Minnesota Vikings defensive tackle Kevin Williams has been ruled out for the season opener Sunday against Detroit. Coach Leslie Frazier said on Friday that Williams was not able to practice all week. The coach believes his star defensive tackle is close to returning, but not quite ready to play.
The Minnesota Twins have recalled right-handed reliever Michael Tonkin from Triple-A Rochester. The move was made before Tuesday’s game in Detroit, where the Twins began a three-game series with the Tigers.
The National Weather Service was tracking a so-called derecho weather pattern in the Midwest on Tuesday that could spawn severe windstorms in major metropolitan areas with gusts as strong as 100 mph. Derecho windstorms occur once every year or two across the central and northeastern U.S. in a band from Texas to New England. They pack hazardous winds of at least 75 mph or more and maintain their intensity for hours as they sweep across vast distances.
Anibal Sanchez took a no-hitter into the ninth inning before Minnesota’s Joe Mauer broke it up with a one-out single, and that was the only hit the Detroit right-hander allowed in the Tigers’ 6-0 victory over the Twins on Friday night.
The Minnesota Vikings will play their final game at the Metrodome against Detroit Dec. 29.
A mom driving with her toddler daughter fell asleep, crashed into an overpass and plunged into the Red Cedar River near Menomonie, Wis. on Sunday.
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Percy Harvin’s status is day to day with a sprained left ankle, and coach Leslie Frazier says he’s hopeful the star wide receiver won’t miss Sunday’s game against Detroit.
Max Scherzer has been Detroit’s best pitcher in the second half of the season and he doesn’t want a small health problem to change that.
Romney negotiated a $10 million federal bailout for his company, but has called for foreclosures to be allowed to “hit bottom” and letting Detroit go bankrupt.
Chrysler has added more than 137,000 Jeep Liberty SUVs to a March safety recall, bringing the total number of vehicles affected to nearly 347,000.
A news report you have got to see. Detroit 3rd Circuit Judge Wade McCree has been accused of sexting his court bailiff. The report seems comical on a serious topic. The Judge, he has no […]
Big troubles Friday for a Detroit Tiger slugger, as the team prepares to take on the Yankees in New York. According to reports, Delmon Young was arrested early Friday morning after he allegedly assaulted a man in front of a Midtown Manhattan Hotel.
Devin Setoguchi’s power-play goal 1:33 into overtime gave the Minnesota Wild a 2-1 comeback win over the Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday night.
A newly released report says mercury levels in the Great Lakes region generally have dropped over the past four decades, although concentrations in some fish and bird species have increased more recently.
The Lions are coming.
Brandon Inge hit his second game-ending homer of the season, giving the Detroit Tigers a 3-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Saturday night.
Justin Verlander became the majors’ first 20-game winner, grinding through six innings in the Detroit Tigers’ 6-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Saturday.
Justin Morneau’s bases-loaded single in the ninth inning gave the Minnesota Twins a 6-5 victory over the first-place Detroit Tigers on Wednesday night.
Justin Verlander allowed one run over 7 2-3 innings to become baseball’s first 18-game winner, and the Detroit Tigers breezed to an easy 7-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday night.
One night after hitting his 600th home run, Minnesota’s Jim Thome is out of the starting lineup.
Jim Thome hit his 600th home run — one inning after No. 599 — and the Minnesota Twins outslugged the Detroit Tigers 9-6 on Monday night.
A 24-year-old man who fled Minnesota after being connected with a Minneapolis shooting was arrested Friday in Detroit, Mich., according to the Minneapolis FBI.
A Minnesota man who police say killed his 20-year-old stepdaughter in Michigan because she left home and wasn’t following Islam will get a mental evaluation.
Authorities say a Minnesota man killed his 20-year-old stepdaughter in Michigan because she left home and wasn’t following Islam.
U.S. Sen. Al Franken of Minnesota is scheduled to give the keynote address at the Michigan Democratic Party’s Annual Jefferson-Jackson Dinner in Detroit.