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L’Oreal USA Signs Agreement To Acquire Carol’s Daughter
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NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — L’Oreal USA announced today the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire Carol’s Daughter. Headquartered in New York City, Carol’s Daughter is a premier American multi-cultural beauty brand with a pioneering heritage in the natural beauty movement. Created by Lisa Price in 1993, the brand caters to a diverse, rapidly growing market and […]

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Xavier receives $19.6 million NIH award to enhance diversity in the biomedical workforce

NEW ORLEANS, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — This afternoon Xavier University of Louisiana received a $19.6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) as part of the national Building Infrastructure Leading to Diversity (BUILD) Initiative. Xavier will use the grant to expand the already thriving biomedical programs the historically black university offers its students. “Xavier is already number […]

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Thurgood Marshall College Fund Outraged at Delayed Implementation of Parent PLUS Loan Regulations Impacting over 28,000 College Students

WASHINGTON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The U.S. Department of Education plans to issue a statement this week regarding the release of the new Parent PLUS Loan (PPL) Regulation, which will become effective July 2015. “The delayed implementation of PPL regulations is as disturbing as the unlikely scenario of our government issuing a statement indicating they have a cure for […]

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Wells Fargo Donates $150,000 to Fight Ebola Crisis

For Immediate Release Contact Information Wells Fargo & Company Jim Nawrocki 415-222-1940 Jim.nawrocki@wellsfargo.com (BPRW) Wells Fargo Donates $150,000 to Fight Ebola Crisis – Contributions will support International Medical Corps efforts in Sierra Leone and Liberia – (BLACK PR WIRE) – SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) is donating $150,000 to International Medical Corps to help fight the Ebola […]

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Harold Hambrick, Jr., Community Treasure and President of the Los Angeles Black Business Expo BBX
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Contact; Vicki Phillips viphilli@sbcglobal.net (213) 700-6569 Harold Hambrick, Jr., Community Treasure and President of the Los Angeles Black Business Expo BBX) Harold Hambrick, Jr., President of the Los Angeles Black Business Expo (BBX), and the second largest African American-focused consumer show in the country has died. He was 71. As president of BBX, Hambrick took pride in showing off the […]

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