African American This category contains the latest news of special relevance to the African American community, including cultural and historical events, awards, scholarships and educational initiatives along with announcements of African American entertainment network events and premieres. Find releases regarding interviews with Black artists, athletes, and business and community leaders. Read reports based on studies about diversity in the workplace, multicultural achievement and issues in education. Also included are results of studies and research devoted to minority health concerns.

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Jul 29, 2014

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Television personality and style maven Angela Simmons has been named Brand Ambassador for Beautiful Textures, the leading innovator in hair care for women of color. (PRNewsFoto/Beautiful Textures)

Jul 29, 2014

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ETS logo.  (PRNewsFoto/Educational Testing Service)

Jul 29, 2014

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ETS logo.  (PRNewsFoto/Educational Testing Service)

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The RLJ Companies logo. (PRNewsFoto/The RLJ Companies)

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Last year's hosts, Rickey Smiley and Sherri Shepherd at the 29th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards. (Photo Credit: Moses Robinson/Linximages, courtesy of The FrontPage Firm) (PRNewsFoto/Central City Productions, Inc.)

Jul 23, 2014

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National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). (PRNewsFoto/NAACP)

Jul 22, 2014

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Discovery Communications Announces Acquisition of Espresso Education, the Leading Provider of Primary School Digital Education Content in the U.K. (PRNewsFoto/Discovery Communications)

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American Association of Blacks in Energy Logo (PRNewsFoto/AABE)

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American Association of Blacks in Energy Logo (PRNewsFoto/AABE)

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