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02:09 min | 10 months ago

"ebony foundation" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"Can also follow us on Twitter at W. W. J. traffic this make sure if you tweet as that you are the passenger and not driving from the automotive group twenty four hour traffic center I'm tia Graham WWJ newsradio nine fifty already dear thank you much now the exclusive accu weather forecast we are joined now by meteorologist Carl Erickson Carl partly to mostly cloudy overnight lows sixty one to be a few showers even a thunderstorm toward daybreak and through Sunday morning again Rhonda sixty one for lower the back up to eighty five for a high on Sunday with a mix of clouds and sunshine once again there may be a late day shower or thunderstorm into the evening hours are they mostly cloudy Sunday night low sixty seven Monday Memorial Day intervals of clouds and sunshine with a shower or thunderstorm around again very warm and humid with temperatures approaching record of ninety second two thousand twelve hi eighty eight it's a very warm humid on Tuesday with a shower or thunderstorm high eighty eight was a cloudy Wednesday with a couple of showers high eighty three this is accu weather meteorologist Carl Erickson on W. B. J. newsradio nine fifty sixty seven degrees in Farmington hills it is sixty five in south gate sixty four new Baltimore sixty seven at downtown traffic and weather together every ten minutes on the aids or anytime at W. W. J. newsradio dot com WWJ news time eight forty a new way of life staying home social distancing stay connected to the latest developments with Kobe nineteen news radio nine fifty W. W. J. just hours after organization said former Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick has been granted an early release from federal prison a state lawmaker from Detroit says she's heard the same thing state representative Karen Witt said since president trump told her to kill Patrick would be released after my conversation with the president of the United States that he did take that in consideration an eight dot com Inc okay along with three other people three thousand that are going to be on how a group called the ebony foundation put out a statement saying that kill Patrick had been gradually released though no other details were given commander has been in jail for seven years after his conviction on charges related.

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"ebony foundation" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

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02:38 min | 10 months ago

"ebony foundation" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"Two hundred twenty three people have died from complications attributed to the virus and Republicans are trying to use the three trillion dollar coronavirus relief bill that speaker Nancy Pelosi pushed through the house as a weapon in this November's election to attack moderate Democrats they're highlighting pieces of legislation like benefits it would provide to immigrants who came to the U. S. illegally but the GOP faces an uphill climb in their drive to win seventeen seats and control of the chamber in other news experts are still learning about covert nineteen every day but we know the elderly population it has a higher risk of an average of suffering complications from the virus whether it's going to be getting groceries getting medications coming over to help with small things we should still make sure we try to address the needs as much as possible that is doctor wrote in fact horror at the Cleveland Clinic says younger people to take extra caution by keeping their distance from older friends and relatives research has shown children may be able to transmit the covert nineteen virus to older relatives even if they aren't experiencing symptoms themselves just imagine grabbing the droids east side early this morning police say suspects back to a silver two thousand two GMC envoy into the business around five thirty and got inside in the area of Harper and Chalmers no word if they manage to get away with any items if you have any information call the Detroit police or anonymously tip off crime stoppers at one eight hundred speak up a state representative from Detroit says president trump told her former mayor Kwame Kilpatrick will be released as a result of the corona virus Detroit Democrat Karen Witt said was in a meeting with the president at Ford's Rossendale plant this week she tells WWJ Charlie Langton Kilpatrick will be one of three thousand federal inmates released a group called the ebony foundation put out a statement saying kill Patrick has been granted early release he spent seven years behind bars after being convicted on racketeering and corruption charges the federal bureau of prisons says it does not discuss information about an inmate's confinement or release plans the young man is hospitalized after a drive by shooting caused him to smash into a building under choice west side police say the eighteen year old was driving in the area of Hartwell and fully overnight when he was struck by a bullet lost control and hit that building two teams were in the car with him they were not shot to us usually the victim is in temporary serious condition nobody is in custody WWJ news time is six twenty three business in two minutes cobit nineteen has a spring the gym home the latest on the corona virus and all breaking news is easy to get Alexa or Google home to find W. W. G. is ready nine fifty four search W. W. J. nine fifty.

"ebony foundation" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

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01:43 min | 10 months ago

"ebony foundation" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"Of people across the U. S. are planning to head out to state parks and beaches for the Memorial Day weekend in California Huntington beach police department public information officer Angela Bennett says she only running biking surfing or swimming will be allowed everyone pretty much knows what's going on as far as social distancing if everybody's on personal responsibility to follow social rules and we made it very very clear that our beaches are active use only show more coming up from CBS news at eleven o'clock governor Gretchen Whitmer's extended or safer at home order until June twelfth I mean places like gyms casinos in theatres all remain closed until that date more details coming up at the top of the hour right here on W. W. J. a state representative from Detroit says president Donald Trump has told her former mayor of Detroit Kwame Kilpatrick would be released as a result of the corona virus Detroit Democrat Keren wished it Witt said says she is she was in a meeting with the president of Ford's Russian ville Platte on Thursday and she tells newsradio nine fifty Charlie Langton that kill Patrick would be one of three thousand federal inmates released a group called the ebony foundation is put out a statement this morning that says kill Patrick has been granted early release but it provides no other details Kilpatrick has been in prison for seven years after being convicted on racketeering and corruption charges the federal bureau of prisons says it doesn't discussion formation about an inmate's confinement or release plan WWJ news time is now ten fifty three coming up on news radio nine fifty an update of your money while.

