Leslie Nielsen, who traded in his dramatic persona for inspired bumbling as a hapless doctor in “Airplane!” and the accident-prone detective Frank Drebin in “The Naked Gun” comedies, died on Sunday in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. […]
Authorities say a pickup truck struck a car on a southeastern Michigan road near the Ohio border, killing one teenage girl and critically injuring another.
Rob Lytle, an All-American running back at Michigan who scored a touchdown in the 1978 Super Bowl as a Denver Broncos rookie, has died. He was 56.
[photogallerylink id=40366 align=left]Detroit Tigers fans were recalling favorite moments and discussing ways to honor former manager Sparky Anderson who died Thursday.
Barbara Billingsley, who played Beaver Cleaver’s mom, has died at the age of 94.
A 6-year-old Macomb County girl burned in a fire pit incident over the weekend has died. The girl was burned over 90-percent of her body. Authorities say she was sitting two feet away from the […]
A Boeing 737 jetliner with 131 passengers aboard crashed on landing and broke into three pieces at a Colombian island in the Caribbean early Monday. The region’s governor said it was a miracle that only […]
69 year old George Cantor has died after battling prostate cancer. George Cantor was a Free Press sports reporter, a longtime Detroit News columnist, a Detroit Tigers lover and he did a regular radio commentary […]
A 21-year old woman died early Friday morning after her car ran off road Stoney Creek Road and hit a tree.
Six American service members and at least a dozen civilians died in attacks Saturday in Afghanistan’s volatile east and south, adding to a summer of escalating violence as Taliban militants push back against stepped-up operations […]