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Q&A With Former Russian Hockey Player Vyacheslav ‘Slava’ Fetisov On “Red Army”

“Red Army” revolves around Vyacheslav “Slava” Fetisov – the captain, leader, and soul of the hockey squad. While you’ll find the perfunctory highlights and archived evidence of Russia’s hockey acumen, the film is wonderfully spliced by sidebars between Fetisov and director Gabe Polsky.

01/22/2015

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Pint-sized Ping Pong Player Push Video Gets Thug Life Treatment

The mood took an unexpected turn during a youth table tennis match. This video surfaced back in November, but now it’s got a new hilarious spin on it. (pun intended)

01/21/2015

The local Robocruisers E won  the bronze medal at the World Robot Olympiad in Russia. (Source: Lawrence Technological University)

Michigan Students Capture Bronze Medal At World Robot Olympiad

Students from Michigan have won the bronze medal in the World Robot Olympiad in Sochi, Russia.

CBS Detroit–11/25/2014

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)

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

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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

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