Police Arrest Man Who Beat, Carjacked WWII Vet In Detroit

A man who police say assaulted and carjacked an 86-year-old World War II veteran is behind bars Friday morning.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/02/2012

vanhouts in aurburnhills

Local Iraq Vet’s Family Gets Early Christmas

Christmas comes early for a local Iraq war veteran and her family.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/22/2011

Army Vet Loses Appeal Over Verbal Abuse Verdict

A federal appeals court agrees that a U.S. Army veteran doesn’t deserve millions of dollars because co-workers in suburban Detroit mocked him for his disabilities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/14/2011

The USS Shaw explodes during the Japanese raid on Pearl Harbor December 7, 1941. (Credit: National Archive/Getty Images)

Veteran Remembers Pearl Harbor Bombing On 70th Anniversary Of Attack

Pearl Harbor happened on this date, December 7, 70 years ago, but one metro Detroit veteran remembers it like yesterday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/07/2011

Louis Zamperini (Courtesy: Angels' Place)

Foundation Honors Veteran While Raising Money For Charity

A non-profit organization is hoping to benefit from the celebrity of a World War II Veteran for their annual fundraising dinner.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2011

Fieger, Geoffrey

“The Hurt Locker” Director And Writer Look To Have Veteran’s Lawsuit Dismissed

The director and screenwriter of the Oscar Award winning film“The Hurt Locker” have asked a judge in Los Angeles to dismiss an Iraq war veteran’s lawsuit alleging the film is based on him.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/03/2011

Michigan Man Caught With Gun At Airport

A judge ordered a Michigan man held on $25,000 bail after he allegedly tried to board an airplane in Chicago with a loaded handgun.


Officer Arrested On Suspected DUI

Detroit police are investigating one of their own.


Police Look For Why Iraq War Vet Killed Family, Self

An Iraq war veteran who police say shot and killed his pregnant wife and young daughter before turning the gun on himself left behind no clues to explain what might have prompted the bloodshed, investigators […]




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