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NextEnergy Launches Lighting Competition For Ford, RecoveryPark

NextEnergy has launched a global challenge aimed at inspiring the development of innovative energy solutions for Ford Motor Company and RecoveryPark.

CBS Detroit–12/15/2014

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Consider Internet Speed, Usage When Purchasing Wireless Gifts

Families should consider the speed of their home Internet router when giving tech gifts this holiday season.

CBS Detroit–12/15/2014

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Michigan Closer To Collecting Internet Sales Tax After Senate Approval

Amazon and other online retailers with ties to Michigan would have to collect its 6 percent sales tax on purchases under legislation approved Thursday by a divided Senate.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/13/2014

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Good People Popcorn Owner Aims For Big Business In Detroit

Missing a treat from their childhood, Crystal Mott teamed up with her sister and cousin to start a popcorn shop in downtown Detroit five years ago.

12/12/2014

Facebook Announces New Email Messaging System

Facebook Considering Dislike Button

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said during an hour-long question and answer session that the company is considering other ways for users to express emotion.

CBS Detroit–12/12/2014

The McNamara Terminal at Detroit Metro Airport is home to the second-largest hub of Delta--the world's largest airline. CREDIT: Wayne County Airport Authority/Vito Palmisano.

Delta Adds Holiday Humor To In-Flight Safety Briefing (Video)

Delta Air Lines has released the newest in-flight safety video, which features a number of holiday cameos with a touch of humor.

CBS Detroit–12/11/2014

SYNC 3 (Ford photo)

Ford Overhauls Its Sync Connectivity System

“Sync 3″ will replace “My Ford Touch.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/11/2014

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Report Lists Top Android Apps In 2014

Developers, businesses and even magazines have created some of the top Android apps of the year, according to Mashable.

CBS Detroit–12/11/2014

DTE headquarters. (WWJ file photo)

DTE Renovates Vacant Building Next To Detroit HQ

The building has been vacant since the Salvation Army closed it in 2004.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/11/2014

Crews are putting the finishing touches on preparations for the grand opening of the new HopCat Detroit. (By Edward Cardenas)

HopCat Detroit Prepares For Record-Breaking Opening (Video)

HopCat Detroit will open Saturday and will attempt to break a world record as part of the venue’s grand opening celebration.

CBS Detroit–12/10/2014

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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.

(credit: Pat Sweeting/WWJ)

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.

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)

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