Daily Archives: September 20, 2012

Detroit’s former mayor faces corruption trial

Indictment alleges he muscled contractors, rewarded pals, reaped illegal benefits

Photo gallery: Celebrating Tamar & Vince

WE tv hosted a premiere party for “Tamar & Vince” — the network's first spin-off series.

HBCU GameTime: First coaching casualty of season, plus the Game ...

HBCU GameTime w/ Donal Ware The HBCU sports season is officially on, and as host of the national sports talk radio show, From the Press ...

Former NFL running back arrested

 COLUMBIA, S.C. — Former NFL running back Stephen Davis has been arrested after officials say he was operating a nightclub even though its business license ...

Exonerated player to sign with UFL’s Locomotives

LAS VEGAS — Brian Banks, a one-time high school football star who was recently exonerated in a California rape case in which he was falsely accused, ...

Chick-fil-A opts out of gay marriage debate

ATLANTA — A Georgia-based restaurant chain that drew national attention when its owner reaffirmed his opposition to same-sex marriage says it’s leaving the debate to ...

Obamas to make joint appearance on ‘View’

NEW YORK — President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, will make their first joint appearance on the daytime show The View next week. The ...

Unemployment fell to 382,000 last week

WASHINGTON — The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell only slightly last week to a seasonally adjusted 382,000. The level suggests hiring remains weak. The Labor Department said Thursday that applications declined ...

Roberts thanks viewers on day of transplant

Tells her audience in taped message: 'Thoughts are so powerful' and 'I feel the love'

Ben Vereen files for divorce from wife of 36 years

Tony-winning actor and dancer is best known for roles in 'Pippin,' 'Roots'

Has U.S. economy bottomed out? Census suggests yes

Stats show college enrollment up, fewer young adults are living with their parents