Business & Economy

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.

Good News

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.

Retail giant Walmart is not happy with music and fashion superstar Kanye West over what appears to be a nearly identical logo. The popular discount store chain “has filed a notice of opposition to a trademark” that Yeezy the man has filled for Yeezy the product. What is the reason?  A “likelihood of confusion” that […]

Deadline releases exclusive announcement that Insecure co-star and producer Natasha Rothwell has inked a multi-year overall deal with ABC Signature.


Nike along with 25 other companies made a combined $77 billion dollars over a three-year period with Nike accounting for $4.1 bill of the $77.

Celebrity News

Issa Rae has inked a multi-year production deal with WarnerMedia.

In a released statement, the company writes: "The decision to close was not an easy one...

A Second Stimulus Has Been Approved, Here's How Much You Could ReceiveAre second stimulus checks on the way?

Stores will remain open for now but will parents feel comfortable enough to go to parties?

The good news of the jobless rate dropping did not extend to Black workers as new data shows their unemployment levels ticked upward last month.