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20-Month-Old Michigan Girl Airlifted To Hospital After Pit Bull Attack

It happened Thursday morning in Alanson, 60 miles northeast of Traverse City.

WWJ Newsradio 950–20 hours ago

The General Motors headquarters is seen April 1, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. General Motors has recalled millions of vehicles in recent months due to a power steering defect and a faulty ignition-switch. (Credit: Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

Report: U.S. Extends Oversight Of General Motors

GM is led by Mary Barra, 53, the first female to lead a major global automaker. Despite the ignition switch controversy, Barra’s compensation more than tripled in 2014 to $15.8 million in her first year at the helm.

CBS Detroit–21 hours ago

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Study: Breath Alcohol Ignition Interlocks Effectively Cut Drunk Driving

The Michigan Supreme Court keeps participants out of jail, avoiding the cost of incarceration

WWJ Newsradio 950–22 hours ago

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Memorial Day Freebies, Get ‘Em While They’re Hot!

Lowes, Home Depot, JC Penney, Boston Market, Red Robin and more are offering special deals on Memorial Day.

CBS Detroit–05/21/2015

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ACLU Sues Michigan Over Transgender Driver’s Licenses

The state is being sued over its refusal to change gender identities on driver’s licenses without a new birth certificate.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/21/2015

Movement Electronic Music Festival

Memorial Day Events Guide In Metro Detroit

The biggest event of the weekend, Movement, will have bands on five stages from Saturday to Monday at Hart Plaza in Detroit.

05/21/2015

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Detroit Mayor Announces 2-Year Contract Extension For Police Chief James Craig

Detroit’s top cop has no plans to leave town anytime soon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/21/2015

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Greenfield Village Hosts Civil War Remembrance Weekend

There will be tactical demonstrations with more than More than 450 re-enactors horses, live music and special presentations from historians.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/21/2015

Cass, Kiaya (center) and Keller. (Photo courtesy of Jessica VanHusen)

Blind Dog Gets Help From Two Canine Friends, Her ‘Seeing Eye Dogs’

“They’re an inspiration to everyone,” said VanHusen. “I hope others will see them and realize that a special needs pet deserves a chance. It takes a little effort, but it’s absolutely worth it.”

CBS Detroit–05/21/2015

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Job Fair: Creative New Restaurant MOD Pizza Looking To Hire At 2 Locations

If you love pizza and are looking for a job — you might just be in luck.

05/21/2015

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Detroit Tigers Opening Day 2015

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

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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  

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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