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State Review Is Next Step After Emergency Loan Board Finds ‘Financial Stress’ In Wayne County

“While county officials have taken some important steps in an effort to remedy the current crisis, the county continues to face significant financial difficulties that must be addressed now.”

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Eminem Reflects On Career, Previews New Song In Apple Interview

Eminem gave the first interview Wednesday on Beats I, the new worldwide radio station on Apple Music.

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‘Michigan Matters’ Looks At Red Hot Happenings! Dinosauria, Woodward Dream Cruise, Detroit Jazz Festival

With the July 4th holiday upon us, the spotlight falls on things to do on “Michigan Matters” where community leaders appear to talk about things like a new wolf exhibit and the Dinosauria display with dozens of real life replica creatures at the Detroit Zoo.

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Snapchat Users No Longer Have To ‘Tap’ To View A ‘Snap’

Snapchat unveiled a new feature Wednesday which allows users to view a Snap or Story with just a tap.

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SUVs, Muscle Cars Help Auto Industry Maintain Momentum

Horsepower was in in June — gas-sipping not so much.

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Xfinity has launched a new app on its X1 operating system to provide baseball fans with a variety of in-game stats and information. (Source: Comcast)

Comcast Introduces New In-Game, MLB Stats Feature

Xfinity has launched a new app on its X1 operating system to provide baseball fans with a variety of in-game stats and information.

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Stepped-Up Patrols Target Drunken Drivers Over Fourth Of July Weekend

“Our publicity efforts are designed to forewarn the public…”

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Driver Going 90 MPH On Southfield Freeway Arrested After Fight With Trooper

A 25-year-old wanted man has been taken into custody after an altercation with police on the Southfield Freeway — thanks in part to a retired Michigan State Police trooper.

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Car Sales Strong At Mid-Year Point

Fiat Chrysler sales up 8 percent. Ford sales rise 2 per cent. GM sales fall 3 percent.

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Quicken Loans Founder: Company Not To Blame For Detroit Blight

Quicken Loans founder Dan Gilbert says the number of foreclosures on the company’s loans for Detroit homes reflects the large volume of investments made in the city.

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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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