Misconduct Charge Against Retired Judge Dismissed

The final felony misconduct charge has been dismissed against a retired Detroit area judge accused of neglecting her duties by allowing perjured testimony during a 2005 drug trial.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/12/2012

Beatrice Diaz, left, and her daughter Haily Parker,3 pose for a photo with her son Garrison Diaz, 8, at her home in Chapel Hill, N.C., Wednesday, March 9, 2011. Diaz unexpectedly went into labor at 24 weeks while pregnant with Garrison, who after delivery was so fragile she was not even allowed to hold him for a month. Today he is in a wheelchair and has the mental capacity of a 9-month old. (AP Photo/Jim R. Bounds)

Preemie Birth Preventive Spikes From $10 To $1,500

The price of preventing preterm labor is about to go through the roof.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/09/2011

Former Prosecutor Pleads Guilty To Misconduct

A former Wayne County drug prosecutor has pleaded guilty to misconduct in office for covering up the role of a paid police informant in a major cocaine bust.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/02/2011

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Warning Posted For “Bath Salts”

The Michigan Department of Community Health has issued a warning about a new designer drug after 18 people were treated in emergency rooms over the past four weeks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/05/2011


Mistake Takes Teeth Out Of New Michigan Drug Ban

Possession and use of the drugs was made illegal with a state law that took effect in October. But the criminal penalties for offenders were inadvertently stripped from state law this month.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/29/2010

Merck Schizophrenia Drug Approved For 2 New Uses

Merck & Co. said Tuesday its schizophrenia drug Saphris has been approved for two additional uses by the Food and Drug Administration.


Man Dies After Being Tasered

A  man who was being investigated by an undercover narcotics task force died yesterday after he was Tasered during a struggle with officers.


Drug Bust In Detroit

A major drug bust in Detroit. Interim Detroit Police Chief Ralph Godbee and federal agents announced Thursday they seized prescription drugs, heroin, six handguns, two rifles, two vehicles and $18,000 thousand in cash from a […]


Medical Devices Hurt Thousands Each Year

Government research says contact lenses are the top cause of medical device complications in kids.


Wanted: Bus Drivers

First Student is looking to put Metro Detroiters in the drivers seat. It’s hosting another job fair Saturday in search of about 100 bus drivers for Detroit Public Schools.