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Police: Woman Struck By Several Cars In Fatal Hit And Run Near Telegraph

DETROIT (WWJ) – An investigation continues on Detroit’s west side Thursday night where a woman was hit and killed after being struck by several cars. 179 more words


Michigan Senate OKs Medicaid Tax Plan, Flurry Of Other Bills

By DAVID EGGERT/Associated Press

LANSING, Mich. (AP) – The Michigan Senate set the stage for a showdown with Gov. Rick Snyder over a proposed overhaul of Medicaid financing and approved a slew of other bills Thursday, the final day of voting before the postelection “lame duck” period. 604 more words


Man Arraigned In Fatal Shooting Of Wife During 911 Call [Audio]

MACOMB TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WWJ/AP) – A 44-year-old suburban Detroit man has been arraigned in the death of his 38-year-old wife who was on a call with 911 when she was fatally shot. 166 more words


New Initiative Trains Prisoners For Post-Prison Careers

DETROIT (WWJ) – It’s a novel idea in the city of Detroit — a program to train prisoners to help demolish the city’s thousands of abandoned homes. 203 more words


EPA Inspector General: Flint Water Crisis Should Have Generated Greater Sense Of Urgency

LANSING (WWJ) – Could the EPA have done something sooner to protect the people of Flint?

The Environmental Protection Agency’s internal watchdog, Inspector General Arthur Elkin, says the agency should have acted sooner to respond to the lead-contaminated-water crisis in Flint. 155 more words


Running Late? Check In Real Time To See Which DDOT Bus You Can Catch

DETROIT (WWJ) – You can now track your city bus in real-time through an online map. The Detroit Department of Transportation has launched a new webpage that features a map that tracks the location of every in-service bus. 60 more words


Long Lines Don't Dampen Spirits Waiting To Board The USS Detroit

DETROIT (WWJ) – The wait grew to over four hours Wednesday as metro Detroiters were awarded the rare opportunity to tour a Navy ship.

Barbara Smith from Dearborn emerged from the USS Detroit, with her husband Scott, beaming ear to ear and brimming with information about the ship: 214 more words