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Michigan Senate Panel OKs 15-Cent Gas Tax Hike For Roads

The full Senate could vote on the plan Wednesday.

9 hours ago

A new 66,000 square foot technology center opened Tuesday to serve the IT needs of all the businesses in the Quicken Loans family. (By Edward Cardenas)

Quicken Loans Opens Corktown Technology Center (Video)

A new 66,000 square foot technology center opened Tuesday to serve the IT needs of all the businesses in the Quicken Loans family.

9 hours ago

Venus (L) and Jupiter (R) rise together in a rare conjunction over the Hell Gate (rear) and Robert F. Kennedy (front) Bridges in the early morning of August 18, 2014 in New York. The two planets were separated by about 0.25 degrees as viewed from Earth. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Look Up! Spot Rare ‘Double Star’ In The Sky Tuesday Night

There will be something special to see in the night sky on June 30…

CBS Detroit–10 hours ago

This stock photo of mannequins in hijab demonstrates how the garment is typically worn. (credit: istock)

Muslim Woman Sues Dearborn After She Says She Was Forced To Remove Head Scarf While Under Arrest

Maha Aldhalimi says she’s now afraid to leave her house and when she sees a police officer she starts shaking uncontrollably.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11 hours ago

Detroit's Greektown entertainment district. (credit: Marisa Fusinski/CBS Detroit) FILE

2 Arrested For Separate Shootings In Detroit’s Greektown

Police said surveillance video from businesses and tips from the community helped identify them.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11 hours ago

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Study: 9 Out Of 10 People Use Their Cell Phone In The Bathroom

The bathroom, dinner table and house of worship are just some of the places cell phone owners use their phone, according to a new survey by Verizon Wireless.

12 hours ago

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3.3 Magnitude Earthquake Recorded In Michigan Tuesday

“…All of a sudden it sounded like a train that was like 50 feet from our doorstep.”

CBS Detroit–12 hours ago

Sales of items from Fathead of the U.S. Women's National Team have eclipsed the Men's National Team. (Source Fathead)

U.S. Women’s World Cup Team Scores In Fathead Sales

The U.S. Women’s World Cup team is a hot product for Detroit-based graphics company Fathead, and has already eclipsed their male counterparts in sales.

13 hours ago

Nathaniel Mosby (Handout  photo)

Boy Dies After House Fire In Southfield, Sister In Critical Condition

Authorities say a 9-year-old who was critically injured when his home went up in flames has died.

WWJ Newsradio 950–14 hours ago

(photo courtesy:  Macomb County Sheriff's Office)

Police Use Taser On Fleeing Teen Driver Who Crashed Into River, Swam Away To Avoid Arrest [VIDEO]

A 16-year-old driver is facing multiple charges after leading police on a chase that ended when he crashed into the Clinton River and tried to swim away to avoid capture.

WWJ Newsradio 950–15 hours ago

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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.

(credit: Ahmad Malik)

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  

Participants in a protest in downtown Detroit laid down on the pavement as if they were dead,  demonstrating in honor of  Eric Garner. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

‘Die In’ Protest In Downtown Detroit

Protesters demonstrated in Campus Martius in response to a grand jury’s decision not to indict a NYC police officer in the killing of Eric Garner.

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