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Senate hands Pres. Obama a victory on trans-pacific partnership

By Frederick H. Lowe Contributing Writer (Special from NorthStar News Today) — The U.S. Senate on Wednesday voted to give Presi­dent Barack Obama fast-track approval

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African Americans are top victims of fraud

By Frederick H. Lowe Contributing Writer (Special from NorthStar News Today) – African Americans are the leading victims of fraudulent transactions compared to Hispanics and

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Unemployment gets worse for Black men
By Frederick H. Lowe Contributing Writer (Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from NorthStarNewsToday.com) — Lester Nute didn’t have to wait for the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics to tell him ...
Defense Department must report minority ad spending
(Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from Target Market News) - Starting next year, the Secretary of Defense will be required to give the Armed Services Committee a written ...
How to Avoid Auto Sales Scams
Here are some auto ad claims that may be deceptive — and why. Vehicles are available at a specific low price or for a specific discount.
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Federal and local agencies crack down on auto sales fraud
By George White Contributing Writer (Special from New America Media) – Federal, state and local agencies are continuing to crack down on auto sales scam artists who have been taking consumers for ...
Black unemployment on the rise
By Freddie Allen Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) — After falling into the single digits in April, the Black unemployment rate increased to 10.2 percent in May, according to the latest jobs ...
Blacks paid less in retail.
Blacks ‘segregated’ in low-paying retail jobs
By Jazelle Hunt Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) — More than 1.9 million Black Americans work in retail, accounting for 11 percent of the industry’s total workforce. Despite being the second-largest source ...
Univision’s purchase of The Root is firm’s second move into Black media
(Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from Target Market News) – Last month’s announcement by Univision Commu­ni­cations Inc. that it had acquired online destination The Root was the second ...
SUNO unveils its Small Business Incubator Center
Last week, SUNO Chancellor Dr. Victor Ukpolo officially unveiled the Small Business Incubator Center. The Center is located on Southern University at New Orleans' Lake Campus next ...

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