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    Michigan cop fired for unlawful arrest and beating of Detroit man
    The Inkster, Michigan police officer involved in the beating of Detroit native Floyd Dent has been fired, according to Michigan Live.  William Melendez was officially…
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    Unthinkable crime in Detroit
    It’s an unthinkable crime — a mother killing her child. The statistics are deeply distressing. In the United States, when young children are murdered, the…
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    Michigan, battleground for Hillary Clinton
    You can tell Michigan is up for grabs in the 2016 presidential election when the Michigan Republican Party quickly responds to former Secretary of State…
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    Pershing High School wins $5,000 Comerica Bank Grand Slam Grant
    Grant announcement part of week-long celebration for program’s fifth anniversary Comerica Bank and the Detroit Tigers surprised unsuspecting students and faculty of Pershing High School…

    Pancake and Politics 2015 Forum One Highlights

    NATIONAL NEWS

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    Ohio Woman Learns Co-Worker Is Biological Mom
    For years, 38-year-old La-Sonya Mitchell-Clark of Youngstown, Ohio longed to meet her biological mother after learning of her adoption, according to ABC’s Good Morning America.…
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    EXCLUSIVE: NJ Teacher Suspended For Allowing 3rd Graders To Write Get-Well Letters To Mumia Abu-Jamal Says We Should Rethink “Leadership”
    “You’re our hero!” Support for the now-suspended New Jersey teacher who allowed her third-graders to write get-well letters to former Black Panther Mumia Abu-Jamal was…

    BUSINESS

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    New Economy Initiative announces return of NEIdeas
    New Economy Initiative (NEI), a special project of the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan (CFSEM), kicked-off the return of NEIdeas: Rewarding Ideas for Business Growth,…
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    Ford offers $30,000 during Tom Joyner Cruise for car purchase
    MIAMI — For the past decade, Ford Motor Company has given away one of the vehicles as part of being the main sponsor of the…

    ENTERTAINMENT

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    Kanye Served Papers While Holding North West
    Kanye West had the worst homecoming ever when he and his family got off the plane in Los Angeles. After a week catching up on…
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    Sad News: Johnny Kemp Of ‘Just Got Paid’ Fame Has Died At 55
    Johnny Kemp, the man who sang, “Just Got Paid,” has died at 55. The Root is reporting that Kemp passed away on Thursday, April 16.…
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    Soul Legends to speak and perform at Detroit Panel
    Soul Summit Discussion Panel and Performance with Soul and Motown Legends on Thursday April 16th, hosted by Drew Schultz as part of his “Back To Class”…
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    AM BUZZ: Is Nicki’s Ex Bitter About Her Engagement?; J. Lo To Tribute Selena & More
    Jennifer Lopez To Tribute Selena At Latin Music Awards Jennifer Lopez’s stellar portrayal of Selena Quintanilla-Perez, in the 97 biopic Selena, made her an obvious…
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    Chris Brown Snaps Adorable Picture With His Daughter [PHOTO]
    Chris Brown has just shared one of the most adorable daddy-daughter pics we’ve seen this year! Now that the world know he’s got a daughter,…
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    Girl, Calm Down: Keke Palmer Addresses Tia Mowry-Hardrict’s Shade [VIDEO]
    Keke Palmer is attempting to clear up any confusion about a statement she made that got Tia Mowry-Hardrict all worked up. Tia didn’t name any…

    LIFESTYLE

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    SHE LIKES IT: Owl’s Brew Helps Turn Your Tea Time To Happy Hour
    Everyone knows I am part time Fit Girl part time Party Girl! I’m always looking for light ways to sip after I tricep dip, so…
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    DPS SOW: Wayne Elementary School
    When you enter the doors at Wayne Elementary School, you enter what is known as “Rockets territory.” But what does that mean? It simply implies…
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    Celebrate graduates with DIY party, decor and gifts
    Graduation marks a major milestone in any student’s life, and the event calls for a celebration to remember. Whether you’re planning a party in honor…
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    Financial Fibs: 5 lies to stop telling yourself
    On the path to credit damage are various fibs people tell themselves to avoid dealing with the hard truth: humans don’t like change. There’s no…

    SPORTS

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    Ex-NFL running back Lawrence Phillips suspected of killing cellmate
    There are a lot of unfortunate NFL stories, and former NFL running back Lawrence Phillips is one of them. He’s currently serving 31 years in…
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    Harden, Curry or Westbrook? Inside the NBA’s MVP 3-headed race
    The NBA regular season is quickly coming to a close, but the race for the MVP award is heating up. Houston’s James Harden, Golden State’s…
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    Darren Sharper’s rape plea includes penile monitoring and no alcohol
    The details of former NFL star Darren Shaper’s plea deal for serial rape have come out, and one bizarre one – penile plethysmograph, or PPG…
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    The Price is right; Tigers shutout Twins in 2015 home opener
    The Detroit Tigers started their 2015 season (April 6) with an impressive win, as they recorded a 4 -0 shutout over Central Division rival, the…

    PRAISE CONNECT

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    Detroit Police Chief, joins Greater Grace Temple for law enforcement appreciation
    Bishop Charles H. Ellis III (left), pastor of Greater Grace Temple, and Detroit Police Chief James Craig. A local church held a “different” kind of…
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    TD Jakes helps kick off Radio One’s Empowerment Expo for Black women
    Radio One, the parent company of NewsOne,  plans a series of expos aimed at African American women to introduce them to financial management tools, including…

    BLOG TALK

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    Top 10 reasons why women cheat
    Numerous relationship studies have concluded that a woman is more likely to cheat than a man. And that woman is more likely to cheat during…
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    Mommies need alone time
    It happens to the best of us, we have a sitter lined up for the whole weekend. On Monday, we’re secretly fast-forwarding to Friday because…
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    Michigan’s roads unsafe at any speed, vote YES on May 5 Proposal 1
    I fear Michigan’s unsafe roads not only for myself, but for my children and grandchildren. I worry about how our children will handle the bad pavement as school…

    ACHIEVE

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    DPS SOW: Wayne Elementary School
    When you enter the doors at Wayne Elementary School, you enter what is known as “Rockets territory.” But what does that mean? It simply implies…
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    Celebrate graduates with DIY party, decor and gifts
    Graduation marks a major milestone in any student’s life, and the event calls for a celebration to remember. Whether you’re planning a party in honor…
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    DPS kicks off new ‘See It Believe It Week:’ First-ever STEM-themed Open Doors Day
    Every school throughout the district and the Detroit Children’s Museum to be open to the public on Saturday April 18; schools to showcase STEM offerings…

    LIVING WELL

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    Bridging the gap
    Why your diet is missing critical nutrients and what you can do about it Today, our busy lifestyles make it challenging to ensure we’re getting…
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    Trade In Your Bubble Coat For These 3 Light Spring Fitness Essentials
    Oh my goodness, this past winter was the absolute worst! I promised myself that once higher temperatures made their debut again, I would burn my bubble…
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    Fit!Live!Win!: Hula Hoop Fitness
    Fitness instructor Noelle Powers joined Roland Martin on NewsOne Now to discuss how hula hooping can help you get and stay fit. Powers combines hula…
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