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"ebony foundation" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

Newsradio 950 WWJ

02:47 min | 10 months ago

"ebony foundation" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"J. W. W. J. use time is eight forty two a state representative from Detroit says president trump has told her former Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick would be released as a result of the corona virus you try Democrat Keren which it was in a meeting with the president of Ford's Russian ville Platte yesterday she tells W. W. J. Charlie Langton that kill Patrick would be one of three thousand federal inmates released a group called the ebony foundation put out a statement this morning saying kill Patrick had been granted early release but no other details Kilpatrick has spent seven years behind bars after being convicted on racketeering and corruption charges the federal bureau of prisons says it does not discuss information about an inmate's confinement or release plans with a dramatic downturn in revenue in the form of lost sales and income tax dollars due to culvert nineteen Michigan's projected budget shortfall could more than double over the next two years we get that story from W. W. J. newsradio nine fifties John Hugh it already the state of Michigan has put the current fiscal year budget deficit due to the corona virus at three point two billion dollars but this week state budget director Chris called said the impact could include another three billion dollar shortfall in twenty twenty one and two billion more in twenty twenty two and while the state has received three billion dollars in federal assistance to date the problem called says is that money is earmarked for emergency response use only as well as the other forty nine states and requesting the federal government to give us more flexibility in how we use those dollars and specifically to use those dollars to back fill our revenue loss in addition to greater budgetary flexibility cold says the other big ask as he puts it of the federal government is for final passage of the three billion dollar heroes act in Washington in a package that has made its way through the house and now sits before the US Senate John Hewitt W. W. J. news radio nine fifty for your eye on health sponsored by new life medical coronavirus with your eye on health I'm Dr Deanna Lites Dr Nick Gilpin is the medical director of infection prevention for Beaumont health now that the weather is getting warmer I think that there's this gravitational told for people to want to get outside and want to congregate which could lead to new cases of covet nineteen if we don't have public health infrastructure in place to properly test and track and trace these clusters I worry that those small clusters could morph into bigger clusters are surgeons Dr Gelfand says to stay safe we must continue to stay home when possible and practice healthy measures like social distancing wearing a face mask in public.

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"ebony foundation" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

Newsradio 950 WWJ

02:31 min | 10 months ago

"ebony foundation" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"Historically black colleges and universities and other minority serving institutions that have been impacted by the crisis Tom Jordan W. W. JD is Richard I'm fifty just hours after an organization should former Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick has been granted an early release from federal prison a state lawmaker from Detroit says she heard the same thing state representative Karen which such as president trump told her kill Patrick would be released after my conversation with the president of United states that he did take that in consideration an eight dot com Inc okay along with three thousand other people three thousand that are going to be a group called the ebony foundation put out a statement saying kill Patrick has been granted early release although no other details are available Kilpatrick has been in jail for seven years after his conviction on charges related to corruption the federal bureau of prisons says it does not discuss information about an inmate's confinement or release plans talk about the high seas those taking to our lakes this Memorial Day we're going to find water levels not seen in thirty years W. W. J. Sander McNeil reports Detroit mayor Mike Duggan says they've been seeing water levels already as high as they were at the peak last summer Dave Conrad is with sale time Detroit which time share sailboats both of the Jefferson beach marina in St Clair shores and in traverse city a few years ago we were worried about to step down on to the boat and now we can hardly step up on the box without a ladder read says most marinas have had to raise their docks but many have also had to cut the power to outdoor areas that are now under water Sandra McNeil WWJ newsradio nine fifty and the online festival that some people can't get enough of has she at least been canceled in person now you have to do it virtually W. W. J. Zhao J. merry explain Detroit electronic music festival has been a Memorial Day weekend tradition for almost two decades and although the outbreak has canceled the physical version of it at Hart plaza the sounds coming to your home movement says is hosting a three day virtual party online this weekend starting today and running through Monday more than two dozen DJs will perform in the line up includes notable area performers such as Carl Craig Kevin Saunderson Matthew dear DJ godfather in many more information can be found.

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"ebony foundation" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

