Detroit has finally set its sights on some of the real culprits of the city's financial crisis—the banks and for-profit companies that refuse to pay their share. The city on Wednesday said it issued demand letters to 1,543 private entities, both residential and commercial, to recoup more than $12 million in unpaid property taxes, which piled up...
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It is all still going on in Aleppo. Omran Daqneesh, the stunned and bloodied five-year-old boy in the ambulance, survived. His 10-year-old brother Ali, buried longer in the rubble, has died; he was one of over 100 children of Aleppo killed just this month, and one of many thousands overall. Says one Syrian activist, "Ali is the suffering itself, that which Omran tried to convey to us." But there are ways to help, and there is, even now, extraordinary new life.
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