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Wayne County

Judge rules assault in soccer case can’t be mentioned

Judge rules assault in soccer case can’t be mentionedBassel Abdul-Amir Saad is accused of “sucker punching” the referee, John Bieniewicz
  • Wayne County
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Neal Rubin

Rubin: 94-year-old Detroiter lends helping hand

Rubin: 94-year-old Detroiter lends helping handStill on duty, veteran Bud Clark mans his post at Detroit soup kitchen
  • Neal Rubin
  • 19 hours, 20 minutes ago
Michigan

Detroit Metro eases into Thanksgiving travel

Detroit Metro eases into Thanksgiving travelWednesday and Sunday each are expected to average close to 100,000 passengers at Metro.
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Oakland County

Oxford murder probe depends on lone survivor

Oxford murder probe depends on lone survivorOakland County investigators still uncertain how man and infant daughter died in Oxford
  • Oakland County
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Macomb County

Catholic school official charged with child sex abuse

Catholic school official charged with child sex abuseMacomb Twp. man, 47, employed as Austin Catholic Academy’s admissions director
  • Macomb County
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Wayne County

Detroiters add their voices to outrage over Ferguson

Detroiters add their voices to outrage over FergusonMetro Detroiters filled the streets Tuesday night in a show of solidarity with other demonstrators across the country to protest a grand jury decision not to indict a Ferguson officer in the shooting death of an unarmed teen in August.
  • Wayne County
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Michigan

Crews work to restore power in Metro Detroit

Crews work to restore power in Metro DetroitWinds topping 60 mph caused more than 1,000 downed power lines throughout the metro area
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Oakland County

Police investigating fatal hit-and-run in Rose Twp.
Dispatchers were notified Tuesday about the body of man lying in the road

Police investigating fatal hit-and-run in Rose Twp.Dispatchers were notified Tuesday about the body of man lying in the road
  • Oakland County
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Oakland County

Woman fatally struck by SMART bus in Troy
The incident occurred at about 11:30 p.m. at the intersection of Maplelawn and Crooks

Woman fatally struck by SMART bus in TroyThe incident occurred at about 11:30 p.m. at the intersection of Maplelawn and Crooks
  • Oakland County
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Wayne County

Detroit police respond to 2 fatal shootings
The shootings are not believed to be related

Detroit police respond to 2 fatal shootingsThe shootings are not believed to be related
  • Wayne County
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Nation

Police: Mich. man duped resort by faking being a doctor
A Michigan man was arraigned on charges after he pretended to be a doctor

Police: Mich. man duped resort by faking being a doctorA Michigan man was arraigned on charges after he pretended to be a doctor
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Macomb County

Crash injures 2, damages condo in Sterling Heights
A two-car collision sent two to the hospital with minor injuries and caused slight damage

Crash injures 2, damages condo in Sterling HeightsA two-car collision sent two to the hospital with minor injuries and caused slight damage
  • Macomb County
  • 0 minutes ago
Nation

University of Massachusetts cuts ties to Cosby
The University of Massachusetts-Amherst has cut ties with alumnus Bill Cosby.

University of Massachusetts cuts ties to CosbyThe University of Massachusetts-Amherst has cut ties with alumnus Bill Cosby.
  • Nation
  • 2 hours, 58 minutes ago
Oakland County

Peanut allergy kills Oakland U student
An Oakland University student has died from an allergic reaction to peanut butter.

Peanut allergy kills Oakland U studentAn Oakland University student has died from an allergic reaction to peanut butter.
  • Oakland County
  • 4 hours, 17 minutes ago
Local

Metro Detroit celebrates Thanksgiving

Metro Detroit celebrates ThanksgivingMembers of the Big Head Corp march down Woodward during the 88th annual America's Thanksgiving Parade.
  • Local
  • 4 hours, 19 minutes ago
Nation

Expectant mom struck by car dies; baby born alive
An elderly driver trying to park struck and killed the Pittsburgh woman.

Expectant mom struck by car dies; baby born aliveAn elderly driver trying to park struck and killed the Pittsburgh woman.
  • Nation
  • 4 hours, 45 minutes ago
Michigan

Traffic crashes claim 2 Michigan lives
Authorities say separate traffic crashes have claimed the lives of two Michigan residents.

Traffic crashes claim 2 Michigan livesAuthorities say separate traffic crashes have claimed the lives of two Michigan residents.
  • Michigan
  • 6 hours, 50 minutes ago
Nation

Taliban attack rocks upscale Kabul district
Taliban fighters attacked Thursday in an upscale district in the Afghan capital Kabul.

Taliban attack rocks upscale Kabul districtTaliban fighters attacked Thursday in an upscale district in the Afghan capital Kabul.
  • Nation
  • 7 hours, 26 minutes ago
Nation

Justice Ginsburg sent home after heart stent implanted

Justice Ginsburg sent home after heart stent implantedJustice Ginsburg released after having a stent implanted to clear a blocked artery.
  • Nation
  • 7 hours, 56 minutes ago
Nation

Ferguson protests dwindle as businesses regroup

Ferguson protests dwindle as businesses regroupAs demonstrations elsewhere heated up, protests in Ferguson dwindled in size and severity
  • Nation
  • 8 hours, 33 minutes ago
Detroit

Turkey Trot runners kick off Thanksgiving fun

Turkey Trot runners kick off Thanksgiving funThousands of runners raced like the wind in holiday costume on Woodward during the Third Turkey Trot on Thursday.
  • Detroit
  • 10 hours, 44 minutes ago
Michigan

