Minority business programs came to life as a compliance requirement for Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. States and corporations were given the word beginning in 1982, 18 years after the law passed. Some came willingly but ...October 13, 2014 | 11:17 a.m.
The spread of the deadly Ebola virus in Africa is a global health emergency. Countries around the world must join together to mobilize the resources, build the isolation units, supply the needed medicine, doctors, nurses and support personnel needed to ...October 13, 2014 | 11:11 a.m.
I’ve come to my senses and want to be back in the relationship I just left for no good reason. But I’m afraid my ex, who is very concerned with self-respect, will not allow herself to forgive me and get ...October 13, 2014 | 6 a.m.
Dr. Frank G. Pogue, who retired in June as president of Grambling State University in Louisiana, Oct. 9 was selected by the Board of Governors of Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education to serve as interim president of Cheyney University ...October 13, 2014 | 11:22 a.m.
His voice arrived first, deep and sonorous, prefiguring a man of enormous life and vitality, and such was the often imposing but impressive visage and physique of Geoffrey Holder, who many remember mostly from his promotion of Seven-Up “Uncola” commercials. ...October 13, 2014 | 11:31 a.m.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has finally emerged from his self-imposed witness protection program, held a press conference, and even attended a football game Sunday. Now that Goodell has come out of hiding, it is not clear that the NFL is ...September 29, 2014 | 5:46 p.m.