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How To DIY Safely

From simple home repairs to high-scale improvements, DIY projects can provide an enjoyable experience and rewarding results.

07/16/2014

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Company Recalls School Buses Due To Steering And Fuel Issues

Georgia-based Blue Bird is recalling 2,500 of its All-American school buses, as well as some transit buses, to fix a problem that could make steering more difficult.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/05/2014

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Detroit Man, 44, Killed While Lighting Firework

Instead of shooting toward the sky, the fireworks shot out horizontally about 10:30 p.m. Friday on the city’s west side.

07/05/2014

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Doctors: Firework-Related Injuries On The Rise, Public Urged To Use Extreme Caution

Last year, there was a 50 percent increase in fireworks-related injuries, the biggest jump being in kids under the age of five.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/03/2014

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Snyder Signs Laws Targeting Drive-By Shootings

People who intentionally shoot from a vehicle get up to four years in prison if they endanger another’s safety.

CBS Detroit–06/23/2014

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Are Self-Driving Cars Legal?

Autonomous vehicle developers are testing self-driving cars on public streets, but don’t expect to buy your own just yet.

06/23/2014

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Guide To 2014 Detroit Fireworks

Hundreds of thousands of spectators will line the shores of the Detroit River to enjoy the 56th annual Ford Fireworks on Monday, June 23.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/19/2014

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Detroit Named No. 1 Safest City…From Natural Disasters

Based on six categories of weather statistics from the NOAA, Detroit is the nation’s safest city from natural disasters.

CBS Detroit–06/02/2014

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Following Recent Events, Water Safety Being Stressed More And More

Boaters should be aware of their surroundings — how deep the water is, especially if they’re out on a lake.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/02/2014

Think You Can Swim? Red Cross Says Half Don’t Meet Swimming Standards

A survey conducted by the Red Cross showed that the majority of Americans say that they have what it takes to be strong swimmers, but 54 percent can’t display critical water safety skills.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/23/2014

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