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Housing spats boil up in Detroit neighborhoods

As Detroit's revitalization begins to spread from the greater downtown into the neighborhoods, squabbles over style and content of some new projects …

Gadelha opens up about leaving Nova Uniao

RIO DE JANEIRO -- For the first time in almost a decade, Claudia Gadelha will enter a MMA bout as a former Nova Uniao fighter.<p>Gadelha lost to UFC …

AT&T to buy HBO, CNN, and the rest of Time Warner for more than $80 billion

Deal includes Batman<p><i>The Wall Street Journal</i> reports that AT&T has reached a deal to acquire Time Warner for more than $80 billion. News of the merger first surfaced on Friday, when <i>Reuters</i> and <i>Bloomberg</i> reported that the deal could top $85 billion. If successful, AT&T will gain control of huge …

The Horrifying True Story of the Black Brothers Forced to Become Circus Freaks

In the new book 'Truevine,' journalist Beth Macy details their mother's three-decade quest to get her boys back.<p>In 1899, George and Willie Muse, then nine and six, were abducted from Truevine, Virginia, and forced into the circus. The brothers were both albinos born of African-American parents at a …

Black History

Star Wars: When We’ll Learn About Rey’s Parentage, According To Daisy Ridley

1 year ago<p>There's no denying that J.J. Abrams' <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> did a phenomenal job of answering many of the questions that have lingered …

Moving west: The rebirth of Cat Zingano, and how UFC 200 drove her to California's Alliance MMA

Cat Zingano knows the exact moment she realized something wasn’t right. Unfortunately for the women’s bantamweight contender, it was during the …

'Artificial pancreas' for type 1 diabetes wins FDA approval

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Food and Drug Administration approved a so-called artificial pancreas Wednesday. The first-of-its-kind device, the size of a cell phone, monitors and treats patients with type 1 diabetes, also known as juvenile diabetes.<p>In those with type 1 diabetes, the pancreas does not produce enough …

Diabetes

With 'Miss Peregrine,' Tim Burton is just the latest director to shirk a responsibility to diversity

Apparently, director<p>Tim Burtonwould be fine if you retitled his movie “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children but Only if They’re White.”<p>In an interview with the website Bustle, Burton was asked why, given the pervasive, ongoing discussion of diversity in Hollywood, the overwhelming majority …

Bun cha

<b>Bún chả</b> (Vietnamese: [ɓǔn tɕa᷉ː]) is a Vietnamese dish of grilled pork and noodle, which is thought to have originated from Hanoi, Vietnam.[1] Bún …

How Resident Evil: The Final Chapter Will Be Different From The Others

1 year ago<p>Next year <i>Resident Evil: The Final Chapter</i> will hit theaters and finally end a story that began 15 years ago. The video game based franchise …

How Columbus Said Hello: He Tried Dancing

What do you do when the Thingy From Elsewhere lands on your front lawn, steps out of its mysterious vehicle and says—um, well, you haven’t the faintest idea what it’s saying. You stare at it and look for signs of niceness (or not-so-niceness). And if it doesn’t eat you, what do you do next?<p>If it …

Steven Spielberg

Dark Matter Season 3: Possible Release Date, Speculations, Updates and Info, Check the Teaser Promo Out

<b>Dark Matter Season 3:</b> The release date of an innumerable number of television series are approaching, and now the viewers are going to experience …

'The Accountant’: Cynthia Addai-Robinson on Her First Big Movie Role

With director <b>Gavin O’Connor’s</b> <i>The Accountant</i> opening this weekend in theaters everywhere, last week I sat down with Cynthia Addai-Robinson for an …

How Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter helped police target black activists

The ACLU announced Tuesday that Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram gave Chicago-based company Geofeedia access to user information that helped law …

Detroit towing ploy involved collision shops, insurance

Six suspended Detroit police officers are accused of being part of an elaborate scheme involving collision shops which stripped stolen vehicles and …

Harrison doing BJJ, boxing, still unsure of MMA

Kayla Harrison is training in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and boxing. She has offers on the table from multiple mixed martial arts promotions.<p>But the …

MMA & UFC

Zack Synder Shares a New Photo of Wonder Woman in ‘Justice League’

It’s been an amazing year for Wonder Woman fans. Following Gal Gadot‘s on-screen debut as Diana Prince in <i>Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice</i>, the …

12 Monkeys showrunner talks 'going inward' in Season 3, adding Christopher Lloyd

Production is officially underway on Season 3 of <i>12 Monkeys</i> — and with the series landed Christopher Lloyd in a key role, we tracked down showrunner …