Daily Archive: June 13, 2013

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    Detroiter honored with Purple Heart

    Detroit native Leroy Williams, Jr., who holds the rank of master-at-arms 1st Class in the U.S. Navy, received a Purple Heart during a frocking ceremony at Naval Air Station Sigonella. Williams, a newly-appointed petty officer 1st class, was presented the Purple Heart by Capt. Chris Dennis, NAS Sigonella commanding officer, for injuries sustained…

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    ‘Pacman’ Jones Pleads Not Guilty to Slapping Woman

    Cinncinati Bengals cornerback Adam “Pacman” Jones pleaded not guilty to assault charges, stemming from his arrest Monday for allegedly striking a woman in the face after she threw a beer bottle at him. The plea was entered a day after he was jailed then released on his own recognizance, according to The Washington Post. …

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    Cut It Out, Bill Cosby! This Generation Isn’t Apathetic

    Elder Black folk of the world, forgive me, but I can’t help but say publicly that unless Bill Cosby is talking about pudding pops or cracking jokes on “The Late Show with David Letterman,” I don’t want to hear it anymore. I try to avoid disrespecting my elders, but at this point Cosby continues to belittle sects of our community without pu …