Detroit Free Press

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    Detroit Free Press

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    Get the latest and best news from Detroit, Michigan. From critically acclaimed storytelling and photography, to rich-media videos, full 360-degree experiences and virtual reality, Detroit Free Press is able to not only tell the news, but allow you to be completely immersed in it. And with our local-to-national coverage, you can add news stories happening right in your own communities.

    NEWS: Browse or search for national, local and most popular stories to keep you connected.
    NEWS ALERTS: Get news as it breaks by opting in for push notifications on News, Sports, Life, Money or Tech. Rich notifications allow you to get an article preview from your lock screen.
    VIRTUAL REALITY: Bring the news to life with 360° video and virtual reality. Check out our new weekly VR series, VRtually There with three new thrilling VR experiences every Thursday.
    WEATHER: Be prepared with live weather information from hourly to 10-day forecasts. Enable location services to customize local weather news and other location-based services. (Continued use of GPS running in background can decrease battery life.)
    SCORES: Stay up to speed on the latest sports scores and schedules for NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, MLS, Golf, NASCAR, Indy Car, UFC, Fantasy sports and college football and basketball.
    SAVED STORIES: Save your favorite stories to read later.
    NIGHT MODE: Enable this feature to view the app using a black background and white text.

    Ad-Free Subscription Option: Now available! Subscribe today and experience great storytelling with no ads. Purchase an Ad-Free subscription for $2.99 per month with a 2-week free trial.

    Our app features are constantly being improved based on your feedback, so we welcome you to tell us what you love and what you’d like to see more (or less) of. Contact us at: or on Twitter @usatodaymobile. For additional information, please visit

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    Users comments for Detroit Free Press

    A Google user

    by A Google user

    Dec 10, 2017  |  "Poor"

    Vary one sided news last straw was the hate crime article.. uninstall and never read again

    Keith Childress

    by Keith Childress

    Nov 21, 2017  |  "OK"

    Would rate higher if app had text size adjustment. Text is too small to read so app is useless to me.

    Tien Foen

    by Tien Foen

    Nov 17, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    It's my hometown paper.

    brianski s

    by brianski s

    Nov 16, 2017  |  "Awesome"


    Mark Lesinski

    by Mark Lesinski

    Oct 16, 2017  |  "Poor"

    Downloaded it to follow runners in the marathon. Absolutely worthless.

    Jessica Lynn

    by Jessica Lynn

    Oct 15, 2017  |  "Poor"

    Downloaded for the marathon to track my runner, 2 years in a row...never was able to track my runner...use a real running app next year like RaceJoy