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This week’s entertainment spotlights!

This week’s entertainment spotlights!

Oct. 31 | Flight Various metro-area theaters A seasoned airline pilot miraculously crash lands his plane after a mid-air catastrophe, saving nearly every soul on board, but as more is learned, more questions than answers arise as to what really happened...

Wu-Tang Clan founder’s new film a ‘dream come true’

Wu-Tang Clan founder’s new film a ‘dream come true’

Oct. 31 | RZA becomes a director with The Man with the Iron Fists   By Demetairs Bell Contributing Writer   Wearing the triple crown in his feature film debut as a director, co-writer and leading man, RZA, the founder of the Wu-Tang Clan, gives you...

This Week’s Cartoon

This Week’s Cartoon

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A historical presidential election

A historical presidential election

Oct. 31 | This nation’s voters face a historic decision November 6, 2012: choosing between two Harvard graduates, both good, admirable family men, each with similar visions but clear differences on how to meet them. Given the improvement trend in the economy,...

Food shelves have become a necessity these days

Food shelves have become a necessity these days

Oct. 31 | Here’s some comparison-shopping, heads-up on a few places in S. Mpls   Jericho Road Ministries, 1628 East 33rd Street, from cheerful volunteers to a usually bleary-eyed Director Jeff Noyed, is a caring operation that goes the extra step to...

Voting wrongs vs. voting Rights

Voting wrongs vs. voting Rights

Oct. 31 | By Brandon Hill Guest Commentator   In the election of 1788, laws barred poor White men from voting. In the election of 1864, laws blocked former slaves from voting. In the election of 1912, laws barred White women from voting. In the election...

Latino activists join with marriage activists: Will it work?

Latino activists join with marriage activists: Will it work?

Oct. 31 | The kerfuffle concerning undocumented immigrants and legalizing same-sex marriage are usually competing and unresolved hot-button issues for voters heading toward the ballot box. Immigration advocates and LGBTQ rights groups have long tried to get...

Gophers tackle represents local talent on the team

Gophers tackle represents local talent on the team

Oct. 31 | Ra’Shede HagemanPhoto by Charles Hallman It’s a rarity in Gopher football to see a player listed on its current roster from the Minneapolis City Conference. It’s even rarer that a city player is a starter as well. Ra’Shede Hageman is that...

NFL cream begins to rise

NFL cream begins to rise

Oct. 31 |   GLENDALE, AZ — Here we go! Baseball is done, thankfully, before November with San Francisco sweeping Detroit to capture their second World Series in three years. The NBA starts this week, and the National Hockey League can’t figure out...

NFL continues to score high in hiring diversity

NFL continues to score high in hiring diversity

Oct. 31 | Third in an occasional series Vikings President Rick SpielmanPhoto by Charles Hallman Historically, pro football has been slow to embrace racial diversity, especially at high-profile positions such as quarterback and coach. There was a nearly seven-decade...
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