Rochelle Riley: Detroit's Violence Leaves Blood on Everyone's Hands, Including

Rochelle Riley: Detroit's violence leaves blood on everyone's hands, including
A recent landmark Wall Street Journal report found that the country's three biggest jail systems—Cook County, in Illinois; Los Angeles County; and New York City— represent the the largest mental-health treatment facilities in the country with 11,000 … Read more on Detroit Free Press

New Drug & Alcohol Treatment Center Opens Its Doors in New York, Giving
In New York, drug and alcohol addiction is part of the city's fabric. Entering the rehab center gives clients a new chance to be responsible members of society once again. They come to find themselves, discover new levels of self-esteem, and a … Read more on Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release)

Salix Pharma will buy Santarus for .12 billion
NEW YORK Salix Pharmaceuticals will buy Santarus for about $ 2.12 billion to add to its roster of drugs focused on gastrointestinal disorders. Salix will pay $ 32 per share for Santarus' stock, … Salix said it will have a strong position in the … Read more on Charlotte Observer

The Plight of the Medora Hornets Basketball Team
But this gently affecting documentary from Andrew Cohn and Davy Rothbart — whose interest in the team was ignited by a 2009 article in The New York Times — bears little resemblance to the familiar sports underdog story. Visiting the tiny … Read more on New York Times