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"Of drug addiction and remembering Llamas lives. That's the mission behind the run drugs out of town annual fundraiser and walk in Frazier. That took place, Saturday, Connie valley, lost her son to drug addiction a year and a half ago. It's a horrible thing to lose a child to drug addiction, but we loved them, and we want to help other people through our sadness. And to keep his memory alive. She was among thousands of people at the Fraser, highschool, Saturday, taking part in the event put on by fan or families against narcotics. It's a community based program in McComb county for those who are seeking recovery those who are in recovery, and for families affected by addiction. Many people were shirts in honor of loved ones loss to drug addiction hearings begin the US house on P thefts. The chemicals used in many products and, and fire fighting foam used at airports and military bases. The P fast detection act authorizes forty five million dollars for the US Geological Survey to conduct nationwide. Sampling and develop new advanced technologies to detect the chemicals, Michigan congressman, Dan. Kildee is the sponsor of the Bill in the house. Michigan has more known pee sites than any other state, but that's because Michigan developed a comprehensive program to find water contamination. As a result of the Flint water emergency. The updated map shows that pizzas contamination is truly a nationwide problem impacting millions of Americans in hundreds of communities, dick Hafner WJR news as a twenty twenty campaign continues to heat up ABC news asked President Trump how he will appeal to voters who are on the fence about him.
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"Seven sixty WJR news, dick Hafner, President Trump claims complete and total exoneration. Shame. That our country had to go through this. Give me honest. It's a shame that your president has had to go through this for before. I even got elected it began. And it began illegally. And hopefully somebody's gonna look at the other side Robert Mueller special counsel investigation found there was no collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia. The question of obstruction of Justice. No charges were brought by Muller or the attorney general William bar. Bob Constantini, has more on the paragraphs made public in a letter by bar to committee leaders the bottom line, according to the attorney general's summary to congress, quote, the special counsel's investigation did not find Trump campaign or anyone associated with it conspired or coordinated with Russia in its efforts to influence the two thousand sixteen presidential campaign personal lawyer for the president Rudy Giuliani. It's a complete exoneration of the president certainly quite clear, no collusion of any kind, including the entire Trump campaign, which kind of raises the question why did this ever start in the first place? There are people in the Trump circle of aides that have been charged and convicted related to other matters. Bob Costantini, Washington. Democrats will not give up their quest. Against trump. The House Judiciary chairman Jerry Nadler's conclusions raise more questions than the answer. Given.
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"Back with the faults. Seven sixty WJR news, dick Hafner, China, Indonesia, and some airlines around the world have grounded at least for the time being these seven thirty seven Boeing max eight after that second crash involving the best-selling Boeing aircraft in less than five months. Chinese aviation telling the airlines in that country ground all of those max eight aircraft for now regulators in Indonesia say the plane is there would be needed to be inspected before flights resumed some individual airlines are taking similar action. Elsewhere all one hundred fifty seven people on board a seven thirty seven max, eight operated by Ethiopian Airlines were killed when the plane crashed shortly after takeoff on. Sunday in late October of last year, a seven thirty seven max eight flown by lion. Air went down off the coast of Indonesia, both the euro, the Ethiopian Airlines and the lion airplanes were brand new. Both crashed several minutes into the flight the situation threatens to tarnish Boeing's reputation for safety. And of course, it raises doubts about one of the companies most popular jets. Chinese airlines have ninety seven of these max aircraft in service more than a quarter of the total in operation around the world. Boeing is taking steps to minimize the damage it has postponed the debut of its new seven seven seven x jetliner which was scheduled for this week. Here is the CEO of the Ethiopian Airlines from the F FCC toffee controllers. The pilot mentioned. That.
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"I'm dick Hafner WJR news the answer to that is a big gas tax increase. Governor Whitman is first proposed budget will propose phasing in a forty five cents per gallon fuel tax increase to fix the roads. It would also add more than five hundred million dollars and new classroom spending to benefit k through twelve schools. We'll find out exactly what the details are in this in a proposal to Lansing lawmakers today. And then she'll go on the road to try to sell this idea to the public in the coming weeks. The forty five cent gas tax increase would be phased in over three intervals beginning in October. According to the office the rate would rise again in April of twenty twenty and be phased in fully by October of next year. The gas tax plan would generate upwards of two billion. Dollars a year in additional revenue for roads, which is near the two point two billion recommended by a commission created by former governor Snyder, a news conference will be held in Lansing today were attorney general Dana Nessel will announce charges in a two year old missing person case, that's Danielle's disliking the AG's office bring murder charges against the suspect Floyd Galloway and the disappearance of disliking who went missing December second twenty sixteen after she left her job in Southfield Galloway also worked at the building as a guard Galloway is in prison for rape and attempted murder. The public visitation in private funeral is now planned for Ted Lindsay visitation, which will be private family and close friends will be Thursday at the AJ Desmond funeral home in Royal Oak. Then they'll be a public visitation at Little Caesars arena in Detroit Friday from nine to seven then a private funeral. Mass will be at the Saint Andrew Catholic church in Rochester that'll be Saturday morning for. For Ted Lindsay who died at the age of ninety three one of the devastating tornadoes that roared through Alabama was packing one hundred seventy mile an hour winds Leshan Wilson says she and her family had to hunker down. And only had a matter of seconds to do. It looked at the TV, and it said seventy miles per hour winds and thinking, okay, we can make this we've been through hurricanes who've been through strong winds before. And right at that moment. Ninety a minute later tower went out if actual death toll is twenty three it appears the US Senate is about to follow the house's lead and defeat President Trump's declaration of a national emergency to build the wall. However, the president has vowed to veto that action. If the Senate says, no General Motors is ending production Lordstown plant in Ohio tomorrow two days earlier than previously expected. That's when the plant will turn out the last Chevy Cruz at large town, the UAW has sued to try to block it. A Japanese court has granted bail to former Nissan chairman Carlos gone. He has been in jail for more than three months in Tokyo after his arrest for financial crimes Southwest Airlines is launching its service to Hawaii with deep discounts Southwest Airlines will bring out its service to Hawaii on March seventeenth with fares as low as forty nine dollars one way from Oakland and San Jose. In California to hanalei Hawaii. The mystery of who won the one point five billion dollar mega millions jackpot in South Carolina last ball has been solved. The winner though wants to remain anonymous the winner chose to take a cast a cash option a one time payment of nearly eight hundred seventy eight million it's the largest jackpot payoff to a single winner in US history. The winning numbers were announced October twenty third of last year. But no winter came forward until now by the way that winning ticket was sold at the Casey mart. Convenience store and Simpson. Ville South Carolina, WJR news time coming up on six zero four. Here's Steve Courtney sports, well, Richard. It's March madness on the horizon new AP numbers released yesterday number one Gonzaga to Virginia three North Carolina Ford, Duke five Tennessee number nine now. Michigan state. They will play hosted in Nebraska, Cornhuskers, seven o'clock is a start time. We'll have that for you here on WJR. Meanwhile, John beeline in the basketball wolf. Reins. They are now number seven their idle until Saturday night prime time, they'll be any slanting. All right, Jim Delaney. One of the most influential figures in college athletics for three decades will step down as big ten Commissioner when his contract expires in June of twenty twenty Tigers beat the cardinals nine five yesterday afternoon. One zero five this afternoon, they'll be in lakeland playing host to the Toronto. Blue Jays Red Wings in action nine o'clock tonight in Colorado against the Avs Red Wings looking to stop the bleeding. They need to they've lost seven straight. Steve Courtney sports, traffic and weather first on the fives up next. Are you aware that goldfishes memories three seconds long? Who cares? Just be aware.