Newsradio 950 WWJ

04:41 min | 10 months ago

"ebony foundation" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"Lansing bureau chief Tim school which says it's now going to last through June twelfth so you can stay at home but if you have a favorite dress shop that you want to go through and you can get an appointment the obviously you can go would do that because it is legal but those numbers on the other parts of the state with the caseload has doubled over the last two weeks that's the kind of warning sign that the state has to monitor is we attempt to release this economy back to what we might call normal meantime the governor has also extended her emergency declaration through June nineteenth in a statement what Russia's Michigan is not out of the woods yet a state representative from Detroit says president trump has told her former mayor Kwame Kilpatrick would be released as a result of the corona virus you try Democrat Keren which it was in a meeting with the president at Ford's Russian ville Platte and she tells W. W. J. Charlie Langton kill Patrick would be one of three thousand federal inmates released a group called the ebony foundation put out a statement saying kill Patrick has been granted early release however no other details compact okay spend seven years behind bars after being convicted on racketeering and corruption charges he was a minimum sentence to twenty eight years the federal bureau of prisons says it does not discuss information about an inmate's confinement or release plans with a dramatic downturn in revenue in the form of lost sales and income tax dollars do covered nineteen Michigan's projected budget shortfall could more than double over the next two years we get the story from W. W. J. newsradio nine fifties John Hewitt already the state of Michigan has put the current fiscal year budget deficit due to the corona virus at three point two billion dollars but this week state budget director Chris called said the impact could include another three billion dollar shortfall in twenty twenty one and two billion more in twenty twenty two and while the state has received three billion dollars in federal assistance to date the problem called says is that money is earmarked for emergency response use only Michigan as well as the other forty nine states are very bad requesting the federal government to give us more flexibility in how we use those dollars and specifically to use those dollars to back fill our revenue loss in addition to greater budgetary flexibility cold says the other big ask as he puts it of the federal government is for final passage of the three billion dollar heroes act in Washington and a package that has made its way through the house and now sits before the US Senate John Hewitt W. W. J. news radio nine fifty experts say they're still learning about covert nineteen every day but we know the elderly population has a higher than average risk of suffering complications from the virus according to Dr Ronan fact or up at the Cleveland Clinic one way to help seniors is to minimize their exposure to stores and public places whether it's going to be getting groceries getting medications coming over to help with small things we should still make sure we try to address the needs as much as possible Dr factor says younger people need to take extra caution by keeping their distance from older friends and relatives research has shown children may be able to transmit the covert nineteen virus to older relatives even if they are experiencing any symptoms themselves the unexpected benefit of pandemics CBS news reporter Matt Piper has details historian Frank Snowden is tied up a Democrat throughout the ages so when the covert nineteen pandemic broke out it was like watching a movie he had seen before the science is very different but the plot is similar he saw nations utilizing practices that have been around since the medieval days of the robotic plague they hide quarantine they had social distancing they hard lockdowns and if there is a lesson to be learned from history it's that the aftermath of plagues have led to great transformations the introduce your systems toilets they are set housing regulations paved streets that Piper CBS news with massive flooding in mid Michigan and over ten thousand evacuated from their homes donations are needed W. W. J. gallon has D. Jennifer McCormick is the superintendent of the Coleman community schools located about twenty minutes from Midland and Coleman says well the high school was a temporary shelter it has now become a donation site for those cleaning up their homes were having people bring rather put gloves and Ralph and cleaners and other things like that all in a in a big bucket and cleaning towels brushes sponges all that those are great things to have because then we can just on one with each family McCormick says they're also putting together hygiene kits and snack bags you can find more information to donate on.

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"ebony foundation" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

Newsradio 950 WWJ

01:57 min | 10 months ago

"ebony foundation" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"As bars and restaurants are now open at half capacity across northern Michigan this order extends the closing of such establishments here in the lower portion of the states the extension comes as the number of confirmed cases of covert nineteen in western and mid Michigan they're now doubling every ten days Jason Scott W. W. J. newsradio nine fifty just hours after a organization said former Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick has been granted an early release from federal prison a state lawmaker from Detroit says she has heard the same thing state representative Karen Witt said says president trump told her kill Patrick would be released after my conversation with the president of the United States that he did take that in consideration and eight dot com Inc okay along with three thousand other people three thousand that are going to be on how a group called the ebony foundation put out a statement this morning saying kill Patrick has been granted early release although no other details were given Kilpatrick has been in jail for seven years after his conviction on charges related to corruption the federal bureau of prisons says she does not discuss information about an inmate's confinement or release plans the president says he's working with Detroit's most vulnerable to help in the covert recovery W. W. James Tom Jordan has more during president trump's visit at Michigan his deputy assistant J. Ron Smith to join the president touting this specific help the White House continues to provide to the most vulnerable and most affected from cover nineteen the president has renewed the focus for the White House opportunity in revitalization council on charges of criminal laws the correct resources everything from two billion dollars for community health centers to money set aside for the PPP programme in addition Smith says president trump signed legislation providing one billion dollars to.

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"ebony foundation" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

Newsradio 950 WWJ

02:03 min | 10 months ago

"ebony foundation" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"The catastrophic flooding there in Midland Michigan with one hundred thousand dollar donation to the United Way of Midland county the donation will help provide shelter food and supplies for approximately ten thousand residents displaced the donation comes after the governor declared a state of emergency and central Michigan went to dams failed following heavy rain heavy rainfall this week the representative from Detroit says president trump told her former mayor Kwame Kilpatrick would be released as a result of the corona virus Detroit Democrat Keren with set was in a meeting with the president at Ford's Rawson feel planned on Thursday she tells W. W. chase Riley Langton Kilpatrick would be one of three thousand federal inmates released a group called the ebony foundation put out a statement on Friday morning saying kill Patrick has been granted early release Kilpatrick I spent seven years behind bars after being convicted on racketeering and corruption charges the federal bureau of prisons says it does not discuss information about an inmate's confinement or release plans it's been a nasty start to the Memorial Day weekend in parts of the southeast meteorologist Jeff Barrett Delhi has more we have had a lot of severe weather today and we still have it in North Carolina South Carolina Georgia and into Alabama ongoing severe thunderstorms and we've also had a couple of tornado warned storms the good news is we lose the heating of the day into the middle part of the evening a lot of the storms will begin to die out overseas investigators are combing through wreckage at the scene of a deadly plane crash in Pakistan nearly one hundred people were killed when their Airbus jet crashed in a residential neighborhood in Karachi correspondent Imtiaz Tayyip has the story incredibly rescuers found two survivors concerning thank president suffered a suit from the wreckage only suffering fractures fellow passengers Muhammad Zubair also survived.