Michigan joins push to overturn Maryland gun law

Michigan joins push to overturn Maryland gun lawOfficials say assault weapons ban, gun magazine limits unconstitutional; state denies it
  • Michigan
  • 18 hours, 31 minutes ago
Michigan

Giving Tuesday encourages charity after consumption

Giving Tuesday encourages charity after consumptionOrganizations, nonprofits, schools, cities part of organized effort to encourage giving
  • Michigan
  • 18 hours, 33 minutes ago
World

Islamic State group recruits, exploits children

Islamic State group recruits, exploits childrenIn the IS-held region kids are being conscripted for war and other roles, evidence shows
  • World
  • 19 hours, 3 minutes ago
Nation

‘Guardian angel,’ community join to give man home

‘Guardian angel,’ community join to give man homeBank, contractor and various volunteers help mentally disabled man realize his dream
  • Nation
  • 19 hours, 4 minutes ago
Politics

GOP views shift on importance of immigration reform

GOP views shift on importance of immigration reform“This issue is ... not in the top 10 of most voters,” says Wis. Gov. Scott Walker
  • Politics
  • 19 hours, 5 minutes ago
World

Turkey a blessing for U.K. stores

Turkey a blessing for U.K. storesSo many Americans are in Britain that businesses are selling Thanksgiving dinners.
  • World
  • 19 hours, 6 minutes ago
Wayne County

Detroit Ronald McDonald House raising funds to expand

Detroit Ronald McDonald House raising funds to expandTelethon seeks to raise $3M for bigger facility where families with ill children can stay
  • Wayne County
  • 19 hours, 7 minutes ago
Politics

Insider: Bentivolio becomes a reindeer Santa

Insider: Bentivolio becomes a reindeer SantaMilford Republican congressman gives two reindeer antlers to retiring GOP Rep. Bachmann
  • Politics
  • 19 hours, 9 minutes ago
Wayne County

Old Newsboys’ Goodfellows editions hawked Monday

Old Newsboys’ Goodfellows editions hawked MondayMoney goes toward $1.25M goal to pay for 35,000 gift boxes for needy kids
  • Wayne County
  • 19 hours, 10 minutes ago
Nation

Alcoholism less prevalent than thought, study reports
Only 10 percent of problem drinkers meet the criteria for dependence, according to the CDC

Alcoholism less prevalent than thought, study reportsOnly 10 percent of problem drinkers meet the criteria for dependence, according to the CDC
  • Nation
  • 19 hours, 21 minutes ago
World

Swiss museum to accept art, return Nazi-looted works

Swiss museum to accept art, return Nazi-looted worksKunstmuseum Bern will return works that belonged to Jews before World War II.
  • World
  • 19 hours, 22 minutes ago
Metro + State

Treetops Resort seeking bankruptcy reorganization
Well-known resort in northern Michigan features prominent auto industry investors

Treetops Resort seeking bankruptcy reorganizationWell-known resort in northern Michigan features prominent auto industry investors
  • Metro + State
  • 19 hours, 25 minutes ago
Nation

Theme parks get creative to draw attention, riders

Theme parks get creative to draw attention, ridersMore effort, glitz needed to push people out of their homes and into amusement parks
  • Nation
  • 19 hours, 25 minutes ago
Lottery

Michigan Lottery numbers for Wednesday, Nov. 26
These Michigan lottery numbers were drawn Wednesday:

Michigan Lottery numbers for Wednesday, Nov. 26These Michigan lottery numbers were drawn Wednesday:
  • Lottery
  • 19 hours, 56 minutes ago
Detroit

This gift is life saving

This gift is life savingRed Cross calls for blood donations during critical winter months
  • Detroit
  • 21 hours, 13 minutes ago
Metro + State

Got a hunting question? Ask the DNR

Got a hunting question? Ask the DNRA live show will feature a panel of Michigan Department of Natural Resources employees
  • Metro + State
  • 21 hours, 40 minutes ago
Detroit

Most outages restored in Metro Detroit
Crews working OT pushed to get power back to remaining 1,200 before holiday

Most outages restored in Metro DetroitCrews working OT pushed to get power back to remaining 1,200 before holiday
  • Detroit
  • 22 hours ago
Detroit

Phase 1 of M-1 Rail project complete; Woodward reopens

Phase 1 of M-1 Rail project complete; Woodward reopensWoodward Avenue reopens to vehicle traffic downtown Thursday
  • Detroit
  • 22 hours, 10 minutes ago
Michigan

Funeral held for Green Beret killed in combat

Funeral held for Green Beret killed in combatHundreds line Bay City streets to honor Michael Cathcart, who served in Afghanistan
  • Michigan
  • 22 hours, 49 minutes ago
Metro + State

Jury convicts tutor of statutory rape of boy, 15
She claimed she was a victim of his physical and mental intimidation

Jury convicts tutor of statutory rape of boy, 15She claimed she was a victim of his physical and mental intimidation
  • Metro + State
  • 23 hours ago
Detroit

Worthy’s career as prosecutor inspiration for TV show

Worthy’s career as prosecutor inspiration for TV showProject still in script phase, but “fingers crossed we get to pilot!”
  • Detroit
  • 23 hours, 13 minutes ago
Oakland County

Holly family may get reprieve if board sees the light

Holly family may get reprieve if board sees the lightOakland County commissioners ask township officials to keep power to Smith home
  • Oakland County
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Nation

Handling of grand jury adds to controversy in Ferguson

Handling of grand jury adds to controversy in FergusonSome legal experts say the case resulted in an extraordinary grand jury proceeding
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 2 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
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
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