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April 19, 2018 - 11:39 pm
DETROIT (WWJ) - Yes, that was an earthquake we felt. Its origin just across the river in Amherstburg, Ontario. John Zawiskie a geologist at the Cranbrook Institute in Bloomfield Hills says it's another benefit of living in Michigan. "It's a beautiful place, all the liquid fresh water surrounding...
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April 19, 2018 - 10:48 pm
DETROIT (WWJ) - An earthquake with a 3.6 magnitude hit Canada and the tremors were felt by people all over the metro Detroit area on Thursday night. Just after 8 p.m. folks questioned what was going on and calls came in to the WWJ Newsroom at lightning speed. It didn't take long for confirmation to...
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April 19, 2018 - 8:32 pm
DETROIT (WWJ) - Calls coming in from many Downriver and Detroit communities describing a trembling, rumbling and shaking just after 8 p.m. Thursday night. The U.S. Geological Survey says it detected a 3.6 magnitude quake near Amherstburg, Ontario, and people all over metro Detroit reported feeling...
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power outage
photo: WWJ/Terri Lee
April 19, 2018 - 5:44 am
DETROIT (WWJ) - DTE Energy says they've restored power to 99 percent of their customers impacted by the weekend storm. There are still about 5,000 customers without electricity and the energy company says those are in smaller pockets and are more complex jobs and that crews from several states...
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April 18, 2018 - 11:44 pm
MIAMI (AP) — A survivor of a mass shooting that killed 17 at a Florida high school in February is calling for a boycott of two of what he says are the biggest investors in gun manufacturers: BlackRock and The Vanguard Group. Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School senior David Hogg used the hashtags #...
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April 18, 2018 - 5:58 pm
DETROIT (WWJ) - More people are moving to downtown Detroit but fewer are admitting it and that's a problem for city coffers according to the mayor. Now, the city is taking action, including the unusual move of demanding landlords disclose the name or names of their tenants. Mayor Mike Duggan is...
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April 18, 2018 - 5:14 pm
DETROIT (WWJ) - A change at the top at Cadillac. WWJ's AutoBeat Reporter Jeff Gilbert says General Motors announcing Johan de Nysschen, president of Cadillac, is leaving the company - effective immediately. GM Canada director, Steve Carlisle, will take on the new role. Carlisle has been with the...
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deep snow
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April 18, 2018 - 11:07 am
An Upper Peninsula, Michigan woman was rescued after she was found stuck in the snow outside her home.
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Larry Nassar
photo: Matthew Dae Smith/Lansing State Journal via USA TODAY NETWORK
April 18, 2018 - 12:29 am
EAST LANSING (WWJ) - Olympic gold medal gymnast Jordyn Wieber is suing Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics following her sexual abuse by Larry Nassar. The Michigan-native's lawsuit alleges that USA Gymnastics "made a corporate decision to purge or otherwise destroy all medical records of...
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April 17, 2018 - 11:52 pm
ANN ARBOR (WWJ) - A University of Michigan student tells police he was sexually assaulted during to house party on campus last week. The man says he was walking with friends along Fletcher Street last Wednesday where they were joined in conversation by two other college-age males who invited him to...
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