CBS62logoNEW2013_blue_final_header_White wwj950-sm2011b 971-ticket-35smb 35h_CBSSportsRad_Detroit

russia

People attend a rally against Russia on Kiev's Independence square on March 2, 2014. Ukraine said Sunday it would call up all military reservists after President Vladimir Putin's threat to invade Russia's neighbour drew a blunt response from US President Barack Obama. The stark escalation in what threatens to become the worst crisis in relations since the Cold War came as pro-Russian forces seized control of key government buildings and airports in the strategic Crimean peninsula. (AFP PHOTO / LOUISA GOULIAMAKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Local Ukrainian Speaks About Recent Conflicts: ‘The West Is Appeasing Russia’

“We need to understand that there isn’t some sort of negotiation or compromise with Putin,” Boris Potapenko said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/19/2014

Rubicon Genomics

Rubicon Genomics Adds New Distributors For DNA Library Prep Kits

Rubicon Genomics Inc. announced that it has partnered with additional distributors to expand availability of its DNA library preparation products, including its ThruPLEX-FD Prep Kits and PicoPLEX DNA-seq Kits for use with Illumina next-generation sequencing systems.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2014

People attend a rally against Russia on Kiev's Independence square on March 2, 2014. Ukraine said Sunday it would call up all military reservists after President Vladimir Putin's threat to invade Russia's neighbour drew a blunt response from US President Barack Obama. The stark escalation in what threatens to become the worst crisis in relations since the Cold War came as pro-Russian forces seized control of key government buildings and airports in the strategic Crimean peninsula. (AFP PHOTO / LOUISA GOULIAMAKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Aggression In Kiev Raises Concern For Local Ukrainians

There are about 40,000 Ukrainians in the Detroit area.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/02/2014

SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 18: Pavel Datsyuk #13 of Russia falls to the ice after tripping over a broken stick against Norway during the Men's Ice Hockey Qualification Playoff game on day eleven of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Bolshoy Ice Dome on February 18, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Datsyuk Declines To Talk, Letting His Play Speak

Pavel Datsyuk wants to play, not talk.

97.1 The Ticket–02/18/2014

T.J. Oshie #74 of the United States celebrates with teammates Ryan Callahan #24 and Paul Stastny #26 after scoring on a shootout against Sergei Bobrovski #72 of Russia to win the Men's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A game on day eight of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Bolshoy Ice Dome on February 15, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Oshie Goal Leads U.S. To 3-2 Shootout Win Over Russia

T.J. Oshie scored four times in the shootout and got the winner in the eighth round, leading the United States past Russia 3-2 Saturday in the thrilling revival of an Olympic hockey rivalry.

97.1 The Ticket–02/15/2014

ANN ARBOR, MI - JANUARY 01: Pavel Datsyuk #13 of the Detroit Red Wings looks to avoid Frazer McLaren #38 of the Toronto Maple Leafs in the second period during the 2014 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic at Michigan Stadium on January 1, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Olympic Hockey: Russia Practices Without Datsyuk

The Russians are practicing for the first time since NHL players arrived for the Olympics, and captain Pavel Datsyuk is the only skater not on the ice.

97.1 The Ticket–02/10/2014

ANN ARBOR, MI - JANUARY 01: Pavel Datsyuk #13 of the Detroit Red Wings takes the ice during the 2014 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic at Michigan Stadium on January 1, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Toronto won the game 3-2 in a shootout. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Red Wings’ Datsyuk Named Russian Olympic Captain

Detroit Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk has been named captain of Russia’s Olympic hockey team.

97.1 The Ticket–01/15/2014

Olympics Day 16 - Basketball

Should President Obama Boycott The Winter Olympics?

The controversy reportedly stems around the stance that Russia takes on gay and lesbian athletes.

97.1 The Ticket–12/17/2013

Wikimedia Commons photo

Dow Makes Sochi ’14 Carbon Neutral For Athletes, Media and Spectators

Dow Chemical Co. (NYSE: DOW) says it’s offsetting the estimated travel-related greenhouse gas emissions of athletes, media and spectators to the 2014 Winter Olympic Games this winter in Sochi, Russia.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/31/2013

luge

Dow Innovation Helping USA Luge Slide Faster

Dow Chemical Co. said Tuesday it had partnered with Luge USA to re-engineer the team’s sleds leading up to the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/30/2013

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,911 other followers