Fireworks ignite flames that damage duplex
Firefighters tell 7 Action News flames started by fireworks in Lincoln Park caused significant damage to a home…
FORECAST: Great looking holiday weekend
7 Sports Morning Dish: July 4
A near no-no, Cabrera strains his calf, a coach set to break the gender barrier, and more in today's Morning Dish.
Sanchez flirts with no-hitter; Tigers beat Jays
Anibal Sanchez's no-hit bid was broken up in the eighth inning, and the Tigers held on to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 8-6 Friday night.
Cabrera leaves game with strained left calf
Miguel Cabrera left Friday's game against the Toronto Blue Jays in the fourth inning with a strained left calf.
U.S. men top Guatemala in international friendly
The United States routed Guatemala 4-0 Friday night despite some sloppy play in an exhibition ahead of the Gold Cup.
1st woman in NHL reflects on journey, movie
Manon Rheaume broke the gender barrier in the NHL and is expecting a movie on her experience to start filming this winter.
Water protesters walking from Detroit to Flint
After years of anger and outrage in the City of Detroit over massive water shut offs, families and activists departed on a seven day, 70 mile…
FireKeepers Casino Hotel computers hacked
FireKeepers Casino Hotel in Battle Creek issued a release on Friday saying that their computer systems had been hacked.
Father shot dead after fight over dice game
In a matter of seconds, a small gathering turned into a fatal shooting. The gunshots fired had barely missed small children.
Wish fulfilled: Couple dies in each other's arms
"They both entered the pearly gates holding hands."
Avila activated, Chamberlain & Gorzelanny DFA'd
The Tigers designated Joba Chamberlain and Tom Gorzelanny for assignment and activated catcher Alex Avila off the disabled…
Essure clinical trial participant speaks out
"Everyday, I have pain," said a clinical trial patient for Essure permanent birth control when she sat down to talk about her…
U of M athletes caught in Wallaby controversy
His name is Samson and boy is he cute. He is a four-month-old Wallaby.
Judge may let Essure lawsuits proceed
A legal challenge to a controversial form of birth control has reached a critical juncture.
Mental health bill moving through Lansing
A bill designed to close gaping holes in Michigan's mental health code, exposed by 7 Action News, was formally introduced this month.
School social media policies could be state law
In the wake of a Channel 7 investigation that found nearly half of schools in metro Detroit have no rules about staff-student communication…
Hospitals turning away mentally ill children
In hospitals throughout Michigan, mentally ill children are being told there's no room to help them.
EMU students' poetry slam performance goes viral
Their poem "Lost Voices" is going viral with over two million views. In the video, Eastern Michigan University students…
Backpack Music Festival is July 11th
Now in its tenth year, the Backpack Music Festival is coming to Midtown Detroit on July 11th. This year it's being held at the Michigan State…
VIDEO: Kimmel takes the #SMAshSMA Challenge
Funnyman Jimmy Kimmel is joining Stephen Clark's crusade to #SMAshSMA.
Car give away for family in need
Kenny's Lakes Area Auto Experts is asking families, friends, or relatives to share their stories and how the deserving family will use…
Oakland County Fair returns this weekend
The event takes place July 3rd through 12th at Springfield Oaks County Park.
Hired in Michigan Job Expo Tuesday
500 jobs up for grabs at Hired in Michigan Expo.
Freebie Friday deals include a free sandwich & free hair products
Safer phone use while driving
Lots of people use their smartphones while driving. Seven in ten are texting, taking selfies, and even using social media, according to a…
Ford's new F-150 Pickup vs. the competition
The Ford F-150 pickup truck is America’s top-selling vehicle. And its new aluminum body brings a lot of benefits. Consumer Reports…
Protecting your Social Security number
Consumer Reports: When you should say "no" when asked to provide your Social Security number
Keeping mosquitoes away
Consumer Reports tested alternatives to sprays when it comes to keeping hungry mosquitoes at bay. We'll show you which worked in their…
Buyers warned of flood-damaged cars for sale
The recent flooding in Houston and other parts of Texas could haunt car buyers in the months ahead if you are not careful.