Michigan

The future of Bruce Rondon: What should Tigers do with erratic reliever?

Bruce Rondon's first game back in the minor leagues was a polar opposite of his last appearance in the big leagues.<p>Rondon faced four batters on …

Baseball

Trump says he's ending business advisory panels after mass CEO resignations

President Donald Trump went to social media on Wednesday afternoon to announce he will disband two business advisory panels following 7 CEO …

Donald Trump

Man who told police intruders shot wife arraigned on murder charge

BERRIEN COUNTY, MI -- A Niles man who told police his wife was shot in a home invasion has been charged with murder in her death.<p>John Benton Lewis, …

Crime

Red Wings outlook: Mobile puck-mover Nick Jensen's value rising

Can young D-man maintain his spot in lineup during his second NHL season?

Ice Hockey

The Detroit Lions had their logo used by white nationalists too

ALLEN PARK -- The Lions have become the second Detroit sports team to have a likeness of its logo appropriated by the groups marching at the Unite …

Detroit Lions

Shooting, dumping man at intersection occurred after fight, police say

KALAMAZOO, MI -- A man accused of shooting a man and dumping him near a busy Kalamazoo County intersection fought with the victim first, police …

Crime

Kalamazoo consolidated 911 dispatch settles on funding plan

KALAMAZOO, MI -- After 30 years of trial and error, Kalamazoo County governments agreed on a way to pay for consolidated emergency dispatch.<p>When …

46 cars stolen in Washtenaw County since June, most had keys in them

ANN ARBOR, MI - There have been nearly 50 vehicles stolen since June 1 in Washtenaw County, and many of them had unlocked doors and keys in them, …

Crime

Homeless won't pay fees for records if Kalamazoo resolution passes

KALAMAZOO, MI -- A pilot program would allow people experiencing homelessness in Kalamazoo County to obtain vital records for free.<p>Kalamazoo County …

Genealogy

Michael Moore: 'Mr. President I'm going to pay you a visit tonight'

Flint native Michael Moore blasted Donald Trumps on Twitter Tuesday, Aug. 15, just minutes after the president claimed again that "there is blame on …

Donald Trump

Lions release Brandon Copeland, sign 3 free agents including a DE

ALLEN PARK -- The Lions have signed a pass rusher in the wake of the Kerry Hyder and Brandon Copeland injuries. He just isn't one of the bigger names …

NFL

Michigan State hopes increased defensive end depth helps pass rush woes

EAST LANSING -- Michigan State is losing a second-round NFL Draft pick and two of its most promising young players from a defensive end group that …

College & University

Called out publicly by Mark Dantonio, Trishton Jackson responds with toughness, leadership

EAST LANSING - Surrounded by dozens of reporters during Big Ten Media Days in Chicago last month, Mark Dantonio was asked to evaluate Trishton …

College Football

New rules for solar arrays in Ann Arbor neighborhoods get initial OK

The city's Planning Commission voted Tuesday night, Aug. 15, to recommend the council approve zoning changes.

Ann Arbor

Michigan using NBA draft picks to sell 2018 recruiting class

Michigan has a weapon few other schools around the country have when it comes to recruiting.<p>And they're starting to really use it.<p>In a radio …

Basketball

Spartans PF commit Thomas Kithier transferring, will play with future MSU teammate Foster Loyer

The chances of Clarkston defending its first Class A championship from this last winter have gotten a huge boost. According to a report from The …

Michigan State

Ithaca star Kayla Belles commits to Michigan State night before knee surgery

Kayla Belles went into surgery Tuesday with a clear mind.<p>The 6-foot-3 Ithaca girls basketball star announced Monday night that she committed to play …

Basketball

Is MLB doing enough to keep its players safe during inclement weather?

Washington Nationals superstar Bryce Harper suffered a painful injury when he slipped on first base after a rain delay. Miraculously, Harper was only …

Bryce Harper

ADHD workshop planned for parents in Saginaw County

<b>SAGINAW, MI</b> -- The Saginaw County Community Action Committee is hosting a workshop for parents and guardians who have a child with Attention Deficit …

ADHD

Tigers, Astros continue to discuss Justin Verlander deal, report says

Fifteen days after the unofficial July 31 trade deadline, trade chatter linking Detroit Tigers starter Justin Verlander to the Houston Astros hasn't …

Justin Verlander

Tony Hawk shows his moves at new skate park in downtown Detroit

DETROIT - Professional skateboarder Tony Hawk showed some of his moves as he helped promote a new skate park on Tuesday, Aug. 15, in downtown Detroit.<p>…

Police identify wrong way driver killed and person injured in crash

ALLEGAN COUNTY, MI -- The Allegan County Sheriff's Office has identified the two victims in a wrong way crash, one of whom was killed and the other …

Policing

Greg Robinson allowed just 1 pressure in solid Lions debut

ALLEN PARK -- When Greg Robinson was traded to the Detroit Lions this summer, he instantly became the leader to start at left tackle. Which is a …

Take For Granted

As battle on right side rages on, Michigan's O-line toughens up

ANN ARBOR -- The countdown is on, less than two weeks to go until preparation begins for Florida, and competition remains on the right side of the …

College & University

DTE Energy shutting off power of residents opposed to smart meters

ANN ARBOR, MI - People who've been holding out in recent years and opposing the installation of new digital electric meters on their homes are now …

Ann Arbor

Realtor.com ranks Saginaw in top 10 places 'to age in place' in America

<b>SAGINAW, MI</b> -- Realtor.com ranks Saginaw as the sixth best place to age in place.<p>The article focuses on the best "metros" for middle-aged people who …

Real Estate

Cedar Point offering buy 1, get 1 free tickets in 'flash sale'

SANDUSKY, OH - You have another chance to save some big money on tickets to Cedar Point thanks to its buy 1, get 1 free tickets "flash sale."<p>The BOGO …

Cedar Point

DEQ to property owners: Stop removing sand from cottage-swallowing dune

MEARS, MI - The ongoing battle between a massive, moving sand dune and a group of cottage owners in its path is essentially on hold.<p>The Department of …

Beaches

Jim Harbaugh speaks out in wake of Charlottesville violence

Harbaugh took to Twitter Monday night in the wake of weekend unrest in the south.

Jim Harbaugh

Firefighters watch Corner Bar rubble: 'It could start back up any time'

ROCKFORD, MI - As soon as he heard about a devastating fire at Corner Bar, Colorado resident Erik Jablonski called his mother, Nancy Jablonski, back …