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Pedestrian Hit And Killed By Vehicle In Sterling Heights

The accident happened at 14 Mile Rd. and Van Dyke, at the border of Warren and Sterling Heights. The driver of the car involved in the accident reportedly did stop after hitting the person.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/20/2014

Jay Ralko (Photo: Equality Michigan)

Officials Search For Missing 22-Year-Old Transgender Warren Man

Equality Michigan is asking for help in locating Jay Ralko, a 22-year-old missing Warren area resident.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/20/2014

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Family Seeks Help Finding Missing 85-Year-Old Woman

The last time anyone saw 85-year-old Henrietta Pearson was near her home on 7 Mile and Dequindre on Detroit’s east side last Sunday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/20/2014

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Tax Hike For Roads Requires Risky Statewide Vote

It’s a risky plan, especially if conservative interests spend heavily to urge its defeat and too many business groups that preferred a lawmaker-approved net gasoline tax hike decide to sit on the sidelines.

CBS Detroit–12/20/2014

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Lawsuit Over Police Dog’s Leg Chomp Stays Alive

An appeals court won’t free a Livingston County sheriff’s deputy from a lawsuit by a woman who was bitten by a police dog after attending a self-help conference.

CBS Detroit–12/20/2014

Supplies are packaged by Focus Hope for families in need. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

Focus: HOPE Seeks Donations For Holiday Meal Costs

Volunteers will pick up the boxes Saturday morning at the Focus: HOPE food warehouse in Detroit and deliver them to about 1,200 senior citizens.

CBS Detroit–12/20/2014

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Computer Glitch Causes Temporary Stop In Detroit Water Shutoffs

Spokesperson, Curtrese Garner said that the glitch will not allow the department to access a delinquent customer’s account to apply a payment.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2014

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Chrysler Gives In To Government, Expands Air Bag Recall

The automaker said Friday that it will recall nearly 2.9 million older cars and trucks in the U.S., as demanded by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2014

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Federal Court Puts Gray Wolf Back On Endangered Species List

No more hunting or trapping — effective immediately.

12/19/2014

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Michigan Senator Erects Nativity On Capitol Lawn In Response To Satanic Display

Sen. Rick Jones said that he erected the Nativity featuring a baby Jesus, Joseph and the Virgin Mary Friday as a citizen and in response to a planned display by a Satanic group.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2014

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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.

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.

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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