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Attorney: Patterson, Driver Weren’t Drinking Before Bone-Breaking Crash

The attorney for L. Brooks Patterson says the Oakland County Executive and his driver were not drinking prior to a crash that severely injured the two, despite what the defense team of the man charged in the crash have alleged.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/02/2012

Takunda Mavima (Booking Photo)

Teen Gets Prison Term For Deadly Drunken Crash

A teenager has received a prison term for a drunken driving crash on a West Michigan expressway exit ramp that killed two of his high school classmates.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/12/2012

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Big Cities’ People-in-Power Don’t Understand Crime And Murder

For America’s big cities: the people who are supposed to have, need to have, and claim to have all the answers simply don’t have a clue.


Shane Harlan (Facebook Photo)

Teen Party Host Pleads Guilty To Alcohol Charges After Fatal Crash

An 18-year-old who hosted a party at his apartment before a crash on a West Michigan expressway that left two young people dead faces up to 30 days in jail after pleading guilty in the case.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2012

Shane Harlan (Facebook Photo)

Teen Charged In Relation To Fatal Crash Fueled By Alcohol

An 18-year-old who authorities say hosted a party at his apartment before a crash on a West Michigan expressway that left two young people dead is facing charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/14/2012

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Bill Would Exempt Booze Pouches From Bottle Law

The Michigan Senate has passed a bill making new flexible alcohol pouches exempt from the state’s bottle deposit law.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/12/2012

Kristen Danyal (Facebook photo)

Miss Michigan: Booze Chugging Pic Was A Joke

Miss Michigan Kristen Danyal says she doesn’t drink and a photo that seems to depict her chugging alcohol was taken as a joke.

CBS Detroit–06/07/2012


Risky Drinking Can Put A Chill On Your Summer Fun

For many people, a day at the beach, on the boat, or at a backyard barbecue will include drinking alcoholic beverages. But excessive drinking and summer activities don’t mix.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/26/2012

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Beer At The Big House? Committee Approves Liquor License For Winter Classic

It could be bottoms-up at Michigan Stadium — at least for a day.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/23/2012

French designer Philippe Starck

Alcohol Mouth Spray Gets You Drunk Without Side Effects

A device presented at a Paris exhibition will make you instantaneously drunk by spraying a tiny amount of alcohol into your mouth. The downside is the effect only lasts for a few seconds.

CBS 62–05/03/2012