Blackmail: Michigan Women Among Those Threatened By Release Of Nude Photos

Federal prosecutors in Detroit have charged a Long Island man, after 15 young women said he threatened to release nude or unflattering photos of them unless they sent some more to him.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/23/2013

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Report: Michigan Women Still Make Less Then Men

For every dollar a man makes in Michigan, a woman makes 74 cents, according to a study.



Is This The Most Intense Girl Fight Ever?

Everyone loves a good cat fight right?

97.1 The Ticket–04/02/2013


Abortion Clinics Need License, Check For Coercion

Michigan abortion clinics will need a state license and must check to make sure women are not being bullied or pressured into getting an abortion under a new law that took effect Sunday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2013

A view of Houghton, including the Michigan Technological University campus, from Hancock. Matt Roush photo.

Michigan Tech Pinpoints How Men, Women Handle Stress Differently

Men and women handle stress differently. Most people probably would agree with that statement, but researchrs at Michigan Technological University are pinpointing the physiological reasons behind what is, indeed, fact.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/27/2013

Legislature Sees New Abortion-Related Proposals

The Michigan legislature is seeing new abortion-related proposals that would prohibit some insurance coverage of the procedures and mandate ultrasound examinations.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2013


Survey Uncovers Women’s Thoughts About Super Bowl

A recent survey of more than 4,000 women uncovered their thoughts on everything from which Coach Harbaugh is sexier, to predictions on which team will win the Super Bowl.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/02/2013

WSU campus (Wikimedia Commons)

Wayne State Docs Seek Method To ID Women At HIgh Risk Of Stroke

A team of Wayne State University School of Medicine physicians will seek to develop methods to better identify women at increased risk for stroke using a new type of professional education grant.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/27/2013

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Metro Detroiters Divided As U.S. Military Lifts Ban On Women In Combat

Metro Detroiters are left divided as news spread that the Pentagon is lifting its ban on women serving in combat.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/24/2013

Legislature OKs New Restrictions On Abortions

The Michigan Legislature gave final approval early Friday to a set of abortion regulations that supporters described as protecting women but opponents denounced as a backdoor assault on the right to terminate pregnancy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/14/2012