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    Century of Service: Urban League set to celebrate 100 years in Detroit
     He’d reached his destination. Never had he seen a building so tall in person, only in Life magazine and fancy picture books. But here he…
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    Celebrating the Holidays for 100 Years:  Palmer Woods Home Tour~Soirée 
      Featuring the Bishop’s Mansion, the first home built in Palmer Woods and four others! Take a great holiday journey through the past century at…
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    4 events to attend this weekend
    Motown Legends The Four Tops will perform at the Detroit Tree Lighting Ceremony Campus Martius 5:00 pm Friday November 20, 2015  
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    Sheriff Napoleon alerts Detroiters to holiday scam
    Wayne County Sheriff Benny N. Napoleon wants citizens to be on alert for a con man or con men claiming to be a deputy threatening…
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    Jeremih Agrees Plea Deal In Birthday DUI Case
    Jeremih has agreed a plea deal with authorities over his birthday DUI case, according to TMZ. The publication reports that as part of the deal,…
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    Watch Will Smith Perform “Fiesta” With Bomba Estéreo At Latin Grammy Awards
    Will Smith returned to the stage last night at the 16th annual Latin Grammy Awards. The rapper-turned-actor performed his remix to Bomba Estéreo’s “Fiesta” alongside…

    In the Spotlight with Big Sean's Detroit tour


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    Brooklyn Postal Worker Charged With Hate Crime For Spitting On Muslim Women
    A New York USPS worker was arrested for a hate crime Tuesday after he spit on two Muslim women and threatened to burn their place of worship down.
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    Chicago’s Top Cop Says Officer Who Shot Unarmed Rekia Boyd Should Be Fired
    Chicago Police Department Supt. Garry McCarthy has recommended the firing of the off-duty officer who shot and killed unarmed Rekia Boyd in 2012.


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    Rep. Brenda Lawrence introduces Promote Startups Act
    Rep. Brenda Lawrence (MI-14) on recently  introduced H.R. 4068, The Promote Startups Act of 2015, which would permanently increase the limitations on deductions for startup…
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    Shinola introduces Muhammad Ali Center limited edition watch
      Shinola has partnered with the Muhammad Ali Center to create the latest installment in the Great Americans Series, a collection of limited edition watches…


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    Serena Williams Mourns The Loss Of Her Dog
    Serena Williams had to say a tearful goodbye to the love of her life earlier today. After 16 wonderful years together, Serena has lost her dog Jackie. The tennis pro knew that the end was near as she posted a video online of her snuggling with the pooch this morning. “I just want to share […]
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    Traci Braxton Visits ‘The Real’ To Dismiss Rumors Of Sisterly Beef
    Don't try it with those Braxton girls.


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    5 Easy Thanksgiving outfits that are already in your closet
    Thanksgiving dressing isn’t for the faint of heart. When it’s time to sit down for dinner, you want the perfect marriage of fashion and function: a stylish outfit that’s roomy enough to hide your food baby. Whether you’ll celebrate the holiday hosting a Friendsgiving dinner or meeting bae’s family, we’ve got outfit ideas that will suit your Thanksgiving […]
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    New Dating App BAE (Before Anyone Else) Caters To Black Singles
    We caught up with the creators of BAE, who revealed their inspiration behind creating the Black dating app.


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    How Jimmy Raye, Duffy Daugherty, MSU promoted the integration of college football
    In the 1950s and ‘60s, the University of Alabama’s legendary football coach, Paul “Bear” Bryant, refused to recruit or allow black players on his teams.…
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    Best Ronda Rousey Twitter responses to her being knocked unconscious
    Ronda Rousey’s shocking and one-sided beat-down is the talk of the sports world. Rousey not only got defeated in Melbourne, Australia, she was humiliated from…


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    Rev. Kenneth Flowers celebrates a significant anniversary
    Greater New Mount Moriah Baptist Church’s pastor Rev. Kenneth James Flowers 20th Pastoral Anniversary celebration at the Ren Cen on Sunday was quite the event. About 500…
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    County Executive Evans and local first ladies pray in Detroit streets
    Over the years we have seen prayer walks, but nothing as far reaching and impactful as those hosted recently by the First Ladies of several…


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    NewsOne Now EXCLUSIVE: Controversial Milwaukee Sheriff David Clarke Talks Black Lives Matter, Racist Cops, & More
    In a highly contested and confrontational interview, Roland Martin, host of TV One's NewsOne Now, and Milwaukee Sheriff David Clarke discussed Clarke's views on the Black Lives Matter movement.
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    Critic’s corner “The Intern”
    Obtaining an internship at the ideal job can be exciting! However, taking an internship after retirement can be difficult. The American comedy film The Intern…


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    EAA – Revolutionizing Education Reform in Detroit
    Without real education reform, Detroit’s recovery is a mirage.  The city’s population cannot rebound without functioning schools and our workforce will not be prepared for…
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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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    Fitbit to donate $1 million in FitForGood challenge
      Fitbit users will be able to track their steps while also raising money for charity as part of this November’s FitForGood challenge. Users who register…
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    DPS Restructuring Showing Improvement
    Recent restructuring efforts are having a positive impact on Detroit Public Schools finances according to results of a recently filed audit of the 2014-15 fiscal…


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