Op-Ed

Right-Wing Gets it Wrong

By George E. Curry NNPA Columnist If you ever doubted that conservatives were sore losers, the recent Senate election in Mississippi should remove all doubt. After complaining for a half century about Blacks not voting  for Republicans, African Americans did just that in the GOP […read more]

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Op-Ed

Ask Alma

By Alma Gill NNPA Columnist   Affair with a Coworker Dear Alma, I had an affair with a coworker that led to the demise of my marriage. Biggest mistake of my life. I feel as though I am getting the short end of the stick […read more]

Business

Showboat Atlantic City to Close Aug. 31

Jessica Parks, Suzette Parmley, Amy S. Rosenberg, and Jacqueline R. Urgo Special to Philly.com from The Inquirer   ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (Philly.com)—Showboat Atlantic City hotel and casino will shut down Aug. 31, Caesars Entertainment announced Friday, citing declining revenue, increased competition and a high tax […read more]

Press Room

Talking About Money Difficult For LGBT Investors, According to Wells Fargo Study

    Media: Matt Hurwitz 415-396-6964 Matthew.s.hurwitz@wellsfargo.com @MattHurwitzWF   Sarah Tonigan 505-818-7480 Sarah.h.tonigan@wellsfargo.com @SarahToniganWF   Talking About Money Difficult For LGBT Investors, According to Wells Fargo Study Fewer Than Half In Same-Sex Marriages Seek Professional Guidance, Despite Ongoing Confusion Around Current Marriage Laws And Regulations […read more]

Technology

Why We Text and Drive

By Steven Ivory Special to the NNPA from the Houston Forward-Times While sitting at the light on a backed-up Los Angeles freeway exit ramp one morning, I noticed that one out of every three drivers getting onto the freeway on the other side of the […read more]