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Business, Entertainment, Family Feud, Forbes, highest-paid TV hosts, Steve, Steve Harvey, Television, The Steve Harvey Show -

Steve Harvey is still raking in the big bucks despite reports that his talk show has been bumped from its time slot in some markets. Harvey nabbed the No.5 spot of Forbes‘ annual list of the highest-paid TV hosts and it looks like he will be more than fine no matter what the fate of […]

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Business, News, Raynell Steward, SupaCent, Top Stories -

This week, Raynell Steward, better known to her social media fans as SupaCent, just got another reminder of how powerful the internet can be.

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Apollo Theater, Business, CBS, Dick Parsons, NAAMHC -

If you don’t know, you’d better ask somebody who Dick Parsons is. Parsons, just named interim chairman of the board for CBS in the wake of the resignation of longtime chairman and CEO Leslie Moonves, was once called Captain Emergency. His name doesn’t ring a bell yet? Then you might remember Los Angeles Clippers owner […]

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Business, Diddy, DJ Khaled, Dr Dre, Drake, Entertainment, Jay Z, Kendrick Lamar, Lil Uzi Vert, Meek Mill, Music, Nas, Sean Combs, Soulja Boy, Travis Scott, Video -

  Forbes has released its annual list of hip-hop’s biggest earners and we were surprised by a few of the rappers on the list. As expected, Jay-Z topped the list by raking in a whopping $76.5 million thanks to the success of 4:44 as well as the Everything Is Love album he dropped with his wifey, […]

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Boston Celtics, Business, Entertainment, Harvard Business School, Kyrie Irving, NBA, Sports -

Kyrie Irving is heading to Harvard…sort of. The Boston Celtics guard has enrolled in Harvard Business School’s “Crossover Into Business” course this semester. The program is intended to help professional athletes for life during and after their athletic careers. The class is taught by Harvard Business School professor, Anita Elberse and is “built to help […]

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Business, Colin Kaepernick, Featured, News, Nike, Video -

  Nike fans are proving wrong the naysayers who predicted the sports retailer’s sales would slump after executives released a dramatic new promotion starring Colin Kaepernick. Since making Kaepernick the centerpiece of its newest “Just Do It” campaign, Nike’s online shoe sales have jumped up 31 percent, according to a report from Edison Trends, a San […]

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Business, Gun Violence, Gun Violence Prevention, Levi Strauss & Co, Mass Shooting, News, Video -

  It’s a brand that has been associated with the Old West and cowboy shootouts, but now American denim giant Levi Strauss & Co., is taking a different stance. On Tuesday, the clothing company announced that it is launching a series of new initiatives to benefit groups working to prevent gun violence. Levi Strauss’s CEO and president Chip Bergh wrote […]

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Business, Entertainment, Got Da Juice, T.I., Tiny Harris -

Tiny Harris isn’t just sitting around and supporting her husband T.I.’s career, she’s getting her own business together, […]

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Retired Los Angeles Lakers player Kobe Bryant has become the fourth largest investor in a sports drink […]

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Black Business, Business, Melanie Fields -

As an exotic dancer, Melanie Fields knew the importance of staying in shape and keeping her skin flawless. But it was taxing work. It meant working 12-hour shifts during the day and then dancing after dark for seven hours, seven days a week in Miami’s hottest clubs. READ MORE: CNN’s Don Lemon calls Donald Trump a racist […]

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Bedroom Kandi, Business, Entertainment, Kandi Buruss, Kandi Koated Cosmetics, Old Lady Gang, Real Housewives of Atlanta, RHOA, Rihanna, Todd Tucker -

Kandi Burruss’ business reign just won’t let up. “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” star already has a […]

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#BlackWomensEqualPay, #EqualPayDay, Alicia Garza, Black Women's Equal Pay Day, Business, Entertainment, Featured, Maxine Waters, News, Opal Tometi, Opinion, Patrisse Cullors -

Black Women Equal Pay Day exists because White women only make 80 cents for every dollar a white male worker makes, we are only pulling in 63 cents on that dollar.

