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Woman Says Killing Husband Would Be Easier Than Divorce

A west Michigan woman wanted to end her marriage in what she thought would be a quick and painless manner — by hiring a hit man — but the wannabe widow had an unexpected glitch in her plans.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/09/2013

A screen capture of Amanda Berry from a video statement released on YouTube Tuesday at midnight. Berry along with Gina Dejesus and Michelle Knight released the video thanking the community for their support. (Photo by CBS Cleveland via YouTube)

Cleveland Kidnap Victims Speak Out For First Time In Video

“Thank you.” That was the message that Amanda Berry, Gina Dejesus and Michelle Knight conveyed in a video which was released at midnight Tuesday on YouTube.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/09/2013

(credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Highland Park Citizens Protest Disposal Of Black History Books

Homemade signs read: “Snyder, 21 Century Hitler, Burning Books.”


CHICAGO, IL - MAY 29: Bryan Bickell #29 of the Chicago Blackhawks shakes hands with Joanthan Ericsson #52 of the Detroit Red Wings after a Blackhawk win in Game Seven of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the United Center on May 29, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The Blackhawks defeated the Red Wings 2-1 in overtime. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Red Wings Add 21 Players To Camp Roster

The Detroit Red Wings announced Monday the addition of 21 players to the roster for its developmental camp, which begins Wednesday.

CBS Detroit–07/08/2013

Senator Debbie Stabenow at Oakland Community College's Southfield campus. (Credit: Kathryn Larson/WWJ)

Stabenow Seeks Compromise From Congress On Student Loan Hike

Michigan Senator Debbie Stabenow is taking on the fight to retroactively reduce student loan rates that doubled at the first of the month.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/08/2013

An Ypsilanti neighbor still can't believe his eyes, one day after a Ypsilanti house exploded. (credit: Kathryn Larson/WWJ)

22 Homes, Businesses Raided In Marijuana Bust

Police say one of the homes that was to be part of the raid exploded on Sunday.


DETROIT, MI - JUNE 17: Victor Martinez #41 of the Detroit Tigers hits a sacrifice fly to center field, scoring teammate Austin Jackson (not pictured) during the fifth inning of the game against the Baltimore Orioles at Comerica Park on June 17, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Win Streak Gives A Peek At Tigers’ Potential

Torii Hunter has maintained throughout the season that his Detroit Tigers have not quite clicked, that the team is still not playing at its full potential.

In the last 10 games of its 11-game road trip, the Tigers provided a glimpse of what realizing that potential looks like.

CBS Detroit–07/08/2013

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Free Press Sues To Get Kwame Kilpatrick Mugshot

The Detroit Free Press is suing the federal government over its refusal to release the mugshots of the former mayor and two others.


A splash pad (credit: istockphoto)

Sewer-Fouled Splash Pad Prompts Illness Complaints

Officials got about a dozen calls reporting illnesses after Traverse City’s new $360K splash pad rained human waste-water on kids.