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A vacant home in Detroit's Brightmoor neighborhood. (WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas)

Report: Flint, Detroit More Blighted Than Post-Katrina New Orleans

A new report suggests that Flint and Detroit suffer from more blight than New Orleans in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/21/2012

The University of Michigan central campus.

UM’s Student-Led Social Venture Fund Makes Second Investment This Year

The Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan’s Stephen M. Ross School of Business announced today its Social Venture Fund has closed an investment in Jack & Jake’s, a sustainable food provider based in Louisiana.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/09/2012

(WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas)

Vice President Biden Addresses Black Journalists

Vice President Joe Biden addressed thousands of journalists in New Orleans Wednesday night saying the new Republican Party refuses to cooperate even on issues the old GOP embraced.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/21/2012

Tight end Brandon Pettigrew #87 of the Detroit Lions is seperated from strong safety Roman Harper #41 of the New Orleans Saints after a play at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on December 4, 2011 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Night Of Entertainment For Lions Fans

The Detroit Lions are in New Orleans getting ready to play their first playoff game in years against the New Orleans Saints Saturday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/07/2012

U of M running back Fitzgerald Toussaint (File photo/Getty Images)

U of M Is All Business Entering Sugar Bowl

The Michigan Wolverines are hoping for a sweet finish to their trip to New Orleans Tuesday night.

97.1 The Ticket–01/03/2012


Deal Doubles Size, Reach Of Novi’s ITC Holdings

ITC Holdings Corp. (NYSE: ITC) Monday announced a deal with a New Orleans utility holding company that will roughly double the size and geographic reach of ITC’s electric grid assets.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2011

Quarterback Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions calls out a signal to the line during a game against the New Orleans Saints. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

New Orleans 31, Lions 17

Matt Stafford threw for 408 yards but the Detroit Lions fall to the New Orleans Saints 31-17 Sunday night.

97.1 The Ticket–12/05/2011

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Uphill Battle For Lions Vs. Saints

Ndamukong Suh’s lack of poise may have seriously hurt the Detroit Lions’ playoff chances.

97.1 The Ticket–12/04/2011


Did Mark Ingram Jr Get Fat?

Trading cards now feature “event” worn jersey’s by athletes. Little do people know is when the players actually wore the jersey.

97.1 The Ticket–05/20/2011

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Mayor Bing Viewing New Orleans’ Recovery

Mayor Dave Bing, working on plans to reshape Detroit neighborhoods, was getting a walking tour of New Orleans to observe how that city is recovering.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/14/2011