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    DETROIT (AP) — Henrik Zetterberg stepped onto the ice with a chance to put the Detroit Red Wings ahead in an extended shootout, and the Joe Louis Arena crowd cheered.

  • Anxieties rise at Detroit haven for asylum seekers

    DETROIT (AP) — Lucy Neighbor knew that to start over after fleeing torture, bloodshed and repression in her native Cameroon, she needed to find something called Freedom House. She managed to reach the place in 2008, and though she wasn’t exactly sure what it was, she felt at home the moment the door opened.

  • Former turnbuckle biter George ‘The Animal’ Steele, 79, dies

    STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — WWE Hall of Fame member George “The Animal” Steele, whose given name was Jim Myers, has died at age 79.

  • Jackson, Leuer lead Pistons to 98-91 win over Mavericks

    AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — Reggie Jackson scored 22 points, Jon Leuer added 20 and the Detroit Pistons beat the Dallas Mavericks 98-91 Wednesday night.

  • Ilich visitation solicits accolades at Fox Theatre

    DETROIT (AP) — People from all walks of life have streamed through the Fox Theatre to pay their respects to billionaire businessman Mike Ilitch at a public visitation.