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Jury selection starts in football player slaying

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Jury selection has started in the trial of a man in the fatal shooting of Eastern Michigan University football player Demarius Reed.

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Michigan regents reject football game fireworks

University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel smiles before the start of his first Regents' Meeting at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Mich., on Thursday, July 17, 2014. (AP Photo/The Ann Arbor News, Patrick Record)

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The University of Michigan regents have rejected the athletic department’s proposal to light up the football field this fall with the help of fireworks displays.

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Titans’ Lewan to go to trial in fan-punching case

Tennessee Titans NFL football player Taylor Lewan,left, and his attorney John Shea leave the 15th District Court after a pre-trial hearing in Ann Arbor, Mich., on Thursday, July 17, 2014. The former Michigan offensive tackle is accused of punching an Ohio State fan after the Buckeyes beat the Wolverines last season. Lewan says he was breaking up a dispute and wasn't involved in a fight. (AP Photo/The Ann Arbor News, Melanie Maxwell) LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; LOCAL INTERNET OUT

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Tennessee Titans rookie Taylor Lewan will go to trial in October on charges he punched an Ohio State fan.

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Michigan gets grant for mental health initiative

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The University of Michigan has received a grant from the NCAA to develop and evaluate a program for supporting mental health initiatives for student-athletes.

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