Daily Archive: May 8, 2013

    RNC chair stops in Detroit to woo Black voters

    After taking a severe beating in the last presidential election, the Republican National Committee seems to be changing strategy by reaching out to constituent voters normally outside of GOP reach.Party Chairman Reince Priebus made a recent visit to Detroit where he talked to the party leadership about the Republicans’ Growth and Opportunity Plan.“…

    Michigan Black Chamber President/CEO to Visit Africa

    Detroit, Michigan, May 8, 2013 – The Michigan Black Chamber of Commerce is delighted to announce President/CEO Kenneth Harris’s plans to research the role of innovation and entrepreneurship, as well as how they impact urban economic growth, in Africa from May 9-28, 2013. Harris, a Ph.D. candidate in African…

    Cedar Point unveils The GateKeeper

    Ride warriors get ready! Cedar Point unveils it’s newest ride–The GateKeeper. Located at the front of the park, GateKeeper, will forever change the landscape of the Cedar Point Peninsula. This mammoth ride will be the longest wing roller coaster and boast the longest drop of any wing roller coaster on the planet! Riders…

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    NRA Paints Obama as a Zombie to Be Shot at Convention

    Although many networks continue to pretend that people on both sides of the political aisle are equally nasty toward each other in the name of patronization balance, leave it to the National Rifle Association to blow such silly folklore to smithereens. This week, the Rev. Al Sharpton took shots at what he dubbed “The Right-Wing Horror P …

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    Mike Winans Seeks Donations After Ponzi Scheme Conviction

    Michael Winans Jr., who was convicted in February for running Ponzi Scheme that left dozens of his victims in financial ruin, is now asking the public for donations to pay his legal team. Fox 2 News Detroit reporter Rob Wolchek reports he watched Winans admit in court to stealing …

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    Charles Ramsey: ‘I Don’t Want Media Attention, I’m Just an American’

    Anyone looking for Cleveland hero, Charles Ramsey, to be the next Sweet Brown or Antoine Dodson, is in for a huge disappointment, because he has no interest in being famous, reports Mediate.com. Ramsey has been catapulted to instant fame in the wake of his heroic rescue of Amanda Berry, 27, which led to the rescues of Gina Dejesus, 23, and Michelle …

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    Despite Scandal, Ex-SC Gov. Mark Sanford Back In Office

    (AP) — Four years after scandal derailed his political career, ex-Republican Gov. Mark Sanford once again holds a South Carolina political office, winning back his old congressional seat Tuesday after a race in which he battled his past and an opponent who outdid him in fundraising. Sanford’s resurrection was completed when he d …