Mich. Soldier Among Those Killed In Afghan Helicopter Crash

WWJ has learned Wednesday morning that one of the 22 Navy SEALs killed over the weekend in Afghanistan is from Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/10/2011


Conyers Among Congressmen Suing Obama Over Strikes In Libya

A bipartisan group of 10 lawmakers, including Michigan’s John Conyers, is suing President Obama for taking military action against Libya without war authorization.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/15/2011

Chaka Khan, Macy Gray (Getty Images)

Chaka Khan, Macy Gray To Headline Detroit River Days

The musical lineup has been announced for the 5th Annual Detroit River Days festival, featuring an outstanding mix of Grammy-winning artists Chaka Khan, Macy Gray and WAR, along with some of metro Detroit’s best musical acts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/02/2011

Look For Gas Prices To Increase

With summer just around the corner, you may want to beef up your gasoline budget.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/03/2011


Selfridge Military Air Museum Now Open On Weekends

Selfridge Military Air Museum officials recently announced their 2011 general public hours of operation for their Museum and Air Park.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2011

Soldier From Saginaw Killed In Afghanistan

A soldier from Saginaw who died when insurgents in Afghanistan attacked his vehicle with a rocket-propelled grenade is being remembered as a talented artist with a big heart.


Michigan Soldier Killed In Afghanistan

A Michigan soldier has been killed in Afghanistan.  Reports say that 36-year old Army Staff Sgt. Matt West of Gaylord died Monday while on duty.


Obama: US Combat In Iraq Over, 'Time To Turn Page'

Claiming no victory, President Barack Obama formally ended the U.S. combat role in Iraq after seven long years of bloodshed, declaring firmly Tuesday night: “It is time to turn the page.” Now, he said, the […]


Obama To Address Nation To Mark End Of Iraq Combat

President Barack Obama will address the nation from the Oval Office and visit troops at Fort Bliss, Texas, on Tuesday to mark the end of U.S. combat operations in Iraq.


4 U.S. Troops Killed in Afghanistan

(CBS/AP) Four U.S. troops were killed in fighting in eastern and southern Afghanistan on Sunday, and a former guerrilla leader who battled Soviet invaders decades ago was killed by a roadside bomb in the country’s […]