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  • 911 CALL: Kids Left In Car

    March 26, 2015

    In Monroe, a 6-year-old boy called 911 for help after his mom left he and his two little brothers in a cold car.
  • Movie Review with Terri Lee-Get Hard

    March 26, 2015

    WWJ's Terri Lee gives us an inside look at the movie Get Hard
  • Should We Be Scared To Fly? 03-26-15

    March 26, 2015

    The co-pilot of a German airline carrying 150 people intentionally crashed the plane, killing all on board. It's a horror unfolding thousands of miles away but could it happen here? Joining WWJ's Jackie Paige late Thursday morning was Captain Dave Powell, Dean and Managing Director of Western Michigan University's College of Aviation, a former
  • Every Kid Matters 3/25/15

    March 26, 2015

    WWJ's Vickie Thomas talks brain science with Tim Bartik, W.E. Upjohn Institute For Employment Research, Dr. Cheryl Polk, HighScope Educational Research Foundation and Dr. Moriah E. Thomason, Wayne State University as part of our yearlong series on Early Childhood Investment. Listen to what they say about early childhood funding, how long the brain devel
  • Prosecutors Against Gun Violence 03-25-15

    March 25, 2015

    In a groundbreaking effort to combat gun violence, 23 prosecutors representing major jurisdictions throughout the United States today announced the formation of PROSECUTORS AGAINST GUN VIOLENCE.. an independent, non-partisan coalition gathering to help identify and promote prosecutorial and policy solutions to the national public health and safety crisis of
  • DDOT WON'T GIVE RIDES

    March 25, 2015

    DDOT GIVING RIDES
  • Student Hero-Gabby Perrin 03-20

    March 23, 2015

    A Local High School student made her decision as to what to do after graduation and she recieved a strong recommendation to bolster her decision.
  • Small Talk-Detroit Neighborhood 3-22

    March 23, 2015

    "What's happening in Detroit's neighborhoods and what role are small businesses having in its revitalization and job creation? Did you know nearly $50 million over 12 years have been invested by Midtown developer resulting in new jobs, restaurants and housing? Have you considered using co-sharing space for business development and business adv
  • President's Weekly Address and Republican Response-2016-Loretta Lynch Budget 3-21

    March 21, 2015

    In this week's address, the President called on Republicans in Congress to stop playing politics with law enforcement and national security and confirm Loretta Lynch as Attorney General of the United States. In the Weekly Republican Address, Senator Mike Enzi of Wyoming, chairman of the Senate Budget Committee, previews the Fiscal Year 2016 budget bluep
  • Gov. Snyder On Prop 1 (03-20-15)

    March 20, 2015

    Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder spoke with WWJ's Pat Vatale about Prop 1.
  • Pancakes and Politics-The New Detroit 03-19-15

    March 19, 2015

    The New Detroit was the focus of this year's first Pancakes and Politics. Roderick Miller from the Detroit Economic Growth Corp, Nancy Kaffer from the Detroit Free Press, Dave Blaszkiewicz from Invest Detroit and Rev. Wendell Anthony from the NAACP talked about, among other things, community benefits agreements and development in Detroit neighborhoods v
  • Interveiw with Jackie Paige & Justice Richard Bernstein

    March 18, 2015

    State Supreme Court Justice Richard Bernstein and Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley are working together to help people with disabilities build new lives.
  • Small Talk 03-15-15

    March 16, 2015

    Are you leveraging technology for business growth? Are you a woman entrepreneur getting your business off the ground and looking for advice? Did you know Techstars is a membership-driven accelerator program which funds the best companies in entrepreneurial communities? Want to know what makes successful small businesses successful? Please tune in to hear
  • WWJ Heroes of Diversity and Inclusion 03-16-15

    March 16, 2015

    Terry Barclay is the President and CEO of InFORUM, a professional women's alliance. Barclay talks about the challenges, but also unique opportunities for women in today's workplace.
  • Republican Weekly Address 3-14-15

    March 14, 2015

    In the Republican weekly address, Congresswoman Susan Brooks (R-IN) comments on the congressional investigation into the Benghazi terror attacks in the wake of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's email controversy.
  • President Weekly Address 3-14-15

    March 14, 2015

    In his weekly address, President Barack Obama outlines his strategy to make higher education more affordable through loan repayment options and a Student Aid Bill of Rights.
  • Cinderella - In theaters Friday March 13, 2015

    March 12, 2015

    WWJ's Terri Lee reviews Cinderella
  • Doing Time - A 4 part series we spoke with three separate women who served time

    March 12, 2015

    WWJ's Jackie Paige speaks with Denise-Orange Is The New Black.. Its a number one Netflix series about women in prison.. Some say it glorifies something that is actually a nightmare. In this 4 part series we spoke with three separate women who served time... and and one woman who spends her days trying to get those women back to life.
  • New York Style Heads To Downtown Detroit 03-12-15

    March 12, 2015

    A Detroit clothing designer is breathing fresh air into a downtown building that's nearly 125-years old. Tomorrow is the opening of John Varvatos' latest boutique, and it's along Woodward Avenue. WWJ's Jackie Paige spoke with Varvatos about his new shop.
  • The New Office 3/12/15

    March 12, 2015

    The place you work could be changing. Business leaders who are trying to increase worker productivity and improve business may be looking to change up their office. Listen as Kelly Deines, IIDA, LEED AP Principal and Director of Creative Design, Rossetti and Adjunct Faculty Member, Lawrence Technological University, Andrew Gutman, President and CFO, Farbman
  • Standard Year-Round 03-12-15

    March 12, 2015

    A state legislator wants to eliminate daylight saving time in Michigan. Ann Arbor Democratic Representative Jeff Irwin's legislation would keep the state on Standard Time year-round. WWJ's Tom Jordan and Roberta Jasina spoke with Irwin about his stance.
  • Doing Time-A 4 part series we spoke with three separate women who served time

    March 11, 2015

    WWJ's Jackie Paige talks with Cassie - Orange Is The New Black.. Its a number one Netflix series about women in prison.. Some say it glorifies something that is actually a nightmare. In this 4 part series we spoke with three separate women who served time... and they say there is nothing glamorous about doing time.
  • Doing Time - A 4 part series we spoke with three separate women who served time

    March 11, 2015

    WWJ's Jackie Paige talks with Pam - Orange Is The New Black.. Its a number one Netflix series about women in prison.. Some say it glorifies something that is actually a nightmare. In this 4 part series we spoke with three separate women who served time... and they say there is nothing glamorous about doing time.
  • Doing Time-A 4 part series we spoke with three separate women who served time

    March 11, 2015

    WWJ's Jackie Paige talks with IVY - Orange Is The New Black.. Its a number one Netflix series about women in prison.. Some say it glorifies something that is actually a nightmare. In this 4 part series we spoke with three separate women who served time... and they say there is nothing glamorous about doing time.
  • Voters Will Decide On Higher Sales Tax 03-10-15

    March 10, 2015

    Gov. Rick Snyder spoke with WWJ's Tom Jordan and Roberta Jasina on Tuesday morning to discuss the potential hike in the state's sales tax. Michigan voters will decide in a special vote in eight weeks.