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EMU Accepts Invitation to Popeyes Bahamas Bowl; Eastern’s First Bowl Game Since 1987 [VIDEO]

November 29, 2016
EMU Accepts Invitation to Popeyes Bahamas Bowl; Eastern’s First Bowl Game Since 1987 [VIDEO]

YPSILANTI (CBS Detroit) – For the first time since the 1987 season, the Eastern Michigan University football team is headed to a bowl game. The Eagles (7-5) have accepted an invitation to the 2016 Popeyes Bahamas Bowl. Eastern will take on Conference USA opponent Old Dominion University Friday, Dec. 23, at 1 p.m. The game [...]

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First Responders From Several Communities Battle Blaze At Recycling Structure

November 21, 2016
First Responders From Several Communities Battle Blaze At Recycling Structure

NORTHVILLE TOWNSHIP (WWJ) – First responders from several communities on the scene of a fire in Northville Township. WWJ Tipsters called into the station around 4 p.m. Sunday reporting a fire near the Arbor Hills Landfill. (Credit/Northville Township) The township posted this notice on their website along with several photos from the scene: The Township [...]

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Horford’s Last-Second Putback Gives Pistons First Home Loss, 94-92

November 20, 2016
Horford’s Last-Second Putback Gives Pistons First Home Loss, 94-92

DAVE HOGG Associated Press AUBURN HILLS (AP) — Al Horford’s follow shot with 1.3 seconds left gave the Boston Celtics a 94-92 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Saturday night. Isaiah Thomas had 24 points and eight assists for Boston, while Horford added 18 points and 11 rebounds. Marcus Morris led Detroit with 24 points [...]

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Pistons Beat Nuggets, 106-95, For First Road Win Of Season

November 13, 2016
Pistons Beat Nuggets, 106-95, For First Road Win Of Season

DENVER (AP) — Tobias Harris scored 19 points, Marcus Morris had 17 and the Detroit Pistons beat the Denver Nuggets 106-95 on Saturday night for their first road win of the season. Andre Drummond and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope added 14 points apiece for the Pistons, who also snapped a seven-game losing streak in Denver a week [...]

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Indians Beat Tigers, Celebrate First Division Title In 9 Years At Comerica Park

September 27, 2016
Indians Beat Tigers, Celebrate First Division Title In 9 Years At Comerica Park

NOAH TRISTER AP Baseball Writer DETROIT (AP) — The Cleveland Indians clinched the AL Central title Monday night, overcoming an injury to ace right-hander Corey Kluber in a 7-4 victory over the Detroit Tigers. Kluber left after four innings with right groin tightness, joining Carlos Carrasco and Danny Salazar in a group of talented Cleveland [...]

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Clinton, Trump Battle Fiercely Over Taxes, Race, Terror In First Presidential Debate [VIDEO]

September 27, 2016
Clinton, Trump Battle Fiercely Over Taxes, Race, Terror In First Presidential Debate [VIDEO]

JULIE PACE, Associated Press JILL COLVIN, Associated Press HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) — In a combative opening debate, Hillary Clinton emphatically denounced Donald Trump Monday night for keeping his personal tax returns and business dealings secret from voters and peddling a “racist lie” about President Barack Obama. Businessman Trump repeatedly cast Clinton as a “typical politician” [...]

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Lions Release TE Andrew Quarless, Who Was Suspended First 2 Games

September 19, 2016
Lions Release TE Andrew Quarless, Who Was Suspended First 2 Games

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Lions have released suspended tight end Andrew Quarless before he played a single game for them. Detroit signed Quarless in August, but he was suspended the first two games of the season for violating the league’s personal conduct policy. Quarless was sentenced to a year of probation and fined $ [...]

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Detroit Receives First Streetcar For New Light Rail System

September 14, 2016
Detroit Receives First Streetcar For New Light Rail System

DETROIT (WWJ/AP) – The first streetcar for Detroit’s new light rail system has arrived. The QLINE streetcar was delivered Tuesday night, nearly two months ahead of initial projections. Final assembly and mechanical checks will be completed over the next few weeks before the streetcar makes its first appearance on Woodward Avenue. Q-Line car arrives, tucked [...]

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Pure Gold: Flint’s Claressa Shields Becomes First U.S. Olympic Boxer To Win 2 Gold Medals

August 21, 2016
Pure Gold: Flint’s Claressa Shields Becomes First U.S. Olympic Boxer To Win 2 Gold Medals

FLINT (WWJ) – A historic day for Flint-native Claressa Shields — who became the first U.S. Olympic boxer to win two gold medals. Flint Mayor Karen Weaver says she’s proud of Shields — who really represents the city well: “We’re proud of Flint – there are a lot of people who are proud to be [...]

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Simone Biles Does Front Flip First Pitch [VIDEO]

July 5, 2016
Simone Biles Does Front Flip First Pitch [VIDEO]

KRISTIE RIEKEN, AP Sports Writer HOUSTON (AP) — A couple of missed opportunities by the Seattle Mariners led to a 2-1 loss to the Houston Astros on Monday. Lance McCullers struck out 10 in seven strong innings and George Springer homered for the second straight day to help Houston to the win. McCullers (4-2), who [...]

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