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Fisker - Karma. (credit: WWJ/Gary Lundy)

Bankruptcy In The Cards For Fisker Automotive?

Electric sports car maker Fisker Automotive has laid off about 160 people at its California headquarters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/06/2013

The empty offices of Entertainment Publications. (credit: Sandra McNeil/WWJ)

‘Entertainment Book’ Publisher Closes Up Shop

The Entertainment Book popular gift and, since 1962, a way for metro Detroiters to save some cash.



Experts Split On Detroit’s Fiscal Recovery Options

In less than a month, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder will decide whether the state will take over Detroit’s broken finances and send in someone to oversee the city’s fiscal recovery.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2013

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Expert: Detroit Could Go Bankrupt Before End Of Year

Projections show Detroit’s cash on hand dropping as low as $3.6 million by Dec. 21. It stood at $53 million on Friday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/13/2012


American Suzuki Motor Corp Files For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

American Suzuki Motor says it decided to exit the car business because of slow sales, unfavorable foreign exchange rates and high costs due to U.S. regulatory requirements

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/06/2012

Uni-Solar in happier times -- a rooftop installation

Bankruptcy Court Confirms Liquidation Plan For ECD And United Solar

Energy Conversion Devices Inc. (OTC: ENERQ.PK) and its wholly-owned subsidiary United Solar Ovonic LLC last week announced that the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Michigan has confirmed its Second Amended Joint Plan of Liquidation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/05/2012

FAYETTEVILLE, AR - APRIL 24: New Head Coach John L. Smith of the Arkansas Razorbacks speaks to the media at the press conference to announce him as new Head Coach in the Raymond Miller Room on April 24, 2012 in Fayetteville, Arkansas. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Ex-MSU Football Coach John L. Smith Facing Bankruptcy

John L. Smith always believed real estate development was the safest investment of all, saying “you may not make money, but you won’t lose money.”

97.1 The Ticket–07/05/2012

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Bank Extends Detroit Deadline, Delays Cash Crunch

A bank is extending a deadline on a bond transaction that will let the city of Detroit get most of June’s revenue sharing payment from the state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/04/2012


Ex-Mayor Kilpatrick’s Sister Files For Bankruptcy

The Detroit News and Detroit Free Press report Monday that Ayanna Kilpatrick claims to owe $345,000 and have monthly expenses of over $3,900.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/18/2012

Uni-Solar in happier times -- a rooftop installation

Energy Conversion Devices, United Solar Ovonic Schedule Auction of Bankrupt Assets

The sale of United Solar as a going concern won’t happen. Its parent company, Energy Conversion Devices, Monday announced that the assets related to the United Solar Ovonic LLC thin, flexible solar panel business will be sold at auction June 26.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/18/2012