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Detroit Police Chief James Craig set to retire, run for governor, sources say

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COVID-19 tests relaxed for fully vaccinated staff at long-term care sites

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Skatepark coming to Detroit's east side this summer

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New York firm wins auction to buy Henry Ford Village out of bankruptcy

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Report: Lions make Frank Ragnow highest-paid center in NFL

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Jared Goff: 'Nice vote of confidence' for Lions to pass on QB in NFL draft

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No sugarcoating it: Lions' receivers look like they're from Island of Misfit Toys

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Why Lions players may opt in for workouts despite NFLPA opt-out plan

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Healthy and 'feeling great,' Lions CB Okudah ready for 2021

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V for victory — and Veleno, Vrana and Vladislav — in Wings' 5-2 win over Blue Jackets -- Joe Veleno scored his first NHL goal in his fifth game for the Detroit Red Wings in a 5-2 victory over the Blue Jackets on Friday at Columbus. -- RED WINGS

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View All Photos -- Red Wings defeat Blue Jackets, 5-2: Best photos

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Red Wings defeat the Blue Jackets, 5-2: Game thread recap -- Detroit Red Wings game time, TV channel, radio info, score, live updates and analysis as they play the Columbus Blue Jackets -- RED WINGS

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FOR SUBSCRIBERS - $145M estate built by Henry Ford II sells with private ocean access - A house with deep history, lost by Henry Ford II to his first wife during their divorce, is under contract with $145 million listing in New York. Ford

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FOR SUBSCRIBERS - Biden is keeping campaign promise — and it could be risky - No recent president of either party has come close to expressing the overt support for the labor movement that Biden has during his first three months. Michigan

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Miguel Cabrera passes Babe Ruth on all-time hits leaderboard -- Miguel Cabrera, a 19-year MLB veteran, entered the game with 2,872 hits, one shy of Babe Ruth for 45th on the all-time leaderboard.

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Judge halts foreclosures of Wayne County's occupied properties -- A judge signed an order Friday exempting thousands of occupied Wayne County properties from tax foreclosure this year during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Tigers vs. Twins: Live updates as Tigers return home -- Detroit Tigers play the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park on May 7, 2021. TV: Bally Sports Detroit. Radio: 97.1 FM The Ticket.

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Feds: He hired a hit on his ex-girlfriend, then called himself a 'good dude' -- A Detroit man recently paroled for second-degree murder allegedly hired a hit on his ex, not knowing the contract killer was an undercover federal agent.

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Michigan football co-DC Maurice Linguist hired as MAC school head coach -- Michigan football co-defensive coordinator Maurice Linguist was hired as the next head coach at the University at Buffalo, the school announced Friday. -- Wolverines

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$3.5M waterfront Bloomfield Twp. home comes with everything inside -- The house, a Tobocman design, has been stripped to the studs and redone with luxury materials inside without changing his trademark spaces. -- MICHIGAN HOUSE ENVY

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18 safe, open activities to enjoy during pandemic in Michigan -- Michigan's tourist attractions are starting to welcome back visitors. Here are some sights and activities to visit this summer. -- Michigan

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4 ex-officers indicted on civil rights charges in George Floyd's death -- A federal grand jury has indicted Derek Chauvin, J. Alexander Kueng, Tou Thao and Thomas Lane for allegedly violating George Floyd's civil rights. -- Politics

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Former Lions RB Kerryon Johnson claimed by Eagles -- Kerryon Johnson, the Detroit Lions' second-round pick in 2018, was claimed Friday by the Philadelphia Eagles. -- Lions

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View All Photos -- Ypsilanti farm looks to help the formally incarcerated

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Concerts return to metro Detroit in 2021: The latest shows -- Dierks Bentley and Need to Breathe are among the latest acts to book Detroit-area shows for later this year. -- BRIAN MCCOLLUM

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FOR SUBSCRIBERS - Wayne Co. treasurer's office keeps repeating mistakes — and homeowners pay | Opinion - Not enough Detroiters have enrolled in a program that can clear tax debt. We've got some ideas. by Nancy Kaffer

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Michigan reports 2,758 new COVID-19 cases, 30 deaths Friday -- Michigan's health department reported 2,758 new COVID-19 cases and 30 new deaths Friday. About 41% of people 16-and-older are fully vaccinated. -- Michigan

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Tigers' roster moves: Ramos to IL, Rogers to MLB, Farmer released -- The Detroit Tigers made four roster moves Friday, including recalling Jake Rogers from Triple-A Toledo and designating Buck Farmer for assignment. -- Tigers

