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Baltimore DPW launches training initiative for diverse, small businesses to compete as prime contractors in city

By Megan Sayles, AFRO Business Writer, msayles@afro.com Mayor Brandon Scott and Department of Public Works (DPW) Director Jason Mitchell recently announced a new initiative to help minority- and women-owned small businesses compete as prime contractors with the city of Baltimore.  The two-phase DPW Unbundling Initiative will provide mentoring to local diverse businesses, which tend to

S.E.C. Charges Frank Founder Charlie Javice for Defrauding JPMorgan Chase – The New York Times

S.E.C. Charges Frank Founder Charlie Javice for Defrauding JPMorgan Chase  The New York Times Frank founder criminally charged with fraud over $175 million JPMorgan deal  CNBC Frank founder Charlie Javice criminally charged with financial fraud  Business Insider Frank Founder Faces Criminal Fraud Charges Over JPMorgan Deal  The Wall Street Journal Student loan startup founder Charlie Javice charged in $175M

Asian actors take on Barbie and Ken roles in first look at ‘Barbie’ movie – NBC News

Asian actors take on Barbie and Ken roles in first look at ‘Barbie’ movie  NBC News Barbie | Teaser Trailer 2  Warner Bros. Pictures Barbie Posters Reveal Characters  BuzzFeed Top WWE Star Cast in Margot Robbie’s “Barbie”  ComicBook.com Barbie fans ROAST Ryan Gosling in new trailer as they compare actor to Ellen DeGeneres  Daily Mail View Full Coverage on Google

Moderate Drinking Has No Health Benefits, Analysis of Decades of Research Finds – The New York Times

Moderate Drinking Has No Health Benefits, Analysis of Decades of Research Finds  The New York Times Drinking alcohol in smaller amounts a day may not help you live longer  CBS Boston Low-volume alcohol consumption has no impact on longevity  Boing Boing Moderate drinking does not have health benefits, new research finds  GMA Drinking for Your Health Isn’t Really a

Storms Threaten Region Hit by Tornadoes Just Days Ago – The New York Times

Storms Threaten Region Hit by Tornadoes Just Days Ago  The New York Times Much of Chicago area under Severe Thunderstorm Watch; south suburbs under Warning  ABC 7 Chicago Severe weather looms for parts of central Iowa  KCCI Des Moines Tornadoes, large hail, strong winds possible as strong thunderstorms sweep through KC  Kansas City Star Additional storms ahead through midweek  WISH

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Donald Lawrence, Yolanda Adams Reimagine Twinkie Clark’s “In Him There Is No Sorrow”

GRAMMY Award-winning producer, songwriter, and recording artist Donald Lawrence debuts a new single and music video, “In Him There Is No Sorrow,” honoring Twinkie Clark’s beloved song with a newly-recorded performance by Yolanda Adams. The chart-topping, legendary gospel maestro Lawrence has created this new single going out to gospel radio, teaming up with GRAMMY-winning gospel