These doors are coming down

Fifth Third Bank will remove two high-security doors at its branch in Auburn Gresham. This follows a string of protests where activists said the...

NAACP lifts American Airlines Travel Advisory

The NAACP, the nation’s foremost civil rights organization, announced on July 17 it has lifted its travel advisory against American Airlines. The organization issued...

Siebert’s Gary Hall to chair MSRB Board of Directors

The Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board (MSRB) announced recently that Gary Hall, Senior Managing Director, National Head of Investment Banking and equity partner at Siebert...

JPMorgan Chase expands Entrepreneurs of Color Fund

Building on the success of the Entrepreneurs of Color Fund in Detroit, JPMorgan Chase today announced an expansion of the fund’s model to support...

Harold Mays appointed to State Lottery board

Gov. Bruce Rauner appointed Harold Mays to the position of interim acting director of the Illinois State Lottery. He also appointed Matthew However to...

GAO Report Finds Federal Agencies Spend Very Little of their Advertising...

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire  Over the past five fiscal years from 2013 to 2017, federal government agencies have spent approximately $5 billion in...

Gary/Chicago International Airport’s commitment to safety was on full display

Click on image to watch the 2018 GYY Triennial Training Exercise Recap videoOn June 22 the Gary/Chicago International Airport (GYY) held a joint, full...

Congratulations to the 2018 ABFF Greenlighters Academy fellows

The American Black Film Festival announced the five students selected as fellows for this year's ABFF Greenlighters Academy. The second annual event, sponsored by Turner, is...

Black Workers Need “Real” Not “Fake” Paid Family Leave

By Melanie L. Campbell and Jennifer Tucker When Dorcas, a home health aide living in New York, learned of her mother's illness, she used most...

Nike kicks off summer with reunion of local student athletes

By the end of June, it’s safe to say most students will be well on their way to enjoying some kind of summer vacation....