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Officials in Jackson look at baseball prospects

JACKSON, Mich. (AP) — Officials in Jackson are looking at an idea to bring a baseball team to the city.

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Kinsler, Martinez HRs help Tigers sweep Indians

Detroit Tigers' Ian Kinsler, right, is greeted at home play by Rajai Davis (20) after hitting a two-run home run against the Cleveland Indians during the seventh inning of a baseball game Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

DETROIT (AP) — With another big late-inning home run, the Detroit Tigers reopened a 1 1/2-game AL Central lead

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Michigan’s Green showing some progress

Michigan running back Derrick Green, front left, defended by Miami (Ohio) defensive back Jarrell Jones, front right, rushes on a carry in the second quarter of an NCAA college football game in Ann Arbor, Mich., Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014. (AP Photo/Tony Ding)

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Derrick Green was one of the nation’s top running back recruits when he signed with Michigan last year.

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Detroit cop faces 2nd trial in 7-year-old’s death

FILE -- In this May 18, 2010 file photo, Dominika Stanley, left, the mother of 7-year-old Aiyana Jones sits next to Aiyana's father Charles Jones in attorney Geoffrey Fieger's office in Southfield, Mich. A judge won't delay the trial of a Detroit police officer who accidentally killed 7-year-old Aiyana Jones during a raid, despite his attorney's concerns that a "media frenzy" following a police shooting in Missouri could harm his client's right to an impartial jury. Detroit Officer Joseph Weekley is charged with involuntary manslaughter. Wayne County Judge Cynthia Hathaway said Weekley's trial will start Monday, Sept. 15, 2014 as planned. This is Weekley's second trial. The first ended without a verdict in June 2013.  (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File)

DETROIT (AP) — A member of an elite Detroit police unit is set to stand trial again for killing a 7-year-old girl during a 2010 raid on her house that was captured on video by a reality TV crew.

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Old Dominion holds off Eastern Michigan 17-3

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Freshman Richard Lawry scored on a 55-yard run early in the game and Antonio Vaughan added a 46-yard punt return for a touchdown late as Old Dominion held off Eastern Michigan 17-3 on Saturday night.

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