MARYSVILLE, Mich. (AP) — A city council candidate in Michigan said Friday she has no plans to end her campaign after shocking a public forum when she said she wants to keep her community white "as...
EAST CHICAGO, Ind. (AP) — U.S. Steel is planning to idle a northwestern Indiana facility and lay off about 150 workers.
The Pittsburgh-based company says it will halt production by...
DETROIT (AP) — A court says University of Michigan's president doesn't have to become personally involved in a sexual misconduct case against a student.
Detroit Tigers (38-87, fifth in the AL Central) vs. Minnesota Twins (77-50, first in the AL Central)
New pickups from Ram, Chevy heat up big-truck competition
DETROIT (AP) — The competition for full-size pickup truck customers in the U.S. is as rough-and-tumble as ever, with Ram and Chevrolet rolling out brawny-looking new models that are larger, lighter and more efficient than their predecessors.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert has been home for nearly a week in Detroit as he continues to recover from a stroke suffered in May.
Man charged in death of Detroit girl attacked by 3 dogs
DETROIT (AP) — A man was charged Thursday in the death of a 9-year-old Detroit girl, who was mauled by three dogs despite rescue efforts by neighbors, her father and emergency...
Park along Detroit’s riverfront named as it nears completion
DETROIT (AP) — The newest park along Detroit's eastern riverfront will be named in honor of a native of the city who led Carhartt Inc.
The Detroit Riverfront Conservancy announced Thursday...
NFL 2019: Lions banking on QB Stafford with no backup plan
DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Lions have leaned heavily on Matthew Stafford since selecting him No. 1 overall in the 2009 NFL draft.
Stafford has started since he was a rookie, and after...
Detroit Zoo to be powered entirely with wind energy by 2021
DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Zoo plans to operate entirely on wind-generated electricity by 2021.
Officials said Thursday the power will come from three new DTE Energy wind parks scheduled to...
Detroit rapper’s aunt-manager killed in car shooting
DETROIT (AP) — The manager of Detroit-based rapper Tee Grizzley has died after shots were fired at their vehicle.
The medical examiner's office says 41-year-old Jobina Brown died Tuesday...
Lions sign DT Damon Harrison to $11M, 1-year extension
ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions have signed defensive tackle Damon "Snacks" Harrison to an $11 million, one-year extension.
The team announced the signing Thursday. Harrison, who...
Detroit Tigers (38-86, fifth in the AL Central) vs. Houston Astros (81-47, first in the AL West)
Houston; Thursday, 8 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Tigers: Jordan Zimmermann (1-8, 6.66...
AP source: Lions agree to extension with Harrison
DETROIT (AP) — A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that defensive tackle Damon Harrison and the Detroit Lions have agreed to an $11 million, one-year extension, giving...
Brantley takes 14-game hit streak into matchup with Tigers
Detroit Tigers (37-86, fifth in the AL Central) vs. Houston Astros (81-46, first in the AL West)
Houston; Wednesday, 8 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Tigers: Daniel Norris (3-10, 4.82...
Michigan civil rights director takes leave after comments
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The embattled director of Michigan's civil rights department has taken a leave of absence, weeks after he was reprimanded for making inappropriate remarks about the...
Dad ‘empty’ after 9-year-old Detroit girl killed by dogs
DETROIT (AP) — A man was in police custody Tuesday in connection with the death of a 9-year-old girl in Detroit who was mauled by three dogs despite efforts by neighbors and her own "heartbroken"...
Search resumes for remains of missing Michigan girls
MACOMB TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Police in suburban Detroit are searching for the remains of missing girls, more than a year after a similar excavation.
Tigers look to break 3-game slide against Astros
Detroit Tigers (37-85, fifth in the AL Central) vs. Houston Astros (80-46, first in the AL West)
Houston; Tuesday, 8 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Tigers: Spencer Turnbull (3-11, 3.75...
9-year-old Detroit girl killed in attack by 3 dogs
DETROIT (AP) — A 9-year-old Detroit girl was killed when she was attacked by three dogs as she rode on a bike in an alley near her home.
Detroit Police Department spokeswoman Sgt. Nicole...
Hundreds at Detroit gun-control rally urge Congress to act
DETROIT (AP) — Hundreds of people attended a weekend rally in Detroit to call on Congress to tighten the nation's gun laws following a recent string of mass shootings.
Whitmer names Saad to lead Michigan’s immigration
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has appointed a former U.S. homeland security official to oversee the state's efforts related to immigration.
Motown Museum sharing key founding document for company
DETROIT (AP) — A copy of the original land contract for Motown Records' Hitsville U.S.A. in Detroit will be unveiled as part of the music company's 60th anniversary celebration.
Detroit Tigers (37-84, fifth in the AL Central) vs. Houston Astros (79-46, first in the AL West)
Houston; Monday, 8 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Tigers: Edwin Jackson (3-5, 8.62 ERA)...
