Lansing Mulls Kelsey’s Law To Ban Cell Phone Use Among Teen Drivers

There’s a push in Lansing to keep young drivers off the phone when they’re behind the wheel.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2012

CDC: Teen Drinking And Driving Down 54% Since 1991

The percentage of teens in high school who drove when they had been drinking alcohol decreased by 54 percent between 1991 and 2011, according to a Vital Signs study released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2012

Takunda Mavima (Booking Photo)

Teen Gets Prison Term For Deadly Drunken Crash

A teenager has received a prison term for a drunken driving crash on a West Michigan expressway exit ramp that killed two of his high school classmates.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/12/2012

Members of FIRST Robotics test "Cy-ber Young," a robot that will throw out the first pitch as the Detroit Tigers take on the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday, Aug. 22 at Comerica Park. (Credit: Dan Ernst)

Robot To Throw First Pitch At Detroit Tigers Game

A robot developed by Detroit-area high school students will toss out the first pitch at Wednesday night’s Detroit Tigers game against the Toronto Blue Jays.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/21/2012

2 Teens Critical, 3 Stable After Crash In Lake Orion

Two Oakland County teenagers are in critical condition and three others are recovering after an accident near Lake Orion Monday afternoon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/14/2012

Shane Harlan (Facebook Photo)

Teen Party Host Pleads Guilty To Alcohol Charges After Fatal Crash

An 18-year-old who hosted a party at his apartment before a crash on a West Michigan expressway that left two young people dead faces up to 30 days in jail after pleading guilty in the case.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2012

Shane Harlan (Facebook Photo)

Teen Charged In Relation To Fatal Crash Fueled By Alcohol

An 18-year-old who authorities say hosted a party at his apartment before a crash on a West Michigan expressway that left two young people dead is facing charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/14/2012

Teen Hides Under Bed, Calls 911 During Home Invasion

The 13-year-old girl hid under the bed and relayed information to dispatchers about the intruders in her home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/16/2011

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Marijuana Use Rises Among Teens While Alcohol Use Hits Historic Lows

A new University of Michigan survey suggests more teens are smoking pot while less of them are drinking.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/14/2011


FDA Debates Over-The-Counter Morning-After Pill For Young Teens

The government is considering whether it’s OK for young teenagers to buy emergency contraception without a prescription.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/07/2011