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    Michigan man beaten by cops says drugs were planted
    If video of Inkster, Michigan officers dragging and beating 57-year-old Floyd Dent wasn’t bad enough, allegations emerged Thursday that cops involved in the incident planted…
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    The best of the best: Detroit’s leaders
      The leaders of Detroit have adapted to a tough situation and won. They are the epitome of the old saying: “a warrior is someone…
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    Who’s going to ride the M-1 Rail?
    Next summer the landscape from downtown to Midtown will be changed forever with the arrival of the M-1 Rail. Construction of Detroit’s highest profile infrastructure…
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    The Detroit Public Library celebrates 150th anniversary at Main Library
    Sesquicentennial celebration takes place on Wednesday, March 25, 2015, 5:00 – 9:00 p.m. Detroit – On March 25, 2015, the Detroit Public Library officially turns…

    Michigan Chronicle Year In Review

    NATIONAL NEWS

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    Charles Barkley Says Indiana Should Be Boycotted For “Religious Freedom Act”
    Ain’t nobody going back to Indiana if they keep this up. Several African Americans have come out against the state of Indiana’s “Religious Freedom Act,”…
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    Opinion: Was Mo’Ne Davis Too Quick To Forgive? Are We?
    Last weekend, a college baseball player called Little League star Mo’ne Davis out of her name (a “slut”) on Twitter. And it was via Twitter…

    BUSINESS

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    Nielsen examines the spending power of Black super consumers
    According to a new report by Nielsen titled “The Making of a Multicultural Super Consumer,” “Multicultural consumers are rapidly becoming the core of the U.S. population…
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    Wayne County moves to consolidate county offces
    Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans today announced plans to consolidate County office space.  The move is expected to eventually save nearly $3 Million annually…

    ENTERTAINMENT

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    Kandi Burrus & Todd Tucker Snag Another Spin-Off Series
    Kandi Burruss is chasing that paper. The singer/songwriter is about to add another reality series to her belt. According to reports Kandi and her husband…
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    Destiny’s Child Reunites At The Stellar Gospel Music Awards [VIDEO]
    Destiny’s Child stunned the audience at the 30th annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards Saturday night, when they reunited to perform at the ceremony. Beyoncé, and…
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    LMAO: Mariah Carey Belts Her Hits In Carpool Karaoke Session [VIDEO]
    Mariah Carey just made everyone’s day by getting silly in the car for a sketch on “The Late Late Show,” and now we want to…
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    Malik Yoba To Return For ‘Empire’ Season 2?
    Malik Yoba seemed a little hurt that his character was killed off on the season finale of “Empire,” but there’s word he may be returning…
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    7 Questions We Want Karrueche Tran To Answer During Her Iyanla Vanzant Interview
    Karrueche Tran is goin be opening up about how she’s doing in the aftermath of her public breakup with Chris Brown. It was the beginning…
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    Malik Yoba sets the record straight about his exit from ‘Empire’
    Fans of FOX’s smash hit Empire were shocked when (spoiler alert) Malik Yoba’s character Vernon was killed during the season finale of the drama. As a result of his exit…

    LIFESTYLE

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    Junk food options that won’t give you more junk in the trunk
    If junk food is your jump off, but you’re trying to stay lean and clean, then you are going to love this beauties. Even if…
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    50 Of Our Favorite Fashion Quotes From Sarah Jessica Parker
    One of the most celebrated actresses of our generation, Sarah Jessica Parker is as much a beloved entertainer as she is a fashion icon. From…
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    DPS School of The Week: Adult Education Center-East
    It’s a family affair. The teaching and learning that takes place in the GED and Adult Basic Education programs at DPS’ Adult Education Center East…
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    The One Thing Every Woman Should Do Right Now
    Madeline Albright once said “There’s a special place in hell for women who don’t help other women.” If that’s true, I wonder what’s in store…

    SPORTS

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    Meet the 2015 NCAA Sweet 16: Breakdowns and predictions for every match up
    Tonight marks the beginning of the Sweet 16 series of the 2015 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. This year’s Sweet 16 features a mix of favorites…
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    Darren Sharper reaches plea deal for nine rape charges in four states
    Former NFL safety Darren Sharper reached a plea agreement in New Orleans on Friday which reportedly resolves nine rape charges against him in Los Angeles,…
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    Serena Williams cites Nelson Mandela for ending Indian Wells boycott
    In 2001, at the age of 19, Serena Williams took the court at the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells, California under a rain of…
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    Serena Williams, moved by forgiveness, ends boycott of Indian Wells [Watch]
    With forgiveness on her heart, Serena Williams is ending her 13-year boycott of Indian Wells and will return to the annual tournament next month, she…

    PRAISE CONNECT

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    Documentary of Detroit Choir Resounds with Hallelujahs [Video]
    “Good things can still come out of Detroit.” This comment, from Let’s Have Some Church Detroit Style, might as well serve as the documentary’s subtitle.…
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    ‘Preachers of Detroit’ Episode 2 recap and lesson
    [ione_image_credit width=”594″ caption=”1″ align=”aligncenter” text=”Oxygen”][/ione_image_credit] Recap The First Ladies of Detroit invite Female Bishop Corletta Vaughn into their circle, but feathers get ruffled when Corletta…

    BLOG TALK

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    “I’ll take Herman Cain over Ben Carson any day”
    Ben Carson is starting to make me appreciate the political genius of Herman Cain. Carson may be a brain surgeon, but unless you’re talking about…
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    What are we going to do with the N-Word?
    Conversations about the N-word can be tiresome. Should we say it? Can White people say it? Will it always have hurtful connotations attached to it? Is…
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    ‘Break for Five’ with Rachelle Ferrell
    Soulful. Bold. One of the most prolific lyricist of our time, Rachelle Ferrell. If you’re ears have not been blessed by this songstress, you have done…

    ACHIEVE

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    Alicia Watkins goes from homeless veteran to student at Harvard University
    In 2010, Alicia Watkins, a retired U.S. Air Force staff sergeant, shocked friends and family when she documented her travails as a homeless veteran on…
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    How to prepare students to compete in a global economy [VIDEO]
    There is a lot of concern in educational circles that American students are not ready to compete on a global level. With advancements in technology,…
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    DPS School of The Week: Adult Education Center-East
    It’s a family affair. The teaching and learning that takes place in the GED and Adult Basic Education programs at DPS’ Adult Education Center East…

    LIVING WELL

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    Fit!Live!Win!: High and low impact intensity workouts [VIDEO]
    Fitness expert and nutritionist Kuti Mack joined Roland Martin Monday on “NewsOne Now” for this week’s installment of Fit!Live!Win! to discuss both high and low…
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    7 food hacks for fat loss
    The term ‘hack’ is being used a lot lately. While it used to have a negative connotation, these days to ‘hack’ is to find a…
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    Molina Healthcare and Jerry L. White Center High School partner for national nutrition month
    In an effort to promote healthy eating, Molina Healthcare hosted a free herb planting class and cooking demonstration for 25 students at Jerry L. White…

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