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Chevy Chase Bank to Pay Minority Borrowers $2.85 Million

By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent   WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Chevy Chase Bank agreed to pay $2.85 million to Black and Latino borrowers, following allegations of discriminatory...

Credit CARD Act Saves Consumers Billions

By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist With 71 percent of consumers having at least one credit card, new research findings from two different sources show that the...

The Affordable Care Act and African Americans:

The Affordable Care Act –will help make health insurance coverage more affordable and accessible for millions of Americans.  For African Americans, like other racial and ethnic...

Cost, fear, lack of information may limit CPR usage for urban minorities

DALLAS— Cost, fear and a lack of information are barriers for minorities in urban communities to learn and perform CPR, according to new research in...

Shooting of Unarmed Black in N.C. called ‘Murder’

By Cash Michaels Special from to the NNPA from The Carolinian   CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The president of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg NAACP says the tragic death of an unarmed...