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Rising to the Top: 10 Years After Katrina

A flooded high school takes an innovative, practical approach to meeting its students’ needs 10…

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10 Years Post-Katrina

Black New Orleanians ask, "Where are we now?"

Ten years after Katrina, the Urban League of Greater New Orleans holds a conference to…

By Robin White Goode

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Crystal Lani Kitt Charged $900,000 In BP Oil Spill Fraud

The Washington, D.C.-area woman was arrested on charges of making fraudulent claims related to the 2010 BP Oil spill.

A woman by the name of Crystal Lani Kitt was arrested by federal agents on…

By Kevin L. Clark (@KevitoClark)

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Where Will Money From the BP Oil Settlement Go?

Oil giant has come to financial terms, but where will the money go?

Projections for the settlement funds from BP.

By Ashley R. Harris

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Katrina +5: Billions of Dollars Later, La. Has Made Strides

Despite evidence of progress on the anniversary of Katrina, recovery is still a learning process

On August 29, 2005, the United States experienced the greatest natural disaster in the nation’s…

By Joyce Jones

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Government, Scientists Differ on BP Oil Spill’s Lasting Effects

Evidence found of deepwater oil, which could present long-term threat to marine life

Rep. Ed Markey (D-Massachusetts), chairman of the House Energy and Environment Subcommittee, grilled government scientists…

By Joyce Jones

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Oil Spill Cleanup Scams

From bogus stocks to fake job opportunities, don�t let con artists get away with your cash

Whenever there’s an opportunity, scammers often find a way to use their dirty little tricks…

By Sheiresa Ngo

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Schweitzer Wants MT Oil On Canadian Pipeline

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer said Wednesday that he wants oil companies…

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How to Position Yourself As an Industry Authority

To build your authority, you’ll need a continuous message that tells the world who you…

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‘I See You’: The Power and Beauty of Building Multiple Tribes of Professional Women

Women that make the time to find their tribes of professional sisters have a competitive…

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