Ben Carson, former neurosurgeon, addresses the 42nd annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) February 26, 2015 in National Harbor, Maryland. Carson is the author of 'One Nation: What We Can All Do to Save Americas Future' and 'America the Beautiful: Rediscovering What Made This Nation Great'. Conservative activists attended the annual political conference to discuss their agenda. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Famed Neurosurgeon, Detroit-Native Ben Carson Announces White House Campaign

Ben Carson is expected to announce that he will run for the Republican nomination for president.

CBS Detroit–05/04/2015

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Michigan Auto Shop Owner Faces Backlash After Declaring He Won’t Serve Gays

Auto repair shop owner Brian Klawiter says he’s the target of death threats.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/16/2015

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Snyder Condemns GOP Leader’s Anti-Gay Statement

GOP National Committeeman Dave Agema said gay people are seeking health insurance for same-sex partners because they are dying of AIDS and want free medical care.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/12/2013

Equality For Gays Could Come To Vote In Royal Oak

Opponents of a controversial human rights ordinance in the city Royal Oak turned in over 1,200 petition signatures on Tuesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2013

GOP Committeeman Under Fire Over Anti-Gay Facebook Post

A group of young Republican activists are calling for the resignation of Michigan’s Republican National Committeeman over a Facebook post concerning gays and lesbians.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/28/2013

Judge Needs More Time In Unmarried Adoption Case

A federal judge has decided to wait ten days before deciding if a lesbian couple can adopt a child.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/29/2012

Report: Rise In Hate Crimes Against Gays

A new report says hate crimes against homosexual Americans are on the increase. But in Michigan, the number of incidents is declining.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/12/2011


Study: Gay Teens More Prone To Risky Behavior

According to a new government stud, gay, lesbian and bisexual high school students are more likely than their straight classmates to smoke, drink alcohol, or do other risky things such as drug use and attempted suicide.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/06/2011

Report: Assistant AG Banned From UM Campus

Some new developments Thursday in the controversy over an Assistant State Attorney General who has launched an internet  campaign attacking University of Michigan Student Body President Christopher Armstrong.