Lansing diocese cites 'credible allegation' against priest, removes 'faculties'

Beth LeBlanc The Detroit News Published 4:33 PM EDT Oct 8, 2018 Lansing — Two days after surrendering its files to law enforcement, the Catholic Diocese of Lansing removed the priestly faculties of one of its senior priests citing “a credible allegation of sexual assault of an adult male which occurred decades ago,” according to …

Sunday's NFL: Chiefs march all over Jags in soggy smackdown

Associated Press Published 12:03 AM EDT Oct 8, 2018 Kansas City, Mo. — Patrick Mahomes had finally thrown an interception, the first all season for the Chiefs’ talented young quarterback, and the Jacksonville offense had shuffled back onto the field. The Chiefs immediately strip-sacked Blake Bortles to take the ball right back. Their beleaguered defense also …

Why Trump's trying to boost James' uphill Senate fight with Stabenow

The Detroit News Published 11:30 PM EDT Oct 6, 2018 Republican U.S. Senate contender John James is trailing by double digits in the polls, but it hasn’t stopped President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence from seeking to bolster the political novice’s fortunes. James was hosted at the White House by Trump in mid-September and the president …

Michigan routs Maryland in preparation for critical Big Ten stretch

Angelique S. Chengelis The Detroit News Published 7:07 PM EDT Oct 6, 2018 Ann Arbor — Michigan completed the first half of its season with a three-touchdown win over Maryland, and now begins a tough stretch for the Wolverines. But first things first. The Wolverines had another slow start but was solid across the board …

Saturday's top 25: Texas upsets Oklahoma on late field goal

Associated Press Published 5:59 PM EDT Oct 6, 2018 Dallas — Texas quarterback Sam Ehlinger flashed the “Hook ‘Em Horns” sign to the ecstatic burnt orange end of the stadium after his third rushing touchdown, and soon after that threw his second scoring pass. A year after briefly putting the Longhorns ahead late in their Red River …