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Black Beauty Supply Store opening conference dates announced

Beauty Supply Institute, which trains aspiring and existing beauty supply store owners, will hold their next conference on March 15, 2014 at the Westin Houston Airport Hotel in Houston, Texas. Atlanta, GA (BlackNews.com) — Beauty Supply Institute has trained thousands of aspiring and existing beauty supply store owners in a sector that is highly competitive and dominated by the Asian community. It trains individuals through online courses, consulting, do-it-yourself materials, a 9-month program and conferences.

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NoWait App Allows Pittsburgh Diners to Get in Line With Their Phones

Pittsburgh Startup NoWait Launches App to Help Feed Fans Quickly During the City’s Big Upcoming Sports Weekend As thousands of people prepare to head to the North Shore for this weekend’s jam-packed sports weekend, the Pittsburgh-based tech startup NoWait is making sure no fan in the area will go hungry with the launch of their new consumer-facing app, which allows diners to remotely add their names to restaurant wait lists and dramatically reduce their wait time.

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Rainbow PUSH Global Automotive Summit focuses on economic parity

Reverend Jesse L. Jackson, Sr GM President of North America Mark Reuss and Toyota Engineering & Manufacturing President and CEO Simon Nagata to Discuss Diversity DETROIT, MI – With more than 22 percent of the new vehicles purchased by ethnic consumers, economic parity has become more important than ever in the sustainability and growth of automotive suppliers, dealers and vendors. Economic parity redresses the relationship with the automotive industry and its consumers, and builds the business case for reciprocity with OEMs. The Rainbow PUSH Automotive Project, an initiative of the Citizenship Education Fund (CEF), proudly announces its lineup of speakers at the 14 Summit occurs Wednesday, October 2, 2013, at the MGM Grand Detroit Meeting & Events Center, 1777 Third Street, Detroit, MI 48226.

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CNN ANDERSON COOPER 360 INTERNSHIP SEEKS NEW APPLICANTS FOR FALL 2013

Nationwide (BlackNews.com) — CNN is seeking summer interns for its news show, Anderson Cooper 360. Interns gain insight into the editorial process and strengthen their research skills while contributing to the show and participating in futures meetings. In production, interns learn how to transcribe tape, use the various CNN databases, write for air and work with producers from story inception to finished package. Interns will have the opportunity to accompany producers on stories in the field.

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Postal Service issues March on Washington stamp

Rep. John Lewis, Gabrielle Union and Thousands of Americans Help Unveil the 1963 March on Washington Stamp Artwork with a Virtual Stamp Mosaic WASHINGTON, Aug. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Equality has a stamp of its own today as the U.S. Postal Service introduces the 1963 March on Washington limited-edition Forever stamp to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the historic milestone. For the first time, the Postal Service unveiled the stamp artwork with the help of people across the country. Throughout this month, individuals added their photo to the March on Washington stamp on the U.S. Postal Service’s Stamps Facebook page to help reveal a small piece of the stamp. During today’s First-Day-of-Issuance ceremony at the Newseum in Washington, DC, actress Gabrielle Union added her Twitter profile photo to the mosaic to reveal the final piece of the 1963 March on Washington stamp.