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Pictures of people killed in GM cars with defected key switches, were put of the ledge of the hearing room as General Motors Company CEO Mary Barra (L) answers questions during a House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, on April 1, 2014 in Washington, DC. The committee is hearing testimony on a safety defect that's been linked to at least 13 deaths and has sparked a 2.6 million-vehicle recall. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Fines Mount As GM Avoids Answering Questions Related To Faulty Ignition Switch

The agency says that GM failed to answer roughly one-third of the questions the were required to remit and it is imposing a fine.

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The New Hellas in Farmington Hills. (WWJ/Mike Campbell)

Iconic Restaurant Name Is Center Of Lawsuit

It’s a battle over the name of an iconic restaurant that closed in Greektown about six years ago.

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Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder gets a look at autonomous vehicle technology at a robotics forum in Sterling Heights Tuesday. WWJ photo / Matt Roush

Michigan Robotics Week Kicks Off With Industry Executive Forum

Michigan’s fifth annual Robotics Week kicked off Tuesday with a new event, the Michigan Robotics Industry Executive Forum. Organized by the National Center for Manufacturing Sciences, the day-long event drew more than 100 business leaders and technology innovators to the Maneuver Collaboration Center on the General Dynamics Land Systems campus in Sterling Heights.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/08/2014

Mazda Crash Test (IIHS Photo)

GM Utilities Top Tough New Crash Test–Most Others Fail

Chevy Equinox and GMC Terrain top field of nine mid-size SUV’s

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Has Technology Made Your Business Crazy Good? This May Be The Contest For You!

Businesses need to submit an essay describing how they use technology to improve their overall business experience.

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Medicaid Sees 46,100 Applicants After Expansion

The state says about 46,100 people have applied for Michigan’s expanded Medicaid plan since it launched last week.

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Flint Firm’s ‘Smartlamp’ Tops Kickstarter Funding Goal In Just 3 Days

A wireless app-controlled “smartlamp” called the Lava Ion has met its Kickstarter crowdfunding goal of $20,000 in just three days.

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A Ford logo is seen on the grill of Ford Freestar minivan. (credit:  Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Ford Recalls Nearly 435,000 Vehicles

Ford is recalling nearly 435,000 cars and SUVs to fix rusting frame parts or faulty seats.

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Michigan To Boost Efforts For Auto Industry Jobs

The state’s senior automotive adviser will outline details of a 30-year strategic plan that aims to elevate Michigan’s status as a global auto industry leader.

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Hiring: Engineering, Tech Professionals During Job Fair In Novi Monday

Ford will be taking part in The Engineering Society of Detroit’s Engineering and Technology Job Fair.

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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.

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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.

Detroit Tigers' mascot Paws helps stuff money into the red kettle manned by Col. Dennis Stissel.

Paint the City Red Day: Salvation Army Fundraising

The city of Detroit is turning red to raise awareness of the final days metro Detroiters can donate to The Salvation Army’s 2012 Red Kettle Campaign, which ends when red kettles leave storefronts across metro Detroit on Christmas Eve. (WWJ Photos by Pat Sweeting)

US President Barack Obama greets Michigan Democratic Senator Carl Levin (2nd R), Michigan Democratic Representative John Dingell (2nd L) and Detroit Mayor Dave Bing (L) after arriving on Air Force One at Detroit Metro-Wayne County Airport in Detroit, Michigan, December 10, 2012. Obama is traveling to speak on the economy. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama Visits Redford Auto Plant

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