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Detroit R&B-Jazz Singer Ortheia Barnes-Kennerly Dies At Age 70

Barnes-Kennerly recorded in the 1960s for independent Detroit music labels Mickay Records and Coral Records. She opened shows for Motown Records performers Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye and Gladys Knight.

CBS Detroit–05/17/2015

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Day-By-Day Obama Paintings Debut At Museum Of Contemporary Art Detroit

The exhibit consists of roughly 2,300 2-foot-by-2-foot paintings featuring white illustrations on a canvas covered in a spectrum of red-to-blue.

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Bob Dylan To Play ‘Late Show with David Letterman’ Tuesday, May 19

Bob Dylan hasn’t been on “Late Show” in 22 years.

05/15/2015

Fans at Comic Con. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

Blast It! Motor City Comic Con Website Breaks On First Day Of The Event

As the Motor City Comic Con is kicking off Friday, a rush of traffic could be what’s causing their website to cease loading. Around 10 a.m. it went down and the organizers went on social media to calm the masses.

05/15/2015

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This Week: Lindsay Lohan’s Community Service & Letterman’s Final Three

This week, one mean girl needs to finish some community service and a late-night host is ready to say his final goodbye.

05/15/2015

BB King performs on stage during the 2013 Crossroads Guitar Festival at Madison Square Garden on April 12, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

‘King Of The Blues’ Legend B.B. King Dead At Age 89

King died peacefully in his sleep late Thursday at his home in Las Vegas.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/15/2015

Bill Murray spray paints Dave's desk on the first taping of the Late Show with David Letterman, August 30, 1993 on the CBS Television Network. Photo: Alan Singer/CBS ©1993 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved

Guests Announced For Letterman’s Final Three Shows

The final broadcasts will feature appearances by Tom Hanks, Bill Murray, Eddie Vedder and Letterman’s historic final “Late Show” broadcast on May 20

05/14/2015

Nina Tassler, CBS Entertainment Chairman, presented its 2015-16 prime time schedule today (May 13) at Carnegie Hall, followed by a tented party at Lincoln Center. Photo: Robert Deutsch/CBS ©2015 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved

2015 CBS Upfronts: The Major Takeaways To Know For Fall TV Viewing

The 2015 CBS Upfronts happened yesterday, live from Carnegie Hall in New York City and revealed the upcoming slate of new programming for the network.

05/14/2015

LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 24:  Actor Harry Shearer arrives at the Los Angeles premiere of 20th Century Fox's "The Simpsons Movie" held at the Mann Village Theaters on July 24, 2007 in Westwood, California.  (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images) FILE

Should ‘The Simpsons’ Be Canceled With Voice Of Mr. Burns, Ned Flanders Leaving The Show?

Is it time for America’s favorite saffron-skinned cartoon family to retire?

CBS Detroit–05/14/2015

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57th Annual Fireworks Over Detroit River Set For June 22

It’s one of the most anticipated events of the summer in downtown Detroit.

CBS Detroit–05/14/2015