Daily Archive: June 12, 2013

    Appeals court holds Duggan’s mayoral fate

    Detroit mayoral candidate Mike Duggan announced this morning that he will appeal the decision by a Wayne County Circuit Court judge to remove him from the ballot to the Michigan Court of Appeals. Speaking to a crowded media conference at his campaign headquarters, Duggan said his team of lawyers are appealing Judge Lita…

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    Will Smith’s ‘After Earth’ Is No. 1 Overseas

    After U.S. critics lambasted Will Smith’s “After Earth” for being a sci-fi snore, foreign audiences begged to differ, propelling the summer flick to No. 1, according to The Wrap. The film, which was produced by Smith and co-stars his son Jaden, …

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    ACLU Sues Obama Administration Over NSA Phone Records Program

    (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union sued the Obama administration Tuesday, asking the government to halt a phone-tracking program that collects the telephone records of millions of Americans and that it says is unconstitutional. The lawsuit was filed in federal court in New York by the American Civil Liberties Union, along with the …

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    Face2Face Africa Magazine Prepares For 2nd Annual FACE List Awards

    Face2Face Africa Magazine, the print publication dedicated to transforming the image of Africa within the global community, is currently gearing up for its second annual Fascinating Africans Committed to Excellence (FACE) List Awards, being held Saturday June 15 at the Times Center at the New York Times Building. The awards show …