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State Rep. Karen Whitsett said Pres. Trump told her Kwame Kilpatrick would soon be released

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00:43 sec | 10 months ago

State Rep. Karen Whitsett said Pres. Trump told her Kwame Kilpatrick would soon be released

"The representative from Detroit says president trump told her former mayor Kwame Kilpatrick would be released as a result of the corona virus Detroit Democrat Keren with set was in a meeting with the president at Ford's Rawson feel planned on Thursday she tells W. W. chase Riley Langton Kilpatrick would be one of three thousand federal inmates released a group called the ebony foundation put out a statement on Friday morning saying kill Patrick has been granted early release Kilpatrick I spent seven years behind bars after being convicted on racketeering and corruption charges the federal bureau of prisons says it does not discuss information about an inmate's confinement or release

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"ebony foundation" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

Newsradio 950 WWJ

05:05 min | 10 months ago

"ebony foundation" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"You for joining us on Friday may twenty second twenty twenty I'm Jason Scott and I'm Jacki paid for W. W. Grainger's radio ninety three tonight will be mostly cloudy sky low down to fifty eight then some sunshine in a nice start to the holiday weekend tomorrow the complete accu weather forecast is coming up right now I do preventer airport it's cloudy it's sixty three degrees WWJ news time is now five oh three a story you heard first on W. W. J. just hours after an organization said former Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick has been granted an early release from federal prison a state lawmaker from Detroit says she's heard the same thing state representative Karen which sets says president trump told her yesterday that kill Patrick would be released early after my conversation with the president of the United States that he did take that in consideration okay along with three other people three thousand that are going to be on a group called the ebony foundation putting out a statement this morning saying kill Patrick has been granted early release although no other details have been released Kilpatrick has been in jail for seven years now after his conviction on charges related to corruption the federal bureau of prisons meantime says it doesn't discuss information about an inmate's confinements or release plans in Detroit mayor Mike Duggan asking people to practice social distancing while gathering in small groups this Memorial Day W. WJW it report with a warm up expected mayor Duggan was indeed looking forward to the Memorial Day holiday weekend ahead encouraging city residents to celebrate safely as he noted the governor's latest executive order allowing for larger properly distance social gatherings to take place you can be in gatherings of up to ten but you still need to space out within those gatherings giving it up to eleven or twelve the police will I politely ask you to reduce the size but are short of that this could be a time to enjoy the weekend when it comes to president trump's call to allow places of worship to reopen this weekend deeming them essential the mayor says he believes the traders have quote good sense and he says local religious leaders can gather in an appropriate manner John Hewitt W. W. J. news radio nine fifty as restrictions are loosened and more people are our doors are hospitals ready for a potential rise in cove in nineteen cases W. W. J. health reporter Dr Deanna Lites answers that question Tom versus the president and CEO of McLaren Macomb he says hospitals better prepared for covert nineteen patients in terms of understanding the virus how to expand areas in the hospital if needed and having adequate supplies like personal protective equipment and ventilators my bigger concern is not handling the call the patients my concern is all of the care that goes on managed when patients are free to come in the hospital so I think we would do a better job I hope we don't have to bursae says if you have a medical emergency don't hesitate to go for care hospitals are probably the safest place you could be right now because of all the precautions and all the cleaning and infectious disease protocols and all the PPP Dr Deanna Lites WWJ newsradio nine fifty the state health department says there are four hundred three new cases of covered nineteen in Michigan and twenty nine new deaths today that brings the total now to nearly fifty four thousand cases in five thousand one hundred fifty eight deaths there's nearly thirteen hundred deaths in Detroit more than a thousand throughout the rest of Wayne County almost a thousand in Oakland county and just under eight hundred in Macomb county Michigan secretary of state offices they're expected to re open in just about a week or so according to WWJ Lansing bureau chief Tim school back secretary of state Johnson Benson has set a target date of June the first to reopen the state's one hundred thirty three offices however people needing to do business at an area branch they're gonna have to set up an appointment that would allow for social distancing you A. W. president Rory gamble says there's one more thing that he'd like to see is auto workers are now back on their jobs here's W. W. J. auto beat reporter Jeff Gilbert will says the new protocols make the plants as safe as possible but they still can't answer the most important question who might be infected users will be more comfortable with testing is improved we should have in our hands right now yes that is that is economical and accurate so that people could test on the spot and you get a result and you know very quick time trying Campbell says this is the company versus union issue it's a national issue and we're all in this together Jeff Gilbert WWJ newsradio nine shift today just after the forecast we're gonna recap but deadly twenty four hours on the roads that's coming up after traffic in one W. W. JD this time is now five oh wait traffic and weather together every.