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"Kim's side of the story. I dick Hafner WJR news. President Trump said he walked away from that summit meeting with the North Korean strongman Kim Jong UN because Kim demanded the US lift all of its economic sanctions against the north. Correspondent will Ripley reports that the North Korean officials of hell day, rare news meeting they called a news conference to dispute part of what President Trump said and express their view about President Trump's early withdrawal from the summit cranes made an offer they were expecting negotiations. But instead President Trump walked away. And it was a shocking moment for the North Koreans, particularly the fact that he snubbed their last meal that Trump was supposed to have with Kim Jong on Trump's meeting with Kim ended without any agreements. The US is hunting for the son of the leader Osama bin Laden who navy seals killed a number of years ago. The US has put up a one million dollar bounty for the sun hums up bin Laden who. Who is now the leader of Al Qaeda, according to the US State Department congresswoman, Debbie Dingle recounted hiding from her mentally ill father as a child Dingle said on the house floor that one night, she kept her father from killing her mother. She said he shouldn't have had a gun on several other occasions Dingell has discussed her childhood, including what she described as her dad's addiction to medicines and violence that she witnessed in the family that comments came as the house was debating gun control. An investigation is underway in Westland. Police say several children who attend atoms. Upper elementary school came to school sick from eating pot edibles edibles, candy or baked goods made with marijuana. School officials say a child had to go to the hospital other children went home. They police are investigating comb county prosecutor says a man high on marijuana hit and killed a fifteen year old while that fifteen year old was walking on twenty five mile near Hayes. Is in Shelby township three weeks ago? The road was closed due to construction a district court exam scheduled to resume today for a warrant FitzGerald high school girl who stabbed a classmate to detonate Lewis was seventeen when she stabbed sixteen year old denial Gibson last September and a school classroom. Lewis has now eighteen she's been charges an adult police say it was a senseless attack brought on by a dispute over boy during the opening day of the exam to students testified back on February fifteenth that they heard Louis she was going to kill Gibson after the stabbing a teacher testify cheer Lewis, y'all. I hope she dies gives him a staff four times twice in the back and twice in the chest. Gene, Fogel, WJR news. Danielle Abraham the man who shot and killed a man in Pontiac one Abraham was eleven has been arrested. Again, this time selling drugs in Pontiac Abraham has had a series of run ins with the law over the last twenty years become county sheriff's office suggests that they should build a new jail would cost about three hundred seventy million to three hundred ninety. Eighty million dollars. There is constant jail. Overcrowding and the McComb county lockup county officials have not propose how they would pay for the nine floor facility that would be built right next to the current jail to of General Motors. Top executives are leaving the company. Alan Beattie who has been the president of GM operations in North America will retire Alicia Davis GM's executive vice president of global manufacturing is going to Amazon berry angle will succeed Beatty to hit up GM operations in North America angle will become the GM president of the Americas. WPRO news time seven three. Here's Steve Courtney sports Richard in a squared last night. The wolverines made sure it was a very long night for the visiting Cornhuskers. Michigan wins at eighty two fifty three John task tallies. A career high twenty two points to go along with ten boards up next already visit to number seventeen Maryland that'll be three forty five Sunday afternoon number. Six Michigan state back in action twelve noon tomorrow afternoon in Indiana against the hoosiers team. That knocked them off any Lansing back on February second, we'll talk to Tom Izzo about it. Eight thirty seven this morning, pistons and Cavaliers will meet in the land of Cleves five o'clock tomorrow afternoon Tigers beat the brave seven six grapefruit league play yesterday this afternoon. One zero five to be exact L host the New York Mets in lakeland and ethics -pected Bryce Harper is now a member of the Philadelphia Phillies. Oh, they're going to pay thirteen years. Three hundred thirty million dollars is the amount of the deal. Patriots owner Robert Kraft has pleaded not guilty to solicitation charges. This according to court documents released yesterday, Steve.
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"There was a pickup truck being driven by one single driver in the car, he hit to employees as he was getting the car wash is this is like the transition from the rails onto the actual driveway. So right when you're switching it over to Dr. But they're looking into that right now thought he say the driver involved as cooperating with police, and there's no indication that alcohol are distracted driving played a factor. Elizabeth Crenshaw WJR news state of Michigan issuing a violation notice to marathon petroleum refinery in southwest Detroit. After people complained about fumes causing a foul order odor from the refinery earlier this month after a thorough investigation. The department of environmental quality says it found multiple code violations marathon, previously said the smell came from a flare at the refinery. Not functioning properly and needed to be repaired. The refinery has until March fifteenth to respond to the violation. Notice Honda's closing two factories in Europe. N we'll bring that production to the US WJR as dick Hafner reports on the factories likely to get the increased production Honda will close plants in Britain and Turkey, some Honda civics made. For the US are built in Britain. The company says it'll take the work to plants in the US and Canada, most likely Greensburg, Indiana and analyst in Ontario. Ondo also has a large factory at Marysville, Ohio. How important is efficiency at Honda. The company says the closures are part of its goal to bring factory utilization rates above one hundred percent. Meaning that worker overtime. We'll be required at all factories reaching the goal. Dick, Hafner WJR news police in west Michigan say fifty four year old transgender man is accused of burning down his own home, which the FBI investigated as a hate crime and attorney for Nikki Jolie who had been named. Citizen of the year and Jackson for his efforts to end. Discrimination says his client didn't have a motive to burn down the house. Police say former co workers.
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"Dick Hafner thousands of power outages have crews busy trying to restore electricity around here. And we're much of the state high wind statewide have done the usual damage more than one hundred thirty thousand customers are without power announced. State. Michigan outages are scattered all around southeast. Michigan. Many people who knew John Dingell are reacting to the news of the death of the political icon like Mike Duggan. They Detroit mayor. I you start off and sad. And then you start trading John Dingell stories and you end up smiling, and laughing he was such. An amazing, man. And he was just a good friend to me personally. I don't know how many times over the years when I was in some kind of a. He'd call up and sit down with me and have a word. Miami. Keep my spirits up. You're not as important you think everybody is that worry about you that worried about the lives keeps us at perspective Doug on with Frank Beckmann. And Paul W today, the visitation and funeral for Dingle will be in Dearborn visitation will be at the Ford community and performing arts center. The funeral mass will be at the Sacred Heart Catholic church in Dearborn no times or dates have been set, and then Dingle will be buried at Arlington National Cemetery. He was a World War Two veteran in the house. The intelligence committee chairman Adam Schiff is hired officials with experience at the national Security Council as Democrats go with the panels oversight of the Trump administration. Also, a democratic congressman on that committee. Sean maloney. We're going to do is fill in the holes that should have been addressed. When the Republicans, you know issue that report prematurely, by the way, if you go back and read that it's not worth the paper. It was written on it's embarrassing. So we're going to first of all finish that work. The supreme court says by a five to four vote it will not allow Louisiana to put into effect a law that would clamp down on abortion providers by telling them they have to admit privileges at nearby hospitals. Correspondent Arianne divulge says the ruling was temporary while abortion rights activists continue to argue their stance said that the law requires these providers to have admitting privileges in local hospitals. They said, look there's no medical justification for that. This is just a veiled attempts to block abortion Justice, John Roberts joined the courts for liberals and putting the Louisiana abortion clinic law on hold the fight between Jeff Bezos of Amazon and the National Enquirer bazo s- accuses the Enquirer's parent company of trying to blackmail and extort him the Enquirer board says they'll do an in-house investigation. Here's more Jeff Bezos claims the national enquirers publisher threatened to release compromising pictures of him unless he as the owner of the Washington Post. Stopped an investigation the paper was doing on the tabloid legal commentator. Norman Eisen says it may be hard to find a prosecutor willing to charge with blackmail and extortion. There's the potential legal dispute. There's the effort to settle the matter. There's the fact that lawyers are involved there's advice of counsel issues. I'm John Lawrence reporting a shooting earlier this week on I seventy five service drive at eight mile was not random state police indicate the shooter targeted the victim. Police are not saying anything else about the motive that man suffered non-life-threatening injuries. One of the great actors has died British actor Albert Finney after a short illness. He was eighty two he received the best actor nod in the sixties for Tom Jones. There's no remained in between us on. My. Sure. Sure. I don't remember your name, not yours. But I remember your face from the ended up and your name become Joe Albert Finney was daddy warbucks in Annie also he was an Eric Brockovich murder on the Orient Express and many other films and plays WJR seventy.
