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One Detroit Center Briefly Evacuated After Fire Alarm On 42nd Floor

Authorities say the “all-clear” has been given at a downtown Detroit high-rise that was evacuated after a fire was reported on the 42nd floor.

WWJ Newsradio 950–3 mins ago

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Man Dies After Truck Filled With Rocks Overturns

Police say a man has died in Jackson County after a dump truck he was sitting in overturned and rolled down a hill after being filled with rocks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–3 hours ago

Michael Connor Verkerke died after being stabbed at a playground near his home. (credit: Connor Verkerke Memorial/gofundme.com)

Jury Selected In Murder Trial For 13-Year-Old Michigan Boy

The boy is charged with fatally stabbing a 9-year-old boy at a western Michigan playground last year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–3 hours ago

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Looking For A Deal? 7 Labor Day Shopping Tips And Hacks

Shoppers can reap savings on patio furniture, grills, tailgating gear, summer clothing and shoes, and a variety of items for the home as retailers look to make inventory room for holiday merchandise.

CBS Detroit–11 hours ago

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images, File)

Snyder Announces Chinese Auto Supplier To Build Headquarters In Northville

CW Bearing has operations in Michigan, California and North Carolina, and the governor’s office says the company selected Michigan over other states for the headquarters.

CBS Detroit–12 hours ago

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Detroit Police Search For Suspect Who Tied Up, Robbed 68-Year-Old Man

Sergeant Cassandra Lewis said the suspect was last seen driving a black 2015 Chrysler 300 that was stolen from the victim, who was not injured.

WWJ Newsradio 950–13 hours ago

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Report: 17-Year-Old Girl Pulled From Burning Home In Warren Dies At Hospital

Apparently the fire started in the garage — where something was being cooked — then spread throughout the house.

WWJ Newsradio 950–14 hours ago

John Kasich (photo: Jon Hewett/WWJ)

GOP Hopeful, Ohio Gov. John Kasich On Middle East: West Needs To Win ‘Battle Of Ideas’

Ohio governor and Republican presidential candidate John Kasich spoke at Lawrence Technological University Monday, touching on the economy, national security, and ISIS.

WWJ Newsradio 950–15 hours ago

Metro Detroit on the Racial Dot Map (credit: Dustin Cable)

Metro Detroit’s Segregation On Display In ‘Racial Dot Map’

The data was taken from the 2010 Census and compiled by University of Virgina’s Dustin Cable, a former demographic researcher.

CBS Detroit–16 hours ago

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A federal soldier stands guard in a Detroit street on July 25, 1967 as buildings are burning during riots that erupted in Detroit following a police operation.        (Credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Looking Back: 1967 Riots, Unrest In Detroit

The riots ended after five days, leaving more than 2,000 buildings in Detroit destroyed. Over 400 people were injured and more than 7,000 people were arrested.

Detroit Tigers Opening Day 2015

It’s just about time for some Detroit Tigers baseball!

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.

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I-94 Tanker Truck Fire

A burning tanker truck shut down a stretch of Interstate 94 near the border between Detroit and the suburb of Dearborn.

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LIVE At The Capitol With Jackie Paige 2-11-15

WWJ’s Jackie Paige broadcasts live from the library at the State Capitol.

Press Kits And Other North American International Auto Show Swag

A variety of different press kits and gifts were given out during press preview days at the North American International Auto Show  

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