Hundreds Celebrate as Nation’s African American Museum Nears Completion
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Hundreds Celebrate as Nation’s African American Museum Nears Completion

By Savannah Harris Special to the NNPA News Wire from HU News Service WASHINGTON —…

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NY Court Backs EMI Over Duke Ellington Royalties
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NY Court Backs EMI Over Duke Ellington Royalties

MICHAEL VIRTANEN, Associated Press ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The state’s highest court on Thursday sided…

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African-American Cowboy Crooner Herb Jeffries Dies
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African-American Cowboy Crooner Herb Jeffries Dies

JESSICA HERNDON, AP Film Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — Herb Jeffries, the jazz singer and…

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LaBelle, Knight and Cole Head to ‘After Midnight’ 
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LaBelle, Knight and Cole Head to ‘After Midnight’ 

MARK KENNEDY, AP Drama Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The lineup of pop stars keeps…

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Back in the Day – Today: Jeffrey Osborne
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Back in the Day – Today: Jeffrey Osborne

Jeffrey Osborne is all jazzed up. (Photo by Janice Malone/Tennessee Tribune) By Janice Malone Special…

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BUSINESS EXCHANGE: Banking on Black Banks
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BUSINESS EXCHANGE: Banking on Black Banks

By William Reed NNPA Columnist Starting during the 1930s, the Mitchells of Washington were close…

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