Farming Is the Key to Economic Growth in the Black Community
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Farming Is the Key to Economic Growth in the Black Community

By Armstrong Williams (NNPA Newswire Columnist) It is clear that it when it comes to…

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Beyond the Rhetoric: EPA Stunts Economic Growth
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Beyond the Rhetoric: EPA Stunts Economic Growth

By Harry C. Alford NNPA Columnist   The Environmental Protection Agency is the “Air Police”…

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Rising Inequality Holding Back Economic Growth, Report Warns
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Rising Inequality Holding Back Economic Growth, Report Warns

GREG KELLER, Associated Press PARIS (AP) — The widening gap between haves and have-nots in…

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Businesses Reap Windfall from Cheaper Gasoline
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Businesses Reap Windfall from Cheaper Gasoline

Paul Davidson, USA TODAY   (USA Today)—Many businesses are boosting hiring and investments with the…

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UN Report: Demographic Shift Could Boost Growth
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UN Report: Demographic Shift Could Boost Growth

  LONDON (AP) — The United Nations Population Fund said Tuesday that changing demographics, mainly…

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Ebola Overshadows Significant Progress in Africa
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Ebola Overshadows Significant Progress in Africa

  By Lekan Oguntoyinbo NNPA Columnist This ought to be a season of hope for…

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S&P: Wealth Gap is Slowing US Economic Growth
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S&P: Wealth Gap is Slowing US Economic Growth

JOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Economists have long argued that a rising…

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Taxpayers Fund Corporate Tax Avoiders
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Taxpayers Fund Corporate Tax Avoiders

By Julianne Malveaux NNPA Columnist Last quarter’s rate of economic growth is good news, especially…

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U.S. Jobs Picture Improving, Manufacturing May be Slowing
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U.S. Jobs Picture Improving, Manufacturing May be Slowing

(Reuters) – The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment aid unexpectedly fell last…

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