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A new 66,000 square foot technology center opened Tuesday to serve the IT needs of all the businesses in the Quicken Loans family. (By Edward Cardenas)

Quicken Loans Opens Corktown Technology Center (Video)

A new 66,000 square foot technology center opened Tuesday to serve the IT needs of all the businesses in the Quicken Loans family.

06/30/2015

Sales of items from Fathead of the U.S. Women's National Team have eclipsed the Men's National Team. (Source Fathead)

U.S. Women’s World Cup Team Scores In Fathead Sales

The U.S. Women’s World Cup team is a hot product for Detroit-based graphics company Fathead, and has already eclipsed their male counterparts in sales.

06/30/2015

The original Meijer store. (credit: Meijer Inc.)

Location Of Original Meijer ‘Thrifty Acres’ Gets Michigan Historical Marker

A Michigan historical marker now stands at the original site of the store from Midwest retailer Meijer that pioneered the idea of a shopping supercenter.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/30/2015

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HopCat Giving Away Crack Fries For FREE On July 1

They’re ranked among Food Network Magazine’s favorite french fries from across the country — and they’re free on Wednesday.

CBS Detroit–06/29/2015

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Apple Music Launches Streaming Service Tuesday, Eminem Interview To Be Featured On The First Day

Following the launch of the Apple Music Radio, celebrated DJ Zane Lowe will air an interview with Michigan native Eminem.

06/29/2015

A picture taken on June 29, 2015 in Lille shows Drachma bills, Greece's former currency, next to euro bills and coins. The European single currency briefly dropped below $1.1 today as investors grow concerned Greece is headed for a debt default and a possible eurozone exit. AFP PHOTO / DENIS CHARLET        (Photo credit should read DENIS CHARLET/AFP/Getty Images)

Greece’s Crippling Debt Could Mean Trouble For Some Michigan Businesses

If Greece defaults the fear is that it will negatively impact the stability of the European Economic Community (EEC) and that will slow the economy — struggling to come out of the recession.

CBS Detroit–06/29/2015

Little Caesars has brought back pretzel crust pizza for a limited time. (Source: Little Caesars)

Little Caesars Brings Back Pretzel Crust Pizza And Introduces Pretzel Dippers

Little Caesars has brought back pretzel crust pizza, and new pretzel dippers, for a limited time.

06/29/2015

Preview Center (Credit/District Detroit)

District Detroit Preview Center Gives Sneak Peek At New Red Wings Arena

The preview center is not currently open to the public, but season-ticket holders will be able to go through it at some point in the future.

CBS Detroit–06/29/2015

Roasting Chestnuts on an Outdoor BBQ Grill with Flames (iStock)

Michigan State Startup Roasts Chestnuts For Beer Production

A new Michigan State University startup company is roasting chestnuts for use in craft brewing.

CBS Detroit–06/29/2015

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McDonald’s Begins Serving Vernors In Detroit Restaurants

Vernors is now available in nearly 30 Detroit McDonald’s restaurants.

06/27/2015

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Pretzel dog (credit: Edward Cardenas/WWJ)

New Food Options At Comerica Park

How about a pretzel dog? Some unique food options are available at the ballpark for the 2015 season.

A homeless man sleeps outside a window of the former Wayne County Office building.

Homeless Find Sleeping Shelter At Vacant Wayne County Office Building

It’s an unfortunate chapter in the storied history of the old Wayne County Building in Detroit.

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New Dave & Busters In Livonia

Opening Dec. 16. 2013 near 7 Mile and I-275.

Grand Circus in downtown Detroit is dressed up to look like Hong Kong for the shooting of Transformers 4. (credit: Peter Mays)

Transformers 4 Filming In Detroit

Downtown Detroit is dressed up to look like Hong Kong for the filming of Transformers 4.

(credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Whole Foods Detroit Grand Opening

The first Whole Foods store in Detroit officially opened for business on Wednesday, June 5, 2013.

Students from two Detroit Public Schools check out construction trade as possible career choice. (WWJ/Pat Sweeting)

Student Construction Science Expo

Ninth graders from Detroit Public Schools got a chance to get a hands-on feel for the construction trades as a possible career choice.

Medical Center Fire Sets Crime, Arson Investigation In Motion

Workers at the Park Medical Centers said a former maintenance worker came in shooting and took a female worker downstairs before setting the building ablaze.

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