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Berry Gordy: Chronicle newsboy

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Motown Record Corporation founder and former president Berry Gordy comes from a hard-working family with a strong business sense. At any given time there was at least one family-owned business in operation — a grocery store, a print shop, a bricklaying operation, etc.

This spirit of entrepreneurship was no doubt a factor in Berry Gordy’s decision t

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Johnson and Stafford Lead Lions Past Cowboys

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Fans who turned the game off early may have missed one of the greatest endings ever.  After the Lions went four and out late in the fourth quarter, they were able to hold the Cowboys to a field goal and get the ball back with 1:02 left on the clock.  With no timeouts remaining, Matthew Stafford led the Lions eighty yards down the field into the e

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A Legend, a Legacy and an Unshakeable Bond

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Recognized trailblazer Aubrey Lee, Sr. , the longtime President of the National Bank of Detroit (NBD) who rose to become one of the highest ranking African Americans in banking during his career, has taught many successful banking and business executives about the power of honor, integrity and investment in Detroit.

And the lessons he carefully

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Megatron v. Dez Bryant

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The Detroit Lions will play the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday.  Both teams come in with a 4-3 record largely due to their quarterback and receiver duos.  Tony Romo has tallied an NFC best 15 passing touchdowns on the season. However, he is tied at 15 with Matthew Stafford.  The only quarterback with more touchdowns in the league is Peyton Manning with 2

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The Amazing Kerry Washington

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Kerry Washington is not just a hot attraction. Like the show she stars in, “Scandal,” she is scintillating. And if Alicia Keys is a “girl on fire,” then so is Washington.

The star said that as soon as she read the script for “Scandal,” created by Shonda Rhimes, another African American woman, she knew instantly that she wanted to portray Olivia Pop

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