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Pump jacks are seen next to a canal in an oil field over the Monterey Shale formation where gas and oil extraction using hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is on the verge of a boom on March 23, 2014 near Lost Hills, California. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

U-M Releases Report Detailing Options For Fracking In Michigan

A detailed draft analysis of policy options for hydraulic fracturing — more commonly known as fracking — has been released by the University of Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2015

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US To Fine Air Bag Maker Takata $14,000 Per Day

The U.S. government says it will fine Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. $14,000 per day for failing to fully cooperate in an investigation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2015

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DEQ Provides Over $500K To Set Up Scrap Tire Programs In 48 Communities

“You could bury a tire in the dirt and in a hundred years dig it up, and it’s still going to be a tire,” said Marshall.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/19/2015

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Official: State Liable For $9.4B In Tax Credits Through 2032

The $9.4 billion estimate is $2.9 billion, or 45 percent, higher than estimates provided to legislators at a revenue-estimating meeting in January.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2015

The Ambassador Bridge in January 2015. (credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

US, Canada Agree On Key Piece Of Detroit-Windsor Bridge

The agreement involves funding for a toll plaza on the U.S. side of the international crossing.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2015

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Dockworkers’ Labor Dispute Cuts Production At Honda Indiana Plant

Production at the Honda plant will be cut in half for the rest of the week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2015

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Little Caesars To Introduce Pizza Wrapped In 3.5 Feet Of Bacon

Little Caesars is releasing a new bacon-wrapped, deep dish dish pizza Feb. 23.

CBS Detroit–02/18/2015

Apple is expected to release the Apple Watch in 2015. (Source: Apple)

Millions Of Apple Watches Ordered In Advance Of April Launch

Apple has reportedly ordered up to 6 million Watches as the computer company prepares to launch the smart watch in April.

CBS Detroit–02/17/2015

Ford VP John Casesa (Ford photo)

Ford Hires Well Known Analyst For Top Planning Role

Ford hires long time analyst and investment banker John Casesa to the new position of group vice president, Global Strategy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/17/2015

Automated Cars Vulnerable To Attacks (Google Photo)

Why Are Hackers Interested In Cars? The Answer May Surprise You.

Connected cars could be the entry point for cyber-attacks on banks and other financial institutions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/17/2015

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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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