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Metro/Health

Grief may be hardwired into Black culture

Oct. 22 | Learning to cope with loss is essential to our health   The weather is turning and we are entering fall and winter quickly. When seasons change, oftentimes... Read more »
An ethics officer can help reform  the Mpls Police Department

An ethics officer can help reform the Mpls Police Department

Oct. 22 |             [An open letter] By Michael Friedman Contributing Writer To Mayor Betsy Hodges, Last month, I attended a forum at the Minneapolis... Read more »



Entertainment

Boris Kodjoe: Hunky actor with a heart gets hooked in Addicted

Boris Kodjoe: Hunky actor with a heart gets hooked in Addicted

Oct. 22 | From his big screen and television roles to his theater and entrepreneurial skills, Boris Kodjoe has proven to be one of Hollywood’s most sought-after talents. He is probably... Read more »

Movin' On Up

Ending child poverty would transform the nation

Ending child poverty would transform the nation

Oct. 17 | By Marian Wright Edelman Contributing Writer Just-released U.S. Census Bureau data reveal 45.3 million people were poor in America in 2013. One in three of those who are poor... Read more »

Green2Green

Maintain your heating system to ensure safety, efficiency

Maintain your heating system to ensure safety, efficiency

Oct. 16 | As the heating season kicks in, it is time to make sure your heating system is working properly. Heating and cooling account for about 55 percent of the energy used in a typical... Read more »