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Earl Lloyd: NBA's first black player
When his Chuck Taylor Converse sneakers hit the floor at the Edgerton Park Sports Arena in Rochester, New York, on Oct. 31, 1950, Earl Lloyd became the first black player to appear in an NBA game. "I stepped onto the court and the world kept spinning," Lloyd once said, recalling the moment. "No one
Obama And Biden: On The Road Again (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES OBAMA GOES MOBILE: “Drawing renewed attention to the economy, President Barack Obama will return this week to an Illinois college where he once spelled out a vision for an expanded and strengthened middle class as a freshman U.S. senator, long...
The Note's Must-Reads for Monday July 22, 2013
The Note’s Must-Reads are a round-up of today’s political headlines and stories from ABC News and the top U.S. newspapers. Posted Monday through Friday right here at www.abcnews.com Compiled by ABC News’ Carrie Halperin, Amanda VanAllen and Will Cantine DETROIT ABC News’ Kari Rea: “Detroit Mayor:
This Week: 07/21: Detroit Mayor Dave Bing on City Declaring Bankruptcy
This week. first on could have been me on pride and prejudice. Justice and community and in going to be important for almost cruise missiles. This morning. Mason and round and Motown The city is basically broke captain goes bankrupt for the motor city move from crisis to combat. Never cure today is
Detroit Mayor Dave Bing on 'This Week'
Trayvon martin could have been me. On crime, prejudice, justice, and community. I think it's going to be important for all of us to do some soul searching. And this morning, a conversation right here on race in america. And motown down. The city is broke. After detroit goes bankrupt, can the motor
Detroit Mayor: 'We Will Come Back' From Bankruptcy
In an exclusive interview on ABC’s “This Week,” Detroit Mayor Dave Bing said he hopes the city’s decision to file for bankruptcy will provide a new beginning for Motor City. “I’m surely hoping that this will be a new start. Detroiters are a very, very resilient...
"This Week" Transcript: Sen. Ted Cruz; Detroit Mayor Dave Bing
A rush transcript of "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" airing on Sunday morning, July 21, 2013 on ABC News is below. This copy may not be in its final form and may be updated. STEPHANOPOULOS: The president gets personal. (BEGIN VIDEO CLIP) BARACK OBAMA, PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES: Trayvon
Judge Says Detroit Bankruptcy Unconstitutional
A judge ruled Detroit's bankruptcy filing violates the Michigan Constitution, though the state attorney general said he will appeal the decision. Detroit became the biggest American city to file for bankruptcy after its emergency manager filed for Chapter 9 protection on Thursday with more than $18
Detroit Becomes Largest U.S. City to File for Bankruptcy
Detroit became the biggest American city to file for bankruptcy after its emergency manager filed for Chapter 9 protection on Thursday, with more than $18 billion in accrued obligations, according to the governor. In the filing with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in the Eastern District of Michigan,
Detroit Police Chief Suspended Amid Sex Scandal Allegations
This Is the Second Time Godbee Has Been Linked to a Sex Scandal in His 2-Year Tenure