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Lions release Rodney Austin after assault charges

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions released guard Rodney Austin on Tuesday, four days after police in Charlotte, North Carolina, charged him with assault on a female and assault on a child under 12.

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Detroit City Council approves rezoning for new hockey arena

RETRANSMISSION TO CORRECT CONTEXT OF CAPTION  - A Tuesday, April 14, 2015 photo shows the location of the proposed new hockey stadium around the Cass Corridor area in Detroit.  The fate of two empty, vandalized buildings in Detroit's Cass Corridor has become a major stumbling block in the plan to start building a $450 million arena for the Detroit Red Wings. The Detroit City Council is expected to discuss the matter Tuesday, April 21, 2015.  (Elizabeth Conley/Detroit News via AP)  DETROIT FREE PRESS OUT; HUFFINGTON POST OUT

DETROIT (AP) — City officials have approved rezoning property for a new Detroit Red Wings hockey arena just north of downtown.

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$325,000 to help renovate athletic facilities on Belle Isle

DETROIT (AP) — The federal government says Belle Isle is getting $325,000 to help renovate athletic facilities at the island park in the Detroit River.

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Detroit expects Abdelkader back for Game 3 against Tampa Bay

Tampa Bay Lightning center Alex Killorn (17) scores past Detroit Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek (34) during the second period in Game 2 in the first round of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Saturday, April 18, 2015, in Tampa, Fla.  (Dirk Shadd/The Tampa Bay Times via AP)  TAMPA OUT; CITRUS COUNTY OUT; PORT CHARLOTTE OUT; BROOKSVILLE HERNANDO TODAY OUT

DETROIT (AP) — Even though they managed a split in the first two games at Tampa Bay, the Detroit Red Wings are trying to turn this playoff series around.

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Abreu, LaRoche lead White Sox to 12-3 win against Tigers

Chicago White Sox's Jose Abreu (79) greets Tyler Flowers after Abreu's grand slam during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers, Saturday, April 18, 2015, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

DETROIT (AP) — Despite their early season struggles, the players who make up the middle of the Chicago White Sox batting order knew what they could do.

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