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MSU: Bond, not tuition, to pay $500M settlement

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Tuition remains $14,460 a year for in-state freshmen but increases 2.5 percent for other students in most of MSU's undergraduate programs

Coke bust snags Macomb judicial candidate

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Macomb County judicial candidate Paul Zyburski charged in cocaine case following federal probe

Detroit case overturns US cell privacy laws

The Supreme Court says police generally need a search warrant if they want to track criminal suspects’ movements

Wakanda comes to the Big House with free 'Black Panther' showing

The Marvel blockbuster will screen July 14 inside Michigan Stadium

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Crowds converge on Gull Island for Jobbie Nooner

Cooler temps greeting partiers for annual Jobbie Nooner boat party on Lake St. Clair


MSU trustees ready to move forward with Engler

Nassar victims, family members and faculty speakers slammed the board's refusal to remove Engler


Trump threatens 20% tariff on European car imports

Trump says he’ll tax cars from Europe after EU responds with tariffs on $3.3 billion of American products

Officials remove dozens of dogs, cats from Mich. home

Humane Society of Huron Valley says it found 39 cats, 20 kittens, 18 dogs, 16 puppies, 14 chickens and a parrot

Ferndale cops accuse man of exposing self

Officials said they've submitted request for charges


Recap: NBA Draft pick-by-pick analysis

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Follow the NBA Draft from start to finish with live updates by Eric Coughlin of The Detroit News.


Trump scraps Obama policy on protecting Great Lakes, oceans

Trump is replacing the plan with a new approach that emphasizes use of the waters to promote economic growth


Pistons get guards Khyri Thomas, Bruce Brown in 2nd round

Their deal with Sixers nets them a point guard for depth

Bay View resort's ban on non-Christians faces legal challenge

A lawsuit has been filed against a northern Michigan resort for banning non-Christians, revealing a split among residents in this Brigadoon by the bay


Meet the 2018 Michiganians of the Year

Cynicism may be the curse of the age, but these examples cut through the gloom and redeem our faith.


Gov signs $39.9B general government budget, calls Planned Parenthood cut 'unenforceable'

Total $56.8 billion budget includes $330 million in extra roads funding, $100 million for talent attraction, and a $120 to $240 increase in per-pupil funding.


MSU board backs Engler as he apologizes to Nassar victim

Statement from trustees says they appreciate Engler's statement and that he will remain at MSU until a permanent president is chosen

Chevy reinvents Blazer as stylish, urban crossover

The Chevy Blazer SUV is back for a new era with a bold design and a mid-size, unibody chassis.


Wayne County sells 'haunted' Westland complex to developer for $1

Developer will building senior homes and emergency housing for families in need


UM raises tuition 2.9% for in-state undergrads

The university set tuition for the 2019 fiscal year and approved budgets for all three campuses.

Shot at Detroit fireworks last year, grandma faces fears

Chiquita Keen-Johnston says she owes it to her grandchildren to go back to the show, but she'll watch from a rooftop, even as police tighten security

Thursday, Jun 21

Finley: Who will build, staff Detroit's new spaces?

Not since the 1920s has there been so much money going into the ground here so fast, Finley writes

Group poised to reunite migrant kids held in Michigan with parents

Bethany Christian Services said it has tracked down the parents of virtually all 50 children for whom it had helped find shelter in Michigan.

MSU obstructing probe, prosecutor says

Prosecutor said MSU is "wrongfully withholding information" but the university said it is cooperating while asserting attorney-client privilege

Judge: ICE must stop threatening Iraqi detainees

Federal judge issues order to stop government from forcing Iraqi immigrants into agreeing to be deported

Wednesday, Jun 20

Pistons new coach Dwane Casey: 'Our time is now'

After more than six weeks without a coach, the Pistons introduced Dwane Casey as their new head coach.

MSU trustees gather privately ahead of crucial meeting

The retreat is closed to the public — which critics say sends the wrong message given the key decisions facing the board at a public meeting Friday

Howes: Ford depot move signals 'Detroit is open for business'

If the vision advanced by Bill Ford Jr. comes anywhere close to being realized, Detroit could have its own version of Silicon Valley's Sand Hill Road.

Ford, VW consider partnering on vehicles

Ford and Volkswagen are exploring an alliance that could include co-developing a commercial vehicle

Tuesday, Jun 19

Nassar victims: Engler has 'failed miserably' and must leave MSU

More than 120 victims of Larry Nassar issued a statement saying that Michigan State University Interim President John Engler needs to leave the post

Bill Ford Jr.: 'We came together, Ford and Detroit'

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Thousands gathered to hear Ford Motor Co. Executive Chairman Bill Ford Jr. tell Detroit what he plans to do with the long-vacant building

Trump defiant as audio adds to border policy outrage

Audio, photos of caged kids draw criticism from both sides of aisle

State letter notes firing, reassignment in Detroit demo probe

2016 letter notes firing of one 'key staff person,' reassignment of another in demo probe

Monday, Jun 18

Owners of closed downtown Detroit bar claim city, police harassment

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The owners of the now-closed Centre Park Bar in Harmonie Park claim police harassed them to give the property to Dennis Archer Jr. for development

Train station's poor condition could help with tax breaks

Blighted state of Michigan Central Depot could help Ford win tax incentives to revive historic Corktown properties

Project C: Inside Ford's deal to save old train station

The inside story of Ford Motor Co.'s effort to save the Michigan Central Depot, convert it into a mobility campus in Corktown

Storms wash out roads in Upper Peninsula

National Weather Service says as much as 6 inches of rain fell in some areas

Sunday, Jun 17

Detroit church wants black men as leaders for youth

A stream of black men walked the right side aisle in a line and filled in the pews at St. Stephen A.M.E. church

How Ford plans to resurrect the train station

Ford Motor Co. plans to have 5,000 people working on its Corktown campus by 2022.

Tigers' second straight late rally pushes streak to four

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Castellanos hits a pair of home runs and Tigers ruffle Bruce Rondon for tie-breaking run in 8th

Niyo: Life with twins a whole new ballgame for Tigers' McCann

Funny what fatherhood can do to a man, or as his wife Jessica notes, what six blessed months can do for a young couple raising premature babies.