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Michigan prisoner hasn't seen mom in a year because of COVID-19 -- Tamerra Washington hasn't had an in-person visit in prison in more than a year. -- Michigan

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Ragnow emotional discussing new contract: 'It's hard to even fathom' -- Frank Ragnow's father, Jon, died of a heart attack in October 2016, during Ragnow's junior season at Arkansas. Detroit Lions picked him in 2018 draft. -- Lions

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Can Aaron Rodgers' relationship with Packers be repaired? -- The Packers' 16-year run with Aaron Rodgers could be in jeopardy, and there's only so much the franchise can do at this point to salvage the pairing. -- Lions

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FOR SUBSCRIBERS - She's annoyed by 'absolute ignorance' of life in Michigan's U.P. Hello, this is the U.P. Can you hear us now? Detroit

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View All Photos -- Lions depth chart projection: Starters for 2021

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Detroit woman wins $500,000 on Michigan Lottery instant game -- A 44-year-old Detroit woman recently won $500,000 on a Michigan Lottery instant game.

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Police: Detroit boy, 2, who was reported missing is found -- Jordan Lewis, was last seen at about 11 a.m. Thursday on the 11600 block of Glastonbury.

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2 Pistons weren't supposed to play vs. Grizzlies. They were forced to, and pulled the upset -- Cory Joseph (18 points, 11 assists) and Wayne Ellington (18 points) returned from four-game absences to help Detroit Pistons snap a four-game skid.

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FOR SUBSCRIBERS - He didn't see any Black people at Ann Arbor Farmers Market — and wanted to change it - We The People Opportunity Farm looks to help break the cycle of incarceration with employment and development through farming in Washtenaw County. Michigan

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Where Pistons are in NBA draft lottery standings -- Cade Cunningham is top prize in NBA draft, and Detroit Pistons could sorely use him. Here are the updated 2021 NBA draft lottery odds and standings.

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Michigan won't count kid vaccinations in plan to ease COVID-19 restrictions -- Michigan's health department director clarified comments of a spokeswoman, indicating the state won't count tweens in the plan to ease pandemic rules. -- Health

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How you can have a say in how Michigan's new districts are drawn -- Michigan's citizen-led commission will hold public hearings across the state to solicit input on redistricting. -- Politics

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Moms see signs of economic hope after a year of stress -- The U.S. economic rebound hinges on progress with vaccinations, fighting the virus and getting Mom back into the workforce. Women faced severe setbacks. -- SUSAN TOMPOR

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Jakub Vrana's play says something about Steve Yzerman's Red Wings rebuild: If a player doesn't bring it, he should familiarize himself with Zillow. -- Shawn Windsor

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Small COVID-19 vaccination clinics offer hope for disabled -- The group JARC is offering small setting COVID-19 vaccination clinics to meet the needs of those with developmental disabilities without all the big crowds. -- Oakland

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Wayne County wants to exempt occupied properties from foreclosure -- Wayne County Treasurer Eric Sabree says he'll ask a judge to exempt occupied properties from tax foreclosure this year because of the COVID-19 pandemic. -- News

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Metro Detroit restaurants have special menus for Mother's Day -- Mother's Day is one of the busiest days of the year for restaurants and plenty around metro Detroit have special menus for this time-honored tradition. -- Dining

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Wings focused, appreciative as they face final weekend of weird season -- The Detroit Red Wings battle the Columbus Blue Jackets in the season's final weekend, but they're not thinking about their draft lottery spot. -- RED WINGS

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Nonprofits create network to boost housing stability in Detroit -- Backed by a $2.2 million investment, a group of Detroit housing nonprofits are joining forces to grow services for homeowners.

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10 years ago today, Justin Verlander made his 173rd career start for the Tigers and changed the course of an epic career with a no-hitter in Toronto. -- Tigers

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As GM transitions to making more electric vehicles, it's finding it has to teach workers how to make them. Here's GM's new college. -- GENERAL MOTORS

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Vets provide stability as Pistons snap 4-game skid with 111-97 win over Memphis -- Cory Joseph and Wayne Ellington provided a dose of veteran production to cure the Detroit Pistons' woes in a 111-97 victory over Memphis.

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Pistons ground down the Grizzlies, 111-97: Game thread recap -- The Detroit Pistons host the Memphis Grizzlies on May 6, 2021 from Little Caesars Arena. The game will be broadcast on Bally Sports Detroit.

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