Congressional Black Caucus Chair G.K. Butterfield and Rep. Yvette Clarke have announced a new Congressional Caucus on Multicultural Media that will "focus on the state of diversity and inclusion in the media and in the telecommunications industry."
What is the biggest obstacle to Blacks' economic development? The historical data shows it is us.
The late Marion Barry regularly championed a solid summer youth job program, and the one in the District named for the beloved "mayor for life" has been key in providing young individuals with enriching and constructive employment experiences through subsidized ...
Never one to complain or to shy away from a problem, Russell Simmons never hung his head despite mounting — if unfair — criticism that rocked the music impresario when his innovative prepaid RushCard experienced a glitch last fall that ...
MGM National Harbor revealed Monday the designs for its premier suite offerings at the $1.3 billion resort set to open by year's end.
The White House announced that D.C. has been selected as a Summer Impact Hub in President Obama's Summer Opportunity Project, which aims to increase employment prospects for youths.
The DC Taxicab Commission has announced a pilot program in partnership with Delivery.com to offer consumers additional access to on-demand delivery of food, laundry and other goods and services.
Hardly anyone in America disputes that slavery is wrong. But hardly anyone dares to discuss righting the wrongs of slavery and legacy of injustices it brought about.
The Black unemployment rate ticked down from 8.9 percent in March to 8.8 percent in April and Black men showed gains in the labor market, according to the latest jobs report from the Labor Department.
Google, the internet's leading search engine, announced that effective July 1 it will ban ads for payday loans and other loan products that require full repayment within 60 days.
Donald John Trump is a roguish charmer. A pugnacious bully that tells it like it is.
Pepco announced Tuesday a handful of changes to streamline the process for D.C. and Maryland customers to install solar panels on their rooftops for electrical generation.
More than 75 local entrepreneurs were given the chance to get their feet wet Tuesday during the Prince George's County Economic Development Corporation's inaugural "Dolphin Tank" networking event at the county's Department of Housing and Community Development headquarters.
We have heard that Prince did not prepare a will. We will never know why not.
As a nation prepares to elect a president, a new Congress and scores of state and local officials, recent enforcement actions suggest that instead of many businesses and corporations complying with fair lending laws for consumers, huge settlements continue for ...