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Friday, October 21, 2016

Longtime Detroit Free Press sports writer Drew Sharp dies at 56

Posted By and on Fri, Oct 21, 2016 at 11:08 AM

Sharp first started work at the Free Press in 1983.

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Thursday, October 20, 2016

Attorney: Detroit incinerator is violating the Clean Air Act

Posted By on Thu, Oct 20, 2016 at 1:45 PM

The incinerator has racked up 21 odor violations and 19 emissions violations since 2015, according to the Great Lakes Environmental Law Center.

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Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Shitshow No. 3: Where to watch tonight’s presidential debate in Detroit

Posted By on Wed, Oct 19, 2016 at 1:41 PM

We watched the Sept. 26 debate from the comfort of Temple Bar, and they — and several other Detroit spots — are screening tonight’s debate.

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Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Michael Moore's surprise NYC 'Trumpland' premieres tonight

Posted By on Tue, Oct 18, 2016 at 4:04 PM

Michael Moore is known for going against the grain. He does things his own way. He has also finished his documentary on Donald Trump and will bring it to New Yorkers tonight. They will have a chance to view his newest documentary Trumpland. The only information about the specifics...

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Flint schools: Dealing with the damage done

Posted By on Tue, Oct 18, 2016 at 2:18 PM

Making the water safe to drink is just one of the issues that the state needs to address in Flint, writes the ACLU's Curt Guyette.

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Detroit receives a gold star when it comes to LGBTQ friendliness

Posted By on Tue, Oct 18, 2016 at 11:45 AM

Detroit is an All Star again.

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Monday, October 17, 2016

Feds release $42 million in demolition funds as Detroit Land Bank sets new rules

Posted By on Mon, Oct 17, 2016 at 5:03 PM

“It’s a question of whether eligible expenses were all charged in the appropriate way," Mayor Mike Duggan said after a review of the Detroit Land Bank's operations.

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Tricycle Collective's 'Do Not Bid' mural pushes politics with style and grace

Posted By on Mon, Oct 17, 2016 at 1:27 PM

The mural features the art of Ellen Rutt, Ouizi, and Jonny Alexander.

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Motown Museum's $50 million expansion plans include theater, studios, interactive exhibits

Posted By on Mon, Oct 17, 2016 at 12:40 PM

"It brings me real joy," Berry Gordy says of the Motown Museum's plans.

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New anti-Trump billboard appears on I-94 — in Arabic

Posted By on Mon, Oct 17, 2016 at 12:25 PM

The billboard's message, rendered in Arabic, 'subtly accuses Donald Trump of racism and xenophobia.'

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