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"Thrive concert powered by Michigan business. There was the induction of the Michigan business women hall of fame the criteria for this honor or women leaders who have not only had significant business success many at a global level, but have also made Michigan a better place to live and work through their efforts. And that is why inducted into the Michigan business women hall of fame our own and Thomas. Well-deserved? Thank you. Oh, well done. Was inducted with me. I do how about these women. Rhonda Walker from channel four was the moderator. So reset Lucido good old Theresa used to work here at Comcast wonderful young lady Barbara mcquade who is now university of Michigan. We see are on the national news as a as a state's attorney wonderful district in Michigan. Juliet approach Aibo. She's over at MGM James here all the time in a variety of places. And then, of course, our own and Thomas news talk, seven sixty WJR. This is a program of hall of famers. Yes, this is a a well lauded morning show, Mr. Courtney's, in fact, in the honorary weather caster hall of fame and might I add the specs Howard there. You are. And dick Hafner are WJR news director wandering around the halls man bun bunch of halls. But I say I wander around halls all day. Yes. You do. But you're a multi award winning castor in in newscaster. So good for everybody else on any wait a minute. What about yourself you're in the hall of fame national hall of fame? It is a morning deal filled with hall of famers. Yes, you are our newest hall of Famer in the Bank in Michigan business, women hall of fame. That was a great room yesterday. Sure hundred women four hundred women leaders was your nice buffet. No. There was a very nice lunch buffet. Oh, that's pretty sit down lunch. Pretty darned swank you'd have to wear the formal shorts Mr. coordinate. It is AM delivers power that moves the world as.
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"WJR news, dick Hafner. General Motors begins a new round of white collar job cuts. Today. GM is thought to be planning to cut about four thousand after thousands took voluntary buyouts, and there were terminations of contract workers that strong odor detected across metro Detroit was from a flare at the Marathon Oil refinery marathon says the flair was not working properly. It was releasing the substance that's added to natural gas and was not toxic marathon petroleum says they're working on it calls for the stepping down of the Virginia. Governor a democrat. Ralph Northam continue after some racist photos. Surface from his old college yearbook. Correspondent Ryan nobles reports that Northland is assessing the current situation. We're told that the governor is assessing the situation on a minute by minute and day by day status in part of what he's trying to figure out here is whether or not he can continue to govern effectively in the second. He believes that he's lost that ability. That's when he'll make the decision to resign. And that was part of what that meeting was essentially a fact-finding mission to find out if the people under his charge the people that he's appointed. And should be the closest to him. No longer have his confidence and believe that he should step down. Germany's joining other European nations and recognizing opposition leader Juan glide though as the interim president of Venezuela. Correspondent ISO Suarez reports that president Maduro has so far refused to hold a new presidential election themes. He's not going anyway, he's trying to project power is being projecting plus entity and the last couple of days and sounding extremely defiant in an interview. View on Spanish television. He said he could not rule out the possibility he said of civil war among the defenders of the socialist. President of Venezuela is Senator Bernie Sanders. President Trump delivers his second state of the union address. That'll be tomorrow night in the audience will be Nancy Pelosi when you have a porous border, and when you have drugs pouring in and when you have people dying all over the country because of people like Nancy Pelosi who don't want to give proper border security for political reasons. She's doing a terrible disservice to our country, El Chapo, Juan Guzman will be back in federal court in Brooklyn this morning. The jury in the drug trafficking and murder trial expected to begin deliberations today, a forty three year old New Haven high school girls varsity coach has been arrested for the alleged sexual assault of a seventeen year old student. According to police, LA Thuan Turner, the girls varsity basketball coach was arrested Saturday, according to the school district and the Warren police Turner was found. Out a red real VIN in Warren with a seventeen year old student. According to the police police say they're requesting charges of criminal sexual conduct a warning for those who went to the auto show. The state health department says some attendees may have been exposed to rubella German measles, they say the person may have been contagious when they were at the media preview time, they say you can check with your doctor on your vaccinations, a nineteen year old student at the university of Vermont. The latest victim of the cold wave. The student was walking home early on Saturday morning. What shortcut lead to a dead end. Apparently that delay was enough for the victim to succumb to the frigid temperature. Which at that time was four below WJR. News time seven thirty three. Here's Steve Courtney sports. All right there, Richard. Well, say what you will about the game. But the patriots they'll just take the ring. Thank you very much Tom Brady, by the way, becoming the first player in NFL history. To collect is six. Kind of unbelievable twenty one or thirty five two hundred sixty two yards. Go along with one interception. How about Bill valid Jack. How about this company? George Halas curly. Lambeau he joins him as he only head coaches to win six NFL titles. Meanwhile, Julian Edelman the fine wide receiver begins the season with that four-game suspension opposite end of the spectrum. He is the MVP Super Bowl fifty three ten receptions one hundred forty one yards. He is the fourth offensive player to win a Super Bowl MVP without scoring a touchdown at Elsa tonight. The pistons will host the Denver Nuggets seven o'clock is a start time pistons they've lost five of the last seven how about the nuggets or they're pretty darn good. They've won six straight, and they are tied with the Golden State Warriors atop the Western Conference. Steve Courtney sports, traffic and weather first on the fives up.
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"Setting sixty WJR news, dick Hafner, a Saginaw township. Police officer is reported to be in stable condition after he was shot by a man during a traffic. Stop in what appeared to be an ambush style shooting had happened in controversial township in Saginaw county early this morning, and now state police say they know who they're looking for twenty nine year old Joshua rose Bush of Vassar in connection with the shooting. They believe that rose Bush is driving a stolen white twenty thirteen Ford f to fifty with a license plate of db six zero seven three the truck also has a s construction printed on the side. Police believe the truck was stolen near the second scene of a crime spree. Located on liberty street rose Bush has several tattoos including a d twelve tattoo on his chest. Michigan department of corrections says this guy is a career criminal. He has. As a long criminal history in and out of jail, including prison sentences for assaulting and obstructing police. The north country is about to get sock with a major snowstorm. The system is going to give us some dicey weather around here later today and tonight the wintry mix, but it'll be all snow up north a Portage Michigan man identified as Michael Westbrook has died while shoveling snow. The supreme court is allowing the Trump administration to go ahead with the plan to restrict military service by transgenders while lower court challenges continue here's correspondent, Jessica Schneider. This has been ongoing even this decision for almost two years now. So as this winds its way through the courts, it's not even a matter of months. This could be a matter of years this transgender ban will be in effect as the merits of it really get decided partial government shutdown ending into a heading into its thirty. Second day, another missed paycheck is looming for hundreds of thousands of workers. Like francis. Nicholls the President Trump lawmakers, I'm asking that. You do not hold on the federal government paychecks hostage. We this is not our fight. We didn't ask for this. This is something that I didn't ask for this may make you nervous. If you're an air passenger TSA screeners as well as the air, traffic controllers union are expressing concerns about employees being asked to work for no pay or respondent Clayton Neville says the transportation security agency is reporting ten percent of its workforce taking days off as compared to the usual. Three percent. Many travelers fear that security lines for flights could slow down with the continued increase in absence screeners, but it's not just the TSA agents working without a paycheck thousands of air. Traffic controllers are either furloughed or working with no pay Nick Daniels with the national air traffic controllers association says the shutdown is affecting safety for travelers. This system is not as safe today as it was thirty two days ago. Daniel says it's an involved a job that typically consists of constant training right now. None of that has occurred. Daniel says air, traffic controllers are becoming more frustrated and strapped for cash by the day. Clayton Neville, Dallas, Paul Whalen, the Novi man denied bail at a hearing in Moscow. He's accused of spying Carlos gone was back in court in Tokyo Japan going was denied bail as gone the former chief of Nissan and Renault faces financial misconduct charges. The film academy releasing the list of Oscar hopefuls eight made it to the top category. The best picture category is the accordion category. If you will the academy can nominate up to ten it nominated only eight, and when it does not nominate ten the question comes which films were left off the movies up for Hollywood's brass ring are Black Panther, the first superhero movie ever to make it to the best picnics black klansman bohemian rhapsody, the favourite green book Roma a star is born and vice the no host Oscars telecast will be Sunday February twenty fourth. Jim Roope, Los Angeles. Jared news time ten thirty. Message and data rates may apply. Earning your degree from one of the top business schools in the country might sound impossible to fit into your workload..
