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Boston Mayor Thomas Menino (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images, File)

Boston Mayor Says He’d ‘Blow Up’ Detroit And Start Over

Boston mayor Thomas Menino is drawing criticism for recent comments about Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/03/2013

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Photo Controversy Erupts After Detroit’s New Police Cars Revealed

Mayor Dave Bing handed over the keys to 15 new squad cars and 10 ambulances Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/22/2013

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Michigan Matters: Mayor Dave Bing & Election Roundtable

What does Detroit Major Dave Bing really think about EM Kevyn Orr? Does he trust Gov. Snyder and Lansing? Find out on “Michigan Matters” this Sunday.



Detroit Mayoral Debates Moderated By WWJ’s Tom Jordan

WWJ morning drive co-anchor Tom Jordan is moderating the debate 8-9:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 30.

CBS Detroit–07/30/2013

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Gov. Snyder: Detroit Bankruptcy A ‘Painful Decision’

Rick Snyder says this was a development 60 years in the making.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/18/2013

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Detroit’s New Police Chief On The Job: ‘Change Is Coming’

What’s his first order of business? Craig says officer morale is one of his top priorities.

CBS Detroit–07/01/2013

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Mackinac Policy Conference 2013 Recap With Tom Jordan

WWJ Newsradio Morning reflects on the annual policy event and Snyder’s focus on education and jobs, Jeb Bush’s rumored presidential run and Bing’s mandate for police and fire to live downtown.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/04/2013

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing addressed business and political leaders on Mackinac Island. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Bing: Detroit EM Using Bankruptcy Threat As ‘Leverage’

At the policy conference on Mackinac Island, Detroit Mayor Dave Bing was asked about the threat of bankruptcy that looms over the city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2013

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson carried this sign. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Mock Campaign Sign Gets Laughs At Politics Panel

A meeting of the so-called “Big Four” metro Detroit leaders is known to draw a crowd, but it was an unexpected sign that stole the show Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/16/2013

James Craig addresses the media. File Photo. (credit: George Fox/CBSDetroit, File)

Detroit’s New Police Chief Introduced, Mayor Says He Faces ‘Hellacious’ Job

“I want to be sure the cop who comes to your door is a happy cop, that translates into good service,” new Detroit Police Chief James Craig said.

CBS Detroit–05/15/2013