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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - FEBRUARY 02: Kicker Steven Hauschka #4 of the Seattle Seahawks kicks off to start the game against the Denver Broncos in the first quarter during Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium on February 2, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Houston Kicker Gets Surprise Scholarship [VIDEO]

Every so often we need to spread some good news when it comes to college athletics.

97.1 The Ticket–04/29/2014

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Best Cities For Black Friday Shopping

While many other consumers will simply avoid holiday crowds at shopping malls or even wait until Cyber Monday, retail stores across the nation will be buzzing with activity on the day after Thanksgiving. The following are five of the best American cities for Black Friday deals.

11/05/2013

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NASA Astronaut To Attend Summer Skies At Macomb

NASA astronaut and Michigan native Andrew “Drew” Feustel will attend the Summer Skies at Macomb star party at 7:30 p.m. Eastern time Friday, June 14, at Macomb Community College’s South Campus in Warren.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/10/2013

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Old Big East To Become ‘American Athletic Conference’

The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.

04/04/2013

2012 NBA All-Star Game (Getty Images/Mike Ehrmann)

East All-Stars-West All-Stars Preview

The last All-Star game in Houston was a glimpse of what Miami Heat games would become.
LeBron James scored 29 points and was the MVP.

97.1 The Ticket–02/17/2013

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The Very Best of Everything in 2012

As the end of year nears it is time to take a moment to look back to see what made the top of the best of lists for 2012. Other than the presidential election there have been many other battles this year to score a number one spot in the United States. Companies, writers, public relation experts and cities have all been vying for the golden top spot.

12/01/2012

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Burroughs Acquires Absolute ATM Services, Inc.

Plymouth-based Burroughs Inc. Tuesday announced the acquisition of Houston, Texas-based Absolute ATM Services Inc.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/04/2012

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DTE Energy Part Of New Pipeline For Shale Gas

The Detroit utility holding company DTE Energy, Calgary, Alberta-based Enbridge Inc. and Houston, Texas-based Spectra Energy Corp. (NYSE: SE) Monday announced a partnership to develop a new pipeline to move growing supplies of natural gas developed from Utica shale formations in Ohio to markets in the Midwest, including Ohio, Michigan and Ontario.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/04/2012

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Opinion: Romney’s Speech To NAACP A Cynical Play For White Votes

Romney had an opportunity to open a dialogue with the NAACP. Instead he talked about denying civil rights to a civil rights organization and spoke in condescending and paternalistic terms about being a better president for African Americans than Barack Obama. It was a clear and cynical play for white votes.

07/12/2012

MILWAUKEE, WI - JANUARY 12: Tayshaun Prince #22 of the Detroit Pistons dunks on a fast break against the Milwaukee Bucks during the NBA game on January 12, 2012 at the Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. NOTE TO USER:  User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  Mandatory Copyright Notice:  Copyright 2012 NBAE (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Rockets Beat Pistons 97-80

Tayshaun Prince scored 20 points, Ben Gordon had 18 and Rodney Stuckey added 16 off the bench for the Pistons, who’ve dropped eight of nine.

97.1 The Ticket–01/18/2012

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