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    Duggan wants 50 percent discount for houses in Detroit
    Ahead of his anticipated Feb. 10 State of the City address, Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan and the Detroit Land Bank Authority have announced a plan…
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    Inside McQuade’s 2015 docket
    Barbara McQuade, U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan, has had a full plate in 2014. From prosecuting high profile corruption cases at city…
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    Roadmap for Michigan Black Caucus
    The Michigan Legislative Black Caucus (MLBC) prides itself as the legislative and authoritative voice in Lansing for thousands of African Americans in the state who…
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    MSHDA’s MiNeighborhood Program Now Accepting Applications
    The Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA) will begin accepting applications for the 2015 MiNeighborhood program Jan. 26 through March 27 from eligible neighborhood associations.…

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    Gay Alabama Lawmaker Threatens To ‘Out’ Adulterous Politicians
    Alabama’s only openly gay lawmaker is threatening to expose state politicians who have extramarital affairs but say gay marriage is immoral or bad for children.…
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    Officers Fatally Shoot Teen Who Allegedly Tried Hitting Them With Stolen Car
    Two Denver officers shot and killed 16-year-old Jessica Hernandez (pictured below) in an allegedly stolen car Monday morning, the Denver Post reports. SEE ALSO: New York…


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    Detroit Revitalization Fellows offers inclusive opportunity to mid-career professionals
    There’s a common refrain heard whenever a major economic development is announced in Detroit: It benefits some populations, but not all. In the African-American community,…
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    WealthyU: Invest your tax refund and start building wealth (VIDEO)
    It’s tax season and America’s wealth coach Deborah Owens joined Roland Martin Tuesday on “NewsOne Now” to explain how you can use your tax return…


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    Girl Power: SNL’s Leslie Jones To Star In All-Female ‘Ghostbusters’ Remake
    The upcoming reboot of Ghostbusters will have a have a feminine touch to it. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Saturday Night Live’s Leslie Jones will star…
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    ABC Greenlights Shonda Rhimes Drama ‘The Catch’
    ABC is will start to look a lot like Shonda Rhimes TV. The alphabet network has announced today they have ordered up yet another television…
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    ABC Orders Shonda Rhimes Drama ‘The Catch’ for the 2015-2016 Season
      Shonda Rhimes, the creator of the hit ABC series Grey’s Anatomy and Scandal and producer of How to Get Away with Murder (all three of…
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    Five Things Non-Comic Book Geeks Need To Know About The New ‘Fantastic Four’ Movie [VIDEO]
    20th Century Fox has been very quiet about their new Fantastic Four reboot, which wrapped production late last year. Plot details, set pictures, and even…
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    Kim K’s Super Bowl ad just dropped and it’s actually funny
    If you’ve ever seen Keeping Up with the Kardashians, you’d know Kim Kardashian isn’t the “fun” one. She barely even smiles. Her siblings often call her boring,…
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    AM BUZZ: Juicy ‘How To Get Away With Murder’ Sneak Peek; Beyonce & Kelly’s Family Outing & More
    ShondaLand Thursdays Is Back + ABC Orders Another Shonda Pilot Thursday nights are about to get good again. Annalise Keating and her quick-witted legal students…


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    How to rock the cape trend as cool as Janelle Monae
    Janelle Monae is famous for her black and white menswear looks but recently, she ditched the suiting for a chic cape. The songstress hit the red…
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    FAB OR FUG: Kerry Washington’s Pretty In Printed Prabal Gurung [POLL]
    It looks like Kerry Washington is feeling the textured look this awards season after she turned up at the Producers Guild Awards in a printed…
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    Naomi Campbell rips Instagram models: ‘We had to earn our stripes’
    Attention Instagram “models”, one of the queens of the catwalk is not a fan of your work. Legendary supermodel Naomi Campbell swung on by The Meredith…
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    SHE LIKES IT: Brooklyn Flavors Skincare & Candles Literally Bottle Up Brooklyn In Unique, Invigorating & Lingering Scents
    Brooklyn Flavors: We’ve bottled some Brooklyn historical neighborhoods and streets with a scent of their own. From the art, to the books, music, to underneath…


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    Hottest wives and girlfriends of Super Bowl’s Seahawks and Patriots
    Super Bowl XLIX is gearing up to be an all-time classic; it not only features the two most dominant teams of the 2014-15 NFL season, but…
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    Black Tennis Sensation Madison Keys Ousts Venus Williams At The Australian Open
    Venus Williams was one match from playing her sister Serena again in the Australian Open, but their meeting was canceled by someone who idolized them. Venus was defeated…
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    Blue Cross Blue Shield and Detroit Pistons invite dance teams to show
    Through a unique Instagram contest, youth dance teams acrossMichigan are invited to showcase their best moves for a chance to perform with the Mob Squad,…
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    Dwyane Wade slapped with $15K fine for flipping the bird to fans
    Dwyane Wade’s love for Gabrielle Union just cost the NBA-All Star a pretty penny. The Miami Heat shooting guard was slapped with a $15,000 fine by the…


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    Southern Baptist leaders call for integrated churches
    Leaders in nation’s largest Protestant denomination are preaching that integrated churches can be a key driver of racial justice in society. But that could be…
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    Gospel world pays tribute to Andraé Crouch at funeral [VIDEO]
    A constellation of stars from the holy world came out to pay homage to the supremely talented gospel giant Andraé  Crouch, who was laid to rest…


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    Beyond the Bridge: The Suppression Never Ended
    The stirring film Selma ends with Dr. King leading civil rights marchers across the bridge and to passage of the Voting Rights Act of 1965.…
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    A Mental Health Tune-up for Detroit and Wayne County
    Leadership matters and the Detroit Wayne Mental Health Authority (DWMHA) applauds Governor Snyder’s decision to move to break down bureaucratic government silos by merging the…
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    Why these King-Like Giants?
      ( pictured L to R: Rev. Nicholas Hood, Rabbi Daniel Syme)  The Biblical inference that “a prophet is without honor except in his own…


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    DPS takes its Parent University on the road to bring more classes to parents
    Detroit Public Schools is taking its nine-month-old Parent University on the road to bring even more classes to the district’s parents and guardians. The new…
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    Contest promotes Michigan entrepreneurism
    High school and community college students throughout Michigan are invited to join Walsh College students and alumni by participating in the fourth annual Walsh College…
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    Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Detroit Launches 8th Annual ‘100 Mentors in 100 Days’
    Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Detroit  has launched a drive to recruit 100 new mentors in 100 days.  BBBS offers the most proven mentoring…


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    Go Red ‘BetterU’
     The American Heart Association and St. John Providence Health System completed its free ‘BetterU’ challenge, which encourages individuals to live a healthier life. The challenge…
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    Override the Urge to Quit
    We are now 4 weeks into 2015, the time when most people have already bailed on their resolutions. Today I’m here to encourage you to…
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    Henry Ford celebrates Heart Month with walk-through heart
    The world’s only touring, walk-through heart exhibit will visit metro Detroit on Feb. 7 as part of Henry Ford Health System’s celebration of Heart Month.…


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