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Neighbors get glimpse of Red Wings arena proposal

Neighbors get glimpse of Red Wings arena proposalFirst public meeting for committee that shares community concerns with the developer
  • Wayne County
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Local

Detroit tree lighting ceremony

Detroit tree lighting ceremonyThe 60-foot Norway spruce is aglow on Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, during the annual tree-lighting event in Campus Maritus Park in Detroit.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Detroit

Metro Detroit roads improve, flights resume

Metro Detroit roads improve, flights resumeFlights have resumed at Metro Airport after icy runways kept air traffic closed
  • Detroit
  • 12 hours, 34 minutes ago
Politics

ACLU argues gay marriages in Michigan should be legal

ACLU argues gay marriages in Michigan should be legalGroup says ceremonies were conducted during small window when state ban was invalid
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Wayne County

Sexual assault charges reinstated for ex-Tiger Reed

Sexual assault charges reinstated for ex-Tiger ReedReed is accused of sexually assaulting a woman last spring when he played for the Tigers
  • Wayne County
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Wayne County

Preliminary exams set for 3 in French artist's killing

Preliminary exams set for 3 in French artist's killingThree adult defendants competent to stand trial, but questions raised about Miranda rights
  • Wayne County
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Michigan

Judge orders road rage killing case to trial

Judge orders road rage killing case to trialDerek Flemming was shot after getting out of his vehicle to confront Martin Zale
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Wayne County

Deliberations resume Monday in Family Dollar slayings

Deliberations resume Monday in Family Dollar slayingsEx-employee at Inkster location accused of killing 2 employees of Dearborn store
  • Wayne County
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Oakland County

Waterford Twp. police looking for robbery suspect

Waterford Twp. police looking for robbery suspectThe victim said the suspect entered the business and asked to use the restroom
  • Oakland County
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Macomb County

Macomb commissioners urge DIA to return bonus money

Macomb commissioners urge DIA to return bonus moneyThe museum is getting backlash for compensation decisions from counties that OK’d millages
  • Macomb County
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Macomb County

New citizens celebrate 'feeling free'

New citizens celebrate 'feeling free'Macomb County students, officials watch 41 take oath, become Americans at ceremony
  • Macomb County
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Politics

Metro families say plan may lift them from 'shadows'

Metro families say plan may lift them from 'shadows'President's executive orders will help 5M avoid deportation
  • Politics
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Wayne County

Judge: Bashara trial winding down

Judge: Bashara trial winding downThere have been 56 witnesses in the trial that started with jury selection on Oct. 7
  • Wayne County
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Wayne County

Detroit oversight board adopts schedule

Detroit oversight board adopts scheduleFinancial Review Commission is still considering resolutions establishing its bylaws
  • Wayne County
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Michigan

Temps rising in Metro Detroit

Temps rising in Metro DetroitThe cold is moving out, warmth is moving in, and you’re going to need your umbrella
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Nation

Michigan woman with gun arrested outside White House

Michigan woman with gun arrested outside White HouseSecret Service says that its officers arrested 23-year-old April Lenhart of Mount Morris
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Michigan

SEMCOG: Only 14% of roads in S.E. Michigan are good

SEMCOG: Only 14% of roads in S.E. Michigan are goodAccording to SEMCOG, only 650 miles of the 4,500 miles of roads surveyed are in good shape
  • Michigan
  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
Oakland County

Southfield police looking for man in lounge shooting

Southfield police looking for man in lounge shootingPolice were called to the parking lot of the Burn Hookah Lounge at about 2:10 a.m. Sunday
  • Oakland County
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Nation

Civic group: No Ferguson grand jury decision yet

Civic group: No Ferguson grand jury decision yetCrews erected barricades around the building where a grand jury has been meeting.
  • Nation
  • 2 hours, 29 minutes ago
Metro + State

'Magic' Johnson is hands on at Feed the Children

'Magic' Johnson is hands on at Feed the ChildrenJohnson was all smiles as he handed out holiday turkeys at the Second Ebenezer Church in Detroit. (Max Ortiz/The Detroit News)2014
  • Metro + State
  • 2 hours, 34 minutes ago
World

South Africa seeks to move rhinos from harm’s way

South Africa seeks to move rhinos from harm’s waySouth Africa is trying to stem surging demand for rhino horn.
  • World
  • 2 hours, 43 minutes ago
Michigan History

The Mighty Mac: History of the Mackinac Bridge

The Mighty Mac: History of the Mackinac BridgeThe Mighty Mac" is seen from shore as it stretches across the Straits of Mackinac in July 1961, three years after its dedication. The Mackinac Bridge, which straddles the Straits of Mackinac connecting Michigan's upper and lower peninsulas, stands as a...
  • Michigan History
  • 3 hours, 20 minutes ago
Lottery