Brownfield grant to help revitalize vacant broadcast station
OAK PARK, Mich. (AP) — A grant will allow a vacant suburban Detroit building to be redeveloped as a restaurant.
Michigan's Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) says Oak...
Seaplane on Detroit-area lake his boats
WEST BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A seaplane has hit two boats at a lake in the Detroit area, though no serious injuries were reported.
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Driver revived after 4 overdose-reversal shots
DETROIT (AP) — Michigan State Police say troopers had to give a driver in the Detroit area four doses of an overdose-reversal drug to revive him after he purportedly ingested heroin on his way...
Lawrence Tech turns former meeting room into esports arena
SOUTHFIELD, Mich. (AP) — A university in suburban Detroit has turned a former meeting room into a high-tech haven for video game players.
Lawrence Technological University says the new LTU...
Richards expected to start as Rays host the Tigers
Detroit Tigers (37-83, fifth in the AL Central) vs. Tampa Bay Rays (72-52, second in the AL East)
Runway at Huron County airport in line for $1M repaving
BAD AXE, Mich. (AP) — A runway at Michigan's Huron County Memorial Airport is in line for a roughly $1 million repaving project next year.
The Huron Daily Tribune reports the work involves a...
Tampa Bay hosts Detroit following Morton’s strong showing
Detroit Tigers (37-82, fifth in the AL Central) vs. Tampa Bay Rays (71-52, second in the AL East)
Michigan AG to review police questioning of man over staring
ROYAL OAK, Mich. (AP) — Michigan's attorney general has ordered an investigation of police in suburban Detroit who questioned a black man when a woman claimed he was staring at her.
Police seize hedgehogs, kangaroos, fox from ‘bootleg’ zoo
ROMULUS, Mich. (AP) — Suburban Detroit police say they've seized more than 300 hedgehogs and other animals that were being kept by what they're calling a "bootleg zookeeper."
Felony abuse charges against teacher dismissed, reduced
MOUNT CLEMENS, Mich. (AP) — Felony child abuse charges have been dismissed against a former Detroit-area special education teacher accused of abusing autistic students.
Official: Oil smeared to cleanse negativity amid infighting
PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — An official says a suburban Detroit government staffer who was apparently distressed by political infighting poured a substance described as olive oil on furniture and...
Court rules in favor of city allowing mosque to be built
STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. (AP) — An appeals court says a Detroit suburb violated no laws when it cleared City Council chambers during a meeting about construction of a mosque.
Detroit Tigers (36-82, fifth in the AL Central) vs. Tampa Bay Rays (71-51, second in the AL East)
Seager’s 3 RBIs lead Mariners over Tigers, 7-2
DETROIT (AP) — The Seattle Mariners overcame a slow start and found a way to get past the Detroit Tigers on Thursday.
Kyle Seager drove in three runs, including two in a three-run third...
Michigan police question black man after staring complaint
ROYAL OAK, Mich. (AP) — Police in a Detroit suburb have apologized for its officers' conduct after a black man was questioned when a woman claimed he was staring at her.
UAW-Ford members in Detroit to participate in car cruise
DETROIT (AP) — Active and retired UAW-Ford members are scheduled to participate in an annual car show along Woodward Avenue in Detroit.
The union says more than 40 people will showcase their...
Michigan OKs $1.3M compensation for man exonerated of murder
DETROIT (AP) — A Michigan man exonerated in the 1985 arson-related slayings of his wife and young daughters will receive $1.3 million from the state after fighting to get compensation under a law...
Michigan manufacturing facility fined after death of worker
SOUTH LYON, Mich. (AP) — A suburban Detroit manufacturing facility has been fined after the death of an employee who fell into vat of sulfuric acid.
Aretha Franklin’s cancer doctors recall her grace, grit
DETROIT (AP) — Regardless of her reputation as a performer, Aretha Franklin's cancer doctors say she was no diva as a patient.
As the anniversary of her death approaches, two of her doctors...
Reopening celebration planned for Belle Isle conservatory
DETROIT (AP) — A reopening celebration is scheduled at the Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory on Detroit's Belle Isle island park.
The Belle Isle Conservancy and Michigan Department of...
Milone scheduled to start for Mariners at Tigers
Seattle Mariners (49-72, fifth in the AL West) vs. Detroit Tigers (36-81, fifth in the AL Central)
1 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Mariners: Tommy Milone (1-7, 4.70 ERA) Tigers: Spencer...
Governor: Civil rights director should resign over comments
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said Wednesday that the state's civil rights director should resign or be fired after he made inappropriate, offensive comments about...
Rogers’ arm and Reyes’ bat help Tigers beat Mariners 3-2
DETROIT (AP) — When Jake Rogers was making his way through the Detroit Tigers farm system, there was one thing everyone noticed. His throwing arm was more than ready for the big...
Red Wings get F Adam Erne from Lightning for 4th-round pick
DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Red Wings have acquired forward Adam Erne from the Tampa Bay Lightning for a fourth-round pick in the 2020 draft.
Red Wings general manager Steve Yzerman made the...