Daily Archive: August 5, 2013

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    Kayla Henriques Sentenced to 15 Years For Facebook Murder

    Kayla Henriques, 20, pleaded guilty to manslaughter Wednesday and will serve 15 years in prison for the stabbing death of her friend Kamisha Richards, 22, reports NY Daily News. As previously reported, Henriques stabbed Richards in February 2011 after the two engaged in a Facebook feud over a $20 loan for a box of diapers. Richards, …

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    Detroit Burger Brawl: 2013

    The 2013 Detroit Burger Brawl is a street fair-style strolling event with 2-3 dozen participating restaurants and sponsors giving away a TASTE of their menu burgers. The event is a fund-raiser for Gleaners of Southeast Michigan also includes several family-friendly activities. Get a ticket at the door for $10. The event takes place this Saturday,…

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    Lawsuit filed over Detroit Election Inspectors

    DETROIT (WJBK) – Detroit voters go to the polls Tuesday for the primary, or will they?D. Etta Wilcoxon, who is running for Detroit city clerk, said the city’s election process right now is illegal.”We’re thinking that it cannot be held as things currently stand, and we don’t see an avenue for Ms. Winfrey to cure this difficulty. She should’ve done…

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    Powerball Increase To 400 Million

    Lottery officials say there were no jackpot winners in Saturday’s Powerball drawing, causing the next jackpot to be drawn on Wednesday to increase to $400 million.The winning numbers for Saturday’s drawing were 21, 24, 36, 42, and 45, with the Powerball 15. One Michigan ticket used Power Play and matched 4 of the 5 numbers, plus the Powerball…

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    Detroit Primary Election Guide 2013

    On Tuesday, August 6, 2013 Detroit voters will get the chance to have their voices heard by voting in the primary elections for city mayor, city council and other offices.Voter’s Information:Polls open: 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday. Anyone in line before the polls close will be allowed to vote. Absentee ballots: They are still available at the…