Faraz Javed, WXYZ Detroit

Faraz Javed

WXYZ Detroit

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Recent articles by Faraz:

'It just sucks.' What's causing Michigan gas prices to go up more than other states?

Rising gas prices in Michigan are once again a concern for many metro Detroiters. As of Monday, the average price for gas jumped 16 cents to an average of $4.21 per gallon, and it may not stop there. → Read More

Local mom: 5-year-old's school bus drops him off over an hour late

Jasmine Bell lives in Pontiac and works as a pizza delivery driver. The 32-year-old has six kids, one of them is Amari, who was diagnosed with autism last year. → Read More

Police searching for thieves who stole 100 guns in 2 days in metro Detroit

The search continues for masked bandits after nearly 100 guns were stolen following a string of break-ins across metro Detroit. → Read More

Birmingham man aims to set new trend with implant technology

From retro gold to dope tech, when it comes to innovation, 41-year-old Brandon Dalaly has taken matters into his own hands. → Read More

Celebrate the 25th anniversary of 'Arts, Beats and Eats' this Labor Day weekend

With Labor Day weekend in full swing across metro Detroit, people have lots to choose from when it comes to events. → Read More

Decision on Michigan abortion rights proposal coming Wednesday

On Wednesday, the Board of State Canvassers will decide whether or not abortion rights will have a slot on the November ballot. → Read More

Tree cleanup operations underway in Detroit after Monday's storm

From power outages to fallen trees and downed power lines, Monday's storm wreaked havoc across southeast Michigan. → Read More

Detroit gym raising money for backpacks, supplies for a neighborhood school

A Detroit-based gym is continuing its mission of bringing the community together and transforming lives. → Read More

Social media star with a rare disability continues to prove that anything is possible

Even with shortened legs and arms without hands, Ryan Hudson-Peralta has been driving from over 20 years → Read More

Built from the top down?! This new Detroit tower is making history in North America

Right on the border of Greektown and Central Business District, a new Detroit landmark is on the rise. It’s called Exchange. → Read More

Saline family discover bat colony inside their dream home

It's no secret that bats play an essential role in the ecosystem. The mammals help with pest control, pollinating plants, and dispersing seeds while saving farmers hundreds of millions of dollars. → Read More

Clarkston nurse practitioner drives Michigan’s first mobile addiction clinic

Michigan’s first mobile addiction treatment clinic is driving a positive change across metro Detroit. → Read More

Versiti and Amazon to host blood drive, Aug 1-10

Hospitals across southeast Michigan are once again running short on the supply of blood. One of the key blood centers in Michigan, Versiti says by next week, 600 donors are needed to meet the demand. → Read More

More men becoming nurses due to lucrative and rewarding career

Male nurses playing an important role as the U.S. faces a shortage of 1 million nurses by 2023, according to the American Association of Colleges of Nursing → Read More

All June 2021 flooding claims in Metro Detroit denied by GLWA

The Great Lakes Water Authority today announced that it is denying all claims submitted to them related to the devastating floods that took place last year across Wayne County. → Read More

988 hotline: How it can help Michiganders with mental health emergencies

It’s the 911-equivalent for any mental health-related emergencies. Callers will be connected immediately with trained counselors. → Read More

Celebrate all things aviation at the 24th annual Thunder Over Michigan air show

The two-day Air Show features an amazing collection of vintage and modern military aircraft, as well as, aerial performances by the U.S. Air Force’s Viper Team and the U.S. Navy’s Blue Angels. → Read More

Omicron subvariant BA.5 leading new COVID-19 infections across Michigan

A new omicron subvariant threatens a fresh wave of COVID-19 infections across the country. Here in Michigan, doctors say the BA.5 strain is expected to become dominant by the end of this month. → Read More

Detroit's historic Virginia Park Street to be repaired with antique bricks

Across from the Downtown Boxing Gym, volunteers continue to stack bricks and sift through the dirt for historic bricks → Read More

Metro Detroit's gas prices continue to dip, but motorists still suffering at the pump

Refineries producing more gas and declining global oil prices are some of the reasons behind the dip → Read More