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"ebony foundation" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

Newsradio 950 WWJ

02:16 min | 10 months ago

"ebony foundation" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"And given what other defendants have received I think the judge wants to make sure that's fair central Michigan residents are returning to their homes after being forced out by devastating floods make Harding lives in the hard hit city of Midland floors wet their worms on the floor in fact that was that's going to be my first job is to pick up all the worms that are going around on the floor on Wall Street the Dow is down forty five points nasdaq up twenty seven this is CBS news these are challenging times and rocket mortgage is prepared to help if you need mortgage assistance contact their team twenty four seven at rocket mortgage dot com rocket mortgages with you number one station radio nine fifty WG good afternoon and happy Friday thanks for joining us on this Friday may twenty second twenty twenty I'm Jason Scott and I'm Jackie page for W. W. JT is radio nine positive tonight we'll have a mostly cloudy sky low down to fifty eight then some sunshine in a nice start to the holiday weekend tomorrow the complete accu weather forecast coming up right now we do per metro airport it's cloudy it's sixty two degrees traffic and weather together coming up at three oh eight WWJ news time is now three oh three it's a story you heard first right here on news radio nine fifty just hours after organization said former Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick has been granted an early release from federal prison a state lawmaker from Detroit says she's heard the same thing state representative Karen win set says president Donald Trump told her kill Patrick would be released after my conversation with the president of the United States that he did take that in consideration and eight dot com Inc okay along with three thousand other people three thousand that are going to be on how a group called the ebony foundation putting out a statement this morning saying kill Patrick has been granted early release although no other details were released with that statement the Patrick has been in jail for seven years after his conviction on charges related to corruption the federal bureau of prisons says it does not discuss information about inmates confinements or release plans meanwhile.

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02:24 min | 10 months ago

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"Reply see website for details but you have to act fast visit tri county SPS dot com now J. RG Troy WTVD HD to Detroit three forty so we do X. seven sixteen WJAR were Detroit comes to talk all fifty states will be partially re opened this Memorial Day weekend as the corona virus pandemic continues while speaking to reporters today president trump made a nother re opening announcement today I'm identifying houses of worship churches synagogues and mosques as essential places that provide essential services the governors need to do the right thing and allow these very important essential places of faith to open right now for this weekend if they don't do it I will override the governor's in America we need more prayer not less could covert nineteen be a ticket out of prison for former mayor Kwame Kilpatrick a group called the ebony foundation which has been working to get helped kill Patrick released from prison says the former mayor will receive a compassionate release to the covered nineteen in the Oakfield prison in Louisiana where he is being incarcerated Kilpatrick has served seven years of his twenty eight year sentence for corruption he was not eligible for parole until twenty thirty seven the U. S. attorney's offices told the free press it's investigating the claim up north retailers are preparing to open next week with some restrictions stores and businesses lost about two months of sales during the pandemic Meghan Holland of the Michigan retailers association says the time to shop is now we know that going to make it more than ever we're killing shoppers your shopping dollars are more powerful than they've ever been before if you want a thriving downtown in downtown with your farm and you need to go to the local stores retailers must adhere to six foot distancing provide masks to customers and employees and limit the number of customers based on the store's square footage chemicals he W. J. R..

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01:58 min | 10 months ago

"ebony foundation" Discussed on WJR 760

"The virus has put more than twenty percent of the Michigan workforce out of a job Michigan has the second highest unemployment rate in the country after Nevada according to the latest federal statistics the Michigan unemployment rate is more than twenty two percent another U. S. economic stimulus package to deal with the impact of the virus is likely to come down the pike that's according to the White House where the senior economic adviser Kevin Hassett says the White House is preparing for another bad jobs report and a couple of weeks we'll see a very bad number for may and then I think that in June it'll start to head in the right direction that's Kevin Hassett the chief economic adviser well Michael Patrick may get a break from the corona virus that's according to people who have been trying to get him out of prison reports claim that kill Patrick will be released from a federal prison because some prisoners have died from the virus at his federal prison in Oklahoma the ebony foundation is an activist group they have been trying to get kill Patrick out of prison the report has not been verified by the federal prison system or any other authority his release would not be parole prisons have been releasing a lot of inmates across the country to protect against outbreaks of dive with the virus behind bars they have been placed under house arrest with tethers on them the centers for disease control and prevention now says the virus does not spread easily from touching surfaces or objects the recovery is under way in Midland but it'll be a long road ahead of them in mid Michigan hit by the massive flooding the flood waters have been receding and the city is beginning to move to try to clean up the debris Jennifer Smith is one of the homeowners half an hour to could and get out of here many of the foundations have been swept away on most of the houses most of the basement I'm.

