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FIRST NBLC SUMMIT IN PUERTO RICO ATTRACTS TOP COMPANIES; OPENS DOOR FOR BUSINESS GROWTH, ECONOMIC REVIVAL IN REGION

Atlanta, GA (BlackNews.com) — The National Black Latino Council (NBLC), will be holding its first Black, Brown and Green Supplier Diversity & Sustainability Summit in San Juan, Puerto Rico,...

FINANCIAL EXPERT BARBARA WALKER-GREEN INTRODUCES NEW WEBSITE THAT EMPOWERS BABY BOOMERS TO BECOME MORE FINANCIALLY SAVVY

Houston, TX (BlackNews.com) — Barbara Walker-Green, CEO of Advanced Wealth and Retirement Planning Concepts, with her staff, is conducting a virtual launch of her brand new website on July 31,...

College Depression

By Jeremy Bamidele The recent string of school shootings has inspired school administrators to start taking a closer look at mental illness and the dangers it cause when left unchecked.  Mental...

Families Are Turned Away After Waiting for Hours to Enroll Their Children in New Orleans Public Schools

Ten More Community Organizations Call for Resignation of State Superintendent of Education John White NEW ORLEANS – Last week, hundreds of mostly African-American families rose before dawn to stand...

Join the National Urban League in Cincinnati

July 23 – July 26 for the 2014 Annual Conference The National Urban League has specific stories to tell relevant to: business, health & wellness, personal finance, politics, housing,...

Greenlining to FCC: Stop the New Redlining, Protect Net Neutrality

“In any type of tiered Internet scheme, people of color will disproportionately find themselves at the bottom,” advocates argue WASHINGTON – In formal comments filed today with the Federal...

Job Readiness Summits In Denver, Charlotte And Detroit For Oil And Gas And Energy Industry

Hosted by The American Association of Blacks in Energy & Hispanics in Energy WASHINGTON, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — The “Energizing Conversation” half-day free public summit...

NIELSEN EXPANDS COMMUNICATIONS LEADERSHIP TEAM WITH KEY MEDIA RELATIONS HIRE

New York, NY (BlackNews.com) — Nielsen today announced that Andrew McCaskill has joined Nielsen as Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications. He will report to Chief Communications...

“THE SUPREME HUMAN BEING” — THIS STORY CONTAINS THE HIDDEN TRUTH OF THE REAL LIFE MAYWEATHER MURDER CASE

Detroit, MI (BlackNews.com) — Available now on Amazon.com and iTunes is as a new science fiction/suspense book that is filled with turns, flips and twisted outcomes. The Supreme Human Being by...

DOROTHY BUCKHANAN WILSON INSTALLED AS INTERNATIONAL PRESIDENT OF ALPHA KAPPA ALPHA SORORITY, INCORPORATED

Charlotte, NC (BlackNews.com) — Dorothy Buckhanan Wilson of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, a business executive, was installed as the 2014-2018 International President of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority,...