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Lions reeling after chaotic finish leaves them at 0-10-1

Nov. 26, 2021 17:46 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Lions, for all the mistakes they had made Thursday against the Chicago Bears, still had one chance to pick up their first win of the season. Detroit led 14-13, but the Bears had driven to the Lions 16 with 1:54 to play. It was third-and-9, so...

Lukes' 100-yard kickoff return highlights C. Michigan win

Nov. 26, 2021 16:13 PM EST

MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) — Daniel Richardson threw two touchdown passes to JaCorey Sullivan, Marion Lukes returned a second-half kickoff 100 yards and Central Michigan ended the season with a 31-10 defeat of rival Eastern Michigan on Saturday. The win gives the...

No. 6 Baylor beats Michigan State 75-58 for Atlantis title

Nov. 26, 2021 15:00 PM EST

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) — James Akinjo held the MVP trophy as he danced on the court in a crowd of his new Baylor teammates. Around him bounced talented freshmen and multiple guys thriving in larger roles. The sixth-ranked Bears have a different look from last...

Police: Man fatally shoots mother in car in suburban Detroit

Nov. 26, 2021 12:41 PM EST

ROYAL OAK, Mich. (AP) — A 22-year-old man has been arrested in the fatal shooting of his 52-year-old mother along a major thoroughfare north of Detroit. The pair was in the same car late Thursday night on northbound Woodward Avenue beneath the Interstate 696 overpass...

Prosecutor: Man charged in slaying of father's ex-girlfriend

Nov. 26, 2021 11:10 AM EST

DETROIT (AP) — A 19-year-old Detroit-area man has been arrested in the slaying of his father’s former girlfriend. Jarren Cox of Wixom was arraigned Thursday on first-degree murder, witness intimidation and gun charges, the Wayne County prosecutor’s office said. ...

One person killed in crash on slick Michigan roadway

Nov. 26, 2021 10:22 AM EST

NEW BUFFALO TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — One person has died after a crash along a slippery roadway in southwestern Michigan, just north of the state line with Indiana. The crash occurred about 7:15 p.m. Thursday on eastbound Interstate 94 near New Buffalo Township, the...

Woman pulled from burning home while trying to rescue pets

Nov. 26, 2021 10:08 AM EST

HIGHLAND TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A woman was rescued from her burning southeastern Michigan home after she refused to leave while trying to save some of her exotic animals, birds, ferrets and other pets. Deputies pulled the 41-year-old Highland Township woman through a...

Oakland County judge charged with assaulting man

Nov. 26, 2021 10:08 AM EST

WIXOM, Mich. (AP) — A suburban Detroit judge was arrested on a domestic assault charge, authorities said. The alleged incident Wednesday involved Oakland County Judge Kathleen Ryan and a man who had a relationship with her, Wixom police said. “The...

No. 2 Ohio State and No. 6 Michigan meet with high stakes

Nov. 26, 2021 09:13 AM EST

No. 2 Ohio State (10-1, 8-0 Big Ten, No. 2 CFP ) at No. 6 Michigan (10-1, 7-1, No. 5), Saturday at noon EST (FOX). Line: Ohio State by 7 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Michigan leads 58-52-6. WHAT’S AT...

From serious to scurrilous, some Jimmy Hoffa theories

Nov. 26, 2021 09:10 AM EST

DETROIT (AP) — The FBI’s confirmation last week that it was looking at a spot near a New Jersey landfill as the possible burial site of former Teamsters boss Jimmy Hoffa is the latest development in a search that began when he disappeared in 1975. A number of...