Michigan Lottery numbers for Saturday, Nov. 22
Michigan Lottery, Saturday, Nov. 22

Michigan Lottery numbers for Saturday, Nov. 22Michigan Lottery, Saturday, Nov. 22
  • Lottery
  • 3 hours, 43 minutes ago
Nation

'Ugly' Christmas tree prompts public outcry

'Ugly' Christmas tree prompts public outcryA Christmas tree that might make Charlie Brown think twice is getting kicked to the curb a little early after residents of a Pennsylvania town complained it was too ugly.
  • Nation
  • 6 hours, 51 minutes ago
Michigan

Man found dead in middle of Ann Arbor-area street
Emergency responders said the man died at the scene, officials don’t suspect foul play

Man found dead in middle of Ann Arbor-area streetEmergency responders said the man died at the scene, officials don’t suspect foul play
  • Michigan
  • 9 hours, 21 minutes ago
Politics

Analysis: Veto gives Obama edge on immigration

Analysis: Veto gives Obama edge on immigrationPresident Barack Obama has the upper hand in the fierce struggle over immigration
  • Politics
  • 13 hours, 46 minutes ago
Nation

Ferguson experiences 3rd straight night of unrest

Ferguson experiences 3rd straight night of unrestSt. Louis County police said large groups of protesters blocked traffic three times
  • Nation
  • 14 hours, 25 minutes ago
World

Hundreds evacuated after London hotel explosion

Hundreds evacuated after London hotel explosionA suspected gas leak touched off an explosion at the Hyatt Regency Churchill in London
  • World
  • 15 hours, 18 minutes ago
Lottery

Michigan Lottery numbers for Friday, Nov. 21
Michigan Lottery, Friday, Nov. 21

Michigan Lottery numbers for Friday, Nov. 21Michigan Lottery, Friday, Nov. 21
  • Lottery
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Nation

Marine with robotic leg to receive Bronze Star standing

Marine with robotic leg to receive Bronze Star standingA sniper’s bullet in Afghanistan left Capt. Derek Herrera him paralyzed two years ago.
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Wayne County

Hundreds wowed during Detroit Christmas tree lighting

Hundreds wowed during Detroit Christmas tree lighting60-foot Christmas tree wrapped in 19,000 multicolored lights
  • Wayne County
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Nation

FBI sends 100 agents to prepare for Ferguson protests

FBI sends 100 agents to prepare for Ferguson protestsActivists and authorities called for calm as a grand jury drew closer to an announcement.
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Detroit

Executives raise money for the homeless in sleep out

Executives raise money for the homeless in sleep outPeople at the vigil hold up candles.
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Macomb County

Fourty one naturalized citizens swear an oath

Fourty one naturalized citizens swear an oathHabiba Khalique, 23, of Hamtramck, raises her right hand as she is sworn in as a naturalized citizen. She is originally from Bangladesh.
  • Macomb County
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Politics

House GOP sues administration over health care law

House GOP sues administration over health care lawHouse GOP says the president overstepped his legal authority in carrying out the program.
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Nation

Ferguson police, protesters to announce conduct pact

Ferguson police, protesters to announce conduct pactThe grand jury is considering whether to indict Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson.
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Nation

Agency: Schools enabled Newtown shooter’s mom

Agency: Schools enabled Newtown shooter’s momReport says schools helped Adam Lanza’s mom ‘appease’ him
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Nation

Package from Florida State shooter found in Texas

Package from Florida State shooter found in TexasThe package mailed by Florida State alumnus Myron May could contain a video and journals
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Wayne County

'Daily Show' steps into Detroit water shutoffs

'Daily Show' steps into Detroit water shutoffsDetroit's controversial water shutoffs were discussed Monday
  • Wayne County
  • 4 days, 19 hours ago
Nation

Boehner: ‘We will not stand idle’ on immigration

Boehner: ‘We will not stand idle’ on immigrationHouse Speaker John Boehner said today that President Obama was “damaging the presidency”
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
World

Mexicans protest over 43 missing students

Mexicans protest over 43 missing studentsA largely peaceful march by tens of thousands ended in violence.
  • World
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Nation

Cosby takes show to Bahamas amid trouble at home

Cosby takes show to Bahamas amid trouble at homeThe 77-year-old entertainer performed in a benefit for a women’s service organization.
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
World

Hitler painting expected to sell for $60K

Hitler painting expected to sell for $60KThe painting, one of some 2,000 painted by Hitler, is thought to be from about 1914.
  • World
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Nation

Union: Charges seem unlikely for Ferguson officer

Union: Charges seem unlikely for Ferguson officerOfficer Darren Wilson has remained secluded from the public eye since the Aug. 9 shooting.
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Nation

Japan’s lower house dissolved for early election

Japan’s lower house dissolved for early electionIt appears to be a bid to shore up support for his scandal-plagued government.
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
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