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Resident Unaccounted For After Mobile Home Fire In Canton

detroit.cbslocal.com — CANTON (WWJ) - Authorities say a Canton resident is unaccounted for after their mobile home went up in flames. The fire took off early Wednesday morning at an older model, single-wide trailer in the Wagon Wheel Mobile Home Park on Mott Road, between Michigan Avenue and Geddes Road.
Jan 28, 2015

RT @WWJ950: Authorities have recovered a body after a mobile home in #Canton went up in flames cbsloc.al/18tSFBt

Jan 28, 2015

RT @WWJ950: Authorities have recovered a body after a mobile home in #Canton went up in flames cbsloc.al/18tSFBt

Ski Resort Damage By U-M Frats, Sororities Rises To Nearly $125K

detroit.cbslocal.com — ANN ARBOR (WWJ/AP) - Two ski resorts say damage estimates have climbed to nearly $125,000 after a wild weekend of partying by fraternity and sorority members from the University of Michigan left dozens of rooms in shambles. Treetops Resort manager Barry Owens told the Detroit Free Press that estimates approach $100,000, about double the previous figures.
Jan 28, 2015

RT @WWJ950: Ski resorts say damages have climbed to nearly $125,000 after a weekend of partying by #UMich frats, sororities cbsloc.al/1tpewTN

Video Released, Reward Offered In Case Of Dog Left Chained Behind Walmart

detroit.cbslocal.com — ROSEVILLE (WWJ) - Investigators have released a video in hopes of identifying two people who left a dog chained behind a Walmart store - leading her to chew off her own paw to escape.
Jan 27, 2015

Video Released, Reward Offered In Case Of Dog Left Chained Behind Roseville Walmart. cbsloc.al/1v023XN

Jan 27, 2015

RT @CBSDetroit: Video Released, Reward Offered In Case Of #Dog Left Chained Behind #Walmart, Forced To Chew Off Own Paw To Escape: cbsloc.al/1D5jIfk

Council Passes Resolution To Tackle Issue Of Homelessness With Innovation

detroit.cbslocal.com — DETROIT (WWJ) - Detroit city council passes a resolution creating a task force to tackle the problem of homelessness. As Newsradio 950's Stephanie Davis reports, part of the plan is to move the homeless into some of the city's rehabbed abandoned homes. That's the goal.

Police: Metro Detroit Mother Abandoned Newborn Baby In Shed On Christmas Day

detroit.cbslocal.com — ROSEVILLE (WWJ) - A metro Detroit mother is facing charges after police say she left wrapped up her 3-day-old baby and left him in a shed on Christmas Day. Roseville police on Tuesday released more details in the case of the infant who was found frozen in a recycling center dumpster.

Investigation Underway After 13-Year-Old Shot, Killed In Detroit

detroit.cbslocal.com — DETROIT (WWJ) - Police in Detroit are investigating the shooting death of a 13-year-old on the city's east side. The incident happened Tuesday in the area around 7 Mile and Hayes. Police are not releasing the name of the victim or surrounding circumstances pending notification of family.
Jan 28, 2015

RT @WWJ950: Investigations underway: 5-year-old shot, and teen killed in separate incidents ... #Detroit « CBS Detroit cbsloc.al/1Lfui9u

Trial Date Set For Ex-Detroit Tigers Pitcher Evan Reed In Sex Assault Case

detroit.cbslocal.com — DETROIT (CBS Detroit) - Former Detroit Tigers pitcher Evan Reed will be back in court next month to face sexual assault charges. A 36th District Court Judge in Detroit on Tuesday set a Wednesday, Feb. 4 trial date for Reed, who's accused of raping a woman last spring at Motor City Casino.

Stafford On Pro Bowl: ‘I Had A Little Something To Prove’

detroit.cbslocal.com — Ashley Dunkak Ashley writes feature stories and news articles about the Lions,... CBS DETROIT - The Pro Bowl is strictly an exhibition, and one that heavily favors offensive players, but Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford still felt good about the fact he played well there.
Jan 27, 2015

RT @971theticketxyt: Matthew Stafford On #ProBowl: ‘I Had A Little Something To Prove’ @AshleyDunkak « CBS Detroit cbsloc.al/1D5F1O3

Twitter Introduces Group Messaging, Mobile Videos

detroit.cbslocal.com — SOUTHFIELD (CBS Detroit) - Twitter users have two new features to allow users new methods for sharing messages on the social media service. Users now have the option to record and share video filmed from the Twitter app on smart phones along with the ability to utilize the social media service for private, group messages similar to group texts on smart phones.
Jan 27, 2015

RT @CBSDetroit: #Twitter Introduces Group Messaging, Mobile Videos. Neil Patrick Harris got right on it. @ActuallyNPH cbsloc.al/1zsJoW4

