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The winners of the 2014 Nobel Prize in Chemistry are displayed on a screen during a press conference on October 8, 2014 at the Royal Swedish Academy of Science in Stockholm, Sweden: (L-R) Eric Betzig from the US, Stefan Hell from Germany and William Moerner from the US. The researchers won the Nobel Chemistry Prize for surpassing the limitations of the light microscope. (Credit: JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Ann Arbor Native Among 3 Winners Of Nobel Prize For Super-Zoom Microscopes

Two Americans — one an Ann Arbor native — and a German scientist won the Nobel Prize in chemistry Wednesday for finding ways to make microscopes more powerful than previously thought possible.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/08/2014

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Play Based On Ohio Rape Case To Debut In Ann Arbor

The play is running in conjunction with a school-led sexual assault prevention campaign called “Expect Respect: Flip the Script.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/02/2014

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Rally On Michigan’s Campus Calls For Firing Of AD David Brandon

“This weekend was just the last straw,” said one U-M student.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/30/2014

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Three Corpse Circus Horror Film Festival Takes Over Ann Arbor!

A few years ago, two film students from Ann Arbor had a vision of creating something that captured the essence of horror films. Enter: Three Corpse Circus International Horror Film Festival. Check out our behind-the-scenes interview with Festival creators!

CBS 62–09/26/2014

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New Bike Sharing Program In Ann Arbor Ready To Roll

They will be places in areas where there are high population and employment densities, with a focus on students.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/25/2014

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Amtrak Train Crashes Into Fallen Tree On Way To Chicago From Detroit

“It was jarring and everyone felt it in their seats and wondered what was going on,” one passenger said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/05/2014

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‘FootballRide’ To Offer Shuttle Service For All U-M Home Football Games

Michigan fans can now take advantage of football shuttles the rest of the year to help get them to and from the Big House.

CBS Detroit–08/30/2014

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Freeway Accident On M-14 Leaves Two In Unstable Condition

Crews from Ann Arbor responded to the call as several cars were involved and — according to Joyce Williams with Huron Valley Ambulance — there were 4 injuries.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/28/2014

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Ann Arbor Teen Pleads Guilty To Choking, Stabbing Puppy

Officials say it happened last November after the 1-year-old dog nipped at several people during a family argument.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/11/2014


Best Cheap Long Weekend Trips Near Detroit

Looking to escape from the city for a few days? These not-too-far-from-home destinations ought to fit the bill.