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"Ambushed. I'm dick Hafner WJR news. A Saginaw township police officer has been shot and wounded during a traffic stop this happened. And they to an hour in controversial township Saginaw county, and it appears to be an ambush as the officer approached the vehicle, according to police the driver shot him and then fled. According to Saginaw township police the officer was able to radio to other police who arrived and rushed him to a hospital the officer reported to be in stable condition. Police are looking for the shooter Paul Whalen than oh by man accused of spying in Russia was found with evidence that constitutes state secrets according to his lawyer that is according to what the lawyer was told by the authorities there in Russia Waylon was arrested in Moscow December twenty eighth. He is due in court today for a hearing. In moscow. Wwl news time six oh one. The bitter cold breaking up some of the roadway on I seventy five and had to be closed for emergency repairs. Northbound at fourteen mile in Troy, they're going to be doing some roadwork. And the southbound side today Clinton township couple doing court today to face charges in the drug death of their eighteen month old daughter. The death of little Eva Florida's described as tragic and gut wrenching by McComb county. Prosecutor Eric Smith the girl died on Christmas day. An autopsy revealed she had massive amounts of the powerful painkiller festival lender system. Thirty say they believe twenty eight year old Antonio Floyd and Twenty-seven-year-old, Shannon, east Barksdale were involved in drug trafficking, and that their daughter ingested, some of the drug the parents been charged with second degree murder. Gene, Fogel, WJR news. But Detroit man, charged in the fatal hit and run that claimed the life of a retired Sterling Heights. Police sergeant due in court today for our district court exam thirty year old Jimmy para which charged with the drunk driving death. Fifty year-old Darrell Brown. WBZ news time six oh. To the partial government shutdown in day. Thirty too many workers trying to cope without their paychecks. And things are getting pretty rough for a lot of federal prison employees. George little is still on the clock. But he hasn't had a paycheck since late December with suffer here. My family suffered here better news for roughly three hundred department of homeland security workers they've been called back to work not at the regular jobs. But starting Tuesday, they're on the payroll at their usual rate. I'm John Lawrence reporting that confrontation in Washington between high school students from Kentucky and an American Indian activist from Epsilon has a new development Twitter has suspended the account that helps spread the controversial encounter on social media. The account had claimed to belong to a California schoolteacher the profile photo was of a blogger based in Brazil. The username is twenty twenty fight it appeared to be the tweets of a woman named Tanya in California. Teacher on advocate fighting for twenty twenty. According to the bio the account described a video this mega loser. Gleefully bothering a native American protester at the indigenous peoples March, that's what the Twitter account said. Other video shows that the students have been bullied by a religious group of black men. The students say they were not harassing the Epsilon. The activist wwl news time six oh. Three North American International auto show report sponsored by the Detroit medical center, a community built on care seventy one thousand plus visitors at Cobo center yesterday during MLK day. And that's a pretty good showing especially when you consider the frigid temperatures. So the attendance is picking up they had one hundred eighty five thousand plus over the weekend. Wsb News time six oh three. Here's Steve Courtney sports. All right. Richard number six MSU continued their winning ways on the home floor last night knocking off number thirteen Maryland, sixty nine fifty five Aaron Henry. The fine freshman season high twelve points Michigan state now they've won twelve straight season. And they are in sole possession of first place in the big ten. No tends to celebrate. They are busy. They got number nineteen Iowa on the road. That'll be seven o'clock Thursday night. Meanwhile, Michigan drops number five following their first loss of the season on the road at Wisconsin Saturday, they will play hosted a Minnesota golden gophers in a square that will be seven o'clock tonight the pistons they don't like playing in the afternoon, they fall in Washington. Wizards won a one eighty-seven the pistons now two and five and after noon games Blake Griffin game high twenty nine points, Detroit. Now, they've lost two straight ten of their last fourteen. They will be in Wallin's to face. The pelicans eight o'clock tomorrow night Red Wings last game before the all-star break tonight in Edmonton with the Oilers nine o'clock is the start time Red Wings. They won just four of their last nineteen. Steve Courtney WJR.
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"Brought a full-size legal motto of the Lagos Batman batmobile to the auto show this year, the model is geared towards consumers a twenty nineteen Chevy Silverado fifteen hundred LT trail boss, and is built as part of the brand partnership with the legal movie to the second part. It has the same dimensions as a twenty nineteen trail boss, but at three thousand three hundred and seven pounds it substantially. Later than the five thousand and eight pound metal truck. The truck was built at one of the Lagos model shops in Connecticut by nineteen people officials say it took them two thousand hours to assemble all three hundred thirty four thousand pieces which make up the body the lights and even the wheels and tires. Elizabeth Crenshaw w chair news has made for some difficult travelling and gusting winds are proven to be a problem for visibility. Also snow emergencies being declared in many cities parking not allowed on city streets until the storm urgency's have been lifted. So what will happen to the foot water? Congressional investigation of the Democrats are in charge. We have a report from WJR's dick Hafner, the new chairman of the US house oversight committee Elijah Cummings democrat from Maryland has said he wants to resume. The panel's inquiry into Flint water Cummings has said that he thought former governor Snyder stonewalled the committee wants neither testified as Republicans were in control coming suggested that Snyder didn't tell the truth and that the state didn't hand over all that it knew governor Whitman's office says. It will cooperate with the committee. And collect documents that were not sent one Steiner ran things. Congressman Cummings indicates he may subpoena. Snyder to come in for more questioning dick Hafner WJR news news time, five.
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"I'm dick Hafner WJR news that blast of snow and Arctic hold headed. Our way residents in the central and the eastern parts of the whole country need to bundle up and get those snowblowers warmed up. Here's correspondent John Laurence. Blizzard conditions are blanketing the Sierra Nevada mountain range, some areas could see up to six feet of snow. A winter blast is also expected to hit central and eastern parts of the US. Tom Ritchey junior is the public works director in Dayton, Ohio. We have to be careful with the amount of lane miles that we have that is residential because we go in put down thought, and it starts to melt. And then you don't get back to plough it before it freezes. Well, then you just created is. I'm John Lawrence reporting. Ohio's expected to get a lot more snow than we are going to get from the storm moving in this weekend. Michigan state university's interim president. John angler quitting and a week. He is beating the university board to it. They were set to fire him anglers replacement expected to be Satish Gupta. Currently the executive vice president of administrative services at MSU angler announced his plans in an eleven page letter to the board of trustees the letter lists compliments in his one year of service last week. When angler told the Detroit News that Nassar's victims had been in the spotlight and were enjoying that moment at times, he said, you know, the award is in recognition that was the last straw of a lot of controversy over statements and other things related to the Larry Nassar scandal that people didn't like about John Engler. Jessica Smith was one of Nassar's victims statements like that. We are enjoying the spotlight are just absolutely degrading. After anger is hired by the board MSU agreed to a five hundred million dollars settlement with three hundred thirty two women and girls who said. They were sexually assaulted by Nasser authorities in Atlanta arresting a twenty one year old Georgia man for a plan terrorist attack on federal buildings in Washington caused the FBI.
