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GM 3Q profit falls 40% to $2.4B as chip shortage dings sales

Oct. 27, 2021 08:01 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — High prices for trucks and SUVs helped General Motors post a $2.4 billion third-quarter profit despite factory closures due to a shortage of computer chips and other parts. But the profit was 40% lower than the $4 billion GM made during the same period...

HUD official tours Detroit, sees city's use of federal funds

Oct. 26, 2021 15:59 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — The Biden Administration was given a look at how Detroit has used more than $12 million in federal funds to help with the city’s revitalization. U.S. Housing and Urban Affairs Deputy Secretary Adrianne Todman on Tuesday toured small business corridors,...

Mike Lucci, Pro Bowl player with Detroit Lions, dies at 81

Oct. 26, 2021 15:15 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Mike Lucci, a Pro Bowl linebacker who played nine seasons with the Detroit Lions, died Tuesday at age 81. Lucci died after an extended illness, according to an obituary posted by Glick Family Funeral Home in Boca Raton, Florida. ...

Despite loss to Rams, winless Lions show signs of progress

Oct. 25, 2021 19:22 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — There were a lot of positives for Detroit Lions coach Dan Campbell to take out of Sunday's 28-19 loss to the Los Angeles Rams. After all, the winless Lions, who hadn't played a single offensive snap with the lead in their first six games, led 10-0 before...

Whitmer raises $3.1M, Craig $1.4M in governor's race

Oct. 25, 2021 18:32 PM EDT

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer raised $3.1 million over three months for her reelection campaign and had $12.6 million on hand a year before the 2022 election, while former Detroit police chief James Craig outraised a field of Republicans vying to challenge her. ...

Woman, 80, shot in face during apparent drive-by shooting

Oct. 25, 2021 17:39 PM EDT

PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — An 80-year-old woman has been shot in the face during an apparent drive-by shooting in southeastern Michigan. The woman was sitting in the driver’s seat of her parked car in Pontiac Sunday afternoon when she was shot, the Oakland County...

Saturday's Scores

Oct. 24, 2021 05:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Climax-Scotts 28, Lakeside Danbury, Ohio 22 Detroit Voyageur 52, Allen Park Cabrini 23 Hastings 62, Escanaba 24 Jonesville 20, Addison 14 Manistee Catholic Central def....

Loaded Dice Brewery in Troy creates 'community feel'

Oct. 24, 2021 01:08 AM EDT

TROY, Mich. (AP) — Jef Smith’s philosophy with beer comes straight from his years in San Francisco, during the late-’90s dot-com bubble when he worked for a startup company as a web developer and designer. “In the community, there is always this sense of sharing...

Feds seize $12M, allege its part of money laundering scheme

Oct. 23, 2021 13:13 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Federal prosecutors in Detroit have seized about $12 million in cash that they allege was part of a money laundering scheme operating between the U.S. and the United Arab Emirates. A forfeiture complaint unsealed Thursday in U.S. District Court in Detroit...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 23, 2021 00:33 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Ada Forest Hills Eastern 55, Wayland Union 6 Akron-Fairgrove 42, Caseville 0 Allen Park 48, Southgate Anderson 0 Allendale 35, Spring Lake 28 Alma 27, Big Rapids 20 ...