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

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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


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

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Lansing May Cut Ties With Russian City Over Anti-Gay Policy

Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero said Russia’s anti-gay policies are “abhorrent” …

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/23/2013

Snowden Should Get Asylum In America [BLOG]

He was fired from the private security firm where he worked. Isn’t that enough? Why is he facing espionage charges?

CBS Detroit–07/03/2013

Members of a police S.W.A.T. team search through a neighborhood in Watertown as they search for 19-year-old bombing suspect Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev on April 19, 2013 in Watertown, Massachusetts. After a car chase and shoot out with police, one suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing, Tamerlan Tsarnaev, 26, was shot and killed by police early morning April 19, and a manhunt is underway for his brother and second suspect, 19-year-old Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev. The two men are suspects in the bombings at the Boston Marathon on April 15, that killed three people and wounded at least 170. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

A Search For Answers In The Boston Bombings

Could the root of the bombings in Boston be in the war-torn Russian region of Chechnya?

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/19/2013

This one is NOT the Titanic II, it's Inspiration Mars.

Matt’s Favorites: LTU Meeting NOW, 16 Months To Mars And Back With Your Spouse, Info On The Russian Meteor, Titanic II And Much More

Why of COURSE there’s still time to get your butt over to Lawrence Technological University for Thursday morning’s meeting on the whole “bring your own device” controversy when it comes to corporate networks. But hurry! Thing starts at 8. LTU is at 21000 W. 10 Mile Road in Southfield.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/27/2013


Matt’s Favorites: More Meteor Madness, Crashproof Computer, LA Times Malware

And what’s the latest buzz in the ever-growing field of technology? You can find it right here.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/17/2013

CBS Video: Meteorites Slam Into Russia, Injure Over 400

A meteor streaked across the sky above Russia’s Ural Mountains on Friday morning, causing sharp explosions and injuring more than 400 people, many of them hurt by broken glass.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/15/2013