The government's report Friday of an 8.1 percent unemployment rate equals the jobless number that the Obama administration has projected for the entire year.
FA Buy Black campaign was launched Friday to increase patronage of local businesses owned by African Americans.
African-Americans are more optimistic about their financial outlook next year than the general population is.
Erick Holder, the nation's first black attorney general, and the daughter of former segregationist Alabama governor, George C. Wallace, celebrated the Selma-to-Montgomery voting rights march Sunday.
The $787 billion stimulus has begun flowing into the economy, but President Obama isn't done selling its merits to Americans.