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Detroit Homeowner Injured In Shootout With Burglar

A Detroit woman fought back against an armed suspect who was breaking into her home, receiving a gunshot in the process.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/30/2015

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Pig Found In Feces-Filled Highland Park Basement Days After Similar Rescue In Detroit

The male pig weighing between 200 and 300 pounds was found in a building in about a foot of his own excrement.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/30/2015

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Best Places To See Stand Up Comedy In Detroit

Check this list for the best places to see stand up comedy in the Detroit area.


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Homeless Jesus Statue Unveiled Outside Downtown Detroit Church

The sculpture shows a life-size man lying on a park bench. Feet protruding from a blanket feet bear the marks of crucifixion.

CBS Detroit–06/28/2015

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Best Fourth Of July Events In Detroit

The 4th of July in Detroit means concerts, parades, barbecues and fireworks. Find out where it’s all happening by checking out the patriotic events going down around town.


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Dog Found Shot In Leg; $2500 Reward Offered For Info Leading To Conviction

A $2,500 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction anyone who is responsible for shooting a dog found near Lahser and Midland on Detroit’s west side on Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2015

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Murder Charges Handed Down For Driver Of Fleeing Car The Killed 2 Detroit Children

Investigators say Lorenzo Harris was fleeing from police at around 95 miles an hour when he hit and killed a six-year-old boy and his three-year-old sister.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2015

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Judge Rejects Plea From Detroit ‘Freezer Mom,’ Says She Has New Information To Review

A Detroit woman who insists she wants to plead guilty to killing two of her children and placing the bodies in a freezer made her first appearance in trial court — but it didn’t end up as she hoped.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2015

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Best Fireworks In Detroit

The nation has celebrated Fourth of July with fireworks for as long as we can remember. Why? Because John Adams, the second President of the United States, wished it. Today, we have several spots throughout and near Detroit where you can enjoy the fireworks.


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Records: Detroit Man Accused Of Killing Kids While Fleeing Police Is A Fugitive

His decade-long criminal past includes prison time and resisting police, assault, weapons and stolen property offenses.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2015