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1 hr ago | Daily Kos

Downtown Detroit Tours during NN14--Visitors and Locals All Invited to Join Sun 7/20 or Fri 7/18

Here's a last-minute opportunity for NN14-goers-or anyone in downtown Detroit on Sunday, 7/20 : a custom tour with Michael Boettcher.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Gay/Lesbian, US News, Liberal Political News

6 hrs ago | IHigh

Detroit Sports Commission Prep Kickoff Classic Presented By Tim Hortons

Detroit Sports Commission Prep Kickoff Classic Presented By Tim Hortons. This event will be a 3 day event at Wayne State University bewtween Thursday, August 28 and Saturday August 30. The campaign will run through the summer with results being posted periodically to this page.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Michigan Radio

Detroit has a maternal death rate that is triple the nation's

Data from the state Department of Community Health show a maternal death rate that is even higher than countries like Libya and Vietnam.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Mises Economics Blog

Can Higher Ed Really Be This Clueless?

Readers of the Mises Economics Blog will be glad to know of a job opening : Detroit's Wayne State University is seeking "a nationally prominent academic leader for the Coleman A. Young Endowed Chair in Urban Affairs."

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI

Daily Mail

Stem cell patient has NOSE grows on her back after 8 years

A woman has developed a nose-like growth eight years after a stem cell treatment to cure her paralysis failed.

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Related Topix: World News, Portugal, Medicine, Iowa City, IA

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Metro Times

Building family behind bars

That can be a financial stress in many households. But Anderson, a caring father, vowed to pay for his daughter's dress despite the protests of his wife, who didn't want to set the girl up for disappointment.

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Related Topix: Prison, State Prisons, Family, Parenting, Mound Correctional Facility

Metro Times

Complexions attempts to redefine contemporary ballet

For the past 20 years, New York's Complexions has sought to change all that, and the contemporary ballet company is once again bringing its brand of world-class dance to Detroit.

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Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, Detroit, MI, Pilates, Fitness

ClickOnDetroit

Find out what's inspiring young women in metro Detroit

COLLEGE IS STILL A FEW YEARS OFF. BUT THESE GIRLS ARE GETTING AN EARLY TASTE OF CAMPUS LIFE.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Standardized Testing, Education

EurekAlert!

Industry group release testing recommendations for oligonucleotide-based therapeutics

New Rochelle, NY, July 8, 2014-Novel oligonucleotide-based drugs in development offer promising alternatives for treating a range of diseases.

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Related Topix: New Rochelle, NY, Medicine, Pharmacology, Duke University

MLive.com

Metro Detroit Youth Day returns to Belle Isle tomorrow for 32nd year

Metro Detroit Youth Day is celebrating its 32nd annual event with more than 34,000 metro Detroit youths from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 9 at Belle Isle's athletic fields.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI

EurekAlert!

Growing old with HIV: Age-related diseases are bigger problem for African American women

AIDS Patient Care and STDs is the leading journal for clinicians, enabling them to keep pace with the latest developments in this evolving field.

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Related Topix: New Rochelle, NY, Georgetown University, Cornell University

Northern Michigan News

Wayne State plans Detroit Equity Action Lab

Wayne State University has received a $1.3 million grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation to support a new effort to address issues of structural racism in Detroit.

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Detroit News

Wayne State gets $1.3M grant to address Detroit's structural racism

Wayne State University has received a $1.3 million grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation to support a new effort to address issues of structural racism in Detroit.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

WJRT

News Minute: Here is the latest Michigan news from The Associated Press

A veteran officer has been named the new police chief in Battle Creek. Jim Blocker was appointed Thursday following a 90-day trial run.

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Related Topix: Brighton, MI

People's Defender

Cardiologists join Southwest Regional Medica...

Raghuraman Srinivasan, M.D. graduated from medical school in 1988 and completed his residency program at Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan in 1998.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cardiology, Detroit, MI, Heart Failure

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Crain's Detroit Business

SE Michigan PMI sees sharp drop in June

The Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index for June fell off sharply to a level of 47.1, down from the 60 it hit in May following three straight months of improvement.

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Examiner.com

32nd Metro Detroit Youth Day Heads to Belle Isle July 9

Begun by one concerned Detroiter who was inspired by a call from a former Detroit mayor, the largest youth-oriented event in Michigan once again heads to Belle Isle July 9 as Metro Detroit Youth Day.

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Related Topix: Michigan, Detroit, MI, Family, Kids, Michigan State University

The Detroit News

Wayne plan for countywide school tax divisive

Property values and student enrollment will determine the winners and losers if Wayne County voters approve a countywide school millage hike that faces opposition from some wealthier districts.

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Related Topix: Wayne County, MI, Wayne, MI, Education Etc., Canton, MI, Grosse Pointe, MI

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Bayside

Lichter & Ihle Adds Partner

Brett L. Seamons, Ph.D., of Seattle has joined Milwaukee-based Lichter & Ihle as a partner.

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MLive.com

Eight things to know about new Goodrich Schools Superintendent Michelle Imbrunone

Avondale High Principal Michelle Imbrunone has been chosen as new superintendent for the Goodrich school district following a months-long search by district officials.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Saginaw Valley State University, Grand Canyon University, Auburn Hills, MI, Mackinac Island, MI

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