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Josi's highlight goal spurs Preds over Red Wings 5-2

Dec. 07, 2021 22:55 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Roman Josi beat four Detroit defenders for a first-period goal, Ryan Johansen scored on a power play and the Nashville Predators topped the Red Wings 5-2 Tuesday night. “This next 20-game segment is where we’ve talked about really solidifying our identity as a...

Nick Kopin named Michigan AP Division 7-8 Player of Year

Dec. 07, 2021 21:04 PM EST

HUDSON, Mich. (AP) — Nick Kopin was brought up to Hudson’s varsity football team as a sophomore because they needed bodies on defense for a team that finished 2-7. As a senior this season, he became one of the best two-way Division 8 players in the state as he led Hudson to a...

Michigan AP All-State football player of year: Nick Kopin

Dec. 07, 2021 20:31 PM EST

The 2021 Michigan Associated Press Division 7-8 All-State football team, which is selected by a statewide panel of nine sports writers in the state: ___ PLAYER OF THE YEAR Nick Kopin, Hudson, Sr. ___ FIRST-TEAM ALL-STATE ...

Could others be charged, liable in Michigan school shooting?

Dec. 07, 2021 10:02 AM EST

A prosecutor continues to criticize the decision to keep a teenager in a Michigan school before a shooting that killed four students last week, raising questions about whether staff and the school district will face liability — criminal or civil — in the tragedy. “We should...

Thunder rally, beat sliding Pistons to end 8-game skid

Dec. 06, 2021 22:42 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Shea Gilgeous-Alexander had 30 points and 13 assists, Luguentz Dort scored 28 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder rallied past the Detroit Pistons 114-103 Monday night in a battle of teams that entered with eight-game losing streaks. “I thought our team showed a...

Prosecutor criticizes school over run-up to mass shooting

Dec. 06, 2021 18:20 PM EST

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The prosecutor overseeing the case against the student accused in last week's deadly Michigan school shooting and who took the rare step of charging his parents left open the possibility Monday that school officials could also face charges, saying “in this case, a lot...

Shooting in health clinic parking lot wounds 1 person

Dec. 06, 2021 17:27 PM EST

ORION TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — One person has been wounded and area businesses were forced to lock down following a shooting in the parking lot of a health clinic in Oakland County. The shooting occurred about 4 p.m. Monday outside the Beaumont health clinic northwest of Detroit in...

Last-play touchdown ends Campbell's lengthy victory drought

Dec. 06, 2021 16:43 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Dan Campbell had been waiting for 2,160 days to celebrate another win as an NFL coach. When it finally arrived, he was ready to celebrate. Jared Goff's touchdown pass to Amon-Ra St. Brown on the final play of Sunday's game gave the Detroit Lions a...

Editorial Roundup: Michigan

Dec. 06, 2021 09:11 AM EST

Detroit Free Press. Dec. 3, 2021. Editorial: Wake up, lawmakers. No one supports Michigan’s gun status quo Our hearts are with the parents of the four students slain Tuesday in Oxford, a hell no parent should have to endure; and with the seven...

Editorial Roundup: Ohio

Dec. 06, 2021 09:10 AM EST

Columbus Dispatch. Dec. 3, 2021. Editorial: Is 911 becoming a joke in Columbus? Slower police response time alarming The iconic hip hop group Public Enemy put the issue of bad emergency response services in the national spotlight with its 1990 hit...