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08:33 min | 10 months ago

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"Sixty three degrees reported in canton WWJ news time ten thirty two still developing in St Clair shores a section of I. ninety four eastbound remains shut down this hour following a crash let's go live in local to Tracy macaskill for the very latest Tracy and we're keeping an eye on this spot here east on I ninety four at nine mile again all lanes are blocked your device to avoid this area if at all possible police and fire on the scene traffic continues to be backed up to Morales you can use Harper as an alternate or exit at the Ross and use Kelly or mac they'll get you back to nine mile and then from there you can get back onto I. ninety four worthy of note to westbound I. ninety four ten mile we have an accident there on both shoulders reporting live from the twenty four hour traffic center Tracy macaskill W. W. J. newsradio nine fifty developing news regarding former Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick a group has put out a statement saying kill Patrick has been granted early release from federal prison we get the details live in local from WW JZ Tarly Langton Charlie that's why the group is called ebony foundation they are the only source so far that has said that the former Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick will be given an early release from federal prison the Kwame Kilpatrick was sentenced back in two thousand thirteen to twenty years in prison to serve seven years his parole dates twenty thirty seven what have any foundation not giving a reason or not give a reason why the former mayor would be released from prison however CBS news does say that the former mayor is at the Oakdale federal prison that's near New Orleans they've got about a thousand inmates and they have had cases of the corona virus and back forty two cases reported there including five deaths if you couple that with the Attorney General William Barr who urged prisons to read least prisoners if they are vulnerable to house arrest because the coronavirus it has happened the past again we're not saying that that's the reason why Michael Patrick is being released from prison we're also not saying that he's going to be released we are saying though that the ebony foundation a group that claims to lead a coalition to get the former mayor released that mayor the former mayor Kwame Kilpatrick will be released reporting live Charlie Langton W. J. nine fifty WWJ news time ten thirty four it is a spectacular way to honor Memorial Day the national Memorial Day concert and there are many special guests taking part including Grammy Award winning singer in Detroit native I see see one into now joins us this morning live good morning good morning are you with us good morning this morning I'm here all right excellent Hey thank you so much for joining us this morning so tell us about this tribute show always going to be awesome awesome awesome this Sunday may twenty fourth the national Memorial Day concert is going to be great the process is going on are the members of our military and their families not only does who have sacrificed so much over the decades but those who are continuing to give their all during the pandemic including a special tribute to our nation's newest hero both on the front line in the fight against this call the virus so it's going to be it's gonna be awesome you know during the whole program messages will be prominent from all of the kids you know what thanks for for the active duty military National Guard and reserves and their families veterans and gold star families along with all the first responders the doctors the nurses the grocery clerks truck drivers postal workers all of those who are on the front lines putting their lives at risk now in the fight of the coronavirus sciences I'm honored to be a part of this incredible line up of people and and this incredible person on PBS so is this show going to look a little bit different due to the pandemic yes by local little bit different you know because they're going to make sure that everybody Sandwell B. and and B. and safe and so it'll be sealed around the country you know I'll be filming from Nashville and and all the other guests from the different parts of the country so it's gonna be pretty often but yet that it'll it'll look different but I think it's going to be probably the best one we've ever had also can you tell me I mean this pandemic has affected everyone so much but what about you personally have you have you known anyone that is contracted the corona virus yeah unfortunately I've known more than I wanted to know but thank god all the ones that I news related stories and they're doing great so I am very honored I had I had I had the ball up the middle to make sure everybody made it I might know one person who actually passed by grabbing the corona virus so it's been it's been a rough on some of my like this you know I. afri before but I think I'm crying more than I've ever played before and that was all done now but but around the world soon if you know if there's one thing that I feel like I've changed Ian is that my perspective it's not just about me and my family and and you know so that I know but it's about really being concerned about everybody every country on the and so yeah yes it is is that I've been affected by it but I'm blessed and I'm good I'm full of gratitude that that my loved ones are doing fine okay so here's a big question are you coming back to the trade anytime soon are you know my family would be Jerry so of course you know whenever I get a chance to comment on the other side of this my mom is there she's eighty three years old and she's still in awe thank god and so I want to come we heard but but we have a church here in Nashville Tennessee now so so I think this is home for a while until dad says something different but you know Detroit will always be my home well thank you so much and again where can people watch this concert are they finding may twenty four twenty twenty S. eight well you guys five eight to nine thirty PM eastern time of course everybody check your local listing but it will be on PBS CBS will credible station that always gives us confidence that the whole family can watch in so please watch that I really believe is going to give you a call it's gonna be it be encouraging it's going to be something that we all really okay thank you so much again we've been speaking live to a Grammy Award winning singer in Detroit native cece Winans about the national Memorial Day concert happening on Sunday coming up next on W. W. J. as Florida re opens there are more problems with covert nineteen tests in the sunshine state I'm Peter king in Orlando it is time for traffic and weather together on the eight so we do have a big problem out there let's check in with Tracy macaskill enter the triple a game can see your resume monitoring this situation the closure of I. ninety four this traffic updates sponsored by rose pest solutions so east on I ninety four at nine mile all lanes remain blocked police and fire remained on the scene traffic continues to be backed up to Ross you can use Harper as an alternate or exit at Moross and use Kelly or mac deal to get back on to nine mile then from there add on to I. ninety four No Way road southbound avoid this area the closure continues due to an overturned semi at the I. ninety six exit ramp road is expected to be close they are to say the roadway is expected to be closed until at least three or four PM now aside from that keeping an eye on road work north on I seventy five onto square Lake Road there the ramp the right shoulder closed until five this moving worker remains here until about eleven thirty with a left lane closed along southbound I. seventy five between graduate and a spring wells that's control companies are designated essential services rose by solutions on the job protecting people and property from past got a pest problem rose is the solution call the pros of rose eight hundred nine six six rows are go to rose pest solutions dot com from the adult on motor group twenty four hour traffic center to see the Casco WWJ newsradio nine fifty and it is the holiday weekend it is upon us let's check out the weather with the dean devore ranking the weekend days from worst to first this one probably goes into the books is the worst.

