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  • First Two Weeks of NBA Regular Season Cancelled

    Oct 10, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *David Stern, the commissioner of the NBA, as expected and predicted, has pulled the trigger and canceled the first two weeks of the season. The action comes after two straight days of last-ditch negotiating sessions failed to resolve the labor dispute. “Both sides are very far apart on virtually all issues. We just have a […]

  • Osama bin Laden Buried at Sea

    May 2, 11 by EurPublisher 21 Comments

    *After Osama bin Laden was killed in a raid by U.S. forces in Pakistan, senior administration officials said the body was handled according to Islamic practice and tradition. That means he would be buried within 24 hours, according to the official. Also, finding a country willing to accept the remains of the world’s most wanted […]

  • Black Middle Class Fleeing Detroit

    Jun 6, 10 by EurPublisher 2 Comments

    *(Via WSJ.com) Detroit– This shrinking city needs to hang on to people like Johnette Barham: taxpaying, middle-class professionals who invest in local real estate, work and play downtown, and make their home here. Ms. Barham just left. And she’s not coming back. In seven years as a homeowner in Detroit, she endured more than 10 […]

  • Now Hollywood Wants to Come Directly to You

    May 22, 10 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *(Via WSJ.com) Major Hollywood studios and one of the country’s largest cable operators are in discussions to send movies to people’s living-room TVs just weeks after films hit the multiplex, a step that would shake up film distribution. During a cable industry convention last week, executives from Time Warner Cable Inc. made the first formal […]

  • Hair War!: Black Stylists Losing Customers to Dominicans

    May 17, 10 by EurPublisher 41 Comments

    *(From WSJ.com) Delshawn Rollins once trusted only fellow African-Americans with the delicate task of styling and straightening her tightly curled brown hair. But that meant enduring hours of salon gossip, ordered-in lunch (and sometimes dinner, too) and occasional mishaps, like the time the ends of her hair snapped off after she had it dyed. Fed […]