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    Lions Defense Shines Against Patriots

    After the defense had its share of troubles in the first two games, they may have found their stride during their 40-9 win over the New England Patriots. The Lions forced a turnover on four of five drives led by Tom Brady. This included three fumbles an interception. The drive that didn’t end in a turnover was a three and out.The defensive line…

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    Reflections: In His Corner

    B.B. King had a hit record titled “Never Make a Move Too Soon,” and those words are applicable to the talented El DeBarge.After enjoying major success in the ’80s, first with his siblings in the group DeBarge and then as a solo artist, El DeBarge fell prey to drugs, like so many others in his family. They seem to be predisposed to drug addiction.Af…

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    Detroit’s historic Livernois Avenue of Fashion gets a makeover with REVOLVE Detroit’s …

    The Thrifty Broads of THRIFT on the Ave., TaNisha D. Prater (left) Tisha Prater.More than 20 artists from as close as the local neighborhood to as far away as England have been selected to participate in REVOLVE Detroit’s “Art + Retail on the Ave” program to revitalize Detroit’s historic Livernois Avenue of Fashion into a premier shopping and cultu…

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    Detroit Police Consider ‘Stop and Frisk’

    In a city where crime is high and Detroit Police officers are low, DPD is now looking to implement the controversial ‘Stop and Frisk’ tactics as a means to cut back on the crime epidemic in Detroit.Last week, U.S. District Court Judge Shira Scheindlin ruled there that stop-and-frisk was unconstitutional in New York. Finding that city police…

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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…

    Ford Foundation Announces New President

    Page 1 of 2Darren Walker, who emerged from small-town Texas to an international career in law and finance before becoming a leader in the nonprofit and philanthropic worlds, will become the 10th president of the Ford Foundation this September, succeeding Luis A. Ubiñas, the foundation’s Board of Trustees announced today.The Ford Foundation, with…

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    Nick Cannon: A Man Of Many Talents

    Nick Cannon’s middle name is Scott, but based on his talent and the diversity of his achievements, it would be appropriate for it to be “Versatility.”Actor, television host, rapper, comedian, radio host and maybe he has skills in areas the public doesn’t know about yet.Cannon is one of those people who seemed destined to make it in show business….