Whitmer signs bill designating May 2 as ‘Negro Leagues Day’ in Michigan

State Rep. Helena Scott (D-Detroit) celebrated Juneteenth this year by showing up at a historic ballpark, watching as her bill...

Willie Mays, the Giants’ electrifying ‘Say Hey Kid,’ dies at 93

Willie Mays, the electrifying “Say Hey Kid” whose singular combination of talent, drive and exuberance made him one of baseball’s greatest and...

Grosse Pointe Woods native races in this weekend’s Detroit Grand Prix

The Detroit Grand Prix is taking place this weekend. Three different series will be holding races as part of the...

CuriosiD: Why do the Detroit Lions wear ‘Honolulu’ blue?

WDET’s CuriosiD series answers your questions about everything Detroit. Subscribe to CuriosiD on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, NPR.org or wherever you get your podcasts. In this episode of CuriosiD, we...

Detroit City FC leaders share early plans for new Corktown stadium with fan owners

During the COVID-19 pandemic, Detroit City Football Club (DCFC) launched a crowd funding campaign for fans to invest in the...

New indoor pickleball club opens in Warren

Pickleball is one of the fastest growing sports in the U.S., with many people picking it up during the pandemic...

Detroit Tigers unveil new City Connect uniforms

This week, the Detroit Tigers unveiled new City Connect  uniforms, which the team can choose to wear when they want...

The Metro: Dreamz Two Reality basketball game to showcase Detroit’s hoop talents

For some, basketball is just a fun sport to play. But for others, it’s a ticket to a better future....

NFL draft attendance record set with more than 775,000 fans attending the event in Detroit

DETROIT (AP) — The NFL draft has a new attendance record after more than 775,000 fans flooded downtown Detroit for...

Detroit Mayor Duggan tells fans to arrive early for the NFL Draft

City of Detroit officials estimate around 300,000 people could be in attendance for the first round of the 2024 NFL...

OJ Simpson, fallen football hero acquitted of murder in ‘trial of the century,’ dies at 76

LAS VEGAS (AP) — O.J. Simpson, the decorated football superstar and Hollywood actor who was acquitted of charges he killed his...

Dusty May takes over at Michigan, leaving Florida Atlantic after 6 seasons and a Final Four run

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — The lure of Michigan became apparent to Dusty May not in the last few days,...