Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton attends a round table conversation and press conference announcing a childhood development initiative with first lady of New York City Chirlane McCray on April 1, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Hillary Clinton Heading To Metro Detroit For $2,700-A-Head Fundraiser

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is coming to town.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/08/2015

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‘Project Gump': U-M Grad Plans Coast-To-Coast Run Over 100 Days

A University of Michigan nuclear engineering graduate is planning a run similar to part of one taken in the movie “Forrest Gump.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/07/2015

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‘Are You Faster Than A Cop?’ Royal Oak Police Host Fitness Fundraiser

“We’re not gonna be tough at all, this is just a fun event,” Police Chief Corrigan O’Donahue says.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/07/2015

VATICAN CITY, VATICAN - MARCH 13: Newly elected Pope Francis I appears on the central balcony of St Peter's Basilica on March 13, 2013 in Vatican City, Vatican. Argentinian Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio was elected as the 266th Pontiff and will lead the world's 1.2 billion Catholics. (credit: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Detroit Archdiocesan Chorus Raising Funds For Trip To Sing For The Pope

“Since Pope Francis isn’t planning to come to Detroit this year, we will bring Detroit to Pope Francis!”

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/13/2015


GoFundMe: Canton Man Who Lost 400 Lbs. Needs Surgery To Remove 40 Lbs. Of Excess Skin

Brian Flemming used to weigh 625 pounds and drank a fifth of vodka every night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/30/2015


Bills Would Codify Emergency Rules For Charity Poker Rooms

New legislation would let charitable gambling events continue in Michigan once emergency rules expire this summer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/09/2015

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Fundraisers To Be Held For Family Of Father, Son Killed In Crash

Support continues to pour in for the family of a New Hudson man and his 9-year-old son who were both killed last week in an early morning accident along Pontiac Trail.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/29/2015

In this handout image provided by NASA,  February 26, 2011 in Space. Discovery, on its 39th and final flight, is carrying the Italian-built Permanent Multipurpose Module (PMM), Express Logistics Carrier 4 (ELC4) and Robonaut 2, the first humanoid robot in space to the International Space Station. (credit: NASA via Getty Images) FILE

Space Camp Online Fundraiser Honors Late Metro Detroit Man

“Every donation will be made in Daniel’s name, ensuring a small part of him goes too.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/18/2014

Water soaked trash at the curb lines the street for pick-up. (WWJ/Jon Hewett)

Concert To Raise Money For Warren Flood Victims

“Some of these families are totally devastated, emotionally devastated…”

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2014

L-R)   Jimmy Powers (97.1 The Ticket), Linda Porter (Ronald McDonald House of Detroit), Laura Fenlon (Jon's mom), Joan Matthews (volunteer for the Foundation) Matt Romkey (Beaumont Hospital) Jesse Weaver (Foundation V.P.), and Mike Fenlon (Jon's dad)  with check donated by the Jon Fenlon Foundation to  97.1 The Ticket/Beaumont Hospital Student Heart Check Program. (WWJ/Deborah Spatafora)

Jon Fenlon Foundation Raises Thousands For Student Heart Check Program

The 2014 Jon Fenlon Foundation Golf Outing raised thousands of dollars, of which, $5,200 will benefit the 97. 1 The Ticket Student Heart Check Program.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/02/2014