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Teen athletes killed in I-96 crash in Ingham Co.

Teen athletes killed in I-96 crash in Ingham Co.Darian Locklear and Julianna Ward-Brown were heading to hockey practice Tuesday when they crashed, officials say
  • Michigan
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Olympics

Olympic hockey opportunity ‘pinnacle’ for Michigan natives

Olympic hockey opportunity ‘pinnacle’ for Michigan nativesPlayers and coaches with roots in Michigan are a big part of both United States National teams.
  • Olympics
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
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Detroit City FC releases home dates

Detroit City FC releases home datesDCFC will host two international friendly matches on May 19 and July 10. The opponents will be announced later.
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Michigan

Geddert facing criminal probe amid Nassar scandal

Geddert facing criminal probe amid Nassar scandalComplaints against former USA Gymnastics coach John Geddert being investigated by the Eaton County Sheriff’s Office
  • Michigan
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Michigan

Judge to Nassar: ‘Tragedy is incomprehensible’

Judge to Nassar: ‘Tragedy is incomprehensible’Eaton County Circuit Judge Janice Cunningham brought to a close Nassar’s legal matters
  • Michigan
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
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Olympics roundup: Koreas show spirit in hockey friendly

Olympics roundup: Koreas show spirit in hockey friendlyThe most talked-about team at this year’s Olympics finally saw game action Sunday.
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Olympics

Olympic sliders don red, white, blue — and green beret

Olympic sliders don red, white, blue — and green beretSeven Army soldiers will be sliding for the U.S. at the Pyeongchang Games that start next week.
  • Olympics
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
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Detroit City FC releases NPSL schedule

Detroit City FC releases NPSL scheduleLe Rouge opens NPSL play Sunday, May 13, at rival AFC Ann Arbor. Kick-off is 3 p.m.
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  • 3 weeks ago
Olympics

Olympics: Canada has edge in figure skating

Olympics: Canada has edge in figure skatingTwo-time ice dance medalists Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir are favorites to win gold in Pyeongchang.
  • Olympics
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Nation

Texas governor orders criminal probe of gymnastics ranch

Texas governor orders criminal probe of gymnastics ranchAbbott has ordered a criminal investigation into claims that Larry Nassar abused some of his victims at the Karolyi Ranch
  • Nation
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Olympics

Lindsey Vonn eyes unfinished business at 2018 Games

Lindsey Vonn eyes unfinished business at 2018 GamesThere have been several big injuries for Vonn along the way, no real surprise given her craft.
  • Olympics
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
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Miami awarded latest MLS franchise

Miami awarded latest MLS franchiseOwner David Beckham thrilled that his four years of work was worth it.
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No 'publicity stunt': Rousey makes jump from MMA to WWE

No ‘publicity stunt’: Rousey makes jump from MMA to WWERonda Rousey’s next bout in the ring won’t come in mixed martial arts but in the world of professional wrestling.
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  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Sports

Roger Federer wins Australian Open for 20th major title

Roger Federer wins Australian Open for 20th major titleAs Roger Federer cried while accepting his 20th Grand Slam title, Rod “Rocket” Laver took a chance to snap a picture for posterity.
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  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
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Wozniacki wins Aussie Open to end Grand Slam drought

Wozniacki wins Aussie Open to end Grand Slam droughtIt took 43 Grand Slam tournaments and two failed attempts in finals before Caroline Wozniacki won her first major with a 7-6 (2), 3-6, 6-4 win over top-seeded Simona Halep.
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  • 4 weeks ago
Michigan

USA Gymnastics says directors will resign

USA Gymnastics says directors will resignU.S. Olympic Committee demanded that every member of the USA Gymnastics board resign over the Nassar scandal
  • Michigan
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Sports

Detroit's Jemele Hill departing ESPN’s 'SportsCenter'

Detroit’s Jemele Hill departing ESPN’s ‘SportsCenter’Jemele Hill never grew up dreaming to be on TV. She certainly never had aspirations to host ESPN's flagship show, "SportsCenter."
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  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
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Federer reaches Aussie Open final after Chung bows out

Federer reaches Aussie Open final after Chung bows outIt took just over an hour for Roger Federer to fix one anomalous statistic in his extraordinary career.
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  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Michigan

Senators call for investigation of USOC, USA Gymnastics

Senators call for investigation of USOC, USA GymnasticsSenators seek to create a committee to investigate the U.S. Olympic Committee, USA Gymnastics following Nassar’s trial
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  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Olympics

Ex-Red Wing Datsyuk to lead Russian Olympic hockey team

Ex-Red Wing Datsyuk to lead Russian Olympic hockey teamDatsyuk and Ilya Kovalchuk will be on a team drawn entirely from the Russia-based Kontinental Hockey League.
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  • 1 month ago
Michigan

Judge signs 'death warrant' for Nassar: 40-175 years

Judge signs ‘death warrant’ for Nassar: 40-175 yearsVictim Kyle Stephens reacts: “My monster is gone. He’s going to die in prison. It’s over.”
  • Michigan
  • 1 month ago
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1st major, top ranking on line in Halep-Wozniacki final

1st major, top ranking on line in Halep-Wozniacki finalHalep will face No. 2 Caroline Wozniacki in the final, with one of them guaranteed to win a first Grand Slam title.
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  • 1 month ago
Olympics

Trials setback fuels Shibutanis’ Olympic resolve

Trials setback fuels Shibutanis’ Olympic resolveThe Ann Arbor brother and sister ice dancers are looking to medal at the 2018 PyeongChang winter games.
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  • 1 month ago
Michigan

