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Jun 19, 2018, 09:00 ET AT&T Hello Lab Reprises Inclusive Filmmaker Mentorship Program; Emmy® Award Winner Lena Waithe Joins Common and More

AT&T* announced the 2018 lineup of mentors and mentees for its diversity-focused Hello Lab Mentorship Program. In its second year, the...


Jun 18, 2018, 09:00 ET Chronicled and OCEASOFT Strategic Partnership to Deliver Blockchain-Integrated Bluetooth Temperature Monitoring Solution in Life Science Industry

Chronicled, Inc. a smart supply chain solutions company based in San Francisco, CA, and OCEASOFT, a data logging company based in Montpellier,...


Jun 18, 2018, 09:00 ET La sociedad estratégica entre Chronicled y OCEASOFT ofrecerá una solución Bluetooth de control de la temperatura con cadena de bloques integrada para la industria de las ciencias de la vida

Chronicled, Inc., una compañía de soluciones inteligentes para la cadena de abastecimiento con sede en San Francisco, California,...


Jun 13, 2018, 15:00 ET Chumash Return Ancient Remains to the Channel Islands

The Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians (Chumash Tribe) has returned the ancient remains of a Native American man who died 10,000 years ago, known...


Jun 06, 2018, 13:00 ET Tribal and Labor Leaders Call on CAP Board for 90-Day Pause on Power Purchase Decisions

Citing a statutory and fiduciary obligation to take power only from the Navajo Generating Station (NGS), the Navajo Nation, the Hopi Tribe and the...


Jun 06, 2018, 08:49 ET Goldcorp Signs Agreement with Three Ontario First Nations

Significant Milestone in Development of Borden Gold, Canada's First All-Electric Underground Mine VANCOUVER, June 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -...


Jun 05, 2018, 13:57 ET MEDIA ADVISORY: Press Conference: Chairman Chaudhuri and Commission to Announce Indian Gaming's 2017 Gross Gaming Revenues

Chairman Jonodev Osceola Chaudhuri, Vice Chair Kathryn Isom-Clause, and Associate Commissioner Sequoyah Simermeyer of the National Indian Gaming...


May 31, 2018, 12:40 ET Texas Appeals Court Upholds $10.9M Jury Verdict in Deadly Choctaw Casino Bus Crash

A Texas appeals court has upheld a $10.9 million verdict against the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma, finding that jurors were correct in deciding that...


May 29, 2018, 14:00 ET Melissa Harris-Perry and James Perry Join People's House Project

People's House Project (PHP), an organization that recruits and supports House candidates with working-class backgrounds, announces the addition of...


May 21, 2018, 08:00 ET Lumbee Film Festival Presents Films by American Indians

The first ever Lumbee Film Festival showcases bold, original new films made by American Indians, especially members of the Lumbee Tribe living in...


May 18, 2018, 09:00 ET Chronicled Named San Francisco's Best Tech Company of 2018

Chronicled is honored to have been named San Francisco's Best Tech Company of 2018 by SF Weekly, a San Francisco Media Company publication. The...


May 18, 2018, 09:00 ET Nombran a Chronicled mejor compañía de tecnología de San Francisco de 2018

Chronicled tiene el honor de haber sido nombrada Mejor Compañía de Tecnología de San Francisco de 2018 por SF Weekly, una publicación de San...


May 16, 2018, 14:13 ET Broadway Angels y Chronicled convergen para impulsar el crecimiento de los ecosistemas de la cadena de bloques y la cadena de suministro con una inversión en títulos de la pre-Serie A

Chronicled, Inc. anunció una inversión por parte de Broadway Angels en el financiamiento de la pre-Serie A de la compañía. Chronicled, firma de...


May 16, 2018, 09:00 ET Broadway Angels and Chronicled Aligned for Growth Phase of Blockchain and Supply Chain Ecosystems with Pre-Series A Investment

Chronicled, Inc. has announced an investment by Broadway Angels in the company's pre-Series A financing. Over the past year, Chronicled, a...


May 14, 2018, 13:12 ET Coalition of Illinois Utilities Opens Doors for Diverse Suppliers in 2017

Charter members of the Illinois Utilities Business Diversity Council (IUBDC) spent a combined total of more than $1.25 billion on goods and...


May 10, 2018, 07:01 ET Equality Health Adds Healthcare Icons to Strategic Advisory Board with Addition of Jacque Sokolov, M.D., and Jean-Pierre Millon

Equality Health, an Arizona-based organization pioneering healthcare delivery to underserved and diverse populations, announced it has appointed...


May 09, 2018, 16:30 ET Enbridge Reinforces Regulatory Case on Line 3 Replacement Project

Exceptions filed to Minnesota Public Utilities Commission Docket CALGARY, May 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Enbridge Inc. (TSX: ENB) (NYSE: ENB) and...


May 09, 2018, 16:23 ET Racing with Tradition

"Indian Relay is a true test of horsemanship," shares Wayne Smith, Blackfeet Tribal Member. "It's something that has progressed in contemporary...


May 08, 2018, 06:10 ET Newman's Own Foundation Forms Native American Nutrition Cohort With First Convening in Santa Fe, New Mexico

Newman's Own Foundation, founded by the late actor and philanthropist Paul Newman, today announced the formation of a Native American Nutrition...


May 03, 2018, 16:17 ET Tribal Leaders and United Mine Workers Call on Central Arizona Project Board to Show Good Faith in NGS Power Negotiations with Interested Investors

The Hopi Tribe and United Mine Workers of America today demanded that the Central Arizona Project (CAP) Board begin negotiations on a power...


May 02, 2018, 09:00 ET ADP Earns Top 10 Spot on 2018 Top 50 Companies List from DiversityInc

ADP® ranked in the top ten of the 2018 DiversityInc® Top 50 Companies for Diversity list taking the fifth spot. This marks the ninth...


May 01, 2018, 13:00 ET Hopi Tribe, United Mine Workers And Peabody Seek Judgment Affirming CAP's Legal Obligation To Purchase NGS Power

Because federal law compels the board of the Central Arizona Project (CAP) to purchase power for its aqueduct system from the Navajo Generating...


Apr 30, 2018, 22:40 ET Tr'ondëk Hwëch'in and Goldcorp Sign Collaboration Agreement

Significant Milestone in Development of the Coffee Mine in the Yukon VANCOUVER and YUKON, April 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - GOLDCORP INC. (TSX: G,...


Apr 30, 2018, 18:10 ET Rock Gap Engineering Conducts BIA Schools Energy Audit

Rock Gap Energy Services has begun the first phase of assessment by evaluating the energy consumption at five Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA)...


Apr 30, 2018, 16:00 ET Health Care Service Corporation's 2017 Social Responsibility Report Demonstrates Commitment to Members and Communities in Action

In its 2017 Social Responsibility Report released today, Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC), the nation's largest customer-owned health...