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"Seven sixty WJR news, dick Hafner. A glazing of ice has caused a dangerous drive this morning. Many spinouts have occurred some freeway closures and partial closures to in our area. For example, eastbound I ninety four over on Detroit's east side that is closed at last check. And we'll check in with John Bailey. And a couple of minutes to get an update on the closure salt trucks are out, but the roads are very slippery. Even in your neighborhood. You can be sliding around. This freezing drizzle is expected to continue through the morning. Also, a growing list of school closings. This is a school closing day for so many students and teachers Dryden public schools Brandon schools. Manchester in Dexter are closed. The Huron valley and the Clarkston public schools are closed Waterford public schools are closed. Get the entire list at WJR dot com. That's a service a family, heating, cooling and electrical family is not just their name. It's the way they do business. The Canadian Auto Workers have. Staged a third wildcat walkout since GM announced in November that would close several plants, including the Oshawa Ontario plant a thousand workers at the interior products. Supplier plant walked out that plant makes interiors for the Oshawa plant also the Detroit Hamtramck plant two of the plants set to close and the uniform president in Canada. Jerry, Diana, says, the continuing campaign to hit GM where it lives will hurt. GM? Oshawa would be the hardest hit they've got twenty five hundred hourly workers that are set to lose their jobs and five hundred salary jobs at that plant as well. President of Kenya says the as Lama terrorists who stormed a hotel in Nairobi Kenya are dead. But at least fourteen innocence are dead to here's correspondent Sam Kylie on this terrorist attack. This was a very complex.
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"I've dick Hafner WJR news, multiple crashes and a couple of freeway closings across southeast Michigan. The Detroit area due to the icy roads. Also, icy roads in northern Ohio, they slick roads caused by freezing drizzle overnight that freezing drizzle is continuing. And it's gonna do not let up until after the morning peak drive time twenty eight degrees right now the freezing drizzle causing the slick roads. There are salt trucks out, but still there's lots of problems a couple of freeway closures to eastbound I ninety four at a couple of locations. One is over on Detroit's east side. Also in Washington county around Fletcher road westbound is six ninety I sixty nine westbound is sixty nine. Is closed at 'em nineteen. There's a growing list of school closings. This is going to be a school closing day for a lot of people because of these roads, for example, in some of the public school closings Brandon in Oakland County here on valley, Manchester, and Dexter in washtenaw county, K pack, and peck and bar. Let up in the thumb also the Clarkston schools are closed Waterford schools are closed in Oakland County and east. China township schools are closed you can get the entire school closing list at WJR dot com. It's a service of family, heating, cooling and electrical family is not just their name. It's the way they do business Detroit. Police say a man came into a dominoes pizza store in northwest, Detroit, west mcnichols and Wyoming. But his pizza wasn't ready. He pulled out his pistol and fired several shots. He blasted out the glass front door and glass windows before he ran out. The pot is empty for medical marijuana medical marijuana facility is across the state of Michigan. Are closed because there's no product for patients the shortages caused by a lack of commercial marijuana growers. Who are licensed by the state Kenya's, President says security forces have killed Islamic terrorist. You stormed an upscale hotel in Nairobi Kenya. In an attack that killed at least fourteen people correspondent Sam Kylie is in Nairobi where officials expect the death toll to rise is a concerted effort, obviously to try.
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"Sixty WJR news, dick Hafner. This would have been a day that the Abbass family of northville would be talking about their vacation in Florida instead funerals are planned for them. Schools are dealing with children who are shocked and crying about the loss of their friends. Forty two year old Issam Abbass is on wife. Thirty eight year old doctor Remo Abbass along with their three children were killed in the crash on I seventy five in Lexington Kentucky has gotten a lot of attention here. Of course, the couple and their children fourteen year old Ali thirteen year old Isabella and seventy year old Giselle all heading home from vacation in Florida. The driver of the pickup truck that hit their SUV Forty-one-year-old Joe. Roy Bailey of that area in Lexington was believed to have been drunk. He was killed their vehicles all engulfed in flames. Reema Abbass was a well known doctor what the Beaumont health system. Her husband is on worked as a realtor in the area. He was an attorney Hossan Obas is his brother anybody can hit about this tragedy. Is going to feel it. We have to accept this is the work of God. We don't know. But we believe that this family went to another world the are going to remain alive. We believe that death is not the termination that is the imam at the Islamic center in Dearborn worthy. Abbass family were prominent members visitation is tonight, the funerals are tomorrow for that family counselors will also help students at a Yuriko school today. After a fifteen year old McComb township boy was hit by a car and killed while he was walking along twenty-five mile road near Hayes at night. He was hit by a car over the weekend. Police say the driver was a thirty three year old man. The McComb county sheriff is investigating flu activity on the rise the centers for disease control and prevention says the number of children who have died of flu also was on the right numbers from the centers for disease control and prevention Friday show that the situation. Is getting worse. Nineteen states are showing high levels of flu activity compared with nine states last week as correspondent Elizabeth Cohen, the border wall battle the government shutdown resulting from it goes on no end in sight, Sherman Blakely was deemed on essential federal worker, that means she's still has to go to job as a mental health counselor despite not getting paid ironic that the people who are making decisions are still getting paid. But we have to not get paid and still do our job on the wall battle. Here's correspondent Bob Constantini. There's not going to be any bend on his part. President Trump says of the government shutdown was his battle for border wall. Funding at the heart of it all before a quick trip to Camp, David the president calling on democratic leaders to lead humor.
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"That's a seven o'clock. I'm dick Hafner WJR news a wrong way. Crashing lexington. Kentucky involving a drunk driver claiming the lives of a northbound family of five that driver who caused that crash. Went in the wrong direction on northbound. I seventy five in Lexington early on Sunday morning. Lexington. Police say that by the time they got there. The two vehicles involved the wrong way, driving vehicle a pickup truck and the issue via carrying the family were engulfed in flames. The crash killing that family of five and the drunk driver. The family members killed in the crash where forty who year old Issam Obas an attorney and developer thirty eight year old doctor Reema Abbass, a family physician also their children fourteen year old Ali thirteen year old Isabela and seven year old Giselle. The family was driving home from trip to Florida Rhema was a well known doctor and Dearborn what the Beaumont health system, the Abbass family heavily involved in the community, and Mr. Obama's a well-known attorney and real estate man there in Dearborn getting around will be a lot easier for thousands westbound is six ninety six through McComb county reopening after nearly a year of construction the closures still a couple of closures the ramp from northbound mound to westbound Reuther and the Hoover road ramp to eastbound I six ninety six we'll check in with John Bailey and a couple of minutes and see how the traffic is going on the Reuther freeway. Brian Turner is a TSA agent in Oregon. He was deemed unessential, federal employees. Meaning he would still have to go to work despite not getting paid during the government shutdown. I live about a half hour from work, and it's gonna come to a point ring Saito. I put gas in my car or do I feed my family? Well, a lot of. TSA people are not reporting to work that apparently restarting actually late last week, President Trump showing no signs of budging on the wall war with the Democrats. He wants the money Democrats won't give it to them. Congressional Democrats say they plan to step up pressure on Trump and Republican lawmakers to reopen. The government jury selection is continuing today and Kalamazoo for an Uber driver who shot and killed six people a couple of years ago. Here's WJR. Gene Fogel, Jason Donald chargers shooting his victims at three separate locations. Back in February. Twentieth of two thousand sixteen when arrested he told authorities that a devil figura taken over the app on his phone and had directed him to kill people. He's bound over for trial at a preliminary examination back in may of two thousand sixteen but the case had been held up by numerous appeals testimony is scheduled to start either later today or tomorrow. Gene, Fogel, WJR news. They tried to escape from the McComb county. Correctional facility in New Haven. The state person there are New Haven. They didn't make it twenty four year old shakira's Lowry. Twenty-seven-year-old Darius Culpepper placed makeshift dummies mannequins in the beds in their cells on Saturday night. The two men were spotted along a fence line at the prison, an emergency counter prisoners found the makes you dummies in their beds. Those men are back in their cells. Well, he's doing court today because it brought a loaded gun to school. They Spain elementary and middle school in Detroit, December fifth this gun. Toting kid was ten years old and other students saw the gun and told the teacher the student was stopped. And searched officials say there was no evidence that the boy plan to use a gun at the school. And hearing is scheduled for today at the Lincoln hall of Justice, Wayne County Juby the boy was suspended. Of course, the mother said that her son had been in therapy. And now will be home schooled from now on WJR news time seven four years. Shawn baligian sports. Well, good morning, dick. Good morning, everybody. Crazy day on the NFL docket yesterday. First of all San Diego goes into Baltimore and knocks off the ravens by a score of twenty three to seventeen five field goals by Mike badgley? And now you've got the chargers advancing to take on the defending AFC champion patriots at New England next Sunday and the Super Bowl champion. Philadelphia. Eagles go into Chicago. They knock off the bear sixteen. Fifteen former line golden take gets the winning touchdown on fourth down with only fifty six seconds left. But wait Chicago has a chance to win the game in the field goal is no good at hits the upright. Then he hits the crossbar before falling. No good. The.
