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U-M Researchers Challenge Taubman To Begin ‘Ice Bucket Billionaire Challenge’

Some University of Michigan researchers are taking a popular social media challenge to a whole new level.

08/27/2014

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Matt Damon Dumps Toilet Water Over Head, And More Of ‘What’s Trending Today’ With Zahra

Matt Damon pours toilet water over his head for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. But surprisingly, his explanation for it makes a lot of sense.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/26/2014

BARCELONA, ESP - JULY 26: (L-R) Larry Bird, Earvin (Magic) Johnson, Michael Jordan and Karl Malone of the USA Olympic Basketball Team (The Dream Team) walk on the court during a game against The Republic of Angola Olympic Team on July 26,1992 in Barcelona, Spain. The USA won 116-48. (Photo by Mike Powell/Getty Images)

Top Five Athlete Ice Bucket Challenges [VIDEO]

This might be a little biased, but once again Jordan has taken the number one spot over LeBron James — and he nominated the entire 1992 Dream Team.

97.1 The Ticket–08/20/2014

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Taylor Swift’s New Song Far From Country, And More Of ‘What’s Trending Today’ With Zahra

Taylor Swift, who is known for her country music, is out with her latest song, and it’s all pop.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/19/2014

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Dan Leach Accepts The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

According to Dan Leach, Terry Foster, 97.1 The Ticket host challenged Leach to the Ice Bucket Challenge.

08/15/2014

SEATTLE, WA - JANUARY 19:  Wide receiver Golden Tate #81 of the Seattle Seahawks runs after a catch against cornerback Tramaine Brock #26 of the San Francisco 49ers in the fourth quarter during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Golden Tate Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, Nominates Megatron, Jim Caldwell [VIDEO]

According to the ALS Association, that organization and its 38 chapters have received $4 million in donations between July 29 and Aug. 12.

CBS Detroit–08/13/2014

Eva Feldman

FDA Approves Phase II Of U-M Stem Cell Trial For ALS

For nearly two years, University of Michigan neurologist Eva Feldman, M.D., has led the nation’s first clinical trial of stem cell injections in patients with the deadly degenerative disease known as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, often called ALS or Lou Gehrig’s disease.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/17/2013

Emily Kreger emerges from the English Channel after swimming the last leg of the relay.

Michigan Women Break World Record Swimming The English Channel

An amazing story of courage and determination has resulted in a new world record.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/28/2012

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ALS Patients Approved For More Stem Cells

Three patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis will be permitted to receive a second dose of stem cells delivered directly to the spinal cord, in a clinical trial being led by the University of Michigan’s Eva Feldman, M.D.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/09/2012

Synthetics Biologics

Synthetic Biologics Launches Free Investor Relations Mobile Application

Synthetic Biologics Inc. (NYSE Amex: SYN) Thursday announced the release of its investor relations mobile iPhone App, called the “SYN IR” App, now available for free at the Apple App Store on the iPhone or iPad or at http://bit.ly/I9xDpW.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/26/2012

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