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Trial Begins for Man Charged in Shooting Death of Renisha McBride

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Jury selection began on Monday in the murder trial of the Detroit man who shot unarmed, 19-year-old Renisha McBride in the face last November. Thomas Wafer, 54, is charged with second-degree murder, manslaughter, and committing a felony with a firearm in the fatal shooting of...

Black Businesses Help Refuel Motor City, But Are Hardly Mentioned in Recent Detroit Success Stories

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The news coming out of Detroit lately hasn’t been all that great: widespread poverty, reproductive health gaps, water shut-offs, and now the first anniversary of its bankruptcy filing. But what about city improvements and small business that are helping to rebuild and revitalize the city?...

Black Women Become Entrepreneurs 6 Times More Than the National Average

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We’ve all face the office politics, double standards, and other obstacles at work, but many of us aren’t sticking around and tolerating it. According to a special KTVH 11 report, more black women are launching their own ventures – at a rate of more than...

POTUS to Sign Executive Order Banning Gender Identity Discrimination Among Federal Workers

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On Monday, President Obama plans to sign an executive order to ban job discrimination based on both gender and sexual orientation among federal workers and contractors, TIME reports. The order protects some 28 million workers and does not exclude religious organizations. “At a critical time...

11-Year-Old Genius Scores Higher Than Einstein on IQ Test

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An 11-year-old in the U.K. found out he’s a genius after taking an IQ test. His 162 score makes him smarter than Bill Gates – and Albert Einstein – according to the Romford Recorder. Ramarni Wilford was invited to take the IQ test after writing...