The Detroit Public School system was denied their request for a temporary restraining order positioned to stop teachers from engaging in so-called “sick-outs” protests over the poor conditions at city schools. The Monday strike down of the injunction was the second time a judge has sided with the teachers in their fight to bring changes […]
After Oprah took to Twitter to share a video detailing how she dropped 26 pounds using Weight Watchers while still eating bread daily, the company’s shares catapulted more than 20 percent, and rose to $13.29 per share.
DETROIT — In a blow to schoolchildren statewide, the Michigan Court of Appeals ruled on Nov. 7 the State of Michigan has no legal obligation…
Michigan’s water crisis in Flint has also opened up concern for the state’s school issues in Detroit, U.S. Uncut reports.
Democratic frontrunner Bernie Sanders is bringing attention to the water crisis that is unfolding in Michigan. Sanders is calling for Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder to resign after the situation left over 30,000 people in Flint without drinkable tap water and thousands of people sick. “There are no excuses. The governor long ago knew about the […]
On Monday in Detroit, Mich., a so-called “sickout” left nearly two-thirds of the city’s public school system closed as teachers instead rallied together to address health and safety concerns.
The owner of the four pit bulls who mauled a 4-year-old boy to death last week is now facing murder charges.
A Detroit mother is mourning the loss of her son after a vicious pit bull attack on Wednesday, The Detroit Free Press reports. Lucille Strickland was walking to her volunteer job with her 4-year-old son Xavier when the attack happened. Strickland says the two pit bulls ran up to her and attacked. She tried to protect her […]