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Lions having ‘civil and productive’ talks with Suh

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Lions have been negotiating with Ndamukong Suh in the hopes of signing him to a long-year deal before he potentially becomes a free agent next year.

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Dumars officially stepping down as Pistons’ GM

In this July 16, 2013, photo, Detroit Pistons President of Basketball Operations Joe Dumars speaks during a news conference in Auburn Hills, Mich. The Pistons have decided not to renew Dumars' contract as president of basketball operations, a person familiar with the situation said Sunday, April 13, 2014. The person, who spoke on condition of anonymity because the team has not made any announcement on Dumars' future, says Dumars will remain with the Pistons as an adviser. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — For the first time in nearly three decades, Joe Dumars won’t play a major role in shaping the future of the Detroit Pistons.

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Report: University of Michigan mishandled sex case

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A student task force has found that the University of Michigan failed to explain a yearslong delay between the alleged sexual assault of a student by former football player Brendan Gibbons and his expulsion in December.

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AP Source: Dumars out as Detroit’s team president

Empty seats are seen during the first half of an NBA basketball game between the Detroit Pistons and the Toronto Raptors in Auburn Hills, Mich., Sunday, April 13, 2014. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — A person familiar with the situation says the Detroit Pistons have decided not to renew Joe Dumars’ contract as president of basketball operations.

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Young basketball fan’s memorial set for next week

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The family of an 8-year-old girl who befriended Michigan State University basketball star Adreian Payne is asking that people attending her memorial service next week wear bright colors and smiles in celebration of her life.

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