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Why tomorrow is a huge day for the Detroit Pistons

The Detroit Pistons have already had a very good offseason but it is far from over. Troy Weaver has gotten high grades for the Jerami Grant trade and the draft, where he landed Jaden Ivey, Jalen Duren and Gabriele Procida without having to take on any long-term money. The Pistons...

Detroit mom charged after blind 3-year-old son’s body found in freezer

A Detroit mother has been charged with murder and torture after police found the decomposing body of her blind 3-year-old son stuffed in a freezer in their home. Azuradee France, 31, was hit with a string of charges on Sunday over the death of her little boy, Chase Allen, the Detroit News reported. Chase’s body was discovered in the home’s basement freezer last Friday after police and child services were called to conduct a welfare check on the boy. The medical examiner ruled the boy’s death a homicide, but details surrounding exactly how he was killed haven’t been released.  It wasn’t...

Double-murder suspect caught in Prescott

A man wanted for a Michigan double murder was apprehended Friday in Prescott. Christopher Lewis Greer, 32, was taken into custody about 4:30 p.m. by U.S. Marshals, the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office and the Prescott Police Department. Lawmen served a warrant at 407 Rosston Road and took Greer into...
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Red Wings' coaching search likely nearing its end

Detroit — The Red Wings' search for a new head coach is likely in its final stage. With the NHL season concluding Sunday night, as the Colorado Avalanche defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning in six games to win the Stanley Cup, general manager Steve Yzerman's search for a coach to replace Jeff Blashill should be wrapping up soon.

Tigers outfielder reinstated from COVID list, optioned to Toledo

Detroit Tigers outfielder Daz Cameron’s 16-day stint on the COVID list is officially over. The Tigers reinstated Cameron on Sunday and then optioned him to Triple-A Toledo, where he had been doing a rehab assignment. Cameron, 25, had been playing well before he tested positive, going 8-for-24 with three...

Shooter fires at man, woman driving away from Detroit apartment complex, killing 1

DETROIT – Police have taken a person into custody who is accused of shooting at a man and a woman Sunday night, killing one of them on Detroit’s west side. According to officials, at around 11 p.m. Sunday night, a man and a woman were shot while driving away from an apartment complex at 6 Mile Road and Telegraph Road. The two were reportedly able to continue driving, and reached the area of Grand River Avenue and Grayfield Street about one mile away before crashing.

Starkman: Spectrum’s Abortion Stand Is Why Hospital’s Takeover of Beaumont Must Be Reversed

The writer, a Los Angeles freelancer and former Detroit News business reporter, blogs at Starkman Approved. Metro Detroit, Spectrum Health CEO Tina Freese Decker lied to you. On Friday, upon learning that Spectrum’s position on abortion reflected the conservative values of its hometown Grand Rapids, you experienced the implications of Freese Decker’s deceit.

Police: Body Found In Drainage Area In Chesterfield Township

(CBS DETROIT) — Chesterfield Township police are investigating after a body was found on Sunday in a drainage area. According to a press release, police say at about 5:45 p.m. on June 26, an Ann Arbor man was walking on Gratiot Avenue near 22 Mile Road when he found the body in the area with “heavily overgrown vegetation.” Police were called to the area and discovered that the body had been there for some time. The Macomb County Medical Examiner’s Office was called and the body was recovered by investigators. The Chesterfield Township Detective Bureau is investigating. Police say an autopsy will be performed to identify the body and determine the cause of death. © 2022 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Police: Toledo man arrested after stealing cash register from Luna Pier Sunoco

LUNA PIER, Mich. (WTVG) - A man from Toledo is charged with armed robbery in Michigan after state police said he stole a cash register from a gas station. The armed robbery happened before 1:30 a.m. Sunday at the Sunoco gas station at 4180 Luna Pier Road, according to Michigan State Police. The 41-year-old man, whose name hasn’t been released yet, left the gas station with the cash register, police said.

2 young girls injured in hit-and-run crash in Dearborn

DEARBORN, Mich. (FOX 2) - Dearborn police are investigating a crash that left two young girls hospitalized. The crash happened Sunday afternoon in the area of Telegraph and Ross St. According to authorities, the two young girls were crossing the street when a white vehicle struck them. The unknown suspect...