Christy Strawser

Astronaut Reid Wiseman, shown here before launch, recently posted a Vine video of one orbit around Earth. (Source: NASA.)

Hundreds Of Thousands Of People Apply To Win One-Way Ticket To Mars

Mars One got 202,586 applicants for the trip, per a press release from the company, and selected 100 hopefuls to proceed to the next round.

CBS Detroit–02/17/2015

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U-M’s Inclusive Language Campaign Seeks To Eliminate Words Like ‘Crazy’

Jim Michael Rosser wrote on the page: “The nazis, soviets, and Mao’s China also limited speech, that turned out real well.”

CBS Detroit–02/12/2015

View of giant cockroaches (Blaberus giganteus) on display during an exibition at the Explora Park in Medellin, Antioquia department, Colombia on February 5, 2013. This species, usually found in tropical forests of South America, prefer high humidity and low light habitats, live about 20 months and are omnivorous.    (credit: RAUL ARBOLEDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Not Looking Forward To Valentine’s Day? Name A Cockroach After An Ex

The $10 cost for naming the roach goes to the Wildlife Conservation Society.


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Searchers Hunt For Dog Who Escaped Rollover Crash On I-75, Ran In Terror

The clock is ticking; A winter storm is scheduled to blow through this afternoon, and Sweetie is alone, without shelter.

CBS Detroit–01/08/2015

Dana Bullock (left) nominated her sister, Patrice Gray (middle) as the "worst dater" for an episode of the Steve Harvey Show. (Photo: courtesy, Steve Harvey show)

Detroiter To Appear As ‘Worst Dater’ On Steve Harvey Show Wednesday

It’s Harvey’s “fresh start” week. And Gray is certainly ready for a fresh start.


CHICAGO, IL - DECEMBER 21: Joique Bell #35 of the Detroit Lions is tackled by Christian Jones #59 of the Chicago Bears during the fourth quarter at Soldier Field on December 21, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. The Lions defeated the Bears 20-14. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Did Raiola ‘Stomp’ On Bears’ Defenseman In Lions’ Sunday Game?

Teammate Jaren Allen told reporters: “That’s our guys’ careers here. You can break someone’s ankles.”


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TBT: That Time Harbaugh Lost Control Of His Handshake, Battled With Schwartz

What do you think, would Harbaugh be able to keep his overly strong man hands under control back in Ann Arbor?

CBS Detroit–12/18/2014

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Valenti And Foster Weigh In: What’s Next For U-M After Brady Hoke’s Firing?

Valenti added Hoke was running a “cheap, welfare version of the Rich Rod” game.

CBS Detroit–12/02/2014

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Pontiac Man Gathers Social Media Support After Filming Police Stop While Walking With His Hands In His Pockets

McKean was stopped while walking with his hands in his pockets on a cold winter’s day in suburban metro Detroit.