Thursday, June 4, 2020

Marketing hits, misses: From Kaepernick to IHOP name change

BY DARCEL ROCKETT CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS Colin Kaepernick’s Nike advertisement was on top of a building in Union Square,...

Tampa organization to help nearly 45 business owners thrive

The Tampa Hillsborough Action Plan (THAP) has launched a new initiative titled PITCH (Push, Improve, Teach, Challenge and Help). In its initial phase, the East...

6 keys to success in business and life

PHOTO COURTESY OF GETTY IMAGES Oftentimes, the best talent has multiple experiences to share and on which to reflect. NOVEMBER...

How theft ring stole drugs from hospital pharmacy

By the time Emory University Hospital Midtown reported its suspicions to law enforcement in 2013, some 2 million doses of opiates and other addictive...

How to avoid fees that bring billions in revenue to big banks

BY DAVID LAZARUS LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS To hear big banks tell it, this is a great time to be a bank customer. Most Americans — 61 percent...

Karlmark discusses life as Little Rock Nine student and beyond

ZBIGNIEW BZDAK/CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS Gloria Ray Karlmark, 76, who now lives in Sweden, is shown in Chicago on May 17. She was...

Keeping your finances fresh throughout the year

PHOTOS COURTESY OF GETTY IMAGES FROM FAMILY FEATURES  For many Americans, reaching and maintaining financial...

Economics, not electoral politics, is the key to success

I say once again that Black Americans must continue to recognize the importance of maximizing their economic...

Shooter kills 5 at business near Orlando

BY DAVID HARRIS AND MICHAEL WILLIAMS ORLANDO SENTINEL/TNS ORLANDO — Five employees were killed in a shooting at Fiamma, a business on North Forsyth Road near Hanging...

A WEEK TO REMEMBER

An even-tempered President Obama tries to keep a historic week in perspective, while foreign policy challenges remain. COMPILED FROM WIRE REPORTS WASHINGTON – Prodded to gloat...