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Road Rage: Man In Custody After Pointing Gun At Off-Duty Officer

After flashing his headlights at another driver to get them to change lanes, the Camaro driver then pulled alongside that car and pointed a semi-automatic pistol at the driver.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/01/2015

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US Surgeon General Visits Eastern Market In Celebration Of ‘National Farmers Market Week’

Dr. Vivek Murthy saw the Fair Food Network’s Double Up Food Bucks program in action, which allows low-income families to use food stamps to buy fresh fruits and vegetables at farmers markets.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/01/2015

Henry Anderson (Booking Photo)

Southfield Man Charged With Attempted Murder In Repo Man Shooting

Two workers were in the process of repossessing a Chrysler 300 when the 69-year-old man stepped outside in his underwear and opened fire, striking one of the workers in the leg.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/01/2015

Jeffrey Maurer (Booking Photo)

Man Gets Life For Beating Elderly Parents To Death With Hammer

A 54-year-old suburban Detroit man with a history of mental illness and substance abuse will spend the rest of his life in prison for beating his 87-year-old father and 85-year-old mother to death with hammers.

CBS Detroit–07/31/2015

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Police Investigating After Driver Runs Over, Kills Geese In Macomb County

Four of the geese died. One was so badly injured, it had to be euthanized.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/31/2015

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Vermont Inmates Voice Complaints About New Michigan Prison: No Windows, No Privacy, No Premium Movie Channel

Among the complaints: “Currently, we’re only given one hour of outside recreation per day.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/31/2015

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Oakland County Man Falls To Death While Working On Chimney

The 40-year-old man fell about three stories to the ground.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/31/2015

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Police Suspect Foul Play In Death Of Man Found In Ditch In Romulus

Michigan State Police believe foul play was involved in the death of a man whose body was found in a ditch in Romulus Wednesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/30/2015

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Teen Drowns While Swimming At State Recreation Park In Lapeer County

A 17-year-old Flint boy was looking to cool off with a friend when he accidentally drowned.

CBS Detroit–07/30/2015