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Q&A: Eminem’s manager Paul Rosenberg shares Shady XV insight, plans for label after release

DETROIT, MI — To call the last 15 years Paul Rosenberg has spent with Marshall Mathers (a.k.a. Eminem) “a wild ride” would be an enormous understatement. Rosenberg has been Eminem’s manger through his addiction, recovery and reflection during the period and saw his friend go from selling $ 6 cassette tapes to “Rap God” status. […]

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Emergency manager on Detroit water system: ‘Somebody’s got to pay for that’

A day after a pair of United Nations activists admonished the city for cutting off water from residents behind on their bills, Emergency Manger Kevyn Orr defended Detroit’s policy and efforts to help low-income customers deal with overdue bills. Full News here – Detroit News

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Madonna’s manager vows to revolutionize music industry; Material Girl to release new album

DETROIT, MI — Guy Oseary, Madonna’s longtime manager, claims he’s got a plan with Live Nation and eight other music executives that will revolutionize the music industry while album sales continue to plummet. Full News here – Detroit Entertainment

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Packard Plant project manager: Half-billion-dollar Detroit redevelopment is happening

Kari Smith, a historic preservationist and project manager for Arte Express, the Peru-based development firm of Spaniard Fernando Palazuelo, said bringing the sprawling, Albert-Kahn-designed property back to life is seen as a step toward revitalizing the city’s entire east side. Full News here – Detroit News

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Detroit Emergency Manager: Art sale would have been harmful

The man who took Detroit into bankruptcy defended a decision to keep valuable art off the auction block, telling a judge Friday it would greatly harm a city museum and cause turmoil in the community, especially among powerful, wealthy patrons. Full News here – Detroit News

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Detroit Emergency Manager Recalls City's 'Dire' Situation

Detroit Emergency Manager Recalls City's 'Dire' Situation Kevyn Orr, the emergency manager shepherding Detroit through its record municipal bankruptcy, told a judge about the tough situation Michigan's biggest city faced when he was asked to help get its house back in order. Core services were “substandard” … Full News here – Read more on Bloomberg

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Live updates: Detroit Emergency Manager takes stand in bankruptcy trial

Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr, who took Detroit into bankruptcy proceedings in July 2013, took the stand in the trial of the city’s debt adjustment plan Wednesday. Full News here – Detroit News

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Detroit school board votes to remove manager

Associated Press – Immediate changes aren’t expected after the board of the Detroit Public Schools voted to remove the district’s state-appointed emergency manager. The Detroit Free Press reported that Monday’s vote was the third time that board members have voted out Jack Martin. A dispute over the state’s emergency manager law — and whether Martin can […]

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DPS board votes to end emergency manager control

On Monday night, Detroit’s Renaissance High School auditorium board members met, and unanimously decided that Emergency Manager Jack Martin must go.  Full News here – Detroit | WXYZ

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Arizona Diamondbacks fire manager Kirk Gibson, bench coach Alan Trammell

The Arizona Diamondbacks have relieved manager Kirk Gibson and bench coach Alan Trammell of their duties, the team announced Friday afternoon. Full News here – Ann Arbor mobile sports

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Detroit City Council Votes to Remove Emergency Manager

Detroit City Council Votes to Remove Emergency Manager DETROIT—The City Council voted unanimously Thursday to eject the state-appointed emergency manager who led the city into the nation's largest municipal bankruptcy filing last year. Michigan law allows city councils to vote with a two-thirds majority … Full News here – Read more on Wall Street Journal

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Detroit emergency manager restores governing powers to elected officials

The order came after the council, following an agreement with Orr and the mayor, voted unanimously to remove the emergency manager from office. Full News here – Detroit News

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Emergency manager becomes object of desire for Detroit council that shunned him

Emergency manager becomes object of desire for Detroit council that shunned him

Bloomberg News – Kevyn Orr became Detroit’s emergency manager last year with power to overrule a city council that couldn’t wait to get rid of him. Now that it can, it may keep him a while longer. As Detroit’s record $ 18 billion Chapter 9 bankruptcy trial heads home, the practical need for Orr to […]

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Detroit emergency manager withdraws move to force transfer of 45,000 properties

City Council on Tuesday approved the transfer of a smaller number of foreclosed properties after Kevyn Orr’s reversal. Full News here – Detroit News

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Detroit could oust emergency manager Orr this week

Detroit could oust emergency manager Orr this week DETROIT — Discussions are intensifying over the removal of Kevyn Orr as Detroit's emergency manager before the end of the month, but city officials said Monday that he's likely to stay on in a role that maintains his authority over the city's … Full News here – […]

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