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Student Shot While Walking To School In Redford Township

Police were able to speak to him briefly, and then rushed him to a local hospital.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11 hours ago

File photo of construction. (Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Smooth Roads, Brighter Lighting Greet Commuters Along Newly Reopened I-96

The months-long rebuilding project concluded two weeks ahead of schedule between Telegraph and Newburgh Road.

WWJ Newsradio 950–13 hours ago

D-Dot bus. (File Photo)

D-DOT Push To Hire New Drivers For Bus System

Drivers are being heavily recruited by the department for the first time in years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–15 hours ago

Former President Jimmy Carter sits down for a conversation with Mark Updegrove, Director of the LBJ Presidential Library, on the first day of the Civil Rights Summit at the LBJ Presidential Library April 8, 2014 in Austin, Texas. The summit is marking the 50th anniversary of the passing of the Civil Rights Act legislation, with U.S. President Barack Obama making the keynote speech on April 10. (Photo by Ralph Barrera-Pool/Getty Images)

Former President Jimmy Carter To Speak In Grand Rapids

The 39th president and his wife, Rosalynn, are scheduled to visit Monday as part of Grand Rapids Community College’s Diversity Lecture Series

WWJ Newsradio 950–17 hours ago

A large tree uprooted after a tornado ripped through a Rochester Hills neighborhood. (WWJ/Jon Hewett)

Pre-Dawn Tornado Touches Down In Rochester Hills

A team from the national weather service has confirmed that a pre-dawn tornado was responsible for damage in one Oakland County neighborhood.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/21/2014

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The 40/70 Connection For Conversation About Aging

Often there is a noticeable gap between the wishes of the senior parents and their children.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/21/2014

Alex Brewer, known as HENSE, has created a mural on the side of the M@dison Building in Detroit. (By Edward Cardenas)

HENSE Transforms M@dison Building Wall Into Colorful Mural (VIDEO)

Internationally-renowned artist Alex Brewer, known as HENSE, has created a six-story tall mural on the side of the M@dison Building in Detroit.

CBS Detroit–09/21/2014

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Thousands Of Riders Fill Detroit Streets For 13th Annual ‘Tour de Troit’

Officials said that 7,500 riders took off onto the 30 and 62 mile routes and helped raise $200,000 for bike paths and other projects in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/21/2014

Storm damage to a home in Rochester Hills on Saturday night. (WWJ/Jon Hewett)

Severe Storms Leave Thousands Without Power Throughout Southern Michigan

A DTE spokesperson said that Belleville saw the most significant outages with an estimated 3,500 weather related power outages.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/20/2014

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Fifth-Grade Boy Charged With Bringing Gun To School

The boy is facing charges of carrying a weapon with unlawful intent, carrying a concealed weapon and carrying a firearm in a gun-free school zone.

CBS Detroit–09/20/2014

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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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