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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)

New York Times: ‘Criminal Wrongdoing’ Found In GM Investigation

According to a report from The New York Times, Justice Department investigators determined there was criminal wrongdoing in General Motors’ failure to disclose a defect with certain ignition switches.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2015

Theresa Copeland, former Atlanta public school district test coordinator. (photo: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)

Teacher Sentenced In Atlanta Public Schools Cheating Scandal Visits Detroit

Theresa Copeland, 58, was invited to the Motor City by the Detroit Chapter of the National Action Network, while she continues to maintain her innocence.

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Doctor Accused Of Fraud In Spinal Surgeries Pleads Guilty

Dr. Aria Sabit admitted that he cheated insurance companies and caused serious injury to an unspecified number of people.

CBS Detroit–05/22/2015

Jeffrey Maurer (Booking Photo)

Pontiac Man Found Competent For Trial In Hammer Deaths Elderly Parents

Authorities say Jeffrey Maurer has a history of mental illness and substance abuse. He faces automatic life in prison without parole if convicted.

CBS Detroit–05/22/2015

Lucky Hurst (left) and Eric Stephens (right)

2 Arraigned After ‘Gun Battle’ In Inkster

Two men have been arraigned in connection with a homicide in Inkster where a man was killed in a “gun battle” on May 13.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2015

George Orson Welles (1915 - 1985) the American actor, writer, producer and director.   (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

U-M Obtains Unpublished Orson Welles Draft Memoir

The University of Michigan says a “very raw draft” of an unpublished Orson Welles memoir has joined its archives on the trailblazing filmmaker.

CBS Detroit–05/22/2015

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Court Says Double-Amputee Prisoner Can Sue Warden Over Cell

Martinique Stoudemire says her rights were violated when she was forced to crawl from her bed to a toilet.

CBS Detroit–05/22/2015

Cranbrook Kingswood High School swimming champions (photo:  Alessandro Guttilla)

Student Heroes: Swimming Champion Helps Students Of Detroit

A swimming champion, Alessandro Gutilla is also involved in the HUB, which focuses on low-income students in the worst performing schools in Detroit that have potential but not the means to achieve it.

CBS Detroit–05/22/2015

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13-Year-Old Michigan Boy Charged With Murder In Baby Cousin’s Beating Death

The boy is charged with an open count of murder in the Feb. 28 death of A’Laina Brown at the girl’s home in Muskegon Township.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2015

Not an evidence technician as the photo seems to indicate, this goat was found tied to a fence post. (credit: Farmington Hills Police)

‘Friendly’ Goat Found Tied To Fence Post In Farmington Hills

Police have located the owner of a goat after its photo was released to the media.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2015

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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.

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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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