Former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn denies allegations against him
"High level executive Greg Kelly were fired by the board of directors Japan. Media reports say authorities now believe that going understated his compensation by at least twenty seven million dollars over three years. The investigation is expanding to cover more years that could lead to income tax charges in addition to violating financial regulations. Meantime, Nissan, CEO Hiroto Sakala who was the driving force behind the allegations against going is moving to give Nissan greater power in its partnership with Renault of France, which was also. Led by going dick, Hafner WJR news. The holiday shopping season is in full swing. So what are the hot toys this year WJR's Warren Pierce talked with Chris burns, the Torah guy about one of the big sellers. This year. Well, there's certainly one a company called taste masters has reintroduced popular video games in cabinets from the from the nineteen eighties. So it's it's pacman gala guy. It's all of the classic games in replica of the cabinet that kids found in arcades, but they're about
Canine influenza cases spike across Michigan
"On the city's west side Corvette that you, see in the background here fled from a traffic stop the officers did not engage as I was told The core Rear ends a card is making a turn from the Michigan turnaround to, head southbound telegraph the drivers of both vehicles, were killed a big pot bust at the embassador bridge. In Windsor ficials say this happened. Last week they seized forty kilograms. Of suspected marijuana located in the cab of a. Commercial truck they asked that driver to pull over and that's when the power. Was discovered the judge who gave Dr Larry Nassar a long prison term will not be taking herself off the case when the lawyers challenged the, sentence bias, no. Justice yes with that judge Rosemarie Aquilina denied a motion by Larry Nassar's, public defender lawyers that Aquilino remove herself from. Hearing them ask for a. Shorter sentence they argued that Aquilina. Was biased a pointed to comments like one Aquilina. Told Nassar she was signing his death warrant with the sentence of forty to one hundred twenty five years in prison for sexually assaulting young, female athletes Nassar's lawyer quickly asked the chief judge of the Ingham County court to review their emotion the, sentence followed court guidelines and Nassar's plea agreement, with the prosecutor Joe Jack willingness says Nassar now has. Buyer's remorse dick Hafner WJR news. Michigan department of agriculture and rural. Development has confirmed forty nine cases of canine influenza. Dr Glenis Graham is a veterinarian at the Patterson dog and cat hospital in. Detroit says vaccine is a possible solution it's not one hundred percent effective but it certainly is worse I think it particularly if you have a, dog that's, regularly. Going to places where other dogs go like daycare dog parks or they're, spending a lot of time having active social. Lives which a lot of. My patients do nowadays then vaccination. Is is certainly warranted because we can't do that. And hopefully decrease the incident and the doctor says dog influenzas transmitted between dogs via contaminated objects like food and water bowls collars leashes.
Hundreds of homes destroyed in devastating California blaze
"Of, the Great Lakes. News talk seven sixty WJR six AM monster wildfire Trump denial I'm Barbara Kusak an. Explosive wildfire in northern California has, left two dead as destroyed. Five hundred structures now covering. Forty eight thousand acres correspondent Dan Simon says more than. Thirty eight thousand people were forced from their homes The devastation is beginning. To set in for people in Redding California The apple named car fire which officials say was first sparked by. A vehicle. Has ravaged the region since, Monday, and doubled in size no idea we're gonna do Morrow officials say. Clean temperatures and strong winds make this fire all the more fierce it is one of. Three major blazes burning across the state eighty eight across, the country sadly seems like this are. Becoming the new normal worldwide as temperatures rise due to climate. Change airlines cancelled flights says Japan's Pacific coast is bracing for typhoon Jong Dari heavy rain is already. Falling on a region devastated by floods. And landslides earlier this month five people were killed following separate shootings last, night. That included a nursing home in. A suburb of Corpus Christi Texas the shooter. Was among the dead a motive is unknown President Trump's longtime fixer Michael Cohen claims Trump new in real time about the June two thousand sixteen, meeting with Russians to get dirt on Hillary Clinton according to, CNN N. correspondent ABBIE Philip reports if true. Cohen's claim would contradict repeated denials by Trump the president left. Town without making any statements at all leaving this as simply a his word against his former lawyers. But the President Try the in a. Tweet to preempt questions from reporters denying the story CNN also reports Cohen, is. Willing to make this assertion to. Special counsel Robert Muller parts of Munich airport. Temporarily shut down after a woman entered a security zone without going through security and passport controls authorities still looking for the woman I'm Barbara Kusak Seven sixty WJR news are meadowland Landreau WGN news time six oh to currently it's sixty two degrees the late Fiat Chrysler boss Sergio Marchionne was seriously ill for more, than a year the revelations raise the questions of why the company didn't know about it WJR's. Dick Hafner reports Zurich hospital that treated, Sergio marshawn revealed that he was sick for more than a. Year with a, condition which is still mysterious Marcio apparently did not. Tell the, company and so- shareholders did not know martians family says Fiat Chrysler was not told until just before he died, was that the company's responsibility to know the man who saved. Fiat Chrysler put together a five year business plan and despite his plan. To retire next. Year the Fiat Chrysler annual report states marshy owned is critical to the, implementation of our business plan rules, governing public companies in the US do not require them to reveal health problems of top executives. The rules group the issue with. Major changes that Should trigger a public disclosure dick Hafner WJR news two more cases. Of, measles have been confirmed in Michigan. This year according to the. Michigan department of health and human service the too ill. Individuals are residents of Oakland and washtenaw counties the new cases raise the. Total cases of measles in the state for two, thousand eighteen to four last year there were two cases of measles in Michigan all four of this. Year's cases in the state were the result of exposure outside of the. Country a benefit for the wounded warriors project is being held in canton today WJR's gene Fogel explains it's not your typical fundraiser the fundraiser at heritage park and South County center road will include a walk talk and yoga event, the yoga sessions where we led by Dan Nevins he's a motivational speaker nationally recognized wounded warrior. Himself retired army staff sergeant had to, have both legs amputated below the knees because of injuries suffered. During a.
Tom, John Engler and Interim President discussed on Frank Beckmann
"Tom seven hundred sixty wjr news dick hafner effort to fire john engler as interim president of michigan state has failed at the board of trustees meeting board member brian moslem moved to terminate angler the motion went down by two to six vote with dianne byrum also voting to fire angler the board hearing from a long line of larry nassar victims supporters and msu critics like brian tarrant tarrant is the father of one of the nassar victims watch great university for one more day is sickening and repulsive and the idea that you as a board will choose the next president is disgusting you have you have shown your ability and tried to protect me and simon and you continue to protect you have no business selecting the next university president your moral character is in question and your.
