Business & Economy

In a 235-189 vote on Friday, the House officially passed the CROWN Act making hair discrimination illegal nationwide.

A new study illuminates the value each HBCU provides to the specific communities in which they're located and accounts for racial disparities that hurt Black earnings.

*Major League Soccer has joined forces with several Black-owned banks in an effort to help economically disadvantaged neighborhoods.

If it’s one thing we love, it’s definitely a good mani-pedi! That’s why we were super excited to pop up to Nails By Boogie Nail Spa for this week’s female business take over. Related: Female Business Take Over Spotlight: Nbeauty Inc Salon & Spa Located in North Philly, the lush nail spa sits on the second […]

Madam C.J. Walker's legacy will continue to live on, thanks to the release of a self-titled haircare collection spearheaded by her great-great-granddaughter, A'Lelia Bundles.

Emeline King, Ford Motor Company’s first Black woman car designer, has penned an autobiography about her barrier-breaking journey.

Pamela Culpepper has made history as the first Black woman appointed to serve on Prada’s Board of Directors.

While some politicians seem to think 90's nostalgia reboots mean bringing back tough-on-crime rhetoric, evidence suggests that addressing persisting economic disparity is one way to reduce gun violence.  

Style definitely runs in the Union-Wade family as Gabrielle Union's daughter, Kaavia James Union-Wade, has just launched her own clothing line with children's retail brand, Janie and Jack.

Starbucks on Tuesday announced that it will be increasing the prices of its products in 2022, citing rising inflation, supply chain disruptions and increasing labor costs, according to a statement by the company.

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Bank of America today announced significant changes to its overdraft services, including plans to eliminate non-sufficient funds (NSF) fees beginning in February, and to reduce overdraft fees from $35 to $10 beginning in May. The company will also eliminate the transfer fee associated with its Balance ConnectTM for overdraft protection service in May. These and […]