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"ebony foundation" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

Newsradio 950 WWJ

04:56 min | 10 months ago

"ebony foundation" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"It is cloudy currently sixty three degrees downtown WWJ news time ten oh three a developing story former Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick may soon be a free man we are hearing this morning that Patrick has been granted early release from federal prison we get the details live in local from WW JZ Charlie Langton Charlie yeah good morning broke out this is a according to a group called the ebony foundation we are trying to get a little more information about that group but they say the former Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick will be released early from prison he was sentenced to twenty eight years in prison for racketeering and other crimes he was sentenced in two thousand thirteen therefore he spent seven years in prison his parole date was to be twenty thirty seven now the former mayor is is living I should say at the Oakdale federal prison that is west of New Orleans and Louisiana CBS news reported last month five inmates in Oakville prison died all the corona virus and the Attorney General William Barr has urged not only the Oakdale prison but all federal prison who how is vulnerable prisoners that qualified to get out to get out of prison and then serve the remaining part of their sentence at their home there are about a thousand inmates at Oakdale all recipients news is reporting that forty two cases of coronavirus all has come it has been reported from staff and inmates to get five people died in that prison we're not sure why Kwame Kilpatrick or if comical Patrick I should say is that what it fits into that category but that's the report I love this foundation the ebony foundation they claim that they have worked to get the former mayor out of prison this is still a developing story reporting live Charlie Langton WG newsradio nine fifty well there are a couple of different ways to Patrick could be released to turning her girl which is says one is compassionate release which requires an order by a judge and also another way yours by administrative action taken by the local prison authorities I'm not aware of that and and that's the decision that it has the power to make in the third way that we heard about in the news several months ago was a request made to the president for pardon and you have that information was in the news as a request made to the president and I'm not a we're he hasn't contacted me about it stay with WWJ for the very latest WWJ news time ten oh six it is a story you heard first on W. W. J. secretary of state Johnson Bentsen is announcing plans to re open WWJ Lansing bureau chief Tim scoop it broke the news because the target date for re opening all of the one hundred thirty one branch offices around the state is June first what they're doing right now is are doing a deep cleaning of all of those officers who have been sitting idly by all the employees not working but she hopes to get them back on the job by June first and we should point out there will be no long lines no social distancing problem because your re visit to the secretary of state's office will be by appointment only so you've got to get an appointment again that is W. WJW the president of the U. A. W. says workers are going to have to get used to the new normal in auto plants here's WWJ auto beat reporter Jeff Gilbert and in this first week back that new normal spacing sanitation mass temperature check seems to be working says UA W. president Rory gamble it is a long term effort we're just next year are people gonna be working under the shadow of this virus thing on being where well extra personal protection equipment which one moment some of the equipment is not comparable to gamble says this is the best protection available right now what else would you like to see more and better testing Jeff Gilbert WWJ newsradio nine fifty A. WWJ news time ten oh seven Michigan's Attorney General calling president trump a petulant child for his refusal to wear a mask during the main public portion of his tour of Ford's Russellville planting of Selena yesterday Dana Nessel appearing on CNN says reviewing refusing though what to wear the mask runs again state guidelines in Ford's own policy he's in a county right now we're over a hundred people have died I am twenty minutes away from him in Wayne County where we had over twenty three hundred people die this is not a joke and he's conveying the worst possible message to people who cannot afford to be on the receiving end of terrible misinformation a few hours later president trump tweeted at Colleen in Nestle a do nothing AG who should not be taking her anger and stupidity out on Ford motor because they might decide to leave Michigan coming up on W. W. J. we have the sheriff's office blasting a judge's order about releasing medically vulnerable inmates because the pandemic Jim Matthews WWJ news time ten oh wait it's time for traffic.

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"ebony foundation" Discussed on WJR 760

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02:44 min | 10 months ago

"ebony foundation" Discussed on WJR 760

"Well the kill Patrick get a break from the corona virus reports claim kill Patrick is being released from a federal prison because at least one other prisoner has died from the virus the ebony foundation an activist group reportedly says kill Patrick is getting out of the federal prison in Oakdale Louisiana Kilpatrick has served seven years of a twenty eight year sentence for corruption when he was mayor of Detroit he was not eligible for parole until twenty thirty seven the report has not been verified by the federal prison system or any other authority his release would not be parole if it happens prisons have been releasing some inmates across the country to protect against outbreaks of the virus other prisoners have been placed under house arrest with tethers a passenger plane has crashed near Karachi Pakistan carrying ninety nine passengers and a crew of eight correspondent Sophia safer users witnesses say the plane tried to land two or three times and then crashed into a residential area near the airport in Karachi's likes having been running in Pakistan for about two and a half months and it's only recently that Pakistan's national anthem flag carrier might even resume flights never running out of a limited flight schedule the residential area is a poor area heavily populated there's no information about how many are dead from the plane or on the ground flames and smoke were seen a manhunt is underway in Corpus Christi Texas for a possible second suspect after a shooting at the Naval Air Station them Thor you say was a terrorist attack local media reports say Adam I'll Sally was shot and killed in a gunbattle after he tried to drive through the gate at the Naval Air Station al Salhi shot a security guard but she was wearing a bullet proof vest and is okay the recovery trying to get under way at Midland after the massive flooding as the floodwaters recede the city is moving in to start clearing up the massive debris half an hour to truly get what however we could and get out of here many of the foundations have been swept away on most of the houses most of the basements on the street by the grace of god our main floor wasn't touched by water but we're one of the very few fortunate people that can say that because I know everybody around here the main floors have been compromised the owner of the dams boys hydro says it was lowering water levels without state permission the owner of the dams that failed in the mid Michigan area triggering the flooding says the state of Michigan was more concerned about protecting freshwater mussels then it was about water levels or the safety of the dams the state says this is misinformation the pandemic.

