Christy Strawser

Kid Rock

Kid Rock Talks Re-Launching Beer Brand, Detroit Tour, Becoming A Grandfather

He has a granddaughter, who was born Christmas Day, and revealed he will be called “Paw Paw.” “I’m going Southern all the way,” he said, adding becoming a grandfather at 44 gives him “Hillbilly street cred.”

CBS Detroit–02/25/2015

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Get Free Wings When Buffalo Wild Wings Opens In Royal Oak

It doesn’t end on day one. The first 100 guests through the door for the restaurant’s grand opening will receive free wings for a year.


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Tigers Baseball Brings Us A Moment In The Sun As Pitchers And Catchers Report

Somewhere there is hope! And by somewhere, we mean Florida.

CBS Detroit–02/20/2015

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.”