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Schembechler son, players say Michigan coach knew of abuse

Jun. 10, 2021 22:58 PM EDT

NOVI, Mich. (AP) — One of late University of Michigan football coach Bo Schembechler’s sons and two of his former players described in detail Thursday how they were molested by the team's longtime doctor and how Schembechler turned a blind eye when they told him about the abuse, telling...

Detroit tourism seeks rebound after year lost to pandemic

May. 17, 2021 17:00 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Timothy Tharp has owned businesses in Detroit long enough to remember when parts of downtown resembled a ghost town. He’s also seen its resurgence with new restaurants, hotels and throngs of people since the city's emergence from bankruptcy. Then came...

Detroit going door-to-door to push need for vaccinations

Apr. 08, 2021 18:25 PM EDT

Officials in Detroit are putting together plans to knock on doors across the 139-square-mile city to convince residents to get vaccinated for COVID-19. Detroit expects by the end of April to have crews start visiting homes to speak with residents about the importance of...

Military personnel to assist at Detroit vaccination site

Mar. 18, 2021 15:20 PM EDT

More than 220 Defense Department military and support personnel are expected at Ford Field in Detroit to support COVID-19 vaccination efforts. The Federal Emergency Management Agency requested the deployment and the personnel were expected to arrive Friday at the mass...