Snapchat Launches New Feature With News, Videos, Articles

detroit.cbslocal.com — Edward Cardenas Connect with Edward on Twitter, Instragram and LinkedIn. Ed... By Edward Cardenas SOUTHFIELD (CBS Detroit) - Snapchat launched a new feature Tuesday which provides more depth to the social media site known for sharing photos that disappear after a period of time.
Jan 27, 2015

Parents: can't figure out what kids like in #Snapchat? Try this new feature w/ news, videos, articles. #CBS Detroit cbsloc.al/1uZIu1I

3rd Man Found Guilty In U-M Medical Student’s Fatal Shooting

detroit.cbslocal.com — ANN ARBOR (WWJ/AP) - A 21-year-old South Carolina man has been convicted for his role in the slaying of a University of Michigan medical student during a robbery near the school's Ann Arbor campus. The Ann Arbor News reports that a Washtenaw County jury announced Tuesday that Joei Jordan was guilty of felony murder, home invasion and conspiracy to commit home invasion.
Jan 27, 2015

RT @WWJ950: 3rd Man Found Guilty In Univeristy Of #Michigan Medical Student’s Fatal Shooting: cbsloc.al/1DdJcaU

Kim Kardashian Pokes Fun At Herself In Super Bowl Commercial [VIDEO]

detroit.cbslocal.com — It seems like guys either can't stand Kim Kardashian or they just adore her. I think she is one of the prettiest women around and her body is about as banging as I have ever seen. Kardashian is in a new commercial for T-Mobile featuring their recent promotion about being able to roll over your unused data.

LeBron James Talks About What Detroit Means To Him [VIDEO]

detroit.cbslocal.com — Small Business Center. LeBron James spoke to reporters at The Palace during Cleveland's morning shootaround in preparation for the Cavaliers vs Pistons game later tonight. He talked quite a bit about the Pistons and what Detroit means to him. He credits the Pistons for helping to shape him into the player he's become.

Tips For A Small Business Tech Tune Up

detroit.cbslocal.com — Edward Cardenas Connect with Edward on Twitter, Instragram and LinkedIn. Ed... By Edward Cardenas SOUTHFIELD (CBS Detroit) - As business leaders look to grow their bottom line the coming year, technology should be part of plans.
Jan 27, 2015

.@Comcast biz services expert provides tips for "A Small Business Tech Tune Up" from #WiFi to #webpages. #CBSDetroit cbsloc.al/1uxOXuU

Brandon Jennings Has Surgery To Repair Ruptured Achilles Tendon

detroit.cbslocal.com — Ashley Dunkak Ashley writes feature stories and news articles about the Lions,... CBS DETROIT - Just a few days after the Detroit Pistons announced that guard Brandon Jennings would miss the rest of the season after rupturing his left Achilles tendon, Jennings has tweeted that he had surgery and that the procedure went well.

Justice Hayes Announces He Will Transfer From Michigan For Final Year

detroit.cbslocal.com — Ashley Dunkak Ashley writes feature stories and news articles about the Lions,... CBS DETROIT - Running back Justice Hayes announced in an Instagram post he will transfer from the University of Michigan for his final season of eligibility. "The four years I have spent at this institution have brought some great memories that I will cherish forever," Hayes wrote.

Oakland holds off Cleveland St. for 59-56 win; LeBron James In Attendance [PHOTOS]

detroit.cbslocal.com — ROCHESTER, Mich. (AP) - Kahlil Felder scored four of his 16 points in the final 33 seconds to help Oakland beat Cleveland State 59-56 after blowing an 11-point halftime lead on Monday night. A 7-0 run gave Cleveland State (12-10, 6-2 Horizon League) a 56-55 lead with 43 seconds to play.

Michigan State Police Want To Use Aerial Drone Statewide

detroit.cbslocal.com — DETROIT (AP) - State police are seeking authorization to use an aerial drone across Michigan to photograph vehicle crash scenes and give a bird's-eye view of other emergency situations. The agency hopes to get permission next month from the Federal Aviation Administration to fly a small, $158,000 remote-controlled helicopter that state police pilots have been training to use for more than a year, according to a report in The Detroit News.
Jan 27, 2015

Hope they don't crash at Capitol. RT @WWJ950: #Michigan State Police Want To Use Aerial #Drones Statewide cbsloc.al/1BudC8N

Winter Storm Throws Wrench In Plans Of Many Airport Travelers

detroit.cbslocal.com — ROMULUS (WWJ) - Cancellations dotted the departure and arrival boards at Metro Airport on Monday as a result of the developing snowstorm which engulfed the east coast. Among those travelers who were stranded in Detroit was David Greer.