat held by U.S. Rep. Kerry Bentivolio, whom the Capitol Hill tabloid Roll Call estimates has at least a 50 percent chance of not being re-elected.

  13. A rental car grace period? Better say your prayers

    The nuns at old St. Mary's taught me that there were two kinds of grace: sanctifying and actual. But I don't think Sister Theresa traveled much, or she would have known there's a third kind of grace: rental car.

    • 7:53 AM, Jul. 28, 2014
    • NATION-WORLD

    Police team turns back from Ukraine crash site

    Shakhtarsk, Ukraine — Heavy fighting raged Monday around the Malaysia Airlines debris field, once again preventing an international police team charged with ...

  14. Most voters say stock market is rigged, poll finds

    Nearly two-thirds of voters say the stock market is rigged against them, and a majority say Wall Street and big banks hurt average Americans, according to ...

    • 6:50 AM, Jul. 28, 2014
    • NATION-WORLD

    UN rights chief: Downing of Malaysia Flight 17 possible war crime

    Geneva — The downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 may be a war crime, U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay said Monday.

  15. Bound for San Diego, Coast Guardsman's mover gets beached in Mo.

    When the driver of the moving van carrying all 15,840 pounds of your earthly possessions gets fired on his way to San Diego and abandons the trailer in some ...

  16. 'Downton Abbey' cast shares some details to hold you over

    American viewers are still a ways off from having the upstairs-downstairs bunch of 'Downton Abbey' over as guests in their homes through the telly, but we have ...

  17. Macomb County voters face millage requests

    Officials from Eastpointe and Mount Clemens are urging residents to support millage issues Aug. 5 that they say could stave off financial crises in the two ...

  18. Former allies battle for state Senate District 2

    Lansing — Democratic Sen. Bert Johnson is locked in a bitter re-election battle with former ally John Olumba, a state representative who perplexed Democrats by ...

    • 5:54 PM, Jul. 27, 2014
    • RELIGION

    Muslims marking end of holy month with traditional dishes, festivities

    Like other Muslims in Metro Detroit, Irfan Sheikh spent the holy month of Ramadan striving to reach spiritual heights.

    • 7:24 PM, Jul. 27, 2014
    • SCIENCE

    Exporting U.S. coal also shifts pollution

    Newport News — As the Obama administration weans the U.S. off dirty fuels blamed for global warming, energy companies have been sending more of America's unwanted energy ...

  19. Verizon rewards program includes tracking

    Verizon Wireless is launching a nationwide loyalty program for its 100-million-plus subscribers.

  20. Aid Group: 2 Americans have Ebola in Liberia

    Boone, N.C. — Two American aid workers have tested positive for the Ebola virus while working to combat an outbreak of the deadly disease at a hospital in ...

  21. Police: Suspect held after woman found slain in Dearborn

    Dearborn — Police say a suspect is in custody after a 30-year-old woman was found slain at a home.

  22. Small plane crash on Florida beach; 2 on ground hit

    Venice, Fla. — A Georgia man is dead and his 9-year-old daughter is in the hospital with critical injuries after they were hit by a small plane that made an ...

  23. Man electrocuted while working on home in southwestern Michigan

    Penn Township — Authorities say a 43-year-old Chicago man has been electrocuted while doing work at a home in southwestern Michigan.

  24. Funeral planned for West Michigan gas station clerk

    Battle Creek — Funeral services will be held for a Battle Creek gas station employee who was fatally stabbed during a robbery.

  25. Nissan profit rises on strong sales, cheap yen

    Tokyo — Nissan's quarterly profit rose nearly 37 percent, helped by a favorable exchange rate and healthy sales in North America and China.

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