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Study: Children Exposed To Violent Video Games Retain Aggressive Behavior, Thoughts

Pediatrician Dr. Kim Guiliano at the Cleveland Clinic Children’s Medical Center says parents are still the first line of defense.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/13/2014

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

Running back Ray Rice #27 of the Baltimore Ravens (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Keidel: Ray Rice Another Crack In NFL Shield

Even by the pro athlete’s subterranean standards, the Ray Rice video was shocking. He made no effort to heal or cradle or care for his unconscious fiancee.

02/21/2014

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Flint Mayor Meets With Obama At White House

Flint Mayor Dayne Walling is among 18 mayors who met with President Barack Obama to discuss strategies to reduce youth violence.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/28/2013

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Mich. Student Safety Hotline Awaits Final Vote

Gov. Rick Snyder signed a budget bill this month that includes money to develop and run the OK-2-SAY hotline, which would provide for anonymous reporting of threats and violence.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/14/2013

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Families Invited To Detroit Meeting On Youth Violence

Members of a Detroit task force say young people are dying because they use violence as their go-to method for settling disputes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2013

This sign advertises custom R.I.P. memorial t-shirts at a Detroit intersection. (Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Rest In Peace: T-Shirt Biz Makes Money Off Crime Victims In Detroit

He said the shirts — worn at vigils, funerals and demonstrations — fill about 85 percent of his orders today.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/30/2013

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Michigan Aims To Identify Health Risk Behaviors

Michigan is rolling out new guidelines designed to help health providers better identify teens with high-risk behaviors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/24/2013

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Detroit Gets $1.5M Grant To Fight Youth Violence

Detroit is getting some crime-fighting help from the federal government.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/09/2012

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AG Holder’s Children-Violence Task Force In Detroit

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder’s task force on children exposed to violence is holding its last public hearing this week in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/23/2012

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