Nation’s Largest Black History Museum Struggles to Remain Open
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Nation’s Largest Black History Museum Struggles to Remain Open

Kimberly Hayes Taylor, THE GRIO     DETROIT (TheGrio.com) — Civil Rights Activist Myrlie Evers-Williams…

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Another Blight for Detroit: Property Taxes
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Another Blight for Detroit: Property Taxes

  (Bloomberg) — Cindy Gresham paid $6,000 cash in 2010 for her Tudor-style house on…

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Detroit Power Failure Raises Alarms Across the Country
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Detroit Power Failure Raises Alarms Across the Country

  (USA Today) – The power failure that plunged Detroit’s schools, fire stations, traffic signals…

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Detroit Bankruptcy: Debt and Democracy
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Detroit Bankruptcy: Debt and Democracy

by Curt Guyette Special to the NNPA from The Michigan Citizen The grins stretched from…

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Detroit’s Financial Review Commission Ramps Up Schedule
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Detroit’s Financial Review Commission Ramps Up Schedule

Matt Helms, DETROIT FREE PRESS   DETROIT (Detroit Free Press)—The oversight board that will monitor…

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Race and Opportunity in Detroit: Black, Neighborhood Businesses Lose
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Race and Opportunity in Detroit: Black, Neighborhood Businesses Lose

PART II by Zenobia Jeffries Special to the NNPA from The Michigan Citizen There is…

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Detroit Starts Down the Road to Recovery, Respect
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Detroit Starts Down the Road to Recovery, Respect

COREY WILLIAMS, Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — The largest U.S. city to endure bankruptcy has…

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Judge Approves Bankruptcy Exit Plan for Detroit
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Judge Approves Bankruptcy Exit Plan for Detroit

ED WHITE, Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — A judge on Friday approved Detroit’s plan to…

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Detroit Official: Debt Plan ‘Adjustments’ Possible
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Detroit Official: Debt Plan ‘Adjustments’ Possible

COREY WILLIAMS, Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — Detroit’s chief financial officer acknowledged Thursday that officials…

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Detroit’s Historic Bankruptcy Trial to Begin
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Detroit’s Historic Bankruptcy Trial to Begin

COREY WILLIAMS, Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — Opening arguments in Detroit’s historic bankruptcy trial are…

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