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GM-UAW Talks Begin (Jeff Gilbert photo)

GM And UAW Stress Teamwork As Auto Talks Begin

Big issues are pay raises, health care, job security and the two tier wage scale.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/13/2015

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States Ends Prison Food Contract With Aramark But Is New Contractor Riddled With Hunger Issues?

The Snyder administration cuts ties with troubled prison food provider Aramark Correctional Services.

CBS Detroit–07/13/2015

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GM Ignition Switch Deaths Total 124 As Fund Nears Completion

Victims’ families are being offered compensation of at least $1 million each.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/13/2015

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Frozen Chicken Sold At Meijer, Wal-Mart, Kroger Recalled Due To Salmonella

An expansion of an earlier recall, this brings the amount of included products to 1,707,494 pounds.

CBS Detroit–07/13/2015

Satoru Iwata, Nintendo president, died over the weekend. (Photo courtesy of Nintendo)

Sad Day For Gamers, Nintendo’s Global President Dies

Nintendo announced president Satoru Iwata, who launched the Wii and DS consoles, died over the weekend.

07/13/2015

Cobo Center new riverfront entrance. (Source: Cobo Center)

Cobo Center Receives Green Meeting Certification

Cobo Center is one of only nine facilities to achieve the International Green Meeting Certification.

07/12/2015

Andiamo recently opened a new location in Detroit Metropolitan Airport. (Source: Andiamo)

Andiamo Opens Restaurant In Detroit Metro Airport

Andiamo recently opened a new location in the McNamara Terminal at Detroit Metropolitan Airport.

07/11/2015

Alex Brewer, known as HENSE, has created a mural on the side of the M@dison Building in Detroit. (By Edward Cardenas)

Two Detroit Buildings Receive ‘Outstanding Building Of The Year’ Awards

The M@dison Building and the Coleman A. Young Municipal Center have won “The Outstanding Building of the Year” award.

07/10/2015

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Gov. Snyder Signs Law Ending Michigan Film Incentives

A law ends state incentives that encourage the production of movies and TV shows in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2015

SANTA MONICA, CA - FEBRUARY 18:  NFL player Matthew Stafford (R) and Kelly Hall attend the 2nd Annual Cartoon Network Hall of Game Awards at Barker Hangar on February 18, 2012 in Santa Monica, California.  (Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images)

Matthew Stafford’s Wife Teases New Dish Network Commercial

Matthew and Kelly Stafford have filmed a new Dish Network commercial.

07/10/2015

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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.

(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.

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