Business & Economy

Congrats to Yo Gotti! He is now a co-owner of our Major League Soccer team, D.C. United! 

GRAMMY-winning Christian rap artist Lecrae is extending his career even further by becoming your next financial guru as host of a new six-part web series in partnership with Experian North America.

Ciara's new collection Lita By Ciara is a one-stop shop for all the luxurious items the stylish woman needs on a daily basis.

Will Smith has admitted to slacking on his training during the pandemic. He and Fitbit will be inspiring the people with new content around staying active. The Philadelphia native will now be one of the faces of the popular activity tracker. As part of the strategic partnership, Fitbit and Will have teamed up to create […]

It's World Princess Week! To celebrate, Disney shares more developments from its newest attraction inspired by the fan-favorite film Princess and the Frog coming to both Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort.

28-year-old Tamyra Mensah-Stock won her first Olympic gold medal in wresting, which comes with a nice side of tax-free prize money totaling up to $37,500. So, what does the girl holding the gold get herself with all that cash? Nothing actually — it's all going to her mom's big dream of opening up a food truck.

The holiday to celebrate the "independence" of Americans in the United States is often commemorated with an excessive amount of fireworks from backyard functions to large scale events like the Macy's Day parade. The question is: how much money is spent on fireworks each Independence Day? 

Including previously introduced proposals such as investments in infrastructure, jobs, childcare and early childhood education, the new Biden budget seeks to reposition Americans socially and economically.

Woman-owned businesses are growing twice as fast as all businesses across the country – and Black women are leading the charge. In this modern business boom, Black women account for 42% of new women-owned businesses—three times their share of the female population—and 36% of all Black-owned employer businesses. Many female entrepreneurs begin their journey outside […]

Rev. Al Sharpton recently caught up with Urban One CEO Alfred Liggins to discuss the company's branded casino proposals for the city of Richmond, Virginia.

Dr. Margaret Towolawi is the woman behind the first Black-owned direct primary care clinic in the state of Washington.

Five white farmers sued USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack in his official capacity, alleging reverse discrimination for granting federal aid to Black farmers, in particular.