Daily Archive: February 26, 2013

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    Man Found Not Guilty In Slim Dunkin’s Death

    The man accused of killing Atlanta-based rapper Slim Dunkin will spend the next 25 years of his life in prison, the AJC reports. While a Fulton County jury did not convict Vinson Hardimon of murder and felony murder, he was convicted of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and possession of a …

    New study links lead poisoning to low test scores among Detroit students

    Learning can be just as much a physical process as it is psychological. Most of us are no stranger to the fact that environmental factors can impact our ability to concentrate.One powerful ecological threat to students is on the rise in Detroit. With some of the highest levels of lead poisoning in the nation, children in the city’s public schools…

    ‘Need for Speed’ to be filmed in Detroit this summer

    Detroit will once again be the set of a Hollywood movie. The popular racing video game, “Need for Speed” will be filmed in Detroit this summer. According to the Michigan Film office, DreamWorks Studio has been awarded a tax incentive from the state of $1,370,852 on nearly $5 million of projected in-state expenditures.The movie will focus on a…

    Janet Jackson Married!

    Janet Jackson and Wissam Al Mana tied the knot! It had been rumored that the lovebirds would get married in Qatar later this year, but we now know that the couple got married last year. “The rumors regarding an extravagant wedding are simply not true. Last year we were married in a quiet, private and beautiful ceremony,” the cou…