Boston Marathon Bombing

Security Increased For Detroit’s Fireworks Display

Security is being upgraded for an annual fireworks display in downtown Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/15/2013

(credit: Paul Pytlowany/CBS 62)

Detroit Personalities Express Support For Boston Bombing Victims

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford, musician Ty Stone and CBS 62 Chief Meteorologist Jim Madaus share a common sentiment to the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing.

CBS 62–04/24/2013

The Antares rocket lifts off from the launchpad at the NASA facility on Wallops Island Va., Sunday, beginning a test mission that has now been deemed a success. The Orbital Sciences Corp. rocket will eventually deliver supplies to the International Space Station.

Matt’s Favorites: Another Private Company Hits Orbit, Social Media In Boston Apprehension, Alan Alda Translates Science, And Much More

What’s the latest in the fascinating world of high technology? Let’s take a look…

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/21/2013

Lansing Marathon To Pay Tribute To Boston Victims

Paying tribute to the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings is a top priority, organizers of the Lansing Marathon say.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/20/2013

A running shoe and US flag are part of a memorial on the Boston Marathon route on April 18, 2013 in Boston. Three people died when two bombs went off near the finish line during the April 15 running of the 2013 Boston Marathon. (Credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Running Stores Across Mich. Come Together For Boston, Plan Fundraising Race

Running stores across Michigan are coming together in support of Boston’s running community.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/20/2013

Credit: CBS 62

Michigan Matters: Roads, Bridges & The Boston Marathon Bombing

This week on Michigan Matters, the all-star roundtable discusses Gov. Rick Snyder’s outlined budget to raise taxes to fix Michigan’s crumbling roads and the effort to build a second bridge from Detroit to Canada and tackle the tough question of our nation’s safety in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombing.

CBS 62–04/19/2013

Police are looking for this man in connection with the MIT shooting/Boston Marathon bombings. (Photo courtesy: Boston Police)

1 Of 2 Boston Marathon Bombing Suspects Dead; Suburbs Shut Down

One of two suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing is dead after the killing of a university officer and a shootout with police, and a massive manhunt is underway for the other, authorities said early Friday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/19/2013

NASA's Kepler space telescope has discovered five planets orbiting 

a star known as Kepler-62, including two -- Kepler-62f and Kepler-62e -- that orbit in 

the suns' habitable zone (green region) where water could exist as a liquid. These two 

planets and another orbiting a different star are the smallest worlds yet found in the 

habitable zones of roughly sun-like stars. NASA picture.

Matt’s Favorites: UM Part Of Huge Online Archive, Boston Bombing Crowdsourcing, A Comfy New Planet To Live On, And Much More

What’s the latest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics? Glad you asked…

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2013

(credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Detroit Loves Boston: Billboards Remember Marathon Bombing Victims

Digital billboard ads are appearing in the Detroit area in support of the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing.

04/18/2013

An artist's illustration of the Inspiration Mars Foundation's spacecraft for a 2018 mission to Mars by a two-person crew. The private Mars mission would be a flyby trip around the Red Planet. Inspiration Mars Foundation photo.

Matt’s Favorites: General Dynamics Correction, Boston Bombing Clues, West Michigan Judge’s Phone Embarrassment, Mars Madness, And Much More

So, what’s new and amazing and disturbing in the world of high tech? Glad you asked, here goes…

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/16/2013

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