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"ebony foundation" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

Newsradio 950 WWJ

02:08 min | 10 months ago

"ebony foundation" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"Group or try to find out that group as well but they say former mayor Kwame Kilpatrick will be granted an early release from prison that's according again to the ebony foundation or try to independently verify this through any sources were working the story pretty hot and heavy because it would be unusual a little bit I have to say the former mayor was sentenced to twenty eight years back in two thousand thirteen the Serbs Saban some people have been released from federal prison but we have not heard anything other than from this group the ebony foundation of this group says that it has led a coalition to get the former mayor released over the past couple of years comical Patrick has exhausted his appeals he has tried for all kinds of early releases and what we're not being told is that why he's being released early if if if it's because of the coronavirus we just don't know that at this point in time the bottom line here former Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick at least according to one source says that he will be given an early release working the story reporting live Charlie Langton WGBH radio nine fifty a passenger plane with ninety eight people on board has crashed in a crowded neighborhood on the edge of the International Airport near Pakistan's port city of Karachi Karachi's mayor says five or six houses were destroyed in the crash this morning he has said all those on board died in Pakistan CBS has more at the top of the hour a year long fellowship focused on attracting and retaining young talent here in our backyard I'm Jason Scott and this is challenge Detroit as someone that's not from Detroit for me so far to learn about the city name Brian bombs is originally from Brooklyn New York he went to school at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh studied architecture most companies Smith it's architecture engineering firm they're based out of the building it's been fun it's been around for a hundred fifty years his eyes were recently opened completing a project with challenge right public school it was then that I really like cemented that I care a lot about the advocacy for trade school obviously as someone that works in the industry I know that.

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"ebony foundation" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

Newsradio 950 WWJ

04:11 min | 10 months ago

"ebony foundation" Discussed on Newsradio 950 WWJ

"Up at nine forty five accu weather says how high it today but seventy degrees right now it's overcast image showing sixty one degrees W. W. news times nine thirty one we have developing news regarding former Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick Charlie Langton reporting first on W. W. J. that a group has put out a statement saying Kwame Kilpatrick has been granted an early release from federal prison let's go live to Charlie for details Charlie that's right the sources that I have here says call Michael Patrick has been given an early release from prison that's according to the ebony foundation a group that says that it led to a coalition to get the former mayor released a patch was sentenced to twenty eight years in prison for racketeering and other crimes he spent seven years in prison after two thousand thirteen conviction he was to be paroled and twenty thirty seven not clear if he's been released because of the corona virus however that has in the past he is tried he has made an effort to get himself released because of that and other federal prisoners have been released because of the virus but again according to one source here the ebony foundation Kwame Kilpatrick for mayor will be released early from prison reporting live Charlie Langton W. J. newsradio nine fifty Charlie before you get away what do you think about this senses that's why he's being released if of course this is all you know going to pan out but that's reports that we're getting time he will be released like now Charlie later reporting live thank you for that we'll keep following and get more details as they come in thanks to Charlie for for breaking the story her first year on W. W. J. we're monitoring a crash on eastbound I. ninety four this is in the area of eight and nine mile road it's right in between there let's go live to Dennis new back up for the latest on mac morning Dennis good morning reported so eastbound ninety four and so Harper's the alternative there to get back to a ninety four by a third maybe nine or ten mile road the backup extends to Allard the ramps now it Ross have been re opened by the Michigan department transportation so you can exit now off I. ninety four eastbound at Morales not having to wait until Allard or for that matter to run your Harper again the alternate maybe back some of the roads along the road there the roof there could be possible to have other problem spots will be back with those that know by road in one U. S. twenty three coming up at nine thirty eight WWE news time nine thirty five for the second day in a row an innocent child has been killed in Detroit police said one child died two others are hospitalized after hit and run on the city's east side police say the crash occurred near field street in Agnes last night the kids were internat U. V. that was hit by another SUV which was being chased by a third vehicle the two injured children were last reported in critical condition WWJ news time nine thirty five the secretary of state has a plan to reopen at a good date of June first reopen all one hundred thirty one offices the branch offices of the secretary of state believe me there's pent up demand to get in there however there will be any long lines it'll only be by appointment obviously you can't have long lines and do social distancing but this is good news for motorists many of.