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Red Bull introducing new flavors

Red Bull Introduces 3 New Flavors as Energy Drink Wars Heat up

New flavors look to compete with rival Monster

Experts believe the energy drink market will soon reach $11.9 billion valuation

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New Store Sells Expired Food to Low Income Families

Expired Food Offered to Poor Families by Former Trader Joe’s President

Store will sell food that's still safe to eat at a lower price

US supermarkets throw away tons of food while one in six americans goes hungry. One…

By C. Daniel Baker

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How I Made $100,000 From Home

Lower overhead and startup costs make these franchise options attractive

When Maxine P. Gill was laid off from her job as a sales and marketing…

By Tamara E. Holmes

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Horse Meat Traces Found in Taco Bell Beef

Taco Bell Finds Traces of Horse Meat In Its Beef Supply

Taco Bell is the latest brand hit by the horsemeat scandal

Taco Bell’s meat supply is the latest food chain to contains traces of horsemeat

By C. Daniel Baker

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Hilton Hotel Employee Sues Over Racist Slavery Mural

New Orleans Hilton Hotel Employee Sues Over Racist Slavery Mural

Employee calls mural "demeaning," wants it removed.

Should this 73-year-old mural be removed or stay as a reminder of the past?

By C. Daniel Baker

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Michael Winans Jr. Sentenced To Nearly 14 Years In Prison

Michael Winans Jr. Sentenced To Nearly 14 Years In Ponzi Scheme

Fraud targeted church members as well as friends and family

3rd generation member of the Winans family is sentenced for his role in a $4.7…

By C. Daniel Baker

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Obama Returns Portion of Pay to Show Solidarity with Workers

Sequester Cuts Already Hurting Small Businesses and Contractors

Half the jobs lost due to the Sequester will be from Small Business

The federal spending cuts known as the sequester are already hurting small businesses

By C. Daniel Baker

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Daymond John

Shark Tank’s Daymond John to Keynote InfusionCon 2013

InfusionCon brings over 2,000 small businesses together

In addition to other highly sought after industry leaders, the founder of FUBU will share…

By C. Daniel Baker

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Diddy and Mark Wahlberg Team Up For AQUAhydrate

Diddy has you covered, beverage wise.

Will you drink the water?

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5 Ways Your Website Is Driving Away Customers

Tips to keeping consumers engaged on your site

The most common website mistakes that drive your customers away.

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Majority Of Business Owners Hesitant To Visit Healthcare Exchanges

EmblemHealth Drops Small Business Insurance Plans

Move also reduces incentive for brokers to sell insurance

Small business insurance brokers reap $693 million a year in commissions, according to study.

By C. Daniel Baker

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budweiser

Anheuser-Busch Is Watering Down Brews Alleges Former Employees

Former employees claim watering down beer is "routine"

Former high ranking employees say beermaker sacrified quality to reduce costs

By C. Daniel Baker

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Lil Jon Teams Up With Zumba Fitness to Launch Zumba Nightclub Series

Lil Jon Teams Up With Zumba Fitness to Launch Nightclub Series

"Exercise in disgusie" parties hope to attract new customers

Capitalizing on his high energy brand, Lil Jon brings fitness to your local nightclub

By C. Daniel Baker

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Fashion’s Night Out 2013 Goes on Hiatus

Fashion’s Night Out is Cancelled for 2013 in NYC

The annual celebration of fashion will skip NYC in 2013

Fashion’s Night Out will be held in 30 other cities this year, but none in…

By C. Daniel Baker

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Researchers find Donkey Meat in Beef Burgers

Scientists Find Donkey & Other Mislabeled Meats in Beef Burgers

Scientists looking for horse meat uncover other animal meats

As the horse meat scandal continues, serious questions regarding food labeling are being raised.

By C. Daniel Baker

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Federal Officials Suspend Fung Wah Bus Line Over Safety Concerns

Federal Officials Suspend Fung Wah Bus Line Over Safety Concerns

Officials found "questionable" results in routine inspections

Authorities crackdown on charter bus companies after a horrific crash.

By C. Daniel Baker

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10 Reasons Why People of Color Should Care About Sequestration

10 Reasons People of Color Should Care About Sequestration

If a deal isn't reached, Sequestration will hit Americans, hard.

African-Americans & Latinos will be affected by budgets cuts if the Sequester happens.

By C. Daniel Baker

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Marijuana Entrepreneurs Face Excessive High Tax Rates Due to Old Laws

Another case of old laws hurting new industries

Laws set up to stop drug smugglers are hurting innovation in the “green revolution”

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Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Conference: Who’s Who: Brand Camp U CEO Hajj Flemings

The Gokit co-founder and brand strategist shares why the Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Conference is a can’t-miss event.

Flemings took a few moments to talk with us about the importance of personal branding,…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Have a Baby in 9 Months, Get a Free Ikea Crib.

IKEA Finds Horsemeat in Meatballs, Removes from Stores

Furniture giant becomes latest company in horsemeat scandal.

The scandal that began in Ireland in mid-January continues to affect brands

By C. Daniel Baker

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How To

Password Protect Your Flash Drive In Two Simple Steps

Flash drives, thumb drives, USB sticks: whatever you want to call them, they’re more than…

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Black Female Voice Actor on How to Break into the Lucrative Voice-Over Business

“The secret society [of the voice-over business] is due in part because it’s a career…

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