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    Spike Lee To Receive Honorary Oscar Despite Backlash Over The Years
    Director Spike Lee will receive an honorary Oscar at next year’s ceremony. The honor will come 25 years after his groundbreaking film, Do the Right Thing, was…
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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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    Activists Memorialize Emmett Till’s Death 60 Years Later & More News You Need To Know
    Sybrina Fulton and Michael Brown, Sr. will be taking part in today's events to commemorate Till's life.
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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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    NATIONAL NEWS

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    CBC Message To America: Rangel Calls Education “Most Successful” Antidote To Effects Of Racism
    Rep. Charles Rangel delivers this week's Congressional Black Caucus Message to America on the policy prescriptions for the effects of racism.
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    New Orleans Charter School Revolution: 10 Years After Katrina
    In recognition of the 10-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, Roland Martin and News One Now explore the New Orleans education system.

    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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    ‘Basketball Wives LA’ Star Malaysia Pargo Reveals Her Most Coveted Beauty Secrets
    When it comes to flawless faces, Basketball Wives LA star Malaysia Pargo has her co-stars beat. We say that in a good way. Whether it’s her seamless weave or contoured face, the brown beauty is always camera-ready. We caught up with the reality star and picked her makeup bag for secrets. Get into Malaysia’s hair […]
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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…

    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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