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M&F Bancorp Acquires Mutual Community Savings

Chairman eyes other buyout deals in the southeast

Hot on the heels of the pending acquisition of Mutual Community Savings Bank Inc. (MCSB)…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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Dow Changes on the Horizon

Index adds financial and energy companies

Beginning Feb. 19, 2008, The Dow Jones Industrial Average will open with two new component…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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In It to Win It

The presidential front-runners prepare for battle

The presidential front-runners prepare for battle

By Joyce Jones

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Super Tuesday Reveals No Winners

Sens. Clinton and Obama still locked in a heated race

Super Tuesday was a night filled with close calls, predictable outcomes, and a few reminders…

By Joyce Jones

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Taking It to the States

Candidates gear up for Super Tuesday

It’s starting to feel a little like November as the presidential primary process goes national…

By Joyce Jones

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Blacks Still Reacting to Bush’s State of the Union Address

Many echoed the sentiment that the speech was rehashed

Reactions to President George W. Bush’s final State of the Union address have been mixed.…

By Hamil R. Harris

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Lloyd Trotter of GE Leaving to Join Private Equity Firm

Will help GenNx360 Capital Partners build up its portfolio companies

E’s top-ranking African American executive, Vice Chairman Lloyd G. Trotter, 62, is closing the door…

By Tamara E. Holmes

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Obama Wins South Carolina

Clintons smear campaign backfires

At the end of a week of heated exchanges, veiled racial comments, and charges of…

By Joyce Jones

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Dirty Debate

Democratic candidates battle each other on a national stage

Democratic candidates battle each other on a national stage

By Joyce Jones

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Office Watch

Deciding to install computer-monitoring software is no longer a tricky decision

Big Brother may be watching. To increase employee productivity and combat online loafing in the…

By Kaylyn Kendal Dines

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Black Enterprise Endorses Obama for President

Founder, Chairman & Publisher Earl G. Graves states his case

Earl G. Graves, Sr. unequivocally endorses Barack Obama to be the next president of the…

By Earl G. Graves, Sr.

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Former Football Pro Closes Doors to Car Dealership

Lincoln-Mercury dealership of Aeneas Williams Automotive Group was performing poorly

Lincoln-Mercury dealership of Aeneas Williams Automotive Group was performing poorly

By Brenda Porter

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Sowing Seeds For Financial Freedom

Our experts helped financial fitness contest winners grow their assets

Diligently tending to your finances can yield big rewards even in a short period…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Giving The Very Best

It's the level of thought that really counts

Membership Privileges
For benefits close to home, DirecTV Titanium membership promises to keep sports…

By Sonia Alleyne

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No Longer A Mystery

Lisa Jones Johnson makes time for her true calling

The biggest mystery behind Lisa Jones Johnson’s debut novel, A Dead Man Speaks…

By Sonia Alleyne

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Will New Orleans’ Black Businesses Bounce Back?

A year after Hurricane Katrina, black entrepreneurs are still struggling

The quick answer to the question of whether black businesses in New Orleans are…

By Iman A. Jefferson

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Business Advocates Applaud Maryland Law

Legislation allows the state to suspend contractors that engage in discriminatory practices

Minority business advocates are praising a new Maryland law that imposes stiff sanctions…

By Sonja Mack

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Blown Away By Katrina

Among the devastation were more than 60,000 black-owned businesses, including 19 B.E. 100s firms. Can these companies and the jobs they provided be restored?

In mid-September the Big Easy began to show the faintest signs of life. Floodwaters…

By Alan Hughes

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How To

T-Shirt Business

How to Start a Profitable T-Shirt Business

T-shirts are contemporary wardrobe staples for men, women, and children today. Building an online T-shirt…

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How to Invest in Cannabis Stocks

While some stocks in these sectors have been high fliers, even more have gone bust…

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