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Seven violent cities will receive a surge of federal aid to fight crime.
As Colleges Move To Do Away With The SAT In The Name Of Diversity, Detroit High School Valedictorian Struggles With Low-Level Math
Marqell McClendon is no longer getting straights A's as she did in high school.
Accounts of crimes the mainstream media doesn't want you to see.
Are Detroit schools so lousy they violate students' constitutional rights?
"Analysts need to be African Americans, not people that are not."
Defendants claim it is a religious rite of passage and involves only a “nick.”
White man made the mistake of getting out of his car after an accident.
Black man’s lawsuit against a white woman was “stupid, devoid of common sense, and disregarded elementary rules.”
Sure to be a stimulating weekend.
Surprise: There are squatters in Detroit's abandoned buildings.
It's official: You can be a leader of the Klan without even being a member.
Detroit first in violence, but behind St. Louis and Baltimore in murders.
Twisting the facts to fit the narrative.
Including one who was convicted to two separate shootings.
Black behavior does not change.
Some 50 illegals were arrested.
Schools must teach students to read, but illiteracy is the norm at many Detroit schools.
A thief stole sunglasses from a protester, then fired at the crowd when he was chased.
30 black organizations will meet to discuss how to pressure the league for handouts.
"All lives can't matter until black lives matter. Kill all white cops."
On the face of it, Ana Rivera could have had almost any choice when it came to educating her two sons. For all the abandoned buildings and burned-down houses in her neighborhood in the southwest part of this city, national charter school companies had seen a market and were setting up shop within blocks of […]
Flint will get $17.6 million.
It’s more dangerous than Caracas, Venezuela.
12 principals and an assistant superintendent said to have been on the take.
Black man accused of killing white girlfriend and her white daughter.
District spends over $13,000 per student each year.
They rape the woman and make the man watch.
"The reality is this town is not diverse enough. We need new immigrants and more whites to move in."
"With the gentrification of Detroit . . . African Americans do feel shut out."
For example, the building might already be occupied.
Wife says she "feels for" the perps.
Despite the 3,900 Detroiters who patrolled neighborhoods to prevent arson.
School is 100 percent black.
Whites are advancing in Detroit, but blacks are being left behind.
Detroit Police Investigate Bloody Scene Where 8 People Shot, 2 Killed in Apparent Family Feud After Prayer Vigil
Neighbor: "I’m not surprised at all, not in this neighborhood.”
The city has over 11,000 fires each year.
White Detroit Homeowner Sentenced to 17 Years in Prison for Shooting Dead Black 19-Year-Old on His Porch
Judge orders lengthy sentence even though she believes he "would never commit another crime."
Blacks steal city infrastructure.
Files class-action suit against the city.
But still lets him off easy.
Experts say Detroit suffers from Third-World problems.
Majority of Delinquent Detroit Water Customers in Culture of: ‘You’re Not Making Me Pay,’ Says Deputy Director
The average amount overdue is $560.
UN says Detroit must reconnect water to thousands of delinquent residents.
Activists want the UN to help out.
He says he faced retaliation after reporting corruption.
The new century takes its toll.
It would cost $850 million.
Some drivers run red lights to avoid becoming targets.
The bank believes Detroit has the "ingredients and intrinsic strengths" to flourish.
The New York Times finally discovers Steve Utash.
Private labs will have to analyze the 9,000 untested rape kits.
Federal money to help fight blight.
Three attackers charged, a fourth is in custody.
Black Male Engagement Task Force is modeled on Obama's My Brother’s Keeper program.
More than half of the city's customers are behind on their water bills.
Blacks torture and murder three whites.
Workers in Detroit are mapping the city's estimated 90,000 vacant buildings.
Black babies are twice as likely as white babies to die in their first month.
Governor: "Let's send a message to the entire world: Detroit, Michigan, is open to the world."
County executive offers sensible advice about visiting Detroit.
Philanthropies pledge $330 million to Detroit pensions and hope to save the city's art collection from auction.
“Today’s opening of this office is the beginning of a new Republican Party."
Paul wants to make Detroit an "economic freedom zone."
He wants blacks to share "the values of limited government, and more freedom."
Good information for Americans, too.
"My 9-year-old grandson asks me, 'Grandma, are they trying to make us slaves again?' "
White mayor elected in 80-percent black city.
The Maps That Show How 60 Years of White Flight and Brain Drain Have Sucked the Population from the Midwest
Whites are moving the heartland to the periphery.
Detroit could get something it hasn't had in 40 years: a white mayor.
Emergency manager: "Without this, the city's death spiral . . . will continue."
Detroit's murder rate is ten times the national average.
“People were having a hard time . . . and we thought we would give them some extra."
This is "the first of many efforts that the administration will engage in with . . . Detroit."