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The Washington metropolitan area is home to an estimated 8 million people and the seventh-largest in the country. This area nurtures hundreds of thriving Black businesses and is home to the most educated and affluent concentration of Blacks in the ...
Ford Motor Company is helping to kick off Black History Month by honoring African-American men and amplifying their accomplishments.
Pepco and Exelon executives told a roundtable and networking gathering of more than 160 D.C.-area business leaders that as a result of the two utility companies' proposed merger, local minority- and women-owned businesses will benefit from new and expanded opportunities.
As communities of color continue to suffer from financial stress, a new research report provides insights as to how the racial wealth divide is in large part created by policy trends that favor the well-to-do at the expense of the ...
Over past years, the Republican Party has struggled to attract Blacks' votes. So, what percentage of African-American voters can the Republicans count on in 2016? That result is seriously dependent on the Republicans' investment in this population.
City officials and the Skyland Town Center developer told frustrated Southeast residents Thursday they will continue to search for a retailer to replace Wal-Mart after the company announced it will not be building a store in Ward 7.
Wal-Mart, Coca-Cola, Nestlé and PepsiCo will collectively donate water to meet the daily needs of more than 10,000 school children in Flint, Michigan, for the remainder of 2016, the companies announced Tuesday.
Toyota demonstrated their commitment to reach minority consumers, winning 10 out of 20 top honors during the Diversity Volume Leadership Awards in Detroit, a few days before the North American International Auto Show opened to the public.
Hundreds of people turned out for the Radio One "Career Showcase" presented by MGM.
Fees deducted from millions of consumer checking accounts are making legal and financial news in early 2016. Banks are reaping billions of dollars on just one fee: overdraft.
In Prince George's County, Maryland — one of the United States' wealthiest majority-Black jurisdictions — the foreclosure crisis has hammered several solidly middle-class communities.
Many say that it's time to kick Andrew Jackson off the $20 bill and replace him with a caricature of Harriett Tubman. What say you?
The Washington Auto Show, one of the nation's top five auto shows, will host a 10-day world class event with cutting-edge exhibits, latest model cars and displays of historic vehicles. However, African-American auto dealer representatives will be noticeably absent.
Wal-Mart's announcement that it is backing out of plans to build two stores in D.C.'s Ward 7 effectively eliminated the creation of hundreds of local jobs and squashed hopes of millions of dollars in tax revenue coming into District coffers.