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Cam Newton: Too Good and Too Black

by Steve Reed, The Associated Press on

“I'm an African-American quarterback that scares people because they haven't seen nothing that they can compare me to,'' said the 6-foot-5, 245-pound Newton.... Read full article

Walmart has Pledged to Purchase $250 Billion in Products!

by USBC Directory on

By 2023 Walmart has pledged to purchase $250 billion in products that support the creation of American jobs. Walmart continues to play a role in accelerating growth in U.S. manufacturing.... Read full article

Black Female Entrepreneurs Shine on ABC’s ‘Shark Tank’

by Brandon Andrews - Black Enterprise on

The full potential of black female founders has yet to realized. Black women are, perhaps, the fastest growing group of entrepreneurs in America.... Read full article

Freddie Gray’s Family Reaches Wrongful Death Settlement

by Monique John - Hello Beautiful on

The settlement has yet to be approved by the city’s Board of Estimates, the local institution that manages Baltimore’s spending. Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is part of the board that will decide on the settlement tomorrow, Sept 9.... Read full article

Black female founder raises $7 million for renewable energy tech startup

by Megan Rose Dickey - TechCrunch on

“We not only aim to disrupt how energy is generated, but how it is consumed,” Matthews said... Read full article

Black Press of America Calls for a Special Prosecutor in Deaths of Sterling and Castile

by NNPA Newswire on

The Black Press issued an urgent call and demand that President Barack H. Obama and U.S Attorney General Loretta Lynch appoint a Special Federal Prosecutor.... Read full article

Black-Owned Pr Firm Helps Businesses Grow By Tapping Into Buying Power

by Black News on

The agency is currently partnering with brands seeking to tap into multicultural demographics' growing buying power, and helping them to develop initiatives that not only resonate with urban audiences but also result in deeper loyalty. . .... Read full article

The Largest Black Business Directory in the World

by USBC Directory Staff on

“When we support Black-owned businesses, we assist in building the Black community, while also bringing down the unemployment rate and the crime rate in the African American community,” said Morse. ... Read full article

Historic all-girls school opens Male Academy

by The Louisiana Weekly on

For one year after Hurricane Katrina, it was part of MAX, a school that included students from St. Augustine, St. Mary’s and Xavier Prep. In the fall of 2006, St. Mary’s moved its operations to the former St. James Major School campus in Gentilly. ... Read full article

Carmelo Anthony Calls on Activists to Continue their Work in Response to Trump Victory

by St. Louis American on

"Now it’s our responsibility as men and women to take things into our own hands and be role models and be our own leaders at this point, regardless of who is commander-in-chief,” Anthony said. ... Read full article

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