Zahra Huber

 

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“Zahra Huber is a reporter, editor, and producer at WWJ. She has her own feature that runs Monday through Friday on WWJ titled “Trending With Zahra.” Catch it at 4:22 p.m. and 6:52 p.m. You can read more about the top trending stories of the day on her page CBSDetroit.com/Trending.

Growing up in New York City, Zahra first became interested in journalism when an article she wrote in high school was published in Newsday, a daily New York newspaper. That’s when she decided she wanted a career in journalism. Zahra studied English with a minor in Print Journalism for a year at a college in New York, but then in 2002 her family moved to Michigan. Zahra transferred to the University of Michigan-Dearborn where she continued with the same major and minor.  At the University, she was President of the Society of Journalists and Secretary of Student Government. Zahra graduated in 2005, and was hired into WWJ in August of 2008.”

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The TEN Nail Bar in Detroit (Credit: Zahra Huber/WWJ Newsradio 950)

The TEN Nail Bar: Downtown Detroit’s First Ever Nail Salon Celebrates Grand Opening

The TEN Nail Bar is officially opens Friday in downtown Detroit’s Capitol Park. It offers manis, pedis, coffee and adult beverages.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/23/2016

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Hot Diggy! The Dog Stays

David Rudolph of the Detroit Dog Rescue, which found Diggy his home, says he never had a doubt.

CBS Detroit–09/13/2016

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Police: Task Force Raids Meth Lab In Westland Home

Investigators discovered nine people inside the house; six were arrested on outstanding warrants.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/31/2016

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The David Stott Building Like A Treasure Hunt For Dan Gilbert’s Renovators

It’s like you’re looking for treasures every time you go into these old properties.

08/25/2016

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Couples Who Watch Porn Double The Risk Of Divorce Says Study

A new study finds pornography can destroy your happy marriage.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/23/2016

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Hard Rock, Customized Ride: ‘Counting Cars’ Star Takes On Dream Cruise

The car once belonged to singer Dee Snider of Twisted Sister and for the right price, it could be yours.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/17/2016

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Search And Rescue: State Police Respond To Multiple Summer Drownings

The force has about 16 people on its Marine Services Team.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/04/2016

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PHOTOS: Progress Made On New Detroit Red Wings Arena

It’s coming along in the city’s Midtown.

CBS Detroit–10/01/2015

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More Deer Venturing Out Of Woods, Into Urban Vistas

The deer are venturing out into urban areas such as downtown Ferndale and even business parking lots in Southfield.

CBS Detroit–07/30/2015

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Over 200 Drivers Stopped, Ticketed During Police Crackdown On Traffic Violations

More than 200 traffic violations were issued with 115 tickets written for speeding by Michigan State Police on Tuesday.

CBS Detroit–07/29/2015

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Hungry For Sundown: Serving Up Food During Ramadan

Fasting from dawn to sunset every day during the month of Ramadan is a little more challenging for a Metro Detroit sub shop owner.

CBS Detroit–07/07/2015

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‘It Was A Female, And She Laid Eggs:’ Harmless Earwigs Just Creep People Out

But contrary to belief, they don’t actually crawl in your ears — it’s just an old superstition.

CBS Detroit–06/17/2015

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BMX Bike Ride Inside The Abandoned Pontiac Silverdome Goes Viral

Tyler Fernengel , who now lives in California, take his bike through the concourse, to the roof, and down to what’s left of the arena’s turf.

CBS Detroit–06/11/2015

A Pakistani child drinks water from a hand-pump in an impoverished neighborhood. According to UNICEF as many as 60 million people may not have access to safe drinking water. Clean water is also one of the factors considered in calculating the Multidimensional Poverty Index. (Photo by RIZWAN TABASSUM/AFP/Getty Images)

Water Contaminated With Arsenic: Engineers Without Borders Look To Bring Clean Water To Small Village

Members of Engineers Without Borders in Detroit are holding an event Friday evening to raise funds to bring clean water to villagers in Laguna de Apoyo, Nicaragua.

