- Detroit-area priest who stole money gets 27 months in prison Updated: Dec-01-15 5:30 pm
DETROIT - A Detroit-area Roman Catholic priest who said he "stained" his profession by embezzling more than $500,000 was sentenced Tuesday to 27 months in prison.
- Soccer team leads effort to restore old Hamtramck stadium Updated: Dec-01-15 3:56 pm
HAMTRAMCK, Michigan - A semi-professional soccer team is spearheading an investment campaign to restore an old stadium in the Detroit enclave of Hamtramck.
- Canadian smuggler with turtles in pants pleads guilty in US Updated: Dec-01-15 3:29 pm
ANN ARBOR, Michigan - A Canadian man caught at a border crossing with 51 turtles tapped to his body pleaded guilty Tuesday to smuggling or attempting to smuggle more than 1,000 of the reptiles out of southeastern Michigan.
- NBA fines Pistons' Reggie Jackson $25K for comments to fan Updated: Dec-01-15 2:29 pm
DETROIT - The NBA has fined Detroit Pistons point guard Reggie Jackson $25,000 for directing inappropriate language toward a fan during a loss in Oklahoma City last week.
- Senate won't vote on energy this year; Detroit bills coming Updated: Dec-01-15 1:06 pm
LANSING, Michigan - The Michigan Senate will not vote on energy policy this year, and it is unlikely the chamber will consider a bailout and overhaul of Detroit Public Schools either.
- Wife charged in husband's killing says she was threatened Updated: Dec-01-15 10:52 am
MOUNT CLEMENS, Michigan - A 61-year-old suburban Detroit woman charged with second-degree murder in the shooting death of her 75-year-old husband says she suffered from battered woman syndrome.
- Authorities: Former court clerk, acquaintance took bribes Updated: Dec-01-15 6:11 am
DETROIT - Authorities say a former court clerk and a longtime acquaintance took about $20,000 in bribes to dismiss more than $40,000 in traffic tickets and fines.
- Detroit police chief: Armed citizens curb terrorism risk Updated: Dec-01-15 5:52 am
DETROIT - Detroit's police chief says he believes that fear that armed citizens would shoot back serves as a deterrent for a potential terrorist attack in the city.
- Jackson and Drummond lift Pistons over Rockets Updated: Nov-30-15 11:23 pm
AUBURN HILLS, Michigan - It might have gotten lost in an endless parade of free throws, but Monday night proved something important about the Detroit Pistons.
- Zimmermann's arrival signals Tigers' willingness to spend Updated: Nov-30-15 8:24 pm
DETROIT - Jordan Zimmermann's arrival in Detroit is encouraging news for Tigers fans because of what he can bring to the starting rotation - and what his contract signals about the team's willingness to spend.
- Man will go to trial for attack on EMTs, teen's 2006 slaying Updated: Nov-30-15 8:12 pm
DETROIT - One of two Detroit emergency medical technicians repeatedly stabbed with a box cutter on a city street in October testified Monday that she tried to fight off her attacker with a stool.
- Lions WR Johnson is a student, and superstar, of the game Updated: Nov-30-15 6:40 pm
ALLEN PARK, Michigan - Calvin Johnson's combination of size, speed, strength and soft hands make him one of the NFL's top receivers.
- Lions put rookie cornerback Alex Carter on injured reserve Updated: Nov-30-15 6:05 pm
ALLEN PARK, Michigan - The Detroit Lions have put rookie cornerback Alex Carter on injured reserve with an ankle injury.
- Ron Scott, known for fight against police brutality, dies Updated: Nov-30-15 4:08 pm
DETROIT - Detroit civil rights activist Ron Scott, who was known for longtime efforts to deal with police brutality, has died. He was 68.
- Robotic suit aids paralyzed Detroit-area crash victim Updated: Nov-30-15 11:19 am
DETROIT - These are the first steps the 21-year-old woman has taken since the crash exactly three years ago. It's bittersweet.
- Planned Parenthood cancels event after Colorado shootings Updated: Nov-30-15 10:53 am
DETROIT - Planned Parenthood has cancelled a Detroit event planned ahead of World AIDS Day following last week's shootings at a Colorado clinic.
- Oakland University, Wayne State mark law school partnership Updated: Nov-30-15 9:14 am
ROCHESTER HILLS, Michigan - Oakland University and Wayne State University are celebrating a new law school partnership.
- FAA reviews access issues at Detroit airport amid concerns Updated: Nov-30-15 6:43 am
ROMULUS, Michigan - The Federal Aviation Administration is reviewing access issues at Detroit Metropolitan Airport amid concerns from blind travelers and others.
- Gunshots damage entrance doors at suburban Detroit school Updated: Nov-30-15 5:23 am
OXFORD TOWNSHIP, Michigan - Authorities say gunshots damaged entrance doors at a suburban Detroit middle school that was closed for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.
- Algerian officials courting trade, investment in Michigan Updated: Nov-30-15 4:01 am
DEARBORN, Michigan - Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan, U.S. Ambassador to Algeria Joan Polaschik and others are planning to discuss business opportunities with representatives from the North African nation.
- Kevorkian archive opens as physician-assisted deaths rise Updated: Nov-30-15 1:18 am
ANN ARBOR, Michigan - Just days before she died with Dr. Jack Kevorkian's assistance, Merian Frederick could not speak or hold up her head without help from her daughter, Carol Poenisch.
- Campbell scores in OT, Panthers beat Red Wings 2-1 Updated: Nov-29-15 6:34 pm
DETROIT - The Florida Panthers made themselves right at home at Joe Louis Arena - again
- Michigan's straight-ticket voting option may be eliminated Updated: Nov-29-15 4:10 am
LANSING, Michigan - Michigan voters who with a single mark can vote Democratic or Republican for every partisan office on the ballot may no longer have the option in 2016.
- Bradley Tanner scores 3 TDs as Romeo takes Division 1 title Updated: Nov-28-15 5:28 pm
DETROIT - Romeo's offense, especially running back Bradley Tanner, proved to be too much for Detroit Cass Tech.
- News Guide: What to know about December legislative session Updated: Nov-28-15 11:48 am
LANSING, Michigan - The Michigan Legislature returns Tuesday for two or three weeks of voting with a number of issues on tap before it adjourns for the year.