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Workers To Begin Laying First Segments Of Rail For M-1 Track

September 27, 2014
Workers To Begin Laying First Segments Of Rail For M-1 Track

DETROIT (WWJ) — A new phase begins Monday for Detroit’s new streetcar project. M-1 rail crews will begin dragging the first pieces of 560 foot, four-ton sections of rail into place along the downtown portion of the Woodward Avenue route. The steel rail was delivered and welded in early September. The placement will mark the first [...]

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First Person To Get iPhone 6 Drops It On Live TV [VIDEO]

September 19, 2014
First Person To Get iPhone 6 Drops It On Live TV [VIDEO]

By: Evan Jankens @kingofthekc The wait and anticipation is finally over, lives can start again, the rejoicing can commence: The iPhone 6 was released to the public Friday morning. Apple fans have been waiting in long, long lines for weeks now. To be the first guy in line takes a ton of dedication. Personally, I’m  not [...]

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Green Leads Michigan Past RedHawks, 34-10, After Disappointing First Half

September 14, 2014
Green Leads Michigan Past RedHawks, 34-10, After Disappointing First Half

NOAH TRISTER, AP Sports Writer ANN ARBOR (AP) — Derrick Green ran for 137 yards and two touchdowns, and Michigan overcame three first-half turnovers to beat Miami (Ohio) 34-10 on Saturday. The Wolverines (2-1) held the RedHawks (0-3) to eight first downs, but it wasn’t a particularly impressive win against a Miami team that has [...]

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Lawrence DeLisle Grants First In-Depth Interview Since Driving Kids Into The Detroit River; Blames Car

September 8, 2014
Lawrence DeLisle Grants First In-Depth Interview Since Driving Kids Into The Detroit River; Blames Car

By Christy Strawser, CBS Detroit DETROIT (CBS Detroit) When he was initially contacted by WWJ’s Roberta Jasina to tell his story on the 25th anniversary of the night his four children met a watery death in the Detroit River, Lawrence DeLisle declined to offer any details. From his prison cell, he wrote Jasina a letter [...]

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Verlander, Tigers Stall As Salazar Pitches First Shutout In Indians’ 7-0 Win

September 4, 2014
Verlander, Tigers Stall As Salazar Pitches First Shutout In Indians’ 7-0 Win

CLEVELAND (AP) – Danny Salazar pitched his first career shutout, scattering eight hits, and the Cleveland Indians beat the Detroit Tigers 7-0 on Wednesday night. Salazar (6-6), who has pitched 17 consecutive scoreless innings, was given a loud ovation by the sparse crowd of 11,739 when he took the mound for the ninth. The fans [...]

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Michigan’s minimum wage takes first step up

September 1, 2014
Michigan’s minimum wage takes first step up

Mya Hill is getting a small raise today, and it couldn’t come at a better time. Hill, 24, is making $ 7.70 an hour and will receive a 45-cents-an-hour bump when the state’s minimum wage of $ 7.40 increases to $ 8.15 an hour on Labor Day. Metro/State News RSS from The Detroit News

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Miss Texas Throws Worse First Pitch Than 50 Cent [VIDEO]

August 18, 2014
Miss Texas Throws Worse First Pitch Than 50 Cent [VIDEO]

By: Evan Jankens @kingofthekc Throwing the first pitch at a professional baseball game has become a minor obsession of mine. I’ve always wanted to be able to throw out the first pitch at a Tigers game, so I guess you can just say I am jealous of all these celebs. 50 cent threw out arguably [...]

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David Price Pitches Gem In First Start For Tigers At Comerica

August 17, 2014
David Price Pitches Gem In First Start For Tigers At Comerica

By Ashley Dunkak @AshleyDunkak COMERICA PARK (CBS DETROIT) – When Detroit Tigers starting pitcher David Price saw manager Brad Ausmus striding toward the mound in the eighth inning Saturday, Price figured his night was done. The newest addition to Detroit’s rotation, Price had pitched a gem against the Seattle Mariners, allowing only one run in more than [...]

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Pistons’ Drummond Survives First Round Of Team USA Cuts

August 5, 2014
Pistons’ Drummond Survives First Round Of Team USA Cuts

BRIAN MAHONEY, AP Basketball Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. men’s national team cut John Wall, Bradley Beal and Paul Millsap on Monday, a person with knowledge of the details said, leaving the roster at 16 players. With Paul George lost to a broken right leg, the Americans will have to drop four more [...]

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Miami Hurricanes Get New Helmets; Players Act Like They Saw First Naked Woman [VIDEO]

July 30, 2014
Miami Hurricanes Get New Helmets; Players Act Like They Saw First Naked Woman [VIDEO]

By: Evan Jankens @kingofthekc I’m still in shock as I write this post so bear with me. The Miami Hurricanes have new uniforms this season, courtesy of Nike. These uniforms were first unveiled in April, but today Nike released a detailed look at their new helmets. I have to admit these are the coolest helmets [...]

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