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.

Jan 28, 2016

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Jan 28, 2016

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Today, Barbie announced the expansion of its Fashionistas doll line to include three body types - tall, curvy and petite - and a variety of skin tones, hair styles and outfits. With these additions, girls everywhere will have infinitely more ways to play out their stories and spark their imaginations through Barbie.

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Jan 27, 2016

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Calibash 2016 Raises The Bar As The Most Successful Urban Music Concert In Los Angeles

Jan 27, 2016

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Jan 26, 2016

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Sisters of the Holy Family, New Orleans, La., cir. 1899.  It is the second order of African American Nuns founded in the United States.

Jan 26, 2016

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(L-R) Orlando Taylor, Fielding Graduate University's vice president of strategic initiatives and research, and Fielding President Katrina Rogers present Walter Bumphus with the inaugural Marie Fielder Medal at the Jan. 15 Santa Barbara launch of the Marie Fielder Center for Democracy, Leadership, and Education.

Jan 26, 2016

09:00 ET

National Survey reveals employed Americans attitudes and beliefs within the workplace.

Jan 25, 2016

06:02 ET

Chicago Leads National Average, New York And Los Angeles In Out Of Work, Out Of School Youth

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