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    DPS hosting annual Open Doors Day this Saturday
    Detroit Public Schools will open its school buildings district-wide on Saturday, August 29 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. to help parents get prepared for the first…
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    First Listen: The Weeknd Really, Really Wants To Be A Pop Star On ‘Beauty Behind The Madness’
    The Weeknd wants to be a pop star. His music has been hinting at it since his spine-tingling cover of Michael Jackson’s “Dirty Diana.” But bluntly…
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    Former Detroit Clifton Ross III finalist on BET’s ‘Sunday Best’
    Mama there goes that man! Former Detroiter Clifton Ross III has been a participant on BET’s ‘Sunday Best’ before and is now a finalist on…
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    Derrick Rose On Rape Allegations: ‘I Am Confident I Will Be Proven Innocent’
    It was discovered Wednesday that one of Derrick Rose’s ex-girlfriends is suing him for drugging and gang raping her. In a recently released statement, Rose…
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    Flanagan’s family releases statement in aftermath of Virginia shooting
    Vester Lee Flanagan’s, the man responsible for the death of two TV journalists during a live broadcast, family expressed their condolences via a statement released…
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    Ken Griffey Jr. Recreates 1989 Rookie Card in Macklemore’s ‘Downtown’ Video
    Rappers are known for repping their hometowns to the core, and Macklemore just proved that Seattle is always on his mind by recreating Ken Griffey…

    In the Spotlight with Big Sean's Detroit tour

    NATIONAL NEWS

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    Witnesses Beat Up Confederate Flag Supporter For Running Over 4-Year-Old Boy
    A Confederate flag supporter ran over a boy with his car, causing many to believe the beating the man got from witnesses was race-related.
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    Derrick Rose Accused Of Gang Raping Ex-Girlfriend, Former 49ers Player Charged With Rape
    Derrick Rose, star point guard for the NBA's Chicago Bulls, has been sued for sexual assault for allegedly gang raping his ex-girlfriend

    BUSINESS

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    Carhartt right at home with new flagship Midtown store
    It is no secret that Detroit was once considered the pinnacle of a blue-collar city. Carhartt is hoping to restore some of the pride of…
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    Cornerstone Leadership & Business High School continues CEO Speakers’ Program
    With the goal of providing students with a greater insight and understanding of the world of business and smart career choices, Cornerstone Leadership & Business…

    ENTERTAINMENT

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    Lucious Lyon might have a reduced role on ‘Empire’
    Terrence Howard‘s Lucious Lyon isn’t the most popular character on Empire. Taraji P. Henson‘s Cookie is. But Lucious is one of the show’s central figures, so his reduced role…
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    Misty Copeland heads to Detroit to perform ‘Sleeping Beauty’
    In Copeland's previous performance at the Detroit Opera House, she held a secondary role in the American Ballet Theater's "Romeo and Juliet."

    LIFESTYLE

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    Food Review: Sweet Potato Sensations
    Leaving from an educators professional development this past Wednesday on the West Side of Detroit, I in a hurriedly fashion headed down Grand River to…
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    Do it yourself with these 3 fun videos!
    I’m sure we all know how easy it is to go to the mall and shell out dollars on the latest fashions, and accessories. However,…

    SPORTS

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    Kyrie Irving might not be back on the court until January
    The Cavaliers‘ chances of beating the Warriors in the Finals would’ve increased tremendously if Kyrie Irving‘s kneecap kept it together. But it broke and LeBron James was essentially left to fend…
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    Russell Westbrook Is Going To Get Hitched
    Great news, Thunder fans. Russell Westbrook is finally getting a ring. A wedding ring, that is. The famously mercurial (and talented) Westbrook proposed to his girlfriend Nina Earl a…

    PRAISE CONNECT

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    Detroit Clergy Gathering advocates for church and community
    When the word green is mentioned in contemporary circles, many of us think organic … although the more cynical among us may think grass. But…
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    DOC to take Detroit teens on trip of a lifetime
    The Downtown Outreach Corporation is a non-profit organization engaged in partnership with Second Baptist Church of Detroit to  build  a stronger community in the heart…

    BLOG TALK

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    7 simple things you can do to advance your career
    Complacency in the workforce should be avoided at all costs. Though some employees tend to settle into a work routine that is predictable and on…
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    Maternity leave before you accept that job offer?
    The 2016 Presidential elections upon us with the topic of paid leave, or the lack thereof in the United States, a prevalent topic among candidates.…

    ACHIEVE

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    Faith Leaders Breakfast discuss solutions to education
    On Thursday morning last week at the St. Regis, a panel featuring some of Detroit’s more noted faith/community leaders came together at the invitation of…
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    Cornerstone Schools welcome potential students at Sunday open house
    Cornerstone Private School recently hosted an open house for potential students and parents at its beautiful 18-acre Nevada campus. Ernestine Sanders, President and CEO of…

    LIVING WELL

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    Living WELL September Issue
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    Professional Medical Center to offer physicals to children ages 3 -18
    Professional Medical Center Giving Back to the Community by Hosting First Annual Back-to School Community Health Rally Professional Medical Center will host their first annual Back…

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