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Wayne State University's Tom Adams Field. (credit: Bill Szumaski/WWJ)

Detroit’s Wayne State University Listed Among ‘Safest College Campuses’ In U.S.

“Wayne State — regardless of what people think…has always been a safe college.”

15 hours ago

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Few Psychiatric Services Available; The Post-Prison Struggle To Acclimate

“The prison population, over 50 percent are either drug addicted or chronically mentally ill — they get very limited treatment.”

07/24/2015

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Juvenile Lifers: Michigan Ranks Among Top For Sentencing Teens To Life In Prison

“There are precious few in the community to help people make the adjustment in the real world.”

CBS Detroit–07/22/2015

captured by @bryanminear

Seen in Detroit: June 4 – June 10

Each week, CBS 62’s Detroit Proud will deliver photos captured by local Detroiters. This week features pictures from the Downtown Hoedown, The Pixies, Detroit Street Art & Landmarks, and MORE!  Tag your photos of local […]

06/11/2015

Protesters march during a rally for raising the minimum wage to $15. (Sandra McNeill/WWJ)

“Fight For $15″ Brings Hundreds To Rally For Higher Minimum Wage

In 1973 … I was making $5 an hour; this is 2015, Michigan is still $8.40 – you think about it,” he said.

CBS Detroit–04/15/2015

Spirit of Detroit captured by @jschlick30

Seen in Detroit: April 9-15

Each week, Detroit Proud will deliver photos captured by local Detroiters. Tag your photos of local happenings with #DetroitProud or #SeenInDetroit for your chance to have your photography featured in an upcoming post! Click HERE to see last […]

04/15/2015

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Lily Tomlin Adds Name To List Opposed To Use Of Dogs In Medical Research At Wayne State

Calling the research “senseless,” Tomlin urges the use of dogs in cardiac research be put to an end.

CBS Detroit–04/08/2015

EveryKidMatters

Every Kid Matters: Providing Kids With An Environment In Which They Can Thrive

“How do we get people thinking about planting trees rather than cutting them all down?” asked Bartik.

CBS Detroit–03/25/2015

Texting while driving

“I Used To Think I Was Pretty Good At Texting And Driving,” Said Student Using Driving Simulator, Striking Pedestrian

It was a sobering lesson Wednesday for students on the campus of WSU as Allstate brought a driving simulator to teach kids the dangers of texting and driving.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/01/2014

In this handout image made available by the photographer American journalist Steven Sotloff (Center with black helmet) talks to Libyan rebels on the Al Dafniya front line, 25 km west of Misrata on June 02, 2011 in Misrata, Libya. Sotloff was kidnapped in August 2013 near Aleppo, Syria and was recently shown on a jihadist video in which fellow US journalist James Foley was executed. In the video the militant form the Islamic State (IS) threatens to kill Sotloff next if the US continues its aerial campaign against the insurgency. (Photo by Etienne de Malglaive via Getty Images)

They’ve Demonstrated Their Willingness To Kill Americans Says WSU Prof Of ISIS

Pearson says there’s a long political tradition of be-headings — which includes the French Revolution in the 18th Century, as well as in the 1950’s in Iraq.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/02/2014

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