Billionaire Tony James(Black Stone, Executive Vice Chairman) To Discuss His New Book, U.S. Tax Cuts & More On May 24th @Deteconomicclub

DETROIT, Michigan – American Billionaire Tony James(Black Stone, Executive Vice Chairman) will discuss his new book,U.S. trade war fears, employment rates, the defecit, tax cuts and more with the Detroit Economic Club on May 24th, 2018 at the Westin Book Cadillac Hotel. Black Stone Groups Assets jumped 22% to a record $450 Billion and the…

Beyonce gives $100,000 to 4 historically black colleges

INDIO, California  — Following her historic performance at the 2018 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival by becoming the first Black woman to headline in the festival’s 19-year run — Beyoncé, through her BeyGOOD initiative, announced the four schools to receive the newly established Homecoming Scholars Award Program for the 2018-2019 academic year. The Universities, Xavier, Wilberforce, Tuskegee and Bethune-Cookman,…

Shaquille O’Neal is opening a $79 Million apartment tower in Newark, NJ

NEWARK, New Jersey — NBA Hall of Famer, Shaquille O’Neal, is bringing a 22-story apartment complex — called “Shaq Tower” to his hometown of Newark, New Jersey — as its first high-rise in more than 50 years. On Tuesday, O’Neal, was joined by Gov. Phil Murphy, Lt. Gov. Sheila Oliver and Mayor Ras Baraka to…

Naturalicious to Launch in Sally Beauty Stores

DETROIT, Michigan — Popular Black woman-owned brand, Naturalicious, is happy to answer the call, recently announcing that their all-natural hair care products will be making their way into select Sally Beauty stores. Naturalicious has now emerged as an exciting company to watch. “This is a dream; I literally started Naturalicious with practically nothing — only…

Author of ‘Brown Girl Dreaming’ Jacqueline Woodson wins ALMA Award

STOCKHOLM, Sweden — Jacqueline Woodson has been awarded the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award for Children’s Literature (ALMA) in Stockholm, Sweden. She became the fourth American recipient in the 16 year history of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial award. This is awesome! This is HUGE! I'm awake now. And smiling! Thanks @AlmaAward https://t.co/61pmoKiHZi — Jacqueline Woodson (@JackieWoodson)…

Louis Vuitton announced Virgil Abloh will head up menswear division

PARIS, France — Louis Vuitton has announced that Kanye West’s longtime creative director Virgil Abloh is the new artistic director of menswear at the luxury brand. The 37-year-old entrepreneur is the first African-American artistic director of a top French heritage house. He also arrives on the heels of Kim Jones, his predecessor, who is now…

Magic Johnson firm agrees to buy Detroit fairgrounds land

DETROIT, Michigan — Earving “Magic” Johnson, former NBA and Michigan State basketball star plans to redevelop property at the old Michigan Fairgrounds in Detroit under his Magic Plus LLC, which will buy about 16 acres (6 hectares) for just over $29,500 per acre from the Michigan Land Bank Fast Track Authority. On Wednesday, the authority’s…