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

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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PHOTOS: Progress Made On New Detroit Red Wings Arena

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

CBS Detroit–10/01/2015

A deer roams in a parking lot near a Southfield office. (WWJ/Greg Bowman)

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


‘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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