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13-Year-Old Boy Ruled Competent For Trial In Fatal Playground Stabbing

A judge says a 13-year-old boy is competent for trial in the fatal stabbing of a 9-year-old boy at a west Michigan playground.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/14/2015

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Prosecutors: Michigan Woman Had Inappropriate Relationship With New Jersey Boy She Met Playing Video Games When He Was 11

The 44-year-old allegedly traveled from Michigan to New Jersey last December to meet the boy and bring him several gifts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/05/2015

Floyd Mayweather of Grand Rapids fights Manny Pacquiao at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada Saturday night. 

Lesson And Leach On MayPac: Biggest Farce In Boxing History?

Jeff Lesson and Dan Leach talk MayPac – fight or farce?

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/03/2015

King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands wave from the Noordeinde palace balcony on September 16, 2014 in The Hague, Netherlands. The Dutch King officially opens the parliamentary year by reading a speech outlining the government plans for the year ahead. (Photo by Jasper Juinen/Getty Images)

Netherlands King, Queen Plan Visit To Michigan

Dutch Ambassador Rudolf Bekink says the visit “underscores the friendship” between the two countries.


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Security Stepped Up At Grand Rapids Airport Following Bomb Threat

Officials say security has been stepped up at Gerald R. Ford International Airport in western Michigan following a bomb threat.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/18/2015

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Plane Traveling From Grand Rapids Lands At Chicago’s O’Hare Without Landing Gear

Federal Aviation Administration officials say a regional GoJet flight from Grand Rapids to Chicago reported its gear indicator light was on as it was approaching the airport and the nose gear was still in its up position.

CBS Detroit–03/14/2015

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State Shuts Down In-Home Day Care Amid Death Investigation

Reports say the state revoked the center’s license after inspectors found 11 rule violations.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/26/2015

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State Shuts Down In-Home Day Care Amid Child Death Investigation

Investigators are working to determine where and how the child died.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/26/2015

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Boy, 13, Pulled From Lake After Falling Through Ice While Chasing After Dog

A 13-year-old boy has been pulled from a western Michigan lake after he fell through thin ice while trying to catch his dog.

CBS Detroit–02/09/2015

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Man In Police Shootout Dies After Life Support Is Removed

Alan James died Saturday, nine days after he was shot while exchanging gunfire with police in a Grand Rapids suburb.

CBS Detroit–02/07/2015