Detroit

Henrik Zetterberg leads Detroit Red Wings' surge over last nine games

CLOSE<p>Red Wings players Henrik Zetterberg, Luke Glendening, Tomas Tatar and Dylan Larkin and coach Jeff Blashill answer questions after the 3-1 win …

Jeff Blashill

Jim Harbaugh's Michigan teams keep finding ways to lose big games

Photos: Wisconsin 24, Michigan 10<p>Posted!<p>A link has been posted to your Facebook feed.<p>Like this topic? You may also like these photo galleries:<p>Autoplay<p>…

College Football

Cowboys’ owner apologizes for racial remark in video

Jerry Jones apologized in a statement issued by the team, saying, ‘That comment was inappropriate’

Dallas

Taco Chain Bakersfield On Track for December Opening in Brush Park

Plus, Bread Basket Deli debuts soon on East Jefferson<p><i>Welcome to the</i> <i>Plywood Report</i><i>, a roundup of all the latest intel on Detroit's and metro Detroit’s coming restaurant attractions.</i><p><i>BRUSH PARK —</i> Cincinnati-based taco chain <b>Bakersfield</b> is still on track for a fall opening. The 100-seat restaurant is …

Restaurants

Punt return 'paying bills' for electric Detroit Lions rookie Jamal Agnew

CLOSE<p>Free Press sports writers Dave Birkett and Carlos Monarrez play Monday morning quarterback and look ahead to this week’s Bears game. Recorded …

Jim Caldwell

Wisconsin 24, Michigan 10

None<p>Michigan's Zach Gentry makes a catch against Wisconsin's Natrell Jamerson in the second quarter Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017 at Camp Randall Stadium …

College & University

Watch live: Beatification of Father Solanus Casey

Inspired by the legacy of Father Solanus Casey, thousands flocked to Detroit's Ford Field Saturday afternoon for the beatification Mass of a late …

Michigan high school football state finals schedule

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>Here are the matchups …

College Football

She recognized photo, but can’t account for 42 years

<i>Monticello, N.Y</i>. – The 78-year-old woman’s mind was clouded by dementia. But she recognized the brunette with a slight smile in the faded picture …

Crime

Michigan football QB Brandon Peters carted off field with injury

MADISON, Wis. — Michigan is going to have to go back to its bench at quarterback.<p>Redshirt freshman Brandon Peters left the Michigan-Wisconsin game on …

College Football

Baby might not bring troubled siblings together

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>HUMANKIND VIDEOS Boy is surprised with adoption in the most magical way | 1:40<p>He thought he was there to meet his favorite Disney …

Detroit Lions rule Ziggy Ansah, Dwayne Washington out for Bears game

CLOSE<p>Free Press sports writers Dave Birkett and Carlos Monarrez play Monday morning quarterback and look ahead to this week’s Bears game. Recorded …

Danny Trevathan

2017 Detroit Christmas tree lighting

Buy Photo<p>None<p>Phillip Harrison of Detroit and his wife Amelia Harrison of Detroit take photos after a 60-foot Norwegian Spruce is lit with more than …

Christmas

MSU 'D' seeks to restore fierce reputation vs. Maryland

CLOSE<p>Bob Wojnowski and John Niyo talk to CMU and former UM quarterback Shane Morris, former Spartan Nick Hill, and former Wolverine Chris Howard …

College Football

Man's brilliant car ad for used 1996 Honda Accord goes viral

Trying to sell a used car can be a pain.<p>The hassle of online classifieds, Facebook advertising and Craigslist can be a nightmare.<p>But one California …

Honda Accord

Red Wings 3, Sabres 1

None<p>Red Wings right wing Luke Glendening, kneeling middle, celebrates his goal during the second period of the Wings' 3-1 win on Friday, Nov. 17, …

Little Caesars Arena

Pacers 107, Pistons 100

None<p>Pistons center Eric Moreland is defended by the Pacers' Lance Stephenson during the second half of the Pistons' 107-100 loss on Friday, Nov. 17, …

Avery Bradley

Meijer says drivers who got contaminated fuel Friday in Clinton Township get free repairs

CLOSE<p>The first hybrid minivan delivers 33 miles on a single charge and when combined with the gasoline engine promises 84 m.p.g. A Detroit Free Press …

Fiat Chrysler

Pistons' Anthony Tolliver: Gotta fight complacency with big lead

Get the news<p>CLOSE<p>Pistons forward Anthony Tolliver speaks to the media after the 107-100 loss to the Pacers on Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, in Indianapolis. …

Basketball

Michigan Wolverines vs. Wisconsin Badgers: Live scoring updates

CLOSE<p>Michigan linebacker Devin Bush Jr. speaks to the media on Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017, in Ann Arbor. Video<p>Free Press sports writer George Sipple …

College Football

Four Detroit Pistons struggling in team's first losing skid of season

CLOSE<p>Pistons forward Tobias Harris fields questions after the 107-100 loss to the Pacers on Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, in Indianapolis. Video by Vince …

Basketball

To apologize or not? Calculating the cost of contrition | Brian Dickerson

CLOSE<p>Wife of Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore says he won't step down in the face of sexual misconduct allegations. (Nov. 17)<p>The bad news is that …

Medicine

International intrigue surrounds newest Lion Kasim Edebali

Defensive end grew up in Germany and didn't meet his father until he was 21.

Restaurants and Bars Pop-Up at Detroit’s Holiday Markets

Sourdough liege waffles, mulled wine, and pastries galore<p>More than 30 small businesses have set up shop at sites across downtown Detroit as part of a bigger than ever holiday market. The massive installation, which spans multiple locations, is set to launch on Friday evening during the annual tree …

Seattle

U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell says prominent senator groped her

WASHINGTON -- U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell, D-Dearborn, added her name to the growing list of those who say they have been sexually harassed in the …

Jackie Speier

Wings' Witkowski, Blashill agree: Punishment didn’t fit the crime

Detroit – Luke Witkowski spent the Detroit Red Wings’ off-day Thursday hunting.<p>Considering Witkowski was slapped with a 10-game suspension by the NHL …

Jeff Blashill

Grosse Pointe Farms Victorian on the lake full of postmodern surprises

Get the news<p>CLOSE<p>At first glance you know this house is Victorian — the steep witches-hat roofs, the wide porch, the stacked bay windows. On second …

Tree trimmer killed after branch strikes aerial bucket

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>TODAY'S TOP STORIES Raw: Tesla introduces new electric truck | 1:19<p>Tesla unveiled its new electric semitractor-trailer Thursday …

Bradley’s quiet example raises Pistons’ game

<i>Indianapolis</i> — Avery Bradley was waiting for the pass to come.<p>He almost always is.<p>Bradley read the passing lane, jumped in front and stole the ball, …

NBA

Bobcat Bonnie’s Is Reviving the Wyandotte Gastropub

The restaurant will reopen in December<p>The Downriver outpost of Detroit-based gastropub <b>Bobcat Bonnie’s</b> is set to reopen in December after a three-month hiatus. Owner <b>Matthew Buskard</b> says that the restaurant will relaunch in Wyandotte during the first week of December, <i>Metro Times</i> first-reports.<p>Buskard …