Detroit

Harbaugh criticizes Purdue's locker room conditions

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>Michigan coach upset there was no air conditioning in visitor's locker room at Purdue's Ross-Ade Stadium.<p>Michigan coach Jim …

Jim Harbaugh

Trump supporter planning protest, fan boycott at Lions game

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>Free Press sports writers Shawn Windsor, Dave Birkett and Carlos Monarrez debate whether the Lions got jobbed on the game's final …

Donald Trump

Jim Harbaugh concerned with visiting locker rooms in Big Ten

Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh expresses his concerns with visiting locker rooms around the Big Ten, including Purdue's, on Sept. 25, 2017. By …

College & University

Stink Bugs Creeping Into Homes Around Metro Detroit

<b>DETROIT (WWJ)</b> – They won’t bite you or cause damage to your home — but metro Detroiters are getting a fresh crop of insects that stink this fall.<p>And …

Father dead after Lake Michigan tubing accident

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>Safety tips to avoid drowning at pools, lakes or beaches<p>A 66-year-old father rolled off a tube into Lake Michigan and died Sunday …

Lake Michigan

Davis' absence reveals Lions' vulnerability to the run

Falcons 30, Lions 26<p>Posted!<p>A link has been posted to your Facebook feed.<p>Buy Photo<p>Buy Photo<p>Buy Photo<p>Buy Photo<p>Buy Photo<p>Like this topic? You may also …

Jim Caldwell

Helicopter camera captures arrest of man suspected of firing on police

The power of technology was on display when a Michigan State police located with ease a man suspected of opening fire on police Friday night.

Policing

Detroit Lions unconcerned by Ziggy Ansah's quiet game vs. Falcons

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>Free Press sports writers Shawn Windsor, Dave Birkett and Carlos Monarrez debate whether the Lions got jobbed on the game's final …

Jim Caldwell

FBI: Detroit regains most violent city title in 2016

FBI data released Monday shows violent crime in Detroit surged 15.7 percent last year, an increase that ranked it as the nation’s most violent big …

Justice

Live updates: Detroit Lions news conference with Jim Caldwell

The Monday after a loss always stings for Detroit Lions fans.<p>But this one's different - the way that 30-26 loss to the Atlanta Falcons …

Jim Caldwell

Union at striking Chevy Equinox plant in Canada wants General Motors to act on new offer

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>TODAY'S TOP STORIES Chefs make gourmet meal for kids out of food headed for the landfill | 0:54<p>With the help of Metro Detroit Chevy …

Brad Ausmus

Michigan DC Don Brown talks about the team's progress this season

Wolverines defensive coordinator Don Brown talks about how the team has progressed going into the bye week. Recorded Sept. 25, 2017.

Kilpatrick loses bid to shed $1.5M restitution bill

<i>Detroit</i> – Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick lost a bid Monday to shed a $1.5 million restitution bill to the city’s water department stemming …

Corruption

Talkin Tigers: Who will be the next manager?

In the Sept. 25, 2017 episode of the "Talkin' Tigers" podcast, Free Press sports writers Anthony Fenech and George Sipple dissect why it did not work …

Brad Ausmus

Pistons’ owner Gores supports players’ protests

Gores said equality and diversity are among America’s ‘most treasured values’

Basketball

Photos of the week: Sept. 25

None<p>Los Angeles Clippers' Marshall Plumlee signs his autographs during media day Monday, Sept. 25, 2017 in Los Angeles. Jae C. Hong, AP<p>Arsenal's …

West Bromwich Albion

Snap observations: Lions get crafty covering for injured Davis

Falcons 30, Lions 26<p>Posted!<p>A link has been posted to your Facebook feed.<p>Buy Photo<p>Buy Photo<p>Buy Photo<p>Buy Photo<p>Buy Photo<p>Like this topic? You may also …

Kenny Golladay

Detroit Lions bungle news of Jim Caldwell contract extension

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>Detroit Lions president Rod Wood talked about Jim Caldwell's contract extension and the NFL-wide reaction to Donald Trump's …

Jim Caldwell

Detroit schools set early dismissal due to heat wave

DPSCD students will have a half day of school Monday with temperatures expected to reach the high 80s

Education

2017-18 Detroit Pistons media day

None<p>Pistons guard Avery Bradley autographs his jersey during media day Sept. 25, 2017 at the Palace in Auburn Hills. Kirthmon F. Dozier, Detroit Free …

ArtPrize 2017: Metro Detroit artists shine at massive competition in Grand Rapids

Mural art, by its nature, does not travel easily. So visitors to Grand Rapids’ ArtPrize who encounter artist Hubert Massey’s “Detroit: Crossroad of …

Grand Rapids

Vote

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>We've ordered the best 125 prep football players in this state, here's a look at the top 15. Video by Kirkland Crawford/DFP<p>Teams …

High School Football

Bankole: Black men tasked to stop violence on women

The Rev. Daniel Aldridge brought with him to Detroit a message for black men to stop the killing of black women

Racism

Watch: Red Wings discuss mixing sports, politics

Red Wings defenseman Trevor Daley discusses mixing sports and politics, and coach Jeff Blashill describes how he and his kids followed the end of the …

Little Caesars Arena

Nothing but silence since Andreas Athanasiou meeting with Detroit Red Wings

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>Detroit Red Wings coach Jeff Blashill talks to reporters after practice Sept. 24, 2017, at Little Caesars Arena. Video by Helene …

NHL

7 places in Metro Detroit to find the good, cheap stuff

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>Where to look for good shopping deals.<p>We'd already discussed many things at my friend's dinner party when the conversation got …

Shopping

Artists, musicians around the country join athletes to #TakeAKnee in protest

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>SportsPulse: NFL insider Jarrett Bell on how the football world responded to President Trump's comments on national anthem …

Detroit Lions

Michigan-Michigan State football will play at night Oct. 7 in Ann Arbor

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh says John O'Korn played great and saw the whole field in the 28-10 win over Purdue on Sept. 23, 2017 in …

College Football

Eminem music shares to hit the stock exchange, as producers line up unique deal

Want to buy a piece of “Lose Yourself,” “Stan” and “The Real Slim Shady”?<p>In a potentially pioneering venture, shares in Eminem’s entire hit catalog …

Music

Blue Cross Blue Shield CEO: GOP, Dems should compromise on health care reform

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>Sen. Susan Collins said it would be "very difficult" to envision a scenario where she would vote for the Graham-Cassidy bill to …

Health Care