Video Footage Shows The Shooting of Another Innocent Victim: Darrien Hunt

Video Footage Shows The Shooting of Another Innocent Victim: Darrien Hunt

As the nation mourns the injustice surrounding the shooting death of Michael Brown, another young black man’s murder recently suffered a similar fate. 22-year-old Darrien Hunt was shot in the back ...

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Marissa Alexander Accepts Plea Deal

Marissa Alexander the woman who received 20 years in prison for firing what was apparently a warning shot at her husband has been offered a plea deal which she accepted. ...

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Nurse Who Contracted Ebola Requests Refund From Bridal Store

Amber Vinson, became famous for contracting Ebola while treating Thomas Eric Duncan who will forever be known as the first patient to die of the virus in the United States. Thankfully, ...

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Darren Wilson Tells ABC News That His 'Conscience is Clean'

Darren Wilson, the police officer who killed Michael Brown, sat down with ABC News’s George Stephanopoulos on Tuesday, and admitted that his “conscience is clean” when he faces the realization ...

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Bill Cosby Allegedly Betrayed His Daughter to Evade Sex Scandal

According to Page Six, Bill Cosby is even scummier than we could have ever imagined despite all the crazy allegations coming to light. A source divulged disturbing details about the comedian’s ...

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Halle Berry Takes Gabriel Aubry Back To Court For Trying To Make Daughter “White”

Halle Berry and her baby daddy are at it again. After challenging Gabriel Aubry over the compensation he was receiving from her a few weeks ago, she is now claiming ...

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Detroit’s Bankruptcy Trial Postponed Till Next Week, Hopes to Settle Debt

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The city where Berry Gordy Jr. shaped Motown’s most powerful musical lineup is now bankrupt. Last year, Judge Steven Rhodes stated Detroit met the criteria to file for Chapter 9 bankruptcy. It became the first largest municipality city ever to enter bankruptcy. However, on Wednesday...

You Can Help Detroit Residents Turn on Their Water

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A crowdfunding campaign is currently underway to help Detroit residents who are behind on their bill payments and face having their water shut off.  Turn on Detroit’s Water was created by Tiffani Ashley Bell and Kristy Tillman as an effort to help more than 80,000 of the city’s residents who are overdue on...

Good News: Detroit Father Transforms His Block Into A Play Area For Kids & Adults

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Now this man deserves a “Father of the Decade” award! Dan Davis has transformed his block on Washburn in Detroit into a play area for both kids and adults.  From the homemade movie screen, a bonfire pit, to the swing set and bbq grill, Davis...

Water Shutoffs Suspended In Detroit For 15 Days

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Yesterday began th Detroit Water and Sewerage Department’s suspension of their controversial shutoffs for 15 days in order to give residents another chance to prove they are unable to pay their bills. “In case we have missed someone who has legitimate affordability problems this will allow...

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?...