An Rx for poverty? A career in nursing

 Most of the growing health-care occupations are low-wage, but nursing offers a robot-proof path to the middle class By Caroline PrestonThe Hechinger Report Laquon Jackson receives help from his Introduction to the Health Care Professions instructor, Elizabeth Dalianis. Photo: Caroline Preston/Th...

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Beyond the Rhetoric

National Black Chamber of Commerce Holds Annual Conference in HoustonBy Harry C. Alford Yes, the 1980’s had it going on as far as Black business growth and development.  Much of that was due to adv...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 1 hour from now



Deon Taylor & Laz Alonso Talk About Traffik

SACRAMENTO – Sacramento director, producer and screenwriter, Deon Taylor has been honing his craft and making thought-provoking, independent movies for more than 20 years through his production company, Hidden Empire Film Group which he launched in 2000. Among Taylor’s many film credits...

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Cowboys release star WR Dez Bryant after 8 seasons

FRISCO, Texas (AP) – Dez Bryant never lived up to the big contract he signed with the Dallas Cowboys when he was among the best receivers in the NFL. If the franchise leader in touchdown catches is going to find his 2014 All-Pro form again, it will be with another team. The Cowboys released Bryant...

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