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Proposed Law Would Extend “Last Call” Until 4 a.m.

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State lawmakers have proposed a bill that would allow certain licensed bars to serve alcohol until 4 a.m.

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The proposed bill comes three years after the Legislature passed a measure allowing bars and stores to sell alcohol before noon on Sunday. Since that law went into effect, $4,124,320 in additional permit fees has been generated
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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit

5 Problems, 5 Solutions

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5 problems with iOS 7, and how to fix them

(CNN) -- The new version of Apple's mobile operating system, iOS 7, was released September 18 to mostly positive reviews.
It was the biggest change to iOS since it was introduced six years ago, overhauled to add a slate of new features and a more streamlined, flat, abstract look.
But nobody's perfect, right?
I

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit

Government Shutdown - No End In Sight

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Washington (CNN) -- After weeks of talking past each other, congressional leaders and President Barack Obama talked to each other Wednesday evening -- only to emerge evidently no closer to a deal to halt the government's budget stalemate.
The White House meeting, coming a day after the start of the federal government shutdown, served at least one

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit

Rainbow Push Global Automotive Summit Draws Industry Leaders to MGM Grand Hotel

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The 14th Annual Global Automotive Summit got underway at Detroit’s MGM Grand hotel with a powerful panel of speakers addressing a number of hotbed issues relating to economic parity in the nation’s automotive industry. Executives of all major automobile manufacturers were present with the exception of Hyundai, which declined Rainbow PUSH’s invit

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit