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Officials to consider plans for Tiger Stadium site

Eric Larson, President and CEO of Larson Realty Group, looks over a rendering of the former Tiger Stadium site during a news conference, Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, in Detroit. Officials with the city's Economic Development Corporation announce the Larson Realty Group as their recommended developer of the site at the former baseball stadium. (AP Photo/Detroit News, David Coates) DETROIT FREE PRESS OUT, HUFFINGTON POST OUT, MAGS OUT, MANDATORY CREDIT

DETROIT (AP) — A $33 million plan to build apartments and retail shops on the city-owned site of the old Tiger Stadium and a second proposal for a Detroit youth sports headquarters on the land are moving forward.

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Authorities: Woman dies after crash while skiing

INDEPENDENCE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say a 51-year-old woman has died after she crashed while skiing in suburban Detroit.

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Detroit keeps pace with Packers in division race

Detroit Lions cornerback Rashean Mathis jumps during his introduction before the first half of an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings at Ford Field in Detroit, Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski)

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — Detroit is within striking distance of its first divisional title since 1993 and the automatic playoff berth that comes with it.

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Lions sweat out 16-14 win over Vikings

Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson (81) is tackled by Minnesota Vikings free safety Andrew Sendejo (34) as cornerback Xavier Rhodes (29) closes in during the second half of an NFL football game at Ford Field in Detroit, Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

DETROIT (AP) — It was the type of kick that always seems to go through the uprights against the Detroit Lions.

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Lions’ Palmer leaves with quadriceps injury

DETROIT (AP) — Detroit Lions linebacker Ashlee Palmer has left Sunday’s game against the Minnesota Vikings with a quadriceps injury.

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