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The Coolest Cooler has set a record for the amount of funds raised on Kickstarter. (Source: Kickstarter.)

Want A Cooler With A Built-In Blender, Bluetooth, And More? ‘Coolest Cooler’ Sets Kickstarter Record

If the Coolest Cooler becomes reality, owners of the multi-faceted cooler will be the envy of tailgaters, parrotheads, fraternity brothers picnickers and cabin owners everywhere.

CBS Detroit–20 hours ago

John Bieniewicz (credit: johnbieniewiczfoundation.org)

Fundraiser Planned For Family Of Slain Soccer Ref John Bieniewicz

A fundraiser is planned for the family of a Detroit-area referee who died after being punched by a player during a recreational soccer game this summer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–20 hours ago

Oakland University is hosting an online vote for the new floor at the O'rena. (Source Oakland University.)

Vote For New O’rena Court Design At Oakland University

Oakland University is hosting an online vote to choose the new design of the court at the O’rena.

CBS Detroit–21 hours ago

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Detroit City Distillery Opening In Eastern Market

The business’ mission is to produce spirits and cocktails using Michigan ingredients.

WWJ Newsradio 950–22 hours ago

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Guide To Arts, Beats & Eats Festival In Royal Oak

Thousands of people will be making their way to Royal Oak this weekend for the annual Arts, Beats and Eats festival.

WWJ Newsradio 950–22 hours ago

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Police: Fatal Quadruple Shooting Was Gang Related; Suspects Heavily Armed

Investigators believe two gangs are responsible for at least three shootings over a 24-hour period that injured six people and killed one.

WWJ Newsradio 950–24 hours ago

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Man Killed, Teen Shot While Playing Dice Game On Detroit’s West Side

Police said the victims were playing a game of dice when the suspects pulled up in two vehicles, got out and started shooting.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/29/2014

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Competitive Eater Kobayashi Judges As Plymouth Man Wins ‘American Coney Island’ Contest

There were celebrity judges, 30 participants and a whole lot of hot dogs as American Coney Island held its annual Coney Dog Eating contest.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/28/2014

Federal Court In Detroit (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Detroit Bankruptcy Judge Says Court Filing Went Too Far

Judge Steven Rhodes said he’s striking portions of a court filing by Syncora, a bond insurer that could lose millions of dollars in a trial that starts next week.

CBS Detroit–08/28/2014

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Freeway Accident On M-14 Leaves Two In Unstable Condition

Crews from Ann Arbor responded to the call as several cars were involved and — according to Joyce Williams with Huron Valley Ambulance — there were 4 injuries.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/28/2014

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Abandoned cars are completely under water on I-696. (Credit: Bill Szumanski/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Metro Detroit Flooding – August, 2014

Torrential storms with record-breaking rainfall passed over metro Detroit, causing flash-floods that trapped thousands of motorists on freeways.

April Millsap Murder In Armada

April Millsap, 14, was found dead in a ditch along a trail in Armada on July 24, 2014.

Sunday Storm Leaves Damage In Its Wake

Heavy rain and large hail hit the Metro Detroit area causing outages and leaving damage in its wake.

Meet Ribbon! This 5-year-old Pit Bull terrier is a sweet and loving girl. She may take a little while to warm up, but it is well worth your patience! The adoption fee includes sterilization, age-appropriate vaccinations, the MHS Adoption Guarantee and much more. For more information, visit or call the MHS Detroit Center for Animal Care at (313) 872-3400 and provide the pet ID number,  781881.

July Fourth Fun! Pets Of The Week

Two dozen or more overpasses to be reconstructed.  (credit: Bill Szumanski/WWJ)

I-96 Construction Progress: An Aerial View

A seven mile stretch of the freeway between Livonia and Redford Township is closed until at least October for an overhaul.

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.

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2014 Mackinac Policy Conference [PHOTOS]

Photos from the 2014 Detroit Regional Chamber Mackinac Policy Conference.

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