By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Several new studies confirm what most people have suspected all along: No group is harmed more
By Hazel Trice Edney Contributing Writer (TriceEdneyWire.com) – President Barack Obama appears to be finally making good on a long-standing promise that he made to
(Special to the NNPA from The Washington Informer) – Small-business owners are the most optimistic they have been in five years, according to the latest Wells Fargo/Gallup Small Business Index, ... Suffering in silence…
Suffering in silence… The stigma associated with mental illness, mistrust of the healthcare system, and fear of ‘putting my business in the street’ are some of the factors preventing Black Americans ... Runoff endorsements for March 15 election
Yes, there is an important election on Saturday. The March 15 election is to select Orleans Parish Sheriff, and Corner, as well to fill New Orleans Council at-large and District C ... Zulus’ 2014 festivities celebrate Nelson Mandela
It’s Carnival time and all eyes in the City That Care Forgot are on what has become one of Mardi Gras’ most popular attractions: The Zulu Social Aid and Pleasure ... Will new teaching standards lift achievement levels for minorities?
By George White Contributing Writer Editor’s Note: Louisiana and 44 other states this year are beginning to implement the new Common Core States Standards for instruction of English-language arts and math. The ... Grand jury fails to take action against homeowner who shot unarmed teen
An Orleans Parish grand jury has ended its six-month term without taking any action against a Marigny homeowner and City of New Orleans employee who shot an unarmed, teenage intruder ... Slaughter, La.’s pipeline controversy
By Mason Harrison Contributing Writer As much of the United States remains in the grip of unprecedented winter temperatures and record snowfall amounts, the price of natural gas has nearly doubled ... Some ‘government workers’ earning private-sector CEO wages
By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – The CEOs of some private firms that have taken over government functions are earning as much as $8 million a year, according to ...
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