Daily Archives: January 7, 2019

Wings Can’t Hold On, Fall To Caps 3-2 « Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (AP) — The Capitals power and depth to much for Wings.   (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)   Michal Kempny scored with 3:52 remaining, and the Washington Capitals snapped their three-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Sunday night. Tom Wilson and Travis Boyd also scored for the Capitals, who overcame another fruitless ...

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Packed House At Kevin Spacey Arraignment « Detroit News Watch

NANTUCKET, Mass. (AP) —  The Press has arrived in Nantucket for Spacey court appearance. The Latest on the arraignment of Kevin Spacey (all times local): 8:30 a.m.   (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)   Journalists have packed the Massachusetts courtroom where Kevin Spacey is due to appear to answer a sexual assault charge. Media trucks lined the usually quiet street ...

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College Hall To Induct MSU Great Lorenzo White, Vince Young And Others « Detroit News Watch

11 players get inducted into College Hall of Fame including Texas quarterback Vince Young and Notre Dame speedster Raghib Ismail and Michigan State running back Lorenzo White.   Lorenzo White #44, Running Back for the Houston Oilers during the American Football Conference Central game against the Cleveland Browns on 20 December 1992 at Cleveland Municipal Stadium, Cleveland, Ohio, United States. ...

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Russia Gives US Access To Novi Man Held On Espionage Charges « Detroit News Watch

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Russian government said Wednesday it has allowed an American citizen held on espionage charges to have access to U.S. officials seeking answers about his arrest. U.S. consular officials were granted access to Michigan resident Paul Whelan for the first time since his arrest during a visit to the country, according to a Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman ...

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Wayne State Seeks To Revive Neglected, Worthy Words « Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (AP) — A Detroit university thinks it knows the cure for anhedonia: rescuing words that have fallen out of linguistic favor. Wayne State University on Wednesday released its annual Word Warriors list. It includes “anhedonia,” which means inability to feel pleasure. Other “worthy” words it wants to see back in circulation include “fubsy,” which means fat and squat, “salubrious,” ...

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US Ambassador Meets With Michigan Man Held For Spying In Russia « Detroit News Watch

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. ambassador to Russia Jon Huntsman met in Moscow on Wednesday with a Michigan man who has been detained on espionage charges as the American government seeks answers about his arrest. Huntsman said he offered support and assistance to Paul Whelan, a corporate security executive and former Marine, and later spoke to the man’s family by phone, ...

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