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Pettigrew Benched For First Quarter For Violation Of Team Rule

December 8, 2014
Pettigrew Benched For First Quarter For Violation Of Team Rule

By Ashley Dunkak @AshleyDunkak FORD FIELD (CBS DETROIT) – The Detroit Lions benched veteran tight end Brandon Pettigrew for the first quarter of Sunday’s game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for violating a team rule. Lions head coach Jim Caldwell said after the game that he decided to hold Pettigrew out, but he did not say which rule Pettigrew broke. [...]

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Hundreds Turn Out For First Detroit ‘Side Lot Sale’ To Purchase Vacant Spaces For $100

December 6, 2014
Hundreds Turn Out For First Detroit ‘Side Lot Sale’ To Purchase Vacant Spaces For $100

DETROIT (WWJ) — Southwest Detroit saw a different kind of holiday shopping on Saturday. Hundreds of people turned out as more than 7,000 pieces of land were up for sale in Districts 6 and 7 — parts of downtown, midtown and Corktown, as well as Warrendale and Russell Woods — as a part of the city’s first [...]

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Raiders Players Celebrate Early; Almost Cost Team First Victory [VIDEO]

November 21, 2014
Raiders Players Celebrate Early; Almost Cost Team First Victory [VIDEO]

By: Evan Jankens @kingofthekc Thursday night started week 12 of the NFL. In my opinion, usually the games are duds and are over by half. Early on it appeared that’s the way the game would go. The Kansas City Chiefs took on the Oakland Raiders in a rain storm and the Raiders were looking for [...]

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Pistons, Jennings Take Out Thunder In Overtime, 96-89, For First Road Win

November 15, 2014
Pistons, Jennings Take Out Thunder In Overtime, 96-89, For First Road Win

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Brandon Jennings scored 25 of his 29 points in the second half and overtime, leading the Detroit Pistons to a 96-89 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Friday night. Jennings made a tiebreaking 3-pointer to give Detroit an 87-84 lead with 2:32 left in overtime. He added another 3 while falling to the [...]

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Detroit Financial Review Commission Holds First Meeting

November 12, 2014
Detroit Financial Review Commission Holds First Meeting

DETROIT (AP) - A board that will help Detroit follow financial plans approved in the city’s bankruptcy has held its first meeting. The nine-member Detroit Financial Review Commission received updates Wednesday on restructuring efforts. Commission chair and state Treasurer Kevin Clinton said after the meeting that the role the board plays “may diminish as Detroit gets [...]

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Pistons Survive Fourth-Quarter Struggles, Emerge With First Win Of Season

November 6, 2014
Pistons Survive Fourth-Quarter Struggles, Emerge With First Win Of Season

By Ashley Dunkak @AshleyDunkak AUBURN HILLS (CBS DETROIT) – Fourth-quarter miscues almost killed the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night. Rebounding lapses, missed shots, turnovers and free throw failures felt like nails in the coffin. As the Pistons frittered away what was once an 18-point lead over the New York Knicks, who eventually trailed by only four points with 16 seconds [...]

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Ann Arbor Native Drake Johnson ‘Geeked’ About His First Touchdown In Big House

November 2, 2014
Ann Arbor Native Drake Johnson ‘Geeked’ About His First Touchdown In Big House

By Ashley Dunkak @AshleyDunkak ANN ARBOR (CBS DETROIT) – Before Saturday’s homecoming game, Michigan running back Drake Johnson had never gotten more than three carries in a game. Going into the game against Indiana, Johnson had a total of five attempts for 41 yards this season. Derrick Green had logged 82 carries, De’Veon Smith had [...]

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Lions In First Place After Another Improbable Win

October 27, 2014
Lions In First Place After Another Improbable Win

NOAH TRISTER, AP Sports Writer DETROIT (AP) — That familiar refrain “Same Old Lions” has been quieted lately. Detroit’s star-crossed NFL franchise is now alone in first place in the NFC North thanks to a pair of improbable victories the last two weekends. Sunday’s win in London over the Atlanta Falcons was particularly remarkable. The [...]

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5 NFL Teams Already Vying For First Pick In The 2015 NFL Draft

October 18, 2014
5 NFL Teams Already Vying For First Pick In The 2015 NFL Draft

Going into week 7, the NFL playoff race is already starting to take shape. Division winners and wildcards won’t be decided for weeks, but the current standings and future schedules give us a sense which teams will be playing in January. And it’s many of the usual suspects. But who cares? Other teams are playing [...]

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Safe found in Bad Axe store warehouse tied to first settler

October 3, 2014

A furniture store employee found a safe, dated March 27, 1877, stowed away in the dark corridors of the store’s warehouse. freep

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