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Business, Her Side, Kheris Rogers, News, Taylor Pollard -

A young girl who was bullied for years made haters her motivators and turned her […]

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MILWAUKEE (AP) — Community leaders working against disparities in the criminal justice system are greeting […]

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Black Entrepreneur, Business, Inspiration, Monday Motivation, motivational speaker, Schone Malliet -

Schone Malliet of the National Winter Activity Center, offers advice on the many barriers that can ultimately block your journey of success.

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Business, Carhartt, Detroit, Detroit Mercantile Co., Featured, Ibrahim Mission, Racism, Robert Stanzler -

Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged 50-year-old Robert Stanzler, owner of Detroit Mercantile Co., with misdemeanor assault and battery for spitting on security guard Ibrahim Mission.

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Business, Featured, Home Depot, Maurice Rucker, News, racist customer -

Home Depot offers to rehire Maurice Rucker, whom the company initially fired after he stood up to a customer yelling racist slurs at him.

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#PermitPatty, Black Entrepreneurs, Business, Featured, Jaequan Faulkner, News -

The city of Minneapolis flipped the script on a wannabe #PermitPatty by helping a 13-year-old black boy start a hot dog stand business.

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Cynthia Bailey isn’t one to back away from a business venture and the 51-year-old supermodel is […]

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Business, John Schnatter, News, Papa John's racist, Papa Johns, Video -

After resigning from the company, Papa John’s founder John Schnatter has now changed his mind and wants to clear his name.

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Business, Entertainment, Kandi Burruss, Old Lady Gang, Todd Tucker -

Kandi Burruss embarked on a major business venture of opening a restaurant a few years […]

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Business, Eurazeo Brands, Kylie Cosmetics, Kylie Jenner, National, News, Pat McGrath Labs -

Black-owned cosmetics company Pat McGrath Labs lands a $60 million investment deal with Eurazeo Brands has […]

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A New Orleans woman has secured her place in history as the youngest African-American woman […]

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Business, Richelieu Dennis, Shea Moisture -

Natural beauty brand Shea Moisture is making it their mission to provide entrepreneurial opportunities and support to women of color looking to start their own businesses.

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Business, John Schnatter, National, News, Papa Johns, Race -

NEW YORK (AP) — Papa John’s founder John Schnatter has resigned as chairman of the […]

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Business, John Schnatter, News, NFL, Papa John's racist, Papa Johns, Roseanne, Video -

  Papa John’s is back in hot water after reports surfaced that its founder and chairman, John Schnatter used the n-word during a conference call in May. According to Forbes, the call included the pizza chain’s executives and a marketing agency called Laundry Services and centered on preventing potential PR blunders like the one Papa […]

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Business, Entertainment, Khloe Kardashian, Kim Kardashian West, Kris Jenner, Kylie Jenner, Kylie Jenner billionaire, Kylie Jenner on FORBES, Stormi, Television, Travis Scott -

Kylie Jenner is gracing the cover of FORBES and the money magazine is singing her praises for being the youngest “self-made” billionaire in the business. We’re throwing major side-eye at the enormous reach that would constitute the cosmetics guru as self-made, but her rise to the top of the food chain is still pretty impressive. […]

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Amazon, Business, Featured, Money, Neo-Nazi, News, Paraphernalia, Politics, Profits, Racist -

The online retail giant is failing to adhere to its own policies by allowing the sales of the inflammatory products.

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$25.2 million in royalties, Business, Dr. Dre's Beats Headphones, Entertainment, News, Owes Ex-Partner $25.2M -

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A jury has found that Dr. Dre, music mogul Jimmy Iovine […]

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Business, dame dash lee daniels, Damon Dash, Diana Ross Sings Memories, Entertainment, Film, News Video, Precious movie, Roc-A-Fella Records founder -

Dame Dash effectively skewered producer Lee Daniels on Instagram Tuesday and now the Roc-a-Fella records co-founder is hitting the "Empire" creator with a $5 million lawsuit.

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