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In this handout photo provided by NASA,  The Orbital Sciences Corporation Antares rocket, with the Cygnus spacecraft onboard, is seen being raised into vertical position on launch Pad-0A, Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia. The Antares will launch with the Cygnus spacecraft filled with over 5,000 pounds of supplies for the International Space Station, including science experiments, experiment hardware, spare parts, and crew provisions. The Orbital-3 mission is Orbital Sciences' third contracted cargo delivery flight to the space station for NASA. (Photo by Joel Kowsky/NASA via Getty Images)

Space Station Rocket Carrying Michigan School Students’ Experiment Explodes [VIDEO]

The rocket exploded just six seconds after take off from a launch pad in Virginia.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2014

Paul Monroe testified in the trial of Bob Bashara.  (credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ)

Drug Dealer Testifies Bob Bashara Confessed To Role Wife’s Murder While High On Cocaine

“He started crying…He said he had his wife killed,” Paul Monroe said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2014

Chelsea Ellen Bruck (Handout photos, courtesy Monroe County Sheriff's Office)

Missing 22-Year-Old Woman Last Seen Leaving Halloween Party

Authorities are looking for tips in the case of a 22-year-old Monroe County woman who has been missing since last weekend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2014

Cooley High School in Detroit.

DPS And City Of Detroit Strike Deal On Debt, Vacant School Buildings

A deal has been reached between the city of Detroit and its public school district Tuesday — in the form of a trade.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2014

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Have Concerns About Ebola? For One Local Pastor, It’s Personal

While Ebola is a virus some in the U.S. fear could spread, for one local pastor it’s a personal issue.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2014

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Heading Out On A Taco Bell Run? Get Out Your Smart Phone

Diners at Taco Bell can now use their smart phones to place customized orders, pay online and skip the lines through the restaurant chain’s new mobile app.

CBS Detroit–10/28/2014

An abandoned car is tagged and prepped for towing. (WWJ/Mike Campbell)

Detroit Police Aim For Less Tempting Targets For Arsonists Around Halloween

According to police, about 500 abandoned vehicles have been removed from city streets since August.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2014

GM CEO Mary Barra (GM photo)

CEO Mary Barra Wants GM To Develop A New Attitude

“I want it understood that they day of GM being a polite competitor is over,” Barra tells the Detroit Economic Club.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2014

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Detroit Metro Airport Runway Reopens After Tires Burst

A runway at Detroit Metropolitan Airport has reopened after the bursting of two tires on a landing plane closed it for several hours.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2014

Kelly Clarkson

Kelly Clarkson Takes On Taylor Swift’s ‘Shake It Off”, And More Of ‘What’s Trending Today’ With Zahra

We’re hearing a different version of Taylor Swift’s song “Shake It Off.” The song was covered by singer Kelly Clarkson, who took on the hit in Buffalo.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2014

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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.

(credit: Roberta Jasina/WWJ)

2014 Mackinac Policy Conference [PHOTOS]

Photos from the 2014 Detroit Regional Chamber Mackinac Policy Conference.

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