CBS Detroit–06/11/2015

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2 Oakland County Beaches Still Closed After High E. Coli Levels Detected

Nine beaches were originally closed and they’ve reopened all but Addison Oaks County Park in Leonard and Mercer Beach Park in Walled Lake.

CBS Detroit–06/11/2015

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‘Yalla Eat’ Tour Offers Taste Of Arab American Culture In Detroit’s Eastern Market

Yalla in Arabic means “let’s go.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2015

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Native Michiganders Caught In Texas Flooding

Stranded amid the flood are Kate Mangona and her husband Victor, originally from Detroit, who were trying to get to their Houston, Texas home from Dallas Monday afternoon.

CBS Detroit–05/26/2015

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Dearborn-Native Is First Muslim American In TV Cooking Competition

A Michigan native becomes the first Muslim American to compete on a popular cooking show, which premieres Wednesday night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/20/2015

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Cafe With Cats? Sounds Purr-fect For This New Businesswoman

A cafe with cats. That’s the novel idea of an Ann Arbor entrepreneur who plans to merge coffee and cat adoption in Ann Arbor.

CBS Detroit–05/14/2015

BHAKTAPUR, NEPAL - APRIL 29: Nepalese earthquake victims walk among debris of collapsed buildings on April 29, 2015 in Bhaktapur, Nepal. A major 7.8 earthquake hit Kathmandu mid-day on Saturday, and was followed by multiple aftershocks that triggered avalanches on Mt. Everest that buried mountain climbers in their base camps. Many houses, buildings and temples in the capital were destroyed during the earthquake, leaving over 5000 dead and many more trapped under the debris, as emergency rescue workers attempt to clear debris and find survivors. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Ann Arbor Tour Guides Assist With Earthquake Relief Efforts In Nepal

“Our staff over there have changed from leading comfortable trekking tours to serving as emergency aid workers…”

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/29/2015

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Monroe Teen Eyes Ivy League Schools For Next Academic Chapter

A 17-year-old senior at Monroe High School has quite a few schools to choose from once he graduates — including top Ivy League universities.

CBS Detroit–04/14/2015

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EMU’s President Will Step Down To Pursue Next Chapter In Life

EMU president Sue Martin is taking a year sabbatical before becoming a professor of accounting and finance.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2015

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GoFundMe: Canton Man Who Lost 400 Lbs. Needs Surgery To Remove 40 Lbs. Of Excess Skin

Brian Flemming used to weigh 625 pounds and drank a fifth of vodka every night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/30/2015

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Auto Repair Shop Owner: ‘It’s Like A Minefield Out There For Cars’

It’s pothole season. And those giant holes in the roads can cause expensive damage to your car.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2015

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Detroit Lyin’ Billboards Popping Up Reference Controversial Call During Lions Playoff Game

They’re being called the “Detroit Lyin'” billboards as opposed to Detroit Lion(s) …

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/08/2015

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Ann Arbor Woman Seeks Sentimental Item Mistakenly Sold At Estate Sale

“To get it back would be almost like one last Christmas present from my Dad and I couldn’t possibly wish for more than that.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/04/2014

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Help A Military Family Have A Merry Christmas With ‘Trees For Troops’

It’s the last week that English Gardens is collecting donations for the program.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/04/2014

Actor Chris Pratt attends The Cinema Society with Men’s Fitness & FIJI Water host a screening of “Guardians of the Galaxy” on July 29, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Andrew Toth/Getty Images for FIJI Water)

Trailer For ‘Jurassic World’ Is Released, And More Of ‘What’s Trending Today’ With Zahra

We’re getting a look at “Jurassic World”, the fourth installment of the popular Steven Spielberg movie series, “Jurassic Park.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/25/2014

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Fergie Has Wardrobe Malfunction At AMA’s, And More Of ‘What’s Trending Today’ With Zahra

During her performance at the AMA’s, Fergie suffers a wardrobe malfunction on stage.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/24/2014

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Nick Jonas Takes Off Purity Ring, Isn’t A Virgin, And More Of ‘What’s Trending Today’ With Zahra

Singer Nick Jonas admitted that he is not a virgin, after wearing a purity ring vowing not to have premarital sex.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/20/2014

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