President, Mexico and Canada discussed on Frank Beckmann
"Seven eight sixty seven fifty sixty wjr news dick hafner president trump says he will not be talking about the russia probe for a while as he says he'll be focused on trade talks at the group of seven meeting of industrialized nations the president repeated his claim though that the probe into his campaign had no basis of merit there's been no obstruction it's all a made up fantasy it's a witch hunt no collusion no obstruction no nothing president took a number of questions before heading out to the g seven meeting mr trump says he's going to do the summit fully prepared to terminate nafta if mexico and canada will not negotiate better terms for the us able to make a deal well germinate nafta the better deal if we are unable to make a deal we will be a better off the president says he's considering pardoning some three thousand people including mohammed ali the late boxing champ who's conviction for refusing to join the us military during the vietnam war got him out of boxing for several years the president also repeated his claim that he is constitutionally authorized to pardon himself of any crime i never want anybody to be above the law but the pardons are very positive thing for president i think you see the way i'm using them and yes i do have an absolute right to pardon myself but i'll never have to do it because i didn't do anything wrong we'll kim jong un really give up his nukes final preparations are being made for the june twelve meeting between trump and kim president trump suggests that he may invite kim jong un to the white house if the talks go well here's correspondent anna coren this is an extremely complex issue the previous us administrations have tried and failed so it's a really trump goes into this you know talking big game but the critics say came we'll never fully give up his nuclear weapons program because they are vital to the legitimacy of the north korean regime and to kim's leadership broadcasting industry and so many viewers shocked at the news of the.
White House slaps 25% tariff on $50 billion worth of Chinese goods
Michelle Pennock, Prosecutor and Detroit Lions discussed on Rush Limbaugh
"The house was firebombed overnight the judge said he wasn't happy about the sentence but he issued at any way for a mom who love to small children alone in a motel room detroit police went to the parking lot of a run down motel on james cousins near eight mile in march for a shooting they discovered a bullet hole in the window of a room and went inside they found two little babies a one year old girl in a seven month old boy soiled hungary and abandoned their mother twenty four year old michelle pennock was out for drugs police found her the next day she faced wayne county judge marks levens drugs here which is gonna be taken care of my children for judge said he reluctantly accepted the plea deal worked out with the wayne county prosecutor five years probation on a reduced charge of child abuse the children are now in the custody of the father of the baby girl dick hafner wjr news the league will be bringing any disciplinary action against detroit lions coach matt patricia in connection to sexual assault allegations that ref surface this year in a statement the league said it reviewed the matter with the lions as well as patricia and ensure the club engaged in thorough hiring practices and the coach did not mislead the team during the interview process the nfl added that matt patricia was not under any legal or other requirement to raise the issue and the matter is not subject to the personal conduct policy because it occurred before patricia joined the.
Trump Administration May Eliminate Increases in Fuel-Economy
"Exte wjr news are meadowland rim wgn news time six oh to currently it's fifty seven degrees texas lawmakers will meet next week to discuss ways to improve safety measures at texas schools following a school shooting at santa fe high school south of houston that left ten people dead here in the metro detroit area some students have become more anxious because of school shootings wjr's ken rogulski reports from royal oak school shootings have become so frequent that ray bowers says her ten year old son has become afraid and apprehensive he's got anxiety as far as school goes they had a tornado drill my sign was so scared that he thought it was shooting and he started he was crying when he got picked up but that's what i'm saying is that anxiety is there miss bauer says her son drew pictures of him using chairs in the classroom to protect himself if there ever was a shooter in royal oak ken rogulski wjr news the trump administration is moving ahead with plans to ease fuel efficiency standards the transportation department has drafted a proposal that would freeze vehicle requirements at twenty twenty level through twenty twenty six california has been allowed by epa waiver for years to impose stricter standards on vehicle emissions california and some other states are trying to block the weakening of the tighter rules auto companies want one national standard and industry executives are walking a tightrope between tougher regulations and giving the people big vehicles that they're buying and that make money for the company's dick hafner wjr news the casino and hotel at caesars windsor will remain close after a sensitive agreement was voted down by employee's caesars windsor officials said fifty three percent of unionized employees voted down the second tentative agreement between caesars windsor and uniform local four forty four they say workers will continue to be on strike and the property will be closed to the public until a new agreement it is reached and ratified at the end of april michigan state police and several other local agencies conducted operation ghost rider along in fifty nine in mccomb and oakland counties.
Will Prince Harry lose the beard for his big day?
"Him to manage your rental property and enjoy your weekends again fifty three degrees dow jones futures are up prince charles will walk meghan markle down the aisle at her wedding to prince harry at the request of the bride markle's father cannot attend her mother will be there as will the ninety two year old queen and ninety six year old prince philip i'm dick hafner wjr news more news at seven thirty or whenever news breaks welcome into newstalk seven hundred sixty wjr and paul w smith this morning special broadcast is hosted by.
Cannabis’ Midwest Breakthrough: Michigan To Vote On Legalization In November
"To reports you might be able to get the vote on legalizing marijuana the state elections board has approved petitions to legalize marijuana in michigan the pot group brought in enough signatures on petitions the group says there would be age restrictions limitations and where you could use marijuana and how much you could carry the state legislature now can write its own law legalizing pot or put a competing issue on the ballot the reefer group says that if recreational marijuana is allowed sales in michigan would exceed one billion dollars a year it would be taxed at ten percent plus the existing six percent sales tax dick hafner wjr news paintball fights organized on social media leaving dozens of cars and people splattered several paintball shooters have been detained by detroit police the organizers say their efforts are meant to persuade people to put down their guns and use paint balls instead a big paintball fight was broken up the other night police say paintball shootings could result in accidental bullets shooting people may see these incidents occurring and they don't know that these are paintball guns because a lot of them look like assault rifles ar fifteen type rifles so you need to do this an area that's made for paintball ward ford made one point seven billion dollars in the first quarter of the year but that's not the major news coming out of the company ford's dropping some well known cars for it says it's going to stop producing the fiesta focus fusion and the taurus the only passenger cars in the future will be mustang and the focus active crossover ford ceo jim hackett telling paul w smith today we have to make these changes in order to be able to find a large new portfolio vehicles that we've announced so we're going to have the freshest lineup in the next two years in the whole industry and we're bringing on sick teen battery electric vehicles around the world and ford sedans are slow sellers with lower profit margins you chair news time three or four we'll update traffic and weather next this report is do you.
Former district judge's son arrested in death of his father
"Pennsylvania i detroit man who made threats against white police officers given ten months in jail and probation five dollars officers were killed and nine others wounded in july of two thousand sixteen by gunman angry over police shooting black man they rule littleton in detroit posted his praise for the shootings and said kill all white cops today littleton told the judge and it just came out of that angry place deeply policy i didn't mean it do any of those judge vonda evans gave littleton ten months in jail with work release and five years probation littleton also has to attend aa meetings five days a week dick hafner wjr news the son of former mount clemens district judge james scandal retail senior has been arrested in connection with the death of his father james scandal reto junior facing possible murder charges after his father's body was found in an abandoned golf course and polka ratan james junior calling police on april first reporting dad was missing the police became suspicious after they set his story didn't make sense they all chew county police arresting james junior after he was seen driving his vehicle was stolen license plates he's being held without bond in his father's death the twelfth and final member of the latin count street gang members charged in a racketeering conspiracy involving murder and attempted robbery has pleaded guilty twenty eight year old kyle volts of lincoln park pleading guilty to racketeering he now faces thirty years in prison it's one of the nation's largest gatherings of engineers sae detroit opening its doors for business today the sat international world congress experience is underway at cobo center the essays jim for lenses says it's everything automotive present and future connectivity autonomous driving automation electronics electrification hybrid we have an autonomous shuttle where you can actually hop on right now and take a ride and that's that's taking place down the hall here so we have a hybrid police vehicles emergency vehicles we have test simulators here so a lot of fun for those that are in the industry and even those that are just have an interest in the industry the public can attend for free just by signing up but there is a charge if you'd like to sit through one of the technical sessions at cobo center ken rogulski wjr news.
