Westbrook gets triple-double, Thunder beat Pelicans 109-104

NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana — Russell Westbrook continues to put his imprint amongst NBA Greats as he poured in 26 points, 15 rebounds and 13 assists to lift the Oklahoma City Thunder over the New Orleans Pelicans 109-104 on Sunday night – 10 points, six rebounds and four assists in the fourth quarter. “We got great…

Google starts taking payments for apps via Kenya’s M-Pesa service

KENYA, Africa — Google has expanded its payment service after it announced that it would be accept transfers in its Play apps and games store in Kenya through Safaricom’s mobile phone M-Pesa service to boost downloads. M-Pesa, which enables customers to transfer money and pay bills via mobile phone, has 27.8 million users in the…

LeBron James Wins Third All-Star Game MVP; Team Bron 148, Team Steph 145

LOS ANGELES, California — LeBron James captured his third All-Star game MVP honor, finishing with 29 points, 8 assists, and 10 rebounds as he led hand picked squad, Team LeBron, to a 148-145 victory versus Team Stephen in the 2018 NBA All-Star Game. He scored the go-ahead layup with 34.5 seconds to play. “It definitely…

‘Black Panther’ has record-breaking box office weekend

NEW YORK, New York — Marvel’s “Black Panther,” is expected to bring in an estimated $192 million for its first debut weekend in the United States and has grossed $361 million worldwide. The film is Marvel’s first directed by an African-American, set the record that belonged to F. Gary Gray and “The Fate of the…

Detroit Partners Break Ground on $ 8.3 million Livernois Neighborhood Project

DETROIT, Michigan — JPMorgan Chase, Capital Impact Partners, Michigan Economic Development Corporation, Invest Detroit and the Detroit Economic Growth Corporation (DEGC) today joined Mayor Mike Duggan and local property developer Matthew Hessler to break ground on an $8.3 million project located at 19031 Livernois Avenue. The revitalized building will act as a retail anchor and…

New Video: Wiz Khalifa – Captain

PITTSBURGH, Pennsylvania — Wiz Khalifa is the Captain in his new video. Inside the studio, Wiz let’s the game know he is no average entertainer.

Tech Innovator, Steve Wozniak Thrills at Nordic Business Forum in Stockholm

STOCKHOLM, Sweden —  STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN – Imagine scrolling through your collegiate commencement photo’s when you run across your classmate “Rocky The Raccoon Clark,” only to discover in the later part of your life, that he was actually one of the most Iconic Tech Innovators on the Planet? That was just one of the marveling folk tales…

Lauri Markkanen became the fastest rookie to hit 100 three-pointers

CHICAGO, Illinois — Bulls rookie Lauri Markkanen connected on his 100th three-point field goal in just his 41st career game on Monday, becoming the fastest in NBA history to hit 100 three-pointers in NBA History this season. (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)