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PBS Announces Black History Month Programming Specials

PBS' Black History Month programming includes special episodes of "Antiques Roadshow" and "Genealogy Roadshow," two new "Independent Lens" documentaries and an "American Masters" premiere, the network announced.

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African-Americans Outstrip Other Groups in U.S. for Real-Time TV Watching

African-Americans continue to exceed in real-time television viewing, watching nearly 45 hours per week.

That is about 14 more hours weekly than any other group, according to the survey titled "Powerful. Growing. Influential. The African-American Consumer 2014 Report" done jointly by Nielsen and Essence.

Meanwhile, 92 percent of African-Americans indicate they tune in to radio each week, listening more than 13 hours weekly on average.

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Study: African-Americans’ Financial Optimism Rising

With Black History Month celebrations wrapping up, a new study released today shows that African-Americans are optimistic about their financial futures.

According to the study, 41 percent say they are very good at managing money and 30 percent are confident selecting investment options.

Meanwhile most still believe in the American dream, with only 28 percent indicating their belief it is disappearing compared to 40 percent of the general U.S. public, according to the findings of Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company's (MassMutual) third biennial 2013 State of the American Family Study.

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