| May 17, 2011
| 6:05 PM
Television crime shows have helped popularize autopsies, but in reality these postmortem exams are becoming rarer every year. Today, hospitals perform autopsies on only about 5 percent of patients who die, down from roughly 50 percent in the 1960s. That's...
| Dec 28, 2008
The first day of a new year. It's the clean slate, the Etch-A-Sketch shaken, a chance to reboot and redouble our efforts, the hope of a fresh start.
But there's one huge hurdle that comes before the hope -- getting through New Year's Eve. It's a date...
| Nov 22, 2007
DARDENNE PRAIRIE, MO. -- For nearly a year, the families who live along Waterford Crystal Drive in this bedroom community northwest of St. Louis have kept the secret about the boy Megan Meier met last September on the social networking site MySpace.
| Feb 5, 2008
For those who have endless means, a starlit Vegas sky is no limit when you ask for the hand of the one your heart desires. Will the event you tell your grandkids about take place overlooking the Bellagio fountains or as you cruise over the lights of the...
| Jun 17, 2009
It's about 10 days late, due to persistent mild weather, but peak season for stone fruit finally has arrived, with so many great choices that it's easy to go wild, especially at a large, vibrant market such as Torrance.
Several growers from the San...
| Feb 2, 1987
As John Dunne sees it, a writer's life has two states: writing and having written. Right now Dunne is in the latter one and relieved. He finished his book, "The Red, White and Blue," on April 6, 1986, at 2:06 in the afternoon, he says with his passion for...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 4:30 PM
| Jan 13, 2013
Is it possible to fall in love with all the characters in a play, even those who see themselves as less-than-worthy members of the human race? And then, after more than a year, fall in love with them all over again?
That's what happened to me with...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 2:54 PM
|| BOYS' BASKETBALL ||
Albion 72, Hamtramck-Frontier 40
Almont 44, Capac 41
Ann Arbor Greenhills 63, Macomb Christian 17
Ann Arbor Pioneer 67, Monroe 51
Bay City Central 53, Pinconning...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 7:29 AM
The Associated Press
Cass City 39, Caro 31
Comstock Park 70, Fruitport 42
Detroit U-D Jesuit 85, Kalamazoo Loy Norrix 55
Ewen-Trout Creek 69, Wakefield-Marenisco 52
Flint Beecher 59, Flint Powers 37
| Jan 2, 2013
| 10:19 AM
Oscar, Emmy and Tony Award winner Christopher Plummer will be honored this spring with the Monte Cristo Award from the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center in Waterford,
Plummer will receive the award at a fundraiser in at the Edison Ballroom in New York...