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Rap and business mogul, Jay-Z, has launched a new investment fund with the intentions to help expand the ever growing number of minority marijuana entrepreneurs.  The cannabis industry has been booming over the last several years and the opportunities for minorities are endless. But as the story often goes, minorities don’t always have the funds […]

Ohio

  Unemployed Ohioans might be looking forward to receiving some extra benefits over the next few months. The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services, ODJFS, just announced Monday that Extended Benefits will be available to people who have used the maximum 26 weeks of regular unemployment benefits, as well as, the 13 weeks of […]

Houston hip hop legend in the making, Travis Scott, clearly has numerous bags secured. The rapper just dropped millions on a super dope new house in the hills. According to TMZ, Travis paid $23.5 million in cash for his new ridiculously luxurious mansion out in Brentwood, California. The compound boasts 16,700 feet with 7 bedrooms […]

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Nationwide is taking a stand and making sure to join in on efforts to fight racism and social injustice. The company is making a $1 million, multi-year investment to support local and national programs dedicated to foster social justice, combat racism and promote economic empowerment. CEO, Kirt Walker said, “At Nationwide, we believe that racism […]

The living legend himself, Magic Johnson, has tapped in to his giving heart to make sure he does his part to help Americans recover from our COVID crisis. Johnson is focusing on assisting minorities and women-owned businesses that have suffered due to the coronavirus pandemic. He has pledged $100 million through his insurance company to […]

Caribbean queen, Rihanna is no stranger to philanthropic and humanitarian work. She often comes to aid people in need all over the world, whether its with her own two hands or through her charity, the Clara Lionel Foundation (CLF). The CLF, named after her beloved grandparents, was founded back in 2012 and works to support […]

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On Christmas Eve, Rev. Dr. Julia Wharff Piermont made the announcement that the church would help households who have medical debt the church raised $15,000 for about 1,200 families in Franklin County. They worked with “RIP Medical Debt” The national nonprofit takes donations from places like churches, purchases debt for pennies on the dollar, and […]

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A new $25 million plan is targeted at acquiring and preserving affordable housing in the Linden area while paying for business loans and health services in a neighborhood that has struggled for years. “It sounds like a lot of money. But when it comes to the needs of the neighborhood, it really isn’t,” said Lawrence […]

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  Google is bringing a new facility and so much more to Ohio! The tech giant broke ground on its $600 million data center in New Albany just yesterday! Although it was more of a celebration than ground break, officials are very pleased to move forward with the project. The new facility is coming in […]

  By popular demand Wendy’s decided to bring back one of it’s all time favorite menu items, the spicy chicken nugget. The 2017 discontinuation of the nuggets had fans of the fast-food favorite asking, “Where’s the poultry?” As of Monday, the spicy nuggets are back! This time Wendy’s is doing some major giveback to the […]

Ray J is still making some major money moves, taking things a step further in the weed market and adding another title to his impressive business resume. The singer and entrepreneur invested $5 million into his own cannabis company, but now not only is he growing his own start-up, but he’s also become the Chief […]

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A pair of Amazon delivery drivers have been securing themselves some serious bags! Two drivers have gotten caught all the way up taking some serious “employee discounts!” In an attempt to finesse the system, they’ve been busted for their involvement in a $10 million theft ring of stolen goods from Amazon. According to a search […]