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News| Hurricane Katrina | Survey: Blacks Not Prepared For Natural Disasters
Posted June 5, 2006 – At the dawn of hurricane season, Americans aren’t as prepared as they think t...


News| Hurricane Katrina | Bush Takes His Shot at Blasting Gov't Inaction on Katrina
Do you believe we will be better prepared next time a disaster hits? Posted Feb. 23, 2006 – The fal...


Presidential Innovation Fellow Speaks on African-Americans and Technology
Presidential Innovation Fellow Derek Frempong, who works at the Department of Energy to develop new...


Report: Blacks Are Disproportionately Affected by Natural Disasters
The NAACP and others say that Black Americans are more severely affected by natural disasters such ...


Anxiety still rampant in Katrina kids, study says
Anxiety still rampant in Katrina kids | study says...


Uganda defends repatriation of 1,700 Rwandans
Uganda defends repatriation of 1 | 700 Rwandans...


Ebola Crisis in West Africa Worsens, Kills More Than 500
The outbreak across Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone has become the largest on record....


Why I Serve: Gregory Lorjuste, Deputy Director of Scheduling for Obama
Gregory Lorjuste, deputy director of scheduling for Obama, on his route to the White House....


Office of Minority Health Seeks to Improve Black Lives
During National Minority Health Month, BET.com looks at a department within the federal government ...


FEMA Asks Hurricane Victims for Money It Wrongly Mailed
FEMA is seeking to recover more than $385 million it says was improperly paid to victims of hurrica...


Hurricane Irene Batters East Coast
President urges people in Irene's path to take necessary precautions....


A State-by-State Look at the East Coast Superstorm
Hurricane Sandy is churning off the East Coast and is expected to join up with two other weather sy...


A State-by-State Look at the East Coast Superstorm
More than 7.5 million homes and businesses lost power and at least 18 people died as a result of Hu...


Is Haiti Prepared for Hurricane Season?
As Haiti embarks on what’s predicted to be an active hurricane season, questions on their readiness...