Chairman, Paul Manafort and Prosecutor discussed on The Paul W. Smith Show
"Doc seven sixty wjr wjr news dick hafner greg public school students ill doing the worst among large urban school districts in the us in reading and math by fourth graders and eighth graders in fourth grade math only four percent of students scored average in reading five percent of fourth graders scored average in detroit according to the national assessment rankings keith martin given six to twelve years in prison for the drunk driving wreck that killed dr cynthia ray and severely injured another teenager sean english they were trying to help people involved in a crash on i ninety six in detroit last year state police are investigating a fatal crash on i ninety six on the west side last night clinton township police say a fifty four year old man who was riding a bike was hit by a car and killed last night on harper and middle metro parkway the driver stopped troy police were called to the home of a man with mental problems several times before they shot him to death after that man charge them with knives he was assaulting a family member when police were called a woman has sued michigan state university she says in her lawsuit university counselors discouraged her from reporting a rape by three members of the msu men's basketball team in april of two thousand fifteen the players are not named in the lawsuit she says she was eighteen at the time met the players at a bar and after some drinking they tricked her into going to an apartment where the rape occurred search warrant documents used by the special prosecutor counsel robert muller's investigation reveals how agents reportedly zeroed in on potential criminal activity related to paul manafort's time as donald trump's campaign chairman that reportedly was behind.
"I wish I were sorry but I am not": Texas bombing suspect recorded statement on cellphone
"Only one place that's why he went to jail dick hafner hazel park schools redford union oak park they're closed more than two dozen schools in school districts around here are closed today because of social media threats to students at chandler park academy middle school in harper woods have been arrested for threats that were made a few days ago distributed via snapchat both charged with making a terrorist threat that's a felony austin texas bomber mark condit said on his cellphone confession i wish i was sorry but i'm not that's one of several new pieces of information from the investigation of the bombings and the take down of condit in austin he had what appears to be a list revealed on his statement to his phone that might have been a hit list of future places he was going to bomb paramedics mistakenly made contact with conduct before the authorities moved in on him hours before condit blew himself up ems was told that there was an emergency at condit's house here's part of the nine one one call stage at your fire station do not make the squad to eleven did you get the stage on this call now we didn't there's nothing here at this address that person said that from the ems rig because condit told them he had no emergency this may have spooked condit who then flew out in his suv and fled his final words were i wish i was sorry but i'm not law enforcement is still going through many leads to see of condit was working with anybody else or left behind anymore bombs the mayor of sacramento california says he's horrified by video showing police officers firing twenty times at an unarmed black man who was killed in a backyard shooting they thought he had a weapon but it turned out to be a cell phone the entire horrifying sequence unfolds in only a few seconds the fatal police shooting of stefan clark sunday night in sacramento police say the officers thought he was approaching them pointing a gun at them but investigators say they only found a cell phone on him the shooting took place in the backyard of clark's distraught grandmother right there dead and i told them murderers murderers president trump has taken the.
Package bound for Austin blows up at FedEx building near San Antonio
"Sixty wjr news dick hafner package meant for austin texas blew up at the fedex building the facility from which it was being sent near san antonio texas one person a female employees there suffered minor injuries she was not hospitalized the fbi is saying that they and the local law enforcement of course are now at that facility near san antonio the fbi is quoted as saying it's more than possible that the blast is linked to the recent ones in austin texas the search continues in austin for what the police there described as a serial bomber for the planting of four powerful bombs this month two people have been killed four others wounded the austin police chief is telling everybody keep their eyes open to try to find out who's doing this is important now to be vigilant we have to pay attention to surroundings know where you are no if something looks out of place and that's beyond just packages like we were talking about with the first three incidents no something looks out of place really it's important to know your neighbors if you don't know your neighbors get to know them this is something that we're going to have to work on together as a community jaren news time six thirty one the.
Trump has signed the tariffs on steel and aluminium
"Seven sixty wjr news dick hafner south korea's foreign minister says that her government is consulting with the us on the planned summit between president trump and the north korean leader kim jong own correspondent will ripley has more from seoul south korea i think trump expressing optimism about the possibility of denuclearization but stressing economic sanctions will remain until an agreement is reached south korea's president calling the meeting almost miraculous but others expressing skepticism noting north korea has made these types of promises repeatedly accused by the us of cheating on previous deals in beijing reporter matt rivers where officials have a lot of clout on what north korea given that we were just hearing from senior administration officials earlier this week the negotiations between both sides were a long way away only to see within a matter of hours of the south korean delegation getting to washington dc that all of that changed and now the top negotiator on the north korean side and the top negotiator on the united states i could actually be sitting down within the next two to three months beijing must be looking at that like the rest of us than thinking that is absolutely remarkable and completely unexpected at least in the short timeframe president trump has signed the tariffs on steel and aluminum correspondent karen kay forces republican lawmakers continued to express their doubts about whether this is a good idea congressional republicans including house speaker paul ryan have warned of broader economic consequences some urge more targeted tariffs rather than risk a global trade war canada mexico are given a pass on tariffs for the time being the school shooting and parkland florida lasted six minutes and some of the nine one one calls from that fatal day of been released shortly after to twenty two pm on february fourteenth the nine one one call started coming in 911 what is your american well um a theme online invites the shooter wall the girl was saying she hears things in the whole way right now invested in the 1200 building she's hearing um noises correct the arraignment for suitor nicholas cruises march 14th that's one month after the fatal incident i'm john lawrence reporting wjr news time six thirty two some 1200 people showed up for an active shooter training seminar in troy last night led by troy police f other people or survivors are victims that were in.
After Fights And Arrests, Richard Spencer Speaks To Tiny Crowd At Michigan State
"Great voice of the great lakes seven sixty wjr detroit hazy sunshine thirty seven degrees good afternoon ken rogulski wjr news mayor duggan will propose greater k through twelve efforts in tonight's state of the city address with a preview wjr's dick hafner mayor duggan will deal with plans to get the city involved with detroit public schools and the many charter schools that operate in the audience detroit school superintendent nikolai viti underscoring the main theme the speech will take place at western international high school duggan will deviate from his usual unscripted format and this time who use a powerpoint presentation that's wjr's dick hafner state police say some of the protesters who involved in trouble at michigan state yesterday during an appearance by a white nationalists were there to cause violence local police say about two dozen people were arrested for flights and rockthrowing outside the m issue egg building inside albright figure richard spencer spoke to a small crowd lieutenant mike shaw the michigan state police says causing trouble gets groups in the news unfortunately when you have the type of groups groups that show up to protest they may not even be protecting the card that they're on their narrator paid by other organisations are brought up there yet to cause trouble and that usually does the folk that we deal with he was on the beckmann program he worked for the court but officials say he was a crook wjr's gene fogel explains raines fortyseven are william lake of redford was a court officer for thirty six district court he was assigned to collect fines imposed by judges in the court instead prosecutors say he was pocketing the money that he received blake is accused of killing at least fifteen thousand dollars between september two thousand thirteen and april two thousand fourteen in one case authorities say is victim as a man of the cloth they say went to the east lake baptist church in detroit and demanded five thousand dollars in the pasture the passers have you only have a thousand dollars blake took that money and kept it gene fogel wjr news nashville mayor marion of make meghan berry has resigned from her position as part of a plea deal on a felony theft charge related to her admission that she had an affair with her former bodyguard while making the announcement berry says she will always support nashville well my time today is you mere concludes my unwavering love.