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Tens of thousands expected for Detroit marathon

A runner stops to shoot the Detroit skyline with her phone during the Detroit marathon Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Detroit. The marathon weekend included races of a variety of lengths, besides the 26.2 mile marathon. An estimated 27,000 people participated last year. (AP Photo/Detroit Free Press, Eric Seals)  DETROIT NEWS OUT;  NO SALES

DETROIT (AP) — A cross country coach from Milford High School has won the men’s division of the Detroit marathon, while an ex-Grand Valley State distance runner has taken the women’s title.

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Johnson inactive for Lions against Saints

DETROIT (AP) — Calvin Johnson will miss a second straight game for the Detroit Lions because of an ankle injury.

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Motion hearing set in fatal punching of referee

DETROIT (AP) — A court hearing is scheduled in the case of a Detroit-area recreational soccer player charged in the one-punch killing of a referee who was about to eject him from a game.

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Everything coming together for Detroit’s DL

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) —

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Detroit gives arena land to creditor in bankruptcy

In this Feb. 14, 2012 file photo The Detroit Red Wings play the Dallas Stars in an NHL hockey game at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit. In a deal disclosed Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, Detroit has agreed to demolish Joe Louis Arena, the home of the Detroit Red Wings, and give the land to a creditor as part of a major settlement in the city's bankruptcy case. The Red Wings already are planning to move to a new arena. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)

DETROIT (AP) — The city of Detroit, with financial help from the state, plans to demolish the home of the Detroit Red Wings and give the land to a creditor for development as part of a major settlement in the city’s bankruptcy case, lawyers said Thursday.

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