Nassar's closest victims: 'I was in denial'

Nassar’s closest victims: ‘I was in denial’So far in Ingham County Circuit Court, nearly 140 girls and women have testified about the impact of Nassar's crimes
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  • 1 month ago
Michigan

Victim to Nassar: Explain yourself

Victim to Nassar: Explain yourselfEmma Ann Miller encouraged Nassar to detail the signs missed by Michigan State University and others
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  • 1 month ago
Olympics

Uncertainty replaces NHL players in Olympic hockey

Uncertainty replaces NHL players in Olympic hockeyWith U.S. and Canada icing unproven lineups, short tournament is “wide open” at winter games.
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  • 1 month ago
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Injured Nadal out of Australian Open; Cilic into semis

Injured Nadal out of Australian Open; Cilic into semisSixth-seeded Marin Cilic advanced to the Australian Open semis with a 3-6, 6-3, 6-7 (5), 6-2, 2-0 victory over Nadal.
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Oakland's Wilfred Williams drafted by Sporting Kansas City

Oakland’s Wilfred Williams drafted by Sporting Kansas CityThe native of Monrovia, Liberia recorded three assists while starting in 34 games for the Golden Grizzlies.
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No quarter a given in Australia: Djokovic, Thiem out

No quarter a given in Australia: Djokovic, Thiem outFormer No. 1 player got a succession of breaks to take the second set and dominate the third in a 4-6, 7-5, 6-1 victory.
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  • 1 month ago
Sports

USA Gymnastics suspends ex-coach Geddert

USA Gymnastics suspends ex-coach GeddertMove follows resignation of board chair, vice chair and treasurer in wake of Larry Nassar scandal
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  • 1 month ago
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U.S. hockey GM Johannson dies unexpectedly at 53

U.S. hockey GM Johannson dies unexpectedly at 53Johannson passed away in his sleep Sunday morning at his Colorado Springs home, according to USA Hockey.
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  • 1 month ago
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MSU's Ken Krolicki selected in third round by Montreal Impact

MSU’s Ken Krolicki selected in third round by Montreal ImpactKrolicki had seven goals and 14 assists for 28 points in 81 matches during his four-year career at Michigan State.
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  • 1 month ago
John Niyo

Niyo: Nassar victims’ powerful words shatter silence

Niyo: Nassar victims’ powerful words shatter silenceThe numbers are mind-numbing. The stories leave you speechless.
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  • 1 month ago
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Nadal, Dimitrov earn Australian Open quarters berths

Nadal, Dimitrov earn Australian Open quarters berthsNadal secured his spot in a 10th Australian Open quarterfinal, beating Diego Schwartzman 6-3, 6-7 (4), 6-3, 6-3.
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State standouts taken on Day 1 of MLS Draft

State standouts taken on Day 1 of MLS DraftMichigan forward Francis Atuahene was selected No. 4 overall by FC Dallas while Western defender Brandon Bye goes No. 9 overall to the New England Revolution.
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Top-ranked Halep survives marathon match in Australia

Top-ranked Halep survives marathon match in AustraliaSimona Halep finally fended off American Lauren Davis in a third-round win that took 3 hours, 45 minutes and equaled a record at the Australian Open.
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MotorCity Casino pays out record ‘Bad Beat’ jackpot

MotorCity Casino pays out record ‘Bad Beat’ jackpotA player's four 3s earned 40 percent of a $1.068 million jackpot — or $427,452.
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  • 1 month ago
Spartans

MSU's Izzo has 'utmost faith, respect' for Simon

MSU’s Izzo has ‘utmost faith, respect’ for SimonMSU President Lou Anna K. Simon drew the support of the university’s Board of Trustees, and that support was echoed by basketball coach Tom Izzo.
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Will Smith watches Kyrgios beat Tsonga on Aussie's home turf

Will Smith watches Kyrgios beat Tsonga on Aussie’s home turfThe 17th-seeded Kyrgios won the last five points after falling behind 5-2 in the tiebreaker.
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  • 1 month ago
Michigan

What MSU knew: 14 were warned of Nassar abuse

What MSU knew: 14 were warned of Nassar abuse8 women reported abuse claims, at least one of which reached president
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  • 1 month ago
Michigan

Victim confronts Nassar: ‘Why should we forgive you?’

Victim confronts Nassar: ‘Why should we forgive you?’Arianna Guerrero was among 19 young women who lashed out at ex-MSU doctor during the third day of his sentencing hearing
  • Michigan
  • 1 month ago
Sports

Weekend sports on TV/radio; complete Olympics listings
A complete listing of the day's sports on TV/radio, including coverage of the Winter Games from South Korea.

Weekend sports on TV/radio; complete Olympics listingsA complete listing of the day's sports on TV/radio, including coverage of the Winter Games from South Korea.
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NFL

Graham’s journey: From Detroit PAL to Super Bowl hero

Graham’s journey: From Detroit PAL to Super Bowl heroBefore Brandon Graham made arguably the play of Super Bowl LII, he was just a kid on some ragtag Detroit city fields.
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
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Tuesday’s TV/radioTuesday’s TV/radio.
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Federer to face upstart Chung in Australian Open semis

Federer to face upstart Chung in Australian Open semisChung became the first Korean to reach the last four of a Grand Slam, downing American Tennys Sandgren.
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  • 1 month ago
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