Daily Archive: May 21, 2013

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    Nearly 60 Arrested in North Carolina as Protests Continue

    Progressive protests against a wave of conservative legislation in the North Carolina State House show little sign of weakening at the one month milestone. Case in point, Monday evening, more than 600 supporters gathered at the General Assembly in Raleigh and 60 demonstrators were arrested, after pre-planned acts of civil disobedience. …

    Faygo Pop’s Campaign Selected as Finalist for OBIE Award

    The unique “Summer Silhouettes” Outdoor Campaign by Faygo Beverages, Inc. has been chosen as a finalist for the Outdoor Advertising Association of America (OAAA)’s 2013 OBIE Awards, the oldest and one of the most prestigious awards in the advertising industry. The series of billboards was created by Faygo partner, West…

    Hot Lap Ride with Will Power and the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix

    May 20, the MCTV Street team comprised of myself and our web editor AJ Williams went to Belle Isle to experience first-hand what it is like inside an Indy Pace car at the Grand Prix on Belle Isle. The Cheverolet Detroit Grand Prix hosted a “hot lap ride” with three of the Grand Prix’s hottest drivers: Will Power, Driver of the No. 12…

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    President Obama: ‘We Will Stand With Oklahoma’

    President Barack Obama pledged urgent government help for Oklahoma Tuesday in the wake of “one of the most destructive” storms in the nation’s history. “In an instant neighborhoods were destroyed, dozens of people lost their lives, many more were injured,” Obama said from the Whi …