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Security Guard Scares Off Would-Be Tire Thieves At Detroit Dealership

A group of would-be tire thieves got away empty-handed, thanks to the actions of a quick-thinking security guard.

08/20/2014

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Leaves Already Changing Color Across Michigan: Is Cooler Weather To Blame?

Nature’s palette is starting to take shape in parts of Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/20/2014

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Michigan Church Gives Away Circus Animal Manure

What else would you do with a 4-foot high by 10-foot wide pile of elephant, tiger, llama and camel dung?

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/20/2014

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US Safety Agency Offers Online Vehicle Recall Check

The U.S. government is offering a free online service for drivers to find out if their vehicles have been recalled but not repaired.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/20/2014

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“This Is Fresh Water And We Need To Protect It,” Says Senator About Radioactive Dumping In Michigan Landfills

The bill would strengthen Michigan’s regulations regarding the disposal of radioactive drilling wastes to be in line with other Great Lakes states.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/20/2014

Water soaked trash at the curb lines the street for pick-up. (WWJ/Jon Hewett)

You Might Think You’ve Cleaned It, But Start Fresh Recommends Health Department

Thousands of residents are still cleaning up following flooding from last week’s storms.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/20/2014

Severe thunderstorms pushed across parts of Michigan including this area of Allen Park. (Credit/Gary Krupczak)

Heavy Rains Bring New Damage, Outages To Metro Detroit

Powerful thunderstorms hit the Detroit area Tuesday, and while it was nothing like last week’s historic downpour, it was enough to cause damage in several areas.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/19/2014

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West Nile Virus Detected In Hawk, Oakland County Residents Cautioned To Take Preventive Measures

Residents in Oakland County are being urged to protect themselves against the West Nile virus after it was found in a dead hawk.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/19/2014

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Police Name ‘Person Of Interest’ In Murder Of Armada Teen

A 32-year-old man who was arrested on marijuana charges is now a person of interest in last month’s murder of an Armada teen.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/19/2014

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Warren Woman At Center Of Fatal Flood Story, Says She Is Indeed Alive And Well

The woman who Warren city officials said died in massive flooding last week is alive and well and bracing for another round of heavy rains.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/19/2014

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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.

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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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