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.

Sep 02, 2014

15:57 ET

Race Forward: The Center for Racial Justice Innovation Logo. (PRNewsFoto/Race Forward: The Center for Racial Justice Innovation)

Sep 02, 2014

11:29 ET

Sep 02, 2014

09:49 ET

1966 Magazine cover (PRNewsFoto/1966 Magazine)

Sep 02, 2014

06:00 ET

Vanilla Puddin' Chardonnay co-creator, Gabrielle Union and 3-time NBA champion Dwayne Wade celebrate their union at Chateau Artisan in Miami Beach (PRNewsFoto/Vanilla Puddin')

Sep 01, 2014

06:00 ET

U R Curly Now Available Nationwide at Dollar Tree (PRNewsFoto/U R Curly)

Aug 29, 2014

21:59 ET

Start your career for life, today! Check out our newest Cumming, Georgia location and premier locations throughout Georgia! (PRNewsFoto/Georgia Institute of Cosmetology)

Aug 29, 2014

16:03 ET

Aug 28, 2014

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Aug 28, 2014

09:00 ET

Aug 28, 2014

09:00 ET

2014 Coors Light HBCU Football Classics. (PRNewsFoto/Coors Brewing Company)

Aug 28, 2014

08:30 ET

Aug 27, 2014

17:03 ET

Aug 27, 2014

13:25 ET

KEM Tops Multiple Charts With New Album Promise to Love Available Now (PRNewsFoto/Motown Records)

Aug 27, 2014

13:14 ET

Tom Joyner and Allstate return to Orlando this Labor Day weekend with events and concerts including The Jacksons, Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds, Tank, Syleena Johnson, Michael Baisden, Kandi Burruss, Porsha Williams and more! (PRNewsFoto/Allstate Tom Joyner Family)

Aug 27, 2014

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Aug 27, 2014

12:14 ET

AWCAA 10th Anniversary Gala | October 18, 2014 (PRNewsFoto/AWCAA)

Aug 27, 2014

06:15 ET

Aug 26, 2014

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Aug 26, 2014

13:38 ET

LeKair Natural Curls' avocado oil formula adds moisture, strength and shine to naturally curly hair. (PRNewsFoto/The Stephan Co.)

Aug 26, 2014

11:45 ET

U.S. Conference of Mayors.  (PRNewsFoto/U.S. Conference of Mayors)

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