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WWJ's Voices in the Community profiles aspiring costume designer Claire Mildred
Terri Lee-Sylvester
September 07, 2020 - 10:33 am
One of the toughest careers to launch is one in the entertainment industry. But, two students from Michigan are well on their way to successful careers in entertainment after getting a major kick start. The two were selected to the prestigious Television Academy Foundation's Summer Fellowship...
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Photo credit Demonstrators clash with police officers a block from the Public Safety Building in Rochester, N.Y., Friday, Sept. 4, 2020, after a rally and march protesting the death of Daniel Prude. Prude apparently stopped breathing as police in Rochester were restraining him in March 2020 and died when he was taken off life support a week later. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)
September 06, 2020 - 10:45 pm
Mayor promises police reforms following Daniel Prude’s death… “We are committed to making the necessary changes”
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Brendan Keany
September 06, 2020 - 3:49 pm
SUNY holds regional meeting to discuss COVID containment… Chancellor Malatras confident that school year can proceed
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Photo credit Demonstrators clash with police officers a block from the Public Safety Building in Rochester, N.Y., Friday, Sept. 4, 2020, after a rally and march protesting the death of Daniel Prude. Prude apparently stopped breathing as police in Rochester were restraining him in March 2020 and died when he was taken off life support a week later. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)
WBEN Newsroom
September 06, 2020 - 1:00 pm
9 arrested during ongoing protests over Prude’s death… “People speaking out are not enemy combatants”
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Tom Puckett
September 06, 2020 - 7:00 am
Some Williamsville students’ school year delayed… Remote and hybrid learning delayed for many students
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Waterford Apartment Fire
Waterford Regional Fire Department
WWJ News
September 05, 2020 - 7:44 pm
Firefighters had to rescue some residents off of balconies, and others jumped. One woman was taken to the hospital.
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A Michigan State Police car
(Photo: WWJ/Mike Campbell)
WWJ News
September 05, 2020 - 3:54 pm
State Police say they were responding to an accident scene on I-94 near Woodward in Detroit when they saw the wrong way driver slam into another car, around 2 am Saturday.
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craig on weekend protest
(Photo: Jon Hewett/WWJ)
WWJ News
September 05, 2020 - 2:02 pm
Activist group, Detroit Will Breathe, and 14 individuals filed a lawsuit against the City of Detroit, The Detroit Police Department, Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan, and Detroit Police Chief James Craig claiming “excessive use of force”, including “beatings, tear gas, pepper spray, rubber bullets, sound...
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Suspects' Car
Detroit Police Department
WWJ News
September 05, 2020 - 11:14 am
Police said three “unknown suspects” approached the victim, 28, while he was waiting at the bus stop in the area of Greenfield and Ellis around 5:20 am Wednesday. Two of the men drew long guns and demanded his valuables.
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WWJ News
September 04, 2020 - 9:21 pm
Detroit Police say the driver of the Challenger slammed into a building. The driver and the three children inside his car; 2-year-old boy, 4-year-old boy and 6-year-old girl; were hospitalized.
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