The U.S.S. Jacob Jones, sunk by a German submarine in 1917, was the first U.S. destroyer ever to be lost to enemy action.
A look at the latest results from last night’s primaries, and their larger meaning for the Republican Party.
The first United Nations ship to transport Ukrainian grain to the Horn of Africa since the start of Russia’s invasion has set sail from southern Ukraine, the World Food Program said.
Airbnb, Google Travel and a few other platforms have tweaked their search engines, and that means less slogging through pages and pages of results on everything from home rental options to flight routes.
By Kara Thompson, Special to the AFRO The entertainment and media industry in the United States is the biggest in the world at $660 billion, according to the International Trade […] The post AFRO spotlight: a look at 130 years of entertainment and culture appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
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Black businesses are an essential part of the economy. As one of the fastest-growing segments of the U.S. economy, Black businesses contribute an estimated $200 billion to the national economy […] The post A pathway for Black wealth: Tips for fueling business growth through planning and mentorship appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Tashi McQueen, AFRO Political Writer, Report for America Corps member Long before social media and 24-hour news networks, there were newspapers keeping people informed. And long before voting rights […] The post Politics and the AFRO: 130 years into the struggle for an equal democracy appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .