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Rebuilding Detroit: Cop suicides highest in country
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Rebuilding Detroit: Cop suicides highest in country

Preventive measures sought to combat the attitudes that lead to depression and suicide.

Rebuilding Detroit: Community clinics build a safety net for the vulnerable
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Rebuilding Detroit: Community clinics build a safety net for the vulnerable

About 22 percent of Detroit residents are uninsured.

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Rebuilding Detroit: Arab Americans in Dearborn

Just a few miles outside of Detroit is the largest Arab American community in America. The balance of being Arab, Muslim and American is not easy.

Rebuilding Detroit: The battle against illiteracy takes a blow
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Rebuilding Detroit: The battle against illiteracy takes a blow

Six out of 23 public libraries are slated to close.

Rebuilding Detroit: Mexicantown’s mom and pop stores struggle
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Rebuilding Detroit: Mexicantown’s mom and pop stores struggle

An increase in population hasn’t translated to an increase in business.

Rebuilding Detroit: Demolishing abandon homes not the answer for many
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Rebuilding Detroit: Demolishing abandon homes not the answer for many

A growing number of residents want abandon homes given away instead of leveled.

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Rebuilding Detroit: Number of homicides are growing

Homicide rate is up 19.7%. since 2010.

Rebuilding Detroit: Underperforming schools reopen as charter schools
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Rebuilding Detroit: Underperforming schools reopen as charter schools

City plan calls for 45 charter schools, so far five have opened.

Rebuilding Detroit: Urban Farms heading towards legalization
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Rebuilding Detroit: Urban Farms heading towards legalization

City ordinances on the horizon would lay groundwork on how farms operate.

Rebuilding Detroit: Obama says, “Yes, we can”
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Rebuilding Detroit: Obama says, “Yes, we can”

Pavement Pieces looks at a city’s fight to come back and the issues that get in its way