Bring That Week Back: Spike Lee Wants to “Flip the Script” on Violence

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  • Detroit, Ralph Godbee, Sex Scandal
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Black Unemployment on Slow Path to Recovery

The African-Americans unemployment rate fell to 13.4 percent in September, down from 14.1 percent in August, according to the Department of Labor. The overall jobless rate fell to 7.8 percent, the lowest since President Obama took office in 2009. (Photo:  AP Photo/John Bazemore)